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QEH bug

Chronic lifestyle diseases, an ageing population, high patient expectations, and the political nature of healthcare have combined to place the Queen Elizabeth Hospital…

Chase remanded

Chase remanded

Murder accused Dwayne Omar Chase was not required to plead when he appeared before the District “A” Magistrates Court Tuesday. Chase, 34, of…

Samuel turns to crowdfunding to finance law studies

Samuel turns to crowdfunding to finance law studies

A suggestion has been put forward to prospective and current students of the University of the West Indies (UWI) to seek crowdfunding to…

Facelift for Lancaster House

Facelift for Lancaster House

The Government project which provides temporary housing for disaster victims is to undergo a facelift soon. China’s Ambassador to Barbados Wang Ke today…

PM: Better public transport and healthcare coming

PM: Better public transport and healthcare coming

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart is promising that better public transport and healthcare are coming, but at a cost, and that improved solid waste…

Not suicide

Not suicide

The coroner probing the death of 12-year-old Shemar Weekes today ruled that there was sufficient evidence to suggest that a crime had taken…

Tough road

Tough road

Dionna Browne is a small woman with a big voice, a huge health challenge and a strong will. The 32-year-old Browne was a…

St Michael men to pay court fines

St Michael men to pay court fines

Two men from Clapham, St Michael facing drug charges were ordered to pay fines or spend time at Her Majesty’s Prison Dodds when…

St Michael man charged with murder

St Michael man charged with murder

  Police have charged Dwayne Chase, 34, of Valerie, Brittons Hill, St Michael with murder. He is accused of taking the life of…



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When Barbadians go to the polls at the next general election to choose a government for the ensuing five years, it is more than likely that economic considerations…

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Jill of all trades

Jill of all trades

Name: Keren Hall                        Age: 36 Education: Erdiston Teachers’ Training College Barbados Institute of Management and Productivity University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Barbados Community…

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Young Badminton team in Aruba

Young Badminton team in Aruba

When Barbados’ junior badminton players hit the courts at the Caribbean Badminton Championships (CAREBACO) 2016, in Vondel Laan, Aruba, from Monday, Joshua Valere will be representing Barbados courtesy…

Belle captures Mr Barbados title

Belle captures Mr Barbados title

Veteran heavyweight Stevenson Belle flexed his way to the 2016 Mr Barbados title, when the Barbados Amateur Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation held its national championships at the Lloyd…

The curtains come down on 2016 Olympics

The curtains come down on 2016 Olympics

A blustery storm, a touch of melancholy and a sense of pride converged at the closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympics on Sunday as Brazil breathed a collective…

Play abandoned

Play abandoned

A wet outfield has caused the abandonment of the penultimate day of the fourth and final Test between West Indies and India at Queen’s Park Oval in Trinidad…

Silver for Jamaica in 4x400m relays

Silver for Jamaica in 4x400m relays

Jamaica’s men’s and women’s 4x400m relay teams both took silver in tonight’s final, to finish behind the United States. In the women’s race, Jamaica ran in 3:20.4 behind…

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Conference a boost for culinary arts

Conference a boost for culinary arts

The 2016 instalment of the Caribbean Junior Culinary Conference, now in its third year, opened yesterday with the…

Kendal Dairy top in quality

Teen Talent celebrates 40

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Stories of songs

Stories of songs

The performers of three nation-building songs were the big winners in this year’s Sweet Soca, Party…

Scrawl up plans for 2017

Stiffy celebrates with fans