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Strong case for revisiting that EPA

Close to seven years ago, Caribbean countries entered a new relationship with Europe that promised to deliver significant benefits in support of economic…

How safe indeed are our homes?

Chartered structural engineer –– and, we may add, social activist –– Grenville Phillips II just recently advised that many modern storeyed houses across…

When comedy is surely not very funny

 The 20th century inventor and author Richard “Bucky” Fuller once said that human beings always did the most intelligent thing, but only after they…

We in media can’t let our guard down

We all know the feeling. You are at the end of a long journey; your flight has landed and all you want to…

Editorial – Of therapeutic value is our Crop Over!

There is no disputing life in Barbados has become more challenging with all the attendant stresses in recent years. It stems largely from…

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After a 16-year-old lad pleaded not guilty to a charge of unlawfully and maliciously wounding another youngster on August 27, Sergeant Theodore McClean requested that the accused be…

A future engineer or mobile app developer could be coming from the Junior Robotics Camp. Facilitated by the Caribbean Science Foundation (CSF), the four-week programme targeted nine-to-12-year-olds, giving…

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‘Five too many’

Conductor free to go

Over to CCJ

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Tiffany cakes for the sweet-toothed

Tiffany cakes for the sweet-toothed

Baking has always been her passion. Tiffany Hunte, of Vineyard, St Philip, has started to live her dream, having operated her Visions Of Sugar home-based…

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Barbados’ squash in good hands

Barbados’ outstanding performance at home during the just concluded 2015 Junior Caribbean Squash Championship has impressed veteran coach Carl Ince. Ince, currently the highest ranked coach at level…

Another FIFA official charged

The former chairman of an Argentina-based sports marketing business, one of 14 people indicted in a corruption case that has roiled the soccer world’s governing body FIFA, pleaded…

England up

Ian Bell struck his second half-century of the match to steer England to an eight-wicket victory over Australia at Edgbaston and take a 2-1 lead in the Investec…

Sprint queen

STOCKHOLM, Sweden –– Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce swept to victory in the Stockholm Diamond League 100m today with a 10.93 seconds triumph which sent out a powerful message to her…


If David can take down Goliath, so too can the senior Barbados netball team which has been placed in pool A with big guns Australia and New Zealand…

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For the first time since Opposition Leader Mia Mottley demanded that Prime Minister Freundel Stuart releases to the public, details of the agreement with Cahill…

Verbal battle over Credit Suisse escalates

Lie, what lie?

Follow our past leaders, says MP

Another lie


No snap elections

Stuart vows to protect country’s interest

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COLUMN – Fit for the road

With the annual Crop Over Festival currently in full swing, by now most revelers would have…

COLUMN – A safer way to smoke?

COLUMN – Herbal remedy

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Full force

As Crop Over 2015 enters the last lap, police are urging Barbadians to stay safe and…

Soca Royale on tonight

Accra for beachwear, lounger and rum punch

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TRINIDAD – Thousands for Anand

PORT OF SPAIN –– In what could be one of the largest awards in a defamation case,…

Four-year-old critically injured in shootout

Memo issued by Special Branch not a fake

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GUINEA – Vaccine ‘game-changer’

CONAKRY –– A vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus has led to 100 per cent protection…

SOUTH CAROLINA – Church shooter pleads not guilty

OHIO – Cop pleads not guilty