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Is it failed, frayed or Fair Trading . . . ?

On January 2, 2001, the Fair Trading Commission (FTC) came into being. Its mission, proudly stated, was to be transparent and accountable, and…

Growing pains of labour

The trade union movement represents a key pillar on which modern Barbados and the Commonwealth Caribbean were built. From the labour unrest that…

The challenge of relevance for Dems at 60

The ruling Democratic Labour Party (DLP) concludes its annual conference this Sunday when president and political leader Prime Minister Freundel Stuart delivers the…

May the young be mindful ever of the old

May the young be mindful ever of the old

Listen to your father who begot you, and do not despise your mother when she is old. –– Proverbs 23:22. We can say…

Yes to COP’s words; no to circling wagons

Our research reveals that Acting Commissioner of Police Tyrone Griffith is no lightweight. Indeed, intelligence gathered is that the former Harrison College and…

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A burglary charge against a senior Nation newspaper journalist and another man was dismissed today. As a result, Associate Managing Editor Timothy McDonald Slinger and Don Winfield Harper…

The registrar of the state-owned Barbados Community College (BCC) has challenged the school’s board of management over its  “unilateral” decision to scrap the associate degree programme in nursing…

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Bail for Springer if prosecution not ready

Dash’s hope for Crime Stoppers

Murder accused remanded

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Ramon breathes life into antiques

Vintage piece, antique, family heirloom –– whatever you want to call it! Some household items –– especially furniture –– often outstrip their monetary worth with…

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Williams defeats Bertens in tough match

Serena Williams took another step towards her first calendar Grand Slam with victory over Kiki Bertens in the second round of the US Open today. The world number…

Barbados lose out on volleyball title

KINGSTON –– Jamaica won the 2015 Caribbean Zonal Volleyball Under-19 Championship, dethroning Barbados 25-22, 25-23, 25-16 to win the four-team tournament, their first in international volleyball at any…

Status update

PORT OF SPAIN –– West Indies coach Phil Simmons says he is in a much clearer position over the status of high profile players Dwayne Bravo, Chris Gayle,…

Brilliant Bishop

Veteran left-arm spinner Derick Bishop became the first bowler in 22 years to take all ten wickets in an innings in the top BCA league Championship as he…

Road tennis goes to NY

A large appreciative crowd was at hand to witness Mark “Venom” Griffith defeat Dario Hinds 21–14, 21–15 and 21–15 in the finals of the Cream of the Crop…

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‘Incoherent’  Opposition noises . . . , says Stuart

‘Incoherent’ Opposition noises . . . , says Stuart

Democratic Labour Party leader Prime Minister Freundel Stuart does not see his job as responding to calls for statements on various issues, but getting about…

BLP warns NIS is not Government’s ATM

Just for show

Stuart pokes fun at opposition

Mia’s wrath

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Let’s talk about sex and sexuality

Members of the disabled and gay communities will talk about sex and sexuality when they gather…

A love of God and good food

100 years of loving the Lord

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Bajans a hit at CARIFESTA

Bajans a hit at CARIFESTA

In a melting pot of diverse Caribbean culture, Barbados is fully on show as it shares…

Force feeds Geriatric Hospital

Young campers visit House

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TRINIDAD – Terrible tragedy

PORT OF SPAIN –– A family from Rio Claro were left in mourning after a one-and-a-half-year-old…

TRINIDAD – Search on for two escaped prisoners

DOMINICA – Families reunited

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MARYLAND – Charges stay

BALTIMORE — A Baltimore judge today refused to dismiss charges against six police officers in connection…

Pope relaxes forgiveness rules on abortion

Defiant clerk