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October 20, 2014 - Changes in petroleum prices Barbadians are now paying a bit mor ... +++ October 19, 2014 - Jordan promises effective representation Hotel executive Colin Jordan accept ... +++ October 19, 2014 - Jordan gets the nod Tourism consultant Colin Jordan has ... +++ October 19, 2014 - Foundation launched to aid marginalized residents   A foundation was formally la ... +++ October 19, 2014 - BCCI considers multi-million dollar claim against WICB   The Board of Control for Cri ... +++ October 19, 2014 - Mara’s disappointment The widow of the late Prime Ministe ... +++ October 19, 2014 - St Christopher’s sumptuous spread From the Garden to the Table was th ... +++ October 19, 2014 - Women trailblazers honoured It is now official. Barbadian trai ... +++ October 18, 2014 - Sir George: UWI is here to stay A top official at the University of ... +++ October 18, 2014 - Motorcade cancelled A motorcade that was scheduled to t ... +++ webdesign
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A toast to the Orans

A toast to the Orans

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Again it’s the cricket that suffers

How complicated this summer game of flannelled fools has become. Cricket’s age of innocence has long passed. The big bucks escaped Headley, Weekes,…

We make ourselves their meal

We Barbadians are a dirty lot. And it comes as no surprise that cases of chikungunya are on the rise and perhaps destined…

Clear and present danger

While one might be able to pray or talk one’s way into paradise, it is highly unlikely that expressions of confidence and statements…

Where millions equal peas and soap

Eleven years ago a number of interesting determinations related to sentencing came out of Barbados’ Court of Appeal in the matter of the…

BCA’s noise echoes its silence

In conversation with scientist Baron von Humboldt in the early 19th century President Thomas Jefferson is reputed to have said that when a…

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Tourism consultant Colin Jordan has received the official nod to represent the St Peter constituency on the Barbados Labour Party (BLP) ticket in the next general election. Just…

A top official at the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill today trashed all questions about the survival of the institution amid its ongoing financial problems and a…

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Motorcade cancelled

Fire destroys three houses, damages others

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Never too young

Never too young

He stepped up to the church podium, the congregation of over 100 –– made up of Government officials, educators, teachers and peers –– looked up,…

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Players blame WICB for crisis

DHARAMSALA – The West Indies players have said the WICB was responsible for the decision to pull out of their ongoing tour of India because of a dispute…


DHARAMSALA –– West Indies cricket was thrown into disarray once again with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) reporting today that the Windies’ tour to…

Going pro

Going pro

Barbadian-born boxer Cobia Breedy will take his career one step further next week Friday, October 24, when he makes his professional debut. Breedy, who is currently based in…

West Indies pull out of India tour

West Indies pull out of India tour

The West Indies tour to India has been thrown into uncertainty with the BCCI saying it had been called off by the WICB and announcing a replacement tour,…

Nurse’s call

Nurse’s call

Barbados off-spinning all-rounder Ashley Nurse has been called up to the West Indies Test squad for the first time, for the three-match series against India in India, starting…

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Arthur’s influence

Arthur’s influence

He is the brother of former Barbados Labour Party (BLP) leader, recently turned independent area representative Owen Arthur. But don’t expect former St Lucy candidate…

Late to the party

Dem not! swears Arthur

Backing Colin

Arthur not joining the Dems

‘We can win!’

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Cuba the remedy?

  As Chikungunya and dengue cases continue to pile up in Barbados and the rest of…

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Get moving to a longer life!

On avoiding Alzheimer’s

100% Bajan chef

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Music for money

Gospel music is again being used to raise tens of thousands of dollars for worthy causes.…

Mylon: No giving up

Ram the music man

Full house for the Corner

Spoken word surge

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WORLD-Girls to be freed

ABUJA –– Nigeria said today it had agreed on a ceasefire with Islamist militants Boko Haram…

Four in Spain at risk for Ebola

Second nurse infected

Ebola death toll up to 4,447

Powerful cyclone kills 24 in India