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Stuart is a liability, Belle warns

The “hubris, arrogance and stubbornness” that Prime Minister Freundel Stuart continues to display despite growing evidence that Barbadians are fed up with his…

Nothing short of disgraceful!

Nothing short of disgraceful!

Opposition Member of Parliament for St James Central Kerrie Symmonds Tuesday morning described as “nothing short of disgraceful”, Government’s near two-year delay in…

White Hill vow

White Hill vow

The beleaguered community of White Hill, St Andrew is again being assured that help is around the corner. Minister of Transport and Works…

Unions are anti-Barbados, Kellman claims

Unions are anti-Barbados, Kellman claims

In a comment reminiscent of his “enemies of the state” remarks three months ago, Minister of Housing Denis Kellman Tuesday accused the trade…

Lowe gets bail for wounding

Lowe gets bail for wounding

The transportation woes in White Hill, St Andrew may have been the saving grace for Chadwin Romario Lowe, who would have otherwise been…

Mother and son recount harrowing police incident

Mother and son recount harrowing police incident

A St Michael mother is demanding answers from the Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) after her 17-year-old son was today detained for allegedly…

No secret meeting, Stuart tells Social Partners

No secret meeting, Stuart tells Social Partners

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart will likely give the Social Partners the meeting they have been demanding, but not behind closed doors, it emerged…

Haynes remanded on firearms charge

Haynes remanded on firearms charge

A 21-year-old St Michael man has been remanded to prison on three charges, including use of an illegal firearm and damage of a…

Mum’s ordeal

Mum’s ordeal

The piercing screams of a grieving mother echoed through St Stephen’s Anglican Church Tuesday as the funeral service for 44-year-old Jerome O’Neal Wild…



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It is a really poor reflection on the state of Barbadian politics, as we approach our 51st anniversary as a sovereign, independent nation in this supposedly enlightened age of…

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Please take the higher road, Mr Prime Minister

Is there really a Social Partnership left to speak of?



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Displays of Bajan patriotism

Displays of Bajan patriotism

Are Barbadians in the diaspora patriotic? In the Barbadian community in New York, one of the largest in the diaspora, there is a minority who…

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Walsh giving ‘Tigers’ edge

Walsh giving ‘Tigers’ edge

Courtney Walsh’s first bowling camp as Bangladesh’s bowling coach may have been affected by rain, but he is still trying to do his best with the national team’s…

Cheeseman looking for  four-peat

Cheeseman looking for four-peat

Top horse racing trainer Victor Cheeseman is supremely confident of a four-peat in the upcoming Massy United Insurance Barbados Derby at the Garrison Savannah on August 1 bank…

Taking guard

Taking guard

Barbados cricket is on course to celebrate another historic moment. For the first time since its inception in 1996, Barbados will host the Cricket West Indies’ Regional Under-15…

Digicel assisting Howell

Digicel assisting Howell

Teenage football talent Dishon Howell has received a much-needed boost from Digicel. The striker, who plays for Pro Shottas Soccer School, is among six players chosen to visit…

Jamaica storm into Gold Cup final

Jamaica storm into Gold Cup final

PASADENA, United States – Kemar Lawrence struck late with a brilliant free kick as Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz stunned tournament favourites Mexico 1-0 in a tense semi-final Sunday night,…

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Drink responsibly

Drink responsibly

With the 2017 Crop Over season now in full swing, a local psychiatrist is warning of…

Dancing Legends

The importance of accreditation

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Eleven for Final’s showdown

Eleven for Final’s showdown

Queen Aziza will be contending with ten other finalists, rather than nine, when she takes to…

Two new calypso queens crowned

Ten to challenge Queen Aziza for calypso crown

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TRINIDAD – Prison officers call for Dillon to step down

TRINIDAD – Prison officers call for Dillon to step down

PORT OF SPAIN – The Prisons Officers Association has called for the resignation of National Security…

GUYANA – Escape

BAHAMAS – Clean-up begins after blaze at Rand Memorial