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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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Barbados welcomed its 103rd centenarian of the year today, as Winston Catline celebrated his milestone surrounded by family, friends, and a special guest, Governor General Sir Elliot Belgrave.…

Vendors at the annual Bridgetown Market are hoping for satisfactory sales this year, as scores of patrons flocked to Spring Garden Highway for the first official day of…

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Focus on diabetes and obesity

Two change tunes for Pic-O-De-Crop Finals

Early morning accident in St James

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Junior robot builders all!

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…

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Blake’s rehab continues

KINGSTON, Jamaica ––  It has been a long road back for former world 100 metres champion Yohan Blake, who continues to lay the blocks for his comeback after…

Special Olympics athletes continue to shine

Special Olympics athletes continue to shine

Barbados’ Special Olympics athletes continue to put on strong performances at the World Games, with the medal count to date at seven Gold, three Silver and three Bronze.…

Athletes to be highlighted at Rio Games

CANOC Broadcasting Inc. (CBI) has expressed its delight at the unprecedented success of regional athletes at the just concluded Pan American Games in Canada. “The positive showing at…

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…

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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

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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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Another win for Peter Ram

Newly crowned Party Monarch, Peter Ram, has won another title for Crop Over 2015.   Ram,…

Band watch

Revellers come out for Foreday Morning

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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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Family feud mars Bobbi Kristina’s memorial

Family feud mars Bobbi Kristina’s memorial

ALPHARETTA, Ga., AP — The ongoing tensions between the families of the late megastar Whitney Houston…

bin Laden’s relatives killed in plane crash

GUINEA – Vaccine ‘game-changer’