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Let’s have full debate on the death penalty!

Barbados has gone nearly three decades without imposing the death penalty, though it remains on the country’s law books. But this weekend came…

Keeping Banks in the psyche of Barbadians

Although its origins are not 100 per cent Barbadian, Banks Beer is synonymous with Barbados. So much so, that the international award-winning brew,…

An excellent lot we shall make of them

The continuing spike in negative reporting and commentary on our school population, we are happy to say, has not been altogether without its…

Of NGOs and the silence of the lambs

Some years ago, head of the Libyan League For Human Rights, Soliman Bouchuiguir, reportedly initiated a petition that was signed by almost 80…

Well, whither? And alone or all together?

No man is an island. –– John Donne, 17th century English poet. Speaking to the media last Sunday, following a church service at…

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Exactly one week after Minister of Water Resources Dr David Estwick  that a rapid response mechanism would be in place “ within a matter of a few days”…

8A security officer appeared before the Holetown Magistrates’ Court yesterday charged with stealing a Mazda Lantis belonging to the Barbados Agricultural Management Company. The alleged offence occurred sometime between…

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Linton’s going back to his roots

Linton’s going back to his roots

He gave us hits like Cardiac Arrest and Southern Hospitality, and made us all fall in love, but Barbadian-born international artiste Hal Linton is ready…

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Watson repeats as champion

Rhett Watson yesterday won the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) champion driver title for the second year in a row, with two final class victories in the double-header Winter…

Edwards hoping to impress for Jamaica

 KINGSTON, Jamaica – Barbadian opener Kirk Edwards and his young Guyanese counterpart, Trevon Griffith, are both in Jamaica and met up with their Jamaica Scorpion teammates today, ahead…

Wildcats Under-19 kings

Wildcats Under-19 kings

Nikolai Burton stamped his authority with a game-high 24 points to lead Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) Wildcats to their second consecutive Barbados Amateur Basketball Association under-19 title…

Rally action this Sunday

 Seven months after it started, the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) 2015 Championship will be settled this Sunday at the double-header Winter Sprint at Lamberts to Josey Hill –…

West Indies struggle in tour match

West Indies struggle in tour match

COLOMBO – West Indies slumped to 127 for 6 by stumps on a weather-curtailed first day against a President’s XI side at the Sinhalese Sports Club in Colombo…

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Opposition MP questions Ambev’s sincerity

Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) Member of Parliament for St James Central and attorney-at-law Kerrie Symmonds has raised concerns over the possible takeover of Banks…

A school with a difference

Dress up

Lashley thirsts for more reliable water system


Lost cause

BLP supporters say no to Hinds-Layne

Beware the don

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The best of times

The best of times

Emerson Silverton Best, one of the two men who celebrated their 100th birthday today, has a…

Family picking up pieces left by Erika

Health and sneakers at West Terrace

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Celebrating Culture

Celebrating Culture

Shoppers in Bridgetown were in for a treat yesterday as Broad Street came alive with the…

Kayla comes out on top

What a feeling

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JAMAICA – Doc suspended

KINGSTON – The interdiction of the doctor who heads the orthopaedic clinic at the St Ann’s…

TRINIDAD – Move to end bullying

Elderly woman raped and murdered

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US airdrops over 45 tonnes of ammunition to Syrian Arab rebels

U.S. forces airdropped small arms ammunition and other supplies to Syrian Arab rebels, barely two weeks…

IS blamed for bombing Bombing

WORLD – Turkey mourns blast victims