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March 31, 2015 - Blame it on the drinks Sean Pierre Griffith believes it mi ... +++ March 31, 2015 - One route A proposal that Barbados set up its ... +++ March 31, 2015 - Sandiford-Garner trial continues In October 2011, when Constable Ray ... +++ March 31, 2015 - BL&P action in breach of law Barbados Light & Power’s (BL& ... +++ March 31, 2015 - ‘Give me a chance’, man tells Magistrate Vincent Tony King must now keep the ... +++ March 30, 2015 - Upstaged Last night was an occasion for upse ... +++ March 30, 2015 - Painful loss When Sunita Wilson last saw her boy ... +++ March 30, 2015 - Be vigilant! Amid a report circulating on social ... +++ March 30, 2015 - Parents intervene on SBA dispute The Barbados National Council of Pa ... +++ webdesign
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When our Govt becomes our problem

On more than one occasion this year, our Minister of Finance has had reason to warn that we are not yet out of…

A dark day in our politics

The standard of political debate in the Caribbean – indeed, the high standard of conduct which citizens rightly expect of persons elected to…

Mr Speaker, hell no from Mr Toppin

A history teacher with a love for literature and the English language walked one day into one of Barbados’ older secondary schools and,…

Mr Knight still bleeds in the street

We proffer that Barbados bears little resemblance to Philadelphia. Nor are the racial tensions that exist in Ferguson, Missouri, mirrored on these 166…

Some words of wisdom for our leaders

Barbados recently played host to a distinguished Caribbean-born, United States-based economist who has imparted some timely words of wisdom and warning that are…

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Sean Pierre Griffith believes it might have been consumption of alcohol which made him “come across as intimidating” last December 22, when he demanded US$10 of Tobias Smith.…

In October 2011, when Constable Raymond Morris arrested Jermaine Worrell, his average height was the same “but he was a lot slimmer than what he is right now.”…

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The IMF as catalyst

The IMF as catalyst

The following is an edited version of the Sir Archibald Need Memorial Lecture 2015, entitled Can The Prescriptions Of The IMF Solve The Economic Problems…

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Barbados to host Golden Oldies Cricket Festival

Barbados to host Golden Oldies Cricket Festival

Barbados has won the bid to host the 2017 Golden Oldies World Cricket Festival, an international tournament for semi-professional and retired players. Local cricketing legends, Sir Garfield Sobers…

Squad named for series

Squad named for series

Barbados’ female footballers will get the opportunity to show off their skills when a combined clubs squad play a three-match series against the visiting St Catherine University from the…

Remembering ‘Syly’ Clarke

by Jon Hotten Steve Waugh could feel the will of his Somerset team-mates “disintegrating” a full week before it happened. By the time the players were getting changed…

Three more for Sol Rally

Regional champions Jeffrey Panton, who has won his home event Rally Jamaica a record eight times, John Powell, the four-time winner of Rally Trinidad, and Kyle Gregg, who…

COLUMN – Mixed season for Barbados

To have eight players in a 20-man West Indies squad preparing for the three-Test series against England in the Caribbean starting next month can be viewed as a…

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Could it be a ploy?

Could it be a ploy?

Two leading political scientists are questioning the timing of Prime Minister Freundel Stuart’s announcement that he intends to complete the process of decolonization with the…

PM: Barbados to become a republic

Labour minister blasted for handling of Employment Rights Tribunal

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Sutherland: Government mismanaging NIS funds

Cash flow problems to continue

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COLUMN – Beating diabetes

Barbados can beat diabetes; and that’s no myth. Our health practitioners, armed with research, have been…

COLUMN – Benefits of that early PSA

More cheer to Xavier

Choose to live well

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UWI double jump

UWI double jump

Students at the Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI) put down their…

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World – Too close to call

ABUJA –– Early results from Nigeria’s election show little separating the incumbent, President Goodluck Jonathan, and…

World – Co-pilot hid illness

World – Headquarters of Boko Haram taken over

World – Deliberate act

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