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Challenging times ahead for labour

Within the past year, two relatively young persons, not yet in their 40s, have assumed high-profile senior leadership positions in the island’s labour…

Letting our children live as children

Early childhood educator Lucille Goddard is crystal clear about it. Parents should not be pushing their children “too hard so early”. That is…

Protecting the old; saving ourselves . . .

Senegalese poet David Diop, in his poem The Renegade, chastised his brother for what he termed as flashing his teeth in response to every…

This growing crime scourge we don’t need

Within the space of seven days earlier this month, normally tranquil St Lucia was hit by an unprecedented crime wave in which five…

One silence broken that’s a silence kept

House Speaker Michael Carrington has broken his silence. But we are left to wonder who is the wiser at the end of it.…

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As it observes 135 years in Barbados, the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) has been told to reinvent itself and become relevant to young people today. At the…

Eighteen-year-old Henry Depeiza Lewis will spend the next 12 months at HMP Dodds. He received that sentence from Magistrate Douglas Frederick after confessing to robbing a man of…

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Industrial School head makes case for ‘deviant youth’

Industrial School head makes case for ‘deviant youth’

Undiscovered jewels waiting to be explored! That’s how Government Industrial School principal Irwin Leacock describes young people, particularly those who are institutionalized, but considered deviant…

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UWI defeat Paradise

UWI defeat Paradise

The University of the West Indies Blackbirds 3-2 victory over Direct TV Paradise last night put them on 17 points and in third position when action in the…

Hard fight

ST. JOHN’S, ANTIGUA – West Indies need a further 340 to win the first Test against England at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium tomorrow. Or more realistically, must …

Blackbirds soar

Blackbirds soar

University of the West Indies (UWI) Blackbirds flew away with a 48-32 victory over Pride of Villa last night at the Netball Stadium thanks to national player Shonica…

Badminton finalists decided

Badminton finalists decided

On the penultimate night of the 2015 Barbados Badminton Association Senior National Championships at the Sir Garfield Sobers Sports Complex last night, Bradley Pilgrim sent a clear warning…

Hands-on training

Hands-on training

As the second day of the Women’s Football Coaching Course Grassroots Programme continued yesterday at the Wildey, St Michael Astro Turf, several local female coaches got hands-on knowledge…