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RiRi faces backlash over birthday ‘tribute’ to the Queen

Rihanna has been hit with backlash from offended Brits after superimposing the Queen’s head onto her own racy ensembles in a bizarre birthday…

Don’t be distracted by the ‘huff and puff’, warns PM

Don’t be distracted by the ‘huff and puff’, warns PM

“Ignore the high winds, ignore the fires and listen to the still small voice”. This was the firm advice given by Prime Minister…

BLP fresh and ready – Mottley

BLP fresh and ready – Mottley

The Barbados Labour Party observed Founder’s Day and celebrated its 79th anniversary today with leader Mia Mottley holding up the organization as an…

Residents recognized for participation in project

Residents recognized for participation in project

Several residents the Cypress Street and Nelson Street area have been recognized for their participation in a project hosted by the University of West…

Youth on a quest for a sustainable future

Youth on a quest for a sustainable future

The Caribbean Youth Environment Network (CYEN) yesterday staged a scavenger hunt to mark Earth Day. Clues for the hunt were all based on…

Williams says he was called by God to serve

Williams says he was called by God to serve

The Democratic Labour Party (DLP’s) new City candidate Henderson Williams says he has been called by God to serve. “I stand here highly…

GG launches trust

GG launches trust

The Governor General today launched the Elliott and Loretta Belgrave Scholarship Trust. Speaking at the launch Sir Elliot said the trust aims to…

TT President says region should dump Privy Council

TT President says region should dump Privy Council

Trinidad and Tobago President, Anthony Carmona, has expressed frustration that his country and other CARICOM states have not replaced the Privy Council with…

Solutions’ nine

Solutions’ nine

Further to this week’s announcement of nine candidates to contest the next general election, Solutions Barbados has released photographs of some of them.…



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There is a fascinating row exploding between social and political activist David Comissiong and Government, particularly Minister of Industry Donville Inniss, over construction of the multi-million dollar Hyatt…

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The colours of a woman

The colours of a woman

When you look at a woman, what do you see? Another human being or a sex object? This was the question that a recent exhibition…

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IAAF-Barbados takes silver in men’s 4x100m relay

IAAF-Barbados takes silver in men’s 4x100m relay

If you can keep your head when all around are losing theirs, then yours is the world relays title. Okay, that wasn’t exactly how Rudyard Kipling put it…

Results: Carifta 2017 Swimming Championships

Results: Carifta 2017 Swimming Championships

11-12 Age Group Keilani Talma – Silver 200 Fly Aza Dunwoody – Bronze 200 Fly Zachary Taylor – Bronze 200 Breaststroke; Silver 100m Backstroke; Bronze 100m Breaststroke; Silver…

Taylor rescues Hurricanes from Reifer onslaught

Taylor rescues Hurricanes from Reifer onslaught

Lower order batsman Jacques Taylor struck his third first class half-century to rescue Leeward Islands Hurricanes and give them a handy lead over champions Guyana Jaguars in Georgetown…

CARIFTA Games 2017 review

CARIFTA Games 2017 review

In spite of a few who travelled to Curacao recording personal bests, Barbados’ athletes at the 2017 Flow CARIFTA Games in Willemstad noticeably underperformed. The 28-member Barbados team…

Remembering  Sabina’s ‘devilish’ pitch

Remembering Sabina’s ‘devilish’ pitch

As the three-match Test series between West Indies and Pakistan opened Friday at Sabina Park in Jamaica, there was a lot of hype surrounding the feat of the 50th…

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BLP quandary

BLP quandary

A heightened sense of apathy appears to be pervading the constituency of St James Central, currently represented by Kerrie Symmonds of the Opposition Barbados Labour…

Solutions Barbados names nine candidates

Few tears for dumped DLP candidates

St Andrew sings Payne’s praises

Dees makeover

Thorne tears into Lashley over stadium

Rubbish!

Dems declare ‘war of facts’ on BLP

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Sharpening skills through competitions

Before we move on to our next topic, I have to clarify some questions that were…

Chemistry students wow with special creations

A space for artists

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Return of Miss World

Return of Miss World

Miss Barbados World is back! After a two-year hiatus,  new franchise holder, Caribbean Market Centre, is…

Pearl-Ann’s passion for dance

Aja’s Bussa apology

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Guyana doctors get training to detect microcephaly

Guyana doctors get training to detect microcephaly

Doctors from all regions in Guyana are being trained to detect microcephaly in expectant mothers. The…

Death toll at Venezuela protests soars to 20

JAMAICA – One killed, four injured in hotel explosion