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A toast to the Orans

A toast to the Orans

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Must we now wait for Trinidad’s call?

The revelation made last week by Trinidad and Tobago’s Minister of National Security Gary Griffith that more than 7 000 Barbadians were living…

Again it’s the cricket that suffers

How complicated this summer game of flannelled fools has become. Cricket’s age of innocence has long passed. The big bucks escaped Headley, Weekes,…

We make ourselves their meal

We Barbadians are a dirty lot. And it comes as no surprise that cases of chikungunya are on the rise and perhaps destined…

Clear and present danger

While one might be able to pray or talk one’s way into paradise, it is highly unlikely that expressions of confidence and statements…

Where millions equal peas and soap

Eleven years ago a number of interesting determinations related to sentencing came out of Barbados’ Court of Appeal in the matter of the…

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At least one entertainment group has announced it would be paying tribute to Jamaican reggae icon John Holt, who passed away in London last night at the age…

Opposition Leader Mia Mottley has charged that Government is the chief offender when it comes to creating breeding conditions for the mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus. Addressing a Barbados Labour…

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Jordan gets the nod

Foundation launched to aid marginalized residents

Mara’s disappointment

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Never too young

Never too young

He stepped up to the church podium, the congregation of over 100 –– made up of Government officials, educators, teachers and peers –– looked up,…

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Bullish

Despite mounting criticisms over their decision to quit the tour of India prematurely, and in the face of threats of legal action by Indian authorities against the West…

Well-deserved win

It had all the ingredients of a competitive final. Come-from-behind draws, surprising wins and clinical finishing in the end-game. In the end St Martin’s popped the champagne to…

Barbados beaten by Haiti in football

Barbados suffered defeat  in their Caribbean Football Union U17 Finals Group A match yesterday, going down 2-0 to hosts Haiti at the Sylvio Cator Stadium. Barbados were on…

Soccer Academy win big

The Barbados Soccer Academy (BSA) started the Super League Soccer Tournament with a 5-0 win over Road View over the weekend at the Mahaica grounds in Speightstown, St…

BCCI considers multi-million dollar claim against WICB

BCCI considers multi-million dollar claim against WICB

  The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is likely to claim damages of at least US$65 million from the WICB for West Indies having pulled…

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Motorcade cancelled

Motorcade cancelled

A motorcade that was scheduled to take place through the City of Bridgetown by the opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) to whip up interest in next…

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Arthur’s influence

Late to the party

Dem not! swears Arthur

Backing Colin

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Cuba the remedy?

  As Chikungunya and dengue cases continue to pile up in Barbados and the rest of…

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Get moving to a longer life!

On avoiding Alzheimer’s

100% Bajan chef

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Music for money

Gospel music is again being used to raise tens of thousands of dollars for worthy causes.…

Mylon: No giving up

Ram the music man

Full house for the Corner

Spoken word surge