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May 30, 2015 - COLUMN – WICB drama You can always bet on the West Indi ... +++ May 30, 2015 - GospelFest lives up to expectations GospelFest Laughter and Jazz 2015 w ... +++ May 30, 2015 - Lashley still not backing gay marriage Minister of Culture, Sports and You ... +++ May 30, 2015 - Husbands: Stay away from Charlie game Saying he had heard at least one sc ... +++ May 30, 2015 - Evil force real, says Brome Retired Anglican Bishop of Barbados ... +++ May 30, 2015 - No paper trail An international firm has been chas ... +++ May 30, 2015 - Early mediation is key to avoiding strikes, says Lashley The Minister of Youth, Sport and Cu ... +++ May 30, 2015 - Setting the pace When one thinks of Pacers Track Clu ... +++ May 30, 2015 - $$ Pile-up Declaring that it has met all of it ... +++ webdesign
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Moving to a more proactive private sector

In the economic model followed by Barbados, the private sector is assigned the crucial role of “engine of growth”.  In other words, society…

More than a carnival –– and minister

Ye shall know them by their fruits. Do men gather grapes of thorns, or figs of thistles? Even so every good tree bringeth…

This curious babbling of the WICB

The West Indies Cricket Board –– similar to Shivnarine Chanderpaul –– is not getting any younger. But the babble emanating from the mouths…

Of genteel women and ‘scabbicals’

There was a time in Barbados –– and that was not so long ago –– when secondary school girls and young women carried…

We truly wish Guyana the best of luck!

Of the 15 countries that make up the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Guyana stands out as having tremendous but untapped development potential. The cooperative…

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Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth Stephen Lashley has come out strongly against gay marriage, while saying the topic should be fully discussed in Barbados. Though making it clear…

Saying he had heard at least one scary story from clients about what they had witnessed, a youth counsellor is appealing to Barbadian school children to stay away…

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Evil force real, says Brome

Early mediation is key to avoiding strikes, says Lashley

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4,500 plus in Chefette Fun Run

Over 4,500 supporters of the Chefette Fun Run came out on Sunday for the biggest charity event so far for the year. Every year, this…

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You can always bet on the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) to “jump you” and increasingly so under the leadership of Whycliffe “Dave” Cameron. Last weekend was a…

FIFA marketer pleads his innocence

The US head of a Brazilian sports marketing company pleaded not guilty in a New York court today to bribery-related charges, one of 14 people indicted on federal…



  SOURCE BBC Sepp Blatter has been re-elected president of FIFA, football’s world governing body. The vote took place at FIFA’s congress in Zurich and a candidate needed…

St Mary’s day

St Mary’s day

Just two matches were played yesterday at the Netball Stadium in the Pine Hill Dairy-sponsored National Sports Council’s Primary Schools Netball Tournament and St Mary’s were featured in…

Glorious win for Charles F. Broome

People’s Cathedral suffered another defeat yesterday when they went down 3-0 to Charles F. Broome as action in the Bico-sponsored National Sports Council’s Primary Schools Football Tournament continued…

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One touch saves a life

Almost daily technology is revolutionizing our world and particularly in the health sector, medical devices are…

Art as therapy for cancer

COLUMN – Asthma –– will happen but can be treated

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COLUMN – One haircut, white rice and corned beef!

When a rogue almond very nearly injured a prospective client, Richard Scrilla Straker knew his barber’s…

Give back year for House of Soca

Final jump for Mackie bands?

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Trinidad – ‘The gloves are off’

PORT OF SPAIN – Declaring that the “gloves are off”, Jack Warner said last night he…

Guyana – Sergeant charged with conspiracy

Antigua – Charlie blamed for child faintings

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World – US willing to help Nigeria

ABUJA –– The United States is prepared to send military trainers to Nigeria to help new…

Just a game of gravity?

World – Teacher executed for sexual abuse