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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…

In defence of our very own legacy

We cannot pat ourselves on the shoulder at having gone into Independence; having decolonized our politics. We cannot pat ourselves on the shoulders…

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Raheem Ricardo O’Neil Hinds was remanded to prison when he appeared in court today on a charge that he did serious bodily harm to Michael Yearwood, a 50-year-old man who…

During a passing out parade for new cadets, Lt Col James Bradshaw urged parents and guardians to be “officers” to their children in the home.…

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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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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…

Lester Vaughan’s time

Lester Vaughan’s time

Winning a title becomes that much easier when you have the support of a World Champion on the sidelines. If you don’t believe me, just ask Lester Vaughan.…

Giving their best

Giving their best

Two days of exciting track and field action in the 2015 Barbados Secondary Schools Athletics Championship (BSSAC) came to a climax this evening with new kings and perennial…

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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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Praisefest stars are in

Caribbean Praisefest 2015 –– The Barbados Edition is finally here, and the overseas acts are already…

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Combermere Couple 2015