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Mind the Gap

Mind the Gap

EU cash for HR programme

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Reparations campaign faces uphill

During a visit to Jamaica earlier this week, Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron poured cold water on calls from Britain’s former Caribbean colonies…

Of folly and faux pas –– and forgiveness

Our history is replete with instances of human faux pas. Some have been more serious than others. Many have occurred as a result…

Exclusion on the grounds of their age?!

It is an issue which is hardly ever discussed in any great detail in public fora such as the popular daily talk shows.…

In hot water beats in no water at all

The daily barrage of complaints to local call-in programmes, and the repeated images of irate residents pleading for water trucks to visit their…

Fixing the politics and economics

This week, there were two separate calls –– one directly, the other indirectly, and made within hours of each other –– for fundamental…

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The Barbados Council for the Disabled (BCD) is appealing to locals to “just respect the sign” – the disabled parking sign, that is. The BCD took to blocking…

In his final moments, Jamal Worrell tried to mouth words to his parents and sisters, but none came out. What could be heard were the screams of his…

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Cruise passenger jailed for marijuana

Focus on tertiary institutions during Education Month

Parents could pay for children’s ‘sins’

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Cheers and tears for Mahalia’s Betty!

Cheers and tears for Mahalia’s Betty!

It was standing ovations, cheers, and tears last Sunday night in the ballroom of Hilton Barbados when Mahalia’s Corner continued its fifth season. Betty Payne…

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WICB pays tribute to Steve Camacho

WICB pays tribute to Steve Camacho

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) today remembered the former Manager of the West Indies Team and Chief Executive Officer of the WICB, Steve Camacho, who died last…

Aguero scores five goals for Man City

Aguero scores five goals for Man City

Sergio Aguero scored five goals in the space of 20 minutes as Manchester City demolished Newcastle to return to the top of the Premier League table. Aleksandar Mitrovic…

Windies women fifth

Cricket’s world governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC), has launched its official women’s team rankings with West Indies installed at number five on the table. The rankings…

Clarke gives back to academy

Ian Clarke, former member of the Barbados Soccer Academy, recently presented a quantity of soccer balls to the Barbados Soccer Academy’s under-nine age football team. Clarke was one…

Duminy dominates

JP Duminy smashed 68 from 34 balls to help South Africa to a seven-wicket win over India in the first T20 international of three, at Dharamsala today. Rohit…

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No comfort

No comfort

The Barbados Union of Teachers (BUT) is not comforted by an announcement by Minister of Education Ronald Jones today confirming that letters of appointment to…

Meek and mild

Heir Jordan

Strangers to the truth

In her favour

Arthur: Small business must think big

Cause for concern!

Dr Agard a no-show at BLP meeting

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Family picking up pieces left by Erika

Ask anyone from Bath Estate and surrounding communities –– in Saint George, Dominica –– where the…

Health and sneakers at West Terrace

Big Apple crowds take to Q

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What a feeling

What a feeling

For five straight years they waited for this day. And the rough and unfriendly sea would…

Celebrating Barbadianess

Samaritans to school kids’ cause

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REGIONAL – ‘Bloodiest month’

REGIONAL – ‘Bloodiest month’

PORT OF SPAIN – Trinidad’s acting Commissioner of Police Stephen Williams has revealed September has been…

Guyana’s government emergency fund at critical stage

BAHAMAS – Caught off guard