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BFPA reports major achievements for 2016

The Barbados Family Planning Association (BFPA) has hailed its provision of HIV treatment to clients as one of its major achievements for 2016.…

Thumbs up for Crop Over Opening Gala

Thumbs up for Crop Over Opening Gala

The 2017 First Citizens Crop Opening Gala and Ceremonial Delivery of the Last Canes has been given a thumbs up by its producer.…

Crop Over 2017 launched

Crop Over 2017 launched

The best of Bajan culture was on show for this afternoon’s Crop Over Opening Gala and Ceremonial Delivery of the Last Canes. The…

CMO wants more done to promote sexual health

CMO wants more done to promote sexual health

Chief Medical Officer, Dr Joy St John today told health care providers that a lot more needs to be done in promoting sexual…

New MSME development policy inches closer

New MSME development policy inches closer

Operators in the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) sector are one step closer to having a number of their concerns addressed. It…

Living with HIV

Living with HIV

The campaign is on once again to get Caribbean nationals to know their HIV status. And with Regional Testing Day to be held…

Government hopes to save millions in electricity costs

Government hopes to save millions in electricity costs

Government is hoping to shave $2 – 3 million off the country’s electricity bill annually with the implementation of its US$24.6 million Public…

Unions renew strike threat as Budget talks end in stalemate

Unions renew strike threat as Budget talks end in stalemate

After over five hours of talks, no resolution has been reached between Government and this country’s trade unions on contentious matters arising out…

DLP winning

DLP winning

Despite mounting pressure for him to resign and for Prime Minister Freundel Stuart to ring the election bell, Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler…



Editorial View all

In a week in which there were serious allegations of brutality levelled against the Royal Barbados Police Force, two images on the back page of Wednesday’s epaper edition…

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Shantal answers call of opera

Shantal answers call of opera

Meet Shantal Martin, a 23-year-old opera singer with a dynamic voice. Her career in music began back in primary school, while she was a student…

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Special season for BCA Sagicor T20

Special season for BCA Sagicor T20

This is a special time for the BCA Sagicor General Twenty20 Championship as the tenth season climaxes next week. And following three exciting quarterfinals under the lights at…

Fleurette favoured for Midsummer Classic

Fleurette favoured for Midsummer Classic

Unbeaten three-year-old filly for 2017 Fleurette will be looking to strengthen her record in the Pinnacle Feeds Midsummer Classic Saturday. Unconquered in four starts this year the star daughter…

Wins for Fanus, Wood in badminton

Wins for Fanus, Wood in badminton

The action heated up Thursday night as the Barbados Badminton Association Senior National Championships continued at the Shuttlers Badminton Club Hall, Ealing Grove, Christ Church. First on the…

Lester Vaughan are U15 queens

Lester Vaughan are U15 queens

The Lester Vaughan School are the new champions of the Barbados Secondary Schools Under-15 Netball League after defeating Christ Church Foundation School (CCFS) 29-28 in a thriller at…

‘Due process not followed’

‘Due process not followed’

Embattled West Indies left-hander Darren Bravo has accused Cricket West Indies of not affording him due process, in the decision to axe him from the Tri-Series tour of…

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The versatile breadfruit

Breadfruit is one of the staples that most of us like to have as a part…

The art of cooking Cou-Cou

Mountain cuisine

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Thumbs up for Crop Over Opening Gala

Thumbs up for Crop Over Opening Gala

The 2017 First Citizens Crop Opening Gala and Ceremonial Delivery of the Last Canes has been…

Crop Over 2017 launched

Be careful what you say Mr Jones!

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TRINIDAD: Billions pumped into Caribbean Airlines since 2011

TRINIDAD: Billions pumped into Caribbean Airlines since 2011

The state-owned Caribbean Airlines (CAL) has received an estimated three billion dollars in subsidies since 2011,…

TRINIDAD – Man thrown from boat feared dead

ANTIGUA – Twin tragedy