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One dead, two missing in Guadeloupe

Hurricane Maria was being blamed for at least one death on the French speaking Caribbean nation of Guadeloupe on Monday. According to government…

Deadly Maria

Deadly Maria

The region’s disaster management agency is reporting that the dangerous Hurricane Maria killed at least six people and caused billions of dollars in…

Lowe should be the one to go, says NUPW spokeswoman

Lowe should be the one to go, says NUPW spokeswoman

Twenty-four hours after Barbados TODAY broke the news that Minister of the Environment and Drainage Dr Denis Lowe had demanded the resignation of…

Flooding still possible, met office warns

Flooding still possible, met office warns

Barbadians have been told to remain on their guard for possible flooding. The warning was issued by the local met office today as…

Nowhere to go

Nowhere to go

Residents of Goodland Gardens, Christ Church say they are beginning to feel like castaways marooned on an unknown tropical island with nowhere to…

‘CARICOM split on Venezuela no problem’

‘CARICOM split on Venezuela no problem’

General Secretary of the Organization of American States (OAS) Dr Luis Almargo is not concerned about the apparent split among Caribbean Community (CARICOM)…

$30 million payout

$30 million payout

The regional scheme that provides disaster risk financing for member countries today said it had paid out over $30 million to six Caribbean…

One Act

One Act

Government has embarked on a comprehensive review of domestic legislation covering the rights of the child, with the view of coming up with…

St Thomas man charged with aggravated burglary

St Thomas man charged with aggravated burglary

Police have charged 35-year-old Rommel Antonio Larone Daniel of Airy Cot, St Thomas with aggravated burglary, following the August 31 incident in which…



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It is turning out to be a nightmare of a year for some of our Caribbean neighbours who now face an uphill struggle trying to pick up the…

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The worrying abuse of social media

Protecting our children must be our primary concern



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100 not out!

100 not out!

Barbados’ newest centenarian Gwendolyn Trotman was utterly delighted when acting Governor General Sir Philip Greaves walked through the doors of her Oldbury Terrace, St Philip…

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Mission accomplished!

Mission accomplished!

The tennis racquet of Haydn Lewis has once again led Barbados to Davis Cup glory. With rain affecting play this past weekend and all of yesterday, Barbados were…

Hopes dashed

Hopes dashed

Jonny Bairstow hammered a maiden century today as England won their first ODI since their defeat to Pakistan in the ICC Champions Trophy semi-finals and ended West Indies…

Gibson’s historic assignment

Gibson’s historic assignment

Former West Indies coach Ottis Gibson is aware that his new job as South Africa coach inherently comes with a lot of pressure, not least of all from…

Hamilton wins in Singapore

Hamilton wins in Singapore

Lewis Hamilton drove a masterful race to win the Singapore Grand Prix and take a stranglehold on the title as rival Sebastian Vettel crashed out yesterday. Hamilton, who…

Rain forces tennis into 5th day

Rain forces tennis into 5th day

The Davis Cup Americas Group ll round three tie between Barbados and Venezuela was suspended today as Hurricane Maria dumped persistent showers on the island. Local tennis star…

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Inspired to lead

Inspired to lead

Members, managers, tutors, and care-givers of a number of organizations dealing with the welfare of disabled…

Encourage healthy habits among youth  

Seniors getting fit

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The emotional trauma of Hurricane Irma

The emotional trauma of Hurricane Irma

Outside the Road Town Ferry Terminal where several passengers wait to board the ferry to Virgin…

Cox’s 100th birthday celebration

A journey to lyrical excellence

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Deadly Maria

Deadly Maria

The region’s disaster management agency is reporting that the dangerous Hurricane Maria killed at least six…

THE BAHAMAS – Two charged in $80k post office scam

PUERTO RICO & VIRGIN ISLANDS – Maria targets Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico