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April 16, 2014 - Sugar strike escalation on pause The Barbados Workers’ Union ( ... +++ April 15, 2014 - Organizations failing to report fraud Some local businesses are too asham ... +++ April 15, 2014 - Spruced up Gap A previously dilapidated boardwalk ... +++ April 15, 2014 - SAFER GAP Amidst concerns about safety of vis ... +++ April 15, 2014 - Chamber: No more taxes The Chamber of Commerce and Industr ... +++ April 15, 2014 - Layoff lesson Teachers in Barbados could soon joi ... +++ April 15, 2014 - Increasing political participation among youth An initiative has been launched to ... +++ April 15, 2014 - Boost for fashion industry This country’s emerging fashion i ... +++ April 15, 2014 - Broomes launches two books Educator Jeff Broomes has added yet ... +++ April 15, 2014 - Young players shine in Barbados Football Cup Pinelands were on top of their game ... +++ webdesign
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Comfort for a fool and a deceived?

If your brother or sister sins, go and point out their fault, just between the two of you.  –– Matthew 18:15    This…

Come safer cheques –– and balances

Another year, another annual Auditor General’s Report. Financial infelicities here, there and everywhere. Often the same ineptitude, indifference, indiscipline and, frankly speaking, pilfering are highlighted…

We needn’t go through the fire . . .

Bush fires –– even more so than those of the cane –– are dangerous because they are pretty much uncontrollable. Ask Vincent Best…

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The Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) today warned that any further increase in taxation during the current fiscal year will negatively impact any chance of growth in…

An initiative has been launched to increase political participation among Barbados’ youth and to connect them with the existing Members of Parliament to help them develop and understand…

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IMF satisfied with Government’s progress

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Amazing Show

Amazing Show

Hundreds of screaming fans left Holders House in St James last night –– some in tears and overcome with emotion from seeing not one, but…

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Balmy Beach to take on Bajans

Rubgy may not be the first sport that comes to mind when one thinks of sports tourism in Barbados. Nevertheless the sport is playing its part to promote…

14 chosen for Karate tourney

The International Shotokan Federation of Barbados has selected the national squad to represent the island at the upcoming 12th ISKF Pan-American Karate Championships in Vallarta Mexico from August…

Warriors no match  for Pinelands

Warriors no match for Pinelands

Smalta Pinelands won their first national title in eight years when they defeated Warriors in the Co-operators General Insurance Premier League Basketball Knockout Finals at the Barbados Community College on…

Up to the fishing Challenge

Up to the fishing Challenge

Challenge II under the captaincy of Frank Armstrong emerged in first place at yesterday’s conclusion of the 2014 Barbados Game Fishing Association’s International Tournament which was held off…

Skeete’s day

Skeete’s day

The “Sheriff’” still in control of this town. Roger “The Sheriff” Skeete maintained this season’s winning form when he drove his Subaru Impreza WRC S12 to victory in…

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CARICOM reacts to ANR Robinson’s passing

CARICOM reacts to ANR Robinson’s passing

The Caribbean Community has lost one of its truly great sons who will always be remembered for his historic role at the landmark Grand Anse…

Work together to build together – Mottley

Opposition: Take a stand on Estwick plan

‘Lammie’ Craig a “political giant”

‘Lammie’ Craig dies

HR shortfall

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10 Saints’ own day

According to, April 6, 1933, marked the end of Prohibition in the United States, with…

Holy Saints!


Tots go back in time

Respect due!

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Movie hiring 250 Bajans

Movie hiring 250 Bajans

More than 250 jobs could be created for film-makers in Barbados when the production series Bajan…

No ‘watering down’ of Crop Over

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Enrique in Bim

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Are we really ready to decriminalize?

  by Wayne Campbell   In a society where there is an undeniable association between the…

$9 million HIV error

Asafa gets 18-month ban

Kartel jailed for life

New LIAT CEO confirmed