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July 28, 2015 - Mother of seven appeals to court for mercy A young unemployed woman with a num ... +++ July 27, 2015 - Carpenter threatens to cut up wife After receiving a presentencing rep ... +++ July 27, 2015 - Trinidad – Steel’s title PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad –– Kamr ... +++ July 27, 2015 - Kick ’Em Jenny alert lowered ST GEORGE’S –– No activity ha ... +++ July 27, 2015 - Special Olympics off to great start Barbados’ footballers have got of ... +++ July 27, 2015 - UPDATE-Wanted sisters found hiding in a wardrobe   A 49-year-old St Michael wom ... +++ July 27, 2015 - Bailey sisters and their mother held Two young women, who were the subje ... +++ July 27, 2015 - Boy shot selling ackees A 15-year-old pupil who was shot in ... +++ July 27, 2015 - Edwin and Ram rule Bushy Park The “General” is back i ... +++ webdesign
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GDP not everything

Going up!

Going up!

BIDC/NUPW settlement?

BIDC/NUPW settlement?

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In the public interest – and much more!

For sure, there are times when we will make decisions that will upset some readers and we will stand by them, even in…

A system just worsening for the better?

This is now becoming akin to the proverbial broken record. But until some major attempt to wrestle this national disgrace to the ground…

Integrity one sure antidote to corruption

Recurring accusations of corruption against politicians, especially those serving in Government, represent an emotive issue that always triggers anger and revulsion among Barbadian…

When things seem to add up no longer

Many things in this country, it seems, are no longer adding up. And today, we call on our Prime Minister to put aside…

An intolerance we can well do without!

It is a sad commentary on the divisive nature of party politics, as practised in the English-speaking Caribbean, and also a poor reflection…

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A young unemployed woman with a number of issues was jailed for a month after she admitted she had stolen money and jewellery from a man’s car over…

After receiving a presentencing report on a 54-year-old carpenter who beat his wife and threatened to cut her up, Magistrate Douglas Frederick acted upon the probation officer’s recommendations…

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Kick ’Em Jenny alert lowered

Boy shot selling ackees

St George resident asked to contact court

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Lady Springer: anchor and support . . .

Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave and Lady Belgrave headed a list of dignitaries at the St Mary’s Anglican Church in Lower Broad Street, The City,…

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Trinidad – Steel’s title

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad –– Kamran Akmal starred with the bat once again and with support from opener Cameron Delport helped Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel to their…

Red Steel advance to CPL final

Red Steel advance to CPL final

Defending champions Barbados Tridents, will face the Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel in tomorrow’s Hero Caribbean Premier League final. The Red Steel eased into the final with a…

Relay teams into Pan Am finals

Relay teams into Pan Am finals

Both the women’s 4×400 metre and the men’s 4×100 metre relay teams advanced to today’s finals at the Pan American Games currently taking place in Toronto, Canada. In…

Bulletproof to face local challenge

Another “calaloo” versus “cou-cou” clash is on at the Garrison Savannah tomorrow when the island’s best creoles take on Trinidadian contender Bulletproof in the 2015 Massy United Insurance…


Barbados Defence Force Sports Program (BDFSP) are the 2015 Digicel sponsored Premier League champions after Rendezvous failed to score in excess of 11 goals against Weymouth Wales last…

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Verbal battle over Credit Suisse escalates

Verbal battle over Credit Suisse escalates

The angry war of words between Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler and Opposition Leader Mia Mottley over the servicing of an approximately $88 million loan…

Lie, what lie?

Follow our past leaders, says MP

Another lie


No snap elections

Stuart vows to protect country’s interest

Government urged to pay attention

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COLUMN – Fit for the road

With the annual Crop Over Festival currently in full swing, by now most revelers would have…

COLUMN – A safer way to smoke?

COLUMN – Herbal remedy

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Soca Royale on tonight

The highly anticipated Soca Royale competition is on this evening, with a total of 14 artistes…

Accra for beachwear, lounger and rum punch

Stop the Kadooment slide, please!

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Trinidad – Khan is ‘sorry’

PORT OF SPAIN –– Minister of Health Dr Fuad Khan has apologized to the Chinese community…

Second escaped prisoner killed

Prison break in T&T

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TURKEY – Safe haven

ISTANBUL/WASHINGTON –– Turkey and the United States are working on plans to provide air cover for Syrian…

CHINA – Woman saves son, killed by escalator

LOUISIANA – Gunman kills two people in cinema