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Pass laws to cut sugar content – Gibbs-Taitt

If Government is serious about reducing the sugar content in sweetened drinks it will enact the necessary legislation to ensure it happens, a…

Inniss raises Hyatt race card

Inniss raises Hyatt race card

A Government minister last night suggested that race was at play in the current controversy surrounding the Hyatt Centric Resort to be built…

Inniss: Barbados bigger than Sinckler or Worrell

Inniss: Barbados bigger than Sinckler or Worrell

Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small Business Development Donville Inniss has weighed in on the public row between his Cabinet colleague,…

Explain yourself, Kent tells Town & Country Planning

Explain yourself, Kent tells Town & Country Planning

Property owner Trevor Kent is calling on the Town & Country Planning Department to break its silence on a controversial four-storey apartment hotel…

Government getting out of hotels

Government getting out of hotels

Government’s days in the hotel business may be numbered, with Minister of Tourism Richard Sealy saying it should not have been involved in…

$81,000 owed

$81,000 owed

A mother of two young children is now owed $81,000 in unpaid child maintenance over the past eight years, her attorney claims. While…

Four Season’s revival ‘at advanced stage’

Four Season’s revival ‘at advanced stage’

Not for the first time, Minister of Tourism Richard Sealy is promising that the stalled Four Seasons Resort and Private Residences project at…

In the red

In the red

An Opposition spokeswoman last night called for the true picture to be given of Barbados’ economic situation, while warning that the vital National…

Fitting send-off

Fitting send-off

With Fielding Babb’s paintbrush put away forever, family members, friends and fellow artists Monday made it clear his magnificent designs and beautiful spirit would…



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The health of a nation arguably has some bearing on the wealth of a nation. A healthy nation has citizens who, for the most part, are in good…

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Pleasant Miss Universe memories

Pleasant Miss Universe memories

Representing Barbados at the recent 2017 Miss Universe pageant in the Philippines was a once-in-a-lifetime experience that Shannon Harris will never forget. Growing up, the…

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Money  moves

Money moves

Rising West Indies batting talent Rovman Powell has secured an Indian Premier League contract with the Kolkata Knight Riders for the new season that starts April 5. It…

Bajan swimmers do well in Antigua

Bajan swimmers do well in Antigua

Over the weekend a team from Saltwater Swimmers Barbados participated in the American University of Antigua’s Rorhman 1.5 km Open water swim held at Ffryes Bay, Antigua.  The…

Blue Falcons soar above the rest

Blue Falcons soar above the rest

Defending champions Blue House Falcons took their third consecutive title at Graydon Sealy Secondary School’s inter-house sports held Monday at the National Stadium. When the dust settled Blue House…

A tournament  won with Pride

A tournament won with Pride

Captain Jason Holder has showered praised on the Barbados Pride bowling unit, after they played a key role in helping the side lift the Regional Super50 title here…

Barbados Pride are Regional Super50 champions

Barbados Pride are Regional Super50 champions

Barbados Pride defeated Jamaica Scorpions by 59 runs in the final of the Regional Super50 at Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua tonight. Pride scored 271 for nine off…

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Celebrating food at AGROFEST

This week, we continue our discussion on AGROFEST by looking at the impact of this event…

AGROFEST and our youth

Celebrating farming and agriculture

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Caribbean art on show

Caribbean art on show

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation and the Caribbean Fine Art (CaFA) Fair are teaming up to present…

Improving Crop Over talks

Pleasant Miss Universe memories

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BAHAMAS Swimming pigs found dead in Exuma

BAHAMAS Swimming pigs found dead in Exuma

NASSAU – Investigations are underway to determine what killed a number of swimming pigs in the…

JAMAICA – Abandoned children on the increase

Trinidad to ban school soft-drink sales in April

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Iraqi forces take key village in Mosul

Iraqi forces take key village in Mosul

MOSUL – US-backed Iraqi forces have cleared ISIS fighters from a key village overlooking Mosul’s airport,…

South Sudan declares famine

SOUTH CHINA SEA: US carrier group begins ‘routine’ patrols