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SOL it is!

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Christ Church man shot in both legs

A 33-year-old Lodge Road, Christ Church resident is said to be in stable condition in hospital after he was shot in both legs…

Edghill ‘comfortable’ Hyatt project will get the nod

Edghill ‘comfortable’ Hyatt project will get the nod

Confident that the construction sector was beginning to pick up steam and would continue on a growth path over the course of the…

More senior police officers, please

More senior police officers, please

The Royal Barbados Police Force has come in for criticism from a gender equality advocate over the limited number of female officers promoted…

QEH looking to speed up cataract surgery

QEH looking to speed up cataract surgery

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) Monday launched a programme to eliminate the waiting list of patients for cataract surgery. Chief Executive Officer Dr Dexter…

Not all pigs get sick from local feed – Paul

Not all pigs get sick from local feed – Paul

The Barbados Agriculture Society (BAS) is not about to point an accusing finger at local feed manufacturer Pinnacle Feeds, over the cause of…

NIS stable

NIS stable

Barbadians are being assured there is no need to worry about the stability of the National Insurance Scheme (NIS). Minister of Labour and…

Sol monopoly?

Sol monopoly?

 Local economist Jeremy Stephen is calling on Government to disclose how it plans to protect consumers once the planned sale of the country’s…

DLP accusing Opposition of grabbing for power

DLP accusing Opposition of grabbing for power

The governing Democratic Labour Party (DLP) has dismissed the latest Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) criticism of the administration as nothing but a…

Cool it!

Cool it!

Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell said today he was yet to receive an official complaint from members of an aggrieved Grenadian family of…



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Where does the Barbados economy really stand at this point in time? Are we still seeing light at the end of the funnel, as key Government officials told…

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Mixing it up!

Mixing it up!

The petite Ashley Callender aspires to be one of Barbados’ leading mixologists and she is well on her way. Today, she showed off her skills…

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Fleurette – fast and furious

Fleurette – fast and furious

The Suzanne Miller-owned Victor Cheeseman-trained Fleurette, won The Michael Parravicino Memorial Hopeful Breeders Stakes And Trophy on Saturday. It was the first major win for the three-year filly…

Barnett’s blows

Barnett’s blows

A bruising knock of 134 not out from opening batsman Edwin Barnett Jr., was the impetus behind Fusionz Boutique Passage Road Juniors’ massive 262-run victory over Welchman Hall…

Surf’s up

Surf’s up

Barbados’ Sports Tourism Ambassador, Chelsea Tuach, was at her surfing best Sunday, winning the World Surf League Shoe City Pro at Huntington Beach, California. This is the first…

Sports fraternity takes the national spotlight

Sports fraternity takes the national spotlight

After a number of pleas from different quarters across the sporting fraternity, Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth Stephen Lashley has finally spoken on the National Stadium’s future.…

Athletes urged to think big

Athletes urged to think big

Barbadian athletes and sports federations must think world class. This was the advice of Olympic medallist Obadele Thompson during the 34th Annual National Sports Council Awards held at…

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DLP accusing Opposition of grabbing for power

DLP accusing Opposition of grabbing for power

The governing Democratic Labour Party (DLP) has dismissed the latest Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) criticism of the administration as nothing but a grab for…

BWA management is poor – Jordan

No solution!

We’re not fooled!

Sheer desperation

No DLP divide – Inniss

PM out of touch with pothole crisis – Sutherland

Muzzle Kellman!

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An honour indeed!

At the presentation of the insignia of the 2016 National Honours and Awards, I was happy to…

Mixing it up!

The changing face of Christmas Fare

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Shannon’s off to Miss Universe

Shannon’s off to Miss Universe

Over the past few months, Miss Universe Barbados, Shannon Harris, has been busy preparing for what…

Third World coming

Chrisette promises high energy performance

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GUYANA – Mum coming to grips with daughter’s death

GUYANA – Mum coming to grips with daughter’s death

GEORGETOWN –– Tears flow down her cheeks as she continues to deny that she needs counseling having…

JAMAICA – Gangsters killed

JAMAICA: Father accused of beating 32-year-old daughter

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Ethics watchdog investigate Canadian PM

Ethics watchdog investigate Canadian PM

OTTAWA – Canada’s ethics commissioner said Monday she is launching an investigation into Prime Minister Justin…

KYRGYZSTAN – Fatal crash

ATLANTA: Controversial pastor dies at 63