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Oh, for the remission of America’s sin

. . . It is not just a stand-off against a system of governance, nor is it just a stand-off against the surname…

Looking beyond Finance Minister’s Christmas stocking

Those who were expecting Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler to show up in the Parliament Building yesterday with a giant Christmas stocking slung…

Respect is ever due on holy ground

Almost daily, increasing acts of lawlessness leave us wondering whether the world has indeed gone mad. In fact, we are so bombarded by…

When all eyes are firmly fixed on Chris

We know he is not yet ready to reveal all he has in store in his proverbial black box, but still we cannot…

When might is certainly not right!

It was refreshing to hear the Barbados Workers’ Union’s (BWU) statement yesterday on a matter that should trouble us all. As difficult as…

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Thieves have put a damper on plans by one church group to spread cheer this Christmas season. On Tuesday night, the bandits broke into the Dayrells Road Gospel…

The Barbados Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) says it is not at all surprised but disappointed to learn that recent “onerous” tax measures announced “as temporary measures”…

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Central bank praises dedicated employees

Central bank praises dedicated employees

Six employees of the Central Bank of Barbados were last night celebrated for their years of dedicated service. A dinner was held at the Crane…

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St George victory

Not even the presence of a police officer could stop St James from being manhandled in the National Sports Council’s Inter-Parish road tennis competition last night. Playing at…

Bajans impress in squash

Barbados’ top junior squash players all played very well but just missed out on podium finishes in the 2014 Canadian Junior Squash Open which climaxed last night at…

Facelift coming for Gymnasium

Facelift coming for Gymnasium

The Garfield Sobers Gymnasium is in for an overhaul next year. Minister of Sport, Culture and Youth, Stephen Lashley, made this announcement today during the handing over of…

Plans for regional road tennis circuit looking good

So far, so good. That’s the word from chief executive officer and president of the Professional Road Tennis Association (PRTA), Dale Clarke, on his recent move to establish a…

Windies suffer

Windies suffer

CENTURION –– West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin got off to a good start by winning the toss in the first Test against South Africa at SuperSport Park, Centurion…

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Estwick explains no show for Sinckler’s ministerial statement

They have recently been at odds over funding for the proposed Barbados Cane Industry Restructuring Project. And yesterday outspoken Minister of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries and…

Mia: We are all still in the dark


Opposition walkout a good strategy, says Wickham

Boiling point

BLP extends olive branch after staging walkout

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Healthy choices best defence

Month-long activities to raise awareness about diabetes will end on Sunday, but far from over is…

Culinary skills on show

Fighting for his life

Team Mikey in cancer fight

Encouraging the culinary arts