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August 27, 2015 - Employee hurt during robbery A staff member at Tapas restaurant ... +++ August 27, 2015 - Doc: Early death higher among men The number of men who die at an ear ... +++ August 27, 2015 - BLP warns NIS is not Government’s ATM While opposition Barbados Labour Pa ... +++ August 27, 2015 - Showdown #2 looms BEIJING –– Usain Bolt and Justi ... +++ August 27, 2015 - Blake plotting his return BEIJING –– While the world focu ... +++ August 27, 2015 - Level race track The 2015 Seaboard Marine Caribbean ... +++ August 27, 2015 - Clarke: ‘I want to be off the streets’ When Magistrate Douglas Frederick i ... +++ August 27, 2015 - Mixed fortunes for badminton team Barbados had a rough evening on day ... +++ August 27, 2015 - Family pledge The families of the six young women ... +++ webdesign
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Yes to COP’s words; no to circling wagons

Our research reveals that Acting Commissioner of Police Tyrone Griffith is no lightweight. Indeed, intelligence gathered is that the former Harrison College and…

Antigua takes bold lead on plastic bags

As we traverse daily the length and breadth of Barbados, how much do we observe our surroundings? For example, the state of the…

Will we see Mr Stuart off his high horse?

Of the many meanings of the word “high”, the one that most aptly describes Prime Minister Freundel Stuart is “great in rank, status,…

To a truly Bajan icon in Granny!

On Wednesday afternoon, during a funeral service at the Christ Church Parish Church, strong evidence was again provided that the true heroes and…

Little comfort in low tally numbers

Murderers are not monsters; they are men. And that is the most frightening thing about them. –– Alice Sebold, American author. For Barbados…

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The number of men who die at an early age here outnumber the women, partly because, unlike women, the male population avoids regular medical checks, a senior health…

While opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) supports Government’s plans to borrow $76 million mainly to improve police accommodation, it has questioned the sourcing of the money from the…

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Clarke: ‘I want to be off the streets’

Cases dismissed

‘Lure of money’ blamed for rising crime

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Bajan duo are Junior top chefs

Bajan duo are Junior top chefs

Barbados walked away with the Caribbean Junior Duelling Challenge Trophy and an all-expenses-paid trip to Lincoln Culinary Institute in Puerto Rico, after winning this year’s round…

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Showdown #2 looms

BEIJING –– Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin looked in fine form as they ran the fastest times of the 200 meters semi-finals on Wednesday to set up a…

Blake plotting his return

BEIJING –– While the world focuses on Usain Bolt in Beijing, another speed merchant is preparing for a highly anticipated return to the track. The prospect of a…

Mixed fortunes for badminton team

Barbados had a rough evening on day two at the Caribbean Regional Badminton Confederation (CAREBACO) Championships 2015 in the Dominican Republic yesterday. In juniors’ competition, Barbados lost their…

Beckles sets new national record

Barbadian athlete Kierre Beckles continues to make her country proud. In the recently concluded 100M hurdles heat at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing, Beckles set a new national…

Golden standards

Golden standards

BEIJING –– David Rudisha strained every sinew to win gold, Genzebe Dibaba dominated in the way the Kenyan once did and Usain Bolt’s second sprint showdown with Justin…

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Just for show

Just for show

Political scientist Peter Wickham has cautioned the Barbadian public against expecting any serious policy decisions to come from the ongoing Democratic Labour Party (DLP) 60th…

Stuart pokes fun at opposition

Mia’s wrath

We’ll talk

Mr president?

COME CLEAN!

Verbal battle over Credit Suisse escalates

Lie, what lie?

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Let’s talk about sex and sexuality

Members of the disabled and gay communities will talk about sex and sexuality when they gather…

A love of God and good food

100 years of loving the Lord

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Force feeds Geriatric Hospital

Force feeds Geriatric Hospital

The Barbados Defence Force (BDF) has extended a helping hand to the elderly at the Geriatric…

Young campers visit House

Big thank you from Hypasounds

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DOMINICA – Caribbean warned of possibility of big quake

ROSEAU –– Coordinator of the Office of Disaster Management (ODM), Don Corriette, is strongly advising preparedness…

TRINIDAD – Gypsy jumps ship

GUYANA – Parents plead for return of teen

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TAIWAN – Boy trips and damages US$1.5M painting

TAIPEI –– It’s enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of…

COLORADO – Life in prison

INDIA – Peace plea