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When our climate seems ripe for cooperation

If anyone had mentioned “sargassum” in a conversation with the average Caribbean person up to about five years ago, perhaps this unusual word…

When our children die at our own hands

At six years old, Johann King was still approaching the bloom of childhood. In his idealized world of nonage, the world was full…

When we are the butt of the mirth

The righteous indignation often expressed by politicians over the deeds or misdeeds of their political colleagues could provide ready material for Laff-it-Off or…

Beware the changing tide

In a landmark ruling which has reverberated across the world, the U.S. Supreme Court last Friday redefined and broadened the traditional concept of…

As ‘terrible Tuesday’ draws near

Tomorrow is the official deadline given by the National Union of Public Workers for the state-run Barbados Investment and Development Corporation to rescind…

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Will the minutes of meetings which took place and involved the Police Service Commission (PSC), former Deputy Commissioner of Police Bertie Hinds and the Promotions Advisory Board (PAB) be…

This week Barbados rolled out the red carpet for Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders and international figures, including United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon and Commonwealth Secretary General Kamalesh…

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Two women granted bail

Former cop Jasper Watson passes away

Child ‘acting out’ following assault

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Dre’s magic night

As hyperboles go, had management of House of Soca Calypso Tent charged patrons an additional fee after witnessing the performance of Dre last night at…

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Wood’s the man

Edwin Wood is the new general secretary of the Barbados Football Association (BFA). Wood’s appointment comes in the wake of Scottish-born Joyce Stewart’s sudden resignation from the post…

Gilkes, Sealy for squash final

The top seeds have come good at the 2015 National Masters Squash Championships. It will now be a showdown of the “Marks” in the Men’s Over-40 final after…

Bright future for Titus

The performance of the Barbadian swim team at the Central American and Caribbean Swimming Confederation Championships has come in for high praise. Minister of Culture, Sports, and Youth,…

Top seeds advance despite one upset

It was smooth sailing for all but one of the top seeds as the 2015 National Masters Squash Championships continued at the Barbados Squash Club on day two…

Youth guard

Youth guard

Regional cricket’s future is set to get another boost. Eight teams from five regional territories will contest the prestigious Garfield Sobers Schools International Cricket Tournament this year which…

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Abject nonsense, says Wickham

Political scientist Peter Wickham has described calls for Opposition Leader Mia Mottley to present her legal credentials as “abject nonsense”. During the recent Budget debate…

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Mottley blames Gov’t for boy’s death

We need to take better care of our athletes, says Lashley

You don’t give to get, warns Inniss


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COLUMN – Herbal remedy

Herbal medicines. They can be found in health stores, supermarkets, gyms, and even the vendors’ tray…

COLUMN – Eating what we grow

Barbadians represent in game fishing

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Tappin’ Into Soca

Tappin’ Into Soca

Saxophonist Arturo Tappin is without a doubt one of the most outstanding musicians Barbados has ever…

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Sand, Sea And Soca

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Trinidad – Murder at mosque

PORT OF SPAIN – What was supposed to have been a night of peaceful prayer filled…

SG confident about CARICOM’s future

Bahamian leader calls for removal of ticket taxes

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World – PM: Police response to attack not good enough

Tunisia’s prime minister has told the BBC that the slow response of police to last week’s…

World – Boko Haram militants kill 40

World – Pilot shut down wrong engine