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Leadership change needed – Blanchard

A former Cable & Wireless chief executive is challenging political and business leaders here to motivate the country in order to rescue the…

Proposals too piecemeal

Proposals too piecemeal

Proposals put forward by the Foreign Exchange Working Group of the Social Partnerships to help the Freundel Stuart administration shore up the dwindling…

NUPW left out of economic consultations

NUPW left out of economic consultations

The island’s largest public sector union Monday accused Prime Minister Freundel Stuart of treating it with “scant respect”. The charge was levelled by the…

Economic burn

Economic burn

Time will tell who is wrong and who is right! This was the terse response issued by outspoken Minister of Agriculture Dr David…

Too lewd

Too lewd

Local entertainment promoter FAS Promotions is being accused of promoting prostitution through song during last night’s Digicel Barbados Reggae Beach Party, a charge…

Sealy still banking on hotel jobs

Sealy still banking on hotel jobs

When major hotel projects in the pipeline eventually come on stream, as many as 14,000 jobs could be created, driving the level of…

Teachers commission must not be ‘election talk’ – BSTU

Teachers commission must not be ‘election talk’ – BSTU

President of the Barbados Secondary Teachers’ Union (BSTU) Mary Redman is charging that the promised establishment of the long awaited Teachers Service Commission…

Ministry on the ropes

Ministry on the ropes

The Barbados Secondary Teachers’ Union (BSTU) is claiming victory in its battle with the Ministry of Education over the suspension of a teacher…

One block  at a time

One block at a time

Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth Stephen Lashley has appealed to corporate Barbados, charitable foundations and the wider public to help in the…



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Eleven years since the start of implementation on January 1, 2006, where does the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) precisely stand today in terms of overall progress towards the eventual…

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We owe it to ourselves to protect Mother Earth

A ceasefire for our children



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The colours of a woman

The colours of a woman

When you look at a woman, what do you see? Another human being or a sex object? This was the question that a recent exhibition…

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Cavs sweep Pacers 4-0

Cavs sweep Pacers 4-0

INDIANA – LeBron James made a 3-pointer with 68 seconds left and the Cleveland Cavaliers hung on for a 106-102 series-clinching victory at the Indiana Pacers Sunday night. James…

Another win

Another win

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent – Barbados and Windward Islands remained unbeaten as they pulled off contrasting wins in the third round of the Women’s Regional Super50 Monday. Playing at…

Windies reeling

Windies reeling

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Pakistan ended Monday’s fourth day well in control of the first Test at Sabina Park, thanks to an unbeaten 99 from Misbah-ul-Haq and four wickets from…

Panton takes first place

Panton takes first place

Jamaica’s Jeff Panton and Mike Fennell won yesterday’s Automotive Art Shakedown Stages in their Ford Focus WRC06, despite a 10-second penalty for a late restart after lunch. The…

IAAF-Barbados takes silver in men’s 4x100m relay

IAAF-Barbados takes silver in men’s 4x100m relay

If you can keep your head when all around are losing theirs, then yours is the world relays title. Okay, that wasn’t exactly how Rudyard Kipling put it…

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Sharpening skills through competitions

Before we move on to our next topic, I have to clarify some questions that were…

Chemistry students wow with special creations

A space for artists

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Return of Miss World

Return of Miss World

Miss Barbados World is back! After a two-year hiatus,  new franchise holder, Caribbean Market Centre, is…

Pearl-Ann’s passion for dance

Aja’s Bussa apology

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TRINIDAD – Roberts celebrates 104th birthday

TRINIDAD – Roberts celebrates 104th birthday

PORT OF SPAIN –– As Lilla Roberts celebrated her 104th birthday yesterday with family, friends and…

JAMAICA – Waterlogged

Guyana doctors get training to detect microcephaly

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CHICAGO – Obama offers advice to young people

CHICAGO – Obama offers advice to young people

CHICAGO — Former President Barack Obama used his first public appearance since leaving office to dole…

Confederate statue removed in New Orleans

Canada police arrest 104 men in child prostitution dragnet