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Youth commended

The hard work of many young people and organizations did not go unnoticed today as Minister of Culture, Sports & Youth Stephen Lashley publicly…

BLP smearing me and Lashley – Sinckler

BLP smearing me and Lashley – Sinckler

Finance Minister Chris Sinckler has accused the Barbados Labour Party (BLP of starting a smear attack against him and fellow Cabinet Minister, Michael…

Narrow escape!

Narrow escape!

The occupants of a house at Sturges, St Thomas had a lucky escape in the wee hours of this morning when a massive…

Antigua prepares for influx of Dominicans

Antigua prepares for influx of Dominicans

Antigua says it is anticipating an influx of Dominicans in the wake of catastrophic Hurricane Maria which has decimated that country. Acting Prime…

LIAT operate relief flights to Dominica

LIAT operate relief flights to Dominica

Regional carrier LIAT continued its relief efforts Saturday with a flight into the Douglas Charles Airport. The relief flight not only brought in…

OECS Bar Association concerned about looting in Dominica

OECS Bar Association concerned about looting in Dominica

The OECS Bar Association is concerned about what is happening in Dominica, especially reports of looting, following the passage of Hurricane Maria last…

Plans still in place to integrate customs department into BRA

Plans still in place to integrate customs department into BRA

Government is moving ahead with plans to integrate the Customs and Excise Department into the Barbados Revenue Authority. Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler…

Barbados calls for pledging conference on recovery and reconstruction

Barbados calls for pledging conference on recovery and reconstruction

Lamenting the ignoring of clarion calls made over the years by Barbados and other leaders from Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in addressing…

BDF continues humanitarian mission to Dominica

BDF continues humanitarian mission to Dominica

The Barbados Defence Force was preparing to embark on a third mission to Dominica on Saturday, as part of its humanitarian assistance to…



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Like many of his rightwing, conservative religious colleagues, the American pastor, televangelist and conservative commentator Jerry Farwell was never shy to spew some of the most controversial statements.…

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Of chance, gossip, a big lie and leadership



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Crisis state

Crisis state

A dire picture is being painted of the health situation in Dominica in the wake of the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, with one senior…

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Warrens, Police make final

Warrens, Police make final

Pan American Life Insurance Warrens are one win away from lifting their second consecutive Barbados Amateur Basketball Association first division knockout trophy. Whether Police Sports Club have what…

Ladies rule night of thrills

Ladies rule night of thrills

Number four road tennis seed Cherene Ward and Juliet Worrell thrilled the fans in an exciting match when the Barbados Co-Operative Credit Union Monarchs of the Court continued at the…

New goal post

New goal post

The fall from grace of Trinidadian Austin ‘Jack’ Warner, Caymanian Jeffrey Webb and now Antiguan Gordon Derrick has cast a pall over the integrity of football administrators in…

Look out for Shian Brathwaite

Look out for Shian Brathwaite

Keep your eyes and ears out for another Brathwaite who is making a name for himself. And like two other Brathwaites, all of whom are unrelated, he is…

Major fillip

Major fillip

Barbados’ cricket and its tourism product are set to receive a simultaneous boost next year. The island will host a festival of English cricket in 2018 with both…

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Triple play

Triple play

It is rather unusual for any individual voter to favour candidates of both major political parties in any one election. However, Barbados TODAY has discovered…

PM off to Canada and Jamaica

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Pay your taxes, Sinckler says

You’re fired!

‘Lack of political will stymying region’s growth’

Clarke: Use Catastrophe Fund to help White Hill

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Benefit concert for hurricane relief

Benefit concert for hurricane relief

Members of the Caribbean entertainment fraternity are coming together in Barbados next weekend to stage a…

Barbados’ child rights commitment  

Barbadians ready to lend a helping hand

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A broadcaster without a home

A broadcaster without a home

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – “I can say I’m homeless,” Pastor Clifton Francois, owner and operator of Barbuda’s…

Of love letters and ex’s

Ellerslie Secondary gets sixth form