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Digital divide

Digital divide

August gathering

August gathering

No NSRL fallout

No NSRL fallout

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American woman missing

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing American woman, identified as 22-year-old Lauren Asele Broomes who has been residing at…

ZR conductor gets bail on wounding charge

ZR conductor gets bail on wounding charge

A ZR conductor was released on $9,000 bail with one surety Thursday afternoon on a wounding charge. Rico Jamal Antonio Forde of Haynesville,…

Cell phone ban was a ‘mistake’, says Jones

Cell phone ban was a ‘mistake’, says Jones

Minister of Education Ronald Jones says his 2009 decision to ban cell phones in schools was a “mistake”. “In Barbados, sometimes out of…

Teen gets wings clipped for Crop Over

Teen gets wings clipped for Crop Over

A teenager who pleaded guilty Thursday to assaulting his mother, will not be allowed to attend any night events for the balance of…

Man fined $5,000 for growing weed

Man fined $5,000 for growing weed

A 32-year-old St Michael man was Thursday fined $5,000 for cultivating marijuana in his backyard. Edward Ricardo Kellman, of Number 32, Lodge Terrace,…

Trigger happy

Trigger happy

Residents of Deacons Farm, St Michael got a rude awakening Wednesday night, as the sound of unbridled gunfire took hold of the community…

Rape accused gets bail

Rape accused gets bail

A Christ Church man, who is accused of rape, has been granted bail in the amount of $5,000. Owen Oscar Bowen of 1A,…

Wrong road

Wrong road

A 27-year-old, first-time drug offender came close to being jailed Thursday. Ronaldo Ramon Irvin Browne of Block 3E, Factory Avenue, Wildey, St Michael…

Harry ordered to pay $40,000 fine

Harry ordered to pay $40,000 fine

  Thirty-nine-year-old David Alphonso Harry of Bournes Land, Silver Sands, Christ Church has until January 31, 2018 to pay a $40,000 fine for…



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A confession of sorts yesterday from Minister of Education Ronald Jones, who is known for his off-the-cuff statements which humour or provoke depending on the listener, was a…

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Sinckler rewards top students in his constituency

Sinckler rewards top students in his constituency

Sixteen scholarship winners have been applauded for their work in this year’s Common Entrance Examination. During a special ceremony held recently at Almond Bay Caterers…

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Sprinters’ bad blood

Sprinters’ bad blood

2015 World 200 metres champion Dafne Schippers has admitted to having a cold relationship with Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson. The Dutchwoman and the Jamaican share perhaps one of the…

Cook leads England fightback

Cook leads England fightback

Alastair Cook’s battling 82 not out dragged England to 171 for 4 against South Africa as rain shortened the first day of the third Test to just 59…

Fresh guard

Fresh guard

Conde Riley is the new president of the Barbados Cricket Association. The veteran cricket administrator defeated challengers Deighton Smith and Erskine King in a landslide victory when the governing…

United States beat Jamaica in final

United States beat Jamaica in final

SANTA CLARA, United States – Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz suffered heartbreak for the second straight CONCACAF Gold Cup when a late goal sent them to a painful 2-1 defeat…

Bravo ready for the CPL

Bravo ready for the CPL

Dwayne Bravo believes his Trinbago Knight Riders have a good chance of winning the Hero Caribbean Premier League T20 when this year’s tournament gets underway next week. That…

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An extra-special water treat

An extra-special water treat

Several of the island’s special children, who are physically challenged, enjoyed a day of fun and…

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All’s set for Pic-O-De-Crop

All’s set for Pic-O-De-Crop

Veteran calypsonian, Edwin Yearwood, will lead the pack at this year’s Pic-O-De Crop finals, to be…

All eyes on Sweet Soca

Ricky T’s secret to success

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Antigua & Barbuda signs Airbnb agreement

Antigua & Barbuda signs Airbnb agreement

ST JOHN’S – Antigua & Barbuda has joined other Caribbean countries in signing an agreement with…

BAHAMAS – ‘Minnister of Pain’

VENEZUELA – Tensions rise as 48-hour strike starts

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ISRAEL – Thousands of worshippers surge into Al-Aqsa mosque, 113 injured

ISRAEL – Thousands of worshippers surge into Al-Aqsa mosque, 113 injured

JERUSALEM – Thousands of Muslim worshippers surged into Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque on Thursday and at least…

SWEDEN – Swedish ministers quit amid IT scandal

FRANCE – Developing education