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Jokers here, there, and everywhere

 History reveals that in one of his many letters to British diplomat Sir Horace Mann more than 200 years ago, English politician and…

Oh, for the remission of America’s sin

. . . It is not just a stand-off against a system of governance, nor is it just a stand-off against the surname…

Looking beyond Finance Minister’s Christmas stocking

Those who were expecting Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler to show up in the Parliament Building yesterday with a giant Christmas stocking slung…

Respect is ever due on holy ground

Almost daily, increasing acts of lawlessness leave us wondering whether the world has indeed gone mad. In fact, we are so bombarded by…

When all eyes are firmly fixed on Chris

We know he is not yet ready to reveal all he has in store in his proverbial black box, but still we cannot…

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Minister of Education Ronald Jones is mum on the matter of Government’s promised bursaries for students of the University of the West Indies (UWI). Asked by Barbados TODAY…

A recent National Health Accounts (NHA) study has shown that Barbados’ total health spend for fiscal year 2012-13 stood at BDS$732.4 million. Chief Health Planner in the Ministry…

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Globetrotting Konshens

Globetrotting Konshens

He is handsome, extremely talented, and one of the biggest dancehall artists in Jamaica. In fact, make that in the world . . . ,…

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Cummins set to replace Roach

Miguel Cummins is set to get an early Christmas present. According to sources, the 24 year-old fast bowler is reportedly set to replace fellow Barbadian pacer Kemar Roach…

St George victory

Not even the presence of a police officer could stop St James from being manhandled in the National Sports Council’s Inter-Parish road tennis competition last night. Playing at…

Bajans impress in squash

Barbados’ top junior squash players all played very well but just missed out on podium finishes in the 2014 Canadian Junior Squash Open which climaxed last night at…

Facelift coming for Gymnasium

Facelift coming for Gymnasium

The Garfield Sobers Gymnasium is in for an overhaul next year. Minister of Sport, Culture and Youth, Stephen Lashley, made this announcement today during the handing over of…

Plans for regional road tennis circuit looking good

So far, so good. That’s the word from chief executive officer and president of the Professional Road Tennis Association (PRTA), Dale Clarke, on his recent move to establish a…

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Estwick explains no show for Sinckler’s ministerial statement

They have recently been at odds over funding for the proposed Barbados Cane Industry Restructuring Project. And yesterday outspoken Minister of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries and…

Mia: We are all still in the dark


Opposition walkout a good strategy, says Wickham

Boiling point

BLP extends olive branch after staging walkout

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Healthy choices best defence

Month-long activities to raise awareness about diabetes will end on Sunday, but far from over is…

Culinary skills on show

Fighting for his life

Team Mikey in cancer fight

Encouraging the culinary arts