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February 1, 2015 - Celebrating African Awareness Month   Barbadians, led by the Pan-A ... +++ February 1, 2015 - Annual flower show hits the mark, again   Residents have been flocking ... +++ February 1, 2015 - Dutch Caribbean islands consider CXC model The Caribbean Examinations Council ... +++ January 31, 2015 - Guyanese remanded A 36-year-old Guyanese man has been ... +++ January 31, 2015 - Farewell Sir Harcourt   Former Cabinet minister, sen ... +++ January 31, 2015 - Students march against drugs Scores of students took to the stre ... +++ January 31, 2015 - Hotels to access tax breaks from Monday February 1. That is the revised dat ... +++ January 31, 2015 - Crane Beach in the running for top award Barbados’ Crane Beach is in the r ... +++ January 31, 2015 - COLUMN – WI must improve Just a couple weeks before the star ... +++ webdesign
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In praise of our Acting COP Griffith

Every society gets the kind of criminal it deserves. What is equally true is that every community gets the kind of law enforcement…

Oh, no more playing in this House, please!

All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances; and one man…

Feeding ourselves into oblivion

As far back as 1974 an international commitment was made at a World Food Summit to eradicate food insecurity.  The nexus between a…

An ineffective law however you view it

Barbados is reviewing how it will treat its dormant death penalty law, even as authorities insist it will remain on the statute books.…

Shall we be led by this 5-year-old?

Ronald Jones had a blistering message for some social media users last week, and rightfully so. The flamboyant Minister of Education spared no…

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The group representing gays has thrown its support behind Government’s move to stop the death penalty from being compulsory for murder. But it has insisted that the same…

The absence of a file resulted in a robbery case being dismissed in the Holetown Magistrates’ Court today. The matter had come up for hearing on several occasions,…

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Special teacher Mrs Babb

Just six years into the teaching system, Sandra Babb is already making a difference in the lives of those she comes into contact with. And…

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COLUMN – WI must improve

Just a couple weeks before the start of the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, West Indies must be concerned about certain aspects of their batting and…

Dwayne Bravo quits test cricket

Dwayne Bravo quits test cricket

West Indies allrounder Dwayne Bravo has decided to call it quits from the longer format of the game. Bravo played his last Test match against Sri Lanka in…

Top class tournament

Top class tournament

Despite the success of this year’s National Sports Council (NSC) Inter-Parish Road Tennis Championships, the time has come for some major changes to be made to the annual…

Future stars

Future stars

Barbados TODAY made the rounds today once again to capture the action as hundreds of youngsters took their first steps to perhaps becoming the island’s next athletics star.…

Young tyros

Today was one of busiest days for primary school athletes across the island this season. No fewer than ten schools took to the track and field from North…

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BLP questions $500m investment

BLP questions $500m investment

The Barbados Labour Party (BLP) is questioning Government’s decision to invest $500 million in a multipurpose sugar factory while it fails to meet several commitments…

Nicholls pays debt

Gregory Nicholls clears the air

From crisis to crisis

Youth group wants Carrington sacked

UWI uncertainty

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A healthy child a better student

Well nourished children are ready to learn. Experts have long discovered the strong link between good…

COLUMN – Veg and fruit your better bet

First centenarian for 2015

COLUMN – The battle of the bulge

More women using drugs