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Dame Billie supports IMF soft drink tax suggestion

Dame Billie supports IMF soft drink tax suggestion

Former deputy prime minister Dame Billie Miller is backing an International Monetary Fund (IMF) recommendation that Government impose a tax on soft drinks. Describing the beverages as “just sugar water”, Dame Billie told Barbados TODAY the drinks were contributing to the high level of diabetes in the country. She acknowledged that the move could affect […]

JUSTICE!

Anglican cleric Reverend John Rogers is lobbying for justice for retrenched Government workers. He told Barbados TODAY that it was unacceptable that the close to…

Independence ready

Rehearsals for the Independence Day Parade took place at the Bridgetown Port today. All members of the uniformed services, who would be on parade from…

Ebola exercise next week

The Ministry of Health will hold another simulation exercise next week to test the country’s preparedness for dealing with Ebola. The exercise, which aims to…

Murder accused remanded

Murder accused remanded

Thirty-six-year old Hammond Tennyson Hinds has been charged with murdering Martin Greaves of Half Moon Fort, St Lucy. The 49-year-old was stabbed to death on…

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Sugar SOS

Sugar SOS

A fresh SOS has been issued for the island’s dying sugar industry. This time the call has come from…

20-bed cancer hospice soon to take off

20-bed cancer hospice soon to take off

A plan to construct a 20-bed hospice in Barbados for people with cancer and other terminal illnesses –…

Worsening woes in White Hill

Worsening woes in White Hill

The White Hill Road in St Andrew will be abandoned, as the Ministry of Transport and Works (MTW),…

Unjust!

Unjust!

A prominent Barbadian Queen’s Counsel has strongly advised other countries that have not joined on to the Caribbean…

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