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Too many entitlements

Little hope

Little hope

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Homeless spokesman makes appeal to political parties

With over 100 homeless people said to be living on the streets of the capital, Bridgetown, the local charity which cares for their…

Strike on

Strike on

It had issued an ultimatum to the Freundel Stuart Government to respond to its pay concerns by January 15, else it said there…

Come to our rescue, Mia!

Come to our rescue, Mia!

As St George residents prepare to turn up the heat on waste hauler Anderson Fat Child Cherry over his annoying Lower Estate dumpsite,…

Blame ‘Dem’ for the sewage mess, says Mia

Blame ‘Dem’ for the sewage mess, says Mia

Amid warnings of a sewage crisis, Opposition Leader Mia Mottley has accused the Freundel Stuart administration of neglecting the south coast sewerage system…

Stop the lofty promises!

Stop the lofty promises!

Outspoken economist Jeremy Stephen is urging political parties contesting the next general election, constitutionally due by the middle of this year, to level…

Goodbye Dappa

Goodbye Dappa

Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens came alive this afternoon to the sweet strains of ruk-a-tuk music, as former flutist Damien Dappa Taylor received a…

Local investment options limited, says Fortress

Local investment options limited, says Fortress

Despite posting a strong finish last year and forecasting a positive 2018, a local investment management firm is concerned that Barbados’ ongoing economic…

ICBL gets new chief executive officer

ICBL gets new chief executive officer

The Board of Directors of the Insurance Corporation of Barbados Limited (ICBL) today announced the appointment of Geoffrey Scott as its chief executive…

DEM falling short

DEM falling short

A top regional security official says the Department of Emergency Management (DEM) is falling short in terms of its facilitation of district emergency…



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United States president Donald Trump is facing a maelstrom of protest, both at home and abroad, over inherently racist comments he reportedly made at an immigration-related meeting with…

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Trump not welcome

Trump not welcome

Local and regional Pan-Africanists and socialist groups have lashed out at United States President Donald Trump for offensive comments he reportedly made about Africa nations,…

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Emerald House complete the hattrick

Emerald House complete the hattrick

For the third consecutive year, Emerald ‘Green’ House have run away with the glory as champions of Trinity Academy Sports Day held today at the National Stadium. The…

Wrong shots

Wrong shots

Gun violence is impacting negatively on local football and president of the Barbados Football Association, Randolph Harris, has called for an end to the madness. Speaking during the…

Archer to the fore again

Archer to the fore again

HOBART, Tasmania – Barbadian seamer Jofra Archer’s brace helped resurgent Hobart Hurricanes to their fifth win of the Big Bash League, as they cooled Brisbane Heat by six…

2017 sports personalities honoured

2017 sports personalities honoured

West Indies middle-order batsman Shai Hope’s coming of age in 2017 saw him cop the 2017 National Sports Council’s (NSC) Sports Personality of the Year accolade at the…

King’s Australia run ends

King’s Australia run ends

by Anmar Goodridge-Boyce Maybe it just wasn’t meant to be; the King’s Australian dream is over. After easily making it into the third and final round of qualifying…

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Lions lend a helping hand

Lions lend a helping hand

For more then a century Lions around the world have been changing lives through humanitarian service.…

Shedding those extra ‘Holiday’ pounds

I am a proud Bajan

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Giving back

Giving back

Two regional organizations have received donations of $10,000 each from the Barbados Association of Washington DC…

Bright start

Lashley hosts Movie Night Under the Stars

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GUYANA – Mentally ill escaped prisoner shot dead

GUYANA – Mentally ill escaped prisoner shot dead

GEORGETOWN – Just a day after he was taken into custody, mentally ill Tiger Bay resident…

CARICOM condemns Trump’s reported statements on Haiti

HAITI: Caribbean dignity unbowed