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Town hall meeting on proposed private Credit Bureau tomorrow

  The Barbados Bankers Association will tomorrow host a town tall meeting to discuss its proposal to establish a private Credit Bureau in…

Guyanese police hunt for 13 escaped prisoners

Guyanese police hunt for 13 escaped prisoners

SOURCE – Demerara Waves-  Thirteen prisoners from the swamped area of the Lusignan Prison have escaped, police said. Head of the Criminal Investigations…

Thousands of Barbadians march in The City

Thousands of Barbadians march in The City

Thousands of Barbadians are on the streets in the capital Bridgetown, in support of a joint march being staged by the island’s four…

Don’t be fooled, Stuart warns Barbadians

Don’t be fooled, Stuart warns Barbadians

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart today urged Barbadians not to be fooled, as he warned that the “new-found fellowship” between sections of the private…

PM speaks on current impasse; warns that there can be no blackmail of his Govt

PM speaks on current impasse; warns that there can be no blackmail of his Govt

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has denied all claims that his Government is indifferent to the demands of public officers for pay increases or…

All roads lead to Soca On The Hill

All roads lead to Soca On The Hill

Soca On The Hill is underway with hundreds of patrons attending and more flocking to Farley Hill eagerly waiting to enter the park.…

St James Parish Independence Committee hosts stairs challenge

St James Parish Independence Committee hosts stairs challenge

Residents and fitness enthusiasts in St James turned out in the numbers on Saturday to participate in the West Terrace Stairs Challenge hosted…

Cave Shepherd announces new opening time for Monday

Cave Shepherd announces new opening time for Monday

Cave Shepherd has joined a growing list of businesses which have been adjusting their opening hours for Monday, July 24, to give employees…

Late Spiritual Baptist Archbishop to be laid to rest on July 28

Late Spiritual Baptist Archbishop to be laid to rest on July 28

A thanksgiving service celebrating the life and work of the late Spiritual Baptist Leader Malcolm Babb will be held on Friday, July 28.…



Editorial View all

Not so long ago, Barbados was the envy of the Caribbean and the rest of the developing world for its Social Partnership which sprung out of the economic…

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Displays of Bajan patriotism

Displays of Bajan patriotism

Are Barbadians in the diaspora patriotic? In the Barbadian community in New York, one of the largest in the diaspora, there is a minority who…

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Young Windies beat Zimbabwe

Young Windies beat Zimbabwe

HARARE, Zimbabwe – Bhaskar Yadram extended his fine run of form with another half-century as West Indies Under-19s made a winning start to their three-match Youth One-Day International…

Lodge School cop prestigious title

Lodge School cop prestigious title

The Lodge School are the winners of the 31st  edition of the Sir Garfield Sobers International Schools Cricket Tournament. Monday afternoon they defeated Foundation School by 29 runs in the final to…

Smith’s agenda

Smith’s agenda

The best man to govern cricket in Barbados will be decided in three days time at the Hilton Barbados Hotel. And Barbados Cricket Association vice-president Deighton Smith is…

Memories of England 1966

Memories of England 1966

With as many as nine Barbadians in the West Indies 15-man Test squad for the series in England starting next month, memories of the same number of locals…

Farley takes chess league

Farley takes chess league

International master Terry Farley has hit the front of the second qualifier for the 2017 Digicel Barbados National Chess Championships after he defeated previous leader Kemp Lynch in…

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The importance of accreditation

The most recent stop on my annual series of educational and refresher tours was the American…

53 trained for hospitality industry

US radio stations give Barbados major exposure

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Eleven for Final’s showdown

Eleven for Final’s showdown

Queen Aziza will be contending with ten other finalists, rather than nine, when she takes to…

Two new calypso queens crowned

Ten to challenge Queen Aziza for calypso crown

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BAHAMAS – Clean-up begins after blaze at Rand Memorial

BAHAMAS – Clean-up begins after blaze at Rand Memorial

NASSAU – Clean-up efforts are underway at the Rand Memorial Hospital following Friday’s fire and some…

VENEZUELA – Violence continues

Jamaican among 123 arrested in ICE operation