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No tears for Worrell

It can’t be business as usual at the Central Bank of Barbados, economist and former employee of the financial institution Jeremy Stephen has…

‘Upset’ advocate wants immediate action to end road fatalities

‘Upset’ advocate wants immediate action to end road fatalities

With Barbados averaging one road fatality every five days, one of the country’s most vocal road safety advocates has led a stinging attack…

Govt’s HELP programme not helped by unoccupied houses

Govt’s HELP programme not helped by unoccupied houses

The high number of unoccupied houses across Barbados have almost doubled in the past decade, negatively impacting Government’s efforts to expand its housing…

Temporary nurses cry out for late wages

Temporary nurses cry out for late wages

Temporary nurses believe they are being treated like second class health workers by being forced to wait up to three months for their…

Opposition march clashes with planned protest against gender-based violence

Opposition march clashes with planned protest against gender-based violence

Organizers of next month’s march against gender-based violence here say they have been forced to adjust the timing of their March 11 event,…

Call it a day, Mr PM!

Call it a day, Mr PM!

An outspoken local businessman says he is totally fed up with Prime Minister Freundel Stuart’s leadership style. Robert Pitcher, owner of Fun ‘N’…

Cut short

Cut short

Antoina Chapman had begun to make plans to go to church on Sunday, accompanied by her youngest brother Anderson Orlando Andy Ragga Grandison.…

‘The winning team’

‘The winning team’

Never mind the current economic turmoil, the ruling Democratic Labour Party (DLP) still stands a very good chance of winning the next general…

Health Ministry denies Whatsapp report

Health Ministry denies Whatsapp report

The Ministry of Health has dismissed as untrue a report, which is said to be circulating on WhatsApp, that a ten-year-old Barbadian boy…



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We would like to get into the head of the General Secretary of the ruling Democratic Labour Party, George Pilgrim, to try to figure out what exactly was…

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If change is needed, demand it!

Could the ‘right path’ be to a knockout?



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Pleasant Miss Universe memories

Pleasant Miss Universe memories

Representing Barbados at the recent 2017 Miss Universe pageant in the Philippines was a once-in-a-lifetime experience that Shannon Harris will never forget. Growing up, the…

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Basketball moves and awards 2017

Basketball moves and awards 2017

It seems Orange Three Pinelands’ loss might be Urban Vybz St John Sonics gain after all.  Even though not yet confirmed, word around local basketball circles is that…

Browne defends Brathwaite’s selection

Browne defends Brathwaite’s selection

Chairman of selectors Courtney Browne has described Twenty20 World Cup hero, Carlos Brathwaite, as an “investment” in West Indies cricket and argues his inclusion to face England in…

A close 2017 Gold Cup expected

A close 2017 Gold Cup expected

The post draw for the 2017 Sandy Lane Gold Cup was held at the Incitatus Members Lounge at the Garrison Savannah Thursday. The March 4 race day will…

Ellerslie go from Blue to Gold

Ellerslie go from Blue to Gold

Brathwaite ‘Gold’ House are the new champions of inter-house sports at the Ellerslie School after amassing a massive 845.50 points and dethroning last year’s winners Straughn ‘Blue’ House…

Red House rule at Parkinson

Red House rule at Parkinson

After five years of persistent effort Red “Husbands” House are finally back on top as the new track champions of Parkinson Memorial School following their inter-house sports held…

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Celebrating food at AGROFEST

This week, we continue our discussion on AGROFEST by looking at the impact of this event…

AGROFEST and our youth

Celebrating farming and agriculture

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New release from AJA

New release from AJA

“Bussa, yuh was betrayed by de enslaved of Mount Wilton Plantation, who acted against de 1816…

Queen Shaunice rules Holetown

Q.C. students show talent

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TRINIDAD – Massive sinkhole opens up in road

TRINIDAD – Massive sinkhole opens up in road

PORT OF SPAIN –– In the dead of night when most people were in their warm…

JAMAICA – Death threats

T&T homosexuality laws challenged

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Car bomb kills dozens in Syria

Car bomb kills dozens in Syria

AL-BAB – A car bomb in northern Syria killed as many as 60 people and wounded…

SOUTH AFRICA – ‘Get out’

Trump wants to expand US nuclear arsenal