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Alarm raised at BCC

Alarm raised at BCC

Classes were disrupted today after the fire alarm was triggered at the Barbados Community College’s Hospitality Institute at PomMarine. The development coincided with protest action by students over the alleged ill treatment of one of their colleagues. At the centre of the controversy is the Acting President of the Guild of Students Kobie Broomes, who […]

Election upset

Election upset

Don’t count the United Progressive Party (UPP) out of the next elections. With both the incumbent Democratic Labour Party (DLP) and the main Opposition Barbados…

High time

High time

Legalization of marijuana is high on the agenda for the United Progressive Party (UPP), with the eight-month-old political grouping promising to permit use of “a…

Online petition launched against Govt

Online petition launched against Govt

An online petition has been launched in a bid to get Attorney General and Minister of Home Affairs Adriel Brathwaite to take action on a…

Haynesville fire raises electrical concern

Haynesville fire raises electrical concern

An urgent appeal is being made to Government and in particular the National Housing Corporation (NHC) to ensure that their housing units are electrically sound.…

Fire damages St James home

Fire damages St James home

A St James family is assessing their losses after fire damaged their home this morning. Just after 10…

Lee’s Transport Board solution

Lee’s Transport Board solution

The head of one of this island’s private transport associations is suggesting a major overhaul of the state-run…

New laws coming to fight crop theft

New laws coming to fight crop theft

Life is about to become tougher for agricultural produce and livestock thieves, who have been running a well-organized…

Videographer dies at sea

Videographer dies at sea

The regional media fraternity has reacted with shock to the tragic death of 45-year-old Grenadian videographer Rollin Williams,…

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