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We have your back, IMF says

We have your back, IMF says

Bite the bullet

Bite the bullet

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Death shock

Residents of Wanstead Gardens, St Michael were thrown into an immediate state of shock this morning after the lifeless body of 44-year-old Winston…

Scantlebury held on drug charge

Scantlebury held on drug charge

A 27-year-old man, of no fixed place of abode, will call HMP Dodds home for the next 28 days. Magistrate Kristie Cuffy-Sargeant today…

Crichlow held at bus stop with guns and ammo

Crichlow held at bus stop with guns and ammo

Four years after his arrest, Ackeem Jabarr Crichlow, of Farm Road, St Philip, has pleaded guilty in the High Court to having a…

Brathwaite admits to stealing two Shirley biscuits

Brathwaite admits to stealing two Shirley biscuits

A 28-year-old man has been remanded to the Psychiatric Hospital for assessment, after pleading guilty to two criminal charges. Everton Rommel Brathwaite, of…

Bennett gets more jail time

Bennett gets more jail time

A St Michael man, in his 20s, who is already serving time at HMP Dodds, will have to spend an additional nine months…

Dysfunctional Jones

Dysfunctional Jones

A 20-year-old man, of no fixed place of abode, is now awaiting his fate on a burglary charge. Jah Rastafari Jones apologized before…

Govt looking to complete customs transition to BRA

Govt looking to complete customs transition to BRA

The long-awaited transition of the Customs & Excise Department into the Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) is close at hand. Without giving a specific…

Hillaby keeps hope alive for missing fisherman

Hillaby keeps hope alive for missing fisherman

The people of Hillaby, St Thomas are clinging desperately onto hope that missing community member Kenmore Mayers will be found alive, a week…

Fifth completion date for River bus terminal

Fifth completion date for River bus terminal

When the multi-million dollar River Bus Terminal becomes operable, the current problem with flooding will be a thing of the past, Director of…



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In the midst of all the domestic goings on this week, there has been hardly a squeak from Government, or anyone else for that matter, about the latest…

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Walton’s quiet 100

Walton’s quiet 100

It was a quiet celebration today for the islands newest centenarian as a small group of friends, including Roman Catholic priest Father Clement Paul joined…

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Pride ahead

Pride ahead

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent – Out-of-favour West Indies left-arm spinner, Jomel Warrican, struck twice in as many balls in the final session to hand Barbados Pride the advantage on…

St Cyprian’s, St Angela’s rule the pool

St Cyprian’s, St Angela’s rule the pool

Last year’s victory was so nice, St Cyprian’s Boys had to do it twice, retaining their title as kings of the 2017 Purity Primary Interschool Swimming Champions at…

A legend returns to Accrington

A legend returns to Accrington

He seemed indestructible once but now there’s a fragility about the West Indian whose 100mph pace and relentless swing propelled him into cricket’s pantheon more than half a…

And then there were four

And then there were four

The finals of the Barbados Secondary Schools Under-19 Netball Competition will tip off next week Thursday, but not before defending champions Springer Memorial clash with Queen’s College and…

St Michael teams advance

St Michael teams advance

A double strike by Shanniel Marshall propelled St Michael West to a 3-1 win over St Lucy, as action in the Round of 16 of the David Thompson…

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BTPA explores genealogy tourism  

BTPA explores genealogy tourism  

Tourism officials here are counting on visitors who are looking to go back to their roots…

Caribbean steps up climate research efforts

Workmans Primary gets a facelift

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Cultural and culinary fusion

Cultural and culinary fusion

The opening night of this year’s Food and Rum Festival was billed as one of Barbados’…

Impressive NIFCA music finals

Strong messages at theatre finals