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Car plunges into hole at Durants

TWENTY-FIVE-YEAR-OLD Daniel Neblett of Ealing Park, Christ Church had a close call tonight when the vehicle he was driving ended up in a hole along Durants, Christ Church around 7:45. Read More

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Weekend Buzz May 22, 2015

Catch the Weekend Buzz. See what you missed at Romp International Kadooment Band launch. Get a sneak peek at new local movie Daybreak. Hear the sweet sounds of St Lucia Jazz. Read More

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Five sections for St Gabriel’s band

ST GABRIEL’S SCHOOL will be hitting The Big Screen for Junior Kadooment. Read More

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PM Stuart congratulates President Granger

PRIME MINISTER Freundel Stuart has congratulated the President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, Brigadier David Arthur Granger, on his recent electoral victory. Read More

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Study: Major rethink of regional airline industry needed

A STUDY COMMISSIONED by the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has recommended a major rethink of the regional airline industry and for the setting up of a CARICOM Airlines Association to identify opportunities to reduce costs, create greater synergies and earn more revenue. Read More

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THE ISSUE: Still an air of uncertainty

While most attention has been focussed on the overall economy and Government’s fiscal challenges, the Barbados business community has taken a beating during the last eight years of hard times. Read More

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THE ISSUE (ON THE LEFT): Pleased our ideas adopted

In April, after three consecutive months of improved readings, the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) remained broadly unchanged in both the euro area (-0.2 points to 103.7) and the European Union (EU) (+0.3 points to 106.4). Read More

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THE ISSUE (ON THE RIGHT): Negative balance for first quarter

Business confidence is a unique gauge of economic activity. It is the measurement of what business owners and executives think is going to happen in the future. Therefore, business confidence reports are one of the few forward looking data sets available to members of the business community. Read More

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Another Class 4

THE SAGA involving champion netball school Blackman and Gollop and the National Sports Council (NSC) took another twist yesterday when it was realised that another primary school’s B team have been competing in the Pine Hill Dairy-sponsored tournament with Class 4 students. Read More

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Bajan jockey wins top award

BARBADIAN jockey Quincy Welch has landed the biggest award of his riding career. Read More

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Frenchman in for ‘Penti’

INTRIGUE has taken over Sol Rally Barbados 2015. Read More

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Combermere capture U-13 crown

NICHOLLS Baking Combermere continued their dominance of school cricket when they whipped Alleyne by 44 runs to win the Barbados Cricket Association Everton Weekes Under-13 final at Kensington Oval yesterday. Read More

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IT MATTERS TO MARIA: Mum suspects foul play

TWO YEARS after the skeletal remains of her son were found, Adinah Callender has refused to bury him until the authorities determine how he died. Read More

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LOOKA LEW: Chris, ease we nuh

DEAR CHRIS, I begging, I begging like a dog in hot sun begging for water. Chris, I begging like the time the dentist was pulling out my teeth, and I start crying and beg she to give me a li’l more of the thing to numb my mouth. Read More

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Start ball rolling, Mr Minister

THE MINISTER of Education has been bobbing and weaving on the issue of corporal punishment since he came to office. Read More

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EDITORIAL: Flogging an ongoing debate

WHEN IT COMES to schooling in Barbados, no issues have engaged the attention of Barbadians at all levels and for as long as co-education, the Common Entrance Exam and flogging. Read More

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Weekend Buzz May 22, 2015

Catch the Weekend Buzz. See what you missed at Romp International Kadooment Band launch. Get a sneak peek at new local movie Daybreak. Hear the sweet sounds of St Lucia Jazz. Read More

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Five sections for St Gabriel’s band

ST GABRIEL’S SCHOOL will be hitting The Big Screen for Junior Kadooment. Read More

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T-shirt bands ready to jump

AT LEAST FIVE tee-shirt bands are set to paint Christ Church in carnival colours. Read More

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TLC pulls Duggar family series amid misconduct reports

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — TLC pulled the reality series 19 Kids and Counting from its schedule on Friday, a move that follows reports of sexual misconduct allegations against one of the stars, Josh Duggar, stemming from when he was a juvenile. Read More

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