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    March 21

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Mia: Stay the course

Warning that fixing Barbados would not be a sprint, Prime Minister Mia Mottley last night delivered Read More


Fed up nurses off the job

Enough is enough! That was the cry yesterday from nurses at the Sir Winston Scott Polyclinic after Read More

Shocked by stabbing

One minute Edward ‘Chucky’ Chase was venting to his neighbours. Less than ten minutes later, he Read More

Atherley shares first impression of budget

A budget that was overly long, lacked details and was not satisfying. That’s Leader of the Opposition Read More


Bus fares going to $3.50

Prime Minister Mia Mottley tonight announced that bus fares will be moving from $2 to $3.50. Read More


Paternity leave on the cards 

Prime Minister Mia Mottley has promised there will be paternity leave in Barbados “by this time next Read More

Push for healthier options on menus

There is an appeal to Barbadians to change their diets and lifestyles. That is the challenge from Read More

St Bartholomew’s Primary School closed tomorrow

The St. Bartholomew’s Primary School at Parish Land, Christ Church, will be closed tomorrow. This Read More



Guyana opposition commissioners distance themselves from chairman’s letter

GEORGETOWN – Opposition members on the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Tuesday distanced themselves Read More


Haitian government collapses

PORT AU PRINCE – Six months after he was sworn into office, the government of Prime Minister Jean-Henry Read More

Nine teams expected for CCJ’s annual Law Moot

PORT OF SPAIN – The Trinidad-based Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) says this year’s CCJ International Read More

President Granger defends legitimacy of government, still waiting to declare date for elections

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Mar 15, CMC – President David Granger Friday insisted that his coalition government Read More


Latapy’s goal to lift Bajan game

Winning games and improving the standard of the sport are two of the main goals of newly appointed Read More


Challenge for SMS, Foundation

It won’t be easy sailing for double-crown champions, The St Michael School (SMS), and queens for the Read More

Job well done!

Blazing Bayley’s Primary School gave inspirational coach Winfield Forde the perfect retirement gift, Read More

Windies greats going with Skerritt

Three greats from champion West Indies teams of yesteryear have endorsed Ricky Skerritt in his bid Read More


Cameron: It’s not entirely up to me

KINGSTON – Cricket West Indies (CWI) president Dave Cameron says Caribbean prime ministers had the Read More


Three get UPP nod for next election

Former United Progressive Party (UPP) campaign manager Ambrose Grosvenor is among three candidates Read More


Senate debate on Estimates coming

The Senate is expected to debate the 2019-2020 Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure in two weeks. Read More

UPP: Bus fares increase burden

Earlier today, the United Progressive Party released a statement in response to the proposal by Government Read More

Tourism officials looking beyond traditional markets

Arrivals from the United States, United Kingdom (UK) and Canada have increased, but Barbados is looking Read More


Estimates on Monday

The Estimates Debate will start on Monday at 10 a.m. Before the House of Assembly adjourned earlier Read More


ECCB to issue world’s first blockchain-based digital currency

BASSETERRE – The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) and the Barbados-based fintech company, Bitt Read More


Amazon pulls the plug on New York headquarters

Amazon.com Inc abruptly scrapped plans for a new headquarters in New York that could have created Read More

Late interest payments from Central Bank

The Central Bank of Barbados advises that there has been a delay in making interest payments due on Read More

FirstCaribbean’s Sheraton branch wins top award

CIBC FirstCaribbean’s Sheraton Centre Branch is the joint winner of the 2018 Joy Callender Branch Read More


Rescue teams race to save hundreds trapped by Mozambique cyclone

BEIRA, Mozambique – Aid workers rushed to save people trapped by floods around the Mozambican port Read More


Baby Diana? Or little Arthur? Bets on for royal baby name

LONDON – What will Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife Meghan name their child? With the former actress Read More

US Supreme Court hands Trump a victory on immigration detention

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court on Tuesday endorsed the United States government’s authority to detain Read More

Venezuela opposition takes control of diplomatic properties in U.S.

WASHINGTON - Representatives of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido have taken control of three Read More


Joshua’s sky high hopes

Joshua Uzunovic wasn’t even at the legal age to drive a car when for the first time he single-handedly Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: BTPA fete repeat visitors

A sideboard said to have been given to the legendary pirate Sam Lord as a house-warming gift for his Read More


Akiel’s sky high dreams

Akiel Alleyne has another dream he wants to tick off his bucket list that of being a captain flying Read More


Should the Barbados Secondary Schools' Entrance Examination (11+) be abolished?