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    April 24

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Death shock

Last Saturday night Cheryl Archer experienced a series of “strange” events that left her with an uneasy Read More

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New BARP insurance from May 1

Over 9 000 members of the Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP) will be covered again under Read More

Interns told: Pay or not, take job

Many companies are unable to offer paid internships for job attachments, but scores of youth are being Read More

Film workshops ‘a success’

Over 60 established and fledgling film producers took part in the recently concluded Barbados Cultural Read More

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Helping hand for coconut vendors 

More stringent health and safety standards will be instituted for coconut vendors as the demand for Read More

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QEH: Emergency surgeries only

If you are scheduled to have surgery this week at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH), it may be cancelled. Read More

Ministry of Education to roll out anti-violence campaign

The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation will launch a comprehensive anti-violence Read More

Ralph Thorne: Prepared to serve

Family, God and the Golden Rule. They account for the biggest influences in Ralph Thorne’s life. Read More

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China pledges support for new Cuban president

BEIJING – China says it’s ready and willing to work with Cuba’s newly elected president, Miguel Díaz-Canel, Read More

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Trinidad opposition plans to blank parliamentary investigation into British consulting firm

PORT OF SPAIN – The main opposition United National Congress (UNC) says it will not participate in Read More

Government gives commitment to dealing with fake goods

KINGSTON – The Jamaica government says it remains in protecting consumers from the influx of substandard Read More

LIAT CEO: Taxes on flights too high

Caribbean governments are being encouraged to revisit the level of taxation on airline tickets. Read More

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Limping start

Injuries to national netballers, which saw the Bajan Gems underperforming at the recently concluded Read More

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Paradise crush Rendezvous

Paradise were at their irresistible best on Sunday night, inflicting a merciless 8-2 thrashing on Read More

Tri-series for hockey girls

The Barbados Hockey Federation (BHF) is planning a tri-nation series to prepare the national women’s Read More

Big Four reach the semis

The big four are through to the final four. The Co-operators General Insurance Premier League Basketball Read More

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Simpson, Sealy the champs

Orson Simpson had to run through all the tricks in his bag to overcome Clifford Nolan and capture Read More

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Ralph Thorne: Prepared to serve

Family, God and the Golden Rule. They account for the biggest influences in Ralph Thorne’s life. Read More

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Zimbabwe sets up special courts for election violence

HARARE – Zimbabwe has established special courts to deal with cases of political violence, the police Read More

Trinidad opposition plans to blank parliamentary investigation into British consulting firm

PORT OF SPAIN – The main opposition United National Congress (UNC) says it will not participate in Read More

Kenya election officials quit, pressure on chairman to go

NAIROBI – Three Kenyan election officials resigned on Monday, increasing chaos at the electoral Commission Read More

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Parliament to meet for first time since general election

ST JOHN’S – Governor General, Rodney Williams, will deliver the traditional Thorne Speech, when the Read More

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KRYSTLE CLEAR: Options slim but hope should prevail

The recent declarations by the Central Bank concerning the state of our economy have understandably Read More

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THE LONG VIEW: NUPW demands too costly

Last week the National Union of Public Workers, with it seems a little support from the Barbados Secondary Read More

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Krystle Clear: Resolve to Keep Resolutions

Every year, millions of people make resolutions. With well-meaning intentions, we make our lists Read More

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The Long View: Public officers must enforce rules

Barbados has a serious problem. It has nothing to do with politicians, but rather our public officers. Read More

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A tale of pigs and razors

Whatever happened to engaging the pig for Christmas? In the countryside of old-time Barbados, many Read More

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Services, snoring and surprises

I remember looking forward to Christmas morning at 5:00AM service. The house was always full of the Read More

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LIAT CEO: Taxes on flights too high

Caribbean governments are being encouraged to revisit the level of taxation on airline tickets. Read More

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International experts give digital marketing advice

A redefinition of business is necessary in light of the technological age we now live in. This Read More

Bank backs off US share offer

FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited (FCIB) has got cold feet. The Barbadian-based bank announced Read More

US regulator to order jet engines inspection after Southwest explosion

The US Federal Aviation Administration said it will order inspections of at least 220 aircraft engines Read More

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Former US President George H.W. Bush admitted to Houston hospital

AUSTIN, Texas – Former US President George H.W. Bush was admitted to a Houston hospital on Sunday Read More

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Driver kills nine, injures 16 ploughing van onto Toronto sidewalk: police

TORONTO – A driver ploughed his white Ryder rental van into a crowd, killing nine people and injuring Read More

'Cut off hands': Mexican presidential candidate's plan to deter thieves

MEXICO CITY – Thieves should have their hands chopped off, a Mexican presidential candidate said in Read More

Zimbabwe sets up special courts for election violence

HARARE – Zimbabwe has established special courts to deal with cases of political violence, the police Read More

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Gibbs give of their best for 50 years

Fifty years is definitely not fifty days. One couple who knows this full well is Ricardo and Lelia Read More

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SOCIAL SCENE: Queen’s College Association hosts tea party

It was all for charity, and the members of the Queen’s College Association and their friends had a Read More

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‘Elijah inspires us’

Nicole Peach Bless Callender is passionate, knows what she wants and gets things done. She is also Read More

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