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    February 21

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Lot more needed for salvation plan, says Herbert

It is a myth that the Barbados Sustainable Recovery Plan (BSRP) is the blueprint for Barbados’ economic Read More


Desal plant ‘on our land’

Two members of the Archer family from Black Rock, St Michael, dropped a bombshell at a town hall meeting Read More

Teen charged in connection with shooting death

Police have arrested and charged 17-year-old Isaiah Abraham Cody Wiggins, of Scarborough, Christ Church Read More

Tight security for Agrofest

Chief executive officer of the Barbados Agricultural Society (BAS), James Paul, is reassuring the Read More


Brand alert

The brands will now be lining up to pounce on the 89 businesses which are selling fake items in Barbados. Read More


Cow itch disrupts classes

Children attending Blackman and Gollop Primary School will have the rest of the week off from classes Read More

Young woman assisting police in alleged child abuse case

Police have issued an update on their probe into videos being circulated on social media showing a Read More

OUCH owner convicted in landmark Puma case

OUCH Boutique owner Grenville Ricardo Delpeache today became the first man to be convicted of selling Read More


Montserrat to try Digital Eastern Caribbean Dollars with blockchain start-up Bitt

BRADES, Montserrat – Premier Donaldson Romeo has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Read More


Suriname, Dominica not allowed to vote in UN General Assembly

UNITED NATIONS – The United Nations has identified Suriname and Dominica among seven countries that Read More

Jamaica police launch probe as teen claims to be next school shooter

KINGSTON – The Police High Command on Monday launched a multi-agency probe surrounding the circulation Read More

Woman in Suriname arrested for alleged intentional HIV infection

PARAMARIBO – The police in Suriname have arrested a woman may have deliberately infected her partner Read More


‘A’ team spin web round Lions

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Spinners Jomel Warrican and Rahkeem Cornwall combined to bowl West Indies A to Read More


Grazette clinches Lodge Road draughts title

Richard Grazette is running away with the Lodge Road Members Draughts Tournament. Despite falling Read More

Alleyne bolt to victory

The Alleyne Bolts stunned their rivals when they won Alleyne School’s Inter-house Athletic Championships Read More

U-13s hit ton of runs

Joshua Morris struck a century and Rashad Worrell narrowly missed out on a ton to lead former champions Read More


Conquerors double up

COB St Giles Conquerors flexed their muscles to once again become the double-crown winners of the Read More


Bees have no plan, says Sinckler

A pig in a poke is what Minister of Finance Chis Sinckler says the Opposition Barbados Labour Party Read More


Maria Agard now a UPP member

Member of Parliament for Christ Church West Dr Maria Agard has announced that she is now a member Read More

Another party enters the fray

A new political party is making the late push to contest the 2018 General Election under an old name. Read More

Estimates laid in Parliament

Government’s Budget, setting out the Estimates of Expenditure and Revenue for the financial year 2018-2019, Read More


PREVIOUSLY IN POLITICS: Sandi warns about bribery

January 10, 1999 FORMER Prime Minister Erskine Sandiford has hinted that politicians might be bribing Read More


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


Krystle Clear: Resolve to Keep Resolutions

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


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


A tale of pigs and razors

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


Services, snoring and surprises

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


Whatever happened to Christmas scrubbers?

Celebrations started in earnest in the dark of Christmas Eve in times when country districts were Read More



Montserrat to try Digital Eastern Caribbean Dollars with blockchain start-up Bitt

BRADES, Montserrat – Premier Donaldson Romeo has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Read More



Cybercriminals are seizing vital computer data from companies and individuals in Barbados and extorting Read More

BL&P’s green vision for 2045

In the next 27 years, Barbados Light & Power (BL&P) will be completely generating electricity from Read More

Appeal court rules Nigerians cannot pursue Shell spill claim in England

LONDON/YENAGOA, Nigeria – The Court of Appeal in London ruled on Wednesday that two Nigerian communities Read More


South Africa's Ramaphosa to screen officials' lifestyles as he picks government

CAPE TOWN – South Africa’s new President Cyril Ramaphosa, acting on a pledge to fight corruption, Read More


With medicine running out, Venezuelans with transplants live in fear

CARACAS – Yasmira Castano felt she had a fresh chance at life when she received a kidney transplant Read More

Iran finds wreckage of crashed plane on top of mountain

LONDON – Iran has located a passenger plane that crashed with 65 people on board, a military spokesman Read More

Students plan protests, Washington march, to demand gun control after mass shooting

PARKLAND, Florida – Stunned by the deadliest high school shooting in US history, students mobilised Read More


Ingrid Thompson: Preserving history her passion

For the last 32 years Ingrid Thompson has been learning about the history of Barbados. She spends Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Faith in focus

People from diverse faiths and professions were seen mingling and chatting in the foyer of the Frank Read More


David and Wynelle's love march

Time is of no importance when love is involved. At least that’s the case with David Adamson and Wynelle Read More




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