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    January 21

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Emulate Barrow!

AS BARBADIANS mark Errol Barrow Day today, they are being called upon to remember what the National Read More


Edgehill folk shaken

THE LATEST ACCIDENT along Edgehill, St Thomas, has left some residents counting their lucky stars Read More

PSV bosses: Let’s talk

IF A NATIONAL CONSULTATION on transportation is ever called, the owners of public service vehicles Read More

Fogging schedule January 22 to 25

The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health resumes its fogging programme next week in Christ Read More


Gun importers beware, warns Attorney General

The long arm of the law will be reaching those business people who are behind the importation of illegal Read More


Judicial centre car park closed

Members of the public are asked to note that the car park at the Judicial Centre on Whitepark Road, Read More

No cases of H1N1 virus so far this year

The Ministry of Health and Wellness is assuring the public that there have been no cases of the Influenza Read More

Soldiers, cops team up

The boots of the Barbados Defence Force (BDF) will be hitting the streets alongside those of the Royal Read More



Illegal use of CARICOM Secretary General on social media being investigated

GEORGETOWN – The Guyana-based Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat Friday said it is investigating Read More


St Lucia police probing photographs on social media with students posing with arms

CASTRIES, St. Lucia, – Police Friday confirmed that they have launched an investigation in the posting Read More

Region urged to prepare for possibility of severe outbreak of dengue

BRIDGETOWN – The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) has called on health officials across the Read More

Cubans held in detention centre on hunger strike

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands – Eight Cubans who are being held at the Immigration Detention Centre Read More


Jones smashes Forde’s 400m indoor record

JONATHAN JONES has taken his record-breaking track feats to the United States.Jones’ fast start to Read More


The key for WI

CONSISTENCY is the key for Jason Holder and the West Indies if they are to grab victory in the opening Read More

Barbados Pride crush Red Force

TAROUBA – Barbados Pride defeated Trinidad and Tobago Red Force by seven wickets in their fifth-round Read More

Brewster, Gale star in Classic

Adeyah Brewster was a double winner, while quarter-miler Kyle Gale showcased his talent in the New Read More


Ambris’ knock the only bright spot

Amid another insipid Cricket West Indies President’s XI’s batting display against England, Sunil Ambris Read More


Opposition team covering all bases

Opposition Leader Bishop Joseph Atherley presented his official Opposition Spokespersons Team earlier Read More


AG tours The City

Attorney General Dale Marshall got a first-hand look at two of The City’s so called trouble spots Read More

Atherley introduces new team

Opposition Leader Bishop Joseph Atherley today presented the team which would speak on behalf of the Read More

Bourne to be honoured on Friday

From Friday evening, the Committee Room in the East Wing of Parliament will bear a new name, that Read More


May survives party confidence vote

Prime Minister Theresa May survived a confidence vote from her Conservative party on Wednesday, but Read More


EDITOR’S NOTEBOOK: Medical marijuana forcing a rethink

Those senior officers in the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Agriculture and the criminal justice Read More


EDITOR’S NOTEBOOK: Businesses should fund more research

The late Professor Oliver Headley’s remarkable work in solar energy is something of which all Barbadians Read More


ON THE BALL: Sport can’t pay bills

I mean, what can you do about it? Yeah it’s unfortunate Barbados had to cancel that four-team netball Read More


EDITOR’S NOTEBOOK: Build on corporate tax cuts

A week ago, Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley significantly changed the way forward for this country Read More


ON THE BALL: Let’s stage Women’s T20 tourney

Boy I’m sure glad our girls didn’t end up winning the World T20. Otherwise, the previous government’s Read More


EDITOR’S NOTEBOOK: Traffic plan sorely needed

Last week there was heavy promotion of the NIFCA Gala which was held at the Gymnasium of the Garfield 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

Barbados wins major recognition with Expedia award

Copping another under its belt, Barbados has been awarded by Expedia Group Media Solutions, the advertising Read More

Sagicor open to other offers

The door has been left open for Sagicor to accept an acquisition offer better than the US$536 million Read More


Trump proposes wall-for-DACA in bid to end shutdown

WASHINGTON – United States President Donald Trump proposed an immigration deal on Saturday in a bid Read More


Death toll from Mexico fuel pipeline blast rises to 66

TLAHUELILPAN, Mexico − The death toll from the explosion of a pipeline ruptured by suspected fuel Read More

Sony’s RCA parts ways with R. Kelly after abuse uproar: media reports

LOS ANGELES − R. Kelly has parted ways with his Sony Music-owned RCA record label, Billboard magazine, Read More

Car bomb in Colombian police academy kills eight

BOGOTA − A car bomb exploded at a police academy in Colombia’s capital Bogota on Thursday, killing Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Stars shine at film festival

The red carpet glowed with the glitz and glamour of patrons strutting their stuff on opening night Read More


New York State Bar Association honors Barbadian-born justice

NEW YORK– The New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) has honoured Barbadian-born Justice Sylvia Hinds-Radix Read More



Who would have thought the game of chess could bring two hearts together? And if you were to ask Read More


There have been more than 10 reported shootings during the first month of the year. Do you think these violent incidents are affecting the society?

Has had no impact