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    August 21

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Earthquake rocks region

Just about half an hour ago an earthquake occurred off Venezuela and was felt as far as Eastern Caribbean. Read More

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IDB bans American company

An American company involved in Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) projects in Barbados has been Read More

Future Centre Trust hosting pills or potions talks

The Future Centre Trust (FCT), in collaboration with TEN Habitat, will be hosting Pills or Potions, Read More

Renovations to Geriatric Hospital under way

Members of the Barbados Defence Force (BDF) on Monday began a five-month assignment at the Geriatric Read More

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Police identify body found in well

Police are investigating the discovery of a body of a male which was found inside a well at Cottage, Read More

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Committee on integrity bill to meet next week

The public is reminded that the Joint Select Committee on the Integrity in Public Life Bill 2018 will Read More

Red flag

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has raised a red flag on a private car dealership which she said seemed Read More

With Santia all the way

Hours after Member of Parliament for St Michael South East Santia Bradshaw broke the news of her breast Read More

MULTIMEDIA

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Granger urges Guyana teachers not to take strike action

GEORGETOWN – President David Granger says his administration does not want a confrontation with teachers Read More

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St Lucia govt worried at fake social media accounts

CASTRIES – Several fake social media accounts have been set up in the name of Prime Minister, Allen Read More

Haitian President appeals for calm

PORT AU PRINCE – President Jovenel Moise has appealed for “calm” after seven people including six Read More

Caribbean think-tank conducts poll on whether Trump should pardon Marcus Garvey

WASHINGTON – The Washington, D.C.-based Institute for Caribbean Studies (ICS) has resurrected the Read More

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St Hill on hockey mission

The Barbados Hockey Federation (BHF) has plans of sending a delegation to England next year to embark Read More

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Windfall for King?

The wind may play a part at this year’s US Open. Advantage: King. Barbados’ top tennis player Darian Read More

Knight Riders gain revenge over Tallawahs with victory in final-ball thriller

Javon Searles slapped the final ball of the night for four as Trinbago Knight Riders produced their Read More

‘Time for pro’ hockey players

New Minister of Sport John King says he hopes one day coming soon to see the best hockey players in Read More

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Hetmyer sets up Warriors for thumping victory over Tallawahs

Shimron Hetmyer blasted the third fastest Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) century of all time Read More

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UPP holds first congress

The United Progressive Party (UPP) held its inaugural annual general meeting and election of officers Read More

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Public servants ‘sold out’ by unions

Opposition senator and trade unionist Caswell Franklyn has suggested public servants were “sold out” Read More

NIS payments coming

In the coming months, Barbadians owed some $465 million by Government through contributions to the Read More

Verla’s call

Step up and step forward. That was the message which new president of the Democratic Labour Party Read More

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De Peiza is new DLP president

Attorney-at-law and defeated Christ Church West candidate Verla De Peiza is the new president of the Read More

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ON POINT: Tourists can’t spend if shops closed

When certain people speak to you, you have to listen. Their voice is never the loudest or the most Read More

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EDITOR'S NOTEBOOK: Public must get involved in bill

The one word on the lips of most Bajans today is corruption. Be it at the barber shop, on Saturday Read More

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ON THE BALL: Saeed needs to say so long to Cavs

I try my best not to use this space to point players in any direction. They pay to play after all, Read More

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ON POINT: Fluidity of breaking news

Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong. That’s Murphy’s Law for you! Well, that was exactly Read More

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EDITOR’S NOTEBOOK: BAMP, Bar should start foundations

There are few associations in Barbados with the clout of the Barbados Association of Medical Practitioners Read More

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ON THE BALL: Life bans leave bodybuilding in a mess

Boy is bodybuilding in a mess. We’re not just talking about all these anti-doping violations either. Read More

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IDB bans American company

An American company involved in Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) projects in Barbados has been Read More

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Greece ends bailout odyssey but Athens not in festive mood

ATHENS - Greece emerged from the biggest bailout in economic history on Monday after nine years of Read More

Petra Roach named 2018 Ambassador of the Year at Virtuoso Week

LAS VEGAS – Global luxury travel network Virtuoso named US director of Barbados Tourism Marking Inc. Read More

BPSA ‘intact’

The reputation of the Barbados Private Sector Association (BPSA) remains intact, says Edward Clarke, Read More

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Trump demands Fed help on economy, complains about interest rate rises

WASHINGTON − US President Donald Trump said on Monday he was “not thrilled” with the Federal Reserve Read More

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Greece ends bailout odyssey but Athens not in festive mood

ATHENS - Greece emerged from the biggest bailout in economic history on Monday after nine years of Read More

Pope vows no more cover ups on sexual abuse in letter to Catholics

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis, facing sexual abuse crises in several countries, wrote an unprecedented Read More

Trump says 'nothing to hide' from Special Counsel Mueller

WASHINGTON – United States President Donald Trump said on Sunday he had “nothing to hide” from the Read More

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SOCIAL SCENE: Play captivates audience

Lovers of theatre were treated to a gripping performance of Zakiya Iman Markland’s play La Négrophilie Read More

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Joaquin militant in his mindset about music

Joaquin Brewster has no hard feelings about the Crop Over 2018 season. While he didn’t make it to Read More

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Rihanna flies in for friend’s big day

Dr Sonita Alexander was the picture perfect bride as she arrived at Halton Great House in St Philip Read More

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