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    May 23

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Bishop: Church must help build nation

The church has to play an integral part in nation building, says Anglican Bishop of Barbados, Michael Read More


Crop Over to reap sweets from BTMI’s push

Things are looking up for Crop Over. So said chief executive officer of the Barbados Tourism Marketing Read More

Rich buying up

Sales of luxury properties on the West Coast are picking up, and developers say it is due in part Read More

1 year later: Government's performance review

May 24 marks the one year anniversary of the Barbados Labour Party Government sweeping into office. Read More


Elliott Belgrave Primary School closed for cleaning

Parents and guardians of students of the Elliott Belgrave Primary School Gays, St. Peter, are advised Read More


MISSING: Whitney Mary Rock

Lawmen are seeking the assistance of the public in locating Whitney Mary Rock, 16 years of Edgecumbe Read More

Jamaica records economic growth

KINGSTON – The Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ) yesterday said that the real gross domestic product Read More

Teachers protest again

Some parents of children at the Elliott Belgrave Primary School gathered this morning demanding answers Read More



LIAT appeal thrown out

CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A judge of the Superior Court of the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) has dismissed Read More


93 Venezuelan migrants found in T&T

PORT OF SPAIN – At least 93 Venezuelan migrants were found in Santa Flora Tuesday afternoon. Read More

St Lucia hints at quitting regional regulator

CASTRIES – St Lucia has hinted at the possibility of leaving the Eastern Caribbean Civil Aviation Read More

St Kitts to assist 4 000 residents under poverty alleviation scheme

BASSETERRE – On Friday, May 31, approximately 4 000 residents will receive their benefits under the Read More


Foster takes bronze

NATIONAL artistic swimmer Gracie Foster has captured gold at the recently concluded Copa International Read More


Hales in, Smith snubbed

DAYS AFTER England fined and axed Alex Hales from their World Cup squad because of recreational drug Read More

The Pipeman was loved by all, says Skerritt 

Cricket West Indies president Ricky Skerritt paid tribute to Keith van Anderson, who recently passed Read More

Tridents pick Hales in first round

Embattled English batsman Alex Hales was taken by the Barbados Tridents in the first round of this Read More


Archer ready for Cup

LONDON – Newly-minted England fast bowler, Jofra Archer, believes he is well prepared for the challenges Read More


Senate suspended for ten minutes

Today’s sitting of the Senate was suspended for ten minutes in the midst of controversy. Read More


Atherley has questions about land acquisition

OPPOSITION LEADER Bishop Joseph Atherley wants Government to answer several questions concerning its Read More

Government moves to take Mrs Ram’s land

GOVERNMENT HAS MOVED to compulsorily acquire the lands in Bay Street, The City, owned by businesswoman Read More

MP takes swipe at Buju mania

A GOVERNMENT BACKBENCHER has frowned on the “romanticising” of the recently held Buju Banton concert. Read More


DLP starts naming spokespersons

The Democratic Labour Party (DLP) today announced six members who would speak on national issues. Read More


Jamaican group completes take-over of Trinidad insurance company

KINGSTON – The National Commercial Bank Financial Group (NCBFG) says it has “successfully completed” Read More


Government ‘losing out’ on taxes

Construction companies must pay their taxes. With new multimillion-dollar construction projects Read More


At least $48 million in losses. That is what businesses will suffer from the four official holidays Read More

FTC issues two decisions

The Fair Trading Commission (FTC) has approved an updated regime through which other telecommunications Read More


PM loses another cabinet member

LONDON – Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom has quit the cabinet, saying she no longer believes the government’s Read More


Hundreds rally at US Supreme Court, calling state abortion bans as step backward

WASHINGTON – Abortion-rights campaigners, including Democrats seeking their party’s 2020 presidential Read More

Eiffel Tower climber in custody after daring ascent

PARIS – Rescuers successfully talked down a man who scaled the upper heights of the Eiffel Tower on Read More

Iran calls on Trump to address Iranians with respect, not threat of war

LONDON – Iran urged the United States on Monday to address the Islamic Republic with respect, not Read More


Weight loss inspires doctor to help others

In 2012, Rashida Daisley was the heaviest she ever was, weighing 230 pounds. It was then that the Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Germans celebrate

Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany Holger Michael and his wife Hilary recently hosted Government Read More


Strolling through the US Virgin Islands

When many Barbadians think about travelling to the United States, most think about either Miami, New Read More


What grade would you give Government’s overall performance after the first year in office?