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    June 19

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Market ills

The Bridgetown Fisheries Complex is bursting at the seams, and vendors are crying out for relief. Read More


Mia: Closer OECS ties

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has served notice that Barbados wants to deepen political and economic Read More

Bad dream before brother’s death

Last Saturday, Joann Watts had an uncomfortable feeling, followed by a bad dream about her brother Read More

Port contracts under review

The Barbados Port Inc. (BPI) is on the verge of electing a new board, and several multimillion-dollar Read More


Confessions must be videotaped

Electronic recording of confession statements by police is now mandatory. This was disclosed by Read More


Culinary team for Taste of the Caribbean named

The 2018 Barbados Culinary team has been announced. Nine competitors and their managers and supports Read More

Remaining Government senators sworn in

The two remaining Senators appointed by Government, Kay McConney and Rawdon Adams, took the Oath of Read More

Missing: Kaliah Connell

Police are seeking the assistance of the public locating 14-year-old Kaliah Mary-Ann Connell of Apt Read More


Caribbean Airlines ranked 34th in global on time performance  

PORT OF SPAIN – The OAG (Official Aviation Guide) has ranked Caribbean Airlines 34th in the world, Read More


State of emergency paying off in St Catherine

Just a few weeks before the scheduled end to the state of emergency (SOE) in St Catherine North, Senior Read More

Fourteen CARICOM countries prepare projects to mobilise Green Funds

SANTIAGO – Fourteen Caribbean Community (CARICOM) member states will design multiple projects to Read More

Mavado’s son charged with murder

KINGSTON – Jamaica police have slapped murder and other criminal charges against the 16-year-old son Read More


Small ball line-up for qualifier

Nigel Lloyd sure wasn’t kidding. Barbados’ head basketball coach stuck to his word about going small Read More


Foundation and QC in netball final

Christ Church Foundation and Queen’s College will clash in the final of the Barbados Secondary Schools Read More

BDFSP boots strike 6 times

Hat-tricks by Omani Leacock and Kyle Gibson delivered a devastating 6-0 victory for Barbados Defence Read More

WINDIES play to draw

GROS ISLET – Shannon Gabriel’s record eight-wicket haul set the stage for a sensational West Indies Read More


Two-goal Kane strikes late to give England 2-1 win over Tunisia

VOLGOGRAD – England captain Harry Kane scored twice including a stoppage-time winner as he led his Read More


Going to IMF ‘a bad move’

Leader of Kingdom Government of Barbados (KGB) political party, Steve “The Sheriff” Hunte, believes Read More


Economist named as second Opposition Senator

Leader of the Opposition Bishop Joseph Atherley has finally named his second Opposition Senator. Read More

Six independent senators sworn in

Six of the seven independent senators chosen by Governor General Dame Sandra Mason have been sworn Read More

Atherley sworn in as Opposition Leader

Member of Parliament for St Michael West Bishop Joseph Atherley has been sworn in as Leader of the Read More


BLP must ‘make it right’ for senators

It will take an amendment of the Constitution to get two of the 12 Government nominees into the Senate. Read More


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


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



Caribbean Airlines ranked 34th in global on time performance  

PORT OF SPAIN – The OAG (Official Aviation Guide) has ranked Caribbean Airlines 34th in the world, Read More


Creditors’ concern

Some “major” foreign creditors have joined forces in an effort to make sure they are not disadvantaged Read More

Myers moving to BTII, BHTA names new board

Roseanne Myers has been named the new chairman of the Barbados Tourism Investment Inc. (BTII). Read More

Herbert impressed and excited

President of the Barbados Private Sector Association, Charles Herbert, is “excited” about the possibilities Read More


Elderly man, nine-year-old girl killed as strong quake hits Japan

TOKYO − An elderly man and a young girl were killed, with several other people also in “cardiopulmonary Read More


US judge sends ex-Trump campaign head Manafort to jail until trial

WASHINGTON – US President Donald Trump’s former election campaign manager, Paul Manafort, was sent Read More

New York sues to dissolve Donald J. Trump Foundation

NEW YORK − New York’s attorney general on Thursday sued the Donald J. Trump Foundation, US President Read More

After compromise, May set to avoid defeat in parliament on customs

LONDON – Prime Minister Theresa May looked set to avoid an embarrassing defeat in parliament on Wednesday Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Business breakfast meet

The mood was upbeat with smiles all around after the business sector concluded its annual post-Budget Read More


Family first for O’Brian

Family is everything for O’Brian St Elmo Worrell. His wife, Navisha, and two sons, Saurav, 13, and Read More


Rasheed: All I do is for my family

Rasheed Belgrave can be described as a risk taker . . . who is also an attorney, an avid footballer Read More




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