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Kamau awarded poetry prize

THE POETRY SOCIETY of America has awarded Barbadian literary powerhouse Edward Kamau Brathwaite the organisation’s highest award, the 2015 Frost Medal, presented annually for distinguished lifetime achievement in poetry. Read More

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Actor known for role as dim-witted boss on Seinfeld dies

CINCINNATI (AP) - Daniel von Bargen, who played George Costanza's dim-witted boss Mr Kruger on Seinfeld, has died. He was 64. Read More

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VIDEO: Dr Justin Robinson talks UWI tuition funding

Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus, Dr Justin Robinson, talks funding university education. Read More

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China lowers growth target, promises to open industries

BEIJING (AP) — China set a lower economic growth target for this year and promised to open more industries to foreign investors as it tries to make its slowing, state-dominated economy more productive. Read More

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Public & private sectors to benefit from procurement course

TWENTY-SEVEN PARTICIPANTS who make up the first cohort of the Associate Degree in Procurement at the Barbados Community College (BCC) will be instrumental in making a change in government procurement. Read More

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TOURISM MATTERS: Time ripe to rediscover show

One of the most difficult and painful decisions I have ever made was to cancel our last re-DISCOVER the Caribbean Show some years ago. It had become a highly successful annual event spanning more than seven years. Read More

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Weather threatens South Africa vs Pakistan World Cup clash

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — The weather may play a role in the outcome of Saturday's Cricket World Cup match between South Africa and Pakistan in Auckland, with New Zealand's MetService predicting some heavy rain showers during the afternoon. Read More

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Bangladesh beat Scotland by 6 wickets in World Cup

NELSON, New Zealand (AP) — Tamim Iqbal scored 95 to steer Bangladesh's largest successful run chase in one-day international cricket as they beat Scotland by six wickets to keep alive their quarterfinal chances at the World Cup. Read More

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Kohli storm rages

PERTH – No one in this country is talking about the quick pitch at the WACA ahead of the big West Indies and India showdown. Read More

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AWRIGHT DEN!: Valley of preparation

Are you happy? Have you achieved all your goals? Have you had reason to celebrate? Have you had any disappointments? Have you lost anything? Have you gained anything? Are you depressed and sad? Do you wish it didn’t happen? Do you wish you could do it again? Read More

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EDITORIAL: Let good judgement prevail

The question of whether or not marijuana should be legalised in the region continues to be a burning issue that has been raging for some years, without a clear and immediate resolution in sight. Read More

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WHAT MATTERS MOST: Tourism upswing not enough

It is understandable that any sign of improvement in any area of the Barbados economy is encouraging, given the magnitude of decline and consequent suffering that Barbadians have had to endure above and beyond what is typically expected in a post-recession period. But the notion that the slightest improvement... Read More

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Kamau awarded poetry prize

THE POETRY SOCIETY of America has awarded Barbadian literary powerhouse Edward Kamau Brathwaite the organisation’s highest award, the 2015 Frost Medal, presented annually for distinguished lifetime achievement in poetry. Read More

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Actor known for role as dim-witted boss on Seinfeld dies

CINCINNATI (AP) - Daniel von Bargen, who played George Costanza's dim-witted boss Mr Kruger on Seinfeld, has died. He was 64. Read More

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MTV Movie Awards nominations

LOS ANGELES (AP) – And you thought Hollywood’s award season was over. Read More

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