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Academy and new unit on cards for fire service

THE BARBADOS FIRE Service (BFS) will soon have its own Fire Service Training and Development Academy and its first Auxiliary Fire Officers Unit (AFOU). 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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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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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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Jamal's future

After 11 years in the glass creation business, managing director of Crystal Forms, Jamal Ifill, is eager to make the next 20 years a flaming success. Read More

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Google, Facebook update contrasting plans to connect world

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Sci-fi solutions or making friends one at a time? Google and Facebook want more people online, searching around and clicking on ads. And they are finding new ways to make it happen - from selling smartphone data plans, to using solar-powered drone aircraft as floating cell towers... 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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Sammy a de facto WI spokesman

IT is a measure of how the West Indies are now generally regarded when Darren Sammy has to respond to a question of whether they are daunted by India, their next opponents in a crucial World Cup match at the WACA in Perth on Friday. Read More

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IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST: Ease A&E docs’ report burden

SOME YEARS AGO I attended a conference at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH), where a team of young doctors reported on a customer service survey they had designed and conducted among patients at the hospital. Read More

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FOR WHAT IT'S WORTH: Through the eddoes!

AS THE OLDER GENERATION WOULD SAY, “we going through the eddoes”. Read More

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FAMILY FUSION: Single parent, value yourself (1)

SINGLE PARENTING has to be very tough, especially if that parent’s support system is weak or non-existent. 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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Black Madam: Amber Rose hired me to plump her posterior

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A hip-hop artist charged with killing a London break dancer with an illegal buttocks injection name-dropped her way through testimony Friday, saying one of the celebrities who sought her out became "a walking billboard" for her work. Read More

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Man charged in deadly stabbing of Nicki Minaj crew member

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A Philadelphia man already facing an attempted murder charge in the stabbings of two members of Nicki Minaj's tour has been charged with murder. Read More

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