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Concern over heart disease among Bajan women

PRESIDENT OF THE Heart & Stroke Foundation of Barbados Humphrey Metzgen today voiced concern about the large numbers of females suffering from heart disease. Read More

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Ringo Starr, Green Day rock their way into Rock Hall

CLEVELAND (AP) - Ringo Starr was ushered into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with a little help from one of his famous friends. Read More

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World finance leaders see threats ahead for global economy

WASHINGTON (AP) - The world's financial leaders see a number of threats facing a global economy still on an uneven road to recovery with US and European officials worrying that Greece will default on its debt. Read More

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IS video purports to show killing of Ethiopians in Libya

CAIRO (AP) - A video released by the Islamic State group on Sunday appears to show the killing of two different groups of captured Ethiopian Christians by the extremist group's Libyan affiliates. Read More

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World finance leaders see threats ahead for global economy

WASHINGTON (AP) - The world's financial leaders see a number of threats facing a global economy still on an uneven road to recovery with US and European officials worrying that Greece will default on its debt. Read More

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Agree on one renewable plan

SINCE GERMAN UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR OLAV HOHMEYER introduced the idea of a 100 per cent renewable energy plan for Barbados there has been lots of interest in a significant increase of penetration in renewable energy for the island. Read More

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Baker by trial and error

SABRINA MARTINDALE knows about taking advantage of opportunities when they present themselves. Read More

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Government to target travel wholesalers from South America

GOVERNMENT IS CONSIDERING inviting representatives of the wholesale sector in South America to Barbados, so that they can witness first-hand what the island’s tourism product has to offer. Read More

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Sweet victory for LIME

LIME’s cricketers are celebrating another capture of the G4S Masters (over-40s) cricket tournament. Read More

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Home for badminton high on wish list

COMING FROM AN eight-time national badminton singles champion, many would agree that he can have an opinion on the direction he wants the sport to take. Read More

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3 Premier League teams aim to advance

THREE DIGICEL PREMIER LEAGUE TEAMS will be in action today when the Banks Champions Cup takes place at the Barbados Football Association’s Wildey AstroTurf. Read More

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Jason Holder’s highs and lows

IT HAS BEEN A BITTERSWEET six months for Jason Holder. Read More

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ALBERT BRANDFORD: Will Budget be delivered on May 5?

THE MINISTER OF FINANCE boasted: “Today, I can say to the country that, based on actual performances and projections for the immediate future, we have not laboured in vain. Barbados is on a growth path once again! Read More

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TONI THORNE: UWI fees will set new tone for students

JUST HOW are students of the University of the West Indies (UWI) at Cave Hill coping under the new regime of fee payment? Read More

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TONY BEST: Bajan jazz maestro

AT 81 YEARS OLD, Oliver Jones, the son of Bajans, is considered one of Canada’s and indeed Barbados’ greatest gifts to the world of jazz. Read More

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PETER WICKHAM: Lessons in British approach to elections

THIS BRITISH ELECTION is historic because it comes on the heels of Britain’s first modern peacetime coalition government. We in the Caribbean have become familiar with coalitions recently with the People’s Partnership in Trinidad and Tobago, which is nearing the end of its term, and St Kitts and Nevis’... Read More

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Ringo Starr, Green Day rock their way into Rock Hall

CLEVELAND (AP) - Ringo Starr was ushered into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with a little help from one of his famous friends. Read More

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Popcaan ready for Reggae Party

“DE ONLY MAN SHE WANT” is in Barbados and has promised his fans a great show at tomorrow’s Digicel Reggae Beach Party. Read More

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Bahamas R&B singer Johnny Kemp of Just Got Paid fame dies

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) - Bahamian R&B singer Johnny Kemp, who is best known for the hit song Just Got Paid, has died in Jamaica. He was 55. Read More

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Gully Bop ready to put on a show

JAMAICA’S NEWEST dancehall sensation Gully Bop is here. Read More

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