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    May 21

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Bajarama today at NCF

04 May 2019

White should be the wear of the day when the first National Cultural Foundation (NCF) event prior to the official start of the 2019 Crop Over Festival, will be held today at the NCF car park, West Terrace, St James, from 4 p.m. Read More

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Riri home to see Buju

27 April 2019

Rihanna is home! Rumours had been circulating for some time that the Grammy-award winning entertainer would be in Barbados for Buju Banton's Long Walk To Freedom Concert. Read More

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Malek is next Bond villain

27 April 2019

OCHO RIOS, Jamaica – Oscar winner Rami Malek will play the international villain who Daniel Craig’s James Bond must battle in the British spy franchise’s 25th film set for release next year, the producers announced on Thursday. Read More

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Buju arrives ahead of concert

26 April 2019

Buju Banton has landed in Barbados! The Jamaican entertainer touched down at the Grantley Adams International Airport earlier today, to much fanfare. Read More

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Mandela arrives for visit with PM and Buju show

24 April 2019

Nelson Mandela’s grandson, Ndaba Mandela, touched down in Barbados earlier today. Read More

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Prince memoir to be released in October

24 April 2019

LOS ANGELES – An unfinished memoir that Prince was writing before his 2016 death will be released in October, with previously unseen photos and other material rounding out the book, the publisher Penguin Random House said on Monday. Read More

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Don’t spoil the ‘Endgame’

20 April 2019

LOS ANGELES – The directors of “Avengers: Endgame” pleaded with fans on Tuesday not to spoil the movie by giving away storylines after reports that some scenes had leaked online. Read More

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Spring into Easter, step out in style

12 April 2019

Ladies, what are your plans for the Easter holiday? Will you be in church, attending a family picnic, hosting a casual brunch or just relaxing at an afternoon tea party? Whatever your plans, you should be impeccably dressed for the occasion. Read More

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Barbadian films in Caribbean Film Festival in China

05 April 2019

Two Barbadian films premiered this week in the central Chinese province of Hunan during The Caribbean Film Festival, which opened on Monday, April 1 and will end Friday, April 5. Read More

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A passion for music silenced

03 April 2019

The National Cultural Foundation (NCF) joins cultural communities in Barbados and beyond in mourning the passing of outstanding cultural scholar and activist, Dr Elizabeth Watson. Read More

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Bajan dancers to take centre stage tonight

03 April 2019

Today is the big day for Aisha Comissiong, Zhane Padmore, Asha Weekes, Nandi Yard, Keisha Dowridge and Shameka Walters. In January these were the six local dancers who were hand-picked to join the Brooklynettes for Barbados Night, which will be celebrated at the... Read More

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Suites price not so sweet

29 March 2019

Barbadians are not sweetening up to a suite deal on offer.They are expressing outrage on social media about a $14 500 price tag for suites at the upcoming Buju Banton concert – The Long Walk to Freedom. Read More

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New-look Crop Over coming

16 March 2019

Many changes are coming to Crop Over 2019. Chief executive officer at the National Cultural Foundation, Carol Roberts-Reifer, made the official announcement yesterday at Ilaro Court during a sponsors’ reception. Read More

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De Rock crushes opponents

15 March 2019

He was solid as a rock. Savir De Rock Browne is the king of calypso at Blackman and Gollop Primary School. Last Saturday night at the Christ Church school, he beat Relissa Re Re Mitchum, Kamal King K Roberts, and Faith Star Diamond Gunn into second, third, and fourth... Read More

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Big changes for bashment competition

14 March 2019

The Yello International Bashment Soca competition is moving to the beach and it’s not taking the Sweet Soca and Party Monarch semi-finals with it. This means there is no more Phenomenal Friday event. Read More

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Controversy brewing over Crop Over changes

14 March 2019

Two days shy of the sponsors’ launch for Crop Over 2019, there is already controversy. The Sweetest Summer Festival may be in for some major changes following a meeting with tent managers and newly appointed National Cultural Foundation (NCF) chief executive officer,... Read More

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Biggest US college fraud bust nets actors Felicity Huffman, Lori Loughlin

12 March 2019

BOSTON – Federal authorities arrested dozens on Tuesday for a $25 million scheme to help wealthy Americans, including actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin and some CEOs, cheat their children’s way into elite universities, such as Yale and Stanford. Read More

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Bajan in Lion King musical

05 March 2019

Du-Wayne Hinds just can’t wait to be king! In a few months, the Barbadian entertainer will take a step closer to wearing a much sought-after crown when he joins the cast of Lion King The Musical in London. Read More

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Trinidad Road March likely to be Famalay affair

04 March 2019

The Machel Montano, Bunji Garlin (Ian Alvarez) and Skinny Fabulous (Gamal Doyle) collaboration is set to cop another Road March title with the fete anthem, Famalay. Read More

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Killa slays Iwer, as the ISM crown goes to Grenada

02 March 2019

The spice Isle, Grenada, is now also the new Soca kingdom as the island’s most popular soca artiste, Mr Killa (Hollis Mapp) is the 2019 International Soca Monarch (Power). Killa in the early hours of this morning delivered a wild, energetic performance of, Run With... Read More

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Rocking Tuesday with Kes

01 March 2019

“I know it was real pressure getting in and I apologise, but we here now so leh we have a good time.” Those were the words of consolation from Kes (Kees Dieffenthaller) to a massive impatient audience at the start of his Tuesday on the Rocks (TOTR) concert, on Tuesday... Read More

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