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VIDEO: Kingdom Arts Culinary Challenge

25 August 2015

There was tight competition among Kemar Saffrey, Keann Walters and Roger Husbands in the Life 97.5 FM Culinary Experience over the weekend. Read More

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Kenya steals the show

25 August 2015

All who had ears to hear knew quite well that the second preliminary of the 39th season of the Richard Stoute Teen Talent Contest belonged to Kenya Joseph. In fact, the large crowd at Divi Southwinds Resort on Sunday night didn’t even have to wait for chief judge... Read More

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Robin Hunte passes on

24 August 2015

ROBIN HUNTE, one of the pillars of Barbados’ entertainment industry, is dead. Hunte, a member of the internationally acclaimed Merrymen who stood out for his unique stylings on the tenor guitar and banjo, passed away around 3:30 this morning. The Merrymen started... Read More

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Police handcuff rapper Wiz Khalifa at Los Angeles airport

23 August 2015

RAPPER WIZ KHALIFA was handcuffed and then released by US Customs officers after refusing to stop riding his hoverboard at Los Angeles International Airport, authorities said on Sunday.A video on Khalifa's Instagram site shows three US Customs and Border Protection... Read More

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Flowing with RAM

22 August 2015

Flow said thank you to customers yesterday for their support and congratulations to Peter Ram “the man”, who is one of the company’s ambassadors. The company also toasted the three-crown Crop Over winner, and head of marketing, Shellyann Heechung presented him with... Read More

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Show cooking up new ideas

22 August 2015

THE INTEREST in the local Junior Duelling Challenge is so great that the organisers are looking at possibly changing one of the entry requirements to allow more students to be involved. Peter Edey, the brains behind the hugely popular local and regional competition... Read More

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Cheers to The Journey

22 August 2015

The sound of African drums filled the Frank Collymore Hall last weekend as the Israel Lovell Foundation celebrated 25 years with an evening of entertainment called The Journey. Read More

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Weekend Buzz August 21, 2015

21 August 2015

Catch highlights from Animekon, Kingdom Fashion Show, Scrawl Up Thank You Fete and Richard Stoute Teen Talent along with what's buzzing this weekend. Read More

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Josh Duggar admits cheating on wife after Ashley Madison hack

21 August 2015

LOS ANGELES – Former reality TV star Josh Duggar on Thursday admitted cheating on his wife after reports that he had subscribed to the Ashley Madison affair website, apologising for being "the biggest hypocrite ever." "While espousing faith and family values, I have... Read More

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Hall of dance

21 August 2015

THE FUTURE of dance in Barbados was on display as the Barbados Dance Project (BDP) held a showcase at the Frank Collymore Hall recently. It was an opportunity for upcoming artistes to convey messages in a rhythmic way through the use of their bodies after attending... Read More

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Blackett: Programmes like Dance Fest important to the nation

18 August 2015

PROGRAMMES LIKE THE Community Dance Festival (Dance Fest) and other cultural activities unite and empower individuals and communities. This is the belief of Minister of Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and Community Development, Steve Blackett, who was addressing... Read More

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Treat for EDM fans this month

17 August 2015

INTERNATIONAL ELECTRONIC DANCE Music (EDM) artists Goshfather & Jinco will be in Barbados this month.The duo will be here as part of the Eat. Rave. Repeat. event hosted by Electric Galore Entertainment, which is striving to bring a greater spotlight on the music genre.... Read More

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Boyfriend of Morgan Freeman's granddaughter charged with her murder

17 August 2015

NEW YORK –The live-in boyfriend of actor Morgan Freeman's granddaughter was charged on Monday with her murder, police said. E'Dena Hines, 33, was found fatally stabbed early on Sunday in a street near her apartment in the city's Washington Heights neighbourhood, according... Read More

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VIDEO: Pic O De Crop Finals 2015

17 August 2015

DID YOU MISS the dynamic performances from this year’s crowning of King Classic? Watch all of performances from this year’s MQI Pic O De Crop Competition. Performances in order of appearance: Read More

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VIDEO: Pic O De Crop Finals (First Half)

15 August 2015

DID YOU MISS the dynamic performances from this year’s crowning of King Classic? Watch all of the first half performances from this year’s MQI Pic O De Crop Competition. Read More

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Artistes taking songs to world stage

15 August 2015

THE CROP OVER festivities are over, but for some local soca artistes, the beat goes on. Popular performers Red Plastic Bag, Hypasounds and Edwin Yearwood are taking their talents to the world stage. Read More

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Sports campers play mas’

15 August 2015

Not even a rain-delayed start nor the absence of music to dance to could stop the children of the National Sports Council’s (NSC) annual summer camp from enjoying themselves at their mini Kadooment yesterday at the Netball Stadium. For the second time, the organisers... Read More

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Weekend Buzz August 14, 2015

14 August 2015

In this week's Weekend Buzz: Get a final taste of Crop Over with BRC's Fallen. See the trailer for Vita Chambers' latest video. Hear about Rihanna's latest gig. Find out what's buzzing this weekend. Read More

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VIDEO: Betty West on Positive Vibes

11 August 2015

IT HAS BEEN A journey filled with lots of disappointment for designer Betty West. This Crop Over, the veteran bandleader copped the top prize and seven other awards for her band Positive Vibes. Read More

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Tired, speeding driver held responsible for 2014 Tracy Morgan crash

11 August 2015

WASHINGTON – A speeding Wal-Mart truck driver who had been awake for 28 hours was held responsible on Tuesday for a 2014 highway crash that left 30 Rock star Tracy Morgan with brain injuries and killed a fellow comedian, US transport regulators said. Read More

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All-inclusive Mas

11 August 2015

THE ORGANISING COMMITTEE of Island Mas 2015 must take a bow. The music, food, decor and ambience, all brought untold pleasure to the throngs of people who attended the event held at the beautiful grounds of George Washington House on the penultimate day of the Crop Over... Read More

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