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Trio hailed as true Bajan ambassadors

09 January 2018

Barbados’ newest cultural ambassadors were celebrated in grand style Sunday night. Alison Hinds-Walcott, Stedson Red Plastic Bag Wiltshire and Anthony Mighty Gabby Carter received their instruments of office and official designations as cultural ambassadors in a... Read More


Golden Globes a sea of black as Hollywood marks sex scandal

08 January 2018

LOS ANGELES − The Golden Globes kicked off Hollywood’s countdown to the Oscars on Sunday with the normally colourful red carpet transformed into a sea of black gowns as stars showed solidarity with victims of sexual harassment after a scandal that has roiled show business.... Read More


Letterman lands Obama as first guest on new Netflix show

07 January 2018

Veteran former US talk show host David Letterman will return to television on January 12 in a new Netflix show where his first guest will be former US President Barack Obama, Netflix Inc said on Friday. The company’s shares rose as much as 2 per cent to a record... Read More


Music and memories as entertainment fraternity remembers Damien

06 January 2018

No rain could stop the entertainment fraternity from showing up this morning to celebrate the life of their musical comrade, Damien ‘Dappa’ Taylor. Veteran entertainer and MC Mac Fingall, dancers and musicians were among those who turned out to ‘March Fuh de Dappa’.... Read More


Letterman lands Obama as first guest on new Netflix show

05 January 2018

Veteran former US talk show host David Letterman will return to television on January 12 in a new Netflix show where his first guest will be former US President Barack Obama, Netflix Inc. said on Friday. The company’s shares rose as much as two per cent to a record... Read More


Play explores despair and hope

05 January 2018

The Combermere School Hall was transformed into an atmosphere of hope for those who attended the production De Last Straw last weekend. In a touching performance by the cast, the play’s several scenes depicted aspects of real life that could push you to the breaking... Read More


Fallout after party traffic blocks Kingston's sole airport road

04 January 2018

Police commanders were instructed last year not to issue any more permits for 7th Harbour, the venue for the New Year's Day party that is being blamed for the traffic gridlock that shut down the highway leading to the Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA), law-enforcement... Read More


Another ‘Mudda’ Song for T&T Carnival

04 January 2018

IT seems nobody's mother is off-limits this year. Ian Alvarez, better known by his stage name Bunji Garlin,has released a brand new song for Carnival 2018 titled 'Go Ask Yuh Mudda'. Read More


Party or not? Golden Globes proves test for Hollywood sex scandal

04 January 2018

The red carpet is rolling out, the champagne is on ice and the statuettes are about to be handed over. But with the cloud of sexual harassment hanging over Hollywood’s annual round of self-congratulations, the Golden Globe ceremony on Sunday marks the first test... Read More


NBC says Hoda Kotb to replace Lauer as 'Today' co-anchor

04 January 2018

Television host Hoda Kotb was named the new co-anchor of the NBC News “Today” show on Tuesday, replacing former co-host Matt Lauer several weeks after the longtime anchor was fired for inappropriate sexual behavior, according to a network statement. Read More


Veteran male rock'n'roll acts had biggest 2017 world tours

29 December 2017

LOS ANGELES – Veteran, white male rock stars raked in the most cash from world tours in 2017, according to an annual list released on Thursday, while the highest-ranked women - Celine Dion and Lady Gaga - failed to make the top 10. Irish band U2 grossed a leading... Read More


Square of joy in The City

29 December 2017

The weather on Wednesday evening was a bit cold and rainy but it didn’t dampen the spirits of the throngs that made the trek to Independence Square. They went there with intentions of having a fun-filled family affair, compliments of the Royal Commonwealth Society-sponsored... Read More


Sweet voices for Jesus

29 December 2017

The life of Jesus in song formed the basis of the Advent 4 Boxing Day gospel concert This Little Child. The unique ministry in song saw musicians and singers in the production seated on the big stage at the Bridgetown SDA Primary School. They included well known... Read More


Runway stars

23 December 2017

Queen’s College’s new king and queen of the runway are Liam Rondon and Sophia Howell, who captured the titles before a massive audience in the annual model search contest, Star Strut: Phoenix – Rising from the Ashes. For some, the judges’ decision was a surprise,... Read More


Barbados setting for spy thriller

22 December 2017

Irish and UK film companies have completed filming of a spy thriller using Barbados as the major setting. Internationally renowned Irish dancer Michael Flatley directed and starred in the movie. The espionage thriller, also starring Hollywood actor, Eric Roberts,... Read More


Treats on the green

20 December 2017

Despite the intermittent showers, those who gathered at Wanstead Ridge Park last Friday night for this year’s Carolling On The Green still appeared to enjoy themselves. Even with reduced numbers sheltering under umbrellas and tents, the performance of the Royal Barbados... Read More


Ear-ful of jazz

19 December 2017

If you missed Yello Christmas Jazz at Ilaro Court on Sunday night, then you missed one of the best shows for the season. Just as they did last year, Nicholas Brancker and his band of merry musicians – the majority of them Barbadians – put down a marvellous showcase... Read More


The Last Jedi cruises toward $200 million domestic debut

17 December 2017

LOS ANGELES − Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the new film in the beloved space saga, opened with massive ticket sales that put it on track to ring up around $200 million at domestic theatres over the weekend, distributor Walt Disney Co said on Friday. The movie brought... Read More


Court of Appeal orders retrial for Soca star Machel Montano

16 December 2017

PORT OF SPAIN – Prominent entertainers Machel Montano and Kernel Roberts were granted TT$50 000 bail each after the Court of Appeal Friday ordered a retrial in their case dating back to 2007. The Court of Appeal allowed the appeal by Soca star Montano and Roberts,... Read More


Jus Jay ready for World 3Style

15 December 2017

Making it to the finals of the 2018 Red Bull 3Style World DJ Championships is the icing on the cake for Justin ‘Jus Jay’ King after having a whirlwind of a year. King made the announcement earlier this week via his Facebook page, expressing his excitement about... Read More


Yuletide Yarde delights Corner

15 December 2017

Get to know the name John Yarde, because there’s no doubt he’ll soon be topping charts and headlining shows locally, regionally and even internationally. And if there was ever any doubt about it, his top class performance last Sunday night at Mahalia’s Corner Christmas... Read More




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