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    January 21

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Naria the smiling face of Ocean 2

03 December 2018

When Naria Lord left Queen’s College, she had no idea what career she wanted to get into. She just knew she couldn’t go into a career that required her to sit for eight hours and stare at a computer. “When I left Queen’s College I still didn’t know what I wanted... Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: 43rd Sir Winston Scott Memorial Lecture

02 December 2018

Top figures working in Barbados’ health care system were at the Frank Collymore Hall for this year’s 43rd Sir Winston Scott Memorial Lecture delivered by director of the Pan American Health Organisation, Dr Carissa Etienne. Read More


The fit and fabulous Jenna

02 December 2018

For Jenna De Leon, fitness is life. She is one of the most popular and admired fitness models in the world. Many females admire her body and aspire to have one just like it. But it wasn’t always like that. Just before she got into fitness three and a half years ago,... Read More


Christians urged to help those in need

02 December 2018

CHRISTIANS HAVE BEEN ASKED not to turn a blind eye to those who may be suffering. If they do so, says Reverend Frank Gill, they are working against the will of God, who requires His followers to be cheerful givers. Read More


Jason just likes cooking

26 November 2018

Jason Evelyn grew up learning to cook from his two grandmothers. But upon their passing, Jason was left with a huge void and desperately missed their cooking. So it was out of the yearning for authentic Bajan food and a need for change that he decided to create his... Read More


Blue wave in City

26 November 2018

THE NATION FUNATHLON FUELLED BY SOL continued its fine form yesterday with 4 000 people moving off from Jubilee Gardens in The City. Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Harmony reunited

25 November 2018

It is 26 years since Leo Murphy and Andrew Murphy were home in Barbados enjoying a good jam session with friends. That is why just under 100 followers of their former band Harmony recently enjoyed a fantastic night of music with them and their German guest musicians... Read More


Betty B talks candidly after being behind bars

25 November 2018

Singer Betty Griffith-Payne is in a great place right now. Having gone through a rebranding with a new name – Betty B, she is finally ready to let people see who she really is. After the launch of her new EP Behind Bars at Limegrove Lifestyle Centre last Saturday... Read More


Nazinga’s handmade skincare line

19 November 2018

The desire to try something new helped Nazinga Henry fuel her entrepreneurial drive. Though Henry enjoyed making fine handcrafted jewellery, she wanted to express her artistic ability through a different medium. After giving it some thought, she finally decided to... Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Celebrating our waters

18 November 2018

Art lovers and others engaged in the protection of Barbados’ reefs were at the Gallery of Caribbean Art in Speightstown for the opening of the latest exhibition there entitled Celebrate Our Waters. Read More


Angela making mark in education

18 November 2018

Dr Angela Smith has dedicated 40 years of her life to educating the nation’s children. Fulfilled, accomplished and proud are just some of the emotions she feels today having made such a contribution to her nation. Read More


Judy Boyce: I took my scar and turned it into a star

12 November 2018

Judy Boyce stands today a proud mother of two, grandmother and a successful business owner. But there was a time when the world didn’t see her in this light and only had negative vibes towards and about her. In fact, she admitted that there was a time when she was... Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Trust Loan Fund Unit opens

11 November 2018

The air was charged with excitement when ministers of Government, leaders in the small business sector, prospective entrepreneurs and a host of other guests gathered at the Harbour Road premises for the grand opening of the new Trust Loan Fund Unit last week. Read More


Darnel making Monumental impact

11 November 2018

The Oxford Dictionary defines ‘monumental’ as epic, huge, massive or enormous. That’s exactly the type of impact Darnel Greenidge is looking to make with his new local luxury brand Monumental Watches. Since launching his brand on August 30, the buzz has been nothing... Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: New Trust Loan Fund Unit opens

11 November 2018

The air was charged with excitement when ministers of Government, leaders in the small business sector, prospective entrepreneurs and a host of other guests gathered at the Harbour Road premises for the grand opening of the new Trust Loan Fund Unit last week. Read More


Carol signs off

09 November 2018

Veteran broadcaster Carol Roberts signed off for the final time this morning as host of the Voice of Barbados Morning Show. Read More


Stacey McKenzie: I decided to own who I am

06 November 2018

When Stacey McKenzie was young, all she wanted to become was a model. And today, the Jamaican national, lives in Canada, is one of the biggest supermodels across the world. “At a young age I found out about the world of fashion and realised it could be a career.... Read More


The reel world of Kia

05 November 2018

Kia Redman bagged six Barbados Visual Media Awards last Sunday night for her animated short film Roots|Routes. It wasn’t something the 23-year old videographer and designer expected. Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Barbados Food And Rum Festival

04 November 2018

Foodies were out in their numbers for the 2018 Barbados Food And Rum Festival’s spectacular Taste Of The Exotic Signature Rum Event at Limegrove Lifestyle Centre. Patrons from Barbados, across the Caribbean and even further afield enjoyed the night of food and fun... Read More


Sheena Lambert: Prayer pulled me through

04 November 2018

Never let your past define your future. If it’s one person who lives by that mantra it’s 31-year-old Sheena Lambert. In 2011, the beautiful and well-spoken woman found herself on the wrong side of the law and ended up behind bars at HMP Dodds. She said it’s not... Read More


‘I had brain surgery for TN’

29 October 2018

Fifteen weeks ago, I underwent brain surgery. Not because I had a brain tumour, or a stroke or even hydrocephalus, but in an effort to “cure” a painful, life-altering condition I’d been living with for approximately five years – trigeminal neuralgia (TN). Read More


There have been more than 10 reported shootings during the first month of the year. Do you think these violent incidents are affecting the society?

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