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BCC tutor quits

19 May 2019

REVEREND REGINALD KNIGHT has called it quits.The part-time tutor at the Barbados Community College (BCC) has decided to withdraw his services as a tutor in ethics and citizenship, six days after being embroiled in a controversy over leaked exam results at the Howells... Read More


Door open for Donville

19 May 2019

IF THE EMBATTLED DONVILLE INNISS is interested in representing the Democratic Labour Party (DLP) in St James South again, he will be welcomed back with open arms – once he is proven innocent. Read More


Crop Over ‘lag’

19 May 2019

SOME BANDLEADERS are contending that Crop Over is losing its appeal, and fear that in a couple of years there will be a seriously scaled down version of the sweetest summer festival. Read More


Kyle clobbers Empire

19 May 2019

KYLE MAYERS hit an explosive unbeaten half-century in a surreal dynamic performance that inspired Carlton to an eight-wicket victory over ICBL Empire in the final of the Sagicor General Twenty20 at Kensington yesterday. Read More


St Barnabas champs again

19 May 2019

PINE HILL ST BARNABAS retained their Division 1 netball crown with a tense defeat of Guardian Group Pride of Villa 39-36 when the league season climaxed on Saturday night at the Netball Stadium. Read More


Strolling through the US Virgin Islands

19 May 2019

When many Barbadians think about travelling to the United States, most think about either Miami, New York or possibly Puerto Rico if a cruise is more your speed. However, there is a piece of the US close to home that can be explored. The US Virgin Islands (USVI),... Read More


Shannan and Ryleigh: Escape from death’s door

19 May 2019

Shannan Byer had her baby shower on December 16, 2018. Little did she know that her little bundle of joy Ryleigh would arrive two days later and seven weeks early. Her actual due date was February 5, 2019. Read More


Vincent Kompany leaves Manchester City to become Anderlecht player-manager

19 May 2019

Vincent Kompany says joining Anderlecht as player-manager is the "most passionate yet rational" decision he has made after announcing he has left Manchester City. Read More


BLP marks one year in office

19 May 2019

Hundreds have packed the pews at the James Street Methodist Church to worship and celebrate with the Barbados Labour Party which is celebrating its first year in office. Read More


World Cup squad unchanged

18 May 2019

West Indies selectors are sticking with their original 15-man squad for the World Cup. Cricket West Indies on Saturday announced the final squad days before the deadline to submit teams for the showpiece event slated for May 30 to July 14. Read More


Twin sisters on the rise

18 May 2019

It’s significant to see one pair of twins on a cricket squad, but to see two is simply rare. That was the case when the recent Cricket West Indies Super 50 and T20 Blaze in Guyana saw female cricketers Kycia and Kyshonna Knight and Shai and Shaunte Carrington selected... Read More


Government announces measures to curb bad behaviour in schools

18 May 2019

Prime Minister Mia Mottley tonight announced a slew of measures aimed at improving the conditions in schools, making them more conducive to teaching and learning. Read More


Region ‘better off’ for knowing Hoyte

18 May 2019

Harold Hoyte’s impact across the journalism landscape was not only felt here in Barbados. The former Editor-in-Chief and later Editor Emeritus was also highly respected across the region. Jamaica’s RJRGleaner Communications Group shared the following tribute. Read More


Hoyte helped to cement democracy

18 May 2019

IT IS IMPOSSIBLE to calculate the loss to regional journalism as a result of the passing of Harold Hoyte. Read More


Tridents have new owners, Holder is marquee player

18 May 2019

The Barbados Tridents have a new ownership team. Read More


PM, Bradshaw meeting with teachers’ unions

18 May 2019

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley, Minister of Education Santia Bradshaw, as well as other ministry officials are currently locked in a closed door meeting with union officials from the Barbados Secondary Teacher's Union (BSTU), Barbados Union of Teachers (BUT) and teachers... Read More


Alleyne is new principal at BCC

18 May 2019

There’s a new principal at the helm of the Barbados Community College. She is Annette Alleyne, a Barbadian educator with over 30 years’ experience at the tertiary and secondary levels. Read More


Smith’s double saves BDFSP

18 May 2019

Rashad Smith’s timely double salvaged a 2-2 draw for Barbados Defence Force Sports Programme (BDFSP) in the first of their three-match Barbados Football Association’s Championship play-off against Weymouth Wales on Thursday night at the Wildey Turf. Read More


Six young Bajans for CWI training camp

18 May 2019

Six Barbadians are among 15 players chosen to attend a Cricket West Indies (CWI) Emerging Players training camp in Antigua from May 27 to June 13 aimed at enhancing their skills in the limited-overs formats of the game. Read More



18 May 2019

Barbados’ laws need to be amended to allow transgender people to change their names and gender, says a leading activist. Read More


‘All agreed’ on Crop of changes

18 May 2019

There was agreement between tent managers and the National Cultural Foundation every step of the way for the changes to the Pic-O-De-Crop competition. Read More


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