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    November 19

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Make West Indies cricketers earn their keep

10 June 2010

OUR MEDIA is crowded with suggestions as to how we should/could restore the West Indies cricket team to its past glory. Read More

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A most bitter pill

10 June 2010

LAST MONTH was the 50th anniversary of the "pill". Read More

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Give Chris a break

10 June 2010

TODAY, the West Indies cricket team start the Test series against South Africa, and, no doubt, after "match comments" by the captains, Chris Gayle will come with his "antics". Read More

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Govt all talk, and no action

09 June 2010

BARBADIANS are saying among themselves that they voted for a Government to debate in Parliament on their behalf and not in Constituency Councils. Read More

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Keep that window to the sea open

08 June 2010

I WAS HAPPY to read in the Saturday Sun of June 5, in the Question Time section, a “sad visitor” demanding answers from the Chief Town Planner about the seaside construction on Enterprise Coast Road. Read More

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Silk cotton tree a boon to Greens

08 June 2010

FROM TIME immemorial, trees have provided us with two of life’s essentials, food and oxygen. As we evolved, they provided additional necessities such as shelter, medicine, and tools. Read More

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Keep focus on what you want

07 June 2010

WHAT IS IT that you do not want? Let that be your motivator. Read More

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Lets build on our sound heritage

07 June 2010

AS AN OCTOGENARIAN I often reflect on the progress that has taken place in Barbados, especially in the last few decades. Read More

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Electric rate increase unfair

31 May 2010

I AM here in my study looking at a company’s electric bill. The reality of the Barbados Light & Power’s (BL&P) successful rate increase has now sunk in. Read More

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The Barbadian class within a class . . .

31 May 2010

APPROXIMATELY a year ago, Ralph “Bizzy” Williams wrote a letter to The NATION stating that races in Barbados mixed but didn’t socialise. Read More

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Kagan choice could be bad for marriages

31 May 2010

THE RADICAL pro-homosexual views of Solicitor General Elena Kagan could have dire implications for traditional marriage in America should her nomination to the Supreme Court be approved. Read More

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Who decides what is right?

30 May 2010

I would like to make two points in response to the recent letter by Dr Victor Evelyn. Read More

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Fines against West Indies players unfair

18 May 2010

ON THE day that the West Indies cricket team would face the invincible Aussies in a crucial match of the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Twenty20, the home side was greeted with the news that the captain had been fined 40 per cent and each of the rest of the... Read More

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Is Govt slacking off on the environment?

18 May 2010

I WOULD like to offer my congratulations to The Future Centre Trust, volunteers and businesses that helped make “No Plastic Bag Day” on May 8 the success it needed to be. Read More

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Praise for Ministry of Tourism and BTA

18 May 2010

I WOULD like to commend the Barbados Tourism Authority and Ministry of Tourism (BTA) for the excellent and professional way in which they carried out their duties in making sure that the recently concluded Caribbean Conference on Sustainable Tourism Development (STC... Read More

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