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CPL announce “All Star” team of the tournament

17 September 2018

The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) have announced the “CPL All Stars” team of the tournament for 2018. The team was selected by Tom Moody, Mark Butcher, Daren Ganga, Ian Bishop, Danny Morrison and Michael Slater. The team features three Windies players aged... Read More

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Alex Jordan: TV spot a dream come true

17 September 2018

Alex Jordan has always had her sights set on the big world and doing big things. We knew her as the voice that woke us up on Slam FM on weekday mornings with her partner Salt during the “Alex Jordan Morning Show”. But since her sign off from the station in 2014,... Read More

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Immigration move coming along

17 September 2018

The new Barbados Immigration Department is slowly but surely getting up to speed. This morning, Minister of Home Affairs Edmund Hinkson toured the new facilities at the Barbados Tourism Investment Car Park complex on Princess Alice Highway. Read More

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100 years young

17 September 2018

Barbados’ newest centenarian, Avisene Caesaretta Carrington, dedicated most of her life to educating others. But despite stepping away from the classroom at 90 when she retired and closed Merrivale Preparatory School, she still has a wealth of knowledge and she is... Read More

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ECCB to introduce new dollar bills

17 September 2018

BASSETERRE – The St Kitts-based Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) says it will be introducing new dollar bills next year. ECCB Deputy Governor, Trevor Brathwiate, speaking on WINN FM radio here said that the difference between the current and new notes is the... Read More

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Boat owners urged to remove derelict/abandoned boats

17 September 2018

Remove your boats. That is the advice from the Ministry of Health and Wellness, in conjunction with the Fisheries Division, to boat owners whose vessels have been left at boatyards and other areas across the island. Read More

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BWA doing emergency work at Waterford

17 September 2018

The Barbados Water Authority wishes to inform residents and businesses being serviced by the Lodge Hill and Shop Hill Distribution systems, that it will be conducting emergency work today on the Waterford Pumping Station. During this period, customers in parts of... Read More

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More sections of Immigration Department relocate

17 September 2018

The CARICOM, Special Entry Permits and Immigration Status/Permanent Residence sections of the Barbados Immigration Department have relocated to the Department’s new headquarters at the Princess Alice Corporate Centre, Princess Alice Highway. Read More

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Knight Riders successfully defend Hero CPL title after cruising past Warriors

16 September 2018

Trinbago Knight Riders sealed a third Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) title with a commanding eight-wicket victory over Guyana Amazon Warriors at the Brian Lara Academy. The best two teams in this season’s competition have now met four times in the last 11 days... Read More

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Haulers not paid for 6 months

16 September 2018

Waste haulers have not been paid for the last six months of the joint garbage collection initiative with Government, and they are struggling financially. And come this week, said chairman of the Waste Haulers Group, Anderson Cherry, he will be meeting with representatives... Read More

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More gates for terminal

16 September 2018

More gates could be added to the newly opened Constitution River Terminal to appease the concerns of public service vehicle (PSV) operators. Minister of Transport Dr William Duguid spoke to this possibility yesterday after several operators on the 3D route pumped... Read More

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Scrap Man wants more vehicles

16 September 2018

A scrap metal company, which is shipping 400 tonnes of waste a month primarily to China, says it has the capacity to export more but has to rely on abandoned vehicles to make up its quota. General manager of Scrap Man Recycling, Don Morris, said the Vaucluse, St... Read More

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SSA chairman resigns

16 September 2018

The chairman of the Sanitation Service Authority (SSA) Jeffrey Headley has resigned. This confirmation comes from Minister of the Environment Trevor Prescod. He was speaking tonight at a St Michael East constituency meeting held at St Giles School. Read More

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WI Women let it slip

16 September 2018

South Africa Women are tied on six points with Windies Women in the ICC One Day International Championship after defeating the home side by 100 runs after the first One Day International in the Sandals International home series yesterday. Read More

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Leigh Rivera makes your wedding dreams a reality

16 September 2018

Leigh Rivera has always loved to create. In fact, for as long as she could remember, she was passionate about ‘fancy things’ and all things wedding related. So it’s no surprise that the 29-year-old has now turned her passion into profit. Originally from Trinidad... Read More

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Earthquake rocks Corporate Area and neighbouring parish

16 September 2018

KINGSTON – Sections of the Corporate Area and the neighbouring parish of St Catherine were rocked by an earthquake on Sunday afternoon. According to the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM), it had not received reports of damage. Read More

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Two people fall ill in restaurant in poison attack city

16 September 2018

LONDON – Two people fell ill on Sunday when eating in a restaurant in Salisbury, the English city where former Russian agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were poisoned in March, police said. Police were called to the Prezzo restaurant in the evening in response... Read More

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Fogging schedule September 17 to 20

16 September 2018

Christ Church will be the primary target of the Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health and Wellness next week, as it continues the programme to eradicate the Aedes aegypti mosquito. St James will be added to the roster on Friday. Read More

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Social Scene: Doctors and credit union officials mingle

16 September 2018

Some of Barbados’ fine medical brains shared down time with other doctors working in the diaspora and officials of the City of Bridgetown Credit Union when the credit union launched its latest product, the Health Security First Account last week. Read More

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Windies Women take on South Africa

16 September 2018

BRIDGETOWN – WINDIES Women’s captain Stafanie Taylor spoke to CWI Media ahead of the Sandals International Home Series against South Africa Women, starting on Sunday at Kensington Oval here. The Sandals Series opens with three ODIs which form part of the third round... Read More

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Jamaica to establish mental health/suicide hotline

16 September 2018

KINGSTON – A mental health/suicide helpline is to be established by the Ministry of Health, in partnership with the non-governmental organisation (NGO), Choose Life International (CLI), to provide support to persons in need of assistance. According to Health Minister... Read More

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