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Soldiers must ‘walk worthy’

15 July 2019

Soldiers for God and soldiers in the army must both walk worthy. Assistant chaplain of the Barbados Defence Force, Reverend Dr Joel Cumberbatch said both armies required dedication and both were a privilege to serve. Read More


Bajan Gems thrashed by defending champions Australia 

15 July 2019

The Bajan Gems were annihilated 91-22 by defending champions Australia as the Vitality Netball World Cup 2019 continued today in Liverpool, England. Read More


US launches small-scale immigration raids as families hide

15 July 2019

United States authorities launched small-scale operations to arrest undocumented families over the weekend in a start to President Donald Trump’s plan to deport thousands of immigrants. Read More


Jamaica earns billions in revenue from tourism during first six months

15 July 2019

KINGSTON – Jamaica has welcomed approximately two million visitors for the first half of 2019, earning an estimated two billion US dollars, according to the Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Pearnel Charles. Read More


Sugar pain

14 July 2019

While the results of the 2019 sugar harvest have yet to be disclosed by officials, private farmers are predicting bitter returns. Read More


Jofra delivers!

14 July 2019

The familiar saying “you’ll find a Bajan anywhere in the world” hit home in the historic ICC Cricket World Cup final when England won a most thrilling match to stun New Zealand at Lord’s. Read More


Caswell: Workers suffering on job

14 July 2019

Some Barbadians are suffering so much on the job they have been forced to receive professional counselling. Read More


Wanderers, Empire triumph

14 July 2019

Wanderers and Empire completed victories on a rain-affected last day of the first-round matches in the Barbados Cricket Association’s Elite Division yesterday. Read More


Alleyne Alumni champs

14 July 2019

Alleyne School ran away with the fifth Barbados Inter-Alumni Championships title at the National Stadium on Saturday. They amassed 230 points, 69 points more than the Challenor School, with 161, while St Leonard’s Boys’ were a distant third with 84 points. Read More


Jarvis double inspires Barbados

14 July 2019

Felicia Jarvis netted a brace as Barbados started their Concacaf Under-20 Women’s campaign with a comfortable 2-0 victory over St Vincent and the Grenadines yesterday at Warner Park, St Kitts and Nevis. Read More


Jamaica committed to adequately equipping police force

14 July 2019

KINGSTON – National Security Minister Dr Horace Chang, has reiterated the Government’s commitment to providing the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) with the necessary resources to solve crime. Read More


Hong Kong extradition protesters escalate fight in suburbs

14 July 2019

HONG KONG – Tens of thousands rallied in a large Hong Kong suburb on Sunday, driven by abiding anger at the government’s handling of an extradition bill that has revived fears of China tightening its grip over the former British colony and eroding its freedoms. Read More


England win first men’s Cricket World Cup in dramatic finale against New Zealand

14 July 2019

LONDON – England won the men's World Cup for the first time as they beat New Zealand following a dramatic sudden-death super over in one of the most thrilling matches in cricket history. Read More


Lewis Hamilton wins record sixth British Grand Prix

14 July 2019

LONDON – Lewis Hamilton took a record sixth British Grand Prix victory in a thrilling race featuring a crash between Max Verstappen and Sebastian Vettel. Battles throughout the field created a dramatic race – by far the best of the year so far – as Hamilton benefited... Read More


Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in Wimbledon final-set tie-break thriller

14 July 2019

Novak Djokovic saved two championship points to retain his Wimbledon title with a thrilling final-set tie-break win over Roger Federer. Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: An Argentine celebration

14 July 2019

A packed Walcott Warner Theatre at the Errol Barrow Centre for Creative Imagination (EBCCI) celebrated Argentina’s Independence Day anniversary with Argentine Ambassador Gustavo Martinez Pandiani on Tuesday night. Read More


Learning to live after tragedy

14 July 2019

Eleven years ago, Janelle Chase-Mayers lost the love of her life, late broadcaster Terrance “Terry” Mayers. Not only did she lose her husband of three years, but she lost the father of her first and only child Terrance Jr when he was just four weeks old. Read More


Rotary West offering scholarship

14 July 2019

The Rotary Club of Barbados West, in conjunction with Diamonds International and Sandy Lane Golf Classic, will be offering a scholarship for the academic year 2019/2020. Read More


VIDEO: Sanctuary In Studio

14 July 2019

Sanctuary tells us about his journey thus far and shares his thoughts about changes to Crop Over. Read More


Bajan Gems beaten by Malawi

14 July 2019

Barbados suffered a second straight defeat at the Vitality Netball World Cup this morning. Despite goal shooter Shonica Wharton’s 15 goals from 18 attempts, the Bajan Gems were beaten 65-41 by Malawi, in Liverpool, England. Read More


Australia look to Ashes

14 July 2019

JOLIMONT – All-rounders Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis have been excluded from a 25-player squad for an intra-Australia clash that will go a long way to deciding the makeup of Tim Paine’s Ashes side. Read More


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