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    August 14

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Fond memories of former PM

Cheers erupted through the streets of Speightstown, St Peter today, as Barbadians took up every possible Read More


Arthur's final ride

People gathered in National Heroes Square, The City earlier today to catch a glimpse of the cortège Read More

Met Office monitoring Tropical Storm Josephine

The Barbados Meteorological Services continues to monitor Tropical Storm Josephine as it moves to Read More

Funeral procession heads north

The funeral cortege for Barbados’ longest serving Prime Minister The Right Honourable Professor Owen Read More


Forde saddened by videos showing 'abuse' of elderly

The following statement was issued by Minister of People Empowerment and Elder Affairs Cynthia Forde Read More


Student Revolving Fund donates laptops

Ninety laptops valued at $100 000 were on Thursday presented to the Ministry of Education, Technological Read More

Sir Richard: Arthur had productive tour of duty

The following is a tribute by president of the Senate Sir Richard Cheltenham on the passing of former Read More

Training opportunities

Government is offering residents who are unemployed, as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) Read More



Bahamas PM in self-quarantine

Nassau – Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis, Deputy Prime Minister K. Peter Turnquest and Minister of Read More


Major drug bust in Trinidad

Port of Spain – The police on Wednesday arrested eight people after they seized marijuana worth more Read More

PNP ready to rescue Jamaica

KINGSTON – Opposition Leader Dr Peter Phillips says the main opposition People’s National Party (PNP) Read More

September 3 poll for Jamaica

Kingston – Prime Minister Andrew Holness on Tuesday named September 3, as the date for the 18th general Read More


Serena continues winning streak against Venus

LEXINGTON – Serena Williams survived another scare to beat older sister Venus 3-6 6-3 6-4 on Thursday Read More


Million-dollar deal

The Barbados Cricket Association (BCA) is set to receive $1 million worth of cricket supplies over Read More

No easy path for City in Champions League

Manchester City’s task in the Champions League has not been made any easier by the exits of Real Madrid Read More

Ministries working to establish sports school

Two Government ministries are forging ties that could lead to the enhancement of sporting infrastructure Read More


IPL to be played in UAE

NEW DELHI – India’s cricket board (BCCI) received government permission to stage this year’s Indian Read More


Parliament officially prorogued

Governor General Dame Sandra Mason has announced that Parliament was officially prorogued on Saturday, Read More


PdP: Consult the people on same-sex issue

The People’s Party for Democracy and Development (PdP) wants the Mia Mottley administration to go Read More

Consultants ‘too costly’

Opposition Leader Bishop Joseph Atherley has rapped Government for the number of consultants it has Read More

Sir Richard retiring from Upper House

President of The Senate, Sir Richard “Johnny” Cheltenham, last night announced he was retiring. Read More


Marshall: State of emergency extended

The state of emergency for the COVID-19 pandemic in Barbados will continue until September 27. Read More


Fortnite developer sues Apple and Google

Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc’s Google on Thursday removed popular video game “Fortnite” from their app Read More


Zuckerberg grilled about acquisitions

SAN FRANCISCO, WASHINGTON D.C – Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg stumbled at a congressional Read More

Tech hearing postponed

WASHINGTON – A congressional hearing on digital marketplace competition featuring the chief executives Read More

American Airlines, JetBlue partnership

New York - A new American Airlines and JetBlue partnership will allow the airlines to sell seats on Read More


C$500 million to ensure COVID-19 protocols in schools

Ottawa – Ontario will allow its school boards to dip into reserve funds to ensure physical distancing Read More


Israel, UAE announce 'historic breakthrough'

Israel and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to normalise relations, United States President Donald Read More

New Zealand battling fresh COVID outbreak

WELLINGTON – New Zealand was scrambling to trace the source of its first coronavirus outbreak in more Read More

Harris not an easy target for Trump

WASHINGTON – Joe Biden’s selection of Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate provides a brand-new Read More


Simon Cowell thanks medics, well-wishers after breaking back

Los Angeles – Simon Cowell has thanked the medical staff who treated him in Los Angeles following Read More


Harper's Bazaar zooms in on Rihanna

She has taken the music, fashion and beauty industries by storm. And Rihanna used her platform Read More


Ellen promises better culture on set

LOS ANGELES – Ellen DeGeneres sent an emotional message to the staff of her television talk show saying Read More


Should Government provide back-to-school assistance for parents who lost their jobs because of COVID-19?