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Report of accident in St George

Preliminary reports indicate a three-vehicular accident has occurred in Groves Cottage, St...
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$1m target to buy building to shelter homeless people

The Barbados Alliance to End Homelessness officially launched its iPledge building campaign...
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Sales executive ‘regrets’ theft

A sales executive who stole a bottle of KY Jelly, a can of Red Bull and a bottled enema was placed...
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Deaths related to COVID-19 at 57

Deaths related to COVID-19 at 57


A 73-year-old Guyanese man is the latest person to succumb to coronavirus (COVID-19). Barbados’ National COVID-19 Public Adviser David Ellis made the announcement earlier today while speaking on Down To BrassTacks. That brings the number ...

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Man robs store while on bail

Man robs store while on bail


It’s been just over a week since Anthony Wayne Bovell was granted bail by the District “A” Magistrates’ Court. Yesterday, he was remanded back to prison pending sentencing. Bovell, 43, of Franklin Doughlin Road, St Andrew, had just pleaded guil...

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Contracts in Public Service ‘a concern’

Contracts in Public Service ‘a concern’


President of the Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados (CTUSAB), Edwin O’Neal, says his organisation is deeply concerned about Government’s insistence on filling senior positions within the Public Service through the use of cont...

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Minnis’ FNM defeated in The Bahamas

Minnis’ FNM defeated in The Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas – Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis conceded defeat in Thursday’s general election saying that he had already telephoned the leader ...

Bahamians go to the polls

NASSAU, Bahamas – An estimated 194 524 Bahamians are registered to vote i...

Caricom supports Guyana in border dispute with Venezuela

Georgetown – Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders have reiterated their ...

Haiti’s Prime Minister Ariel Henry banned from leaving country

Port-Au-Prince - Haiti's Prime Minister Ariel Henry has been banned from le...

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Davis Cup: Teams tie at end of Day 1

Davis Cup: Teams tie at end of Day 1

It was honours even between Barbados and Indonesia at the end of today’s first day of their Americas Round One Davis Cup tie at the National Tennis ...

Kohli stepping down as T20 captain

Virat Kohli will step down as India's Twenty20 captain after the men's T20 ...

LIVE: Davis Cup Tennis

Barbados vs Indonesia in World Group II Davis Cup Competition from the Nati...

VIDEO: Bay Garden operators looking forward to reopening

Stall owners at the Oistins Bay Garden in Christ Church are looking forward...

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Moe returns to Senate

Moe returns to Senate

Government Senator Lucille Moe has called for an adjustment to the regulations that would allow members of the Senate to participate in sittings remot...

Peter Phillips reassigned

Member of Parliament for St Lucy, Peter Phillips, is on the move once again...

Do more to reduce prices, Government told

Government can and must do more to reduce prices in Barbados, says Oppositi...

New legislation to decriminalise vending

Government has taken the first step in a bid to decriminalise vending in Ba...

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Boeing says air travel to return to pre-pandemic levels by 2024

Boeing says air travel to return to pre-pandemic levels by 2024

Washington – The plane maker Boeing says it expects that it will take another two and a half years for global aviation to return to pre-pandemic lev...

$10 ATM fee a mistake, says Republic

A bank says it has solved an issue that stunned some automatic teller machi...

U.S. judge orders Apple to ease App Store rules

OAKLAND, Calif. – A United States federal judge struck down some of the ...

TMR appoints first CEO

Paula Pitt is the Chief Executive Officer at TMR Sales & Service. He...

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Australia trialing home quarantine

Australia trialing home quarantine

SYDNEY – Australian officials will trial a home quarantine system for fully vaccinated international travellers arriving in Sydney, Prime Minister S...

Fires threatening Sequoia Park

Firefighters are wrapping fire-resistant blankets around ancient trees as b...

Britain’s NHS to offer COVID-19 booster jab

London - The National Health Service (NHS) is preparing to offer coronaviru...

UK: Briton among 6 charged after authorities seize cocaine worth £160m

London - A Briton held on board a luxury yacht while allegedly trying to sm...

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Sydney Burnett-Alleyne dies

Barbadian Sydney Burnett-Alleyne has died. It was reported that he passed away in a London hospital earlier today, one week after suffering a heart...

Olivier Cox laid to rest

Late founder and principal of the former Metropolitan High School Olivier C...

Sweatpants spark ‘racist debate’

Washington – High end fashion label Balenciaga has been accused of cultur...

How To Cook Like A Bajan Episode 5: Cow Heel Soup

What's better than a good recipe? One that does double duty. On this epi...