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    May 31

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TAMIS site going offline

Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) said in a notice that the TAMIS site will be offline for updates Read More


No new virus cases today

A statement from the Ministry of Health and Wellness today said none of the 44 people tested for novel Read More

UPDATE: BWA pumping stations online

The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) pumping stations “affected by electrical issues, as well as those Read More

CARPHA Observes World No Tobacco Day

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago - The use of tobacco products in any form harms nearly every organ Read More


PAHO calls on young people to fight tobacco “epidemic”

Imagine a global epidemic that kills over 20 times as many people as COVID-19 has to date – every Read More


Owner steps in and stops repairs

House renovations which charity worker Jordan English was about to execute for a mother and her four Read More

Best: Be ready for active storm season

It only takes a single storm system to spell disaster and with another prediction for a higher-than-normal Read More

Govt ‘paying’ for building economy on tourism

The People’s Party for Democracy and Development (PdP) doesn’t see Government’s stimulus plan bringing Read More



Guyana election results coming soon

GEORGETOWN – The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) says it will be ready to make a final declaration Read More


St Kitts sets voting protocols

BASSETERRE, St Kitts – The Supervisor of Elections, Elvin Bailey, says protocols have been developed Read More

Bouterse urges supporters to await election results

PARAMARIBO – President Desi Bouterse Friday urged voters to await the final official results of Monday’s Read More

LIAT flights suspended until June 30

ST JOHN’S – The Antigua-based regional airline, LIAT, Friday said it would continue to suspend commercial Read More


ECB wants substitute rule for coronavirus

LONDON – The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is in talks with the International Cricket Council Read More


Hill open to motoring restrictions

Experienced racing car driver Roger “The Ninja” Hill is welcoming any new restrictions to competition Read More

CWI cuts salaries and funding

ST JOHN’S – Cricket West Indies (CWI) on Friday announced a temporary 50 per cent reduction in salaries Read More

Four more footballers have COVID

MANCHESTER, England – Four players tested positive for coronavirus in the latest batch of tests conducted Read More


Williams ready to ride again

Barbadian jockey Rey Williams is looking forward to getting back to race riding this season. Read More


PdP fails Government on virus testing

The People’s Party for Democracy and Development (PdP) has given the Barbados Labour Party administration Read More


Atherley supports extending public health emergency, but cautions Govt

Leader of the Opposition Bishop Joseph Atherley has told the Government not to use the highly contagious Read More

Move to extend Public Health Emergency

Parliament has moved to extend the state of Public Health Emergency until June 30. This is against Read More

DLP stalwart Watts passes away

Astor B. Watts, an the elder of the Democratic Labour Party (DLP) passed away today. Read More


Joe Edghill dies

Former Barbados Labour Party parliamentarian Joseph “Joe” Edghill has died. Read More


Youth hardest hit by COVID-19

GENEVA – More than one in six young people have stopped working since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic Read More


Branding key to selling Bajan and Caribbean products, says Caddle

Minister in the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Investment, Marsha Caddle, believes that more must Read More

Germany hands lifeline to Lufthansa airlines

FRANKFURT/BERLIN – Germany threw Lufthansa a 9 billion euro ($9.8 billion) lifeline on Monday, agreeing Read More

Pandemic forces change at Marks and Spencer's

London – Customers "may never shop the same way again" after the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, Read More


More US cities impose curfews

Curfews have been ordered in cities across the Unted States to try to stem unrest sparked by the death Read More


Elba warns of food crisis

WASHINGTON – Idris Elba on Friday called for urgent action and creative solutions to prevent a looming Read More

National Guard activated in Minnesota as protests continue

MINNEAPOLIS – The full Minnesota National Guard was activated for the first time since World War Two Read More

More sexual assault accusations

NEW YORK – Disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein has been accused of sexual assault by four further Read More


Free Nation Workbooks

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Rihanna celebrates 15 years in music industry, thanks fans

London – Rihanna released her debut single Pon de Replay on May 24, 2005 at the age of 17. Read More


Avatar sequel to resume filming in New Zealand

LOS ANGELES – A sequel to James Cameron’s sci-fi movie blockbuster Avatar will go back into production Read More


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