Happy to be free of rape charge

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$2.8m bailout for cave company

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Nomination Day: Franklyn decries election breaches

Nomination Day: Franklyn decries election breaches


The Opposition People’s Party for Democracy and Development (PdP) is accusing the ruling Barbados Labour Party (BLP) of resorting to desperation tactics in the St George Northby-election. Speaking to reporters immediately after the PdP’s candidate...

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Nomination Day: Reifer feeling confident

Nomination Day: Reifer feeling confident


The Democratic Labour Party (DLP) team was heard long before it and its candidate for the St George North by-election, Floyd Reifer, made it to the nomination centre on Monday. Accompanied by a music truck and an entourage of around 30 who were pl...

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Nomination Day: A bit of anxiety for Moore

Nomination Day: A bit of anxiety for Moore


A significant moment for the people of St George North and a significant time for the labour movement of Barbados. This is how Barbados Labour Party (BLP) candidate Toni Moore sums up her feelings after completing her nomination to contest the St Geo...

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Visitor fined for breaching Grenada’s quarantine law

Visitor fined for breaching Grenada’s quarantine law

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada – A magistrate was slapped with an EC$3 000 (One EC dollar=0.37 cents) fine on a returning national after he was found guilty...

CARICOM leaders to hold virtual meeting on Thursday

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders will meet on T...

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BFA signs MOU with Boyce Foundation

BFA signs MOU with Boyce Foundation

The Barbados Football Association (BFA) has signed a historic memorandum of understanding with the Emmerson Boyce Foundation, which will see football ...

Sprinter Coleman gets two-year ban

World 100 metres champion Christian Coleman will miss next year’s Tokyo O...

India omit injured Ishant and Rohit

NEW DELHI – India left out the injured duo of opener Rohit Sharma and qui...

Pounder and Bailey rule Bush Hall

Long regarded as the queen of road tennis, veteran Sandra Bailey confirmed ...

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House, Senate going partially virtual

House, Senate going partially virtual

Sittings of the House of Assembly and the Senate are going partially virtual. Under a proclamation from Governor General Dame Sandra Mason, read by...

Nomination Day: Mitchell wants to root out corruption

Land Is One of the major concerns Bajan Free Party leader Alex Mitchell pla...

Nomination Day: Third parties are viable option, says Phillips

The political winds are changing, says leader of Solutions Barbados Grenvil...

Nomination Day: Representation matters to Grosvenor

With the nomination process out of the way, United Progressive Party (UPP) ...

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TikTok making plans to expand

TikTok making plans to expand

TikTok has plans to hire about 3 000 engineers over the next three years, mostly in Europe, Canada and Singapore, the company told Reuters on Tuesday....

Royal Pavilion reopens next month

Fairmont Royal Pavilion will be reopening to guests and visitors on Novembe...

US stocks rise on Friday

Washington – United States US stocks rose on Friday and the S&P 500 a...

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Trudeau predicts tough winter with COVID

Trudeau predicts tough winter with COVID

OTTAWA – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday predicted a “tough winter” in the face of a second wave of COVID-19 infections engulf...

Climate change affects most vulnerable in Africa

NAIROBI – Floods, droughts, hotter weather and a desert locust invasion ...

Blast kills seven in Pakistan

PESHAWAR, Pakistan – A blast at a religious seminary in Pakistan’s nort...

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New music from former Beatle, Sir Paul, in December

New music from former Beatle, Sir Paul, in December

  LONDON – Paul McCartney will release McCartney III in December, a new collection of stripped-back songs all written, performed and produce...

Tributes flow for Van Halen

Tributes have been paid to Eddie Van Halen, the revered guitarist and co-fo...