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    October 22

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63 year-old woman shot

A 63-year-old woman is now in critical condition at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital after being shot Read More


Police seize firearms

The Royal Barbados Police Force is investigating the discovery and seizure of two firearms. The firearms Read More

QEH issues urgent appeal for blood donations

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) Blood Bank is issuing an urgent appeal for A positive blood donations. Read More

Property demand

CLICO has folded, but its prime South Coast real estate is now a hot ticket for local and foreign Read More


Principal’s way

One secondary school plans to spare the rod, but it has no intentions of spoiling the child. Read More


Superbug caution

Two superbugs have shown up in Barbados in the past and infectious disease specialist Dr Corey Forde Read More

Johnson’s Baby Powder recalled

The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA), has advised the public that Johnson & Johnson Read More

Board still to meet on 5-minute rule

The board of the Transport Authority has yet to meet to make a final deliberation on the controversial Read More



High Court rules strike action by doctors unlawful

NASSAU, Bahamas – A High Court judge has ruled that industrial action taken by doctors in August was Read More


Depositors of ‘sou-sou’ savings now required to declare source of funds

ST GEORGE’S – The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) says as part of its efforts to combat financial Read More

Kamla dismisses allegations of plots to assassinate government ministers

PORT OF SPAIN – The main opposition United National Congress (UNC) has denied any involvement in any Read More

Entertainment minister demands withdrawal of Jamaica branded items for sale online

KINGSTON – Entertainment Minister Olivia Grange, has demanded the withdrawal of items of clothing Read More


Pakistan turn to youth in cricket squads

LAHORE – New Pakistan captain Azhar Ali will have an exciting pace attack at his disposal in the two-Test Read More


Not on my watch!

PORT OF SPAIN – Newly appointed West Indies white-ball captain, Kieron Pollard, has reassured the Read More

Pollard: Emphasis on performance

PORT OF SPAIN – Newly-appointed white-ball captain Kieron Pollard says performance and not age will Read More

Miami joining Formula One circuit in 2021

Miami will host a Formula One Grand Prix in May 2021, subject to local government approval, after Read More


Easy 7-0 win for BDFSP

Rashad Jules’ hat-trick was the standout performance on Saturday night as his Barbados Defence Force Read More


New location for BLP conference

The Barbados Labour Party’s 81st annual conference will take place in Queens Park this year. Chairman Read More


Action on abandoned buildings

Government is taking action on 36 of its derelict and abandoned buildings identified in a recent audit. Read More

Hopefuls to face-off today

Whoever wins the Barbados Labour Party’s (BLP) St Michael West nomination this evening will likely Read More

PM Johnson goads opponents to call election as Brexit chaos deepens

LONDON – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson taunted his rivals on his return to parliament on Wednesday, Read More


Bajans won’t be left out of medicinal cannabis industry

Barbados will be poised to take advantage of various opportunities within the growing global medicinal Read More


Marriott buying Elegant

Barbados-based Elegant Hotels Group is being acquired by well-known global hotel group Marriott International Read More


CTO undergoing restructuring

The Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) is closing offices in New York and the United Kingdom, and Read More

Shorter wait for liquor licences

If changes to the Liquor Licence Act are approved, applicants will have to wait only a week to know Read More

New roles for Roach and Alleyne at BTMI

Tourism executives Petra Roach and Marsha Alleyne have been appointed to new roles at the Barbados Read More


Canada’s Trudeau clings to power; must court left after losing popular vote

OTTAWA – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hung onto power after a tight election on Monday that Read More


After Chile riots, thousands rally to protest at Pinera government

SANTIAGO – Thousands of Chileans poured into Santiago’s central squares Monday to protest high living Read More

US could leave some troops in Syria to guard oil

DOHUK, Iraq/KABUL – The Pentagon is considering keeping some United States troops near oilfields in Read More

Spanish PM visits Barcelona, criticises regional chief

BARCELONA – Spain’s acting prime minister Pedro Sanchez made a quick visit to Catalonia on Monday Read More


EASY MAGAZINE: No limits to beauty for Leigh

Nineteen-year-old Leigh Johnson put on a costume for the first time earlier this year to model for Read More


Mum and daughter graduate

For the first time in the UWI Open Campus’ history, a mother and daughter graduated on the same day, Read More


BIPA warrior wins double battle

Undoubtedly, she is a crusader for justice. Many have come to know her as leading the fight for policyholders Read More


Should the current age of retirement (67 years) be increased?