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Families torn at losing father

George Keith Williams’ death on Father’s Day, following a vehicular accident the previous day,...
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Beaches taking a bashing

The South Coast is quickly losing some of its pristine beaches, but Government says it is moving to...
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AG calling for more public help

There are no easy solutions to crime, says Attorney General Dale Marshall, but the only way...
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JCI still worried about crime and violence

JCI still worried about crime and violence


CRIME AND VIOLENCE, one of the fallouts from the COVID-19 pandemic, is still a major concern for the Junior Chamber International (JCI). As such, president Gillian Greenidge is calling for people to join the organisation to help improve the lives ...

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Business ‘rough’

Business ‘rough’


Some restaurants were fully booked for Father’s Day yesterday, but this was a far cry from what has been happening throughout the year. Operator of the Animal Flower Cave in St Lucy, Manuel Ward, said that in the last two months they had lost thou...

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Two new virus cases

Two new virus cases


Two new positive cases of coronavirus (COVID-19), a male and a female, were identified on Saturday, June 19, from the 421 tests conducted by the Best-dos Santos Public Health Laboratory. There are currently 11 people in isolation. Since March l...

  • Families celebrate Father’s Day

    Restaurants and beaches were bustling on Sunday as children and spouses treated the men in their...
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    Although some vendors who ply their trade at the old Fairchild Street Public Market are excited...
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Riley appointed as executive director of CDEMA

Riley appointed as executive director of CDEMA

Bridgetown – Barbadian Elizabeth Riley has been appointed executive director of the Barbados-based Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (C...

Guyana seeks help after ten Haitian children found in hotel

Georgetown – An investigation has been launched following an incident in ...

Bolt and Bennett welcome twins Saint Leo and Thunder Bolt

Kingston – Track and field great Usain Bolt has welcomed twin boys with...

Gonsalves: Impact of COVID-19, La Soufriere eruption to be felt in ten years

Kingstown – Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves says the impact of the coro...

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Mike Gaskin passes

Mike Gaskin passes

Veteran athletics coach Michael Gaskin passed away on Monday. Members of the sporting fraternity are mourning the loss of 64-year-old Gaskin who ...

Zane misses out on top 3

Formula 3 ace Zane Maloney signed off from the Netherlands leg of the 2021 ...

Full crowds to return for US Open

The US Open is set to be the first Grand Slam to be played entirely in fron...

Maloney finds the going tough

Zane Maloney improved on his performance in qualifying but still had to set...

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Relationship between Barbados, UK remains strong

Relationship between Barbados, UK remains strong

Barbados and the United Kingdom (UK) are committed to strengthening their bilateral relations. Indicating the strong and lasting relationship betwe...

GAIA private sector move ‘a go’

Government is moving ahead with plans to put the management of Grantley Ada...

$2.5m paid to ex-Cave workers

Government has paid out close to $2.5 million in severance to former employ...

Greenidge: No alcohol before age 18

Deputy President of the Senate, Rudolph Greenidge, supports the idea of rai...

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Hospitality Institute to be renamed

Hospitality Institute to be renamed

The Barbados Community College Hospitality Institute (BCCHI) will be renamed ‘the Jean and Norma Holder Hospitality Institute and Hotel PomMarine’...

EIB to provide €50 million in financing for Barbados

Bridgetown – The European Investment Bank (EIB) is providing €50 millio...

Major health hazard stalls multi-million dollar tourism investment project at Bathsheba

Rats, vermin, faeces, mosquitoes and vagrants have taken over one of the is...

Funding the Future

Learn more about finances via the Nation’s social media platforms. The...

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Iran’s president-elect Raisi issues warning over nuclear talks

Iran’s president-elect Raisi issues warning over nuclear talks

Iran's president-elect has welcomed the negotiations with world powers aimed at reviving a 2015 nuclear deal but said they must guarantee national int...

After decades, US activist Opal Lee’s Juneteenth dream becomes reality

Washington – Opal Lee was 12 when a mob of white supremacists vandalised ...

Johnson: Expect travel delays

London - Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday that travell...

Ten killed in Alabama crash

Alabama – Ten people, including nine children, have been killed after in ...

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Bolt and Bennett welcome twins Saint Leo and Thunder Bolt

Bolt and Bennett welcome twins Saint Leo and Thunder Bolt

Kingston – Track and field great Usain Bolt has welcomed twin boys with his partner Kasi Bennett. The names have been revealed as Saint Leo Bo...

Funeral service for ‘leader extraordinaire’ Sir Courtney Blackman

The first Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados Sir Courtney Blackman wa...

Respects to first Central Bank Governor

A steady stream of people filed into the Courtney Blackman Grand Salle at t...

Mighty Liar passes

Former calypso monarch Mighty Liar, real name Victor Reid, has passed on at...