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    January 18

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Man eats $120 000 banana

11 December 2019

NEW YORK – A performance artist who ate a banana taped to a wall that was an artwork valued at $120 000 said his actions were not vandalism and he does not regret his snack at Art Basel in Miami Beach, Florida. Read More

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Jus Jay advances to final of Red Bull competition

08 December 2019

Local DJ Justin ‘Jus Jay’ King made history as he captured the first-ever Red Bull 3Style Caribbean Finals Championship last night. Read More

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Family affair at BARP Christmas

08 December 2019

It was a family affair with a Caribbean flavour that cut across all demographics. Read More

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Vote for Miss World Barbados

07 December 2019

Miss World Barbados Che Amor Greenidge needs your help. Read More

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Bond farewell for Craig

05 December 2019

NEW YORK – In the latest James Bond movie, “No Time to Die,” Daniel Craig dons the famed tuxedo of the iconic British secret agent 007 for his fifth and final time. Read More

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Frozen 2 debuts with November record

26 November 2019

LOS ANGELES – Disney’s Frozen 2 iced out the box office competition in North America, where family audiences powered the animated adventure to a dazzling $130 million debut. Read More

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Smollett sues Chicago

21 November 2019

Jussie Smollett has filed a lawsuit accusing Chicago of maliciously prosecuting him after concluding the actor’s claim that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic beating on a city street was a hoax. Read More

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Joker grossing big at box offices

17 November 2019

Comic book movie Joker is poised to surpass $1 billion in global ticket sales on Friday, becoming the first R-rated Hollywood movie ever to overcome the milestone. Read More

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De Niro to get Lifetime Award from SAG

14 November 2019

Robert De Niro, a two-time Oscar winner and considered one of the finest actors of his generation, is being recognized by his peers with an annual lifetime achievement award from the Screen Actors Guild (SAG). Read More

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Gervais hosting Golden Globes for the last time

13 November 2019

After vowing not to front another Golden Globe Awards ceremony and once being told he would never be asked back, caustic British comedian Ricky Gervais will return to host the annual showbiz spectacular for a record fifth time in January. Read More

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New song from George Michael nearly three years after his death

07 November 2019

LONDON – A new track recorded by George Michael in his last studio sessions before his 2016 death was released on Wednesday, in which the late British pop idol sings about social ills. Read More

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Movie tells different story about Harriet Tubman

03 November 2019

NEW YORK – When director Kasi Lemmons started work on the first major movie about Harriet Tubman, the 19th Century slave turned hero of the Underground Railway, she decided to focus less on the brutality of slavery and more on human stories. Read More

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Cuba Gooding Jr pleads not guilty to new charges

02 November 2019

NEW YORK – Actor Cuba Gooding Jr pleaded not guilty on Thursday to new charges of sexual misconduct involving a third woman, less than a month after pleading not guilty to accusations of groping one woman’s breasts and pinching another’s buttocks. Read More

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HBO abandons Game of Thrones prequel

30 October 2019

LOS ANGELES – The Game of Thrones prequel television series starring Naomi Watts has been ditched by cable channel HBO, Hollywood media reported on Tuesday. Read More

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Over $330 000 up for grabs at NIFCA

29 October 2019

OVER $330 000 will be available to Barbados creatives in this year’s National Independence Festival of Creative Arts (NIFCA). Read More

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Frenetic platform for poetry

25 October 2019

From creating a cultural space that allows their contemporaries to be socially conscious to creating history, Frenetic Arts is on a mission to take Barbadian spoken word to the international stage. Read More

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Asterisk gets female heroine in new update

25 October 2019

PARIS – Asterix, the indomitable pint-sized Gaul forever outfoxing the Romans, returns this week for his 38th comic book adventure Asterix and the Chieftain’s Daughter featuring for the first time in its 60-year history a female heroine. Read More

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Entertainment minister demands withdrawal of Jamaica branded items for sale online

21 October 2019

KINGSTON – Entertainment Minister Olivia Grange, has demanded the withdrawal of items of clothing and other products with the country’s national symbols, that are being sold online. Read More

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22-year-old carving a name for himself in Rome

20 October 2019

ROME – Andrea Gandini, a 22-year-old Roman sculptor, is making a growing name for himself by turning the Eternal City’s dead tree stumps into much-admired pieces of art. Read More

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Whitney Houston, Notorious B.I.G. among nominees for Rock Hall of Fame

16 October 2019

LOS ANGELES – Late pop superstar Whitney Houston, rock group Dave Matthews Band and murdered hip-hop artist The Notorious B.I.G. landed among first-time nominees announced on Tuesday for possible induction in 2020 into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Read More

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R. Kelly trial on May 18

09 October 2019

NEW YORK – Singer R. Kelly will face a May 18 trial on charges that he recruited underage girls and women to have sex with him, isolating them and controlling what they ate and when they went to the bathroom, a U.S. judge ruled on Wednesday. Read More

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