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    July 05

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Lloyd Webber plans safety tests for theatres

20 June 2020

London - Andrew Lloyd Webber is to conduct a series of tests at one of his theatres with the aim of showing the government that venues like it can reopen safely. Read More


Lord of the Rings actor dies

19 June 2020

London - Veteran stage and film actor Sir Ian Holm, who played Bilbo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings films and the android Ash in the 1979 Alien film, has died aged 88. Read More


Jamaican choreographer sues Jay Z, Beyonce

18 June 2020

Kingston - The founder and lead choreographer of renowned Jamaican dance group, L’Acadco, Dr L’Antoinette Stines has filed a lawsuit against music superstars Jay Z and Beyonce for her work on a 2018 album by The Carters called ‘Everything is Love’. Read More


VIDEO: Nutrition and You 2

17 June 2020

Start next week with a plan for healthy meals. Read More


VIDEO: DemiYoga 2

16 June 2020

Yoga is an excellent way to relax the mind, especially in these stressful times. Read More


Satirical look at incompetence

16 June 2020

Have you ever wondered why the world is full of so many people who are incredibly incompetent at the very thing are paid to do? If so, a crotchety educationalist called Laurence J Peter may have the answer. Read More


VIDEO: Non-Communicable Diseases 1

15 June 2020

Nation News has teamed up with the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Barbados to raise awareness about Non-Communicable Diseases. Read More


VIDEO: Nutrition and You 1

15 June 2020

Nation News has teamed up with the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Barbados to bring you tips for healthier eating. Read More


VIDEO: DemiYoga 1

15 June 2020

Yoga is an excellent way to relax the mind, especially in these stressful times. Nation News is collaborating with Danielle Moore of DemiYoga to guide you through a few movements. Read More


Committee gets creative

12 June 2020

The St Lucy Parish Independence Committee (PIC) has found a way for Barbadians to express their fears, anxieties, and concerns about the novel coronavirus (covid-19) pandemic. Read More


JK Rowling speaks about transgender issues

12 June 2020

London - JK Rowling has said she spoke out about transgender issues in part due to her personal experience of domestic abuse and sexual assault. Read More


Salute to Class of 2020

09 June 2020

NEW YORK - Beyonce thanked graduates for "using their collective voice" to support the Black Lives Matter movement in an emotional online speech on Sunday. Read More


Selma ‘snubbed’ by Academy in 2015, says actor

07 June 2020

LOS ANGELES – The civil rights movie Selma was made free for rental on Friday, a day after actor David Oyelowo said Oscar voters had deliberately snubbed the film in 2015. Read More


Filming to restart in California

06 June 2020

LOS ANGELES - Film and TV cameras can start rolling in California as soon as June 12, state officials said on Friday as they approved new guidelines to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on sets. Read More


Rihanna celebrates 15 years in music industry, thanks fans

26 May 2020

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

26 May 2020

LOS ANGELES – A sequel to James Cameron’s sci-fi movie blockbuster Avatar will go back into production next week for the first time since it was shuttered by worldwide efforts to contain the coronavirus, producer Jon Landau said on Friday. Read More


Valedictorian makes history at Princeton

25 May 2020

PRINCETON – Princeton University, a private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, has named a Caribbean-Canadian – Nicholas Johnson, the son of a Bahamian father and a Jamaican mother, as the first Black valedictorian in the university’s 274-year... Read More


Actors reading children’s tales during lockdown

23 May 2020

LONDON – Stuck at home with the kids? Meryl Streep, Benedict Cumberbatch and Cate Blanchett may be able to help. Read More


Hundreds contribute to Covid Chronicles

01 May 2020

London – Essays submitted to BBC Radio 4's PM programme detailing its listeners' coronavirus experiences are to be archived by the British Library. Read More


Little Women star dies after accident

29 April 2020

Atlanta – Little Women: Atlanta star Ashley Ross – also known as Ms Minnie – has died suddenly at the age of 34. Read More


Baby survives COVID-19

23 April 2020

Tracy Maguire remembers the moment she saw doctors insert a swab into her three-week-old baby's nose to test for coronavirus. Read More


Should the headquarters of a new regional airline remain in Antigua & Barbuda?