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Warning sounded on legalising Marijuana

15 June 2019

You can do it, but do it very carefully. That was the advice of Professor Louis Francescutti, a Canadian emergency department physician, who was speaking at the Barbados Employers’ Confederation (BEC) forum on Decriminalisation of Marijuana . . . Read More

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Changes To Jams

15 June 2019

Foreday Mornin’ bands will no longer have to pay a $750 registration fee to participate in Crop Over. Furthermore, the closing time for that popular event has been extended by an hour to 8 a.m., while Grand Kadooment will now finish at 10 p.m. Read More

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Ghana to help with nurses soon

15 June 2019

Barbados’ acute nursing shortage could soon be a thing of the past. Read More

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UPDATE: Shooting in Jezreel

14 June 2019

The victim of Thursday night's shooting at Jezreel, St Philip, is Warrick Whitwright. He is 50-years-old, of no fixed place of abode, but was last living in Ruby Tenantry Road, St Philip. Read More

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UPDATE: Body found at a house in Black Rock

14 June 2019

The body of 26-year-old Jamal Kellman was discovered in a house at 3rd Ave Greaves Land, Black Rock, St Michael. Read More

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UPDATE: Vauxhall man identified

14 June 2019

Police are carrying out investigations into the circumstances surrounding the killing of 38-year-old Orlando Forde near his home at Vauxhall No. 2, Christ Church. Read More

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Body found at a house in Black Rock

14 June 2019

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in Black Rock, St Michael. Read More

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No bail for Vonda Pile

14 June 2019

ATTORNEY Vonda Pile will remain on remand at HMP Dodds – at least for the time being. This afternoon, attorneys working on her behalf failed in an attempt to have her released on bail pending sentencing for theft, when the application was turned down by Justice Pamela... Read More

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UPDATE: Man shot and killed

14 June 2019

The man who was shot at 2nd Avenue Vauxhall, Christ Church, today is dead. Nation Online understands the man was shot multiple times near his home. Read More

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Shooting at Vauxhall

14 June 2019

There has been another shooting at Vauxhall, Christ Church. Read More

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Ghana delegation in Barbados

14 June 2019

President of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo has arrived in Barbados The Ghanaian leader and his entourage touched down at the Grantley Adams International Airport via a private jet just after 10:30 a.m. Read More

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Tyrell awarded Kregg Scholarship

14 June 2019

Tyrell McCollin was just 16 years old when he became paralysed. On May 8, 2014, he was walking on the sidewalk on his way to classes at the then Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic when he was involved in a collision with a vehicle. Read More

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Dr Erskine Simmons passes on

14 June 2019

Former politician, Pan Africanist, energy advocate and medical doctor Erskine Simmons has died. Read More

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Ex-BAICO workers tell KPMG: We want our monies

14 June 2019

Former employees of failed British American Insurance Company (BAICO) showed their displeasure with its judicial manager, KPMG, with a short peaceful protest in front of the accounting firm’s Hastings, Christ Church office yesterday. Read More

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Wharton ‘front-runner’ for Transport Board job

14 June 2019

A ZR driver and owner is among the candidates vying to be behind the steering wheel of the Transport Board. Read More

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Hinkson defends Dodds

14 June 2019

Minister of Home Affairs Edmund Hinkson is hitting back at criticism that the medical unit at HMP Dodds is not up to scratch, particularly for inmates with certain health challenges. Read More

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Shooting death at Jezreel

14 June 2019

A man was shot and killed near the St Philip District Hospital last night. Police say around 9 p.m. they responded to reports of a shooting at Jezreel, St Philip. Read More

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Unnatural death in St Philip

13 June 2019

Police are on the scene of an unnatural death in St Philip. Preliminary reports indicate a man is dead in the Ruby area. Read More

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Traffic changes for official visit of Ghana delegation

13 June 2019

There will be several temporary traffic changes tomorrow in Bridgetown to facilitate the visit of president of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, to Parliament. Read More

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Ghana president making official visit to Barbados

13 June 2019

President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, will pay an official visit to Barbados from Friday through Saturday. Read More

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11+ results on Monday

13 June 2019

The wait is almost over for students who sat this year’s Barbados Secondary Schools’ Entrance Examination. Read More

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