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    August 25

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System upgraded to Tropical Storm

24 August 2019

Barbadians should brace for heavy showers and possible thunderstorms late Monday night and into Tuesday morning as Tropical Storm Dorian passes the area. Read More


Power restored

24 August 2019

Thousands of Barbados Light and Power (BL&P) customers who were without electricity for most of yesterday had their service restored by 8:10 p.m. the same day, the company said in a release. Read More


Trump points finger at four Caribbean countries

24 August 2019

WASHINGTON – The United States has named four Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries as major drug transit or illicit drug producing countries. Read More


Body found in vehicle

24 August 2019

The body of a man was found in his vehicle at Green Hill Close, Silver Hill, Christ Church, earlier today. Read More


System forms in the Atlantic

24 August 2019

No coastal warnings or watches are in place at this time, but countries in the Central and northern Lesser Antilles have been advised to monitor a weather system in the Atlantic Ocean. Read More


Tears flow

24 August 2019

Grieving mother Jovona Barrow bowed her head as she knelt beside the tiny white caskets of her children, Riordan and Reya-Anna, yesterday. Read More


Woman shot in the hand

24 August 2019

A man pointed a gun through Sharon Matthew’s bedroom yesterday evening and fired one shot, injuring her in the right hand. Read More


UPDATE: Shooting in St Andrew

24 August 2019

A 25-year-old man was shot four times last night at Walkers, St Andrew, and police have launched an investigation. Read More


Shooting at Belleplaine

24 August 2019

Police are on the scene of a shooting at Belleplaine, near the St Andrew’s Parish Church. Read More


Polyclinic ok

23 August 2019

All systems are go for operations to resume at the Randal Phillips Polyclinic. And come Monday, people within the catchment area will be able to return “home”. Read More


Dark and dry days

23 August 2019

It could be a dark, dry weekend with water, power, telephone and internet outages across Barbados. Read More


CTUSAB knocks ‘sin of omission’

23 August 2019

The Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados (CTUSAB) isn’t happy that two commissions promised by the Mia Mottley administration have yet be set up. Read More


Sluice gate opening tonight

23 August 2019

The Ministry of Environment and National Beautification advises that the sluice gate at the Graeme Hall Swamp, Christ Church, will be opened tonight, Friday, August 23. This urgent action is necessary to reduce the high water levels and to re-balance the swamp. Read More


Hunte passes away

23 August 2019

Well-known local talk show caller, Julian Hunte, has passed away. He was found dead yesterday morning after returning home from the Queen Elizabeth Hospital the day before. Read More


Prison officer released on bail

23 August 2019

A PRISON OFFICER with 14 years in the service appeared in court today accused of smuggling contraband items into the prison. Read More


BWA advises of possible water outages

23 August 2019

The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) would like to inform the public that the power outages being publicised by the Barbados Light & Power Company (BL&P) today, have started to have an impact on operations at the BWA facilities. Read More


Power outages affecting several parishes

23 August 2019

The Barbados Light & Power (BL&P) has released a statement today, informing the public that they are experiencing generation issues. As such several parishes are without electricity. Read More


Jet ski operators against crackdown

22 August 2019

Some jet ski operators are less than thrilled about Minister of Maritime Affairs Kirk Humphrey’s intention to bring down the hammer. Read More


More turning to Salvation Army

22 August 2019

Low income earners in Barbados continue to struggle. And that is leading them to lean even more on the generosity of the Salvation Army. Read More


UWI, BWU find common ground

22 August 2019

Industrial action at the University of the West Indies (UWI) which was scheduled for today has been called off. Read More


Barbados team at WorldSkills

22 August 2019

Barbados was among 63 countries whose flags were raised during the official opening of the WorldSkills Village earlier this week at WorldSkills Kazan 2019. Read More


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