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    November 19

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Guilty of manslaughter

18 November 2019

IT WAS A CASE of a robbery gone wrong. That, in essence, was the confession of Chris Avian Amal Lord, who yesterday pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the shooting death of Colin Forde on May 10, 2016. Read More


Verla knocks ‘forced’ exit

18 November 2019

THE DEMOCRATIC LABOUR PARTY (DLP) is querying why businesswoman Asha “Mrs Ram” Mirchandani has been forced out of her Liquidation Centre operation by Government, which it adds will result in staff losing their jobs as the Christmas season approaches. Read More


Outages fear

18 November 2019

IT IS POSSIBLE there could be other major outages as the Barbados Light & Power Co. Ltd (BL&P) grapples with problems of contaminants in oil shipments and ageing units. Read More


Do or die for Tridents

18 November 2019

IT is now, or never. The Barbados Tridents face their most important game of the season when they take on Cayman Islands in their final group game of the Concacaf Nations League tonight at the Wildey Turf. Read More


Club sure of second volleyball title

18 November 2019

Theta Math Academy Club United have guaranteed themselves the women’s second spot in the Goddard Enterprises Limited Division One Volleyball League. Read More


Water being restored after power outages

18 November 2019

As electricity is restored to thousands of affected households and businesses across Barbados, water is also flowing through the taps again. Read More


Some students to report to Frederick Smith, school to reopen on Wednesday

18 November 2019

Students in forms 2 to 4 will return to Frederick Smith Secondary School tomorrow for professional counselling. Read More


Election day in Montserrat

18 November 2019

BRADES, Montserrat – Voters in this British Overseas Territory (BOT) are casting ballots to elect persons to a nine-member legislative Assembly with the outgoing Premier, Donaldson Romeo, among nine people contesting the election as independent candidates. Read More


Light and Power restoring electricity after island wide outage

18 November 2019

The Barbados Light & Power Company is gradually restoring electricity after the island suffered an outage at 7:29 a.m. today. Read More


All public schools closed

18 November 2019

All public schools will close at noon today as a result of water and power outages affecting most of the island. Read More


Brazil win Under-17 World Cup

18 November 2019

BRASILIA – Brazil staged a remarkable comeback for the second time in a week on Sunday to beat Mexico 2-1 in front of their own fans and win the Under-17 Football World Cup for a fourth time. Read More


UK PM Johnson pledges to end Brexit uncertainty, says it has paralyzed economy

18 November 2019

Britain’s Conservatives will deliver Brexit and end the uncertainty and confusion that has “paralyzed” the economy if they are re-elected next month, Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tell business leaders on Monday. Read More


Gonsalves urges CARICOM to speed up reparation claims

18 November 2019

St. Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves  has urged  Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders to  raise  the issue of reparations for indigenous peoples and African slaves with their  European counterparts  as a priority, according to the New York-based... Read More


US border patrol agency releases data on Caribbean operation

18 November 2019

The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has released a summary of its fiscal year (FY) 2019 border enforcement operation in the Caribbean, saying that the initiative was possible through collaborative operations and partnerships with other federal, state... Read More


No rift in DLP

18 November 2019

There is no discord in the Democratic Labour Party (DLP). Read More


Metal detectors not the answer

18 November 2019

Former Minister of Education Ronald Jones says turning schools into “prisons” is not going to curb the violence in these institutions. Read More


  Verstappen wins Brazil GP thriller as Ferraris collide

18 November 2019

Max Verstappen won a thrilling Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix for Red Bull on Sunday after the Ferraris collided and Mercedes’ six-times world champion Lewis Hamilton was demoted from third to seventh. Read More


Mrs Ram’s cry

18 November 2019

BUSINESSWOMAN Asha “Mrs Ram” Mirchandani is crying foul, saying she has been treated in a heartless manner in being forced out of Liquidation Centre in The City by today, but Government says she has had more than enough time to move out and make way for the new Hyatt... Read More


Lowe: Time for Dems to rise again

17 November 2019

IT IS TIME for the Democratic Labour Party (DLP) to become a viable political institution again and fight the Mia Amor Mottley Government. Read More


Muscle juniors bring ‘A’ game

17 November 2019

NOT ONLY the seniors owned the stage during the National Sports Council’s Mr Schoolboy Bodybuilding & Miss Schoolgirl Body Fitness Championships at Combermere School on Friday night. Read More


Latapy: Grab your chances

17 November 2019

Head coach Russell Latapy wants Barbados Tridents to be more clinical. Speaking after the Tridents suffered a tough 1-0 defeat against Saint Martin in their Concacaf Nations League encounter at the Raymond E. Guishard Technical Centre in Anguilla on Saturday evening,... Read More


Will the placing of metal detectors in schools curb violence there?