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Complainant unwilling to proceed, so two go free

The complainant was overseas and did not want to pursue the matter. As a result, Leon Garfield...
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Tropical Wave forecast to bring rain from Wednesday

The Barbados Meteorological Services continues to closely monitor the progress of a tropical wave...
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All have a role to play in good nutrition at schools

President of the Barbados Association of Retailers, Vendors and Entrepreneurs (BARVEN), Alister...
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Update on tropical wave

Update on tropical wave


A tropical wave located near 51/52W south of 14N at 8 a.m. on Monday remains disorganised. The Barbados Meteorological Services (BMS) is closely monitoring the progress of the wave as overnight convection associated with the system increased with ...

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Police investigating death at Brandons beach

Police investigating death at Brandons beach


Police are conducting investigations into the circumstances surrounding the death of Fabian Alleyne, 29, of 1st Ave, Jackson, St Michael whose unresponsive body was recovered from the sea at Malibu Beach, Brandons, about 7:20 p.m. on Sunday. Alley...

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QC Week gets under way

QC Week gets under way


The Queen’s College Association (QCA) will be celebrating and giving back this year in a major way. President of the Association Carl Applewhaite made that promise on Sunday at the St Jude’s Anglican Church in St George, where they began the QCA w...

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Seven in Haiti die from cholera

Seven in Haiti die from cholera

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti – Health officials on Sunday confirmed the death of at least seven people in what has been described as the surprise return of...

Cricket Carnival closes CPL in Guyana

The biggest party in cricket left the field and ended on the streets of Guy...

Guyana government cuts price of gas and diesel

Georgetown - The government has slashed the cost of gasoline and diesel fro...

Ethiopian prince to attend Jamaica’s Heritage Week celebrations

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Culture Minister Olivia Grange has announced that the...

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Barbados and China discuss plans for National Stadium

Barbados and China discuss plans for National Stadium

The Republic of China is still very committed to working with the Government of Barbados on redeveloping the National Stadium. This was emphasised ...

Verstappen on verge of F1 title

It is a measure of Max Verstappen’s superiority in Formula 1 this year th...

About 125 die in Indonesia football disaster

At least 125 people have died in a crush at an Indonesian football match th...

Oasis Sports Club expanding and going under cover

The Oasis Sports Club is currently undertaking a $3 million renovation to t...

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Homes damaged by Elsa still being repaired

Homes damaged by Elsa still being repaired

By the end of 2022, Government should have completed repairs on approximately 73 per cent of the homes damaged by Hurricane Elsa last year. Speakin...

Yearwood: Government failing all around

The current administration is failing the people of Barbados. That was t...

Examine root causes of violence among youth

Barbados needs to look at the underlying factors for the increase in gun re...

Flatlining education needs a shock, says Savoury-Gittens

Like healthcare, Barbados’ “once prized education system is also flatli...

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Mount Gay appoints new Managing Director in Barbados

Mount Gay appoints new Managing Director in Barbados

Mount Gay Distilleries Ltd., has appointed a new Managing Director. He is Antoine Couvreur, who last held the position of Managing Director Hong Ko...

Barbados to host global fintech conference

Miami – Over 300 delegates from across the globe and varying sectors with...

David Ames sentenced in London court

LONDON – The British-born, St Vincent and the Grenadines naturalised citi...

MP apologises to residents

Government representatives on Friday night admitted they erred in the handl...

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About 125 die in Indonesia football disaster

About 125 die in Indonesia football disaster

At least 125 people have died in a crush at an Indonesian football match that has become one of the world’s worst stadium disasters. Hundreds wer...

Scotland investigating spike in newborn baby deaths

An investigation is to be carried out into the number of newborn baby death...

Hurricane Ian makes ‘catastrophic’ strike on Florida peninsula

Hurricane Ian continued to batter the Florida peninsula with a catastrophic...

Rapper Coolio dies at age 59

American rapper Coolio, known for the iconic hit Gangsta's Paradise, has di...

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Rice-Bowen: Salute the “unpaid caregiver”

Rice-Bowen: Salute the “unpaid caregiver”

It is important to recognise and highlight the hard work of society’s resilient, older women who laid the foundation for Barbados to be what it is t...

Last lap of fun before school

Barbadians came out in numbers to make sure back-to-school was done with a ...

Former pupil inspired to give back

Twelve-year-old Erin Springer’s love for her alma mater, Wilkie Cumberbat...

West Indies Women to host New Zealand Women

ST JOHN’S, Antigua - West Indies Women return to action on home soil when...