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Munro-Knight calls for end to Cuba embargo

There is no rationale for the continued embargo of Cuba, says Minister with responsibility for...
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Waterlogged fields could lead to shortages

Persistent rainfall over the past few months has now resulted in a shortage of some locally...
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Re-sentenced killer seeking to appeal

The attorney for re-sentenced killer Winston Alexander is contending that he did not have access to...
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Thief to pay $10 000 in compensation

Thief to pay $10 000 in compensation


In a case described as one where there was no honour among thieves, Chad Kemar Kadeem Bourne was ordered to compensate a homeowner when he was sentenced by the No. 4 Supreme Court. Bourne, 26, of Parish Land, Christ Church, had pleaded guilty, dur...

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No damage reported from tropical wave

No damage reported from tropical wave


The Department of Emergency Management (DEM) received only one report of damage caused by the passage of the tropical wave overnight. The DEM said at Holders Hill, St James an elderly couple reported that the roof to their house was leaking as a r...

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Light & Power focusing on more reliable service

Light & Power focusing on more reliable service


Nearly three years after the country was crippled by two consecutive days of island-wide power outages, Barbados Light & Power Company Limited (BL&P) says it is focused on delivering a more reliable service. This was specifically in relati...

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Guyana invites investors to build small refinery

Guyana invites investors to build small refinery

GEORGETOWN – The Guyana government on Tuesday announced that it will be seeking expressions of interest (EOI) from the private sector for the constr...

Seven in Haiti die from cholera

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti – Health officials on Sunday confirmed the death 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...

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Fagan gets athletics scholarship

Fagan gets athletics scholarship

Rickyla Fagan is one step closer to her dream of becoming a professional athlete. The 19-year-old CARIFTA Games relay silver medallist has earned a...

Tough draw for West Indies Women

LONDON – West Indies Women have been handed two difficult opening fixture...

Bumrah to miss T20 World Cup

India fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah has been ruled out of the 2022 Men’s T20...

Barbados and China discuss plans for National Stadium

The People's Republic of China is still very committed to working with the ...

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Metrology Bill to help avoid financial “leakage”

Metrology Bill to help avoid financial “leakage”

Consumers could soon be getting protection from the state in regards to having measurement systems across the board that align with international stan...

Homes damaged by Elsa still being repaired

By the end of 2022, Government should have completed repairs on approximate...

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...

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Nation article refused as evidence

Nation article refused as evidence

Intervenor Tricia Watson has failed in an effort to have a NATION newspaper article accepted as evidence in the Fair Trading Commission (FTC) electric...

Twitter deal back on with Musk

Billionaire Elon Musk has apparently changed his mind about buying Twitter,...

Light & Power focusing on more reliable service

Nearly three years after the country was crippled by two consecutive days o...

Mount Gay appoints new Managing Director in Barbados

Mount Gay Distilleries Ltd., has appointed a new Managing Director. He i...

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Twitter deal back on with Musk

Twitter deal back on with Musk

Billionaire Elon Musk has apparently changed his mind about buying Twitter, again, and is now willing to proceed with his takeover of the social media...

Ukraine says at least eight villages recaptured

Ukrainian forces have liberated a key village in the southern region of Khe...

Will Smith movie Emancipation set for December release

Slavery thriller Emancipation, starring the winner of last year’s best ac...

About 125 die in Indonesia football disaster

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

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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...