Warning to students sharing unfit material

Students sharing inappropriate content in the classroom will be suspended from classes and reported...
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‘Riskier’ to ride in groups

There is danger in numbers, especially for motorcyclists, says president of the Barbados Road...
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Airport project not flying with residents

Residents along Fairy Valley and Wilcox Hill in Christ Church are finding the price of progress a...
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NUPW to press LIAT pilots’ case

NUPW to press LIAT pilots’ case


Several months after LIAT pilots were sent home, they are still to receive any form of severance pay, but the National Union of Public Workers (NUPW) says it remains committed to resolving the matter urgently. NUPW president Akanni McDowall told t...

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Accused remanded to Psychiatric

Accused remanded to Psychiatric


At least one accused made sure he was taking no chances when it came the COVID-19 virus. Moments before he was led away for three weeks’ observation at the Psychiatric Hospital, Omar Oscar Lavine had one request of the District “A” Magistrates’ Co...

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Signs of severe dengue fever

Signs of severe dengue fever


A senior medical officer of health is urging Barbadians to know the symptoms of dengue fever as well as the warning signs for severe dengue, the potentially fatal state of the mosquito-borne illness. In an interview with the Barbados Government In...

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Use measures to control virus, says PAHO head

Use measures to control virus, says PAHO head

Washington – The director of the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) Dr Carissa F. Etienne has urged the region of the Americas, including the C...

Trinidad records first case of COVID-19 variant

Port of Spain – The Ministry of Health today advised that Trinidad and To...

Antigua PM writes letter to president Biden

ST JOHN’S – Antigua and Barbuda’s Prime Minister Gaston Browne wrote...

Guyana’s AG: Maduro’s comments an abrogation

Georgetown – Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Anil Nandlall...

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No Plan B for Olympics

No Plan B for Olympics

TOKYO – There is “no Plan B” for the Tokyo Games, says International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, who reaffirmed his commitment to h...

Trotman, Drakes, still on board

Coaches Emmerson Trotman and Vasbert Drakes have not been dumped by the Bar...

Knight Riders franchise expanding to United States

MUMBAI – Indian Premier League (IPL) team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), co...

‘Greatest win ever’ for India at The Gabba

Canberra - India's series-clinching victory over Australia at the Gabba is ...

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Virtual Dems celebration

Virtual Dems celebration

The Democratic Labour Party (DLP) celebrations to commemorate the birth of party founder and father of the country’s Independence, Errol Barrow, wil...

PdP also losing members

It appears it is not only the Democratic Labour Party (DLP) that is bleedin...

Alleyne leaves DLP

Simon Alleyne has resigned from the Democratic Labour Party after ten years...

De Peiza ‘not satisfied that enough was done’

It is Government’s responsibility to keep Barbadians safe during the COVI...

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COVID case at Courts Distribution Centre

COVID case at Courts Distribution Centre

Management at Courts and Servitech say the work stoppage earlier today was not a form of industrial action, but rather a COVID-19 positive case. Tr...

Servitech, Courts Distribution staff off the job

Workers from Servitech and Courts Distribution Centre are off the job. D...

Kooyman closed after third COVID case

Two employees of Kooyman Barbados tested positive for the coronavirus COVID...

Leon to take over as CDB president

Dr Hyginus ‘Gene’ Leon was elected by the Board of Governors of the Ca...

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Johnson: New COVID-19 variant carries higher risk of death

Johnson: New COVID-19 variant carries higher risk of death

London – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday the new English variant of coronavirus (COVID-19) may be associated with a higher level...

US House to deliver Trump impeachment charge on Monday

Washington – The Democratic-controlled United States House of Representat...

What did Kamala Harris do first?

Washington – As she walked along Pennsylvania Avenue with her family in t...

Young poet impresses at Biden’s inauguration

Washington – Amanda Gorman has become the youngest poet ever to perform a...

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Landship remembers ‘Captain Watson’

Landship remembers ‘Captain Watson’

Members of the Barbados Landship began the first of a series of celebrations to honour the life of Lord High Admiral Vernon Watson. Yesterday, a sm...

Landship loses stalwart Watson

Lord High Admiral Vernon Watson, OBE, familiarly known to us as Captain Wat...

Model Stella Tennant dies at 50

London – British model Stella Tennant took her own life after being "unwe...

Author Eric Jerome Dickey passes away

Essence Magazine on Tuesday announced the passing of author Eric Jerome Dic...