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34 for Soca Monarch semis

23 June 2019

The 34 semi-finalists for this year’s MQI 98.1 The One Soca Monarch competition were announced earlier today at the National Cultural Foundation headquarters. Read More


BOA Olympic Day celebrations cancelled

23 June 2019

The Barbados Olympic Association (BOA) has advised members of the public that its annual Olympic Day celebrations scheduled for today at the American University of Barbados grounds have been cancelled. Read More


Mother, son perish in fire

23 June 2019

Eighty-two-year-old Barbara Forde and her son, Carlton Forde, perished in a blaze at their home last night. Read More


VIDEO: De Big Show

23 June 2019

Crop Over Central presents highlights from De Big Show tent held last week Saturday at Sea Rocks Dome, Christ Church. Read More


Guyana dedicates oil production ship

23 June 2019

SINGAPORE – Guyana Saturday dedicated its first oil production vessel as the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country moved closer to becoming an oil producing nation. Read More


Kim Jong Un’s letter from Trump

23 June 2019

PYONGYANG – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un received a personal letter from United States President Donald Trump and will put serious thought into its content, North Korea’s state-run news agency KCNA said. Read More


AG’s Say On Crime

23 June 2019

Government’s crime initiatives are beginning to work, says Attorney General Dale Marshall. Read More


Attorney: I have recording of cops’ conspiracy

23 June 2019

An attorney-at-law charged seven years ago with trespassing, assault and obstruction has a recording of two police officers she says conspired against her. Read More


‘Others Bribed’

23 June 2019

Insurance Corporation of Barbados, which allegedly bribed former Cabinet minister Donville Inniss to secure contracts, possibly made illegal payments to other “Government officials”, say prosecutors in the United States. Read More


Neckles back for CCCAN

22 June 2019

Barbados’ most decorated men’s swimmer Nicholas Neckles will be a headline act for the Central American and Caribbean Aquatic Championships (CCCAN), which open tomorrow at the Aquatic Centre. Read More


Dragsters, drifters going Full Throttle today

22 June 2019

Records could go by the board today at Bushy Park. It will be Full Throttle 3, a day/night event organised by the Barbados Association of Dragsters and Drifters (BADD) and has attracted 28 dragsters and one drifter, Jerun White. Read More


UPDATE: Fatal Fire in Bush Hall

22 June 2019

Two people have perished in a fire at 1st Ave Alleyne’s Land, Bush Hall, St Michael. Nation News understands an elderly woman who had dementia, and her son, said to be in his 50s, died in the fire earlier tonight. Read More


Fire in Bush Hall

22 June 2019

There is a fire in the Bush Hall, St Michael. More details as they come. Read More


Brathwaite falls short in run chase

22 June 2019

MANCHESTER, England - New Zealand moved to the brink of the World Cup semi-finals with a thrilling five-run victory over West Indies on Saturday after Carlos Brathwaite’s magnificent century almost produced a highly unlikely comeback win for the Caribbean side. Read More


New health facility for Leonora

22 June 2019

GEORGETOWN – The Regional Administration of Essequibo Islands-West Demerara commissioned a new Health Centre building which was constructed earlier in the year at a cost of $10 Million. Read More


Dozens injured in collapsed building

22 June 2019

PHNOM PENH – Seven people were killed when a building under construction in Cambodia collapsed early on Saturday, an official said, as rescuers struggled to reach dozens of missing workers feared trapped under a mountain of twisted steel and rubble. Read More


Pipe, Stuart win 5 000 metres

22 June 2019

BRIDGETOWN - Elite Distance Programme's (EDP) athletes Micah Stuart and Carlie Pipe won the first two finals of the National Athletics Championships at the National Stadium here Friday night. Read More


VIDEO: King Bubba In Studio

22 June 2019

Next on Crop Over Central is King Bubba! He tells us what his famous catch phrase actually means, and he shows his drawing skills while playing Pictionary. Read More


Tight measures in place at terminal

22 June 2019

Chairman of the Transport Authority, Ian Estwick, said come September 1, commuters will board those vehicles from inside the Speightstown Terminal. Read More


Early gift for ‘Santa’

22 June 2019

Christmas has come early for former University of the West Indies (UWI) Blackbirds’ footballer Corey “Santa” Barrow. Read More


Windies Women beaten again

22 June 2019

NORTHAMPTON, England – West Indies Women paid dearly for a dismal fielding effort as England Women piled up their highest-ever Twenty20 score against their Caribbean counterparts to thrash them by 42 runs here Friday. Read More


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