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Wanted: Ladies of song

09 July 2010

THE SEARCH is on for two undiscovered female singers for a compilation album. New production outfit Beat Inc. is looking for two singers who are 12 years and over from any genre to be on their debut project, which is due to be completed by year-end These woman will... Read More


Winner's row

09 July 2010

Winners of an essay competition at the Eden Lodge Primary School were recently presented with their prizes during morning assembly. Read More


Tivoli folk want probe into unrest

09 July 2010

KINGSTON – Tivoli Gardens residents, led by attorney Hannah Harris-Barrington, are seeking an international enquiry into May’s security incursion into the West Kingston community. The operation to apprehend former don and accused drug lord Christopher "Dudus" Coke... Read More


VAT discount may come

09 July 2010

BANDLEADERS AND TENT MANAGERS can get some much needed relief from Value Added Tax (VAT), but it will not be in time for Crop-Over 2010. Read More


A taste of everything

09 July 2010

Food, drinks, and even massages were on hand for patrons of the third Food and Beverage Expo at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre yesterday. Read More


Residents 'locked off'

09 July 2010

More than 25 households at Odessa McClean Road, My Lord’s Hill, St Michael have been without water for two days after the lone stand-pipe in the area was disconnected. Read More

NEW YORK NEW YORK: New deal for deportees

09 July 2010

THE DETAILS were sparse, but to law enforcement authorities in Barbados the words would have been like music to the ears. Read More

PEP COLUMN: A new management model

09 July 2010

THE QUEEN Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) is currently in the news for all the wrong reasons, and all of the controversy seems to centre on its board. Read More

THE LOWDOWN: The big picture

09 July 2010

Astute readers will have noticed of late that this writer seems loath to stick to his topics, instead jumping here and there into unrelated trivia. Read More

OUTSIDE THE PULPIT: Impressive youngster

09 July 2010

If someone had said to you that a young student would be delivering the feature address at a graduation function, what would be your reaction? Read More

OUR CARIBBEAN: PM Thompson, prayers and the message

09 July 2010

IRRESPECTIVE OF political affiliations, the people of this nation remain traumatised by the sad news, first publicly learnt on May 17, that Prime Minister David Thompson had fallen victim to a life-threatening ailment. Read More


Caricom leaders plan to review structure

09 July 2010

MONTEGO BAY – Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders ended their annual summit on Wednesday, saying they intend to revisit the governance structure within the 37-year-old grouping over the next two months. Read More

More friendly schools coming

09 July 2010

The Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development is set to roll out an additional 11 schools in the Schools Positive Behaviour Management Project (SPBMP), formerly called the Child Friendly Schools (CFS) programme. Read More


CASE NOT CLOSED: Cruel way to go

09 July 2010

Keith Prince was somewhat of a character who roamed The City almost daily. Read More

EDITORIAL: Lab loss a worry

09 July 2010

THE DISCLOSURE earlier this week of the loss of thousands of dollars worth of reagents from the Forensic Sciences Centre, during industrial cleaning of the centre, has to be a matter of grave concern. Read More


Dutch game plan

09 July 2010

JOHANNESBURG – Netherlands coach Bert Van Marwijk thinks the only category where his team suffers in comparison to World Cup finals opponents Spain is beauty of play. When it comes to the rest, the two can go head-to-head. Read More


MISSING PERSONS: Final sea trip

09 July 2010

LITTLE DID EQUILLA Reynolds know that when her boyfriend Laron Randolph left Barbados a year ago, aboard a boat named after their eight-month-old daughter Zoela, it would be the last time she would see him. Read More


'Put God in all things'

09 July 2010

Anything that is done without God will come to nothing, said Dr Wayne Poplin at the recent dedication of the Emmanuel Baptist Church’s multi-purpose centre. Read More

GUEST COLUMN: Our Caribbean family

09 July 2010

ON SUNDAY, June 27, I had the great honour of being invited to an event on the spacious and lovely grounds of Mount Gay Distillery on Spring Garden. Read More


Class of its own

09 July 2010

At a time when well worn values and morality appear to be falling into a morass of degenerating standards, the Muslim community in Barbados has sought to insulate its children in an educational institution that is bearing fruit. Read More

WHAT MATTERS MOST: Perspective #2

09 July 2010

A FEW weeks ago, I wrote an article that sought to elevate the soul to a place where the Almighty tunes into the individual and he alone knows the frequency. Read More


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