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Centenarian celebrates with worship

17 May 2010

Murray also spoke of her grandmother’s love for basketball and how she often visited the YMCA to watch games, to the extent that she was even got  the Most Ardent Fan Award  in the 1980s. Read More

Insurer: It's a strategic move

17 May 2010

British American Insurance Co. (Barbados) Ltd is urging its policyholders not to panic as it seeks a buyer for its operations. Read More

Swift by name and nature

17 May 2010

Sprint hurdler Greggmar Swift stunned the field to win the men’s 100 metres last Saturday night at the National Stadium during the staging of the 10th Austin Sealy Invitational Trac Classic. Read More

Simmons ends Pine slump

17 May 2010

SO MUCH FOR Ramon Simmons’ slump and any hopes Pinelands might fall into one. Read More

Collingwood praises his men

17 May 2010

A SPRINT among England teammates from the dug out to the middle to embrace captain Paul Collingwood told  the story. Read More

Forde misses out on medal

17 May 2010

Barbados’ top international cyclist, Barry Forde, did not medal in Friday’s sprint event at the 2010 Pan American Cycling Championships Read More

Gay breaks straight 200m record

17 May 2010

American sprinter Tyson Gay broke a 44-year-old world mark for the 200 meters on a straight track yesterday. Read More

Full disclosure needed

17 May 2010

As Prime Minister Bruce Golding ponders his next move  in the wake of the deepening Manatt, Phelps and Phillips scandal, two powerful private sector groups are now calling for him  to make full disclosure Read More

'Give us the truth'

17 May 2010

OUTSPOKEN Adventist pastor Lorenzo King Saturday demanded that Prime Minister Bruce Golding tell the nation the "full, . . . truth" Read More


Demand high for campaign T-shirts

17 May 2010

The fashion statement for the month of May is T-shirts  in shades of "balisier red", "rising sun yellow" or just plain white. Read More

New blow to BSE

16 May 2010

With local share prices on the slide and the number of traded shares falling by almost 12 per cent last year, the Barbados Stock Exchange (BSE) is about to be dealt a double blow – one of which is likely to come at month-end. Read More



16 May 2010

HEADS of churches across Barbados last night endorsed a call to make next Sunday (Whit Sunday), a day of prayer for Prime Minister David Thompson. Read More

Numbers bring political power

16 May 2010

The late Forbes Burnham once defined politics as the science of deals. As time passes, I am drawn to the view that he was right, and the Lib Dem/Conservative coalition which emerged from the horse trading in Britain, after the recent election, supports Burnham’s thesis.... Read More

Lessons in trust

16 May 2010

Two political events of the past few weeks have again given rise to the question of people’s trust in politicians: that Tory-Lib Dem coalition, which one British commentator was moved to describe as "the quickest marriage in political history"; and locally, Hamilton... Read More

Lashley: Some parents need help

16 May 2010

A GOVERNMENT Minister thinks there is a crisis in relation to the level of parenting in Barbados. Read More


Fun drive

16 May 2010

YESTERDAY 36 lucky children – winners of a Child Month promotion – were pampered and spoilt as they explored the island on an island safari adventure. Read More

Belize's faith in CCJ is valued

16 May 2010

All right-thinking Caribbean people will be especially pleased to have read the announcement earlier this week that Belize will become a member of the Caribbean Court of Justice Read More

The Al Gilkes column – Wishing the PM well

16 May 2010

I TRY to keep as far as possible from politics and politicians whenever I sit down to write this column, but today I am making an exception following the unexpected news this weekend that Prime Minister David Thompson is not well. Read More

THE MOORE THINGS CHANGE: Goodbye, Test cricket

16 May 2010

That event is permanently etched in the inner recesses of my memory since February 6, 1954.  I was 13. Clyde Walcott came in after Frank Worrell and dug in Read More

Seen Up North – Tony and J light up night

16 May 2010

IT WAS A NIGHT of nostalgia when Wendy Alleyne headlined at a recent concert. Read More

Connell – a man for the people

16 May 2010

 As lawyer and politician, John Connell made waves. But the now retired legal luminary regards none of these as the hallmark of his life. Read More


Is enough done to mark Emancipation Day in Barbados?