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Morris has crossed the line, says BSTU

The Barbados Secondary Teachers’ Union (BSTU) has expressed its “absolute displeasure” with what it calls the recent unfair attack Robert Bobby Morris on…

Two new calypso queens crowned

Two new calypso queens crowned

Barbados has two junior calypso queens. Following two keenly contested finals at the Kensington Oval tonight,  Mhizz Kibabba, singing Bring Back The Love, emerged…

Massy Distribution gives employees permission to march

Massy Distribution gives employees permission to march

Massy Distribution, one of the island’s leading distribution agencies, has announced its support for Monday’s march being organized by trade unions and the…

4H Club members clean up Silver Sands Beach

4H Club members clean up Silver Sands Beach

Members of the southern division of the 4H Club spent part of their Saturday morning cleaning up the Silver Sands Beach. The small…

St Michael man wanted by the police

St Michael man wanted by the police

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 25-year-old Dario Devon Drayton who is wanted in connection with serious criminal matters. Drayton, who…

UPDATE: Teens charged with murder

UPDATE: Teens charged with murder

Murder accused 17-year-old Kadeem Torian Wilkinson and 17-year-old Torell Sergio Holligan appeared before Magistrate Bannister in the District ‘A’ Court today. Wilkinson, of…

Woolworth announces support for Monday’s march

Woolworth announces support for Monday’s march

Yet another business in the private sector has announced its support for Monday’s national march called by trade unions and the Barbados Private…

Barbadian launches Caribbean equivalent of Facebook

Barbadian launches Caribbean equivalent of Facebook

Facebook, Twitter, and other social media websites have become a way of life for people all over the world over the last decade, but…

Thousands of gallons of water wasted

Thousands of gallons of water wasted

Member of Parliament for St Michael West Central James Paul is criticizing the Barbados Water Authority (BWA) over its slow response to a…



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Not so long ago, Barbados was the envy of the Caribbean and the rest of the developing world for its Social Partnership which sprung out of the economic…

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Displays of Bajan patriotism

Displays of Bajan patriotism

Are Barbadians in the diaspora patriotic? In the Barbadian community in New York, one of the largest in the diaspora, there is a minority who…

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Memories of England 1966

Memories of England 1966

With as many as nine Barbadians in the West Indies 15-man Test squad for the series in England starting next month, memories of the same number of locals…

Farley takes chess league

Farley takes chess league

International master Terry Farley has hit the front of the second qualifier for the 2017 Digicel Barbados National Chess Championships after he defeated previous leader Kemp Lynch in…

Oberoi tipped for Derby glory

Oberoi tipped for Derby glory

The Robert Peirce trained Oberoi, winner of the Pinnacle Feeds Midsummer Classic on June 24, the second leg of the Barbados Triple Crown, goes into the Massy United…

Jacobs: Give these youngsters more time

Jacobs: Give these youngsters more time

Former West Indies wicketkeeper and vice-captain Ridley Jacobs is urging Caribbean fans to be patient with the West Indies team. “As it stands now we are not winning games like…

Reggae Boyz beat Canada 2-1

Reggae Boyz beat Canada 2-1

GLENDALE, Arizona – Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz stormed into the semi-finals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup for a second consecutive campaign when they beat Canada 2-1 in their quarter-final…

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BWU is Mia’s union now, Morris complains

BWU is Mia’s union now, Morris complains

Former Deputy General Secretary of the Barbados Workers’ Union (BWU) Robert Bobby Morris today delivered a stinging tongue lashing against his old union, claiming it…

Northern shift

Boyce defends Govt’s reliance on NIS funds

Sir Roy wants BRA to clarify ‘two child’ policy

PM budges

Sutherland calls for a fuel price rethink

Payback time

Still not budging

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The importance of accreditation

The most recent stop on my annual series of educational and refresher tours was the American…

53 trained for hospitality industry

US radio stations give Barbados major exposure

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Two new calypso queens crowned

Two new calypso queens crowned

Barbados has two junior calypso queens. Following two keenly contested finals at the Kensington Oval tonight,…

Ten to challenge Queen Aziza for calypso crown

And the finalists are. . .

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Jamaican among 123 arrested in ICE operation

Jamaican among 123 arrested in ICE operation

Federal officers with United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Enforcement Removal Operations (ERO) have…

Team T&T 16th at Global Robotics Challenge

ANTIGUA – High speed police chases end in crashes, escapes