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  1. Westmoreland Church of the Nazarene observes parishioners who offer unstinting Service – St James North MP & Public Sector Official honoured

    The congregation at the Westmoreland Church of the Nazarene joined with others Barbadians in celebrating the island’s 44th anniversary of independence with an awards ceremony in recognition of outstanding residents of the area who contributed to the enhancement of the quality of life in that rural district. Among the awardees were: Parliamentary representative for St […]

    November 30, 2010Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  2. Happy Independence To All Barbadians At Home & Abroad – HENDERSON BOVELL: SOCIAL COMMENTATOR

    I speak for no one or no Group — that is how I started. Those who know me well can tell you that I have always had a view of everything and that over the years, I have communicated such whether in letters to the editor or on the call-in-programme. Not everyone can write well […]

    November 30, 2010EditorialNo comments
  3. The Beat Goes On – Barbadian Internet Competition yields real time quality at Plantation Garden Theatre

    The power of cyberspace, where a popular Bajan performer wishing to see new generations of Barbadian talent harnessed and not wasted steps up and hosts a contest also worthy of a $400-thousand trust from Government! Beat One is a recording studio formed by Marisa Lindsay and Tamara Marshall, the pair have been on a quest […]

    November 30, 2010Featured, NewsNo comments
  4. Rihanna 2005: Keeping the Record Straight – When Barbados was in shock over a pair of Jeans

    Man’s greatest aspiration, according to George Bernard Shaw, is his heart’s desire… Shaw also pointed out Man’s greatest folly is in achieving their heart’s desire! A more blunt way of getting it across? Be careful what you want, you may get it! Here’s Barbados’ 44th Independence and I was wondering what to do… Many fans of Barbados’ […]

    November 30, 2010Fashion, RihannaNo comments
  5. Independence Message – League of Young Socialists: President, Kevon Henry

    As all Barbadians celebrate the 44th Anniversary of Independence, most will look with pride to the accomplishments that this fair land has sprung over the period. For sure, as an independent country, more specifically, an island state; our accomplishments have been numerous and we should take great pride in them. These successes have seen us […]

    November 30, 2010ReviewNo comments

    The Government Information Service of Barbados has made it abundantly clear for all that personal religious choice has nothing to do with performing duties at Immigration;- The Immigration Department has issued a reminder to the public of a number of security measures. They are aimed at enhancing the safety of its staff and customers who […]

    November 29, 2010Fashion, Featured, TravelNo comments
  7. New Executive Director for Caribbean Export: Lady fills the post and looks forward to new challenges

    Pamela Coke Hamilton has been appointed Executive Director of the Caribbean Export Development Agency with effect from November 1, 2010. Ms Coke Hamilton has an intimate knowledge of Caribbean external and internal trade policy and more than 20 years’ experience in trade policy formulation, capacity building, negotiations and implementation, working at national, regional and multilateral […]

    November 29, 2010BusinessNo comments

    Digicel just announced the launch of the “Digicel Player of the Tournament Award” in the Digicel Caribbean Cup 2010. The award will be decided based on the votes from various groups – including fans – who can go to to vote from tomorrow (Tuesday 30th November) until 5pm on Monday, December 13th 2010. In […]

    November 29, 2010Featured, FootballNo comments
  9. Nevis set to collect millions in annual corporate taxes; thanks to new Federal legislation

    Attorney General and Minister of Justice and Legal Affairs in the Federal Government Hon. Patrice Nisbett, described the passage of landmark legislation which would allow the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) to collect corporate taxes between $4-10million annually from businesses operating on Nevis as a red letter day for the people of St. Kitts and Nevis […]

    November 29, 2010BusinessNo comments
  10. More UWI’s Cave Hill Imaginews – Another December Event with Errol Barrow Centre’s Art Gallery Errol Barrow Centre for Creative Imagination University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus St. Michael Barbados BB11000

    November 29, 2010Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  11. UWI’s Cave Hill Imaginews – December Event with Errol Barrow Centre’s Art Gallery

    Tel. (246) 417- 4776 Fax (246) 417-8903 Errol Barrow Centre for Creative Imagination University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus St. Michael Barbados BB11000

    November 29, 2010Events, Photo Gallery, SculptureNo comments
  12. Latest edition of Barbadian-Canadian Fantasy/Detective Web Series – Dominion: Extended Trailer

    Dominion Extended Trailer from Dominion Series on Vimeo. Extended Trailer 2 minutes Featuring music by Smashing Pumpkins “The End is the Beginning of the End” All Rights Reserved Edited by Rodney Smith

    November 29, 2010Entertainment, Featured, OddityNo comments
  13. Pre-Independence Lime & Dance on November 29th – AJ’s Pool & Bar

    Please take note that the ‘Green Life Foundation‘ will be hosting a Pre-Independence Lime & Dance on November 29th from 9:00 p.m., ‘until?’ Even if you cannot dance but are looking for a good liming spot, then the place to be is at AJ’s Pool & Bar, Merricks, St. Philip. So come & dance; Destress; […]

    November 29, 2010Events, Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  14. Top Five Regrets of most people, By Bronnie Ware: Wishes of the Dying

    If I could make days last forever If words could make wishes come true I’d save every day like a treasure and then Again, I would spend them with you But there never seems to be enough time To do the things you want to do once you find them I’ve looked around enough to […]

    November 28, 2010Featured, HealthNo comments

    I must admit, I have only spent just under one Calendar month here in Sint Maarten, but right away – from my arrival at the Princess Juliana Airport Immigration desk I detected a freshness that any proponent of TRUE Caribbean Integration would readily appreciate. What follows is but by humble – and abbreviated – observations. […]

    November 27, 2010Featured, TravelNo comments
  16. Digicel Caribbean Cup Finals – Trinidad & Tobago, 0 vs. Cuba, 2

    Cuba opened the Digicel Caribbean Cup Finals here in Martinique in fine style by beating Trinidad and Tobago 2-0. After comprehensively wining Group F, 2006 Digicel champions Trinidad and Tobago started brightly and after a well rehearsed short corner routine Keon Daniel worked his way to the edge of the Cuban box and smashed his […]

    November 27, 2010Featured, FootballNo comments
  17. The Intrinsic Tales of Growing Up Caribbean: At a Cinema near you by 2012

    Growing Up Caribbean is a series of fourteen (14) compelling dramas, written by the crème de la crème of Caribbean writer/directors. These intriguing dramas are based on childhood experiences growing up in the region. The dramas will be filmed in 2011 /2012 in Barbados, Antigua, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, St Lucia and Trinidad […]

    November 27, 2010Culture, ReviewNo comments
  18. Barbadian Helicopter Company Partners With Canadian Operator to Support International Science Mission

    Horizon Helicopters of Barbados has entered into a joint venture with National Helicopters Inc. of Ontario Canada to provide helicopter services in support of an international science campaign based in Barbados. The Leibniz institute for Tropospheric Research in collaboration with the Caribbean Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology, will be conducting airborne research into the process […]

    November 27, 2010Featured, TechnologyNo comments

    Republic Bank has announced that it will not be pursuing its proposed offer to purchase the remaining shares in its subsidiary, the Barbados National Bank. In making the announcement, Managing Director, David Dulal-Whiteway advised that although the Group was satisfied with its existing shareholding in BNB, it had been willing to acquire the additional shares […]

    November 27, 2010BusinessNo comments
  20. Barbadian man wheelies bike and slides under truck {Updated w/Facebook comments}: broke both legs and back then died

    Believe it or not, on the same day; two accidents, similar incidents but different outcomes – one is River Rd (survival) and other by Passage Rd. (Unlucky result and subsequent picture) This photo is exhibited as a reminder to motorcyclists not to do these stunts, too many Bajans have had some close shaves with these […]

    November 26, 2010Featured, Nature4 comments

    Issued at 4:00 P.M Friday 26th November 2010 THE HIGH-SURF ADVISORY and SMALL-CRAFT WARNING for Barbados Has Been Extended until Monday, November 29th,2010 A series of fast-moving Low-pressure systems continue to generate long-period swells over the central north Atlantic. Strong northerly and north-easterly surface winds of 20 to 25 knots continue to push these swells […]

    November 26, 2010Featured, NatureNo comments

    With 16 thrilling encounters to go, the final eight teams that make up the Digicel Caribbean Cup Groups H and I all have high hopes of making it into the top four. Current Digicel Cup Champions, Jamaica, arrived in Martinique last night ahead of the first of their Group I matches which kicks off tomorrow […]

    November 26, 2010Featured, FootballNo comments
  23. “Is Retirement Past Its Prime?” Royal Fidelity hosts Michael Falk, CFA

    When I get older losing my hair, Many years from now. Will you still be sending me a valentine Birthday greetings bottle of wine. If I’d been out till quarter to three Would you lock the door, Will you still need me, will you still feed me, When I’m sixty-four. You’ll be older too, And […]

    November 26, 2010BusinessNo comments
  24. New Cowboys and Aliens trailer shows Daniel Craig at his most brutal

    1873. Arizona Territory. A stranger (Daniel “007” Craig) with no memory of his past stumbles into the hard desert town of Absolution. The only hint to his history is a mysterious shackle that encircles one wrist. What he discovers is that the people of Absolution don’t welcome strangers, and nobody makes a move on its […]

    November 26, 2010Arts, Entertainment, Review, Video Gallery1 comment
  25. 43 Years young, 1967 to 2008, Lodge’s finest – Terry Mayers: Sports Journalist, Calypsonian, Weather Researcher, Husband & Father

    Today, ex-Broadcaster and Hubby/Dad Terry Mayers – RIP, would have been 43… Here are some other highlights I forgot – like me, Terry Mayers is very Bajan but not from here – he was born in Montreal (I is a Trini, but naturalised Bajan via Father); Terry meets Sally Spectra from Bold & Beautiful soap […]

    November 26, 2010Featured, Nature, Sports, Video GalleryNo comments