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  1. Californian Lecturer hopes to accelerate use of Technology in Barbadian primary and secondary schools

    Ferdinand Hinds, is a Bajan-born and California-based leading expert in technology in schools and returned to his homeland so as to bring new ideas and initiatives to the local education sector, as technology is one area where Bajans can compete with the rest of the world on a level playing field if approached correctly {CLICK […]

    May 24, 2011Featured, Technology1 comment
  2. Special Athletes Challenge Windies Cricket Players to Game of Bocce

    A few members of the West Indies team were recently schooled in the intricacies of the game of bocce by a group of Special Olympics athletes who are preparing to compete for St. Kitts and Nevis in the sport at the Special Olympics World Games 2011 in Athens, Greece. The nine athletes between the ages […]

    May 24, 2011Featured, OlympicsNo comments
  3. I’Akobi Youth Resource Centre – KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: Saturdays at 10:AM monthly

    Justice Mediation Project: Greetings in the Holy name of His Imperial Majesty, Haile Selassie The First. Starting May 28, the I’Akobi Youth Resource Centre, Tweedside Road, presents the Justice Mediation Project, in which a series of lawyers will speak on issues relevant to all, especially youths and Rastafarians. The first session will be led by […]

    May 23, 2011Photo GalleryNo comments
  4. Art Auction at Grand Salle – ‘Dear Baby’ painting one of many available as Investment

    Do your part to help the “Give Back QC Pavilion Fund-Raising Event” and invest with Art to assist in raising $1.2 million to build a Pavilion for Queen’s College, click HERE to purchase!

    May 23, 2011Photo GalleryNo comments
  5. Art Auction at Grand Salle – Give Back QC Pavilion Fund-Raising Event

    Pieces for sale from a variety of local artists, in many different media. Interested? Auction was one day, but sale is on to raise $1.2 Million to get Pavilion for Queen’s College – click HERE!

    May 23, 2011Photo GalleryNo comments
  6. REDjet – Barbados to Guyana, 10/05/2011: Facebook page has fans double the competitors!

    REDjet’s page is almost at 20,000 fans do your part to make sure it reaches – we need to send a signal to Caribbean protectionist Governments who object to Progress!

    May 23, 2011Photo Gallery2 comments
  7. New million dollar asphalt plant for Nevis; NIA road development programme to continue unhindered

    The Public Works Department on Nevis will finally be in a position to tackle unhindered, the extensive road development programme that the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) had instructed them to implement. Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Communications Works, Public Utilities and Posts Mr. Ernie Stapleton made that disclosure in an interview with the Department […]

    May 23, 2011Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  8. Nobel prize laureate Derek Walcott to address Book Fair in St. Martin

    Nobel Prize laureate Derek Walcott is the confirmed keynote speaker for the 9th annual St. Martin Book Fair, June 2 – 4, 2011, said book fair coordinator Shujah Reiph. “Freedom of Expression” is the theme of the three-day fair that opens with Walcott’s address at the Chamber of Commerce Building in Spring Concordia, Marigot, June […]

    May 23, 2011Featured, TravelNo comments

    FCT EVENTS AND VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Saturday May 28 and Sunday May 29 – FWD Fest – Bellairs Research Institute, Holetown, St James. Check the link here: VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: To assist in manning the FCT booth; one or two people experienced with dealing with children – possibly teachers – to assist in the children’s activity desk […]

    May 23, 2011Featured, Nature, NatureNo comments
  10. Kentucky Fried Chicken Launches New “Sogood” Slogan: Possibly to run Toe-To-Toe against “I’m Lovin’ It” on global scale

    On Friday, June 3, 2011, Barbadians will be feeling “Sogood” as KFC, the number one destination for great-tasting food, embraces the new international slogan for the iconic global brand. “Sogood” is the first global tagline in the 70-year history of the KFC brand, and following its launch in the U.S.A, Canada and France in mid […]

    May 23, 2011BusinessNo comments
  11. Prescription for Barbados Labour Party? Proactive, not pimples either! Assessment at Lawrence T. Gay Primary by Anthony Wood & Mia Mottley

    Watch out for a longer & more detailed analysis of the Discussion held on Spooner’s Hill…

    May 23, 2011Featured, Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  12. Miss “Lovejoy”? Watch this Ian McShane Interview on ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides’

    British Actor with fascinating voice used in “Kung Fu Panda” as the Villain, here’s Ian McShane who discusses working on ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides‘ which is based on Tim Power’s eerie novel

    May 23, 2011Arts, Books, Events, Video GalleryNo comments
  13. The Barbados International Business Association presents its May Luncheon Seminar on the topic: “Judicial Management: The Buck Stops Where?”

    Deloitte Consulting Ltd. was recently appointed as Judicial Manager for CLICO International Life Insurance Ltd and we are pleased to have at this fifth BIBA luncheon for the year, Mr. Oliver Jordan, to present some practical perspectives on the judicial management process and its wider implications. This luncheon takes place on May 30, 2011, at […]

    May 23, 2011Photo Gallery1 comment
  14. Does Rihanna have a Death Wish? Bajan entertainer twits to Chris Brown – While ex-Abuser also follows twits!

    In Iran there is a case where an acid disfigured lady sought to repay the deed with 20 drops of acid in each eye of a man who stalked her – even if the sentence is deferred, it’s hardly likely they will seek to want to know what each other’s Tweets are, so to speak… […]

    May 22, 2011Rihanna3 comments
  15. Cartan Tours makes bid for Bajan fans – Official Games Travel Co. & Authorized Ticket Reseller for London 2012

    The Barbados Olympic Association renew ties with a 110 year old Travel Agency from North America. Cartan Tours started in 1899 but commenced relations with Barbados in 2007. The group represents 40 National Organising Committees, their clientele are neither Upscale nor Individual but a strong mixture. It’s possible to go online and reserve Packages which […]

    May 22, 2011Featured, OlympicsNo comments
  16. St. Martin Talk by Robert Romney opens St. Martin Book Fair 2011

    St. Martin Talk by Robert Romney has just been published here, in time for the 9th annual St. Martin Book Fair, June 2-4, said Jacqueline Sample, president of House of Nehesi Publishers (HNP). St. Martin Talk is a handbook of “words, phrases, sayings and general communication terms that are normal or traditional to the St. […]

    May 22, 2011Arts, Books, Events, ReviewNo comments
  17. Excitement builds in Trinidad & Tobago as IRAWMA “Text to Vote” campaign kicks off

    As the online voting period for nominees in the 30th anniversary of the International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) has come to an end, telecommunications network Bmobile has continued the voting frenzy by introducing a ‘Text to Vote’ promotion for 7 special IRAWMA categories. The 2 week promotion goes from Wednesday 11th May 2011 […]

    May 22, 2011Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  18. Jamaicans caught in a daze by the May Daze World Tour

    With two weeks passed and two destinations covered (Netherlands – Amsterdam and Brazil – Rio De Janerio), Appleton May daze – The World Tour is now in full swing, mid way through the event series. If the vibe and energy of the last weeks are any indication of the prospects of what’s to come, then […]

    May 21, 2011TravelNo comments
  19. Delta Petroleum launches their “Blah, Blah, Blah” Newsletter for BVI database with thousands

    Despite the threat of inclement weather over in the British Virgin Islands, the scheduled launch of Delta Petroleum’s “Blah, Blah, Blah” Newsletter went ahead as originally planned for 11:00 am on Friday 20th May 2011. Under eventually sunny skies with many well-wishers, the publication was revealed at the Pasea Service Station. The keynote speakers included […]

    May 21, 2011BusinessNo comments
  20. E-Marketing Seminar Aims To Helps Businesses Boost Competitiveness

    Global Directories/Barbados Yellow Pages is endeavouring to help local businesses boost their competitiveness through teaching them the value of online marketing. On Tuesday, May 24, 2011, Global Directories/Barbados Yellow Pages will be hosting a free online marketing seminar at the Hilton entitled “Top Secrets to eMarketing Success”, where leading international experts in the areas of […]

    May 21, 2011Featured, Technology4 comments
  21. The Barbados Labour Party’s Mia Mottley, Anthony Wood and Clyde Mascoll to speak this Sunday at Spooner’s Hill

    Former Leader of B’dos Opposition – The Hon. Mia Amor Mottley, Q.C., M.P., (Parliamentary Representative for that Constituency) will address the St. Michael North East Branch of the Barbados Labour Party this Sunday, May 22nd 2011 at the Lawrence T. Gay Primary School, Spooner’s Hill, St. Michael Ms Mottley will share the platform with: Economists Clyde Mascoll […]

    May 21, 2011Photo GalleryNo comments
  22. Butterfield Committed To Serving The 50+ Market

    With a large portion of Barbados’ population made up of persons in the 50+ age range, Butterfield has taken the lead in providing products and services tailored specifically for this market. At the 4th annual Butterfield 50+ Expo held at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre on May 7, 2011, Butterfield representatives came out in their […]

    May 21, 2011BusinessNo comments
  23. Blondie Or Prince? Yogi Berra! (Rapture Vs. 1999 – It Ain’t Over ‘Til it’s over!)

    Jippy “Immigration Knocking” Doyle said Kick’Em Jenny will take out Bim in 1995… Since 1982 Prince had a song of glorious Apocalypta with “1999“… The Ethiopian Orthodox Church says calculations are ten yrs off – 1999 is really 1989 therefore world should have ended last year, Incas say 2012 is the Kaput finale while Babylonians […]

    May 21, 2011Culture, Oddity, Review, Video GalleryNo comments
  24. Digicel premieres West Indies Cricket Documentary In St Kitts – Sarwan finds Inspiration in “Fire in Babylon”

    About 150 invited guests, including members of St. Kitts & Nevis Government, the local Cricket Association and the West Indies and Pakistan cricket teams, were given exclusive access to a viewing of the thrilling, action-packed Fire In Babylon cricket documentary which just premiered in Europe on 9 May but has been making its way around […]

    May 20, 2011Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  25. Forewarned Films – Broken Toy: episode 2 (Science Fiction, Violence, Military)

    Drugged, hunted, and slightly silly in a murderous way, Quinn is on the move.

    May 20, 2011Entertainment, Oddity, Video Gallery1 comment