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  1. 2013 Sir Garry Sobers Golf Tournament: Fifth Consecutive Victory for James Johnson

    {Via Barbados Advocate 30/4/2013} James Johnson continues to show why he is the number one golfer on the island. Coming in under par each day of the 2013 Sir Garry Sobers Golf Championships, Johnson secured his fifth straight win in the competition with a masterful 70 (2 under-par) in the final day on Sunday at […]

    April 30, 2013SportsNo comments
  2. First road tennis competition at ANSA McAL (Barbados) Ltd. brings staff closer together

    ANSA McAL (Barbados) Ltd.’s first road tennis competition has been hailed as instrumental in bringing members of the group closer together and increasing networking opportunities. The competition, which was won by Nolan Stuart of Trimart Supermarkets in a match against Llewellyn Straker of Bryden Stokes Ltd., attracted 19 participants from five of the group’s subsidiaries […]

    April 28, 2013SportsNo comments

    COMPETITION EVENTS KIDZ KICKS KICK BOXING K-1 KICK BOXING KIDS BEACH WRESTLING SENIOR BEACH WRESTLING ENTRIES DEADLINES All entries must reach the organizing committee no later than May12, 2013. Entries can be sent by mail or email to: Caribbean Fight League C/o Rollins Alleyne; Sion Hill, St. James BB24052, Barbados Tel +246 258 3723 Email: […]

    April 28, 2013Martial Arts, Photo GalleryNo comments
  4. LIAT congratulates former CEO Mr. Brian Challenger on new appointment

    The Board of Directors, Management and Staff of LIAT (1974) Ltd would like to congratulate the airline’s former Chief Executive Officer (Ag.) Mr. Brian Challenger on his appointment as Antigua and Barbuda’s Non-Resident Ambassador to Latin America. LIAT is confident that Mr. Challenger will make significant contributions to his country’s foreign relations as Ambassador. His […]

    April 28, 2013Business, TravelNo comments

    Synopses of the first four episodes of the season: #1 “Valar Dohaeris” Jon is brought before Mance Rayder, the King Beyond the Wall, while the Night’s Watch survivors retreat south. In King’s Landing, Tyrion asks for his reward, Littlefinger offers Sansa a way out, and Cersei hosts a dinner for the royal family. Dany sails […]

    April 28, 2013Books, EventsNo comments
  6. “Will Trinidad and Tobago lead the Caribbean?” By Sir Ronald Sanders

    There is an unfortunate pride that is linked to owning national airlines in the Caribbean. It is a pride that goes before a fall. Successive Jamaican governments held on to Air Jamaica although the airline bled money and depended heavily on massive financial support from tax payers. The taxpayers’ money could have been used to […]

    April 28, 2013Editorial, TravelNo comments
  7. UNESCO Jazz Day concert: Divi Southwinds Resort – Int’l Jazz Day, April 30th April 28, 2013Events, Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. Balmy Beach Rugby Club Vs. Barbados Rugby Men’s XV: 3rd May 2013 April 28, 2013Photo Gallery, RugbyNo comments
  9. HBO’s True Blood Season 6: “Eric” Waiting Sucks (Dead Ever After, out May 7th but German leaks End?)

    The last book in the Sookie Stackhouse series by Charlaine Harris will be released on May 7th in the USA, but the final scene of the final book has already found its way to the Internet. A German reader who obtained a copy dropped this major spoiler bomb online, ruining the fun for millions of […]

    April 28, 2013Books, Video Gallery1 comment
  10. Joey Stevens of One Caribbean TV visits Barbados & explains how their channel is part of the Flow family

    Visit their booth at Sky Mall in Haggatt Hall! Across all Flow communities within their network, public schools benefit from free TV and internet services. To date, more than 250 schools have benefitted from this program. They also partner with local service groups to improve the teaching and learning environment of schools by donating computers, […]

    April 28, 2013Events, Technology, Video GalleryNo comments
  11. Barbadian Music Band Cover Drive’s “No Witness No Justice” Teaser

    Ambassador Palmer will be on the new song being recorded by Cover Drive encouraging young people to speak out and report crime. Find out more about the No Witness No Justice Youth program by clicking here!

    April 28, 2013Music, Political, Video GalleryNo comments

    {EDITOR’S NOTE – This is an ongoing and progressively ugly battle, therefore in the interests of clarity, fair-play and correct journalistic standards, we now submit Mr Nelson’s comments as a separate article from Ms Byars’ scathing rebuff, which can be located via clicking n relevant highlighted URL’s in this Open Letter. Be it known that […]

    April 28, 2013Controversy, Education1 comment
  13. Barbados Police searching for Caddle and Update on BWA Shooting Incident

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is conducting an investigation into a shooting incident which occurred at the Guard Hut to the compound of the Water Authority, Pine, St. Michael. Around 10.30 pm on Wednesday 24th April 2013, the compound’s Security Guard and another employee were on duty at the guard hut when they encountered two […]

    April 26, 2013CrimeNo comments
  14. Invest Caribbean Now Urges Support For One Boston Fund

    Invest Caribbean Now officials are urging all Caribbean nationals and friends of the Caribbean to assist those who suffered from the Boston terror bombing on April 15th. Felicia Persaud, the organizer of Invest Caribbean Now, said everyone should put the victims of the attack and Boston first. Invest Caribbean Now, while still seeking support for its next event, […]

    April 26, 2013AthleticsNo comments
  15. Barbados Port Inc. receives Tourism Minister – Any Brazilian Cruise Passengers nearby? Eh? Whither GOL?

    Minister of Tourism and International Transport, Richard Sealy, took his first official tour of Barbados Port Inc. (BPI) and the Bridgetown Port since assuming ministerial responsibility for both the air and sea ports. “The facilities are impressive in many respects and the staff should be commended for running an operation with assets that in many […]

    April 26, 2013Political, TravelNo comments
  16. WENDY FITZWILLIAM IN BARBADOS FOR YOUTH EVENT (Young entrepreneurial Expo at the Hilton)

    Trinidad’s Wendy Fitzwilliam – FORMER Ms. Universe, now host and executive producer of Caribbean’s Next Top Model, will be among the specially invited guests at the Caribbean Innovation Challenge (CIC) Expo and Finals which is now on at the Barbados Hilton. During the event, 20 young entrepreneurial teams, selected from among 493 participants, will have […]

    April 26, 2013BusinessNo comments
  17. Equatorial Guinea President Scores a Grand Slam for HIV testing is a global campaign designed to encourage voluntary HIV testing. The campaign begins on World AIDS DAY 2013 and will be promoted during the Goree Challenge IV – Spirit of Malabo project. H.E., President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo is being lauded for his support of humanity, sports and its impact on the country’s Horizon 2020 […]

    April 26, 2013HealthNo comments
  18. Pauline’s Bajan Adventures Book Launch: 02/05/2013 at BCC’s Morningside Gallery

    Pauline is happy to invite you to her book launch – Thursday 2nd May, from 6pm to 8pm, at the Morningside Gallery, BCC. – > The best pages of her book will be exhibited on the Gallery walls; – > Along with some paintings of the Barbadian Artist Alicia Alleyne; – > Delicate food will […]

    April 26, 2013Books, Photo GalleryNo comments

    It is the intention of The Royal Barbados Police Force to commence the destruction of bulk illegal drugs seized during investigations, and is currently in the custody of the Police Force. Under the mentioned Act, a sample from the bulk of the seized controlled drug is taken and the sample along with a certificate are […]

    April 26, 2013Crime, EventsNo comments
  20. Unprecedented Awards for Caribbean Advertising Agencies

    At the 4th District American Advertising Federation, (AAF), ADDY Awards Gala on April 20th, agencies from the Caribbean scooped up 32 Gold and Silver District awards as well a Charlie Award for the best of Sales Promotion. One thousand, three hundred and thirty-four entries were judged in the competition including Fortune 500 companies like Disney, […]

    April 26, 2013Business, EventsNo comments
  21. Reggae on the Beach: FOUND PROPERTY – Hyundai keyless entry device

    A bunch of keys was found at Reggae on the Beach which was held on Sunday, 21st April 2013 at Brandon’s Beach. The bunch, comprising three (3) keys, was found in the V.I.P section. Anyone wishing to claim this bunch of keys is asked to visit the Central Police Station to make a positive identification. […]

    April 26, 2013Events, MusicNo comments

    Members of the security forces in St. Kitts and Nevis have been saluted by First Sergeant Elbert John Nettles III of the Florida National Guard (FLNG) for their knowledge and discipline during a five-day infantry exchange programme. The training saw personnel of the St. Kitts and Nevis Defence Force (SKNDF) and the Royal St. Christopher […]

    April 26, 2013Crime, TravelNo comments

    The newly formed Sex Crimes and Trafficking Unit of The Royal Barbados Police Force has led investigations where two persons, Amelia Joseph, 36 years of Waterhall Land, Eagle Hall, St. Michael, and Keenon Chase 22 years of King William Street, Bridgetown, were arrested and charged for the following offences associated with human trafficking: • Joint […]

    April 26, 2013Controversy, CrimeNo comments
  24. HBO’s True Blood, Season 6: “Jason” Waiting Sucks

    Waiting sucks but Season 6 of True Blood premieres Sunday, June 16 at 9pm only on HBO. For more on True Blood, jump in on the Twitter conversations  #trueblood. Watch True Blood online at HBO GO® 

    April 24, 2013Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. WEDDING NIGHT by Sophie Kinsella, Random House Video

    Lottie just knows that her boyfriend is going to propose during lunch at one of London’s fanciest restaurants. But when his big question involves a trip abroad, not a trip down the aisle, she’s completely crushed. So when Ben, an old flame, calls her out of the blue and reminds Lottie of their pact to […]

    April 24, 2013Books, Video GalleryNo comments