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  1. Honey Jam Artists Wow the Crowd – Shontelle Layne & Vita Chambers join Artists on stage

    One of the highlights of the evening was when 15 year old Ieashia Browne, who sang Man Down, was spontaneously joined on stage by the writer of that song, recording artist Shontelle Layne who flew in from New York to be a panellist at a workshop for the artists the day before and stayed to […]

    November 30, 2013MusicNo comments
  2. CARICOM suspends DR’s application: Haiti Lobbies Successfully

    The Caribbean Community has suspended the Dominican Republic’s application to join its regional economic bloc and called on the country’s leaders to urgently “take immediate, credible steps” to stave off a potential humanitarian crisis triggered by the recent citizenship ruling. The decision was announced in a Caricom meeting held in Trinidad & Tobago. The Caricom […]

    November 30, 2013Political, TravelNo comments
  3. “Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein Story”

    The Fifth Beatle is the untold true story of Brian Epstein, the visionary manager who discovered and guided the Beatles – from their gigs in a tiny cellar in Liverpool to unprecedented international stardom. Yet more than merely the story of “The Man Who Made The Beatles,” The Fifth Beatle is an uplifting, tragic, and […]

    November 30, 2013Cartoons, Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  4. Movie Review: ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ by

    Our good buds over at hooked us up with their latest review of ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire‘! This time see them as they are, from behind the scenes of regular animation…

    November 30, 2013Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ – Grand Idiocy with Ricky Gervais, Tina Fey & Ty Burrell

    While on a grand world tour, the Muppets find themselves wrapped into an European jewel-heist caper headed by a Kermit lookalike and his dastardly sidekick.

    November 30, 2013Cartoons, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. “Boxtrolls” Full Trailer (Behind the Scenes 2013): Stop-Motion Animated Movie HD

    A young orphaned boy raised by underground cave-dwelling trash collectors tries to save his friends from an evil exterminator.

    November 30, 2013Books, Cartoons, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. Could TV8 do this? Rick Mercer’s Rant – Harper’s Latest Scandal

    “Why are so many Canadian politicians wrapped up in so much scandal lately? Great hair and nice suits but filthy as sin on the inside.” Youtube Comment

    November 30, 2013Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  8. “!Behold! Women’s Work” at Gallery of Caribbean Art in Speightstown, Dec. 15th

    “!BEHOLD! Women’s Work, powerful statements of 12 Caribbean women” opens at the Gallery of Caribbean Art, Speightstown, on December 15th 2013. The exhibition is the brainchild of Heidi Berger, whose main body of works is related to the lives of women. She calls herself  “an observer and a witness“and her methods have “an element of […]

    November 30, 2013Galleries, Photo Gallery2 comments
  9. Roslyn Watson Retrospective Exhibition: 2nd Dec. 2013 Opening at Frank Collymore Hall

    Come join us in celebration of Barbadian icon Roslyn Watson by attending the Opening of her retrospective on Monday Dec. 2nd at 6:30 pm. Leave work and come have a drink and some hors d’oeuvres with us as you view the work. The exhibition and catalogue are truly a pinnacle of good design. The exhibition […]

    November 30, 2013Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  10. An Evening with Irving Burgie: A Citrus Book & Poetry Night, 5th Dec. 2013

    You have been anxiously awaiting the return of Citrus Book & Poetry Night. Well here it is! Books on sale on the night! Irving Burgie Autobiography, Songbook and CD Special Citrus Night Prices: DAY-O!!! $48.00 BDS/ $24.00 US Songbook $36.00 BDS/ $18.00 US CD $30.00 BDS/ $15.00 US Iconic Legend IRVING BURGIE: Composer of the National […]

    November 29, 2013Books, Photo GalleryNo comments
  11. Leading Manufacturers to Preinstall BBM on Android-Based Smartphones

    BBM™ will soon come preinstalled on a variety of Android™-based smartphones from leading OEMs across Africa, India, Indonesia, Latin America and the Middle East. Beginning next month, Android smartphones from Be, Brightstar, Celkon, EVERCOSS, IMO, Micromax, Mito, Snexian, Spice, TECNO, TiPhone and Zen will include BBM preinstalled. In addition, BlackBerry® confirmed that BBM will also […]

    November 29, 2013TechnologyNo comments
  12. Barbados Prime Minister’s message for 47th Anniversary of Independence

    Fellow Barbadians, I am pleased once again to salute you as we celebrate the 47th Anniversary of our nation’s independence. Of this achievement we should be immensely proud since the road to this milestone was not easy. The strength of the national character has been tested frequently over the years but we have always satisfied […]

    November 29, 2013PoliticalNo comments
  13. Barbados Minister of Health to deliver Keynote Address at “BEST of ASCO” Medical Conference

    Organizers of the “BEST OF ASCO” Medical Conference to be held in Barbados this weekend, says all is in place for this major event, which has been attracting a host of professionals locally regionally and internationally. CancerCaribbean, a new cancer services company in the Caribbean region, announced the inaugural Best of ASCO Event in the […]

    November 29, 2013HealthNo comments
  14. Shared Responsibility: Strengthening Results for an AIDS-Free Generation

    “The number of new HIV infections has declined by 42% in the Caribbean,” says U.S. Ambassador to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the OECS Dr. Larry L. Palmer, “and the U.S. Government investment in the PEPFAR program has helped to support that decline.” The U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) is the largest […]

    November 29, 2013Health, PoliticalNo comments

    As Barbados celebrates its 47th anniversary as an independent nation, there is every good reason for Barbadians both at home and abroad to be justly proud of its many achievements. Over the years the nation has experienced continued growth and development. As a small island developing state, the progress made has been phenomenal. As a […]

    November 29, 2013BusinessNo comments
  16. Salvation Army Feeding Program benefits from IDB Staff Goodwill

    Staff at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) provided hot meals at the Salvation Army Community Feeding Centre on Sunday for the second consecutive year. Operations Specialist at the IDB, Christel Saab said that the Barbados Office was very happy to be able to do this activity, which winds up a successful year in which they […]

    November 29, 2013Agriculture, BusinessNo comments
  17. Woman stabbed at Pre-School in Checker Hall, St Lucy

    Police are continuing investigations into a report of a woman being stabbed while at Checker Hall, St Lucy. About 5:55 am of Thursday 28 November 2013, Lorna Jordan 42 years of Checker Hall, on unlocking and entering the Pre-school located at Checker Hall where she is employed as a Teacher, was attacked by a man […]

    November 29, 2013CrimeNo comments

    Digicel was named a winner at the 2012/13 Corporate Citizens of the Americas (CCA) Award recently at a glittering gala in Washington DC. The CCA Awards are an initiative from The Trust for the Americas with support from the Organisation of American States (OAS), the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and AES Corporation. Digicel was named […]

    November 29, 2013BusinessNo comments

    Drug Squad personnel are investigating the discovery of 210 lbs of compressed cannabis found by Customs personnel on duty at a business located at Roberts Road, Haggatt Hall, St. Michael Police are continuing investigations David Welch; Inspector Public Relations Officer (RBPF)

    November 29, 2013CrimeNo comments
  20. Undersea art, revolution in Maroon Lives by Lasana Sekou and Fabian Badejo

    When is art revolutionary? Why does it appear, at critical times, that there is an irresistible attraction between the work of artists and revolutionaries? How do nature and humanity inspire and benefit from art, literature, and revolution? Writers Lasana Sekou and Fabian Badejo may only give cause for more questions to the above with their […]

    November 29, 2013Sculpture, TravelNo comments
  21. Shirley biscuits from WIBISCO – new outside, same inside! November 29, 2013Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  22. Shopping this Black Friday & Cyber Monday? Pay with the card that gives you Extra November 29, 2013Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  23. Nevisian student to appear on Barbadian TV series

    The reigning Caribbean Junior Minister of Tourism, Nevisian student of the Gingerland Secondary School Ms. Neila Jones, has been invited to Barbados to join a studio panel of dynamic youth from across the region, in a television show dubbed “Tourism the Y-Factor“. The show will be aired live on Wednesday 27th November, 2013 from 8:00 […]

    November 27, 2013Education, TravelNo comments
  24. Second Edition of “Everybody Paddles” by Charles A. Archer launched at popular Barbadian eatery

    Transplanted Barbadian Charles A. Archer officially launched his new book ‘Everybody Paddles‘ in Barbados, this launch took place at the popular restaurant Tapas, on the South Coast in Hastings, Christ Church. These principles can be applied to communities, churches and families and is essentially about working together to get ahead. The premise of the book […]

    November 27, 2013BooksNo comments
  25. HMS Lancaster visits Barbados for Independence celebrations

    HMS Lancaster‘s visit to Barbados signals the return of the Royal Navy warship to the Caribbean region. Patrolling in tandem with the supply ship RFA Wave Knight, HMS Lancaster has offered countries in the region humanitarian support and disaster relief, as well as assistance in the war on narcotics trafficking, demonstrating the Royal Navy’s continued […]

    November 27, 2013TravelNo comments