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  1. Shoestring Studios are Crazy! (for Crackers, that is)

    When Virgo Communications recommended Shoestring Studios go ‘Crazy For Crackers‘ on this jingle it wasn’t hard, as they’re completely out to lunch on the things already! Either click below to hear the resultant musical madness or use the highlighted links if you’re a tablet or smartphone user…

    April 28, 2014Agriculture, MusicNo comments
  2. Caribbean Diaspora Weekly TV Show to be aired in 20+ C’bean countries plus New York, New Jersey & Connecticut

    Blondie Ras Productions, Caribcast and announced the Caribbean Diaspora Weekly will now be broadcasted weekly on Caribvision. The show premiers on Caribvision on Tuesday, April 29 at 10:30PM with a repeat on Wednesday morning at 7:00 am. Caribvision broadcasts in over 20 Caribbean countries on cable, and in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut […]

    April 28, 2014Cinema, TravelNo comments

    Digicel Business announced it is the recipient of four Cisco® Partner Summit Geographical Region awards for Partner of the Year (CANSAC); Cloud Partner of the Year (CANSAC); Architectural Excellence Collaboration (Latin America) and Architectural Excellence Collaboration (CANSAC). Cisco revealed the winners during its annual partner conference which took place in Las Vegas earlier this month. […]

    April 28, 2014TechnologyNo comments
  4. Board of Directors of the BTA appoint Petra Roach as Interim President & CEO

    The Board of Directors of the Barbados Tourism Authority has announced that Ms. Petra Roach, Vice President of Marketing and Sales, UK and Fellow of the Institute of Travel & Tourism, will assume the role of Interim President and CEO (Ag.) as of 2 May 2014. Over the past twelve years, Ms. Roach has been […]

    April 28, 2014Business, TravelNo comments
  5. 1 Million Steps in 41 days: NISE 100 Improvements Movement Challenge

    The National Initiative for Service Excellence (NISE) Inc. 100 Improvements in 100 Days Movement Challenge has resonated with members of the public with Barbadians across the island actively monitoring the amount of steps they walk on a daily basis via their NISE 100 Improvements pedometers. The aim of this component of the 100 Improvements initiative […]

    April 28, 2014Athletics, EventsNo comments
  6. Ministers of Latin America and the Caribbean will meet to agree actions to eradicate hunger in the region

    Ministers of the 33 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean will meet in Santiago de Chile with the aim of agreeing on a set of common actions to eradicate hunger in the region by 2025’s. This important meeting will take place between May, 7-9, 2014 in the context of the 33rd Regional Conference of […]

    April 28, 2014Agriculture, PoliticalNo comments
  7. X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST – “Wolverine” April 28, 2014Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  8. ‘GANJA’ OUR ECONOMIC SAVIOUR, Says ‘Face’ of Cannabis Movement

    GRENADA-BORN horticulturist Andre de Caires, the self-proclaimed “face” of the cannabis movement in St Lucia says the cannabis industry has the potential to generate more than EC$300 million for the local economy and make a substantial contribution to St Lucia’s gross domestic product. In his statement, de Caires said it seemed that the debate was […]

    April 28, 2014Business, HealthNo comments
  9. Back By Popular Demand: Keeping Up with Joneses (KUWTJ) – The Barbados Movie in UK

    Following the premiere, the first set of dates for the wider release of the KUWTJ movie across London and the UK for May/June 2014 have been confirmed as: Stratford, Clapham and Letchworth. Book/get your tickets below for the following locations/dates – STRATFORD (East London) 26 May 6:30pm CLAPHAM (South London) 29 May 6:30pm LETCHWORTH (Hertfordshire) […]

    April 28, 2014CinemaNo comments
  10. “QUEEN MARGOT” 4K, Director’s Cut (2014)

    She is beautiful. She is Catholic. She is the King’s sister. She is Marguerite de Valois. Her brothers call her Margot. He is Protestant. They say that he is rude, that he never shaves, that he smells of garlic and sweat. He is Henri de Navarre. They are forced to marry in a political move […]

    April 28, 2014Controversy, Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  11. ‘Gambit’ – Colin Firth, Cameron Diaz & Alan Rickman

    An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable Texas rodeo queen.

    April 28, 2014Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  12. TRANSATLANTIC COFFEE: A 41 year old clown falls in love with a teenage stripper…

    Alex is battling bleak circumstances within his version of a hostile world. However, his outlook evolves with the emergence of the young, sharp and adventurous, Mandie. The oddball duo embrace each other for who they are, until Alex’s secret trauma bubbles to the surface, leaving for a climax that should not be missed. A Movie […]

    April 28, 2014Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  13. May 4th – Slow Food at Holders’ Farmers Market: 10 am to 4 pm

    Slow Food® Barbados announce their newest addition to Slow Food’s event series, “Farm-To-Chef” which will be held at Holders Farmers Market Sunday May 4th 2014, 10am – 4pm. It’s about connecting communities through food. Farmer and Chef working together, learning each other’s philosophies in order to help build a thriving Barbados food system. Farm To […]

    April 28, 2014Agriculture, HealthNo comments

    Investors are still showing confidence in this island’s economy, despite the current global recession. Delivering the keynote address at Columbus Barbados’ 1st Anniversary Celebration at the Barbados Concorde Experience, the Minister noted the notion that Barbados is open for business should be taken seriously, adding this country needed new telecommunications entities such as Columbus. He […]

    April 28, 2014Technology, Video Gallery1 comment
  15. Focus on conch, spiny lobster as Caribbean Fisheries Forum opens

    The future Caribbean’s conch and lobster sector in remain under threat despite regional efforts to protect both. These are just two of the issues topping the agenda of the 12th meeting of the Caribbean Fisheries Forum hosted by the Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) ongoing at the Fort Young Hotel in Roseau, Dominica. Acting Permanent […]

    April 27, 2014Agriculture, BusinessNo comments
  16. “Caribbean Integration in Shackles” By Sir Ronald Sanders

    The greatest critics of regional integration in the countries of the 15-members Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM) are those who assert that their country can progress by itself, delivering all the goods and services that its people need, protect its people from external threats, and secure a respectable and respected place for it in […]

    April 27, 2014Editorial, PoliticalNo comments
  17. St.Paul’s Fiesta on April 28th at St Gabriel’s School grounds, St Michael

    The Rector and members of the St. Paul Anglican Church will host their 14th annual Fiesta at the St. Gabriel’s School Grounds from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm under the theme “Strong Families, Positive Youth.” This event is held under the patronage of Radio Announcer Carol Roberts and will see proceeds being donated to the […]

    April 27, 2014MusicNo comments
  18. Royal Barbados Police Force Announce Temporary Traffic Arrangements – Dr. Granville Williams Funeral

    To facilitate the smooth traffic flow in relation to the Thanksgiving Service for the late Dr. Granville Williams, Spiritual Leader of the Sons of God Apostolic Spiritual Baptist Church, a temporary traffic change will be in place for the entire day of Monday 28 April 2014. Police Officers will be on duty and temporary signage […]

    April 27, 2014EventsNo comments
  19. Engineering Institute to hold Caribbean Internet Governance forum

    Regional technology experts will share their insights on global Internet Governance issues, from a Caribbean perspective, at an upcoming forum hosted by The University of the West Indies (UWI). Internet governance deals with the development of shared principles, policies and programmes that shape the use and evolution of the Internet. This multi-stakeholder model is used […]

    April 27, 2014Education, TechnologyNo comments

    On Friday 25 April 2014, a body was discovered on Needhams Beach, about 6:00 am. The discovery was made by a tourist, who summoned the security of the nearby hotel and the police were called to the scene. Investigations are continuing to determine the identity. David Welch – Insp. Public Relations Officer

    April 27, 2014ControversyNo comments

    Just think, when next you go Holetown, you may see a new range of eyewear at Limegrove? That’s because Michael Kors Holdings Limited and Luxottica Group announced they signed a new and exclusive eyewear license agreement for the Michael Kors Collection and MICHAEL Michael Kors eyewear. The first collection produced with Luxottica will launch in […]

    April 27, 2014FashionNo comments
  22. Barbados’ Latest missing is Melissa Marisha Phillips, 14 years, of Lightfoot Cross Lane

    The Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Melissa Marisha Phillips, 14 years, of Lightfoot Cross Lane, Bridgetown. She left home about 2.45 pm on Monday 21 April 2014, heading in the direction of Whitepark Road, and has not been seen or heard from since. At the time she was wearing a knee-length dress, […]

    April 27, 2014CrimeNo comments
  23. CARDI and Agricultural Agencies to host Sensitization & Regional Workshops on Fusarium Wilt

    A Sensitization Workshop on ‘the threat of Tropical 4 Race by Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense – Fusarium Wilt (Panama Disease) of Bananas and Plantains‘ will be hosted at the University of the West Indies, St Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago on Wednesday 30 April, 2014. The Workshop will include a Technical Feature on ‘Impacts, […]

    April 27, 2014Agriculture, NatureNo comments
  24. ‘Trust Me’ – Clark Gregg, Bill Macy & Sam Rockwell

    A struggling agent for child actors and former child star himself, Howard Holloway spends years losing his most talented clients to his slick, arch-nemesis Aldo Shocklee.

    April 27, 2014Cinema, Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. NISE 100 Improvements Extravaganza – 28th April 2014

    Barbadians across the island have embraced with open arms the National Initiative for Service Excellence (NISE) Inc. 100 Improvements in 100 Days initiative, with enquiries about the programme being received daily. The event’s aim is to promote healthy living, environmental awareness and the support of Barbadian goods and services. This will be done through the […]

    April 27, 2014Business, Events, Video GalleryNo comments