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  1. HONOUR AT STAKE IN SOL RALLY BARBADOS 2015: Philliskirk joins Barbados regulars on Red Kite Stages

    Scotland’s Brian Watson and Caroline Will, who made their Caribbean rallying debut in 2014, enjoyed their first visit so much that they will be back for more when the Barbados Rally Club (BRC) celebrates the 25th Anniversary of its first International All-Stage Rally at Sol Rally Barbados 2015 (May 29-31). More than that, honour is […]

    January 31, 2015RallyNo comments
  2. Nigeria sends Dep. Gov. Amos Utuama to Barbados to probe allegations…

    Everybody tries to squeeze a little bit of the funds for themselves and their brothers and in the end there are never enough funds to complete the original goals and standards of the project. All the time. Every time. But this time there were some major feeders at the trough… or so says Donna St. […]

    January 31, 2015Political, Travel, Video GalleryNo comments
  3. ‘Man from Reno’ – Ayako Fujitani, Pepe Serna, Kazuki Kitamura: MYSTERY HD

    (CONCL. FROM CAPTION ABOVE) At the same time, Japanese mystery author Aki Akahori (Ayako Fujitani) takes a trip to San Francisco in order to escape the press tour for her latest book – a potboiler in her world famous “Inspector Takabe” series. Feeling lonely and vulnerable, she begins a romantic affair with a mysterious Japanese […]

    January 31, 2015Cinema, Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  4. CHILD 44: (Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman & Noomi Rapace – CRIME HD)

    A politically-charged serial killer thriller set in 1953 Soviet Russia, CHILD 44 chronicles the crisis of conscience for secret police agent Leo Demidov (Tom Hardy), who loses status, power and home when he refuses to denounce his own wife, Raisa (Noomi Rapace), as a traitor. Exiled from Moscow to a grim provincial outpost, Leo and […]

    January 31, 2015Cinema, Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. FISH & DRAGON FESTIVAL CELEBRATING BARBADOS CHINA FRIENDSHIP GETS BIG BOOST VIA C.B.B.

    The Barbados China Friendship Association (BCFA), the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China and the Central Bank of Barbados are collaborating to host the inaugural ‘Fish and Dragon Festival‘ from February 19 – 21, 2015. The three day event, is programmed to celebrate the Lunar New Year celebrated as the Spring Festival in China […]

    January 31, 2015CultureNo comments
  6. MADAME BOVARY: (Mia Wasikowska, Rhys Ifans – Drama – 2015)

    Set in Normandy, France, Madame Bovary is Gustave Flaubert’s classic story of Emma Bovary (Mia Wasikowska), a young beauty who impulsively marries small-town doctor, Charles Bovary (Henry Lloyd-Hughes), to leave her father’s pig farm far behind. But after being introduced to the glamorous world of high society, she soon becomes bored with her stodgy husband […]

    January 31, 2015Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. FREE: Louisiana Band “Mo’ Mojo” in concert 14th February 2015 (Bridgetown U.S. Embassy)

    The Bridgetown U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce that Mo’ Mojo will be performing live in Barbados on Saturday 14th February for a FREE concert at the Errol Barrow Center for Creative Imagination! Get ready to experience the high energy, “party-gras” Zydeco music of Mo’Mojo! As we prepare to celebrate Black History Month during the […]

    January 31, 2015Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. People’s Parliament will be at the Alma Parris School, 1st February 2015

    The People’s Parliament will be in session when the St Peter branch of the Barbados Labour Party meets on Sunday 1st February 2015 at the Alma Parris School. The meeting starts at 4:30 pm and all concerned Barbadians are expected.

    January 31, 2015Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  9. AGGRAVATED BURGLARY AT BLACK ROCK

    Police are investigating an Aggravated Burglary which occurred at the Black Rock branch of Scotiabank about 10:10 am on Tuesday 27th January 2015. Police are appealing to anyone who may have information that can assist with this investigation to call Emergency number 211 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIPS (8477).

    January 28, 2015CrimeNo comments
  10. Will Barbados be 1st country in the world to end HIV among children? Ministry of Health is moving quickly to certify the achievement

    Barbados may be among the first countries in the world to have reached targets to eliminate mother to child transmission of both HIV and Syphilis by the end of this year. This was among the issues discussed when Director of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) Caribbean Regional Support Team, Dr. […]

    January 27, 2015HealthNo comments
  11. Columbus Management bowl Staff over on Errol Barrow Day

    On the day that Barbadians proudly celebrated one of our greatest social activists and leaders, the Right Excellent Errol Barrow, for the huge impact he made to the country and its people, it was fitting that Columbus Barbados celebrated its most important asset – its employees – the ones who make the biggest impact in […]

    January 27, 2015CricketNo comments
  12. GUYANESE NATIONAL CHARGED ON $980,000 OF DRUG OFFENCES

    Members of the Drug Squad have arrested and charged Ryon Marlon George 28 year old Guyanese national for the following offences: 1. Two counts of Possession of cocaine 2. Two counts of Possession with intent to supply 3. Two counts of Trafficking; and 4. Importation of cocaine. Ryon George is a crew member on board […]

    January 27, 2015CrimeNo comments
  13. HBO ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE MOVIE PREMIERES IN FEBRUARY: “Grudge Match”

    Directed by Peter Segal, Grudge Match (Saturday, February 14th) is a sports comedy about two Pittsburgh boxers, Billy “The Kid” McDonnen (Robert De Niro) and Henry “Razor” Sharp (Sylvester Stallone), who shared a fierce rivalry during the 1980s. Each had two victorious matches, but on the night before their final round, Henry suddenly announced his […]

    January 27, 2015Photo Gallery, SportsNo comments
  14. HBO ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE MOVIE PREMIERES IN FEBRUARY: “Need for Speed”

    Based on the video game of the same name, Need for Speed (Saturday, February 21st) is an action film directed by Scott Waugh. * For more information on the HBO/MAX family of channels, either call (246) 620-FLOW/3569 or visit www.hbomax.tv.

    January 27, 2015Photo Gallery, RallyNo comments
  15. “BANK ON ME” JUDGES MAKE THEIR SELECTION: ‘LEADING EDGE’ DID NOT REACH NEXT STAGE

    Last night in a highly anticipated announcement episode of the Bank on ME show, 12 entrepreneurs were announced as finalists vying for various forms of investment and an attractive prize package including $15000 from presenting sponsor, Scotiabank. Part 2 of the Audition Show saw 11 of the remaining 24 contestants pitching to the judging panel […]

    January 27, 2015BusinessNo comments
  16. HBO ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE MOVIE PREMIERES IN FEBRUARY: LUC BESSON’S “THE FAMILY”

    The Family (Saturday, February 7th) is a crime comedy directed by Luc Besson, based on Tonino Benacquista’s novel “Badfellas.” * For more information on the HBO/MAX family of channels, either call (246) 620-FLOW/3569 or visit www.hbomax.tv.

    January 27, 2015Cinema, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. Ancestral Remembrance of the Maafa Ceremony; Feb. 1st 2015 January 27, 2015Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  18. NEW MENTORSHIP PROGRAM TO CHANGE STUDENTS’ LIVES

    Axcel Finance, a micro-financing company which has been operating in Barbados for only two years, has been lauded for initiating a mentorship program for secondary school children. While stating that it was good to have such a program, Minister Jones said: “We would have had in this country, over time, different iterations of something approaching […]

    January 27, 2015EducationNo comments
  19. DANISH CENTRAL BANK GOVERNOR IN BARBADOS TO DISCUSS FIXED EXCHANGE RATE REGIME

    Governor of the Central Bank of Denmark, Per Callesen, will discuss the merits of fixed exchange rate regimes in small economies at a seminar at the Grande Salle, Tom Adams Financial Centre on Thursday, February 5 at 12 noon. His topic on this occasion is “Experiences with Fixed Exchange Rates and Economic Performance in Small […]

    January 27, 2015BusinessNo comments
  20. This coming weekend, don’t miss the Under the Sun Festival at Almond Beach January 27, 2015Painting, Photo GalleryNo comments
  21. SKELETAL REMAINS DISCOVERED IN GRANT’S BAY, ST PETER

    Police are investigating the discovery of skeletal remains found at Grants Bay, St. Peter, near Foster’s Fun Land on 25th January 2015. Investigations are on going to establish the gender, the identity of the person, and the cause of death. David Welch – ASP (Ag); Public Relations Officer

    January 27, 2015OddityNo comments
  22. UWI STUDENTS DESERVE CLARIFICATION: by Edmund Hinkson, St James North MP

    Many students who attended the University of the West Indies last semester and their relatives have been contacting Barbados Labour Party Members of Parliament and constituency caretakers expressing their very serious concern over whether they will be able to continue with their courses this semester in light of the fact that they have heard nothing […]

    January 27, 2015EducationNo comments
  23. (Parish Independence Committees) P.I.C VOLUNTEERS LAUDED FOR “SELFLESS” CONTRIBUTION

    Their contribution to community and national pride is seen as based on love of country and not monetary rewards. Minister of Culture, Stephen Lashley, described these volunteers as “the movers and the shakers behind our Community Independence Celebrations across the eleven parishes of Barbados“. Parish Independence Committees, under the guidance of the CICS, encourage maximum […]

    January 27, 2015EventsNo comments
  24. Nigerian Deputy Governor refutes any funds are missing, plus no affairs with any Barbadians

    While not referring to the spurious Barbados Free Press, nor to any claims made by those represented by Douglas Trotman – nevertheless Amos Utuama, Deputy Governor of the Delta State in Nigeria made it clear there is no wrongdoing and students concerns will be answered before summer arrives… Trotman claims he represents the disgruntled pupils […]

    January 27, 2015Controversy, Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. ‘Magic City Comic Con’ – Sibel Kekilli from Game of Thrones January 27, 2015Books, Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments