1. CFFB FUND RAISING GALA DINNER: 26th March 2016, Concorde Experience

    Locations for ticket purchase for the Gala Dinner. Wine World, Hastings Wine World, Warrens Wine World, Spring Garden Wine World, Holetown Wine World, Wildey Barbadiana, Sky Mall Promotech, Sheraton Centre Emerald City, Six Roads A1 Supermarket, Black Road Tixpro Caribbean, for online ticket purchase

    February 20, 2016Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  2. Lewis Hamilton to top the bill at Barbados Festival of Speed

    Three-time Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton will make a unique high-speed contribution to the 50th Anniversary celebrations of the island’s Independence at the wheel of his Formula 1 car during the inaugural Barbados Festival of Speed at Bushy Park on the weekend of May 7/8. Falling almost two years to the day since Top […]

    February 20, 2016Photo Gallery, RallyNo comments
  3. Heart & Stroke Foundation of Barbados (HSFB) gain support from FirstCaribbean for the home blood pressure drive

    Galen, a Roman physician, in the first century was the first to speak about the heart and its two chambers but not until Karl von Vierordt in 1854 devised the sphygmograph, taken from the Greek words pulse and write did we see any resemblance to what we have here today. The blood pressure machines of […]

    February 20, 2016Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  4. Salvation Army receives Kettle Appeal donation from Private Sector

    Thousands of Barbadians have benefitted from proceeds to the Salvation Army Red Kettle Appeal which was organised in December last year. Donations were received from private citizens as well as corporate organisations. One such company was CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank.

    February 16, 2016Events, Photo GalleryNo comments

    Members of the Drug Squad have arrested and charged Kelvin Ricardo Callender, 45 years of Wildey Terrace, St. Michael, with the offences of: 1. Possession of cocaine; 2. Possession with intent to supply cocaine; 3. Trafficking cocaine; 4. Possession of cannabis; 5. Possession with intent to supply cannabis; and 6. Trafficking cannabis. Police executed a […]

    February 15, 2016Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  6. “Can Sanders trump Trump?” By Sir Ronald Sanders

    In the United States, particularly in Washington DC the nation’s capital, it is impossible to escape the current elections by the Republican and Democratic parties to choose a candidate to represent them in the contest for a new President later this year. Washington DC of all areas of the US is the most political. And, […]

    February 15, 2016Editorial, PoliticalNo comments
  7. Isle&Dine hosts to gain insights at briefing

    Barbadians eager to entertain and host tourists and others in their homes with authentic dining experiences will have an opportunity to find out how to do so when Isle&Dine kicks off its first host briefing this month. Isle&Dine is a technology platform where customers book and purchase dining experiences hosted by home cooks and chefs […]

    February 14, 2016Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments

    Digicel has a new Chief Executive Officer. He is Conor Looney, who will lead Barbados’ number one telecommunications company into its next stage of development. Conor will lead the team of over 150 employees, delivering the best value and best customer service on the fastest 4G network in the country. Mr. Looney, who brings a […]

    February 14, 2016Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  9. 16 year old charged with firearm offence

    Police arrested and charged a 16 year old male with the offences of Illegal possession of a firearm and Possession of an offensive weapon (a flick knife). The teen made an appearance at the District A Magistrates Court on Saturday 13 February 2016. David Welch – ASP (Ag); Public Relations Officer

    February 14, 2016Breaking News, Crime, Photo GalleryNo comments
  10. Truths and Myths of Prostate Cancer – Grand Salle, 18th February 2016

    Men’s Forum “Truths and Myths of Prostate Cancer” at 6:00pm at the Grande Salle, the forum is open to males and females. This forum has been granted 2 credits from the Barbados Medical Council.

    February 14, 2016Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  11. Missing man: Duane Cave

    The Police are requesting all Barbadians’ help in locating a missing man. Missing is Duane Gordon Cave 39 years, of Dunlow Lane, Bay Street, St. Michael. He left home on 29 January 2016 and has not been seen since. At the time he was wearing a white tee shirt, a long dress pants and black tee shirt. […]

    February 14, 2016Crime, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. Parent & Ministry agree to work in best interest of secondary pupil

    An amicable meeting at the Education Ministry is yet to establish if the row over a 14-year-old pupil’s refusal to pick up garbage at Springer Memorial more than two months ago, means she stays there or heads for Ellerslie Secondary. Nevertheless, a lawyer for the pupil’s mother Elecia Weekes claimed progress in negotiations with Minister of Education […]

    February 14, 2016Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments
  13. Male Missing Person – Dottin of Oldbury

    The Police are seeking a missing man – Michael Carlisle Samuel Dottin, 23 years, of 165 Circular Road, Oldbury, St. Philip. He was last seen on Tuesday 9 February 2016 after 3.00 pm and has not been seen since. Description Michael is about 5′ 7″ in height, of stout build and has a dark complexion. […]

    February 14, 2016Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  14. Cave Shepherd Card Services 2015 Christmas Promotion Presentation

    Barbados’ leading department store reports fewer delinquencies on their card services in 2015. As a result, Cave Shepherd and Company has added four more partner facilities to make the number of stores a consumer can shop with their customer card has increased to just under 20 different services. It was the grand finale for Cave […]

    February 14, 2016Business, FeaturedNo comments

    Thirty-three year-old Tania Goring, who has been hospitalised in the Medical Intensive Care Unit for the past 43 days, is urgently in need of O Negative or B negative blood. Persons, between the age of 17 and 70, who are interested in donating blood, may visit the Blood Collecting Centre, Ladymeade Gardens, Jemmotts Lane, St. […]

    February 14, 2016Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  16. Flow joins Rotary Club for Anti-Cyberbullying campaign

    The Barbados branch of a renowned global community group has joined forces with a bank and telecoms provider so as to tout information security while educating the wider community about online privacy. Against the backdrop of the recently held Safer Internet Day, both Scotiabank along with telecoms provider Flow have restated their commitment by ensuring […]

    February 14, 2016Education, FeaturedNo comments
  17. Former Chief Town Planner Says No Permission Needed to Dump Waste at Quarry

    Former Chief Town Planner Lennie St. Hill has lent his voice to the issue of Anderson Cherry’s use of the Lears Quarry as an area to “dump” and sort waste for his company “Project Recycle Limited”. Cherry last week issued a press release in which he openly condemned the government of wasting money even though […]

    February 14, 2016ControversyNo comments

    Former British Ladies Rally Champion Shelly Taunt has unfinished business in the Caribbean, after she and co-driver Julie Murphy retired on day one of Sol Rally Barbados last year. The team’s determination to repeat what Taunt describes as “an amazing experience” looked set to be thwarted by a clash of dates, but a perfect solution […]

    February 14, 2016RallyNo comments

    HBO has announced the premiere of the new original drama series, Vinyl, on February 14th at 21hrs*, simultaneous with the United States. Created by three of the most recognized names in the industry, Martin Scorsese (HBO’s Boardwalk Empire), winner of multiple Oscar® and Emmy® awards; Mick Jagger, the legendary artist, winner of a Golden Globe® […]

    February 14, 2016CinemaNo comments
  20. Cancer Support Services has huge success for Prostate Blood Test, but still welcome Corporate Responsibility

    Belmont Road recently looked like when cinemas used to have the latest kung fu movie, with a string of men waiting out on the street – but what they’re looking to beat was not Silver Fox, but to watch out for prostate cancer. When Bajan Reporter arrived, there were many clients waiting for their simple […]

    February 14, 2016HealthNo comments

    Internationally-acclaimed, Trinidad and Tobago-born and based entertainer Darryl “Farmer Nappy” Henry celebrates over 30 years in soca music and his rich legacy manifests with his new masterpiece album, House Of Soca, now available worldwide from all major digital retailers (released on January 29, 2016), from FOX FUSE. Born and raised in the town of Siparia […]

    February 14, 2016MusicNo comments
  22. Songstress Tessanne Chin Drops Sensational Hit, Love Suicide

    Tessanne Chin’s latest single Love Suicide is a sweeping, soulful ballad of reckless affection. The single captures the essence of finding love so powerful that it is all together consuming and exhilarating. Love Suicide, released on her own imprint Chinita Entertainment, is now available on iTunes for pre-sale. Known for her powerhouse vocals and striking […]

    February 14, 2016Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  23. KEANU (2016): Peter Atencio – Feline Gangster Movie HD

    Friends hatch a plot to retrieve a stolen cat by posing as drug dealers for a street gang. Keegan Michael-Key and Jordan Peele‘s first motion picture, and first major production after the conclusion of their comedy sketch series “Key & Peele” on Comedy Central.

    February 14, 2016Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  24. DEMOLITION – Jake Gyllenhaal & Naomi Watts (Dramedy 2016)

    A successful investment banker, Davis (Jake Gyllenhaal), struggles after losing his wife in a tragic car crash. Despite pressure from his father-in-law (Chris Cooper) to pull it together, Davis continues to unravel. What starts as a complaint letter to a vending machine company turns into a series of letters revealing startling personal admissions. Davis’ letters […]

    February 14, 2016Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. EDDIE THE EAGLE (2016) Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman – Sports Movie

    The story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the 1988 Winter Olympics.

    February 14, 2016Cinema, Olympics, Video GalleryNo comments