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  1. “Fisherfolk Helping their own in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria” By Daphne Ewing-Chow

    The Barbados National Union of Fisherfolk Organizations (BARNUFO) just sent six local fishing boats, fuelled by the Food and Agricultural Organization and manned by local fishermen, with hundreds of boxes of food, equipment and supplies, including 720 boxes of medical supplies from Global Medic, to support the ailing fishing sector, its workers and the people […]

    October 29, 2017Agriculture, FeaturedNo comments
  2. “One Family Under God;” Int’l Assoc. of Parliamentarians for Peace

    Several Caribbean Islands joined the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace at the end of September. St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Trinidad and Tobago and Barbados have followed the example of the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica as well as more than 40 nations around the world. Going beyond race, religion and nationality, the IAPP is working […]

    October 29, 2017EventsNo comments
  3. Jekyll & Hyde – Lady Virtue 2017

    This song speaks about people who pretends to be nice in your face and behind your back they are a completely different person. Remember it’s not about who is real to your face, it’s about who stays real behind your back. The energy of the music, the depth of the lyrics and the need for […]

    October 29, 2017Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  4. BLACK PANTHER: Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan & Lupita Nyong’o (2018) Marvel

    After the events of Captain America: Civil War, King T’Challa returns home to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country’s new leader. When two foes conspire to destroy Wakanda, the hero known as Black Panther must team up with C.I.A. agent Everett K. Ross and members of the Dora […]

    October 29, 2017Books, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. The Shape of Water: NSFW (2017) | Doug Jones, Octavia Spencer, Sally Hawkins & Richard Jenkins

    An other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa’s life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a secret classified experiment.

    October 29, 2017Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. ‘Radius’ – Diego Klattenhoff (Agent Ressler; “The Blacklist”)

    A man (Diego Klattenhoff) wakes up from an accident with no memory and everything dropping like flies, he has no idea at first… Liam wakes from a car crash with no memory of who he is. As he makes his way into town to look for help, he finds only dead bodies, all with strange […]

    October 29, 2017Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. Tek De Pressure (Off De Poor People) Lady Virtue, Fea. Luciano

    Confident that she was born to do music, Lady Virtue began her career striving to extend her musical influence across the Caribbean and the World. In order to ensure a smooth transition into the world of music, while a teenager, she became a DJ, gaining more experience as she toured Barbados playing on the JR […]

    October 29, 2017Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  8. BARBADIAN SUSTAINABILITY PRACTITIONER INDUCTED IN CLINTON NEWTORK

    In the wake of the devastation caused by one of the worst hurricane seasons in recent times, “no longer is it enough to be sustainable; Caribbean grids must be resilient.” With these words the organizers of the Caribbean Renewable Energy Forum (CREF) convened leaders of regional utilities, governments and businesses at their ninth annual conference […]

    October 29, 2017Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  9. $4800 in 48 hrs – BFVA Film Challenge 2017

    Excitement was in the air as the screening of the Annual 48 hour Film Challenge projects took place at the Olympus Theatres at 7:00PM, with 7 teams vying for the winner takes all $4800 cash prize. The 48 hr challenge was first done in 2013 and since then has formed an integral part of the […]

    October 29, 2017CinemaNo comments
  10. Climate Change, the Paris Agreement and the Caribbean – inextricably linked

    Dr Jimmy Fletcher, Alumnus of the prestigious UK Chevening Scholarship scheme and former Minister for Sustainable Development in St Lucia, has during the past week travelled around the Eastern Caribbean and delivered insightful presentations on the contributions made by the region towards agreements to limit the growth of greenhouse gases. He spoke to Alumni and […]

    October 29, 2017EducationNo comments
  11. THREE MEN IN CIBC FIRST CARIBBEAN’S “PAINT FOR THE CURE” HELPING TO RAISE MORE FUNDS FOR BREAST CANCER SCREENING

    “Paint For The Cure,” organised by the CIBC FirstCaribbean Walk for the Cure Committee, concluded Breast Cancer Awareness month, with all proceeds going to the Barbados Cancer Society’s Breast Screening Programme. Patrons were treated to delicious treats including canapes, pink cupcakes and pink ribbon cookies compliments the Radisson, Dainty246 and Sugar and Spice Custom Cakes. […]

    October 29, 2017PaintingNo comments
  12. George Washington is Missing; St John man not seen in Fortnight

    Police are seeking the assistance of the public in locating a missing man. Missing is George Washington Bailey 43 years of Sherburne #3, St. John. He was last seen sometime around 5:00 am, on Friday the 20th of October 2017, by his neighbour, and has not been seen since. His clothing is unknown. Description Bailey […]

    October 29, 2017Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  13. 27 YEAR OLD MAN DISAPPEARS FROM DUNCOMBE

    Police are seeking the assistance of the public in locating missing 27 year old Ryan Livingston Dwayne Leach of Duncombe, St. Thomas, and formerly of Pot House, St. John. He was last seen by his girlfriend Shanice Ashby, sometime around 10:00 am on Saturday the 28th of October 2017, at Duncombe, St. Thomas, and has […]

    October 29, 2017Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  14. RESTRICTED VISITS TO WARD C2 AT THE ST. PHILIP DISTRICT HOSPITAL

    Due to an outbreak of conjunctivitis on Ward C2 at the St. Philip District Hospital, the Ministry of Health is advising family members that visits to patients on that ward will not be allowed until the situation is resolved. Relatives of patients on Ward C2 are asked to call the District Hospital to make arrangements […]

    October 29, 2017Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  15. No Violence, Just Love: Lady Virtue Album Launch 4th Nov. 2017 Two Mile Hill

    On the heels of the success of her debut single, she released two calypso albums – Julie on the Rise in 2002 and Julie Releasing the Power in 2004. Tracks from both albums received regular rotation on the Barbadian airwaves. While performing and excelling at Calypso, Lady Virtue could not turn her back on her […]

    October 28, 2017Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. Carlton Hope Lionel Hall memorial Boxing tournament

    The Barbados Boxing Association is celebrating 40 years of existence and this will be highlighted at the Carlton Hope Lionel Hall memorial tournament. This coming Saturday the 28th, the 40th paying spectator will receive a gift. On the night card are 3 AIBA rank boxers; Jabali Breedy ranked 30th Kimberly Gittens ranked 37th Charles Cox […]

    October 24, 2017Breaking News, Featured, SportsNo comments
  17. PERIOD OF MOURNING FOR SIR CLIFFORD HUSBANDS

    There will be a period of mourning for late Governor General Sir Clifford Husbands from Wednesday, November 1, to Friday, November 3. During that period, all flags should be flown at half-mast, until after Sir Clifford’s burial, which will take place following his State Funeral on November 3 at St. Lucy Parish Church, beginning at […]

    October 24, 2017PoliticalNo comments
  18. Bitt Co-Founder goes back to his roots & plants 20 new trees

    “The best time to plant a tree was 15 years ago; the second best time is now,” observed Gabriel Abed. Fifteen years since his graduation from QC, Abed is today the Co-Founder of Bitt Inc and is hailed as the region’s premiere authority on digital currency and Blockchain technology. The project was coordinated with The […]

    October 24, 2017Agriculture, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments
  19. Canadian Visitors charged for nearly 25 Kilos of Weed

    Members of the Drug Squad have formally charged three (3) Canadian visitors for a number of drug related offences which were committed at the Grantley Adams International Airport on Sunday the 22nd of October 2017. They are, Jordan Alexander Pinelli, 26 years, Lamar Diamonte Newman 19 years, and Illicia Jade Orr-Campbell eighteen 18 years. The […]

    October 24, 2017Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  20. Teenager launches “iPups” in aid of tuition and the Ark

    A thirteen year old animal lover has launched a ‘pup-up‘ shop online, entitled iPups – an acronym for ‘island pups‘. Zan Valere, a third form student of St.Ursula’s has been a dedicated volunteer at the Ark Animal Welfare Society of Barbados for nearly three years, after declaring an interest in veterinary studies. Given her appreciation […]

    October 24, 2017OddityNo comments
  21. MOST RECENT ROAD FATALITY, FEMALE JOGGER

    Police are conducting investigation into a Road fatality which occurred sometime around 5:40 am, on Saturday the 21st of October 2017, along the Arch Hall Section, of the Ronald Mapp Highway, in the area of the Lawrence Johnson roundabout. Circumstances  Preliminary investigations revealed both females were part of a group of persons jogging on the […]

    October 24, 2017CrimeNo comments
  22. The high price of poor customer service in the new economic reality

    For any business to survive in this time of economic turbulence, superior customer service is a business imperative. Those businesses that do not deliver a service experience that far exceeds customers’ expectations can expect to pay a high price that includes publicized customer dissatisfaction, negative facebook posts, customer defection, lost revenue and, in some cases, […]

    October 24, 2017BusinessNo comments
  23. Summer Promotion Finale at Sky Mall: Week 12 Winners October 23, 2017Games, Photo GalleryNo comments
  24. Summer Promotion Finale at Sky Mall: Sherrian St. Cyr & Ayisha Sandiford October 23, 2017Games, Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. Summer Promotion Finale at Sky Mall: Undine Spooner & Fatima Mahetar October 23, 2017Games, Photo GalleryNo comments