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  1. Missing 14 Year Old Princess Margaret Student

    Police want All Barbadians to Be On the Look Out for missing 14 year old Shamia Simpson, a pupil of the Princess Margaret School, 3rd Ave, Bush Hall, Yard Gap, St. Michael, and formerly of Charnocks, Christ Church. She was last seen by her father Richard King, sometime around 8:00 am, on Monday the 29th […]

    January 30, 2018Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  2. 3 Wanted Men – Thomas, James & Moore

    Police are asking Barbadians to Be On the Look Out for three (3) men who are wanted in connection with serious criminal matters, these are: #1 Rachan Jackson Thomas, 22 years, last known address Vauxhall, Christ Church. He is about 5 ft 6″ tall, slim built, black complexion. #2 Niko Antonio James, 23 years. Last […]

    January 30, 2018Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  3. Bajans asked to BOLO: Missing 24 Year old Gemswick Man

    Police are seeking the assistance of the public to Be On the Look Out (BOLO) for missing 24 year old Victor Ramkissoon of #21 Eastwind, Gemswick, St. Philip. He was last seen by his mother Jammie Ramkissoon at their residence, sometime around 3:30 pm, on Saturday the 27th of January 2018, and has not been […]

    January 30, 2018Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  4. Boil water before use, so claims the Bridgetown US Embassy

    The quality of drinking water in the South Coast appears to have been compromised by the ongoing sewerage problem… Well, this is what some American diplomats are suggesting. The United States Embassy issued a health alert warning its citizens not to drink water directly from the taps, but boil it first or use bottled water. […]

    January 29, 2018Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  5. New Computer Coding Camp Launched in Barbados

    The Caribbean Science Foundation (CSF) launched a new Computer Programming (Coding) Camp over the weekend at the Cave Hill campus of the University of the West Indies. Eleven students (campers) ranging in age from 13 to 41 were admitted to the first Phase of the camp which is to be held every Saturday through March […]

    January 29, 2018Education, FeaturedNo comments
  6. SENATOR FROM RULING PARTY LEVELS SERIOUS ACCUSATION OF DRUGS AND GUNS BEFORE ELECTIONS REALLY BEGIN

    A member of the ruling party’s Upper Chamber levelled a number of serious accusations at the island’s Main opposition during the first public holiday of 2018… While examining a popular youth football tournament started in honour of the late David Thompson, Dr Suckoo made a huge claim on what was being done to counter the […]

    January 29, 2018Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  7. Bridgetown US Embassy issues caution regarding bacteria in tap water

    There’s a claim how several US Embassy residences in Barbados have revealed “elevated levels” of bacteria in their tap water after recent tests, according to the United States Embassy in Barbados. In a notice posted on its website, the Embassy recommended that its staff boil their drinking water or use bottled water. It also advised […]

    January 29, 2018Breaking News, Featured, Nature1 comment
  8. GOLDEN SANDS ROBBERS HELD AND FACE ADDITIONAL CHARGES TO THE MAXWELL ASSAULT

    Police made a major breakthrough in their investigations into the armed robbery which occurred on Saturday the 6th of January 2018, whilst at the Ixora Bar & Restaurant, Golden Sands Hotel, Maxwell Main Road, Christ Church. A Major Crimes Unit lead investigation resulted in two (2) men being arrested and formally charged. Both 22 year […]

    January 24, 2018Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  9. NEW ERA OF PROMOTION ON BARBADIAN NEWS BLOG AS ‘SOLUTIONS BARBADOS’ JOINS STABLE OF ADVERTISERS

    While BajanReporter.com started delivering opinionated opinions 12 years ago and has survived two elections, it is only now part of the new political landscape decided to use the alternative online method to reach the Bajan electorate. Solutions Barbados came into being July 2015 after Prime Minister Freundel Stuart declared only political entities have the right […]

    January 24, 2018Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  10. Ombudsman rules complaint of the Marketplace vendors against the removal of kiosks founded

    In the case filed by a group of thirty Marketplace Vendors, the Ombudsman considered the Complaint founded, and ruled that the standards of Reason, Active and adequate information provision, and Reasonableness and proportionality have been violated. On 12 October 2017 thirty (30) Marketplace vendors, represented by Mrs. Ingrid Grell-Davis (Complainants), informed the Ombudsman that they […]

    January 24, 2018Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  11. HBO’S “REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER” RETURNS FOR ITS 16TH SEASON ON JANUARY 19TH

    REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER kicks off its 16th season this Friday, January 19th at 23hrs AST*, exclusively on HBO. Allowing Maher to offer his unique perspective on contemporary issues, the show includes an opening monologue, roundtable discussions with panelists and interviews with guests. Author Michael Wolff (Fire and Fury) is the top-of-show interview guest. […]

    January 24, 2018CinemaNo comments
  12. Paymaster (Jamaica) and interCaribbean Airways launch payment convenience

    interCaribbean Airways and Paymaster (Jamaica) Limited, a leader in the bill payment industry are pleased to announce a new payment channel in the Jamaica market targeted at providing convenience for the Jamaican customers. Trevor Sadler, CEO of interCaribbean Airways an advocate of alternative payments is confident that this new payment option will benefit the Jamaican […]

    January 22, 2018TravelNo comments
  13. HBO’S NEW DARK COMEDY SERIES “BARRY” PREMIERES MARCH 25th

    HBO’s new dark comedy series, Barry, will premiere in the Caribbean on Sunday 25th March simultaneously with the United States. Starring renowned comedian Bill Hader (Saturday Night Live), the series’ first season will feature eight, half-hour episodes. The series also stars Henry Winkler, Stephen Root, Sarah Goldberg, Glen Fleshler and Anthony Carrigan. When he follows […]

    January 22, 2018OddityNo comments
  14. Fortress Fund Managers looks to continue growth in 2018 after strong 2017

    After a strong finish to 2017, Barbados-based Fortress Fund Managers is forecasting a positive 2018 for its range of investments, despite the challenges to the local economy. The company manages more than BBD $650 million across 13 different funds with regional and global investments and Peter Arender, chief investment officer of Fortress Advisory & Investment […]

    January 22, 2018BusinessNo comments
  15. SOLUTIONS BARBADOS ANNOUNCES THEIR VIEW ON CONTINUING IMPASSE BETWEEN GOVERNMENT & TRADE UNIONS OVER WAGES VS. N.S.R.L.

    Solutions Barbados released a video statement expressing its wholehearted support for public servants on the issue articulated by their Union Representatives, the NUPW, where public sector workers have not received a pay increase for 10 years. Spokesperson on economic affairs for the party, Scott Weatherhead, candidate for Christ Church East Central, highlighted the current impasse […]

    January 22, 2018Breaking News, Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  16. LAND SLIPPAGE BETWEEN ST ANDREW AND ST JOSEPH, WATCH OUT!

    Barbadians should note the roadway along St. Sylvan’s Village, St. Andrew, also known as Dark Hole, St. Andrew, has been temporarily closed to all vehicular traffic. There will be Local Access only, for persons travelling from Melvin Hill. Roland Cobbler – Insp. (Ag); Public Relations Officer

    January 21, 2018Breaking News, Featured, NatureNo comments
  17. Sentencing Advisory Committee entertained at British High Commissioner’s Residence in Barbados

    Chief Justice Sir Marston Gibson joined Dame Janice Pereira, Chief Justice of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court, and judges from Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean and Trinidad and Tobago at a two day meeting to establish sentencing guidelines across the region. Also participating was Mrs Justice Maura McGowan, a member of the High Court of England […]

    January 20, 2018PoliticalNo comments
  18. CIBC FIRSTCARIBBEAN APPOINTS NEW CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER AND MANAGING DIRECTOR, TECHNOLOGY & OPERATIONS

    Regional bank CIBC FirstCaribbean recently announced the appointment of Esan Peters as Chief Information Officer and Managing Director, Technology & Operations, with effect from 1st February 2018. The former St. Leonard’s Boys’ School and Harrison College student has worked in the technology and financial services industries for the past 20 years. He held a number […]

    January 20, 2018BusinessNo comments
  19. HILL HOMES IN ON TWENTY AT SOL RALLY BARBADOS

    Three of the island’s most accomplished drivers, Roger Hill, Andrew Jones and Neil Corbin, head the list of early local entries confirmed for Sol Rally Barbados 2018. Each will be seeking to add to his previous tally of class wins, while Hill is also homing in on his 20th top 10 finish in the 29-year […]

    January 20, 2018Featured, RallyNo comments
  20. Soroptimist International of Barbados Takes issue with Reputed Comments from Magistrate Douglas Frederick

    Soroptimist International Barbados views with grave concern recent statements attributed to Magistrate Douglas Frederick. In court reports which appeared in the media on January 11th it was suggested that Magistrate Frederick advised a young woman appearing before him as an alleged offender that she should read the story of the boy who cried wolf. This […]

    January 20, 2018Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  21. INCREASE IN LPG PRICES

    The retail price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) rose since Friday 19th January 2018. The new price of a 100 lb cylinder is Bds $170.42 up from $165.50, an increase of $4.92. The new retail price of the 20 lb cylinder is $38.31, up from $37.33, an increase of 98 cents. According to the Division […]

    January 20, 2018Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  22. Road Fatality Claims Former Resident of Indian Ground

    Police are conducting investigation into the circumstances surrounding the most recent Road fatality which occurred sometime around 4:00 am, on Saturday the 20th of January 2018, along Belle Gully Road, St. Michael, which resulted in the death of Alberto Fabrisco Samuel, 35 years of Green Hill, St. Michael, and formerly of Indian Ground, St.Peter, and […]

    January 20, 2018ControversyNo comments
  23. POLICE HOLD 1st DRUG ERADICATION EXERCISE FOR 2018

    The Royal Barbados Police Force destroyed a quantity of drugs on Friday 19th January 2018, by Incinerator at an undisclosed location. These drugs were exhibits from cases which were adjudicated in the law courts islandwide. • 300 lbs of Cannabis • 20 lbs of Cocaine Roland Cobbler – Insp. (Ag); Public Relations Officer

    January 20, 2018CrimeNo comments
  24. “One-design racing returns to Barbados Sailing Week J/24 fleet springs into action as Coastal Series concludes” by Sue Pelling

    The hugely competitive local J/24 fleet enjoyed the first of its brand-new two-day race series. Today was also the final day of the Coastal Series writes Sue Pelling. Gregory Webster and team on the 1981-built Phoenix started the day on a good note with an impressive bit of sailing off the line with a port […]

    January 20, 2018SailingNo comments
  25. INDEPENDENT MP DR MARIA AGARD MAY BE THINKING OF JOINING THE UNITED PROGRESSIVE PARTY

    The United Progressive Party has new headquarters; they’re based at the Aastra Clinic in Strathclyde near Peterkin Road. The donation of office space was provided by dentist Dr Maria Agard. Listeners will recall Dr Agard had a tough road to travel since November 2015 after a tussle with the Barbados labour Party which led to […]

    January 15, 2018PoliticalNo comments