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  1. LDS Charities donate to the Barbados Salvation Army Hostel and Feeding Centre

    Homeless men in Barbados now have 20 more beds to sleep in, as The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints humanitarian organization donated mattresses and pillows, food and cleaning supplies. In early May 2020, the Salvation Army Hostel & Feeding Centre in Bridgetown received much-needed supplies of food, bedding and cleaning supplies from Latter-day […]

    May 29, 2020Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  2. PM Mottley: Criteria Must Reflect Countries’ Needs

    Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley participates in a High-Level Event on Financing for Development in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond, organized by the United Nations under the co-chairmanship, Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau and Prime Minister of Jamaica, Andrew Holness – May 28, 2020 (provided by PMO’s Office).

    May 29, 2020Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  3. REGIONAL BANK COMMITTED TO SUPPORTING TOURISM SECTOR

    Despite bleak forecasts for the tourist sector hard-hit by the Covid-19 pandemic, a regional bank is committed to the sector and “will continue to be active” in supporting the Caribbean tourism industry. Speaking recently during a webinar entitled, “Covid-19 and Investment in Caribbean Infrastructure”, Adam Carter, Managing Director and Head, Investment Banking at CIBC FirstCaribbean […]

    May 28, 2020BusinessNo comments
  4. ‘Tablets For Our Children’ initiative donates more tablets to Bajan children

    The ‘Tablets For Our Children’ initiative has officially handed over 14 tablets to the Rotary Club of Barbados South Charitable Trust after receiving a generous donation of US $2 265 from the Barbados Association of Jacksonville and Neighbours (B.A.J.A.N) in the USA to assist Barbadian school children to be able to continue their learning via […]

    May 27, 2020Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments
  5. Public Notice – People to contact District F Police Station

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking to contact the following individuals: 1. Christopher Hawksworth Jr. whose last known address was #29 Rock Dundo Heights, St Michael who is the owner of a black Chevy Cruze registration number MA5350. 2. Maclin Kirton whose last known address was Silver Sands, Christ Church who is the owner […]

    May 27, 2020EventsNo comments
  6. PM Mia Amor Mottley On BBC World News

    Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Amor Mottley gives an Interview to Matthew Amroliwala from BBC World News.

    May 27, 2020Nature, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. LDS CHARITIES DONATE TO GORDON CUMMINS DISTRICT HOSPITAL

    The senior citizens at the Gordon Cummins District Hospital, Rock Hall, St. Thomas, now have six new wheeled commode chairs to assist with their comfort, and hygiene, thanks to Latter-day Saints Charities. “Ultimately,” she said, “we now have greater comfort, privacy and mobility for our very precious senior citizens.” These donations are part of the […]

    May 26, 2020HealthNo comments
  8. Caribbean Prisons Equipped to Fight COVID19

    Prisons in Barbados and St. Vincent and the Grenadines are now better equipped to combat the infection and transmission of COVID-19. Major Jones then made a similar presentation to the Superintendent of the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Prison Service, Brenton Charles, along with British Resident Coordinator, Steve Moore, at the Argyle International Airport. The […]

    May 26, 2020CrimeNo comments
  9. BWA TO MAKE INSTALLATION NEAR COLLETON PLANTATION, ST. JOHN

    The Barbados Water Authority wishes to inform residents and businesses in parts of St. John that it will be installing a valve on a 6-inch main near Colleton Plantation tomorrow Tuesday 26th May between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm. As a result, customers in the following areas may be affected by low pressure or water […]

    May 25, 2020Business, FeaturedNo comments
  10. SKN Prime Minister appoints brother in law Jermaine Lake and ex campaign manager Patrick Welcome as Returning Officers

    C A V E A T Prime Minister of St Kitts & Nevis – Dr Timothy Harris, who rejected the names of 8 of the 11 Returning Officers selected by the Supervisor of Elections, Mr Elvin Bailey for the June 5, general elections has named his brother in law, Jermaine Sacky Lake and his Campaign […]

    May 25, 2020Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  11. “Caribbean island states need differentiated treatment due to COVID19 – Here’s why.” By B’dos PM Mia Mottley and UN Resident Coordinator Didier Trebucq

    Small Island Developing States (SIDS) are characterised by their exposure to a variety of risks and limited capacity to deal with them when they occur. This is particularly true in the Eastern Caribbean, being especially prone to natural disasters that are up to 6 times more damaging when compared to developed countries. Now we are […]

    May 25, 2020Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  12. TEENAGER FROM ST THOMAS MISSING SINCE FRIDAY 15th May

    Police are urging Barbadians to help locate missing 19 year old Alexander Sherwin Joseph White from Building 6, Apartment 3, Clover Crescent, St. Thomas. Description: The art work of the tattoo is unknown. He was dressed in a blue jeans pants, a pair of black Nike slippers and a Herschel back pack colour unknown. The […]

    May 24, 2020Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  13. Potential traffic disruption? BWA TO MAKE CONNECTION AT LODGE HILL, ST. MICHAEL

    The Barbados Water Authority wishes to advise residents and businesses in parts of St. Michael that it will be making a 16-inch connection in Lodge Hill tomorrow Monday 25th May between 9:00 am and 7:00 pm. This work forms part of the installation of the new tank system at Lodge Hill. As a result, customers […]

    May 24, 2020Events, FeaturedNo comments
  14. BARBADOS’ COVID19 UPDATE – TWO WOMEN TEST POSITIVE

    Two women, aged 57 and 56, are the latest COVID-19 positive patients in Barbados, bringing the number of confirmed cases to 92. The 56-year-old is the fifth member of a Bridgetown church to test positive. Acting Chief Medical Officer, Dr Anton Best, said how aggressive contact tracing was ongoing to locate persons with whom the […]

    May 24, 2020Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  15. Well-known Guyanese, Caribbean musician and educator, Derry Etkins, dies

    Guyanese and Caribbean musician and music educator, Derry Etkins, died Saturday at the Georgetown Public Hospital where he was recovering from a minor surgery, close associates said. At the time of his death, he was a Music Lecturer at the Cyril Potter College of Education (CPC) and he also served as a consultant at the […]

    May 24, 2020Featured, MusicNo comments
  16. BARBADOS’ COVID19 UPDATE – NO NEW CASES

    There are no newly diagnosed cases of COVID19 in Barbados. All 116 tests conducted for the viral illness proved negative. No one was released from isolation while the Best-dos Santos Public Health Laboratory has now completed 4,438 tests.

    May 22, 2020Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. 16 YEAR OLD GUYANESE MISSING SINCE TUESDAY

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is urging Barbadians to help locate missing 16 year old Joshua Dexter Nurse, a native of Guyana, currently residing at #6 Buttals Tenantry, St. George. He is a fifth form student of the St. George Secondary School. Description: Circumstances Joshua has been living in Barbados from last year with his […]

    May 22, 2020Breaking News, Featured, OddityNo comments
  18. SUSPECTED DROWNING CLOSE TO LONG BAY

    Police are investigating the suspected drowning of a male in the waters off the shore of Long Bay Beach, St. Phillip. S U M M A R Y Police responded about 11:30 am yesterday and arrived at Long Bay Beach, St Philip near Sam Lord’s Castle, where it seems an unresponsive male was pulled from […]

    May 22, 2020Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  19. Drama Series LOVECRAFT COUNTRY Debuts on HBO This August

    HBO’s new drama series, LOVECRAFT COUNTRY, based on the 2016 novel by Matt Ruff of the same name, debuts this August. The series follows Atticus Freeman (Jonathan Majors) as he joins up with his friend Letitia (Jurnee Smollett-Bell) and his Uncle George (Courtney B. Vance) to embark on a road trip across 1950s Jim Crow […]

    May 20, 2020BooksNo comments
  20. COVID-19 Protocols for Hairdressing Salons

    Here are some strategies for the safe management and operation of hairdressing salons in the context of the COVID-19 crisis. For the purpose of this protocol, the word hairdresser includes barber, ladies’ hairdresser, beautician, manicurist, pedicurist or any other person whose service is available to the public in a hairdressing salon. Introduction The Health Services […]

    May 18, 2020Business, FeaturedNo comments
  21. The humor and freshness of VERONICA MARS arrive to HBO

    With the fresh and sarcastic humor that characterize her, VERONICA MARS arrives to HBO and HBO GO. Starring Kristen Bell and created by writer Rob Thomas, the fourth season of this series about the clever detective premieres on June 5th. Times per country: Hbocaribbean.com In the fictional coastal community of Neptune, the rich and powerful […]

    May 18, 2020CinemaNo comments
  22. BARBADOS’ COVID-19 UPDATE: CONFIRMED CASES NOW 86

    Barbados’ latest COVID-19 positive case is a 55-year-old Barbadian man who was identified through contact tracing by the Ministry of Health and Wellness. This brings the number of confirmed cases of the viral illness to 86 – 44 women and 42 men. Sixty-seven people have recovered, with seven fatalities and 12 remain in isolation. The […]

    May 17, 2020Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  23. NAVIGATING THE SEA OF U.S. IMMIGRATION WITH MICHAEL JAY WILDES, ESQ

    BY ADRIANA SANDRINE ISAAC-RATTAN, INTERNATIONAL JOURNALIST Immigration has always been a sensitive issue perched on the front-burner in large jurisdictions including the United States. Strong advocacy on the diverse eyeshots of immigration offered by Michael Jay Wildes, Esq over the years, has cemented itself in some very prominent spaces, much of which can’t be easily […]

    May 17, 2020Books, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments
  24. DEMOLITION STARTS ON BAY ST FOR HYATT PROJECT

    Demolition began with Liquidation Centre on Bay Street, St Michael, even as Government and the property owners, the Mirchandani family, have failed to reach an agreement on the cost of the building. On May 15, Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley, Attorney General Dale Marshall, Minister of Tourism Kerrie Symmonds and developers of the Hyatt Ziva […]

    May 15, 2020Travel, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. Opposition Leader Dr Denzil Douglas calls for date for SKN general elections

    Former prime minister The Right Hon Dr Denzil Douglas on Wednesday night offered his St Kitts-Nevis Labour Party to the people of the twin-island federation as a legitimate, competent and compassionate government following the announcement earlier by Prime Minister Dr the Hon Timothy Harris that the National Assembly had been dissolved on Tuesday. “I find […]

    May 14, 2020Political, Video GalleryNo comments