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  1. Suspected Murder-Suicide in Green Point, St Philip

    Police can confirm a report reading of a double homicide in Green point St. Philip.  They confirmed only one death at this stage. One female is deceased. There is a male who is still alive at present and ambulance personnel have been summoned for medical attention. Will update as soon as other info becomes available […]

    August 28, 2020Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  2. The Global Shapers – Bridgetown Hub Extends a Helping Hand

    The Global Shapers – Bridgetown Hub has provided donations for the HIV Food Bank on two occasions to assist the charity with supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic. The first of its two drives provided food stuff in early July while the second drive provided toiletries to the charity last week. Curator of the Global Shapers […]

    August 28, 2020EventsNo comments

    Windward’s tennis team ended their undefeated season on Sunday August 23rd, when they were victorious over Ocean View Tennis Club. Playing at the National Tennis Centre under sunny skies, the defending champs were immediately put under pressure, losing the women’s doubles match between the team of Chloe Weekes & Kristina Evelyn against Hannah Chambers & […]

    August 28, 2020SportsNo comments
  4. Leon strikes ‘Gold’ with Going for Gold and The Barbados Lottery!

    Leon Harewood continues to celebrate and count his blessings as the recent Barbados Lottery $20,000 Going for Gold instant scratch ticket game winner. During a recent visit to The Barbados Lottery retail agent at Jan’s Minimart in Westbury, St. Michael, Mr. Harewood purchased two $3 scratch tickets, randomly chosen by the cashier. This casual purchase […]

    August 28, 2020Breaking News, Featured, GamesNo comments

    “Guayaberas,” the linen or cotton shirt favored for weddings and casually-elegant affairs in the Dominican Republic, is getting a boost after King Felipe VI of Spain has been photographed wearing it, instead of a jacket. El Caribe newspaper brings up the subject with a feature just published. The shirt is especially used instead of suit-and-tie […]

    August 27, 2020FashionNo comments

    Twenty school children will be able to log on and benefit from the online schooling that is likely to continue into the new school term as a result of a three way partnership between the Rotary Club of Barbados, the Ministry of Education Technological and Vocational Training and a local bank. CIBC FirstCaribbean recently presented […]

    August 27, 2020Education, FeaturedNo comments

    The Royal Barbados Police Force appeal for Bajans to help locate missing 28 year old David Omar Thompson from Mount Standfast, Saint James. Description Circumstances: He was reported missing by his girlfriend Resheda Cadogan who last saw him on Sunday 23rd August 2020 about 5:00pm. Anyone with information relative to the whereabouts of David Omar […]

    August 26, 2020Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  8. Teen gone missing from Martindale’s Rd, have you seen her?

    Police are urging Barbadians to help locate 14 year old Jade Barnett formerly of Martindale’s Road, St. Michael – but now a ward of the Marina Brewster Children’s Home. Description She is about 5 feet 4 inches tall, has a dark complexion, slim build and has straightened hair. She has long legs and a wound […]

    August 26, 2020ControversyNo comments
  9. Touch Rugby with U19 Sevens on Saturday 29th August at the Garrison August 26, 2020Photo Gallery, RugbyNo comments
  10. Apes Hill Pumping Station Offline

    The Barbados Water Authority wishes to inform the public that today Wednesday, August 26th its Pumping Station at Apes Hill is offline due to low reservoir levels. This is affecting customers connected to the Castle Grant distribution system and therefore residents in some parts of St. James, St. Andrew, St. Thomas and St. Joseph may […]

    August 26, 2020Breaking News, TechnologyNo comments

    Police are carrying out investigations into a shooting incident which occurred on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at Browne’s Gap, Sargents Village, Christ Church. Circumstances Demarkko Combs 25 years of Browne’s Gap, Sargents Village, Christ Church, reported that about 7:30pm he was sitting at the side of his house with Zaquone Jones 18 years of Harpers […]

    August 26, 2020CrimeNo comments
  12. ‘I Am Woman’ with Tilda Cobham-Hervey, Danielle Macdonald, Evan Peters and Matty Cardarople

    The story of 1970s musician and activist Helen Reddy (Tilda Cobham-Hervey).

    August 26, 2020Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  13. ‘The Sleepover’ with Joe Manganiello, Malin Akerman & Ken Marino, Karla Souza

    When two siblings discover their seemingly normal mom is a former thief in witness protection who has been forced to pull one last job, they team up to rescue her over the course of an action-packed night.

    August 26, 2020Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  14. Spin and chaos reign as Amazon Warriors make history

    Guyana Amazon Warriors overcame losing 10/62 in 81 balls and a vintage onslaught from Andre Russell to record the lowest successful defence in Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) history in an astonishing game against the Jamaica Tallawahs. After a Powerplay charge the Amazon Warriors lost 10/62 as Mujeeb-ur-Rahman and Sandeep Lamichhane ran riot. But last […]

    August 26, 2020CricketNo comments
  15. Courtesy Call to new Transport Minister from Chinese Ambassador, Yan Xiusheng

    At a recent courtesy call by the Ambassador of the Republic of China to the Ministry of Transport, Works and Water Resources, the newly appointed Minister of Transport, Works and Water Resources, Ian Gooding-Edghill stated the Government of Barbados continues to value their mutual cooperation and the assistance the Embassy continues to provide to the […]

    August 25, 2020PoliticalNo comments
  16. Critical Thinking: John Leguizamo, Rachel Bay Jones & Michael Kenneth Williams

    The true story of the Miami Jackson High School chess team which was the first inner city team to win the U.S. National Chess Championship.

    August 25, 2020Games, Video GalleryNo comments
  17. “THE BATMAN” with Andy Serkis, Zoë Kravitz, Robert Pattinson & Colin Farrell

    Finally, a movie that utilises Batman as a detective. Riddler is just the perfect villain for such a movie.

    August 25, 2020Books, Video GalleryNo comments
  18. Maritime Affairs Minister sees Job Potential through Multi-departmental “Swim For Life” project

    Kirk Humphrey – Minister of #MMABE the Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy Ministry engaged with reporters this weekend at the Aquatic Centre in #Wildey to give an update on the Multi-Departmental initiative ensuring a new generation of young #Barbadians have a skillset which entails a healthy respect for water – be it ocean or […]

    August 24, 2020Nature, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. BWA ploughing Tens of Millions into St John, looking to complete in 2021

    The Barbados Water Authority is moving forward with the project to augment the water supply into the water starved sections of St. Andrew, St. Thomas, St. John and St. Joseph. In order to achieve this, infrastructural upgrades are required to move the water from the Vineyard Reservoir in St. Philip to Golden Ridge in St. […]

    August 24, 2020Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  20. “Denny, Nelson, and the Dishonourables” by Grenville Phillips II

    Yesterday (Sat 22 Aug 2020), David Denny led a protest against Nelson’s statue. I promised Adrian Green that I would join Denny, if anyone could provide any credible evidence supporting the claims made against Nelson. No one did. I have repeatedly stated that if Nelson is really this evil racist enslaver, and white-supremacist mass-murder of […]

    August 24, 2020Controversy, EditorialNo comments
  21. “Birthday surprise with Mega 6 Jackpot win in August!”

    A birthday may only come once a year, but Ravendra Persaud is celebrating his good fortune as the third Mega 6 Jackpot winner of $440,000.00 with The Barbados Lottery in August 2020. Mr. Persaud purchased his winning ticket for Draw 4562 on Tuesday August 04, 2020, exactly four days before his 27th birthday, from The […]

    August 22, 2020Breaking News, Featured, GamesNo comments

    The biggest party in sport is back, and now fans can enjoy the experience from the comfort of their homes in a whole new way. Digicel and Hero Caribbean Premier League have committed to bringing the ultimate CPL experience to persons at home or on-the-go. With the Covid-19 pandemic altering the way things are done, […]

    August 22, 2020CricketNo comments

    Opportunities for ex-offenders to work as landscapers have been made available through an initiative by the National HIV/AIDS Commission and Prison Fellowship Barbados. This was announced recently by executive director of Prison Fellowship Barbados, Neil Dowden who launched an appeal to Barbadians in need of landscaping service to contact the organisation. Dowden said that the […]

    August 22, 2020Events, FeaturedNo comments
  24. Barbadian heads to United States under Fulbright LASPAU Scholarship Program

    The U.S. Embassy in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean is pleased to announce that Xavier Caddle is the Fulbright LASPAU recipient for this academic year. Xavier has been accepted to pursue a PhD in Computer Science at the University of Central Florida beginning in the Fall of 2020. The Fulbright LASPAU program is affiliated with […]

    August 21, 2020EducationNo comments
  25. “PRIVATE VS. PUBLIC REMOVAL OF NELSON” by Dave & Marcia Weekes

    Dr. Anthony Gabby Carter and other leading Pan-Africanists have joined forces to make the following announcement to the government of Barbados. Are we trying to please a certain sector of our business community by trying to remove Horatio Nelson ‘s Statue PRIVATELY? There are rumours going around that the removal of Horacio Nelson’s Statue will […]

    August 21, 2020Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments