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  1. Analysing the last four winning horses of the King George VI Chase

    The festive period is upon us, which for horse racing fans means just one thing – the King George VI is just around the corner! The iconic Boxing Day meeting at Kempton is going to be like no other, as coronavirus restrictions mean there will be a limited number of boisterous racegoers in attendance. As […]

    November 30, 2020Breaking News, Featured, SportsNo comments
  2. Essential Workers Celebrated with New Glow-in-the-Dark Coin

    The Central Bank of Barbados has unveiled a limited-edition glow-in-the-dark circulation coin that is being issued as a tribute to Barbados’ essential workers. The one-dollar coin, on which the flying fish and waves are now painted blue, will go into circulation from December 1. During a virtual event to launch the coin, Governor Cleviston Haynes […]

    November 30, 2020Events, Video GalleryNo comments
  3. ‘Race for a Cause BAR Singles’ Raises Funds for Three Barbadian Charities

    The Barbados Adventure Race (BAR) introduced a new concept this year with its Race for a Cause BAR Singles powered by the Amarone Charitable Trust (ACT). The event took place the morning of Saturday, November 21st at PEG Farm and Nature Reserve. This event had three charities as recipients inclusive of: the Heart and Stroke […]

    November 30, 2020Athletics, FeaturedNo comments
  4. We Still Gatherin’ Barbados: Happy 54th Independence November 30, 2020Events, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. Antigua and Barbuda’s CDC rating to be de-escalated tomorrow Monday

    The level of Antigua and Barbuda’s categorisation by the US CDC will be deescalated to Level 2 tomorrow Monday 30th November. Foreign Affairs Minister E.P. Chet Greene disclosed that, following intervention by Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States, Sir Ronald Sanders, CDC provided advance information, in writing, last Thursday that the Travel Health […]

    November 29, 2020HealthNo comments
  6. Caribbean Theatrical Production Streams Online

    “It is not the strongest of the species that survives, it is the one that is the most adaptable to change.” ~ Charles Darwin The current global pandemic has had a crippling effect on theatre and live performances around the world. In an effort to adapt to the new normal, theatre practitioners have been going […]

    November 29, 2020CultureNo comments
  7. Difficult Conversations, Part 2 – When Truth is the Enemy

    During our lifetimes, we will likely care about things enough to do something about them. We may feel compelled to speak, write, march, or simply stand with those doing so. That is activism, and the aim is to influence our elected politicians to change government policies. There are two types of activists. There are those […]

    November 27, 2020PoliticalNo comments
  8. NEW TRAINING FOR DEAF FARMERS IS A BIG SUCCESS

    Members of the deaf community are now the newest recipients of certification in the Backyard Gardening Project. The 4-week initiative was a joint collaboration of The Deaf Heart Project, Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), FarmFinder Global and the Ministry of Agriculture. Training sessions were held at the Irving Wilson School during the month […]

    November 27, 2020Agriculture, FeaturedNo comments
  9. RPB’s Red Foundation Makes Its Way to St Lucy for the Last Leg of its Charity Walk

    Stedson “Red Plastic Bag” Wiltshire started his trek across the island to raise funds for Barbadians in need at Ragged Point, St. Philip, on November 8th. This Sunday he, and his Red Foundation, will complete the fourth and final leg of the month long virtual fundraiser “Walk the Talk – Walk as One”, with a […]

    November 26, 2020AthleticsNo comments
  10. Virgin Atlantic appoints Hannah Swift as Caribbean Country Manager

    Virgin Atlantic is delighted to announce the appointment of Hannah Swift as the airline’s Country Manager for the Caribbean. Hannah is responsible for the airline’s daily commercial activity in the region including sales, marketing, reservations and ticketing. Hannah Swift, Country Manager, Caribbean commented: “I am thrilled to be taking on this role for Virgin Atlantic. […]

    November 26, 2020Breaking News, Featured, TravelNo comments
  11. Transport Ministry notes sluice gate in Worthing is open ’til 26th Nov by 6 am

    The Ministry of Transport, Works and Water Resources advises the public that the sluice gate in Worthing was open from six this morning of Wednesday 25th November until 6:00 A.M., tomorrow, Thursday 26th November. (ATTN, OBSERVATION: NO ASSIGNATION OF CHARACTERS REAL, LIVING, DEAD OR UNDEAD HAVE BEEN SO APPORTIONED; PHOTOS USED BY AUTHOR HAVE BEEN […]

    November 25, 2020Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. Positive returns for Fortress Funds in third quarter of 2020

    Fortress Fund Managers has reported gains across all of its Barbados dollar funds for the third quarter of 2020. This was as “gradual healing” in global financial markets continued in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The leading fund manager made this announcement in its September 2020 quarterly report, recently shared with its investors. Fortress […]

    November 25, 2020Business1 comment
  13. BRA Reminds Overseas Property Owners to Submit Email Address

    Due to delays with the delivery of international mail, the Barbados Revenue Authority is urging property owners overseas to request a copy of their 2020-2021 Land Tax bills via email. Property owners should visit the Authority’s website at bra.gov.bb to download and complete a Change of Land Tax Mailing Address form, which should then be […]

    November 25, 2020BusinessNo comments
  14. Limited Edition Circulation Coin to Pay Tribute to Essential Workers

    The Central Bank of Barbados will pay tribute to the island’s essential workers with a limited-edition circulation coin. The coin will be unveiled during a virtual launch on Thursday 26th November at 8:05 p.m. The event will be broadcast on CBC TV8 and streamed on the Bank’s website and social media accounts. “Like so many […]

    November 24, 2020Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  15. CIBC FIRSTCARIBBEAN ASSISTS CARIBBEAN ANTI-HUMAN TRAFFICKING FOUNDATION

    Closed borders and the difficulties of travel due to the COVID-19 pandemic have resulted in a number of people being stranded in Barbados and around the world, some without food, basic medicines and the means by which they can return to their homeland. Most of these people are often exploited; some may even have been […]

    November 24, 2020EventsNo comments
  16. CHANGES TO THE QEH MEDICATION DELIVERY SERVICE

    There will be a number of changes to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital’s medication delivery service for its out-patient clientele effective Tuesday 1st December 2020. Chief among these modifications, the Barbados Postal Service will join Hopscotch to facilitate the delivery of medication; and a small delivery fee of Bds $10 or $16 based on the size […]

    November 24, 2020Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. CIF denies any connection to Likud Party: why reach out to Region?

    “Israel has been slow to admit Ethiopians whose ancestors converted to Christianity, not seeing them as fully Jewish even if they practice Judaism.” – Israel Accepts Ethiopians of Jewish Descent, but Fewer Than Promised, New York Times 13/10/2020 Relations between Tel Aviv and Addis Ababa could be smoother and the path has been made rockier […]

    November 23, 2020Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  18. Former Nigerian Finance Minister to Speak at Scott Lecture

    Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, a global finance expert and former Minister of Finance in Nigeria, will be the featured guest for the 45th Sir Winston Scott Memorial Lecture, which will take place as an online event on Monday, November 23 at 8:05 p.m. It will be broadcast live on CBC TV8 and live-streamed on the Central […]

    November 23, 2020Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. Caribbean Against Apartheid in Palestine 28/11/2020 November 23, 2020Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  20. INHERITANCE (2020) Lily Collins, Simon Pegg – Thriller HD

    A patriarch of a wealthy and powerful family suddenly passes away, leaving his daughter with a shocking secret inheritance that threatens to unravel and destroy the family.

    November 21, 2020Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  21. WILD MOUNTAIN THYME (2020) Emily Blunt, Jamie Dornan – Romantic Dramedy HD

    A pair of star-crossed lovers in Ireland get caught up in their family’s land dispute.

    November 21, 2020Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  22. THE RIDE (2020) Ludacris, Drama

    The inspiring story of a BMX champion who overcame an abusive childhood through the love and life lessons of his interracial foster family.

    November 20, 2020Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  23. UWI Scientist, Professor John Agard appointed by UN Secretary-General to co-chair 2023 Global Sustainable Development Report team

    Professor John Agard, a leading scientist from the Department of Life Sciences at The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus has been appointed by UN Secretary-General, António Guterres to help draft the 2023 Global Sustainable Development Report. Professor Agard joins a diverse group of 15 independent scientists around the world, representing a wide […]

    November 20, 2020EducationNo comments
  24. TWO WEEKS TO LIVE (2020) Maisie Williams, Thriller Series HBO-MAX

    A woman sets out on a secret mission to honour her father, who died under mysterious circumstances when she was a young girl.

    November 19, 2020Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. CDEMA signs MoU with interCaribbean Airways Ltd to strengthen disaster relief efforts

    The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) and interCaribbean Airways Ltd. officially signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today, establishing a mutual agreement for the movement of relief personnel and supplies, necessary for providing an immediate coordinated response to regional disasters. The official signing was facilitated at a virtual event with Ms Elizabeth Riley, Executive […]

    November 19, 2020TravelNo comments