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Tag Archives: Barbados

  1. Leadpipe and Saddis; ‘Looka Trouble (Rich & Happy Riddim)’ – Barbados

    Artwork by 1Oak Designs Executive Producers: R.H., Paul Parris & Pull De Trigga  

    May 17, 2021Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  2. NCSA sees an increase in clients for Counselling Programme

    The National Council on Substance Abuse (NCSA) has seen a slight increase in the number of people reaching out for counselling. During the month of March 2021 alone 37 counselling sessions were scheduled. Their clientele range in age from 13 to 71 and presented with substance use issues, emotional and behavioural issues. With Barbados still […]

    May 17, 2021HealthNo comments
  3. Revised dates, web site from Barbados Motoring Federation

    The Barbados Motoring Federation (BMF) published a provisional calendar for the rest of 2021 to allow competitors time to prepare, while discussions continue with Government bodies to clarify when spectators might return. Having made practical use of the down time caused by the Covid 19 pandemic, the Federation has developed a new web site, which […]

    May 16, 2021RallyNo comments
  4. DESTRUCTION OF DRUGS IN POLICE CUSTODY? WITHOUT PREJUDICE, NO INITIAL ALERT

    C A V E A T This item was sent to many media houses as Fait Accompli, it was claimed no Media House accepted the Invitation for the Destruction of the purported substances. However, not only Yours Truly but Nation, Barbados Today and Loop categorically stated no invitation was received. We were then told the […]

    May 16, 2021Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  5. BAC Hires New Quality Assurance Officer

    The Barbados Accreditation Council has a new Quality Assurance Officer. Ms Cassandra Earle-Hazell is the latest addition to the team, effective 3 May 2021. Cassandra holds a Master of Education degree (M.Ed.) in Organisational Management from Endicott College, Massachusetts, USA and a Bachelor of Science degree (BSc) in Economics and Accounting from the University of […]

    May 13, 2021BusinessNo comments
  6. Public Sector Entities to Benefit from the CCREEE Project Preparation Facility

    Last November, the Caribbean Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (CCREEE) launched the private sector stream of the Project Preparation Facility (PPF) and now, the Centre kicked-off their public sector stream with a roundtable discussion. Several high-level participants with focal areas ranging from energy and finance, to climate resilience and youth spoke under the […]

    May 11, 2021TechnologyNo comments
  7. Brighton drowning victim’s body washes ashore

    Officers located the body of Javonne Moise, who went missing at Brighton Beach, St Michael yesterday. Public Relations Officer Acting Inspector Rodney Inniss said Moise’s body was recovered at 8:20 this morning about 50 meters north of the same search area where he was last seen. Members of the Police Marine Unit, the Coast Guard […]

    May 10, 2021Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  8. Barbados Water Authority Using Non-Potable Water for Clean-up

    The Barbados Water Authority will be taking a leaf out of its own guidebook by using non-potable or recycled water as the process of washing down the headquarters, stations and reservoirs which began this weekend. The BWA confirmed the power washing of these facilities will be done using only non-potable water over a staggered period […]

    May 10, 2021EventsNo comments
  9. (Letter To The Editor) 1st National Hero of Independent Barbados, Sir Frank Worrell

    Sir Frank Worrell has fulfilled the necessary requirements for hero status, and throughout his life represented Barbados “when this fair land was young and sowed the seed from which our pride is sprung. A pride that makes no wanton boast of what it has withstood, that binds our hearts from coast to coast, the pride […]

    May 8, 2021Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  10. Barbadian Cops ‘US PRNEWS’ Graduate Student of the Year Award

    Barbadian public relations consultant Dr Pamala Proverbs, Managing Director of PRMR Inc. has copped the Graduate Student of the Year award in the prestigious US-based PRNEWS CSR and Diversity Awards. The CSR and Diversity Awards serve as a platform to recognize communicators from diverse multicultural backgrounds, public relations professionals from all genders and sexual orientations, […]

    May 8, 2021EducationNo comments
  11. New Metal Pearl 7’s instant scratch ticket offers exciting chances to win instant cash

    The Barbados Lottery’s new $5 instant scratch ticket game “Metal Pearl 7s” offers players 15 chances to win up to $50,000 on one ticket. The all-new dual instant scratch ticket game is easy to play, and players can win instantly with a high amount of cash and prizes. “We believe this new game will bring […]

    May 7, 2021Games, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. The Barbados Lottery Equips Youth, Education and Service Organisations with PPEs to Reduce the Spread of COVID-19

    The Barbados Lottery has reaffirmed its commitment to help protect the citizens of Barbados from the deadly COVID-19 virus with recent donations of PPEs and sanitization products to fifteen organizations including service, educational and youth-based institutions across the island. The targeted series of donations which occurred between January and April largely benefited the nation’s youth […]

    May 6, 2021Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  13. BARP appoints New Executive Manager

    The Barbados Association of Retired Persons Inc (BARP) just revealed the appointment of Kim Tudor as their Executive Manager. Miss Tudor with more than two decades of extensive leadership, management and business experience is well known in both the public and private sectors, given her previous roles that focused on the promotion of service excellence. […]

    May 6, 2021Business, FeaturedNo comments
  14. The Barbados Lottery Supporting Healthcare, Youth and Education

    The Barbados Cancer Society and Under-15 cricket sensations – twins, Daniel and Darius Joseph are among the latest recipients of thoughtful gifts from IGT Global Services Limited (IGT), manager and operator of The Barbados Lottery, through a recent donation of PPE equipment, sanitization products and $1,000 in gift vouchers, respectively. The PPE contributions were part […]

    May 5, 2021Breaking News, Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  15. Lockdown Blues? Gun Violence escalates… POLICE PROBE SHOOTING INCIDENT AT GREEN HILL CLOSE, SILVER HILL, CH CH

    Police at the Oistins Police Station responded to a report of a shooting incident that occurred about 9:05 pm on Monday 3rd May 2021 at Green Hill Close, Silver Hill, Christ Church. Four (4) persons received gunshot injuries and were transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for medical attention. Reports indicate that the victims were […]

    May 4, 2021Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  16. Have you prepared for Mother’s Day 2021? Petals Paradise has a cure, virtually! May 4, 2021Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. Despite Bajans being water wasteful after SVG’s LaSoufriere spoke, Barbados Water Authority still addresses why Potable Water Coming into the country

    C A V E A T Please note the title of this article was altered by this online publication, as well as any redacted humor intentionally placed for recalcitrant readers to see, so do not attempt to make this a political football or you will get stomped on… The Prime Minister indicated in her recent […]

    May 3, 2021Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  18. Temporary closure of bridge at Constitution Road

    The Barbados Tourism Investment Inc. (BTI) advises the public that there will be a temporary closure of the bridge at Constitution Road between John Beckles Drive and Nursery Drive from Wednesday, May 5 to Friday, May 28. The closure, due to the continuation of the Constitution River Project: Phase III, is to preserve public safety […]

    May 3, 2021Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  19. NUPW’s 3rd Vice President takes aim at Helm, to chagrin of Incumbent

    In view of the International celebration of Workers, an occasion that is also referred to as Workers’ Day or Labor Day, third Vice President of the National Union of Public Workers, Kimberley Agard, is publicly declaring her candidacy for the post of President in the upcoming general elections of the NUPW. The decision to contest […]

    May 3, 2021Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  20. BWA Introduces 24 Hour Tanker Service

    The Barbados Water Authority is working to meet the demand of its customers with the introduction of a 24-hour delivery service for its water tankers. The process will see the tanker teams continue to assist residents house to house while also refilling Community Tanks around the clock. Director of Engineering, Charles Leslie, explained that “due […]

    May 3, 2021Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  21. Want to learn Medical Spanish?

    Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc. has partnered with Canopy to equip frontline clinicians and administrative professionals alike with highly effective tools, and to ultimately elevate the quality of care for patients by breaking down the communication barrier. CanopyLearn Medical Spanish Online Courses are tailored for medical use and developed for the busy schedules of healthcare professionals. […]

    May 3, 2021Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments
  22. Police: Hindsbury Rd Girl Jalisa Clarke Located

    The Royal Barbados Police Force would like appreciate both locals and the media for all rendered assistance. Rodney Inniss – Insp. (Ag); Public Relations Officer

    May 2, 2021Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  23. BWA to Make Connections at Parish Land, St. Philip

    The Barbados Water Authority wishes to inform residents of St. Philip that it will be making connections at Parish Land between 10 am and 4 pm on Friday, April 30th. As a result, residents and businesses located between Parish Land and Pollard Land may suffer low pressure or water outages during this time. Customers are […]

    April 30, 2021Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  24. Bridgetown Global Shapers show support to those affected by La Soufrière eruption in St Vincent

    The Global Shapers – Bridgetown Hub has donated necessary water supplies in aid of Vincentians affected by the La Soufrière volcanic eruption with a donation to the Department of Emergency Management (DEM). Curator of the Global Shapers – Bridgetown Hub Camille Wiltshire expressed: “When we heard the call for donations for our Vincentian brothers and […]

    April 29, 2021CultureNo comments
  25. AG of Barbados remains Non-Committal over Decision handed down for ex-DLP Cabinet Minister

    I don’t think that I can usefully comment on the outcome of the criminal proceedings brought against Mr Inniss. The imposition of the penalty, as in our own judicial System, is entirely a matter for the US courts. That court heard the charges, presided over the case and listened to the mitigation. It is the […]

    April 28, 2021Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments