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Tag Archives: morality

  1. Whistleblowers can reap rewards from IRS

    The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) offers substantial rewards for information on people and businesses that don’t pay the taxes they owe the United States government. The IRS Whistleblower Office can award whistleblowers up to 30 percent of additional taxes, penalties and other amounts it collects following a tip. See Whistleblower-Informant-Award, How to File a Whistleblower […]

    April 10, 2016Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  2. “The Runner” (2015) – Nicolas Cage, Drama-Political HD

    In the aftermath of the BP oil spill, an idealistic but imperfect New Orleans politician (Nicolas Cage) finds his plans of restoration unraveling as his own life becomes contaminated with corruption, scandal and deceit.

    June 28, 2015Cinema, Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  3. “I-LIVED” fea. Shannon Collis, Jan Broberg & Sarah Power

    Josh Fosse is a 20-something guy whose life is going nowhere. His girl left, his rent is late, and he lacks a real job. He is trying to make it as an app reviewer online and decides to review a self help app called i-Lived for fun. He signs on and immediately his life turns […]

    June 5, 2015Cinema, Technology, Video GalleryNo comments
  4. CARICOM and its citizens are better protected if Legal Fraternity engages in Continuous Training

    The myth that any magistrate or Justice attains peak knowledge once donning their robes is just that, a myth, and true power wielded correctly for the region’s benefit can only be achieved by admitting that every judicial expert is a perpetual student. The Chief Justice went on to reinforce his statement by adding laws are […]

    May 31, 2015Education, FeaturedNo comments
  5. Rhoda Arrindell: “resounding themes” at Future of the Caribbean forum in Trinidad

    Linguist and author Dr. Rhoda Arrindell attended the international “Forum on the Future of the Caribbean” just held with the University of the West Indies (UWI) at the Hyatt Regency, Trinidad and Tobago. “Based on the conference banner of ‘Disruptive Thinking. Bold Action. Practical Outcomes,’ there were at least six resounding themes from the very beginning,” […]

    May 23, 2015EducationNo comments
  6. “The Moral Bucket List” (The Road to Character by David Brooks)

    With the wisdom, humor, curiosity, and sharp insights that have brought millions of readers to his New York Times column and his previous bestsellers, David Brooks has consistently illuminated our daily lives in surprising and original ways. In The Social Animal, he explored the neuroscience of human connection and how we can flourish together. Now, […]

    May 17, 2015Books, Education, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. 5th installment of Slow Food Barbados Farm-to-Table dinner series

    The sold-out event is one of several projects which continue to mobilise local and organic producers under the Slow Food ethos of “Good, Clean and Fair” food.

    May 10, 2015Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. ICBL Family Fun Walk & Run 2015: Traffic Management?

    All ages came and took part in the event, I even walked from home and back for the early photo shoot, but I was amazed how many motorists and ZR drivers were totally oblivious to the event despite a blitz on TV, web and radio plus print? They were angry and tried to turn around […]

    April 28, 2015Events, Photo GalleryNo comments

    The Annu institute for human development is hosting two community development events over the Easter weekend in Queen’s Park in Bridgetown. With this in mind, the Annu Institute is inviting all Barbadians to a community development forum on Easter Sunday, April 5th, from five to nine p.m. at the Steel Shed in Queen’s Park. The […]

    April 3, 2015Featured, NatureNo comments
  10. Former Dale Carnegie Instructor suggests 2015 Resolution, Drop Negativity

    Participants not only learned about Budgeting and Saving or How to Manage Credit as well as Planning for your Success. There was a motivational speaker at the “Your Financial Health” seminar which was held at Scotiabank Rockley

    February 10, 2015Business, Video GalleryNo comments
  11. “Good Kill” (2015) Ethan Hawke, Zoë Kravitz & January Jones: War Movie [HD]

    A fighter-pilot turned drone-pilot, based in Las Vegas, fights the Taliban by remote control for twelve hours a day, then goes home to the suburbs and feuds with his wife and kids for the other twelve. But the pilot is starting to question the mission. Is he creating more terrorists than he’s killing? Is he […]

    February 2, 2015Cinema, Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments
  12. Message from the CDEMA Executive Director on the 5th Anniversary of the Haiti Earthquake

    Five years ago on 12th January 2010, CDEMA was called to respond to the most catastrophic event in the history of the Agency. Haiti, a member of the CDEMA family had been struck by a 7.0 magnitude earthquake. This was the strongest earthquake recorded in this part of the Caribbean region. Over 300,000 persons died […]

    January 14, 2015NatureNo comments
  13. Which Barbadian & Caribbean Companies ignore Proposals or Requests? READ HERE & LEARN!

    There is a pervasive trend of companies who either originate in Barbados or have sprung from this rock or have done business here to ignore or perpetually postpone a query, proposal or an idea in the possible hope the person asking will give up or take the non-response as a negative. You may recall, not […]

    January 5, 2015Business, Editorial1 comment

    The Fair Trading Commission (FTC) is inviting all service providers, businesses, representatives of consumer groups, and other parties interested in the proposed merger of Cable & Wireless Communications PLC and Columbus International Inc. to submit comments on the merits and demerits of this merger. Comments should be sent to the Chief Executive Officer, Fair Trading […]

    December 24, 2014TechnologyNo comments

    Finally returned to store… After a lengthy discourse with owner’s wife who reprimanded myself for this article and her husband for refusing a solution, as co-owner of Gaalaxy Fashions at Sheraton Mall she instructed staff to let me get similar value of products in lieu of a refund. For those unfamiliar? It was Monday 11th November when I sought a […]

    November 23, 2014Business, EditorialNo comments
  16. Digicel Calls on TATT to withstand joint CABLE & WIRELESS/Columbus pressure to limit regulatory approvals process in Trinidad and Tobago

    Digicel is openly calling on the Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT) to hold firm and withstand the severe pressure being applied by UK based Cable and Wireless Communications (CWC) and Columbus International Inc. (Columbus) to rapidly approve the proposed acquisition of Columbus by CWC. Under the concessions granted to Columbus in Trinidad, CWC/Columbus […]

    November 23, 2014BusinessNo comments
  17. ‘CARICOM: Arrest “bun-wuk” before it spreads’ By Sir Ronald Sanders

    (EDITOR’S NOTE: Sir Ronald is being too kind in this article, I am also vehemently opposed to the parasitic and hedonistic philosophy which pervades here in Barbados, in my view it appears not to commence from from 1 PM but I’d say it starts about 10 or 11 AM! It is not only young people, […]

    July 6, 2014Editorial, Political1 comment
  18. Let’s work together to end AIDS: Statement from Dr. Edward Greene, UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy for HIV in the Caribbean on removing discriminatory laws

    I am saddened by the turn of events leading to the decision of the University of the West Indies (UWI) to terminate the post-retirement contract of Professor Brendan Bain as Director of the Caribbean HIV/AIDS Regional Training (CHART) Network. I am fully aware of the role and functions of CHART and, moreover, of the importance […]

    May 29, 2014HealthNo comments
  19. St James North Run Off: Edmund Hinkson wins Barbados Labour Party riding

    There were easily 2,000 adherents to the BLP’s gathering at St Alban’s over the weekend, who attended a heretofore unknown Run Off to establish a Candidate for a previously blooded MP in the House Of Assembly. Rawle Eastmond, St James North (SJN) MP, decided not to resume his nomination for a seat he held in […]

    February 6, 2012Controversy, Editorial, Video Gallery9 comments
  20. Barbados Labour Party told to Heal yet no Surgery nor Prescription Offered

    Owen Arthur insists the BLP, which has undergone a crisis in Leadership since October 18 in 2010, must heal itself in time for General Elections which are constitutionally due by April 2013. Arthur made the plea at an unprecedented Run Off held at St Alban’s Secondary over the weekend, gesticulating in a manner redolent of […]

    February 6, 2012Editorial, Featured, Political, Video Gallery8 comments