Not true unions cause of violence
Nation News

ALMOST 50 YEARS AGO after meeting the Reverend Leslie Lett for the first time, I developed great love and respect, held him in high esteem and still do so today. However, allow me to ask on what basis...

TALKBACK: Concern that crime could cripple tourism
Nation News

THERE HAS BEEN concern that Barbados’ reputation as a safe holiday destination will be marred by the crime wave which has gripped the island. That concern intensified last week after businessman Alfredo...

Alleyne still in need of $3 000
Nation News

THREE THOUSAND DOLLARS in seven days. That’s the additional money accident victim Tara Alleyne needs to get corrective surgery to be able to walk independently again. Her operation is scheduled...

Death probe
Nation News

POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING the death of a three-year-old girl on Friday after she was taken to hospital with several bruises about her body. DAILY NATION investigations revealed that Leila Lewis had...

‘Stop slide’
Nation News

PRIME MINISTER FREUNDEL STUART yesterday issued a strong warning in direct response to an upsurge in gun violence. He said his Government had no intention of being “a helpless spectator bound hand...

Police investigating death of 3-year-old
Nation News

POLICE HAVE COMMENCED an investigation into the unnatural death of a three-year-old girl who died at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital after 10 p.m. on Friday. Police public relations officer Acting Assistant...

Man charged with firearm, drug, money laundering offences
Nation News

FORTY-THREE-YEAR-OLD Edward Dacosta Gollop is expected to appear in court tomorrow charged with ten offences. Police executed a search warrant at his School Lane Road, St Michael residence on Thursday...

Teenage boy, police constable injured in shooting incidents
Nation News

POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING the shooting of a female police constable and a 14-year-old boy in separate incidents last night. Public relations officer Acting Assistant Superintendent David Welch said...

Independence, sporting heroes and magnificent queens too!
Trinidad Guardian

‘Usain Bolt is a real boss!’ Trinidad and Tobago celebrates its fifty-third Independence anniversary tomorrow so we could use that common T&T phrase to describe the unbelievable efforts and successes of the...

JEFF BROOMES: We must act before it’s too late
Nation News

THE CURRENT upsurge in crime and violence especially among the youth must be troubling, worrisome and a million other emotionally disturbing impacts.        Our country is better than this and is deserving...

Ten years later, resilient New Orleans reflects on Katrina
Nation News

NEW ORLEANS – From the Lower Ninth Ward to the Super Dome, New Orleans launched a day of events on Saturday to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, paying tribute to its victims and homage...

Man shot at Fitts Village
Nation News

POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING a shooting which occurred this evening around 5:30 in Fitts Village, St James. Reports are that a 27-year-old man was shot in his back. Police have not yet revealed the...

MAVIS BECKLES: Who is tuh blame?
Nation News

PEOPLE IS SOMETHING ELSE HEAR? Now, duh got all kinds o’ gun play gine on all ovah Barbados. All kinds o’ people getting shoot up or killed all the time. All sorts o’ violence happening against the very...

Student dies after shooting at Georgia university
Nation News

A STUDENT AT Savannah State University in Georgia died on Friday after being shot on campus, prompting a two-hour lockdown as police swept the area for the shooter, a school official said. Christopher...

OUTSIDE THE PULPIT: Let trouble trees learn a trade
Nation News

And when the blood of Stephen they witness was shed. I also was standing by and approving and keeping the garments of those who killed him. – Acts 22:20   I AM forced once again to write about...

Masked menace
Nation News

A BATTERED and bloodied restaurateur who was robbed as he served scores of guests, many of them tourists, is worried that the current crime wave will badly hurt the country’s main revenue earner. Alfredo...

Online posts by Virginia shooter show alarming trend
Nation News

WASHINGTON – Social media posts by the man suspected of brazenly shooting two television journalists during a live broadcast in Virginia show a disturbing trend of unashamed exhibition of his crimes on...

Tapas Restaurant owner assaulted during robbery
Nation News

OWNER OF TAPAS Restaurant Alfredo Giovine says he is considering stepping up security at his Hastings, Christ Church business after two masked men made off with the cash register last night. Giovine,...

St Joseph man on ammunition charges
Nation News

POLICE HAVE ARRESTED and charged Kevin Jamar Parris of Bissex Housing Area, St Joseph with the offence of unlawful possession of ammunition . Police public relations officer Acting Assistant Superintendent...

EDITORIAL: Saving youth the better approach
Nation News

ALL IS NOT lost with our young people. Instead of bemoaning what is happening in our society, especially in light of recent shootings that have ended tragically for some, and the concern voiced generally...

‘Thriving market’ for stolen produce
Nation News

A THRIVING underground market for stolen produce is driving the businesses of some farmers into the ground. In the face of a sustained assault on farms, president of the Barbados Agricultural Society...

NATION newscast August 26, 2015
Nation News

In tonight's news: Bajans into the semifinals of 110 metres hurdles at the World Championships. An eighth man is charged in the Bush Hall murder of primary school teacher. The humble cassava...

Eighth man charged with murder
Nation News

POLICE HAVE ARRESTED and charged an eighth man with the offence of murder in relation to the shooting death of Dwight Holder which occurred on August 6, 2015. Twenty-four-year-old Rio Richian Jelani...

Man charged with firearm and drug offences
Nation News

A ST JAMES man has been remanded to prison on firearm and drug charges after appearing in the District “A” Magistrates’ Court on Monday. He is 42-year-old Ronald Alexander White of Husbands...

Derby—an open affair on Sept 24
Trinidad Guardian

With most of the Classics completed, attention switches to the Trinidad Derby on September 24.   A glance at the 23 nominees shows Luger, Manu Mahal, Morning Calm, Root of Jesse and U.S. Marshall, all maidens—will...

Man shot at Vauxhall
Nation News

A 20-YEAR-OLD man reportedly suffered a gunshot injury to the foot tonight while he was at Vauxhall, Christ Church. Reports indicated a group of unknown men in a car opened gunfire near Forde's Shop...

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Barbara dougla-pond (guest): Further. Under no circumstances was Judy responsible for Loren calling her mother. She had nothing what so ever to do with that. Jurina would have never asked you to put that lying shit on the...

Methodist Training Centre Opened In Orange Hill, St. Ann Montego Bay
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Jackie Ramperaud (guest): I think he was coming back from work

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Shanell Watkinon-Peterso (guest): I enjoyed reading this article. We in the Caribbean have much fruits an vegetables which we should be thankful for.

Anil Roberts for Sports Ministry
anil dewan (guest): 7074092286