Record Guyanese attendance at 50th Independence fair in Barbados
Kaieteur News

Guyanese in Barbados established what is believed to be a record for attendance at the spacious Plantation Theatre when they filled the venue to overflowing Sunday. The occasion was a fair and concert observing the 50th...

Public urged to wear green on Friday
Nation News

MEMBERS OF THE public are being encouraged to wear green this Friday, June 3, in celebration of World Environment Day, which falls on Sunday, June 5. This will also form part of the Ministry of the...

Nation newscast May 30, 2016
Nation News

In tonight's news: BAS CEO says onion and poultry production are up but imports continue. A warning that government will have to pay for abandoning the Cahill plant. Julian “Michael Jackson”...

Reverend Byer laid to rest
Nation News

REVEREND DR EDWIN Rudolph Byer was laid to rest today in a ceremony and burial at the St George Parish Church. Byer, who lost his battle against Alzheimer’s disease, was 75 years old at the time of...

Cooking with Nicholas
Nation News

Nicholas Ifill will get his first taste of a big international cooking competition next week. The 20-year-old is part of the Barbados culinary team going to Taste Of The Caribbean in Miami from June 6...

MONDAY MAN: Tannis tall on banking
Nation News

HOW DOES A money-strapped little boy from a working class family in Barbarees Hill and later The Pine, St Michael, go from packing bags in a supermarket to managing million and billion dollar funds? ...

Great gains from BMEX project
Nation News

THE Scienmentalist Medical Soaps, scrubs, and soaks sold by The St Michael School’s Environmental Science Club at BMEX this year were a hit. With more focus these days on science and technology, the...

Killing of gorilla to save boy at Ohio zoo sparks outrage
Nation News

The killing of a gorilla at the Cincinnati Zoo after a four-year-old boy tumbled into the ape's enclosure triggered outrage and questions about safety, but zoo officials called the decision to use lethal...

Plan not yet final
Nation News

PARLIAMENT HAS ALREADY GIVEN its approval, but the near $100 million rescue plan for British American Insurance Company (Barbados) Limited (BAICO) is not a done deal. The DAILY NATION has confirmed...

Motion against McDowall
Nation News

PRESIDENT OF THE National Union of Public Workers (NUPW), Akanni McDowall, is being accused of behaving in a way that could fracture the organisation, causing strike action at the secretariat and, among...

Awesome Gospel
Nation News

Thousands soaked up the sweet gospel beats at theFlow One Awesome Day at Farley Hill National Park yesterday, the climax of GospelFest 2016. Patrons streamed into the St Peter park, many with their...

WILD COOT: Misuse of savings
Nation News

“Ignoratione rerum bonarum et malarum, maxime hominum vita vexetur” (The inability to tell good from evil is the greatest worry of man’s life). – Cicero. TRADITIONALLY BANKS have used the savings of...

Layne: Auditor General being ignored
Nation News

THE AUDITOR GENERAL’S REPORT clearly shows a flagrant disregard for the public’s purse. That was the opinion of retired permanent secretary in the Ministry of Finance, William Layne, as he commented...

Win for media and guests
Nation News

STARCOM Network and the Nation Publishing Company combined to get down to brass tacks and write the perfect script on Saturday night. Some members of the Cabinet, however, might have lost a no-confidence...

Blazing Panton
Nation News

JAMAICAN Jeff Panton and Frenchman Simon Jean-Joseph dazzled thousands of Barbadians with a super exhibition of driving at the Flow King of the Hill speed event on the streets of St Thomas yesterday. ...

DEAR CHRISTINE: Depressed I’m still seeing ex
Nation News

Dear Christine, I was hopelessly in love with a man for four years. But because he kept running around with other women, I broke up the relationship. Soon after, I met a really nice gentleman who...

TALKBACK: Wide support for Ellerslie board’s decision
Nation News

THE BOARD OF MANAGEMENT at Ellerslie Secondary School has delivered its preliminary recommendations into an incident involving a 14-year-old student and a female teacher earlier this year. It has decided...

The downside of discounts
Nation News

TODAY I highlight two negatives, one involving discounts and the other the push for women’s equality. In pricing goods and services, a business has to gauge the percentage mark-up that will encompass...

LOUISE FAIRSAVE: Loan repayment
Nation News

THIS ARTICLE DISCUSSES the scenario for consideration in this series of presentations on using debt wisely: Is the statement, “Loans which allow flexible repayments are better than those that do not”,...

HEALING HERBS: Bilimbi has health benefits
Nation News

THIS WORLD OF herbal plants has many surprises. On April 9 I received an email from Angela Worrell which detailed her donation of a bilimbi tree. Whatever inspired her spirit to donate this seedling...

ALTAR CALL: Hold on and keep the faith
Nation News

STAY IN THE FIGHT, stay focused, faithful and in favour with God. This was the message Pastor Kelvin Phillips of New Beginning Ministries gave to the congregation, and particularly to Sister Esterline...

Ultimate worship
Nation News

KENSINGTON OVAL rocked Saturday night. It was the sound and movement of thousands of Christians dancing. Proudly waving the Barbados flag, patrons attending the Courts Ultimate Gospel show thoroughly...

Death shock
Nation News

EVEN THOUGH DEREK LOVELL displayed some recent behaviour described as “strange”, Fabian Sargeant did not believe that it would end with his sister Kimberly Lovell’s death at her husband’s hands. As...

Government continuing fight against NCDs
Nation News

MINISTER OF HEALTH John Boyce wants the future of health care in Barbados to be completed through a full-country approach. Boyce made the comment yesterday during an interview while attending the 69th...

Jessica's navel string 'right here'
Nation News

NO MATTER WHERE Jessica Odle-Baril lives, she will never lose the sense or sight of her roots.  “For me, to be a Barbadian means to have that sense of the navel string really connected and all things...

BARBADOS' BEST EMPLOYERS: Human capital holds the key
Nation News

BARBADIAN BUSINESS LEADERS, corporate executives and other individuals have an opportunity to get an expert view on how they can maximise the effectiveness of their workforce. The chance will come...

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