Sheriff’s son second in speed event
Nation News

THE OPPORTUNITY TO be at the wheel of the Subaru Impreza WRC S12B of his legendary father Roger ‘The Sheriff’ Skeete made the world of difference for Dane Skeete last weekend. Dane finished second...

HIV a hard lesson
Nation News

EDUCATING CHILDREN ABOUT HIV/AIDS is proving to be a challenge for social workers. This observation was made by community nutrition officer, Stacia Whittaker, of the HIV/AIDS Food Bank. She said children...

Maxwell folk fixing road
Nation News

THE BADLY-DAMAGED Maxwell Coast Road is finally being fixed. That news would undoubtedly make residents happy, if only it was not them who were shelling out thousands of dollars to repair it themselves....

Beauty’s back
Nation News

WHEN SEVEN-YEAR-OLD Beauty was rescued by a team from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) three months ago, she was nothing but skin and bones. Now the loving pitbull...

Met officials monitoring weather systems
Nation News

THE BARBADOS METEOROLOGICAL Services is currently monitoring the progress of a series of low pressure systems over the Atlantic. Of immediate interest is the system closest to us which was centred...

Call for nominations for St Michael constituencies
Nation News

Past and present residents of the St Michael North East, St Michael West Central and St Michael North  are invited to submit nominations for their respective award ceremonies.  There are several award...

The choice is ours
Nation News

AS MY FRIEND Smokey says, I may be wrong as I usually am, but I still cannot help feeling that many of us, including our Attorney General (AG), are still unable to differentiate between a deterrent and...

Carifesta a gateway to EPA
Nation News

BARBADOS IS LEVERAGING its $6 million investment in CARIFESTA XIII against the opportunities to break into the European Union’s (EU) cultural industries market. Minister of Culture Stephen Lashley...

Hot Blackbirds debut
Nation News

AFTER JUST ONE game in their debut senior volleyball season UWI Blackbirds have hinted at the domination which their other teams have achieved in other sports disciplines. Boasting a very powerful...

PV retrofit to save US$16m
Nation News

THE RETROFITTING OF 13 public buildings with solar photovoltaic systems (PVs) is expected to yield over US$16 million in benefits. This was revealed yesterday by Minister in the Office of the Prime...

No shortage of eggs or poultry
Nation News

THERE IS NO shortage of eggs and poultry in Barbados. Though the recent hot temperatures have led to a rise in mortality and loss of productivity among the birds, the Barbados Egg and Poultry Producers...

BWU eases up
Nation News

A THREAT TO disrupt the CARIFESTA celebrations has been averted, for now. For the past two days, officials from the Barbados Workers’ Union (BWU) have been engaged in high level meetings with management...

Temporary traffic arrangements for CARIFESTA XIII Parade
Nation News

THE TRAVELLING PUBLIC is asked to note that a number of temporary road changes will be in place on Friday to facilitate the CARIFESTA XIII Parade which will assemble in Queen’s Park and make its way to...

Hunte is new director of international business
Nation News

ATTORNEY-AT-LAW AND former deputy registrar with responsibility for the Copyright Division at the Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO), Kevin Hunte, has been appointed to the post...

Sharapova awarded main draw wildcard at US Open
Nation News

Former world number one Maria Sharapova will make her first grand slam appearance in over 18 months after she was awarded a main-draw wildcard for the upcoming US Open, organisers said on Tuesday.  ...

Men to discuss dementia
Nation News

THE BRANFORD TAITT POLYCLINIC’S Men’s Health Group will meet on Thursday, August 17, at the polyclinic, Black Rock Main Road, St Michael, at 6 p.m. President of the Barbados Alzheimer’s Association,...

Ministry set up to maintain roads
Nation News

It would be like a dream come true if the Ministry of Transport and Works can attend to some urgent issues which affect motorists and pedestrians all across Barbados. It would also mean that the ministry...

Students put science to the test
Nation News

SEVENTEEN-YEAR-OLD Diego Lascurain was among students breathing a sigh of relief Friday after successfully completing a programme focused on boosting the skills of teens in the areas of science, technology,...

Hard starts
Nation News

FORMER QUEENS Deacons and Chargers made poor starts to the 2017 Goddard Enterprises Limited senior knockouts when the new season served off on Sunday night at Oldbury, St Philip. Deacons were stunned...

Grand Carifesta parade
Nation News

DELEGATIONS FROM 27 Caribbean countries will take to the streets of Bridgetown on Friday in a spectacular procession to Kensington Oval for the opening ceremony of CARIFESTA XIII. The parade of countries...

Taxi-men: No to Uber
Nation News

THE WORLD-WIDE ride-hailing transportation service Uber is making moves to enter the Barbados market but local traditional taxi operators are fuming over the news. Minister of Tourism Richard Sealy...

CXC records slight decline in candidates taking 2016-17 exams
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Barbados-based Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) on Monday reported a decline in the number of candidates who registered for major exams in the 2016-2017 academic year.

Upgrades to primary & nursery schools to end August 21
Nation News

THE PROGRAMME OF special repairs and upgrades to primary and nursery schools is now well under way for 2017, with the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (METI), set to spend approximately...

BARBADOS-EARTHQUAKE-Barbados rattled by minor earthquake
Antigua Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Aug 14, CMC – An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.8 rattled Barbados early Monday, but there were no reports of any injuries or damage. The Trinidad-based Seismic Research Center (SRC) of the...

National Development, Commonwealth scholars announced
Nation News

THIS YEAR, THERE are six National Development Scholarship winners and one Commonwealth Scholar. The list of winners was announced this morning by Minister of Education Ronald Jones at the ministry's...

SOCIAL SCENE: Crop Over treat for journalists
Nation News

INTERNATIONAL JOURNALISTS IN Barbados to cover Crop Over got another sample of the island’s culinary fare when the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) hosted a reception at the popular Cin Cin restaurant...

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