World Athletics Championships: Bolt limps out in final race, Jamaica last in 4x100m relay

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Highlights1Bolt fell down in the middle of the race2Britain went on to win gold in 37.47 seconds, 0.05 seconds ahead of the United States3Bolt ended his stellar career in excruciating pain.Usain Bolt ended his stellar career in excruciating pain.The Jamaican great crumpled to the track with a left-leg injury as he was chasing a final Read More

Slick Britain win 4×100 relay as Bolt pulls up

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LONDON,  (Reuters) – Usain Bolt’s final appearance on the track ended in agony on Saturday as he pulled up injured running the final leg of the World Championships 4×100 metres relay as Britain stunned the United States to win a shock gold medal. Bolt, who had to settle for bronze in the individual 100 metres, Read More

$100,000 needed to move Trinidad Memorial Lighthouse

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Eureka Overcast Temperature: 62 °F Reported on:Sat, 08/12/2017 – 14:53 Fortuna Overcast Temperature: 62 °F Reported on:Sat, 08/12/2017 – 16:15 Crescent City Overcast Temperature: 60 °F Reported on:Sat, 08/12/2017 – 14:56 Toggle navigation Toggle navigation Read More

Murder-suicide update: Businessman planned to kill his ex-wife for months

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Grieving relatives of the Blairs being taken away. Family members as well as the Berbice populace were shocked when news of the Canje murder/ suicide spread throughout the town of New Amsterdam. No one expected that on a quiet Friday morning, businessman and owner of the Stretch D’ Dollar chain store,  46-year-old Rudy Blair would Read More

Novelist who got cancer for 10th time says battle is hardest on her children as she releases heartfelt memoir

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When mum Emma Hannigan discovered she had the defective BRCA1 gene, she had her breasts and ovaries removed. A year on the novelist from County Wicklow got cancer . As her memoir All To Live For is set to be published, she describes her battles with the illness. The doctors didn’t need to tell me Read More

Mum who is battling cancer for the TENTH time on living with pain, fear and guilt about her kids

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When mum Emma Hannigan discovered she had the defective BRCA1 gene, she had her breasts and ovaries removed. A year on the novelist from County Wicklow got cancer . As her memoir All To Live For is set to be published, she describes her battles with the illness. The doctors didn’t need to tell me Read More

Pilot episode of La Isla Bonita Telenovela along with other Belizean films to debut at Barbados’ Carifesta

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Tweet Three Belizean films have been selected to be featured at Carifesta, the annual Festival of Arts in Barbados. The festival takes place from August 17th to the 27th and will feature Caribbean culture, music, literary arts, visual arts, theatre, dance and film. La Isla Bonita Telenovela and ‘I Had To do It, will make Read More

Barbados: Fatal Accident

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Police are conducting investigation into the circumstances surrounding a Road fatality which occurred sometime after 2:00 am on Saturday the 12th of August 2017, along Dash Valley Road St. George, which resulted in the death of Shane Jamol Belle 35 years, and injuries to his two (2) friends Michael Payne 24 years, and Rasheed Phillips Read More

Barbados records over 2% economic growth so far in 2017

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The Barbados economy registered an estimated 2.2 per cent growth during the first six months of this year. The Central Bank of Barbados (CBB) on Friday described the growth as “an uneven performance.” Sustained tourism activity The bank said preliminary data suggest that the expansion in real economic output continued into the second quarter. Contributing Read More

Public Accounts Committee bill receives parliamentary support in St. Kitts/Nevis

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The Public Accounts Committee Bill, described as a historic bill in St. Kitts and Nevis that will open the country to an unprecedented level of accountability and scrutiny, has received strong support from Members of Parliament. The Bill, which seeks to set the legal framework for the functioning of the Public Accounts Committee, is being Read More