Fire destroys Schoonord house, over $10M in losses

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Composite photo of the internal damage caused by the fire A Schoonord, West Bank Demerara (WBD) house was on Tuesday afternoon gutted by a fire. The fire, reportedly of an unknown origin, started in the top flat of the two storey concrete house at around 13:45hrs. According to reports received, the owner of the Schoonord Read More

Barbados appoints its second female governor general

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Dame Sandra Mason (BARBADOS TODAY) – Today, Barbados appointed its eighth Governor General, Dame Sandra Mason, despite rumblings in political circles about a move towards a republican system of Government in which the post of Governor General would be abolished, as well as submission to the British monarchy. The average Barbadian understands that the Governor Read More