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Boutique director charged with selling fake Rihanna PUMA goods

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MORE ARTICLES Police have arrested and charged a second man in relation to the sale of counterfeit PUMA by Rihanna items. Related articles He is Grenville Ricardo Delpeache, 44, yrs of Passage Road, Passage Gardens, St Michael.  He is a director of Ouch Boutique lnc. located at Swan Street, The City. Delpeache faces charges of Read More

BLP blasts Govt’s failed policies

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The BLP economists: (from left) Dr Clyde Mascoll, Marsha Caddle and Ryan Straughn. (Picture by SDB Media.) MORE ARTICLES The Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) believes that the recent International Monetary Fund (IMF) statement on the declining state of Barbados’ economy is the clearest indication of why the Democratic Labour Party (DLP) Government can no Read More

Sir Clifford in Windies whites

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Late Governor General Sir Clifford Husbands. (FILE) MORE ARTICLES There was Weekes, Worrell, Walcott, and Husbands. As in Clifford Husbands, as he was then, who briefly joined the fearsome West Indies cricketing trio as part of the West Indies team in 1950. The little known titbit was revealed by former chief justice Sir David Simmons, Read More

Inniss: Invest in businesses

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Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small Business Development Donville Inniss cutting the ribbon to officially open the Standard Distributors branch at Millhouse Complex with (from left) Deputy Managing Director of Standard Distributors Ltd Trinidad Kathleen Daly and chief executive officer of Standard Barbados Katrina Newton. (Picture by Christoff Griffith.) MORE ARTICLES Barbadians who have Read More

LGBTIs: Treat us as equals

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A CONTINGENT of the Members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex (LGBTI), join Alexa D V. Hoffmann, left, Transgender advocate at the High Commission of Canada for launch of Barbados Pride 2017 yesterday. (Picture by Reco Moore.) MORE ARTICLES Members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex (LGBTI) population in Barbados are Read More

Cops’ cry

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President of the Barbados Police Association Mervin Grace has called for police officers to be better paid and adequately rewarded. (Picture by Nigel Browne.) MORE ARTICLES Crimefighters are unrewarded and underpaid. That is the current plight of police officers, says president of the Barbados Police Association (BPA), Mervin Grace. Speaking at the BPA’s annual general Read More

Vegetables ‘price hike’

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CEO of Barbados Agricultural Society James Paul speaking about praedial larceny. (FILE) MORE ARTICLES With the shortage of some local vegetables and herbs, consumers will be paying more at the cash register. Related articles Chief executive officer of the Barbados Agricultural Society (BAS), James Paul told the SATURDAY SUN that the heavy rainfall in September Read More

Parkinson, St George outpace all

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CLOSE CALL: Tyrese Connell of Parkinson (right) pipped the defending champion in the Under 15 Boys’ Simon John of St. George by one second. (Picture by Kenmore Bynoe.) MORE ARTICLES St George Secondary Lions and Parkinson Memorial gave a new meaning to going green when an Invitational Cross Country athletics meet was held yesterday at Read More

Northern Star set to shine

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Northern Star will be looking to shine again. (FILE) MORE ARTICLES Without doubt the best creole in the country, Northern Star has sped to four consecutive victories including one over Gold Cup winner Dorsett.  Partnered by jockey Antonio Whitehall, who recently returned from another successful stint in Canada, the pair looks the safest combination to Read More

Martial artists bag 27 medals

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Dr Albert Best (far right) with proud members of the local Martial Arts Regional Organization for Combat Karate/Jujitsu after capturing 27 medals at the National Cycling Velodrome in Couva, Trinidad. (GP) MORE ARTICLES Members of the local Martial Arts Regional Organisation for Combat Karate/Jujitsu captured 27 medals at the Pan-Caribbean International Martial Arts Games in Read More