Common Entrance town hall meetings this week

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The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation. (FILE) MORE ARTICLES The town hall meetings on the Barbados Secondary Schools’ Entrance Examination, familiarly known as the Common Entrance Examination, will continue tomorrow, Tuesday, November 21, at St Bartholomew’s Primary School, Parish Land, Christ Church; Cuthbert Moore Primary School, St Helens, St George; and George Lamming Read More

Ninjaman found guilty

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Dancehall artiste Ninjaman (Internet image) MORE ARTICLES KINGSTON – Dancehall artiste Ninjaman was found guilty of murder a short while ago in the Supreme Court.  Ninjaman, whose given name is Desmond Ballentine, was charged along with his son Jahneil with the March 2009 murder of Ricardo Johnson, also known as Trooper, on Marl Road in Kingston.  Read More

Coulson Ice Blast’s IceStorm90 —2017 R&D 100 Award Winner

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Foster Coulson with the IceStorm90 The IceStorm90 is a revolutionary cleaning system that uses ice made from water as the cleaning medium. ORLANDO , FLORIDA , UNITED STATES, November 20, 2017 / — Coulson Ice Blast’s IceStorm90 has been recognized as “One of the 100 most technologically significant new products of the year” by R&D Read More

Success, failure of call-in radio

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MORE ARTICLES Radio is an important and universal means of facilitating communication and for many, it can be said to be a public service critical to expressing democracy and enhancing national development. In fact, radio is a mass medium that brings a direct, personal touch to people because it uses the spoken word, for the Read More

Light work for new champs

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Lodge Road celebrating their capture of the title with BCL president Glyne St Hill (second right) and zone secretary Christopher McCollin (left). (Picture by Kenmore Bynoe.) MORE ARTICLES Lodge Road and Transporters North recorded contrasting, one-sided victories to be crowned champions of the 2017 Barbados Cricket League Twenty20 competitions yesterday at the Barbados National Oil Read More

A grand fightback

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MORE ARTICLES Defending champions St George South produced arguably the comeback of the tournament to date after scoring twice in a minute to force extra time and subsequently prevail on penalties against St John, when the final night of the round of 16 action in the David Thompson Memorial Constituency Councils Football Classic was played Read More

Husbands lands double

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Barbadian jockey Patrick Husbands (FILE) MORE ARTICLES TORONTO – Veteran Barbadian jockey Patrick Husbands continued to make his presence felt at Woodbine, riding a double on Saturday’s 10-race card at western Canada’s premier racetrack. Related articles The 44-year-old won race four with favourite Souper Fly Over before returning to take race six with 3-1 chance Read More

Father seeking redress remanded

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MORE ARTICLES The fallout from an alleged case of bullying has landed the father of the victim in Her Majesty’s Prisons Dodds. Related articles Police public relations officer, Acting Inspector Roland Cobbler, confirmed that Trevor Callender, 43, of Unity Lane, Gall Hill, Christ Church, was charged with assault and trespassing on the premises of Christ Read More

‘Poor handling’ of Mara exit

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Political scientist Peter Wickham. (FILE) MORE ARTICLES Political scientist Peter Wickham says the impending exit of Member of Parliament for St John Mara Thompson was handled badly by the ruling Democratic Labour Party (DLP) administration. Related articles “I really don’t think that is an appropriate manner to handle something as serious as representation,” he told Read More

St Lucy overcomes

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Francois Carrington and Keshanna Leacock from St Joseph were second overall. (Picture by Ricardo Leacock.) MORE ARTICLES It was all for gran. Related articles Shortly after being announced as the Most Outstanding Parish Ambassadors for 2017 at the Gymnasium of the Garfield Sobers Sports Complex on Saturday night, Daimon Rock, who along with partner Jennice Read More