BARBADOS

Thief says he’ll change his ways

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MORE ARTICLES Jah Rastafari Jones has had a troubled past and needs psychological and drug counselling before he can fully reintegrate into society, his defence attorney has submitted. Related articles However, said the prosecution, Jones needed to stop using his past as a crutch and an excuse for committing crime. The two submissions were made Read More

Bad light, Spartan deny Empire

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Empire fast medium bowler Tennyson Roach sending down a delivery during his four-wicket haul against Spartan. (Picture by Kenmore Bynoe.) MORE ARTICLES Arch-rivals ICBL Empire and Massy Stores Spartan played to a thrilling draw as bad light forced a premature end to a pulsating contest on the final day of the penultimate round of matches Read More

McClean: Look outside for BIMAP partners

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Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Senator Maxine McClean. (FILE) MORE ARTICLES With more than four decades of management training under its belt, the Barbados Institute of Management and Productivity (BIMAP) must tap into new partnership opportunities outside the island. Related articles The suggestion has come from Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Read More

Stuart’s challenge

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Dale Marshall. (FILE) MORE ARTICLES Spill the beans, Dale Marshall. That’s the call from Prime Minister Freundel Stuart to Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) spokesperson on crime Dale Marshall who on Saturday alleged that corruption in Barbados had reached startling levels. Related articles Marshall made the disclosure at a BLP press conference where he said Read More

Banks ‘tight-fisted’

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Bishop Dr Marlon Husbands (FILE) MORE ARTICLES The banking industry is under attack again for clinging to its money and not lending to various sectors for developmental purposes. Related articles The most recent criticism has come from church leader Bishop Dr Marlon Husbands, of Sanctuary Empowerment Centre, who lamented that even the church was facing Read More

Cocaine worry

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Cocaine powder (FILE) MORE ARTICLES More Barbadian drug users seem to be turning to the “white lady” as the new drug of choice, and a former drug counsellor is saying education and interdiction are the ways to the stop the trend. Related articles In recent weeks a number of people, who have appeared before the Read More

Anal sex is unhealthy – says doctor in Barbados

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From left, Reverend Paul Leacock, Pastor of First Baptist Church, Dr Trevor Shepherd of Shekinah Medical Centre, and consultant sociologist at ProtEQt Inc., Dr Veronica Evelyn. (Picture by SDB Media.) (SDB MEDIA) – A medical doctor has described acts of homosexuality as unhealthy. Speaking in the presence of members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Read More

Deniece Bourne at her bubbly best

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Wine specialist Deniece Bourne. (Picture by by Dominique Bonnett.) MORE ARTICLES Need to know what wine to pair with fish, beef, chicken, or cheese? Unsure about a Cabernet sauvignon or a pinot noir? Well, ask Deniece Bourne, who knows all about wines.  Related articles “I couldn’t imagine a life without wine . . . . Read More

BIM’S BEST: Sweet surprise for finalists

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MORE ARTICLES What a sweet surprise! Related articles This time the tables were turned on the three finalists in the Sweet Treat category of Bim’s Best. Instead of being the ones delighting someone else with a sweet surprise like one of their special occasion cakes, they were the ones who were on the receiving end Read More

SOCIAL SCENE: Bajan, Canadian artists on show

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Well-known Barbadian artist Virgil Broodhagen (centre) engaging Minister of Culture Stephen Lashley (right) and Canadian High Commissioner Marie Legault. (Picture by Ricardo Leacock.) MORE ARTICLES Artists, diplomats and lovers of art were recently treated to a rare exhibition showcasing the work of Canadian and Barbadian artists, compliments of the Canadian High Commission. Related articles High Read More