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  1. Chikungunya cases continue to decline in BarbadosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Caribbean News Now!

    By Joy Springer BRIDGETOWN, Barbados -- Cases of chikungunya disease in Barbados continue to decline, with 57 suspected cases reported for the first 12 weeks of this year. In its latest update released on Wednesday, the ministry of health further stated that no cases have as yet been confirmed for the year.

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  2. the CCJ ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... headquarters in Port-of-Spain. There are now four Caricom countries that have adopted its appellate jurisdiction (Barbados, Guyana, Belize and Dominica), while all Caricom countries make use of its original jurisdiction under the revised Treaty of ...

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  3. Straight to the Point:The Church remains a positive agentRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Barbados Advocate

    ... inter alia: 'It is critical, it is very, very important. We cannot depend on the churches within the region and Barbados to make contributions to the most vulnerable sectors. 'I also believe that across the region, particularly all those ministers ...

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  4. Replica frigate sets sail for Yorktown to celebrate France's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Independent

    ... the country. Will they show their displeasure at the Lib Dems' tuition fee u-turn by ousting Nick Clegg? Brilliant Barbados is an exciting promotion giving visitors to Barbados more than ever before. It's always a good time to visit Barbados. ...

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  5. 'Take a breath,' Barbados minister tells on Antigua PM over LIATRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... News Now fully independent. Please chip in to help support our work this year. By Ken Richards BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (WINN) -- Barbados has responded to Antiguan concerns over an alleged plan to wind up regional airline LIAT to facilitate the start ...

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  6. UNESCO International Jazz Day headlined again by Herbie HancockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Bajan Reporter

    ... Goodwill Jazz Ambassador, the great Herbie Hancock. Barbadians may not be able to go to Paris, but once again the Barbados Jazz Society has organized a great week of activities, ending with a classic Jazz Ball on May 1st at the Sea Rocks Dome. See ...

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  7. NISE 100 Improvements in Browne's GapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Bajan Reporter

    ... having the opportunity to share ideas and network with representatives of some of the biggest names in corporate Barbados during the NISE Organisational Challenge Coordinator Meetings. Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small ...

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  8. General Election 2015: Clear the lobbies... Lords and Commons decamp...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Independent

    ... in-depth features and all the data you need. (All historical data used is provided by UK Polling Report ) Brilliant Barbados is an exciting promotion giving visitors to Barbados more than ever before. It's always a good time to visit Barbados. ...

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  9. Obama's visit to JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Jamaica Observer

    ... youth -- as well as the depressing rates of murder and other gun-related crimes across the community, including Barbados. These and related issues would most certainly be major concerns for discussion during the Caricom leaders' tight working hours ...

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  10. Community Solidarity Activities at Queen's Park Over Bank Holiday WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Bajan Reporter

    The Annu institute for human development is hosting two community development events over the Easter weekend in Queen's Park in Bridgetown. Their goal is to galvanise community activism across the island, which would be used as an impetus to reform and restore people to their core human values and develop their communities.

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  11. When gentrifiers attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Arkansas Times

    ... Boov, Oh bumbles into a tween immigrant named Tip, who, like Rihanna, the actress who voices her, was born in Barbados. She's missing her alien-vacuumed mom; Oh needs a getaway car; so they fall into a worldwide road trip once he modifies her ...

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  12. Going ashore in Barbados? leave the camouflage clothing behind, no jokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Examiner.com

    ... the temperature is yeahyeah. This time, shortly after Silver Shadow had sidled up to the quay in Bridgetown, Barbados, our endlessly chipper cruise director Kirk ended his welcoming speech with an intriguing final sentence that managed to yank us ...

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  13. Barbados planning to replace queen as head of stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Final Call

    Barbados plans to remove Queen Elizabeth II as titular head of state and replace her with a ceremonial president from the Caribbean island, a former British territory once known as "Little England" for its colonial trappings. Prime Minister Freundel Stuart announced that the plan is to make Barbados a republic by November 2016 when the island of roughly 300,000 people celebrates its 50th anniversary of independence.

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  14. Barbados bargains abound from May to DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Examiner.com

    The Silver Shadow sailed into Bridgetown, Barbados last Friday in a startling entrance to white sand beaches, turquoise waters an verdant foliage. After the ship was cleared we headed out for a tour of the town but before we stepped foot off the docking area we saw the welcome sign, "Free WiFi and immediately raced back to our suite to fetch the laptop and hookup-the connections on the ship were slow but this wasn't.

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  15. The Obama/Caricom summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Trinadad Express

    ... youth - as well as the depressing rates of murders and other gun-related crimes across the Community, including Barbados. These and related issues would most certainly be major concerns for discussion during the Caricom leaders tight working hours ...

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  16. Island plans to remove the QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... closed, and the president is hiding out in his own country - all due to a group whose slogan is 'death to America'. Barbados plans to remove the Queen as head of state, saying it's a "little awkward" to have her as monarch of an independent country. ...

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  17. Barbados planning to replace Queen Elizabeth as titular head of state, adopt republican gov’tRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | 680News

    Barbados plans to remove Queen Elizabeth II as titular head of state and replace her with a ceremonial president from the Caribbean island, a former British territory once known as "Little England" for its colonial trappings. Prime Minister Freundel Stuart announced that the plan is to make Barbados a republic by November 2016 when the island of roughly 300,000 people celebrates its 50th anniversary of independence.

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  18. Barbados planning to replace Queen as titular head of stateRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | UAport

    This January 2015 photo shows Bottom Bay in Barbados. Carol Williams and David McFadden, The Associated Press BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - Barbados plans to remove Queen Elizabeth II as titular head of state and replace her with a ceremonial president from the Caribbean island, a former British territory once known as "Little England" for its colonial trappings.

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  19. Barbados plans to remove Queen Elizabeth II as titular head of stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Barbados plans to remove Queen Elizabeth II as titular head of state and replace her with a ceremonial president. Barbados plans to remove Queen Elizabeth II as titular head of state and replace her with a ceremonial president.

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  20. Barbados to replace queen as head of stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... heinous and a jury believed it. After two decades behind bars awaiting execution, the truth has finally come out. BARBADOS plans to remove the queen as titular head of state and replace her with a ceremonial president from the Caribbean island, a ...

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