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  1. Reparations are about more than money, says Barbados ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... By Nekaelia Hutchinson BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (BGIS) -- Reparations entail more than getting money they would serve as an acknowledgment of the effects of slavery, including ...


  2. Bajans celebrate regional 'double'Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Caribbean News Now!

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados -- Barbados head coach Hendy Springer has praised his players for their professionalism and commitment, following their capture of the WICB Regional 4-Day League.


  3. China pledges support for Barbados projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Caribbean News Now!

    Agriculture Minister, Dr David Estwick and China's Ambassador to Barbados, Wang Ke in discussion during their recent courtesy call By Julie Carrington BRIDGETOWN, Barbados -- The government of China has reiterated its intention to provide financial assistance for a number of projects being undertaken by the Barbados government.


  4. Tappin to give charity performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... Jazz Festival, Miami AT&T Caribbean Jazz Festival, St Lucia, Antigua, CuraA ao, St Kitts, St Vincent, Grenada and Barbados jazz festivals. Tappin has laid down an outstanding track-record at Bob Marley's Birthday Bash, the James Bond Film Festival ...


  5. Barbados police probing Jamaican woman's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Gleaner

    Police in Barbados say they are still trying to determine the circumstances which led to the death of a Jamaican woman who was shot in the head in Bibbys Lane, St Michael.


  6. CXC and UK publisher to hosting CCSLC workshops in BarbadosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Caribbean News Now!

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados -- Over 50 secondary school teachers in Barbados stand to benefit from a series of workshops to be hosted by the Caribbean Examinations Council and UK-based publisher Nelson Thornes on 7 and 8 April 2014 in Barbados.


  7. Euro Pacific Canada Inc. Appoints ChairmanRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | PRWeb

    ... on the board of directors of public & private companies based in Canada, the US, the UK, Australia, Hong Kong and Barbados, participating as a member of the audit and corporate governance committees of a number of those entities. David Cusson, CEO ...


  8. Under Scrutiny:The Speaker's voteRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | Barbados Advocate

    ... officer of Parliament, and the practice was that they severed ties with their party. The same cannot said in Barbados. Clearly Speakers of the House do not sever ties with their party, and more often than not they tout the party's policies at every ...


  9. Musings: Semiotics: The meaning of signsRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 29 | Barbados Advocate

    Musings : Semiotics: The meaning of signs 3/30/2014 By Jeff Cumberbatch From earliest times or, as the lawyers would have it, dating from a time whereof the memory of man runneth not to the contrary, mankind has sought to determine the meaning of signs whether these are manifested in nature or in human conduct.


  10. Barbados seeking to abolish mandatory death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Julia Rawlins-Bentham BRIDGETOWN, Barbados -- The government of Barbados will be seeking to remove the mandatory death penalty imposed on those convicted of murder, when it pursues amendments to the Offences against the Persons Act next month.


  11. Knights Make a Comeback in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | The Atlantic

    ... modernized forms of knighthood, traditional knighthoods are exceedingly rare. Today, only Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and now Australia-all realms of Queen Elizabeth II-maintain honors that entitle recipients to ...


  12. Spain's new approach could benefit regional tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | Caribbean News Now!

    Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Maxine McClean greets Spain's Ambassador to Barbados, Jse MarI a Fernndez Lpez De Turiso during a courtesy call.


  13. A lot to be worried aboutRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | Trinadad Express

    ... in the traditional game. Just last year, the national players were battered, bruised and comprehensively beaten by Barbados in the league format and then again in the final, the supposed showpiece of the regional first-class season which was over in ...


  14. Under Scrutiny: Another frivolity?Read the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Barbados Advocate

    Under Scrutiny : Another frivolity? 3/17/2014 By Stephen Alleyne In explaining on one of the call-in talk shows last Friday why the opposition Barbados Labour Party took the decision to boycott the 375th anniversary celebrations of Parliament the same day, Mia Mottley, the Leader of the Opposition, asked the moderator if after laying off his ... (more)


  15. Barbados to tap into Latin American business and financial services marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Theresa Blackman BRIDGETOWN, Barbados -- Barbados is looking to expand its international business and financial services sector by attracting business from Latin America.


  16. Grenada prime minister calls for speedy resolution of St Kitts-Nevis situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Ken Richards BASSETERRE, St Kitts -- Grenadian Prime Minister Keith Mitchell has said that he hopes the situation in St Kitts and Nevis can be resolved very soon.


  17. Optimist Club offers travelogue filmRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 |

    Saturday's film in the Loveland Breakfast Optimist Club's travelogue series focuses on Barbados.


  18. Straight to the Point: Values revisitedRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | Barbados Advocate

    Straight to the Point : Values revisited 3/9/2014 By John Blackman 'Barbados like England was once renowned for its order and discipline.


  19. Sophie Wessex is chic in polka dots as she greets the crowds during a state visit to BarbadosRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Spot the style queen! Sophie Wessex is chic in polka dots as she greets the crowds during a state visit to Barbados She's won plaudits for her increasingly glamorous sense of style and a state visit to Barbados proved no exception for the Countess of Wessex.


  20. Bedfield: Philip and Ann Prior to return to Barbados a year after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2014 | Ipswich Evening Star

    Bedfield: Philip and Ann Prior to return to Barbados a year after shooting - following an invite from Sir Garry Sobers Philip and Ann Prior have been given a luxury trip to Barbados , to make up for when they got shot last year.