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  1. Boon Or Bane? Owen Arthur departs BLP in hissy fit: says remainder of Term as Independent, really?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Bajan Reporter

    January 2008 - Owen Arthur endures crushing defeat as Barbados Labour Party's fourth term hopes dashed by 20-10 swing in General Elections, claims to spend his time as Backbencher and opens way for Mia Mottley to be Opposition Leader.


  2. What Owen Arthur's Resignation Says About Barbados' PoliticsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Global Voices Online

    ... media available to everyone. Owen Arthur has resigned from the political party he led for 14 years - a move which Barbados Underground thinks should give Barbadians pause: The incapacity of a former Prime Ministerto carve out an effective role to ...


  3. Shoaib Malik-Tino Best in ugly on-field spat; Sania wishes hubby had hit pacerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... percent of his match fee, Shoaib has been fined half his match fee for the incident during a CPL 2014 match between Barbados Tridents and St Lucia Zouks on Wednesday. There were reports of another incident which took place at the team hotel between ...


  4. Best, Shoaib fined over CPL altercationRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Nerve News

    Bridgetown , July 25 Temperamental fast bowler Tino Best and former Pakistan batsman Shoaib Malik have been hit with hefty fines following an on-field altercation during a Caribbean Premier League match between Barbados Tridents and St. Lucia Zouks at Kensington Oval.


  5. Commonwealth Games Blog: Not bad for startersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... dogs walked along fairly happily, there were a couple of exceptions. The beast marching along in front of the Barbados contingent was more interested in barking at the dancers and the crowd while it was all too much for the hound accompanying Rwanda ...


  6. Government dismisses UWI study as public relations stunt [Weekly Gleaner, The (Canada)]Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) BARBADOS BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC: THE BARBADOS government has dismissed as a public relations stunt, a study done by the Cave Hill campus of the University of the West Indies indicating that the regional institution contributes more direct foreign exchange to the local economy than sugar and rum exports.


  7. Barbados' brewing political stormRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Trinadad Express

    HEADS MAY soon roll within the parliamentary opposition Barbados Labour Party over growing dissent among some leading party stalwarts now that disagreements have moved from internal status to the public domain.


  8. Passionate pannist for August concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Trinadad Express

    ... recognise what we are doing. It is young people under 25, very professional on instruments. I have a group from Barbados coming in for the show," he said. Bereaux hosted his first concert last year. And he was selected to perform at the 2013 ...


  9. New frameworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Barbados Advocate

    ... Dr. Armand Hughes-d Aeth, Dr. Paulette Dunn-Pierre and Denise Murray-Beresford, while stakeholders included the Barbados Accreditation Council, representatives of the Ministries of Labour and Education, education providers, the Union and various ...


  10. Puerto Rico trade mission visits St KittsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Caribbean News Now!

    Left to right: Acting Political/Economic Chief at the US Embassy Bridgetown, Michael Carver; US Ambassador to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean and the OECS, Dr Larry Palmer; lead of the Puerto Rico trade delegation, Francisco Chevere and president of the American Chamber of Commerce for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, Dustin Delany pose for a ... (more)


  11. NISE's 100 days of improvement - 100% Bajan Food Drive...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Bajan Reporter

    ... an extra twist to their food drive by challenging themselves to collect at least 100 food items that were made in Barbados. "We wanted to make the challenge two-fold so in addition to supporting the food bank, which is something we usually do, we ...


  12. U.S. Embassy Hosts Trade Mission from Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Bajan Reporter

    The U.S. Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean and the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States recently hosted a trade mission delegation from Puerto Rico.


  13. U.S. Embassy Bridgetown Celebrates the United States of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Bajan Reporter

    ... approved a motion for independence to set the 13 American colonies on the road to freedom as a sovereign nation. Barbados' Governor General, His Excellency Sir Elliot Belgrave , and his wife Lady Belgrave, were guests of honor; the Acting Prime ...


  14. White House naturalization ceremony carries added symbolism this yearRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Los Angeles Times

    ... of duty. The fact that it wasn't technically his country didn't occur to the Canadian-born son of parents from Barbados and Jamaica. "I didn't even think of myself as a noncitizen," he said, until he began thinking about becoming a pilot. Air Force ...


  15. Casting off the Chains of the Past - The Bahamas Should Ignore ReparationsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | Bahama Pundit

    ... from The Bahamas had too few to be counted. Agitation for reparations continued to seethe, particularly in Jamaica,Barbados, and British Guiana, the colonies with the largest slavepopulations in at the time of 1834 emancipation. After years of ...


  16. St Lucia opposition parties called on to raise level of political discourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... candidate for the Soufirere constituency, Melanius Alphonse, pointed to recent comments made by parliamentarians in Barbados that are germane to issue of how opposition parties conduct themselves. Speaker of the Barbados Parliament, Michael ...


  17. New Zealand stay afloat in the Bridgetown TestRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 |

    Bridgetown (Barbados), June 29 : Kane Williamson's unbeaten half-century kept New Zealand afloat after two key strikes by fast bowler Kemar Roach threatened to derail the innings, as West Indies made critical strides towards winning the decisive ...


  18. Test match hangs in the balanceRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | Trinidad Guardian

    West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin in action during the third day of the third and final Test match against New Zealand at Kensington Oval in Barbados, yesterday.


  19. Barbadians everywhere, including Virginia - Rocking the Riot!...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | Bajan Reporter

    ... West Virginia State Penitentiary in Moundsville, West Virginia. The delegates, hailing from Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados , Grenada, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia , and St. Vincent and the Grenadines , gained valuable professional training by ...


  20. Cricket: Williamson puts Kiwis in driving seat against West IndiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 |

    Kane Williamson's highest Test score put New Zealand in control at 331 for seven in their second innings, a lead of 307 runs, on a rain-shortened fourth day of the third and final Test at Kensington Oval on Sunday.