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  1. Coming and goingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Trinadad Express

    ... to ride without unnecessary roughness. One thing about CAL is that it has you coming and going. I was heading to Barbados last Monday and was looking forward to the trip. Having lived there for several years, and also having fathered two children ...

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  2. Bajan official: Regional standard must improveRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Trinadad Express

    BRIDGETOWN Barbados's top netball official hopes the appointment of a regional director and an increased international playing schedule can help raise the overall standard of the game in the Caribbean.

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  3. Hassink chided for pushing candidate for APS board down unions' throatsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | The Daily Herald

    ... of dealing in firearms and handling... Read more... Big revelation next month Wednesday, 20 August 2014 BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--In a month's time Barbadians should know which hotel brand will be... Read more... Israeli air strike kills three Hamas ...

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  4. Judge to decide Tuesday on Bada Bing witnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | The Daily Herald

    ... of dealing in firearms and handling... Read more... Big revelation next month Wednesday, 20 August 2014 BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--In a month's time Barbadians should know which hotel brand will be... Read more... Israeli air strike kills three Hamas ...

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  5. Barbados announces sweeping overhaul of tourism incentive legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Caribbean News Now!

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados -- Barbados has announced a comprehensive and permanent overhaul of its tourism incentive legislation, which seeks to treat tourism as an export industry.

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  6. Rihanna steps out in slinky slip-dress for night out at Manhattan's Bowery HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Daily Mail

    Rihanna stepped out in a slinky slip-dress for a night out at the Bowery Hotel in Manhattan's Lower East Side on Thursday night.

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  7. Langley airman naturalized at White House ceremony | With VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Born in Toronto of parents who immigrated there from Barbados and Jamaica, Harris has lived in the United States for 12 years.

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  8. Cibc Firstcaribbean Closes Chapter on Unsung Heroes ProgrammeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Bajan Reporter

    Though the book has been closed on the Unsung Heroes programme after a ten year run, generations to come will still be able to read about those Caribbean heroes at the local Public Library.

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  9. Barbados/t&t political dramasRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Trinadad Express

    ... to dominate public life in many Caricom states. And surprises, painful and otherwise, are guaranteed. Hence in Barbados, a former dynamic leader and three-term prime minister can walk away from the party of which he has been a member for 43 unbroken ...

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  10. Musings: 'Picong' is not affrayRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 9 | Barbados Advocate

    ... of the pre-Lenten festival elsewhere and perhaps even an overt rebuttal of the once voiced inanity by others that 'Barbados had no culture'. We are careful style it as 'more than a carnival' but, to tell the truth, it is exactly that with merely a ...

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  11. Barbados government wants to create attractive financial instrumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Sharon Austin BRIDGETOWN, Barbados -- The Barbados government is giving considerable thought to creating financial instruments that would be attractive to networkers at home and abroad and which would lead to a greater uptake of the instruments issued.

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  12. Crop Over - More than a carnivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Barbados Advocate

    ... and cause persons to lose focus, then there is a problem. That said, despite the cries from some quarters that Barbados has become a 'nation of partygoers', as we look back over the last few weeks, we also see a nation of hardworking people who can ...

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  13. Barbados festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | CNN

    Every year, during the Barbados Crop Over festival, Kadooment Day bands choose a theme and express it through costume colors, feathers and other creative elements.

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  14. Jamaica yes, Federation no a " 1961Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | Jamaica Observer

    ... all fronts, and at one stage inviting Premier Manley to join the JLP to overthrow the West Indies Government led by Barbados's Grantley Adams. And, as Edward Seaga points out in his biography, sentiments had been building up for secession as early ...

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  15. T.S. Bertha forms east of Lesser AntillesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... at 11 p.m. EDT July 31 by the National Hurricane Center. The storm was located about 275 miles east-southeast of Barbados. A view of the five-day forecast track for Tropical Storm Bertha issued at 11 p.m. EDT July 31 by the National Hurricane ...

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  16. Wanted Man Columbus Short In Barbados For Annual FestivalRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | WENN Blog

    ... for another hearing. However, the reason for Short's no show has now become public after he was snapped arriving at Barbados' Grantley Adams International Airport on Wednesday evening to attend the annual Crop Over bash. According to local news site ...

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  17. TAU is listed in Association of Commonwealth UniversitiesRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | PR Log

    ... for Master's degrees at universities in ten low and middle income Commonwealth countries, including Bangladesh, Barbados, Ghana and South Africa. Texila American University has earned the membership of the Commonwealth Universities which has a wide ...

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  18. Fulbright and Humphrey Fellows Head to the United States for StudiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Bajan Reporter

    The U.S. Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the Organization of the Eastern Caribbean States is pleased to announce members of the 2014 slate of Fulbright and Humphrey Fellows for this academic year.

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  19. Owen Arthur's last ballRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | Trinadad Express

    After several public disclosures of his discomfort with the leadership of Opposition Leader Mia Mottley, former prime minister of Barbados Owen Arthur has bowled perhaps his last ball by resigning from the Barbados Labour Party led by Mottley, and continuing as an independent Member of Parliament .

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

    Jul 27, 2014 | 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.

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