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February 26, 2020 / News

Smokey Burke passes|| Tributes flow

Veteran Barbadian singer and musician William "Smokey" Burke has passed away. He was 69 years old. Smokey was a cancer...
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February 26, 2020 / News

Increase violence and NCDs limiting bed capacity at Hospital

Officials at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) report a major problem of bed capacity resulting from an explosion in recent...
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February 26, 2020

CO Williams workers to get pay hike

A deal has been struck in the pay dispute at CO Williams Construction Company.  The workers who were on strike...
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February 25, 2020

Duguid urge private sector to increase wages

With road works projects being held up by the construction workers strike over pay, Transport and Works Minister Dr Williams...
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February 25, 2020 / News

Canadian visitor paralysed after home invasion shooting

The Canadian media is reporting that one of their citizens shot during an attempted robbery in Barbados last Saturday night...
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February 24, 2020 / News

Likely Last year for 11 plus exam

Minister of Education Santia Bradshaw has declared that this year will be likely the last for the Barbados Secondary School's...
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February 24, 2020 / News

C.O Williams workers off the job

Workers at the C.O Williams Construction Company went on strike this morning over pay demands. Ackeem Clinkett reports.
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February 23, 2020 / News

Canadian visitor shot

A Canadian visitor was shot in the left shoulder during a home invasion  about 9:25 p.m last night. Kenneth Elliott,...
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February 22, 2020 / News

Man and teen stabbed

Two people were stabbed during an altercation in Haynesville, St. James. Starcom Network News understands the male victims, said to...
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February 22, 2020 / News

Cane harvest starts Monday

The way is now clear for the 2020 sugar harvest to begin on Monday after a deal was brokered today....
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February 21, 2020 / News

Cow-itch hitch

Talks are on at this hour to try to seal a deal on allowances for sugar factory workers to allow...
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February 21, 2020

‘Kooyman brings jobs

More than a hundred Barbadians have found jobs with the opening of a 14 million US dollar megastore by the...
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