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May 23, 2017

Band Leaders Receive Additional Subvention & Prize Money

Government has granted band leaders their wish for this year's Grand Kadooment - an increase in the prize money and the subvention they are allocated.
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May 23, 2017

Schoolgirl Charged With Attack on Classmate

A 15 year old school girl has been charged in connection with last week's violent attack on a classmate.
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May 12, 2017

Some Secondary Schools Closed Following Staff Shortages

An apparent sick out has hit a number of secondary schools across the island, with some of them reportedly being forced to close early due to the lack of staff.
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May 12, 2017

Bicyclist Dies Days After Accident

A bicyclist who was involved in a collision with a truck on Sunday night has died three days later.
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May 12, 2017

Skeletal Remains Found

Skeletal remains have been found by work men in St Philip.
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March 17, 2017

Sir Derek Walcott Dies in St Lucia

Poet and playwright, Sir Derek Walcott, has passed away at his home in St Lucia after a prolonged illness.
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March 15, 2017

Accident at Warrens

Minor injuries reported in three car smash up at Warrens, St Michael.
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March 14, 2017

Opposition Leader Calls for an Adult Conversation on Government’s Debt

Opposition Leader Mia Mottley referred to the Estimates presentation as an "admission of failure" by Finance Minister, Chris Sinckler.
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March 14, 2017

Sinckler: Printing of Money By Government is Unsustainable

Finance Minister, Chris Sinckler says government cannot continue to look to the Central Bank for money to service its debt.
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March 14, 2017

Finance Minister Says Government Will Outline Economic Plan in Coming Weeks

Finance Minister Chris Sinckler says government will lay out in coming weeks a plan to deal with government's economic and fiscal problems, even as he challenges the opposition, the private sector and even the unions to say how they would deal with these issues.
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March 12, 2017

Thousands “Fed Up”

The Barbados Labour Party, the organizer of the "Step Up If Yuh Fed-Up" has estimated that approximately ten thousand people attended yesterday's protest march.
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March 12, 2017

Life in Leggings March A Success

Hundreds of men and women joined the Life in Leggings movement for a women's solidarity march through the City yesterday afternoon.
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