Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Editors Pick

Death rates up

Barbados’ population is officially in decline as the number of people dying each year surpasses those being born. That is one of the main findings of the 2021 Population And...

CDB boss steps down with ‘immediate effect’

BRIDGETOWN – President of the Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), Dr Hyginus ‘Gene’ Leon, has resigned with “immediate...

St Michael man remanded on 14 charges

A 23-year-old St Michael man was remanded to Dodds Prison after appearing in court to answer 14 charges. Raheem...

Dust haze advisory remains in effect for Barbados

A large plume of is currently affecting the island, with concentrations expected to decrease from midweek. The Barbados Meteorological...

Prince Louis photo released to mark sixth birthday

Britain’s Prince and Princess of Wales have released a new photo of Prince Louis to mark his sixth birthday...

Pfizer first to get FDA approval for COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer’s two-dose Covid-19 vaccine has received full approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – the first jab to be licensed in...

ABC too hard for Du Badd

A Badd Connection (ABC) restored their dominance in local hockey with a stunning 3-1 penalty-shoot win over Du Badd in the men’s final of...

Gun, ammo bring $15 000 in fines

Some young people seem to think there is “treasure” in having an illegal firearm. So said Justice Randall Worrell as he ordered Ramon Jamal Payne...

Pfizer gets the pick

Barbadians are lining up to take the Pfizer vaccine, saying it is the best option for travelling and for health. At Sea Rocks Dome, Maxwell...

Drug charges dropped against woman heading to Barbados

In a shocking twist of events, the Guyana Police Force (GPF) had no choice but to release two suspects they accused of attempting to...

New curfew starts tonight

Barbadians will continue to be under a COVID-19 curfew until September 5. The latest extension was published in The Official Gazette under the Emergency Management...