Tuesday, April 23, 2024

News

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...

IMF reduces growth forecast

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has slightly lowered its economic growth forecast for Barbados. Prior to last week’s Spring...

Father admits to incest

A father who admitted to four counts of incest with his 13-year-old daughter has been remanded to Dodds Prison. The man, who was 34 at...

Denny says Govt should not buy property

NSTEAD OF GOVERNMENT INTENDING to spend an estimated $8 million of tax payers’ money to buy part of Drax Hall Plantation in St George,...

Female body found in well at Carmichael

The body of a female was retrieved from a well at Carmichael, St George about 11:15 p.m on Sunday. Assistant Superintendent of Police Victor Brewster...

Body found at Carmichael, St. George

Emergency officials are attempting to recover what appears to be a body at Carmichael, St George. Police public affairs and communications officer, Inspector Rodney Inniss,...

Blackett endorses Yearwood, no-confidence in Thorne

Pandemonium broke out at a quarterly review meeting of the Democratic Labour Party (DLP) this evening after general secretary Steve Blackett moved a resolution...

Search on for missing woman

About 400 people took part in the search for Sonia Parris.An employee of Chefette Wildey, Parris, 58, of Edey Village, Christ Church, was last...