Saturday, February 24, 2024

World

Family of five crying out for new home

What used to be a chattel house at Mannings Land, Bank Hall, St Michael, is now a rat-infested, floorless, almost structureless inconvenience for a family that has nowhere else...

2024 club tennis season serves off

The 2024 Barbados Tennis Association (BTA) Inter-Club Season gets underway onSaturday February 24 with defending champions Tennis Centre...

Killer of six not accepting blame

The man convicted of ending the lives of six women when he firebombed the Campus Trendz store does...

VIDEO: Gayle in love with tuk

Former Jamaica and West Indies opening batsman, Chris Gayle, 'tryin ah ting' with the tuk band. It is 100...

Barbados off FATF grey list

Barbados has been removed from the Financial Action Task Force’s (FATF) moneylaundering-related grey list.That list, also known as jurisdictions under increased monitoring,...

Beyoncé first black woman to top Billboard Country chart

Beyoncé's new hit Texas Hold 'Em is the first song by a black woman to debut at top spot on the Billboard country chart. The pivot...

One killed near Super Bowl Parade

One person has died and nine injured in a shooting in Missouri near the Kansas City Chiefs’ Super Bowl victory parade. The shots were fired...

Zelensky sacks Ukraine’s commander-in-chief

Ukraine's president has sacked the commander-in-chief of the country's armed forces, Valerii Zaluzhnyi. It follows speculation about a rift between the president and Gen Zaluzhnyi,...

Rocky star Carl Weathers passes

Actor Carl Weathers, a former professional American football player who shot to stardom by playing the brash and charismatic boxer Apollo Creed in the...

Ex-Pakistan leader Imran Khan gets ten years in jail

Islamabad — Pakistan’s former leader Imran Khan has been sentenced to ten years in prison for leaking state secrets, his political party Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) said in a statement Tuesday. The...

Alabama prison executes murderer with nitrogen gas

ATMORE, Alabama – Convicted murderer Kenneth Smith held his breath in vain as officials asphyxiated him with nitrogen gas, the first use of a...