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Class 3 and 4 Blackman and Gollop pupils return to school

Class 3 and 4 Blackman and Gollop pupils return to school

Barbados

Face-to-face instruction for Class 3 and 4 pupils at Blackman and Gollop Primary School resumed today but some parents are still displeased. Parent Lester King described the conditions which parents encountered at the school on Monday as
NationBarbados, 1 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Two shot in encounter with police at Chapman Lane

Two shot in encounter with police at Chapman Lane

Barbados

Two people were shot and injured during a confrontation with police at Chapman Lane, St Michael, around 8:45 p.m. today. Police say one of their patrols encountered a man with a firearm in the track leading from Spencer’s Gap near Baxter’s Road. The injured were taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in separate ambulances, where they are being treated for non-life-threatening injuries. Lawmen are on the scene and investigations are …
NationBarbados, 2 days ago

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Nation News Brief for Barbados

Nation News Brief for Barbados

Barbados

Get daily summaries from The Nation Newspaper on the leading news stories in Barbados.
NationBarbados, 5 days ago

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Four injured in three shooting incidents

Four injured in three shooting incidents

Barbados

Four people were injured in three separate shooting incidents, all in the environs of The City. At Mason Hall Street, a 22-year-old man was shot in his chest area around 8:33 p.m. He was transported to Queen Elizabeth Hospital by private motor car. Two minutes later, there was another incident at Hutson Alley where a young man, whose age is not known at this time, reportedly received a gunshot injury …
NationBarbados, 6 days ago

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Nation News Brief for Barbados

Nation News Brief for Barbados

Barbados

Get daily summaries from The Nation Newspaper on the leading news stories in Barbados.
NationBarbados, 7 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Mottley issues rallying call against antimicrobial resistance

Mottley issues rallying call against antimicrobial resistance

Barbados

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has called on all global leaders to be champions in the fight against Antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Mottley, who co-chairs the Global Leaders Group on AMR, made the call today as she virtually addressed the United Nations General Assembly’s High-Level Interactive Dialogue on AMR. Describing AMR as a slow motion pandemic, the Prime Minister said it threatened to reverse a century of medical progress. She told …
NationBarbados, 8 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Carter to take up major role at BTMI

Carter to take up major role at BTMI

Barbados

Veteran tourism professional Cheryl Carter has been appointed Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc’s (BTMI) Interim Head of Global Markets. Carter, who is currently BTMI director for the UK market, brings 26 years’ experience to the temporary acting position, following the departure of tourism veteran Petra Roach whom the BTMI had appointed to the newly-created post in 2019. Roach was acting as BTMI chief executive officer when she resigned earlier this month. She …
NationBarbados, 9 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Stay-at-home on holidays, Sundays

Stay-at-home on holidays, Sundays

Barbados

Members of the public are reminded that they should remain indoors between the hours of 5 a.m. and midnight on the upcoming holidays and the next three Sundays, as specified in the Emergency Management (COVID-19) (Curfew) (No.9), Directive, 2021. Therefore, a person may leave his/her residence tomorrow, Wednesday, April 28; Saturday, May 1, and Sunday, May 2, 9 and 16, between 5 a.m. and midnight, if he/she is: the owner, …
NationBarbados, 10 days ago

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BMA pays tribute to Elias Azan

BMA pays tribute to Elias Azan

Barbados

Following is a statement from the Barbados Manufacturers’ Association on the passing of entrepreneur Elias Azan. “The Council of Management of the Barbados Manufacturers’ Association (BMA) is saddened to hear of the passing of Mr Elias Azan in Jamaica on Wednesday. “While living in Barbados, Mr Azan’s company, Alamac Manufacturing Co. Ltd, became a member of the Barbados Manufacturers’ Association. Over an eight-year period, Mr Azan held a number of …
NationBarbados, 11 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Record fourth successive win for Manchester City

Record fourth successive win for Manchester City

Barbados

Manchester City claimed a record-equalling fourth successive League Cup triumph as Aymeric Laporte's late header sealed a deserved 1-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday. Spurs had soaked up intense City pressure for most of the game to somehow stay in contention at Wembley Stadium. But City finally made the breakthrough in the 82nd minute from an unlikely source as defender Laporte met Kevin de Bruyne's free kick and headed …
NationBarbados, 12 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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