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Tropical Storm Karen forms just east of southern Windward Islands

The strong tropical wave and accompanying area of low pressure which were being monitored over the past couple of days, have been upgraded to Tropical Storm Karen by the National Hurricane Center in Miami. At 5 a.m today, T.S Karen was located Near 11.9N 60.2W or about 100 Mi…160 km south-west of Barbados. Maximum Sustained Winds…40 Mph…65 km/h. Present Movement…WNW ...

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Tropical Storm Karen forms just east of southern Windward Islands

The strong tropical wave and accompanying area of low pressure which were being monitored over the past couple of days, have been upgraded to Tropical Storm Karen by the National Hurricane Center in Miami. At 5 a.m today, T.S Karen was located Near 11.9N 60.2W or about 100 Mi…160 km south-west of Barbados. Maximum Sustained Winds…40 Mph…65 km/h. Present Movement…WNW ...

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Lady Lois Ramphal, wife of Sir Shridath passes away

Lady Lois Ramphal, wife of Sir Shridath, has died. The Government and people of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana extend deepest condolences to Sir Shridath Ramphal on the passing of his beloved wife. Lady Ramphal was a pillar of strength throughout their 70 years of marriage. Her constant companionship, unfailing support and keen interest undoubtedly contributed in no small measure ...

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Lady Lois Ramphal, wife of Sir Shridath passes away

Lady Lois Ramphal, wife of Sir Shridath, has died. The Government and people of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana extend deepest condolences to Sir Shridath Ramphal on the passing of his beloved wife. Lady Ramphal was a pillar of strength throughout their 70 years of marriage. Her constant companionship, unfailing support and keen interest undoubtedly contributed in no small measure ...

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Lady Lois Ramphal, wife of Sir Shridath passes away

Lady Lois Ramphal, wife of Sir Shridath, has died. The Government and people of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana extend deepest condolences to Sir Shridath Ramphal on the passing of his beloved wife. Lady Ramphal was a pillar of strength throughout their 70 years of marriage. Her constant companionship, unfailing support and keen interest undoubtedly contributed in no small measure ...

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More transportation options coming for the disabled

Minister in the Ministry of Finance, Ryan Straughn, has assured the disabled community in Barbados that Government is committed to addressing their transportation issues in a way that will give them the freedom to move around Barbados at will. Speaking Friday at a ceremony for wheelchair assessors at the Barbados Council for the Disabled, Minister Straughn said: “We are in ...

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More transportation options coming for the disabled

Minister in the Ministry of Finance, Ryan Straughn, has assured the disabled community in Barbados that Government is committed to addressing their transportation issues in a way that will give them the freedom to move around Barbados at will. Speaking Friday at a ceremony for wheelchair assessors at the Barbados Council for the Disabled, Minister Straughn said: “We are in ...

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More transportation options coming for the disabled

Minister in the Ministry of Finance, Ryan Straughn, has assured the disabled community in Barbados that Government is committed to addressing their transportation issues in a way that will give them the freedom to move around Barbados at will. Speaking Friday at a ceremony for wheelchair assessors at the Barbados Council for the Disabled, Minister Straughn said: “We are in ...

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BMS continues to monitor tropical wave

The Barbados Meteorological Services continues to monitor the progress of a strong tropical wave with its axis now near 58°W, south of 15°N. A NOAA hurricane hunter investigated the system this afternoon and found that the wave lacks a well-defined circulation. Although the system continues to be disorganized, some gradual development remains likely later this weekend or early next week ...

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Certificate of Character Office to reopen Monday

The Office of the Police Certificate of Character is set to reopen on Monday, September 23, after being closed for over two weeks. And, those waiting on certificates to obtain jobs on cruise ships will be given priority, while others have been given the assurance that in the coming months, the wait time for certificates will be reduced to three ...

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