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Pine residents still waiting on promised title deeds

Barbados Labour Party (BLP) caretaker for St Michael South East, Santia Bradshaw, has accused the Freundel Stuart administration of failing to deliver on promises made to residents during the 2013 general election campaign. During a walk-through of the community of Golden Rock, Pine, St Michael on Saturday, Bradshaw said residents of the constituency were being […]

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St Philip man injured in accident

A 25-year-old man was injured in an accident along the Vauxhall Road, Christ Church, early this morning. Police said that around 2:30 a.m. Marques Clarke of Inch Cape Terrace, St Philip, was driving a motor car when he slammed into a utility pole. Clarke received an abrasion to his forehead and was transported by ambulance […]

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BWA announces shut-down of the Belle pumping station

The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) is advising customers that there will be a shut-down ‎of the Belle Pumping Station in St Michael on Monday, February 27 from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. The shut-down is to facilitate urgent electrical upgrades and will impact residents and commercial ‎customers in parts of St Michael ‎and Christ Church. The BWA said low water pressure and outages […]

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TRINIDAD: Massy Trinidad All Stars wins Panorama competition

Massy Trinidad All Stars won the 2017 Panorama competition, three points clear of the defending champions, Desperadoes, as the Carnival activities continue on Sunday. All Stars playing the local tune “Full Extreme” secured 286 points to win from a field of 11 bands. Desperadoes was one of five bands that played the tune by the […]

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Fogging schedule February 27 to March 2

The Ministry of Health’s Vector Control Unit continues its fogging exercise around the island this week aimed at reducing the Aedes aegypti mosquito population. On Monday, February 27, a team will be in Christ Church fogging Sargeant’s Village, Bartlett Road, Smith Road, Browne’s Road, Vauxhall Tenantry, Vauxhall with Avenues, Primrose Avenue, Orchid Avenue, Warners Terrace, […]

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New telephone numbers

The public is asked to note that new telephone numbers are in use at the Barbados Immigration Department. The new PBX number is 535-4100. The full list of numbers may be found in the 2016 – 2017 Yellow Pages Directory, as well as on the Department’s website. Meantime, new telephone numbers are also in place […]

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TRINIDAD: Former calypso rivals to share stage tonight after legal battle

After a legal battle, the finals of the National Calypso Monarch competition will take place tonight. Calypso Monarch rivals Fya Empress (Lornette Nedd Reid) and Lady Gypsy (Lynette Steele) will both now take the stage in tonight’s finals. The two hugged on Friday, following the Trinbago Unified Calypsonians Organisation (TUCO) draw for places in the […]

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Taliban leader urges Afghans to plant more trees

The leader of the Taliban in Afghanistan, Hibatullah Akhundzada, has urged Afghans to plant more trees. In a statement, he called on civilians and fighters to “plant one or several fruit or non-fruit trees for the beautification of Earth and the benefit of almighty Allah’s creations”. Afghanistan has a severe problem of deforestation. Trees are […]

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Loop Weather Report – Loop Barbados

Loop Weather ReportLoop BarbadosToday should be partly cloudy to occasionally cloudy and breezy with a few scattered showers, while tonight should be fair to occasionally cloudy and breezy with a few scattered showers. Weak unstable conditions are curr...

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Agard overseas for medical treatment

Member of Parliament for Christ Church West Dr Maria Agard has been explaining her recent absence from the political scene. When contacted by Barbados TODAY late Saturday, Agard, who has been battling an unspecified illness, confirmed that she has been receiving medical treatment abroad since February 14. However, she did not provide details. The former Barbados […]

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