Blame DEM

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The administration of the island’s main general health care institution is blaming confusion caused by disaster management officials over the timing of the all-clear following the passage of Tropical Storm Harvey for forcing the cancellation of outpatient services. Chief Executive Officer of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) Dr Dexter James […]

Blame DEM

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The administration of the island’s main general health care institution is blaming confusion caused by disaster management officials over the timing of the all-clear following the passage of Tropical Storm Harvey for forcing the cancellation of outpatient services. Chief Executive Officer of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) Dr Dexter James […]

CARIFESTA to officially open on Sunday

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Minister of Culture Stephen Lashley today announced minor changes to the programme for the 13th edition of the Caribbean Festival of Arts (CARIFESTA XIII), as a result of the passage of Tropical Storm Harvey. The storm, which caused damage and flooding in some parishes while passing the island in the […]

CARIFESTA to officially open on Sunday

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Minister of Culture Stephen Lashley today announced minor changes to the programme for the 13th edition of the Caribbean Festival of Arts (CARIFESTA XIII), as a result of the passage of Tropical Storm Harvey. The storm, which caused damage and flooding in some parishes while passing the island in the […]

Rabble Rouse

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The road to the next Parliament is hardly paved in certainty for Dale Marshall, the Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) Member of Parliament for St Joseph. Having seen his margin of victory increase nearly tenfold in the last election, Marshall now faces a major hurdle in the person of Randle […]

Rabble Rouse

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The road to the next Parliament is hardly paved in certainty for Dale Marshall, the Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) Member of Parliament for St Joseph. Having seen his margin of victory increase nearly tenfold in the last election, Marshall now faces a major hurdle in the person of Randle […]

Deadly South Asia floods affect 16m people

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NEW DELHI – More than 16 million people have now been affected by seasonal flooding across a swathe of South Asia, say aid officials. The floods in Nepal, Bangladesh and India are thought to have killed about 500 people and are expected to worsen. The International Federation of Red Cross […]