Barbados News Business

Pinehill Dairy upgrades coming

More investments and improvements are coming to Pine Hill Dairy. Word of this from Country Manager of Banks Holdings Limited, Jose Infante. Speaking after accompanying Agriculture Minister Indar Weir on a tour of the dairy Wednesday, Mr. Infante noted the changes will boost productivity at the site. Mr. Infante also revealed that he’s confident in […]

Cricket Sports

Update 1 Roach rattles India as Windies rule first session

Experienced seamer Kemar Roach struck two critical blows in the morning session to leave India in recovery mode at lunch on the opening day of the first Test here Thursday. Opting to bowl first, West Indies quickly reduced the visitors to 25 for three inside the first hour, before they fought back to reach 68 […]

International News

VMware buys two software firms in separate deals

(Reuters) – VMware Inc said on Thursday that it would buy Pivotal Software Inc, a maker of software development and management tools, in a deal valued at $2.7 billion. Separately, it also said it would purchase software firm Carbon Black for an enterprise value of $2.1 billion. Dell Technologies Inc is the controlling stockholder for […]

Trump drops bid to slash foreign aid after Congress objects

FAA plans to test Boeing MAX software on less-experienced pilots

Washington Governor Inslee withdraws bid for Democratic presidential nomination

Barbados News Business

Pinehill Dairy upgrades coming

More investments and improvements are coming to Pine Hill Dairy. Word of this from Country Manager of Banks Holdings Limited, Jose Infante. Speaking after accompanying Agriculture Minister Indar Weir on a tour of the dairy Wednesday, Mr. Infante noted the changes will boost productivity at the site. Mr. Infante also revealed that he’s confident in […]

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Caribbean News

American Airlines differs with local authority on reasons behind aborted flight

The Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) Wednesday insisted that pilots had been urged to “exercise caution” as it sought to distance itself from blame regarding an American Airlines aircraft with more than 100 passengers on board being forced to return to the terminal after it was struck with what is believed to have been a […]

CDB gives reason for misprocurement declaration

Jamaican studio house lands deal with US-based company

Bahamas-Court jails serial groper

Off Beat News

Woman sets man’s house on fire after calling for sex then fell asleep

When you miss the “You up?” text… A New Jersey woman is being held without bond after police say she set a man’s house on fire for falling asleep after the two planned a wee-morning hour sexual rendezvous. According to The New York Daily News, Taija Russell, 29, received a text message from the unidentified […]

Bizarre perfume for people who want to smell like SEMEN

Baby’s christening goes wrong

A 3-year-old boy locked up his dad’s iPad until 2067

Technology

HP CEO Dion Weisler to step down in November; shares slide

(Reuters) – HP Inc (HPQ.N) said on Thursday that Chief Executive Officer Dion Weisler was stepping down after nearly four years, citing personal reasons. Enrique Lores, who is currently president of HP’s imaging, printing and solutions business, will take over the helm, effective Nov. 1. Shares of the company were down 5.86% at $17.82 in […]

International News Technology

FAA plans to test Boeing MAX software on less-experienced pilots

(Reuters) The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration plans to test next month how pilots with around one year of experience flying Boeing 737 jets handle new software on the MAX model, four sources with knowledge of the matter said. The tests indicate the FAA is making progress in the re-approval process of the MAX for commercial […]

Barbados News Entertainment

Diamond Ball will honor activist Shaun King and PM Mottley

Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley and civil rights activist Shaun King will receive this year’s Diamond Ball Award at Rihanna’s fifth annual Diamond Ball, which will also feature performances from Pharrell and DJ Khaled. “I can’t imagine a better night than this year’s Clara Lionel Foundation event with Seth Meyers, Pharrell and DJ Khaled,” said […]

Entertainment

Rihanna’s alleged Dancehall song ‘Private Loving’ has been registered

The Navy are about to be very happy as Rihanna has reportedly registered a new song ‘Private Loving’. BadGalRiRi hasn’t released an album since 2016’s Anti, but has just registered the new song with her music publisher BMI, according to reports. On Friday (Aug 16), a Rihanna fan page shared a photo on Twitter of […]

Entertainment

‘Seinfeld’ and ‘Friends’ enthusiasts vigorously debate which classic series is better

Three decades on from its TV debut, the effects of Seinfeld’s inspired take on nothingness remain quite obviously ingrained in the mainstream. Friends, meanwhile, may not be a longstanding critical darling like Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld’s creation but similarly remains a heavily watched show in the streaming era. Now, in the fitting spirit of […]