Barbados News

WANTED: Jakobi Germain

Police are seeking the assistance of the public in locating a man wanted in connection with a serious criminal matter. He is 22-year-old Jakobi Talik Germain alias ‘Borna’ whose last known address is Wellington Street, Nelson Street St. Michael. Police say Germain is of a brown complexion, approximately 5 feet 3 inches tall and is […]

Cricket Sports

Rawlins thrilled with match-winning performance

All-rounder Delray Rawlins was delighted with his match-winning performance on a rare visit home that helped Bermuda upset the more fancied United States by six runs in the ICC T20 World Cup Americas Qualifier at White Hill Field. “It’s always nice to play for your country,” said the 21-year-old left-hander. Rawlins, who has taken a […]

International News

Trump says he is seriously looking at ending birthright citizenship

(Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that his administration was seriously looking at ending the right of citizenship for U.S.-born children of noncitizens and people who immigrated to the United States illegally. “We’re looking at that very seriously, birthright citizenship, where you have a baby on our land, you walk over the […]

Woman cleared over baby’s death says ‘justice was done’

Microplastics discovered in ‘extreme’ concentrations in the North Atlantic

Daniel Pantaleo

NYPD officer fired in 2014 Eric Garner chokehold death

Barbados News Business

First job initiative to start by January 2020

Government’s national programme to provide young people with work experience and make them more marketable to employers should be up and running by January next year. Minister of Labour and Social Partnership Relations, Colin Jordan, says the initiative, called job start plus, will give young people between 16 and 24 twelve months on-the-job experience. He […]

Financial sector still feeling BERT

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Door open for investors in the energy sector

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We can no longer think small says SBA

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

Hackers can figure your password from the sound of typing

Hackers can figure out a person’s password by simply listening to them type on a keyboard, cyber security according to a new study. Using the microphone found on a smartphone, the new method is so effective that it can be carried out in a noisy public space where multiple people are typing, researchers at Southern […]

Technology

Password checkup may be coming to Google Chrome

Google Chrome will soon receive the ‘Password Checkup’ feature, which will checks if a user’s password is compromised and alerts them with a drop-down menu box. Google has announced that the feature would become a default feature of Chrome browser instead of remaining an optional extension. 9To5Google first reported Google working on the feature. It […]

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 […]