Barbados News

Can you assist the police

Police are seeking the public’s help in acquiring information about three men who died over the weekend. Lawmen say 75-year-old Errol Thorpe of Groves, St. George was pronounced dead around half past two on Saturday evening after he was pulled from the waters at Brownes Beach in St. Michael. Police say 63-year old Nicholas Anthony […]

Obituaries

Bovell, Arlette Iona

Arlette Iona Bovell of Round-The-Town, Speightstown, St. Peter, Faithful member of Kingdom Life Ministries, Farm Road, St. Peter, Mother of Vasco and Neil Bovell, Alicia Atherley, Jason and Denise Johnson, Grandmother of Jessee Bovell, Antonio, Amari and Aaron Atherley and Jhaiden Johnson, Sister of Stephenson, Jefferson and Anderson Bovell and Kevin Sobers, Mother-in-law of Ryan Atherley, Sister-in-law of Gloria Bovell, Aunt of Kay Hill, Shenika Hinds, Dwayne and Katrina Boyce, Relative of the […]

Obituaries

Wiltshire, Clarence Seymore

Clarence Seymore Wiltshire, age 85, affectionately known as “Ju” of Chapel Land, Black Rock, St. Michael and formerly of Westbury Road, St. Michael, Son of the late Joseph Mascoll and Eloise Wiltshire, Husband of Vernice Wiltshire, Father of Sandra Jordan and Patricia Thompson of the Nation Publishing Co. Ltd, Brother of Pearline Jemmott, Grandfather of Chad Jemmott and Markeeta Thompson, Father-in-law of Colin Jordan and Mark Thompson, Brother-in-law of Hugh Parker, Joel and Ezra Jemmott […]

Donald Trump
International News

Majority of House Democrats now say they support starting an impeachment inquiry

A majority of House Democrats are now on record publicly supporting an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, according to a CNN count — a sign of momentum for pro-impeachment lawmakers that is likely to ramp up pressure on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Democratic leaders. The current number of impeachment backers may not […]

Lenox Linton
Business Caribbean News

Opposition Leader rubbishes government fiscal policies, outlines own initiatives

Opposition Leader Lennox Linton Wednesday said a “new Dominica” would only be realised when his United Workers Party (UWP) is elected to office in the next general election as he brushed aside the fiscal policies outlined by Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit during the presentation of the EC$1.02 billion (One EC dollar=US$0.37 cents) budget 24 hours […]

Business Caribbean News

Antigua, Anguilla, Grenada and Montserrat with fastest growing economies in Caribbean

The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) Wednesday said economic growth across the Caribbean region is expected to increase slightly to 2.1 per cent this year. ECLAC launched its “Economic Survey of the Caribbean 2019,” and according to the Trinidad-based ECLAC deputy director, Dillon Alleyne, economic growth strengthened across the Latin America […]