A Sky High Services twin engine aircraft crash landed at the Douglas Charles Airport here on Monday, but there were no fatalities or injuries. There has been no official communication from either the Dominica Air and Seaport Authority or the owners of the Dominican Republic-based airline regarding the incident at the airport, north of here, […]
Newly-installed Cricket West Indies president, Ricky Skerritt, believes it will take more than just the Caribbean Premier League to revive cricket’s popularity in the region. He said while the tournament had gained mass-based support, the challenge before CWI was to return cricket to a place of prominence within the West Indian culture, once again creating […]
Government recently paid out BDS$41 million to pensioners 60 years and over under the domestic debt restructuring programme. This disclosure has come from Minister in the Ministry of Finance, Ryan Straughn, who said $7 million of that amount was interest. He explained that the pensioners each received a cash payment of up to $30,000. “This […]
An Air Canada flight was forced to make an emergency landing at the Grantly Adams International Airport on Saturday, following a medical emergency in which 94 year old German man died on board .
The Convener of the Barbados Bar Association’s Human Rights’ Committee, Lalu Hanuman, is taking issue with the move by the government to implement legislation making it much more difficult for persons to be granted bail.
Ex-West Indies speedster Fidel Edwards produced a fiery spell on a flat wicket to snatch an impressive five-wicket haul as Hampshire took command of their Division One contest against Essex at the Rose Bowl on Sunday. The 37-year-old, who played the last of his 55 Tests seven years ago, claimed five for 51 to send […]
The continuation of the weakness of the El Nino phenomenon is being given as the main reason for the prediction that the 2019 hurricane season which begins in June to be slightly below normal activity. Colorado State University, regarded as one of the leading seasonal hurricane forecasters, says the hurricane season will have 13 named […]
The main opposition People’s National Party (PNP) has dismissed as a “blatant act of forgery” reports that leader, Dr Peter Phillips, has resigned. In a statement, the PNP said that the letter, which bears Phillip’s signature, emerged during Thursday’s y-election in the Portland Eastern constituency that was won by Ann-Marie Vaz of the ruling Jamaica […]
Marvel’s Avengers: Endgame will get the summer movie season off to an early start at the end of April, with the superhero blockbuster already tracking for a massive debut. New box office tracking numbers put Avengers: Endgame’s three-day box office debut between $200 million and $250 million, according to The Hollywood Reporter. While even the […]
he annual May Day celebration will this year be one with a difference.