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PM wants Muslim heads to expose radicals

Heads of the Mus­lims com­mu­ni­ty in Trinidad and To­ba­go have ap­par­ent­ly agreed to work with the na­tion­al se­cu­ri­ty forces to weed out rad­i­cals who are us­ing the “Ras­ta City” and “Mus­lims” gang ban­ners to con­duct crim­i­nal ac­tiv­i­ty, Min­is­ter of Na­tion­al Se­cu­ri­ty Stu­art Young said yes­ter­day. Young’s com­ment came af­ter a meet­ing be­tween Prime Min­is­ter Dr […]

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Government outlines new plans for debt-ridden LIAT

Prime Minister Mia Mottley Wednesday said that the core elements of a new, sustainable model for the regional airline, LIAT, are already clear and that the restructuring is expected to dramatically cut the airline’s cost to the Barbados taxpayer. Speaking in the Barbados Parliament as she delivered the 2019-2020 budget, Mottley said that significant progress […]

Carnival Cruise Lines
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Government denies Carnival Cruise Lines cancelling calls to Antigua and Barbuda

The Antigua and Barbuda government says it “condemns unequivocally a misleading and scare-mongering statement” made by the President of the Antigua and Barbuda Cruise Tourism Association (ABCTA), Nathan Dundas, that the island could lose a significant amount of money as a result of the decision by the Florida-based Carnival Cruise Lines to cancel several schedule […]

Dr Keith Rowley
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PM says no need for surgery

Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley says there’s no need for surgery after undergoing a series of medical tests regarding his heart in the United States.Rowley, 69, who left here earlier this month for California after indicating that he had been “delinquent” in dealing with the situation after the doctors had informed him of the matter […]