21 January 2022
Mottley sworn in for another term as PM of Barbados after historic victory

Mottley sworn in for another term as PM of Barbados after historic victory


Clean sweep again
Mia Amor Mottley has promised to treat the “very clear and decisive mandate” given to her Government by the people of Barbados wi...
Businessman makes daring citizen’s arrest

Businessman makes daring citizen’s arrest


A young entrepreneur was able to use quick thinking and athleticism to detain a youngster long enough for him to be taken into police custody and reco...
Seven shelters still operational as government tackles obstacles

Seven shelters still operational as government tackles obstacles


Despite the efforts of the Government to have all evacuees out of shelters by now, it has not been able to do so and seven emergency shelters are stil...
18 January 2022
SVG has most vaccine hesitant population among six Caribbean countries

SVG has most vaccine hesitant population among six Caribbean countries


This country has been classified as having the largest COVID-19 vaccine hesitant population among six countries that were part of a recent study. A...
Men charged after failing to obey   police order to leave protest (+ video)

Men charged after failing to obey police order to leave protest (+ video)


A 53-year-old man and another who is 72-years old have been charged with failing to disperse from an unlawfully held public meeting in the face of ord...
14 January 2022
Budget debate marred by Covid-19 cases

Budget debate marred by Covid-19 cases


Will this week’s Budget debate end today with the passage of the government’s $1.33 billion fiscal package for 2022? The answer to that questio...
Sixty per cent of reports of sexual offences involve minors

Sixty per cent of reports of sexual offences involve minors


More than half of the 564 cases that have been reported to the Sexual Offences Unit since it first opened four years ago, involve minors. Const...
Residents awaiting word on Gov’t’s plan for Overland river

Residents awaiting word on Gov’t’s plan for Overland river


Residents of Overland and further north of mainland, St Vincent are hoping that the construction of a bridge across the Overland River is on the gover...
11 January 2022
Agriculture and Education Ministers test positive for COVID-19

Agriculture and Education Ministers test positive for COVID-19


Two Ministers of Government will not be present in the House of Parliament for debate on the 2022 budget this week having tested positive for the coro...
Debate on the 2022 Budget begins

Debate on the 2022 Budget begins


The 2022 Budget presentation officially began yesterday afternoon after having been delayed twice before. Finance minister Camillo Gonsalves de...