DNA evidence links St Catherine man to several rape cases

The St Catherine South Police are reporting that DNA evidence has linked a St Catherine man to several cases of rape committed in the division over a period of time. The alleged rapist, who has been identified as 27-year-old Chaddane...more..

Big money popping - Parties reeled in whopping $100m for Portland East by-election

The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) and the People’s National Party (PNP) received more than $100 million to battle in the April 4, 2019, Portland East by-election. Some 10 months after the dust has settled, with the JLP’s Ann Marie Vaz emerging...more..

No cover-up! - Holness says his Gov’t has never swept acts of corruption under the carpet

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has indicated that his Government has never sought to cover up any of the seismic scandals that has rocked his administration during its four years in office to date. “The Government has always accepted that there have...more..

#BTEditorial – Make Lent a time to give back, not just give up

Yesterday began the annual observance of the sacred Lenten season on the Christian liturgical calendar. Ash Wednesday marks the start and lasting until Palm Sunday, the week before Easter Sunday, the Lenten season is 40 days, not counting Sundays. It is imore..

On the right to choose and improving social services

Two things caught my attention in the national discourse over the last few days. These were the continued discussion about abortion and a woman’s right to choose and the notion that money is needed in order to improve social services in Barbados. The debamore..

Decolonizing the Caribbean mind

Now that we are on the tail end of celebrating Black history month, there is no better time to open up about the effects of white supremacy and decolonizing the minds of our people. Rihanna did us proud at the NAACP awards by speaking up for the umbrella more..

Proposed sale of Canadian banks in the Caribbean under review

ECCB Governor Timothy Antoine, has confirmed that his organisation is reviewing applications for the intended sale of banking assets within the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) jurisdiction.more..

Letter to Grenada Bar Association re Imminent closure of Supreme Court Registry

“How can the Registry be closed with such scant notice to the Grenada Bar Association and the general public?”more..

Embassy of Grenada presented tropical seeds to Russia’s Apothecary Garden

The Embassy of Grenada presented seeds of Grenada’s national flower, Bougainvillea, to The Apothecary Garden, the oldest botanical garden in Russia.more..