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Thursday, Jul 31st, 2014 00:48 UTC

2014-0730-bb-dn-Columbus Short Amada ReiferColumbus Short was met by managing director of Fantasy Barbados Amanda Reifer and a costumed reveller.BRIDGETOWN -- Hollywood celebrity Columbus Short is on the island to party with Fantasy Barbados this Crop Over.

Thursday, Jul 31st, 2014 00:37 UTC

2014-0730-bb-dn-Martin InceMartin Ince, chief executive officer of Foster & Ince. BRIDGETOWN -- Barbados could see the largest volume of cruise ship passenger arrivals in its history during the 2015/16 season.

Thursday, Jul 31st, 2014 00:28 UTC

2014-0730-bb-dn-MorrisAnglican Priest Charles Morris walking through Parliament Yard yesterday on his way to meet Opposition Leader Mia Mottley at her office. (Picture by Reco Moore.)BRIDGETOWN -- It seems as if controversial Anglican priest Charles Morris may be contemplating contesting the St Peter seat.

Thursday, Jul 31st, 2014 00:07 UTC

2014-0730-bb-dn-Shane Brathwaite bronzeSHANE BRATHWAITE (right)standing on the podium with gold medallist Andrew Riley (centre) of Jamaica and silver medallist William Sharmann of Canada.BRIDGETOWN -- Shane Rashad brathwaite running  in Lane 7 made an impressive surge over the final stretch of the men’s 110 hurdles to claim this country’s first medal at this year’s Commonwealth Games in Scotland, yesterday.

Thursday, Jul 31st, 2014 00:01 UTC

2014-0730-bb-dn-Chris SincklerChris Sinckler.BRIDGETOWN -- Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler has apologised for the limited number of cashiers available to deal with  the response by the public to paying their taxes.

Wednesday, Jul 30th, 2014 00:47 UTC

2014-0729-bb-dn-UWI bursariesSome of the people who came early to collect their bursary application forms this morning.BRIDGETOWN -- There has been overwhelming response by students to the call to access bursaries for the University of the West Indies (UWI).

Wednesday, Jul 30th, 2014 00:31 UTC

2014-0729-bb-dn-Clyde Adamson New Dawn homeClyde Adamson showing the bills for his brother’s care, which he said have several discrepancies.BRIDGETOWN -- A legal and financial tug-o-war is developing over an elderly man in a St John nursing home.

Wednesday, Jul 30th, 2014 00:19 UTC

2014-0729-bb-dn-Tyrone Applewhaite Chief Environmental OfficerChief Environmental Health Officer Tyrone Applewaite.BRIDGETOWN -- Barbados has an excellent record for food handling at major festivals and officials want to keep it that way.

Wednesday, Jul 30th, 2014 00:04 UTC

2014-0729-bb-dn-Blp logoBRIDGETOWN -- The race to find a Barbados Labour Party (BLP) replacement for former Prime Minister Owen Arthur in the St Peter constituency will start next week.

Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014 23:57 UTC

2014-0729-bb-dn-Tax TalkA section of the group waiting at the BRA’s office in Oistins, Christ Church. (Pictures by Reco Moore.)BRIDGETOWN -- Despite the extension of the deadline for paying the controversial municipal solid waste tax, many Barbadians still honoured the original date and turned up at various tax counters to pay in their monies yesterday.

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