BAMP wants visitors from high, medium risk countries quarantined for two weeks

The Barbados Association of Medical Practitioners (BAMP), says while it applauds government on its handling of COVID-19 so far, its recommending new measures to prevent a second wave of the disease in the country. President, Dr. Lynda Williams says the cost of reopening the country has to be weighed against the health of the Barbadian […]

Mottley pays tribute to Arthur

Barbados is observing three days of national mourning for former Prime Minister Owen Arthur who passed this morning at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital after a short illness. National flags will also be flown at half-mast as part of the period of mourning for the 70-year-old former BLP leader. Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley who led […]

Body found

Police are on the scene of an unnatural death. Lawmen say they received a call sometime around 5:50 a.m. today of the body of an unclad, mature woman being found.  The scene is located in the area of Henry’s Lane, near the old St. Gabriel School compound, lower Collymore Rock St. Michael.  

Former Prime Minister Owen Arthur passes away

Former Prime Minister of Barbados Owen Seymour Arthur passed away earlier today at 12.26 a.m. The 70-year-old died at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital after being hospitalised last week with heart complications. Arthur, the island’s longest-serving Prime Minister, led the Barbados Labour Party to three consecutive terms from 1994 to 2008, and was a Member of […]