Residents Hear Several Shots as Man is Gunned Down at Silver Sands

A 30 year old man died on his way to hospital after being shot at least three times at Silver Sands, Christ Church this morning. Jamal Clarke of Bournes Land, Sayers Court, Silver Sands, was shot about his body along the roadway at Silver Sands, Christ Church. He was being transported to the Queen Elizabeth […]

Barbados PM Proposes Global Financing Plan for Vulnerable States

Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley continues to lead the charge for a better funding deal for developing countries describing the global financial system as outdated, broken and unfair. Miss Mottley was addressing by Zoom the Petersberg Climate Dialogue where she highlighted the critical financing needs of small developing states that she believes have been […]

Man Collapses and Dies Outside Home

A 52 year old man died in front his home in Brewster’s Road Barbarees Hill St. Michael this morning. Starcom Network News understands Darren Neblett better known as Bugs died from a suspected asthma attack sometime around 1am. His sister described him as a good guy who loved life. The sister of the deceased Darren […]

GBN Head Passes

Well known Grenadian broadcaster and journalist Odette Campbell has passed away. Ms. Campbell who was the Managing Director of the Grenada Broadcasting Network, a company which is a part of the One Caribbean Media Group, died in the United States where she went for medical attention. In a statement GBN said Ms. Campbell made a […]

Man Shot Dead at Silver Sands

A 30 year old man has been shot dead at Silver Sands, Christ Church. The police say they received a call about 8 20 am from the brother of the deceased. The victim has been identified as Jamal Clarke of Bournes Land, Sayers Court, Silver Sands. The police say he was shot about his body […]

DLP: Diagnostic Assessment Should Begin at Primary Level

The Democratic Labour Party Chairperson on education, Melissa Savoury-Gittens says the Ministry of Education’s diagnostic assessments should start at the primary school level. Miss Savoury-Gittens gave her recommendation concerning the assessments which will be done at the second, third and fourth forms this month. She also questions government on the next step after the assessments […]

Social Partners Sign Mission Barbados Declaration

Government and other members of the social partnership will embark on a new initiative as it seeks to transform the country in six key areas by 2030. The social partnership yesterday, signed the declaration of Mission Barbados document during Barbados Worker’s Union’s May Day Celebrations at the National Botanical Gardens. The document outlines the areas […]