‘Clear picture of what happened’ - Investigators launch sweeping probe of agencies under Reid

Police and financial investigators have in their possession documentary evidence detailing alleged improprieties committed by sacked Education Minister and Senator Ruel Reid, law-enforcement sources have revealed. “We have collected several...more..


Samuda to stand in for discarded Reid

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has assigned Karl Samuda to oversee the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information. Samuda is a minister without portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation whose remit included oversight of water,...more..


Hold off on return to JC – ‘Butch’

A marathon meeting of the Jamaica College board, which finished late last night, ended in a stalemate as executives were warned that they did not have the authority to fire Ruel Reid as principal even as some senior members want to set the...more..


Bostic intervenes in Sir Winston Scott Polyclinic impasse

An action plan to tackle security arrangements at the Sir Winston Scott Polyclinic has emerged from a two-hour meeting with disgruntled nurses led by Minister of Health Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey Bostic. But the clinic is to remain closed until Monday ammore..


Boat fire in Bank Hall

Eyewitnesses claim to have seen two young boys running from a boat at a private property at Savannah Road, Bush Hall, St Michael, this evening, just before it caught fire. Residents in the area told Barbados TODAY that it was after 5 p.m. when they heardmore..


Govt committed to getting public transport right, says Duguid

Member of Parliament for Christ Church West and Minister of Transport, Works and Maintenance, Dr William Duguid, says his Government will ensure that the island’s public transport system is properly managed in the wake of the bus fare hike announced in yemore..


Expect longer lines at IRD in the upcoming days

Expect longer lines at Inland Revenue Division, Financial Complex, Carenage, St George’s in the coming days.more..


21 March is World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD)

“World Down Syndrome Day is annually observed on 21 March to raise public awareness of Down Syndrome (DS).”more..


International Day of Forests 21 March

Grenada’s protected forested land includes Grand Etang Forest Reserve, Mt St Catherine State Land and the Annandale, Concord and, Mt Hope/Clabony Watersheds.more..