CELEBRATING WORLD AIDS DAY: His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales (right) sharing a light moment with Rihanna shortly after they each took their HIV Rapid Tests during the Man Aware event in Heroes Square which was hosted by the National HIV AIDS Commission to mark World AIDS Day yesterday. (See Page 2)

  His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Barbadian singer and songwriter, Rihanna showed the world the importance of knowing one’s HIV status.    They came together yesterday World AIDS Day, December 1, for the Man Aware event in Heroes... more
  Barbadians can breathe a sigh of relief over the next four to five days, as no heavy showers are expected to descend on the island, as occurred earlier in the week. Barbadians may however experience the odd showers here and there.   This was... more
 Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development and Deputy Chairman of the 50th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations Coordinating Committee, Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo.

 

 Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development and Deputy Chairman of the 50th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations Coordinating Committee, Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo.
 
  Government has not incurred any major costs on account of its decision to reschedule some of the Independence celebrations and to move the parade to Kensington Oval.   That’s the word from Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human... more
Minister of Transport and Works, Michael Lashley (right) making a point to the media while on a tour of flood damage yesterday. Looking on is Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones.

 

Minister of Transport and Works, Michael Lashley (right) making a point to the media while on a tour of flood damage yesterday. Looking on is Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones. 
 
 
  Work will start as early as today to repair roads damaged across the country as a result of Tuesday’s heavy rainfall, which drenched the island and resulted in severe flooding in many communities.   The assurance came yesterday morning from... more

His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales, (left) chatting with Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave at Government House yesterday.

  His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales, familiarly known as Prince Harry, arrived in Barbados yesterday for the start of a three-day official visit.   After disembarking the British ship, Wave Knight, at the Bridgetown Port, the Prince... more

Men’s champion Carlsen Leacock (second left) accepted his trophy and awards from Wenrick Clarke (RBC Vice-President), Jillian Nunes (Country Head of Royal Fidelity) and BGA President, Trevor Tasker.

  Several of the island’s top golfers are still celebrating after an exciting 12th edition of the RBC Golf Classic which was stage˙d last weekend at the Barbados Golf Club.   After 36 holes on a testy Durants course, in brilliant sunshine,... more

CELEBRATING WORLD AIDS DAY: His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales (right) sharing a light moment with Rihanna shortly after they each took their HIV Rapid Tests during the Man Aware event in Heroes Square which was hosted by the National HIV AIDS Commission to mark World AIDS Day yesterday. (See Page 2)

 Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development and Deputy Chairman of the 50th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations Coordinating Committee, Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo.

 

 Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development and Deputy Chairman of the 50th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations Coordinating Committee, Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo.
 
Minister of Transport and Works, Michael Lashley (right) making a point to the media while on a tour of flood damage yesterday. Looking on is Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones.

 

Minister of Transport and Works, Michael Lashley (right) making a point to the media while on a tour of flood damage yesterday. Looking on is Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones. 
 
 

His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales, (left) chatting with Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave at Government House yesterday.

Men’s champion Carlsen Leacock (second left) accepted his trophy and awards from Wenrick Clarke (RBC Vice-President), Jillian Nunes (Country Head of Royal Fidelity) and BGA President, Trevor Tasker.

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Law Tutor responsible for organising the trade show, Laticia Bourne.

 

 

Afzal Mehdi, Additional Director at the American University of Barbados (AUB); Meesam Khan, Director at AUB; Senator Geoffrey Cave; and Minister of Education, Ronald Jones in attendance at a press briefing 
yesterday morning at Ministry headquarters.

 

CELEBRATING WORLD AIDS DAY: His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales (right) sharing a light moment with Rihanna shortly after they each took their HIV Rapid Tests during the Man Aware event in Heroes Square which was hosted by the National HIV AIDS Commission to mark World AIDS Day yesterday. (See Page 2)

 

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Men’s champion Carlsen Leacock (second left) accepted his trophy and awards from Wenrick Clarke (RBC Vice-President), Jillian Nunes (Country Head of Royal Fidelity) and BGA President, Trevor Tasker.

 

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