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DOUBLE STABBING IN CANARIES

The community of canaries was rocked by word of a double stabbing late Monday evening. According to preliminary reports, a popular local vendor allegedly suffered a stab wound to the neck, after an altercation with another male who was stabbed in the back.

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FISHERMEN’S FEAST 2020

Fisher folk gathered in prayer to commemorate the annual fishermen’s feast against the backdrop of the novel Coronavirus pandemic. Covid-19 has greatly impacted the livelihood of fishers. The outgoing president for the Castries fishermen’s co-operative says the crisis has only compounded the many of issues plaguing the fisheries sector.

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758 PRIDE JOINS GLOBAL PRIDE CELEBRATION

758 pride joined the global virtual pride celebration on June 27th, 2020. The online celebration of the anniversary of the stonewall riots which sparked the movement for LGBTQ rights and equality, featured speeches and performances from politicians and artistes across the world.  

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ANTI CHASTANET PROTESTERS DRIVE THROUGH VIEUX FORT

The sound of protest action resonated through the streets of Vieux Fort for the second time in less than 14 days. The southern chapter of the anti-Chastanet protest movement was determined to find an outlet to express their disenchantment with the incumbent on Saturday, despite not receiving approval from the …

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CULTURAL ICON JOYCE AUGUSTE LAID TO REST

Cultural icon Joyce Auguste was laid to rest on Wednesday following an emotionally stirring official funeral at the minor basilica of the immaculate conception The former sports woman of the year and the founder of the folk music group Hewanorra voices was remembered in song and speech for her immense …

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LIAT TO BE LIQUIDATED AND NEW AIRLINE FORMED – PM GASTON BROWNE

(COURTESY OF BARBADOS TODAY) “From all indication, LIAT will be liquidated,” Prime Minister Gaston Browne has just announced. The Prime Minister said there will be a meeting of all shareholders shortly to discuss collapsing LIAT. A new entity will be formed. “COVID would have actually, let’s say increased the losses …

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