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NIA to embark on islandwide tree planting programme

The Nevis Island Administration (NIA) will soon embark on an islandwide tree planting programme with the public’s assistance. The announcement came from Mark Brantley, Premier...

Third firearm taken into Police custody in four days

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- A man is in Police custody in relation to a firearm that was found in the Village area on Tuesday,...

Annual Summer Residential Camp opens

  Photo 1: Deputy PM Richards greets campers. Photo 2: Deputy PM Richards thanks volunteers on camp. ...

No new taxes on the horizon for St. Kitts and Nevis,...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – No new taxes will be introduced in St. Kitts and Nevis, Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable...

Florida: Four Killed in Robbery of UPS Truck

Four people, including a driver of a UPS delivery truck, were killed Thursday after robbers stole the driver’s vehicle and led police on a...

Averil Gumbs named 2019 National Bank International Woman of the Year...

Averil Gumbs, an educator for over 33 years, has been named the 2019 National Bank International Woman of the Year recipient in Education as...

Town Hall meeting tonight at St. Paul’s

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Tonight the people's Team Unity Administration will hold a Town Hall Meeting in the St. Paul's Anglican Church Hall as...

CIBC supports Hurricane Irma Relief effort [News Update]

  CIBC donates US$450,000 in hurricane support From CIBC   BRIDGETOWN, MIAMI and TORONTO...

Bicycle clinics for Island-Wide Bike Ride

COMMUNITY NOTICE BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Persons registered to participate in the Department of Youth Empowerment’s Island-Wide Bike Ride are invited to attend free bicycle...

National Assembly meets Feb. 20

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Order Paper has been circulated for a sitting of the National Assembly to be held at the National Assembly...

Gov-Gen. Seaton resting comfortably

  Gov-Gen. Seaton resting comfortably From SKNIS   On Aug. 6, the governor-general of...

Isaac ‘poorly organized,’ getting weaker

POND HILL, Nevis -- Tropical Storm Isaac appeared "poorly organized" and was weaker on Wednesday afternoon as it moved closer to the Caribbean. Forecaster Frank...

First Dorian Death Reported as Commonwealth Offers Support

Commonwealth countries “stand ready” to support the Bahamas in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, Commonwealth Secretary General Patricia Scotland said in a tweet on...

Harris visits Government Printery

Prime Minister Timothy Harris visited the Government Printery at its temporary location at the Koi Building, R.L. Bradshaw International Airport, on Tuesday afternoon, May...

Harris hosts luncheon in honour of Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Jaushieh Joseph...

Prime Minister Timothy Harris today  hosted a special luncheon at Marshall’s Restaurant on May 28 in recognition of the visit to the country by...

Coast Guard, Police continue search for Curiel Robinson

CASSETERRE, St. Kitts — After an extensive Coast Guard and Police search on Friday for Curiel Robinson of Charlestown, they have been unable to...

Ten days left to sign up for Volunteer Corps

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –-January is an important month for the Volunteer Corps as they encourage volunteers to register and gear up to continue making...

Another Strong Quake Shakes Puerto Rico

People get up after spending the night in a baseball stadium amid aftershocks and without electricity after the 6.4 magnitude earthquake in Guayanilla, Puerto...

Police Use Teargas Against Dominica Election Reform Protesters

A protest over election reform erupted on the Caribbean island of Dominica, with more than 200 people fighting police before being dispersed with tear...

Firearms, ammunition found in Shadwell

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- A two-day search operation in the Shadwell community and its environs has resulted in the discovery of three more illegal...

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