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Monday, December 10, 2018

Who’s Responsible For Evil?

By Rev. Canon Dr. Alson B. H. Percival Ph.D. “Evil is the pursuance of that which harms oneself and others. It is that which...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

Voting by persons who reside overseas is not unique to St Kitts-Nevis. An internet search shows that it happens in at least 14 countries.In...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

Most persons may not have known; but there was no publication of an Annual Register of Voters (ARV) in 2015. This is because the...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

There are two opportunities afforded to the voting public to ensure the cleansing of the voters list. One of them occurs in February following...

DOES THE EMPLOYEE REALLY BENEFIT FROM PAYING SOCIAL SECURITY? – By...

This year, the Children Summer Programme of the Charles Halbert Public Library explored the sub-theme Jobs in St Kitts, the Socio-economic Environment. To do...

Living in Emotional Balance

By Dianne Collins Our mind, body and spirit are deeply connected, how we think, feel has an effect on our bodily system. Emotions, feelings, thoughts...

As Popularity of Citizenship-By-Investment Grows, Tighter Vetting by Some Countries Should...

By Lanny J. Davis A U.S. passport is a deeply polarizing document for travelers. With the tensions abroad, holding a U.S. passport can put a...

THE MINISTER OF THE YEAR

It is not normal that we salute a Minister of Government here in the Federation.  We are forced though to recognise and analyse the...

Who cares for the carers?

An OP ED on the 5th anniversary of ILO Convention No 189, the Domestic Workers Convention, 2011. By Guy Ryder, Director-General of the International...

Elections and Democracy

by G.A.Dwyer Astaphan The result of last week’s US presidential election has raised the question as to whether the process is fair and democratic. Why? Because...

The Gerontocracy Sits Enthroned In St.Kitts And Nevis.

Hastings R. Daniel   In the public interest. We join the conversation started by the good pastor Ron and seized on in some fashion by the...

MPs need to set good examples on behaviour

By LR Liburd The St. Kitts-Nevis Observer  It is said by some persons that the manner in which our politicians behave in Parliament is likened to...

Can the Dead Know or Do Anything?

Sometimes we hear stories from persons who claim that they had seen a loved one who had died, maybe few days after that person died....

Chapter 2:12 – “Christ died for all of us”

By Pastor Ron Daniel One of the beautiful things about the crucifixion story is that it is not exclusive.  When Jesus Christ went to the...

News Tip on Seaborne Airlines

Letters to the Editor Dear Sirs, In March 2016 I had a horrific experience with Seaborne Airlines flight from SKB to SJU. The complaint to airline has been...

The Rubik’s cube of the Caribbean public education system: Addressing the...

Nancy A. George, Ed. D. CARICOM Education Specialist for "A Harmonised Approach to Education Reform - Developing the Skills needed for a 21st Century Economy...

Tourism Dollars: Sweeter Thansugar…… For Developers

by G.A.Dwyer Astaphan I love our country. And I’ve spent a great portion of my life promoting it and singing its praises, both at home...

From the Supervisor of Elections

This week, the office released the ARV. Each Constituency and each Polling District throughout the entire country has its own mini ARV.  The full...

The Pervasiveness of Negativity

By Dianne P. Collins The happiness of your life Depends on the quality of your thoughts Marcus Aurelius (AD 121-180) In the world around us we are constantly...

The Gaskell Family Nakba

Nakba in the heading means ‘catastrophe’ and is the word used by the Palestinians to describe their forcible eviction from their homeland in 1948....

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