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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

The Nevis-Taiwan Connection: Why The Disparate Treatment?

By Everson W. Hull, Ph.D. Econ. Last week’s commentary page of the Democrat newspaper issued a scathing criticism of the President of Taiwan’s visit to St....

Look to The East…And Learn

by G.A.Dwyer Astaphan At this time when Christians reflect on the biblical journey of the three wise men from the East, and all of that...

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...

Trump And Obama’s Legacy.

by EWIN JAMES. Some people have begun screaming that President Donald Trump, by signing the Executive Order to begin dismantling Obamacare, is determined to destroy the legacy of Barack Obama as though doing so were some treasonous act. They propound...

CHAPTER 2:12 – “An Open Letter to Honourable Troy Liburd”

By Pastor Ron Daniel I first was able to get close to Troy through cricket about twenty years ago on the cricket field.  At the...

Charlestown Primary School Garden

By James Milnes Gaskell Under the auspices of their go-ahead Young headmistress, Latoya Jeffers, the CPS is to develop a garden on 1.344 acres at...

CHAPTER 2:12 “Have we forgotten Mr. Joseph W Parry?”

By Pastor Ron Daniel By now my readers will know that I like to use provocative titles to get them thinking and curious enough to...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

Constituency of St Christopher 1 is all that portion of the parish of St George, Basseterre, including the town of Basseterre, to the east of...

Too Easy

In the recent past, there has been a lot of sex chatter on the television news in the USA. Not to be outdone, here at...

Constitutional Reform

by Queen’s Counsel Charles Wilkin The following is a presentation made by the former President of the St. Kitts and Nevis Bar Association, Charles Wilkin,...

Commentary • Number 1116 • “Environmentalists must abandon climate scare ”

By Tom Harris Earth Hour will be observed across the world on Saturday from 8:30 to 9:30 pm local time. Rather than switch off lights...

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....

On The Corner: What do you think of the Zambo scenario?

The big news around town is the extradition case of Noel “Zambo” Heath and Glenroy “Bobo” Matthew. The Observer went out and asked people...

THE GERONTACRACY SITS ENTHRONED. Part 11

By Hastings R. Daniel In The Public Interest Some weeks ago we wrote an article chronicling the numerous senior citizens employment by the TUG since...

Climate debate dominated by ‘duckspeakers’

Time to relearn the lessons of Nineteen Eighty-Four By Tom Harris In Oceania, the dystopian society of George Orwell’s novel Nineteen Eighty-Four, a new language was...

Have a good laugh, your body will love you for it!

By Dianne P. Collins From time to time I enjoy a good laugh. Decades ago I had a cat who made me laugh at some...

BVI In An Uncertain World After Brexit

Benito Wheatley The United Kingdom (UK) vote to leave the European Union (EU) is a game changer in International Relations. Britain’s withdrawal from the EU...

Welkom To My Island Paradise: Ye Good People Of Syria

We make no apologies to state at the outset that St. Kitts & Nevis and more particularly Nevis, God’s own country should welcome the...

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...

Periscope

Three senior Labour Party ministers exited office and charged that theY found Former Prime Minister Denzil Douglas difficult to work with. First to leave was...

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