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Commentary • Number 1116 • “Genius & Dis-Genious” Editorial

The appointment of Dr Jessica Byron Reid to Professor at the University of the West Indies speaks to the best in us and the...

A Continent of Hope

By António Guterres Far too often, the world views Africa through the prism of problems.  When I look to Africa, I see a continent 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...

Constance Baker Motley: A Woman Of Substance

By James Gaskell Even in England it is hard to leave Nevis behind. My son at Leeds University is trying to make contact with...

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...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

We shared with you that the 2016/17 Register of Voters, before adjustments, contains 43,185 names amongst a population of about 45,000. By international standards, this...

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...

The Barley grows – My Brother Patat

By. Kenneth Williams Editor In Chief/Publisher I have five brothers and four sisters and I have an excellent relationship with all of them. But I have different...

An Open Letter To The Manager Of Cable T.V.

Dear Editor, Please allow me space in your paper for this article. For the past months since the taking over of the Cable TV by your...

Capital Punishment And Justice

Ewin James Opponents of Capital Punishment often put forward the proposition that it doesn't deter murder. That proposition is unprovable. But more than that it...

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...

THE TRAVAILS OF ZUZU – A SON OF THE SOIL

Zuzu’s mother had nine children.  The family was very poor as many families were in New Town when Zuzu was born.  Mothers worked for...

We Can’t Wait No More, Buddy!

By G.A. Dwyer Astaphan For centuries, the Southeast Peninsula of St. Kitts has been relatively undeveloped. It measures about 6.25 square miles in area and makes...

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...

Confronting Mental Health Issues in St. Kitts & Nevis – The...

Ours is a paradise, nevertheless, as a middle income country, in fact the smallest independent nation in the entire Western Hemisphere, our developmental challenges...

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....

REMEMBERING A LEGEND

MUHAMMAD ALI - FROM RAGS TO RICHES FROM OBSCURITY TO PROMINENCE Ali was poor, uneducated and had little hope of attaining much in life.  However, his...

Are You A Fool?

Every week I am saddened at the sight of more broken cars.  Saddened because they need not have been mashed up – with just...

A RESPONSE TO SOME COMMENTS AND FURTHER THOUGHTS ON GEOTHERMAL

By Carl B. Nisbett A few NRP supporters, some employed by the NIA and even a minister or two, have decided to have a go...

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...

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