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2017 ends with Nevis recording second largest homicide toll to date

The SKN Federation has the third highest murder rate in the Caribbean. And Nevis has an even more depressing reality being the deadliest part of...

St. Kitts & Nevis Added to EU Tax Haven Blacklist

  BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The Bahamas, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Saint Kitts and Nevis are set to be added next week to a European...

Young man ‘chopped’

By Monique Washington A young man from Barnaby Village in Nevis has reportedly been 'chopped' in the vicinity of the  XPetrol  gas station in Camps...

PM Skerrit declares ‘no race to the bottom’ with CBI programmes

PM Skerrit declares 'no race to the bottom' with CBI programmes From SKNIS BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – As the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) heads...

Snapper poisoning causing concerns

By Monique Washington One of Nevis’s most popular fish, the snapper has claimed a number of victims over the past two weeks by causing fish...

FS GM “We are down from last year”

“Next year will be better” By Monique Washington December is normally the height of the tourist season, but this year the Four Seasons -- the largest hotel in...

Police explain weight difference in the missing weed

Boxes, buckets could have been weighted with drugs By Monique Washington The high rank police officers of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force boasted...

Man stabbed to death, allegedly by his brother

A Cayon man returning home to attend the funeral of his mother Monday evening became the 20th murder victim of the year for St....

Prime Minister Harris addresses nation post-hurricane Irma

 Remarks by the Prime Minister of St. Kitts & NevisDr The Honourable Timothy S HarrisSept.  8,  2017 “My fellow citizens and residents of St....

Ritz-Carlton Hotel to Locate on St. Kitts’ South-Eastern Peninsula Creating 250...

The upscale Ritz-Carlton hotel chain has announced it will be constructing a resort at the South-Eastern Peninsula of St. Kitts with an opening expected...

Nevis Government to Ban Disposable Plastics

Residence in Nevis may soon see a Government ban on the importation and the use of plastic and Styrofoam in an effort to protect...

Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris Expresses Condolences to the...

Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris on Monday evening extended heartfelt condolences to the Brisbane family of Basseterre,...

Nevisians To Benefit From New State-Of-The-Art Private Medical Facility

By S. Williams Instead of flying out to see specialists, Nevisians will soon have the option of doing certain surgeries on their home soil and...

PM, police high command welcome 29 new recruits from Grenada, St....

PM, police high command welcome 29 new recruits from Grenada, St. Vincent and the Grenadines From the press unit in the Office of the...

St. Kitts-Nevis repudiates claim of Nirav Modi’s application for citizenship

St. Kitts-Nevis repudiates claim of Nirav Modi’s application for citizenship From the Office of the Prime Minister It has come to the attention of the government...

Prime minister joins hundreds at slain sisters’ funeral

Prime minister joins hundreds at slain sisters’ funeral From the press unit in the Office of the Prime Minister BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Prime Minister of St....

Latest Murder Underlines Growing Violence in SKN

The latest shootings in St. Kitts, including one murder, underline the violent reputation the Federation is achieving currently ranking third highest among the Caribbean...

Two men hospitalised from gunshot injuries at The Strip

By LR Liburd The St. Kitts-Nevis Observer  Just two days after the shooting-death of a Sandy Point resident, two young men in St. Kitts are nursing...

Nevis records seventh homicide

Reports of the seventh homicide in Nevis has sent shock waves through the 36 sq. mile island. At around 10:55 Friday June 2nd Lydia Jacob...

Body of missing teen found

Basseterre, St. Kitts - Police confirmed the body of a female found late Wednesday is that of missing teen Leanna Napoleon and that one person has been...

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