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Monday, July 13, 2020

Defence Force given Police powers in government effort to fight crime

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Officers of the St. Kitts and Nevis Defence Force (SKNDF) are...

Virus: UK PM Johnson Moved to Intensive Care, Foreign Sec. Takes...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care after being hospitalized Sunday with coronavirus, the prime minister’s office said Monday. “Over the...

Three males charged with armed robbery

Police have taken three males into custody in connection to an armed robbery incident that took place on April 16, 2019 in Upper Monkey...

Young man killed in Newton Ground (updated)

Basseterre, St. Kitts- The federation of St. Kitts and Nevis has recorded another homicide with the shooting death of an individual  in Newton Ground...

Two men fatally shot, police investigating

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred in the Green Tree area in which two men were fatally wounded....

Isaac speeding west toward Dominica

POND HILL, Nevis — The 5 a.m. report on Monday from the Caribbean Hurricane Network indicates National Hurricane Center data is uncertain about Isaac’s...

It’s Law: Seniors, Disabled, Essentials Get Priority Access During SOE

Supt. Cromwell Henry  During the past few weeks, the government has encouraged various companies in St. Kitts and Nevis to allow priority access to senior...

Firearm, ammunition possession charged

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Isaiah Ritchen of East Street has been charged for the offences of Possession of Firearm and Possession of Ammunition in...

Officials warn on possible first hurricane of year

All eyes are on a disturbance in the Atlantic that could develop into the first hurricane this year and threaten the Lesser Antilles beginning...

Run-away found, Police thank public for their assistance

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPR) has confirmed that 15-year-old Tunisha Caines, who was recently reported as...

Missing teenager found

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- J’Mique Isaac, who was reported missing on Feb. 26, has been found. The Observer contacted the royal St. Christopher and...

US 61,000 Virus Deaths Eclipses Troop Fatalities in Vietnam War

It only took four months of the COVID-19 pandemic to kill more  Americans than in 11 years of the Vietnam War. In a solemn milestone...

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...

Nevis Long Pt. Port Resumes Regular Hours

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (June 23, 2020) -- The Nevis Air and Sea Ports Authority (NASPA) wishes to advise the residents on Nevis that the...

CBI Leader: SKN Driving Force for Cashless Society

  Citizenship by Investment (CBI) is one of the main reasons the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) has registered a GDP growth last year, the...

Autopsy reveals Taylor’s cause of death

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Forensic Pathologist, Dr. Valery Alexandrov, has performed and completed the autopsy on the body of the late Vincent Taylor. After completing...

Ministry of Health releases statement concerning investigation of clinical trials

  Ministry of Health releases statement concerning investigation of clinical trials From the Ministry of Health...

CARILEC Chief Executive Officers and Leadership Conference To be held later...

CARILEC and Saint Lucia Electricity Services (LUCELEC) will jointly host the 2019 CARILEC Chief Executive Officers and Leadership Conference slated for May 21 to 25 in...

11th Caribbean Labour Ministers Meeting to be held next week

The International Labour Organization (ILO) in collaboration with the Government of Barbados will host the 11th Caribbean Labour Ministers Meeting (CLMM) next week under...

Taliban Claims Peace Deal Reached with US

A Taliban spokesperson has claimed that the organization has finalized a peace deal with the U.S. to end more than 18 years of war. Suhail...

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