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Thursday, October 1, 2020

“Wins and Losses”

Everything in life is a contest; some contests you win others you lose. Everyone experiences both wins and losses over a lifetime.  It’s how...

The Christena Memoriam

Perhaps it was the absence of Culturama this year.  Perhaps it was the special edition of the Nevis House of Assembly, in which all...

Competent Enough: By Kenneth Williams

  By Kenneth Williams Andrew Fahie’s Virgin Islands Party Government from all accounts has been managing the affairs of the Virgin Islands very well. Fahie has been...

Curtains

Curtains The Federation was amongst the earliest nations to close its borders in an effort to control the Corona Virus.  It did so on 25th March, almost...

Elections and Court Action.

  At its very basic level, elections are contests between one or two sets of people. One set will lose and the other set will...

Out of Circulation

Out of Circulation Those of us old enough remember may recall the days of the brassy penny and ha’penny (half penny), and remember when they...

Unity! What Unity?

Examining famous quotes could be very inspiring at times. In talking about those of us who like to say that what we have, we got...

A prudent, timely decision

The swearing in of the new cabinet ministers last Sunday ushered in a new day for St. Kitts and Nevis. The new cabinet is...

Not For Sale

YOU know the saying: if someone offers you something that looks too good to be true, it usually is. And often that something turns...

NO RETURN TO THE COUNTRY’S CRIMINAL PAST PLEASE

On Monday, Prime Minister Timothy Harris delivered an Address to the Nation in which he revealed the date of our imminent election as Friday...

WE ARE READY TO CELEBRATE DEMOCRACY

THE writer H.G. Wells is best known for his science fiction novel “The War Of The Worlds” which imagined a Martian invasion of Earth...

“COUNTRY ABOVE SELF”

EDITORIAL “COUNTRY ABOVE SELF”   WHILE the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic has fortunately not led to a single fatality in the Federation it sadly did claim one casualty...

Life lessons.

For our nation’s children, May is a month of reckoning.  At home, SBA’s and IA’s would have already been submitted, and CSeC(Caribbean Secondary Certificates)...

All should be treated equally under the law.

A St. Kitts political leader in the late 1990s told the United States Department of State that campaign funds were collected from Charles ‘Little...

Doing right.

Two weeks ago, the government of Nevis unveiled the first ever bust, statue if you will, on the island of Nevis.  Fittingly, it was...

The Labour legacy

Those of you who have been following the face-book page of the Electoral Office would have noticed results of the Nevis Village Council/NIA have...

End The Smear campaign against Harris

The Premier of Nevis, the Hon. Vance Amory, on several occasions praised the leadership of Prime Minister Dr. The Hon. Timothy Harris. He described Dr....

Open days and openness

We offer our heartfelt congratulations to the Nevis Island Administration, the Ministry and Department of Agriculture and all participants on the hosting of its...

Eves

They were at it again last week.  Woman issues was all over all of the media as women came together to examine their causes,...

Hard lessons

Was it coincidence or providence that after we contacted Social Security for data for the editorial that was presented in last issue; that the...

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