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Three Reported Dead In Shooting At Frigate Bay Strip

Three Reported Dead In Shooting At Frigate Bay Strip

Saturday 12th July, 2014 Hits:4856 Local Toni Frederick

St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN):  At least three people are reported to have died and two injured in a multiple shooting on the Frigate Bay Strip in the early hours of Saturday morning. According to reports of persons on the scene, two males died where they had been sitting on the beach.  Another is said to have run a short distance before he collapsed and died at the water's edge about 30 meters west of Breezes Bar. Two female bystanders were said to have been struck in their legs by bullets during the shooting which took place at about 3:00 a.m., though...

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Press Secretary Corrects Statement About US Request To Remove Information From SKN Passports

Press Secretary Corrects Statement About US Request To Remove Information From SKN Passports

Friday 11th July, 2014 Hits:1640 Local Clive Bacchus

St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN):  The United States Government is stating that the removal of place of birth from the St. Kitts and Nevis passport was not done at its request. In an interview with WINN FM earlier this week, Mr. Erasmus Williams the Prime Minister's Press Secretary made the following statement: "I must made reference to remarks made recently by Dr. Ken Ballentyne during the recent meeting with Prime Minister Douglas and the Service Providers of the Citizenship by Investment programme, and I recall Dr. Ballentyne reminding Prime minister Douglas and his stakeholders, service providers at that meeting, that the...place of...

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Opposition Leader Challenges Government's Constitutional Authority, Calls For Elections To Be Held

Opposition Leader Challenges Government's Constitutional Authority, Calls For Elections To Be Held

Friday 11th July, 2014 Hits:1035 Local Clive Bacchus

St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN):  Federal Opposition Leader Mark Brantley is accusing the government of flagrantly and disrespectfully continuing to remain in office without proper constitutional authority, by ignoring a Motion of No Confidence filed against it some 19 months ago.  The High Court has ruled that there is no legal impediment to Speaker Curtis Martin tabling the Motion for Debate but Mr. Martin has filed an appeal against that decision and the matter is before the Court.  Friday, 19 months to the day, that Mr. Brantley filed the Motion, the Opposition Leader reiterated that Prime Minister Dr Denzil Douglas does not command...

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Skerritt: Kittitian Hill Already Positively Impacting Local Economy

Skerritt: Kittitian Hill Already Positively Impacting Local Economy

Friday 11th July, 2014 Hits:858 Local Clive Bacchus

St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN):  The 400 acre Kittitian Hill Luxury Resort  staged a soft opening Thursday, with public and private sector officials invited to tour the facility after a brief ceremony that featured remarks from Prime Minister Dr Denzil Douglas, Tourism Minister Richard Skerritt, Chairman of the SIDF Hermia Morton Anthony and founder Val Kempadoo. Mr. Skerritt in his address stated that the Resort was already making a significant contribution to the local economy. "The economic impact of this project has already been impressive," Minister Skerritt said.   "So far it has provided jobs to well over 500 local construction workers, and...

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SIDF GM Explains Delay In Publication Of Foundation's Accounts

SIDF GM Explains Delay In Publication Of Foundation's Accounts

Friday 11th July, 2014 Hits:843 Local Clive Bacchus

St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN):  The public will be pleased with the accounts of the Sugar Industry Diversification Foundation (SIDF) when they are released says its General Manager Terrance Crossman. "I think it's going to be a good story, as it has been for every year since our inception and so people will be happy I'm sure with the results that we've seen in our financial statements," Mr. Crossman said, speaking at the recent launch of Foundation's three newest programmes. The political Opposition wants the SIDF money to go into the Consolidated Fund and be subjected to scrutiny by Parliament and the...

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Team UNITY Expresses Sympathies To Bereaved Families

Saturday 12th July, 2014 Hits:36 Press Releases Sourced Information - avatar Sourced Information

Team UNITY Expresses Sympathies To Bereaved Families

The brutal killing and alarming shooting incidents involving a number of our citizens and residents during the course of Friday...

Statement by Leader of the Opposition on 19 Month Anniversary of Motion of No Confidence

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Statement by Leader of the Opposition on 19 Month Anniversary of Motion of No Confidence

Fellow citizens and residents: I issue this statement in my formal capacity as Leader of the Opposition in St. Kitts and...

Team UNITY to make first ever BALCONY ADDRESS today at 5pm from Command Center

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Team UNITY to make first ever BALCONY ADDRESS today at 5pm from Command Center

The Leaders of the Tri-Party Opposition Alliance Team UNITY will be staging another unprecedented event Today Friday 11th July with...

Sir Dwight Venner Addresses ANOCES

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Sir Dwight Venner Addresses ANOCES

In welcoming Sir K. Dwight Venner to the podium at the 2014 General Assembly of the Association of National Olympic Committees...

Culturama 40 Commemorative Magazine Launched; Efforts Lauded By Nevis Culture Minister

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Culturama 40 Commemorative Magazine Launched; Efforts Lauded By Nevis Culture Minister

NIA - CHARLESTOWN NEVIS  --Deputy Premier of Nevis Hon. Mark Brantley lauded the efforts of all who assisted in the...

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Bermuda Opposition Boycotts Parliament

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Bermuda Opposition Boycotts Parliament

(Caribbean News Now) HAMILTON, Bermuda -- Following the refusal on Thursday by the governor of Bermuda to appoint a commission...

Aruba Prime Minister Mike Eman On Hunger Strike

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Aruba Prime Minister Mike Eman On Hunger Strike

(Aruba Daily) ORANJESTAD – Aruba Prime Minister Mike Eman on Friday entered an immediate hunger strike following a decision of...

St Lucia Under 'Water Emergency' As Desperate Drought Situation Worsens

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St Lucia Under 'Water Emergency' As Desperate Drought Situation Worsens

(Caribbean 360 News) CASTRIES, St. Lucia – The St. Lucia Water and Sewage Company (WASCO) Wednesday placed the entire island...

SPORTS

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Brazil, Netherlands Hunt Cup Third Place

Saturday 12th July, 2014 Hits:65 Sports Sourced Information - avatar Sourced Information

Brazil, Netherlands Hunt Cup Third Place

(Jamaica  Gleaner)  Dutch coach Louis Van Gaal and Brazil's Luiz Felipe Scolari will both be trying to motivate their players...

Lebron James Says He's Returning To Cavaliers

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Lebron James Says He's Returning To Cavaliers

CLEVELAND (AP) -- LeBron James' latest decision is in: He's returning to Cleveland.   Ending a saga that had the NBA virtually...

Race Horse Mr Big Pepe Dies

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Race Horse Mr Big Pepe Dies

President of the Nevis Turf and Jockey Club, Allister Thompson confirmed on Wednesday 9th July that the popular and dynamic...

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Dominican Republic, Haiti Agree On Imports 'Without Discrimination'

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Dominican Republic, Haiti Agree On Imports 'Without Discrimination'

(Dominican Today) Santo Domingo.- Dominican Republic and Haiti agreed Thursday to facilitate imports of goods and services "without discrimination," in...

Caribbean Airlines Projecting TT$100 Million Loss

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Caribbean Airlines Projecting TT$100 Million  Loss

(Caribbean 360 News) PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad – The Trinidad-based Caribbean Airlines (CAL) is projecting a loss of just under TT$100 (One...

IMF: Trinidad and Tobago Vulnerable To Energy Price Decline

Friday 11th July, 2014 Hits:79 Business Sourced Information - avatar Sourced Information

IMF: Trinidad and Tobago Vulnerable To Energy Price Decline

(Caribbean 360 News) WASHINGTON D.C., United States – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Wednesday warned that Trinidad and Tobago remains...

ENTERTAINMENT

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Game Of Thrones Earns A Leading 19 Emmy Nominations

Thursday 10th July, 2014 Hits:100 Entertainment News Sourced Information - avatar Sourced Information

Game Of Thrones Earns A Leading 19 Emmy Nominations

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The sprawling and bloodthirsty saga "Game of Thrones," defying the Emmy Awards' grudging respect for such...

Beyonce's Father, Matthew Knowles, Receives Second Paternity Suit

Thursday 10th July, 2014 Hits:105 Entertainment News Sourced Information - avatar Sourced Information

Beyonce's Father, Matthew Knowles, Receives Second Paternity Suit

(Huffington Post) After facing his public child support battle with the mother of his 4-year-old son, Nixon Alexander Knowles, Mathew...

Kartel To File Defamation Suit Against Police Commissioner And TV Station

Wednesday 9th July, 2014 Hits:175 Entertainment News Sourced Information - avatar Sourced Information

Kartel To File Defamation Suit Against Police Commissioner And TV Station

(Jamaica Gleaner) Convicted murderer Adidja Palmer is expected to file a multimillion-dollar defamation lawsuit against Police Commissioner Owen Ellington and...