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Half of male ‘patients’ at Mental Health Centre can go home

Of the 200 or so patients at the psychiatric hospital in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, 153 are men. Of these men, about half of...

Vincentians get free hearing aids through Rotary initiative

Last Saturday saw the culmination of a weeklong mission with the Starkey Hearing Foundation providing free hearing aids and batteries for life to Vincentians...

Charity donates medical supplies to Health Ministry

By C. John/API The St. Matthias Charities Inc. has once again demonstrated its unwavering commitment to the development of the health services in St. Vincent...

SVG represented at regional disaster risk reduction talks

The government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines continues to pay special attention to disaster risk reduction given the vulnerability of the country to...

2 doctors to 200 patients at psychiatric hospital

There are two doctors to attend to the 200 patients at the Mental Health Centre (MHC) in St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG). Further, these...

Court gets late psych reports after doctor is summoned

The Kingstown Magistrate’s Court, on Tuesday, received psychiatric reports on three accused persons, weeks after they were due and one day after a doctor was summoned...

No more Mardi Gras in Little Tokyo

Mardi Gras this year will take place at “Carnival City”, Victoria Park, Kingstown, rather than at the bus terminal, Little Tokyo, as happened last...

Verdict reserved in threatened journalist case

The woman on trial for threatening a journalist says he did not curse her when she accused him of writing a “false article” about...

PM not expecting controversy over new Boundaries Commission

Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves says he is not expecting any controversy surrounding the appointment of a new Constituency Boundaries Commission, as had been the...

Hilton, Marriott not building in SVG or anywhere — PM

The Hilton or Marriott hotel chains might not be interested in building a hotel in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. However, Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves...

Senior cop completes master’s degree in public police and administration

Assistant Superintendent of Police Thecla Andrews, for successfully completing a Master’s Degree in public policy and administration with a double concentration in management and...

NDP denied use of Owia school for ‘Arrowroot Forum’

The main opposition New Democratic Party (NDP) has been forced to postpone its Arrowroot Forum, scheduled for tonight (Tuesday) in Owia. The party took the...