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Thomas Saunders Secondary School at its temporary location next to where Girl School has been located temporarily for three years in Arnos Vale.

Friday reminds Parliament of reality of temporary schools in SVG

As the government proposes to move students from Union Island to St. Vincent until their campuses are repaired, Opposition Leader Godwin Friday reminded Parliament of the history of the pre-existing…

Too Cool granted station bail on wounding charge

Radio personality, Too Cool Kris.

Radio personality Too Cool Kris was on Tuesday granted station bail and ordered to appear before the Kingstown Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday to answer to a wounding charge. The host…

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Court & Crime

Crime down this year — ACP Bailey

Crime in St. Vincent and the Grenadines has fallen this year, says acting Assistant Commissioner of Police responsible for crime-fighting, Trevor “Buju” Bailey. He told a police press conference in…

Paul’s Avenue mass shooting victims identified

Six people were shot and injured in Paul Avenue, Kingstown, Friday night, one year after a mass shooting claimed five lives in the city, iWitness News has confirmed. The victims…

Politics

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Business

CDB announces removal of Leon as its president 

By Peter Richards BRIDGETOWN Barbados (CMC) – The Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) Sunday confrmed that it had concluded  the “internal administrative process” involving its president, Hyginus Leon, and that he…

Parliament approves $136m hurricane relief budget

Parliament approved with bipartisan support at 2:52 a.m. Friday EC$136.4 million in supplementary estimates in response to Hurricane Beryl, which left six people dead and hundreds of millions of dollars…

Gov’t revenue up 8% but debt interest jumps 25%

The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines registered an 8% increase in revenue during the first five months of 2024 even as debt interest payments rose 25% year-on-year. Total…

Lifestyle

Veterans Fireman, Hance John dominate soca monarch 

Soca artiste Delroy “Fireman” Hooper remains “Ruler of the Land” in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, having placed his challengers in “Bad Company” Saturday night as he won his 13th…

Sports

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