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Barbadians elect new government amid economic concerns

By Peter Richards BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) -- Barbadians go to the polls on Thursday to elect a new government amid growing economic concerns and the...

‘No specific role for women in forcing political change’

A Barbadian academic and activist has told the Women’s Arm of the main opposition New Democratic Party (NDP) in St. Vincent and the Grenadines...

‘Pervasive rape culture’ in SVG — Opposition Leader

Leader of the Opposition Godwin Friday has spoken out against “the pervasive rape culture” in St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG), saying that the...

Help women serve at highest levels — Friday

President of the New Democratic Party (NDP), Godwin Friday is encouraging women supporters of the party to rally to ensure that women have equal...

Are people less Vincy because they have a 2nd citizenship?

That the question that Leader of the Opposition, Godwin Friday, wants the Unity Labour Party and others raising questions about his Canadian citizenship to...

Friday says Canadian citizenship makes him ‘twice qualified’ to be MP

Opposition Leader Godwin Friday says that his Canadian citizenship does not bar him from being a Member of Parliament in St. Vincent and the...

Stay with the Privy Council — former PM

Former Prime Minister Sir James Mitchell says that St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) should maintain the London-based Privy Council as its highest court. “I...

Senator accuses gov’t of ‘climate change prostitution’

Opposition senator, Kay Bacchus-Baptiste, is accusing the Ralph Gonsalves government in St. Vincent and the Grenadines of being “climate change prostitutes”. Minister of Finance, Camillo...

Opposition asks gov’t to consult public before passing law

Opposition Members of Parliament on Thursday asked Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves to consult the public before pushing through, in the national assembly, a bill that they...

Climate contingency fund was Linton Lewis’ idea — Camillo

Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves has admitted to Parliament that he first got the idea of a climate contingency fund from former opposition senator,...

CARICOM foreign ministers discuss US relations, post-Brexit strategy

GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- The Caribbean Community’s (CARICOM) relations with the United States, and its engagement with the United Kingdom post-Brexit, are among matters listed...

North Windward ‘has been abandoned’ — former MP

A former Member of Parliament for North Windward who is hoping to make a comeback to electoral politics has accused the Unity Labour Party...