The Progressive Liberal Party(PLP)yesterday dismissed as"ludicrous"recent claims by the Free National Movement(FNM)that the official opposition organized Wednesday's rowdy downtown demonstration.
The FNM claimed in a statement released on Thursday that the protest was"filled mostly with(PLP)supporters,"and hundreds of people who clashed with police and barged past
The man who was riddled with bullets on Thursday night in the area of Blue Hill Road, south of St. Vincent Road, was yesterday identified by police as 30-year-old Kyle Smith.
Details surrounding the motive for the murder were sketchy up to press time yesterday,
High school students wishing to attend college and universities in the United States are being urged to apply for their U.S. student visa early to avoid the last-minute rush, and the disappointment of not being able to make their visa appointment.
Consular Officer Brooke Moppert said
Director of Broadcasting at Bahamas Information Services, Steve McKinney, has been relieved of his duties at the government communications department.
McKinney was reportedly pulled into the office of BIS Executive Director Edward Ellis on Thursday and forced to take an accumulated 18-weeks vacation, beginning Monday. The
Two days after protesting outside the House of Assembly, dozens of members of the Bahamas Communications and Public Officers Union(BCPOU)and the Bahamas Communication and Public Managers Union(BCPMU)protested outside the Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority(URCA)on East Bay Street.
About 150 of the unions'members showed up for
HOUSTON--The Rockets sent point guard Aaron Brooks to Phoenix and forward Shane Battier to Memphis in separate deals Thursday that bring guard Goran Dragic and center Hasheem Thabeet to Houston.
The Rockets also get first-round draft picks from both teams and shipped rookie guard Ish
The Bert Perry Boxing Conclave, set for this Saturday at the Boxing Gym at the Baillou Hills Sporting Complex, is being used as a bridge to reconnect with all members in the boxing fraternity. Since this is the first conclave in as many years for the
This past Tuesday, while strolling through a portion of the new National Stadium with Project Manager Iram Lewis, I asked a silent question.
How many other mega construction works in the history of this country have had a Bahamian project manager? There is no need
The Office of the Attorney General on Thursday discontinued a kidnapping case that has been in the system for almost four years.
Rufus Durham was charged with the April 23, 2007 kidnapping of Lakeisha McKenzie and having a shotgun to put her in fear. Anthony
Pinewood Gardens, South Beach, Garden Hills, Nassau Village and some parts of Blue Hill Road South--though miles apart--have one thing in common: house break-ins.
Over the past few years the southeastern district of New Providence, particularly Pinewood Gardens, has been plagued with murders and other