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FNM ratifies six more candidates

The Free National Movement (FNM) last night ratified six more candidates for the next general election during a Central Council meeting at its headquarters on Mackey Street. Businessman Dionisio D’Aguilar has been ratified for Montagu. Attorney Lanisha Rolle, who resigned as an FNM senator amidst great controversy

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Woman shot to death on driveway

A woman was shot dead on the driveway of a home on Jubilee Boulevard, off Fire Trail Road, yesterday morning, police said. Details were limited on the shooting. Chief Superintendent Ashton Greenslade said officers responding to reports of gunshots around 6:30 a.m. found the woman’s body on

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Baha Mar details emerging

It was announced yesterday that Hong Kong conglomerate Chow Tai Fook Enterprises Limited (CTFE) – which owns the Rosewood Hotel Group – entered into negotiations to acquire Baha Mar. The company said it would invest millions ahead of the official deal completion through pre-opening activities and

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FOIA delayed again

Dear Editor, While on the one hand paying lip service to the need for transparency and accountability, the government of The Bahamas led by this clearly non-transparent, unaccountable and morally bankrupt Christie administration, has once again proven that they could care less about the importance of

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Our ancestors’ strength

Hurricanes have inflicted great damage to The Bahamas. Wayne Neely, who works at the Met Office, in his book “Great Bahamas Hurricane of 1929”, wrote that the September 1866 Hurricane caused 387 lives; the 1899 Hurricane took 334; the July 1926 Hurricane killed 268, and

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