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Minnis: FNM ready for election

Free National Movement (FNM) Leader Dr. Hubert Minnis said yesterday that Prime Minister Perry Christie would be mistaken to believe there would be any advantage to the Progressive Liberal Party calling an early election despite a split of the Official Opposition. Minnis said whenever the prime minister

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One Family wins with Disney magic

Performing under the theme, “Disney: Let the Magic Begin”, One Family was the overall champion of the Boxing Day Junkanoo Parade with 80.85 points. The group created a Disney wonderland, depicting characters from favorite Disney movies like The Little Mermaid, Mulan, Toy Story and more. Saxons Superstars

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99 Haitians apprehended

The Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF) apprehended 99 Haitian migrants in the southern Exuma chain on Christmas Eve. In a statement issued on Sunday, the RBDF said under the command of Acting Sub Lieutenant Owen Sands, marines aboard HMBS P-49 apprehended a 40-foot wooden sloop at

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Where are we heading?

Dear Editor,   A few days ago, S&P downgraded The Bahamas’ credit rating to a level which investment professionals commonly term “junk status”. S&P’s statement explaining the downgrade is sober reading. S&P indicates that the government has significantly increased the tax burden on the population but has spent

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