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Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis addresses the media in the Diplomat Lounge of the Lynden Pindling International Airport last week after returning from the 31st Inter-Sessional CARICOM (Caribbean Community) meeting in Barbados.

Minnis says his govt won’t be irresponsible with public funds

Days after a testy defense of a recent increase in travel allowances for Cabinet ministers and their spouses, Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis said yesterday that he would never be irresponsible with public funds. “I would have heard while I was off and upon my return,

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Crime scene officers gather evidence at the scene of a police-involved shooting near the Royal Bank of Canada’s Mackey Street location yesterday. AHVIA J. CAMPBELL

Man killed by police in foiled robbery

A Monday morning shoot-out between police and two suspects left one man dead and another suffering from gunshot wounds in hospital, police said. The dramatic scene unfolded before 9 a.m. near the Royal Bank of Canada’s Mackey Street location. According to Chief Superintendent Solomon Cash, police

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Bahamas Utilities Services and Allied Workers Union (BUSAWU) President Dwayne Woods (right) and dozens of Water and Sewerage Corporation employees, including managerial staff, sit in solidarity outside the corporation on University Drive. BUSAWU members exercised a strike certificate due to unresolved issues between the union and the corporation. FILE

WSC union matter referred to Justice Charles

An injunction ending strike action at the Water and Sewerage Corporation (WSC) was extended for another week yesterday and referred to Justice Indra Charles, according to attorneys representing the WSC, the Bahamas Utilities Services and Allied Workers Union (BUSAWU) and the Water and Sewerage Management

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