21 January 2005
A push in the right direction

A push in the right direction


Twenty-five years after this country first sent students to pursue tertiary education in the Republic of Cuba, our Prime Minister has returned from a ...
14 January 2005
Respect due brave warriors

Respect due brave warriors


These past weeks have seen several people being honoured by their peers and by their home governments. On December 30, Sir Vincent Beache was feted b...
07 January 2005
Vigilance

Vigilance


The year 2004 ended with the tragic Indian Ocean tsunami disaster where the death toll is past 150,000 and rising. This tragedy has saddened the wor...
23 December 2004
Peace to all…

Peace to all…


The Christmas period has come and brought with it the usual mad rush as many of our citizens get caught up in the moment. It is tradition that Vincen...
17 December 2004
SVG still a safe place

SVG still a safe place


Police Commissioner William Harry this week sought to assure the nation that this is still a safe country, notwithstanding the alarming rise in murder...
10 December 2004
The great devide

The great devide


For a long time now it has been said of politics in St. Vincent and the Grenadines – most of the rest of the Caribbean in fact – that there ...
03 December 2004
Keeping it level

Keeping it level


Debate on the 2005 Estimates will intensify next Monday when the House of Parliament meets. But, given the political volatility which the impending ...
26 November 2004
Tis the season to be electioneering

Tis the season to be electioneering


Today, the refurbished Rose Hall Police Station will be commissioned; yesterday, it was the Kingstown Bus Terminal and last Monday, the focus was on t...
19 November 2004
The Greatest G-G that never was

The Greatest G-G that never was


This week two Vincentian public servants are being laid to rest while their families mourn. Both have been pubic servants, but died in very different...
12 November 2004
A step up for Paul’s Avenue

A step up for Paul’s Avenue


This Wednesday saw the beginning of an attempt at people empowerment with the official opening of what has been named the George McIntosh Community Ma...