06 August 2004

University students getting vash flow


Vincentians pursuing University education will not have to worry about entering classrooms next semester. This government has ensured that economic co...

Persaud to take up Fullbright scholarship


Nadini Persaud from St. Vincent is among a group of Caribbean scholars who have been awarded Fullbright scholarships for 2004. Persaud teaches Accou...

Vincentians to benefit from 40 Mexican scholarships


Just as some 30 Vincentian professionals are expected to return home from universities in Spanish-speaking Cuba, another 40 could be leaving our shore...

SVG moves closer to getting international airport


In about six years, Vincentians should have an international airport on mainland St. Vincent. That’s the time Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves ...

Guantanamo inmates refuse review


Nearly 600 inmates remain in GuantanamoFive detainees at the US naval base in Guantanamo, Cuba, have refused to participate in military hearings to re...

J’ca crime rate drops


Jamaica Gleaner, The past two weeks in Jamaica have been less bloody than usual as the incidence of murders took a significant nosedive from a weekly ...

Manning in Cuba for medical check


Prime Minister Manning will receive a routine medical check-up when he goes to Cuba for a four-day visit from Wednesday this week the Trinidad Guardia...

Leacock speaks good of Baptiste


The cut and thrust of party politics normally sees bitter rivalry between opposing forces. But that pattern was broken last Tuesday during the sitting...

The laws of St. Vincent and the Grenadines


by Ada JohnsonUnderstanding the law is not always an easy task for the layman. The legalese/legal jargon discourages easy reading. I invite you to go ...

SVG at odds with Consular Corps


by Nelson A. King in New York With relations between the Caribbean Community (Caricom) and the U.S.-backed Gerard Latortue’s interim government i...