03 April 2020
Time to Pull the Lever!

Time to Pull the Lever!


WHEN NEXT THE Prime Minister addresses the nation, we would be grateful if he would share with the public the explicit thresholds which have to be cr...
31 March 2020
Business as usual in SVG

Business as usual in SVG


TEENAGERS FROLICKING on the beach; churches holding picnics; mourners turning out in large numbers at funerals; those ordered to self-quarantine havi...
27 March 2020
Are we in this together?

Are we in this together?


AFTER MUCH speculation, Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves delivered his much-anticipated nationwide address on the COVID-19 crisis on Wednesday night. T...
24 March 2020
Cuba to the Rescue – Shame on Us!

Cuba to the Rescue – Shame on Us!


Yet again, Cuba is stepping up to the plate, showing the rest of the world the meaning of solidarity and brotherly love. Later this week, 16 medic...
20 March 2020
Covid – 19: We Can Choose our Path

Covid – 19: We Can Choose our Path


TODAY THE ENTIRE world is facing a crisis of unimaginable proportions. A highly infectious pathogen to which we have no immunity, no cure, and no vacc...
17 March 2020
Unity and Decisive Leadership are Key

Unity and Decisive Leadership are Key


DECISIVE LEADERSHIP is what is needed in times of national emergencies like the COVID-19 pandemic. It will determine whether we effectively manage...
13 March 2020
Overcoming Covid-19 requires a team effort

Overcoming Covid-19 requires a team effort


READY OR not, Covid-19 is here and our level of preparedness on the national, business, family and individual levels is left to be seen. Less than...
10 March 2020
Let us work together so that our gains are not reversed

Let us work together so that our gains are not reversed


THE MURDER of a young mother on the eve of International Women’s Day (IWD), while putting a damper on commemorative activities for the Day, emphasi...
06 March 2020
Women playing important roles in resolving global problems

Women playing important roles in resolving global problems


SEARCHLIGHT EXTENDS warmest greetings to all the women of St Vincent and the Grenadines, the Caribbean and the rest of the world, on the occasion of ...
03 March 2020
Time for a female Speaker?

Time for a female Speaker?


The House of Assembly of St Vincent and the Grenadines is about to get a new Speaker. The new Speaker will be this country’s 10th since independence...