13 December 2019
Age of consent law being reviewed by government

Age of consent law being reviewed by government


The age of consent law is among sexual offence provisions of the Criminal Code of St Vincent and the Grenadines that are being reviewed by the governm...
The Best of SVG 2020  offers more transparency, visibility for businesses

The Best of SVG 2020 offers more transparency, visibility for businesses


Those looking for an affordable avenue to grow their businesses should not overlook the opportunities presented by the Best of SVG 2020. The most r...
Organization that supports removal of buggery laws, assisting Government with revision of Criminal Code

Organization that supports removal of buggery laws, assisting Government with revision of Criminal Code


While this government fights in court to retain the buggery and gross indecency laws of the country, an international body which supports their remova...
Still no response from DPP in relation to gang rape allegations

Still no response from DPP in relation to gang rape allegations


Sejilla McDowall, the acting director of public prosecutions (DPP) has failed to respond to numerous requests by SEARCHLIGHT for answers concerning th...
New book by accountant described as positivity overcoming negativity

New book by accountant described as positivity overcoming negativity


‘Transitioning into Womanhood: Journey to Self-realization’, a book by Codisha Matthews has been described as positivity overcoming negativity. ...
Reflections on St Vincent and the Grenadines at 40

Reflections on St Vincent and the Grenadines at 40


by: H.E. Andreas N. Wickham Ambassador of the Embassy of SVG in Caracas Venezuela
As the nation celebrates the 40th Anniversary of the reclamation of ...
Vincentian completes internship in clinical engineering in Vermont, US

Vincentian completes internship in clinical engineering in Vermont, US


by Bria King One Vincentian plans to put her experience from a clinical engineering internship to good use by helping her country become more devel...
Boys on top in Courts OECS reading competition

Boys on top in Courts OECS reading competition


The three boys who competed in the finals of the local leg of the Courts OECS Reading Competition this year were able to read their way into the top t...
Farmer dies of suspected suicide, autopsy ordered

Farmer dies of suspected suicide, autopsy ordered


A post-mortem is expected to be carried out on a 69-year-old farmer of South Rivers. It is alleged that the farmer, Winston “Janky” Jack drank ...
Victorious Central Leeward Football Team Promised Football Shoes by PM

Victorious Central Leeward Football Team Promised Football Shoes by PM


Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves paid a visit to the Central Leeward Secondary School last week Thursday, during which he promised to provide 50 pair...