07 January 2005

Communicate with your children


Editor: As a parent, I'm urging all you parents to let us support our children by keeping the line of communication open, so they can call on us anyti...

Monitoring systems need developing


Editor: The editorial of the News Newspaper of Friday, December 31st, 2004, along with several related articles in that same issue ("Caribbean's vulne...

The big clash


England is the oldest parliamentary democracy in the world. Over several centuries many written and unwritten laws and customs have come into being br...
23 December 2004

Budget – a time bomb waiting to explode


EDITOR: With much anxiety and great expectation I took time out to listen to Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves as he presented his 2005 budget to the...

Too much crime and mayhem


EDITOR: No amount of preachy statements or pleading with young men to act better will ever work to solve our problems with crime and law breaking. No...

Mini-bus drivers – PLEASE show some consideration


?This is a very sincere plea to all mini van drivers from one who is fed up and greatly burdened, having to endure the loud and sometimes obscene ...
17 December 2004

Congrats to Cable & Wireless


Editor: I am from Union Island and I operate an Internet café there. I wish to express my appreciation for the changes Cable & Wireless has made t...

Was AIDS disease designed by man?


Editor: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) – a very dangerous and frightening condition, which eventually leads to death. What is the o...

House of Hope seeking Volunteers


EDITOR: I am a volunteer at the House of Hope. The House of Hope is in the process of opening a hospice for the people of St. Vincent and the Grenadi...

‘The writer’ totally missed the picture


EDITOR: When I wrote the letter under the caption "Jerry Turning Inside Out Show Upside Down", I never intended to get involved in a tennis-styled vol...