Deadly Conditions Inside The Prison

Deadly Conditions Inside The Prison Allegedly, there is an outbreak of scabbies in maximum security of The Department of Correctional Services (formerly called Her Majesty's Prison). According to 242 Breaking News there are a number of unsanitary concerns connected to the correctional facility...

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Today Moody’s Investor Services upheld The Bahamas’s investment grade credit rating and the stable ratings outlook. Moody’s expressed confidence that The Bahamas is on course to see a reduction in its debt burden over the near and medium-term...

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Bahamas Waste Partners with CIBC FirstCaribbean to 'Walk For the Cure'
Bahamas Waste Partners with CIBC FirstCaribbean to 'Walk For the Cure' This October the Bahamas Waste family will don their pink shirts again and remind Bahamians about early testing to detect and prevent cancer. They are also very pleased to have been asked to partner with CIBC FirstCaribbean in this year’s ‘Walk for the Cure'...

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Join us on Saturday, September 5th to Celebrate!
We are very excited to be opening our six million dollar, state-of-the-art terminal this weekend! Please come out and see our new facility, enjoy light refreshments, drinks and enter to win a FREE flight too!...

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NOTICE FROM BAHAMASAIR RE:TRAVEL TO FT. LAUDERDALE
NOTICE FROM BAHAMASAIR RE:TRAVEL TO FT. LAUDERDALE Passengers travelling to Ft. Lauderdale on Bahamasair today are advised that due to industrial unrest with the Ground Handlers Union in Florida, our schedule has been adjusted as follows...

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Six Day Weather Forecast September 1-6, 2015
Six Day Weather Forecast September 1-6, 2015 Partly sunny, hot and humid with isolated showers and a few thunderstorms. Maximum Temperature 92°F and Minimum Temperature 77°F. Small Craft Caution in effect in the Southeast Bahamas . Winds E-SE 10-15 knots in the Northwest & Central Bahamas and E 15-20 knots in the Southeast Bahamas...

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Deadly Conditions Inside The Prison
Deadly Conditions Inside The Prison Allegedly, there is an outbreak of scabbies in maximum security of The Department of Correctional Services (formerly called Her Majesty's Prison). According to 242 Breaking News there are a number of unsanitary concerns connected to the correctional facility...

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The Pet Food Institute sponsors BAARK!'s 3rd Annual Potcake Triathlon
The Pet Food Institute sponsors BAARK!'s 3rd Annual Potcake Triathlon On September 5th, 2015 BAARK! (Bahamas Alliance for Animal Rights and Kindness) will host its third triathlon on Jaws Beach. This year we are pleased to have the Pet Food Institute (PFI) as a sponsor. The Pet Food Institute represents United States manufacturers of dog and cat food...

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News Item-Tropical Storm Fred Noon Update
News Item-Tropical Storm Fred Noon Update …FRED WEAKENING AS IT MOVES AWAY FROM THE CAPE VERDE ISLANDS…

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News Item-TROPICAL STORM FRED
News Item-TROPICAL STORM FRED …FRED CONTINUES TO MOVE FURTHER AWAY FROM THE NORTHWESTERN CAPE VERDE ISLANDS…

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Castrol Quote of the day: September 1, 2015
Castrol Quote of the day: September 1, 2015 Castrol Quote of the day: September 1, 2015
"Let's be thankful
that 'Erika' did not do
much damage, and remember
to pray for those who experienced
any kind of loss."

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Hurricane Fred 6pm Update on 31st August 2015
Hurricane Fred 6pm Update on 31st August 2015 HEAVY RAIN AND STRONG WINDS SPREADING OVER THE NORTHWESTERN CAPE VERDE ISLANDS …

AT 5PM EDT, THE CENTER OF HURRICANE FRED WAS LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 17.2°NORTH AND LONGITUDE 24.6° WEST OR ABOUT 165 MILES NORTH OF THE SOUTHERN MOST CAPE VERDE ISLANDS.

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New Hummingbird Species Discovered in The Bahamas
New Hummingbird Species Discovered in The Bahamas The Inagua Woodstar (Calliphox lyrura). The Bahamas National Trust is thrilled at the recent announcement by the American Ornithologists Union (AOU), of a new hummingbird species on the island of Inagua...

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Western Air Set to Unveil State of the Art Terminal in Grand Bahama
Western Air Set to Unveil State of the Art Terminal in Grand Bahama Western Air, the largest one hundred percent Bahamian owned and operated airline in The Bahamas, will open its six million dollar, state- of- the- art terminal on Saturday. The Passenger Terminal, Maintenance Hangar and Corporate Offices will officially open at Grand Bahama International Airport this Saturday, September 5th, 2015 with a public invite to all...

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CIBC FirsCaribbean records its highest quarterly net incomes since the second quarter of 2010
CIBC FirsCaribbean records its highest quarterly net incomes since the second quarter of 2010 CIBC FirstCaribbean today announced its results for the third quarter of this fiscal 2015, recording its highest quarterly net income since the second quarter of fiscal 2010...

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News Item-HURRICANE FRED
News Item-HURRICANE FRED …STRONG WINDS AND HEAVY RAIN SPREADING NORTHWESTWARD ACROSS THE NORTHERN AND NORTHWESTERN CAPE VERDE ISLANDS.…

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Discussion on Protection of The Bahamas' Underwater Cultural Heritage
Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie met with U.S. and Bahamian officials to discuss the protection of The Bahamas’ Underwater Cultural Heritage at the Office of the Prime Minister on August 27, 2015...

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Immigration Minister responds to GBHRA and reiterates the Government's Immigration Policy
Fred Mitchell, Minister for Immigration spoke at Kiwanis Over The Hill on Thursday 27th August and responded to Fred Smith Q C who continues to defame the Immigration Department. He claimed that the world is watching and that Mr. Mitchell ought to be careful. The response is below from the speech at Kiwanis...

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Update regarding opening of All Public Schools
Update regarding opening of All Public Schools The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology wishes to inform the public that after consultation with the Meteorological Department we have been advised that the worst of Tropical Storm Erika has passed. Please note that changes have been made to the dates issued last week as we were proactively preparing for the possibility of Erika...

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Tribute by Prime Minister Christie at the funeral service for Sir Albert Miller
Tribute by Prime Minister Christie at the funeral service for Sir Albert Miller I begin by renewing my condolences, and the condolences of the Government and people of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, to Lady Miller and the entire family of the great Bahamian whose passing we mourn today, even as we celebrate his life; a life that was blessed with the gift of long years and marked by devoted service to his country, to his family...

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Bahamas expresses condolences to Dominica
Bahamas expresses condolences to Dominica On behalf of the Rt. Hon. Prime Minister Perry Christie, Bahamas Foreign Minister the Hon. Fred Mitchell has been in contact with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Dominica, Francis Baron, to express The Bahamas’ deep sadness and condolences on the deaths of so many people in Dominica following the passage of Tropical Storm...

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