Stabbing at Government High School

Stabbing at Government High School Reports and images of a student stabbed are circulating on social media...

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Stabbing at Government High School
Stabbing at Government High School Reports and images of a student stabbed are circulating on social media...

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Atlantis Resort Sued Bed Bugs Attacked...My Room Was Crawling
A woman is suing the famous Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas over horrific bites she says she got from a bed bug swarm, and she has creepy crawly video to back it up...

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It was painfully disheartening to read about Jimmy Palacious’ shameful pronouncement that black people “breed too much”. It was all too reminiscent of Richard Lightbourne’s equally disrespectful and demeaning comments...

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Bahamas Red Cross Society Award Ceremony for Businesses that have Supporte The Red Cross Ball
Governor General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling hosted an Award Ceremony and Reception at Government House, January 12, 2017 for Platinum sponsors of the upcoming Red Cross Ball. The ceremony was held in recognition of six commercial businesses that have supported the Bahamas Red Cross Society over many years...

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BTVI and US Embassy strengthening alliances
United States Embassy and The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) officials recently engaged in a productive dialogue. The US Embassy’s Public Affairs Officer, Penny Rechkemmer and Education and Cultural Specialist, Chanelle Cleare, met with BTVI president...

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Bahams Customs to Celebrate International Customs Day
Community involvement, honouring long serving officers, educating and advising stakeholders, and sporting events are among the list of activities planned for the celebration of the 28th International Customs Day...

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Remarks by Minister of Financial Services, Hope Strachan on: Exporters' Meeting on The Trade Information Service Portal
Ladies and Gentlemen, it gives me great pleasure to welcome you to this Information Session on The Bahamas’ Trade Information Service Desk and Electronic Portal, aimed specifically at those Bahamian businesses currently exporting and those interested in exporting to international markets.

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Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton to Present Lily Tomlin with the 53rd SAG Lifetime Achievement Award at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® The trio will reunite Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017 on TNT and TBS’s live SAG Awards® telecast

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The Actor® Statuettes Cast for 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® The Actor® statuettes — which this year’s 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® honorees will receive for outstanding performances in 2016 — have been cast in solid bronze at the American Fine Arts Foundry in Burbank, California. SAG Award® nominated actor Mykelti Williamson (Fences, Forrest Gump) was there to watch the dramatic process in person...

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VAT Filing & Payment Deadline Has Now Changed
VAT Filing Payment Deadline Has Now Changed The Department of Inland Revenue wishes to remind all taxpayers that the deadline for VAT filing and payment has now changed...

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Historic visit by Chinese Presiden Xi Jinping emphasises strong ties with IOC
Historic visit by Chinese Presiden Xi Jinping emphasises strong ties with IOC IOC President Thomas Bach welcomed Chinese President Xi Jinping to The Olympic Museum today, in what is the first visit by a Chinese Head of State to the IOC...

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GB Chamber starts new year with Ministry for Grand Bahama visit
Newly elected executives of the Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce (GBCC) paid a courtesy call on Minister for Grand Bahama Dr Michael Darville last week as part of their 2017 mandate to foster open communication between the GBCC and Grand Bahama's key stakeholders...

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New stadium on schedule for FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017

Site tour marks 100-day countdown...The countdown is officially on! With just under 100-days to the start of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017...

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Milo Butler Backs Bahamas Red Cross and HeadKnowles Hurricane Matthew Relief Efforts
Bahamians still impacted by the effects of Hurricane Matthew will benefit from a recent donation by Milo Butler Distributors. The wholesale grocer partnered with the Bahamas Red Cross and the HeadKnowles Hurricane Relief Group giving food supplies valued at $10,000 to assist with continued relief efforts...

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Public Service and UB Sign MOU for Training and Assessment
A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Ministry of the Public Service and the University of The Bahamas (UB) for the continuous development and training of Public Servants...

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Minister Mitchell addresses the topic, "So You Want To Be A Foreign Minister
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration, the Hon. Frederick Mitchell addressed the topic, "So You Want to be a Foreign Minister," on Monday evening, January 16, 2017 at Choices Restaurant, at the University of The Bahamas...

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AEG Pledged Hurricane Relief Supplies to NEMA
Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture the Hon. Dr. Daniel Johnson (second from left) introduced Alan Kates (left) managing director, AEG Bahamas, upon the decision that the company which is affiliated with the Los Angeles Lakers would be making a donation of relief supplies...

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'Queen of Junkanoo' Christina Fernander commended by Minister of Youth, Sports & Culture
Christina Fernander, chairman of the One Family Junkanoo group, was called the 'Queen of Junkanoo' by Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture the Hon. Dr. Daniel Johnson during a press conference at the Ministry's offices...

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Remarks by MSC Executive Chairman Pierfrancesco at Ocean Cay Groundbreaking Ceremonies
Ladies and gentlemen, Honourable Prime Minister, esteemed members of the Government … I think that I can now safely say: Dear friends...

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Belgian Ambassador presents Letters of Credence in Courtesy Call at Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Ambassador-Designate of the Kingdom of Belgium to the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, His Excellency Dirk Wouters presented Letters of Credence to Foreign Service Director-General Sharon Brennen-Haylock...

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