Politics

Plp €˜Nothing To Hide€™ On Boats Probe
Plp ‘Nothing To Hide’ On Boats Probe

November 14, 2019

THE Progressive Liberal Party emphasised yesterday that no one from the party has been connected to a Netherlands’ probe examining the acquisition of nine Royal Bahamas Defence Force vessels in 2014...

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Prime Minister Minnis: New Belgium Embassy and EU Mission to strengthen Bahamas' position in global economy

November 13, 2019

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis officially opened The Bahamas Embassy and Mission to the European Union (EU) in Brussels, Belgium on Wednesday, November 13, 2019...

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Bolivia crisis: Jeanine Áñez assumes interim presidency
Bolivia crisis: Jeanine Áñez assumes interim presidency

November 13, 2019

Bolivian opposition senator Jeanine Áñez has assumed the interim presidency of the South American country following Evo Morales's resignation.

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General election 2019: PM promises to end Brexit 'groundhoggery'
General election 2019: PM promises to end Brexit 'groundhoggery'

November 13, 2019

The UK cannot afford to "squander" more time deciding whether and how to leave the EU, Boris Johnson will say in his first major election speech shortly...

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I never asked Ash for money. He wanted to give to PLP
I never asked Ash for money. He wanted to give to PLP

November 13, 2019

FORMER Cabinet minister Shane Gibson denied soliciting thousands of dollars in bribes from a local businessman while under police interrogation, and instead asserted that their conversations were about the alleged bribe payer wanting to make campaign donations...

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Ministry of Tourism and Aviation Staff Attend Thanksgiving Church Service

November 12, 2019

The Ministry of Tourism & Aviation held its Thanksgiving Church Service, today, at St. Agnes Anglican Church. Minister of Tourism & Aviation the Hon. Dionisio D'Aguilar brought remarks...

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Lanisha pays out in pin fiasco
Lanisha pays out in pin fiasco

November 12, 2019

MINISTER of Youth, Sports and Culture Lanisha Rolle has paid back the government for the commemorative pins bearing her image that were handed out at a Youth Parliament event...

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Professors lose faith in Smith
Professors lose faith in Smith

November 11, 2019

UNIVERSITY of The Bahamas professors have moved to petition the institution's board over its expired industrial agreement, having "lost faith" in the university president's "ability" to conclude negotiations.The University of Tertiary Educators (UTEB

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Prime Minister Minnis to officially open Embassy of The Bahamas and Mission to the European Union in Belgium

November 08, 2019

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis will travel to Brussels, Belgium, on Monday 11 November 2019 to take part in the official opening of the Embassy of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas and Mission to the European Union, the Cabinet Office has announced...

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The Governor General Paid Last Respects at Lying in State of Former Senator, Dr. Calsey Johnson

November 08, 2019

At the official lying-in-state of Former Senator, veteran Broadcaster and Diplomat, the late Dr. Calsey Johnson, Governor General His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith paid last respects and signed the Book of Condolence, at the Senate, on Thursday, November 7, 2019.

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Lanisha Told - Pick Up The Bill
Lanisha Told - Pick Up The Bill

November 07, 2019

MINISTER Lanisha Rolle must pay back the government for commemorative pins bearing her image handed out at a Youth Parliament event. Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis admitted yesterday that the controversial medals featuring the picture of the Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture should not have been paid for by the government...

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State-Recognized Funeral for Former Senator, the Late Dr. Calsey Johnson

November 06, 2019

The Cabinet Office announces today that a State Recognized Funeral will be held for the late Dr. Calsey Willmore Johnson, JP, former Senator, veteran Broadcaster and Diplomat on Friday, 8th November, 2019 at 11:00a.m. at Rhodes Memorial Methodist Church, Montrose Avenue...

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Davis says FNM wrong for sidelining officers
Davis says FNM wrong for sidelining officers

November 06, 2019

Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Leader Philip Brave Davis charged yesterday that the Minnis administration is “disingenuously” applying a vacation policy to target and sideline certain law enforcement officers...

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High Commissioner-Designate of Australia Pays Courtesy Call on the Governor General

October 31, 2019

Non-Resident High Commissioner Designate of Australia, His Excellency Bruce Lendon (left) paid a courtesy call on Governor General His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith at Government House on Tuesday, October 29, 2019.

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Australian High Commissioner-Designate Pays Courtesy Call on the Prime Minister

October 29, 2019

His Excellency Bruce Lendon, Non-Resident High Commissioner Designate of Australia to The Bahamas (left) presented his Letter of Introduction to Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis in a courtesy call on October 28, 2019 at the Office of the Prime Minister...

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Press Club saddened by passing of Veteran broadcaster and diplomat Calsey Johnson
Press Club saddened by passing of Veteran broadcaster and diplomat Calsey Johnson

October 25, 2019

The Bahamas Press Club is saddened by the passing Thursday of veteran broadcaster and diplomat Calsey Johnson.

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The Governor General Paid Respects to Late Former Senator, Dr. Doswell Coakley

October 25, 2019

Governor General His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith paid respects today, October 24, to the Late Former Senator, Dr. Doswell Coakley who lies-in-state at the Senate...

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Gay, straight - just why does it matter
Gay, straight - just why does it matter

October 25, 2019

RESIDENTS are criticising the apparent hypocrisy of the Bahamas Christian Council for planning to host an anti-LGTBI rally yet turning a supposed blind eye to pressing national issues...

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House Speaker€™s ruling
House Speaker’s ruling

October 25, 2019

The Bahamas Press Club is appalled by the ruling of the Speaker of the House of Assembly, the Hon Halson Moultrie on Wednesday, that a Nassau Guardian reporter’s cell phone be turned over to the clerk and that images be deleted...

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Governor of Turks and Caicos Islands Pays Courtesy Call on the Governor General

October 24, 2019

His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith welcomed in a courtesy call His Excellency Nigel Dakin, Governor of the Turks and Caicos Islands, at Government House on Tuesday, October 22, 2019...

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