Accident/Emergency

'Tourists take risks when they go to swim with wild animals'

July 12, 2019

A TOUR boat operator said yesterday tourists and visitors assume risk when they snorkel, adding despite increased shark incidents the industry will survive...

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UPDATED: Mother of child found walking on Haven Road has been located
UPDATED: Mother of child found walking on Haven Road has been located

July 12, 2019

Police are reporting that the mother of this little girl who was found walking on Haven Road on Friday morning has been located...

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Police looking after child found walking on Haven Road
Police looking after child found walking on Haven Road

July 12, 2019

Police are reporting that this little girl was found walking on Haven Road, in the south eastern part of New Providence, at 9am Friday morning...

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Ministry of Tourism's Statement on the death of Jordan Lindsey

July 11, 2019

We are all deeply saddened by the tragic death of Jordan Lindsey and The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation extends its most sincere condolences to her family...

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US family hits out over shark death
US family hits out over shark death

July 11, 2019

THE family of the American woman killed in a shark attack while swimming off Rose Island in June has claimed the tour company had no basic medical supplies and did nothing to attempt to save the college student's life...

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Cline helicopter almost identical to model that crashed in UK
Cline helicopter almost identical to model that crashed in UK

July 09, 2019

THE helicopter that crashed last week in Bahamian waters, killing seven, was nearly identical to a craft that crashed less than a year ago in the United Kingdom and resulted in the deaths of five people, including a pilot and four passengers from the Leicester City Football Club...

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SEVERE WEATHER WARNING 6AM TUESDAY 9 JULY 2019
SEVERE WEATHER WARNING 6AM TUESDAY 9 JULY 2019

July 09, 2019

THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY HAS ISSUED A

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FROM 6:00AM EDT UNTIL

9:00AM TUESDAY 9TH JULY 2019...

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Police investigate suspected drowning
Police investigate suspected drowning

July 09, 2019

POLICE are investigating an alleged drowning incident that left a man dead. According to a police report, shortly after 3pm on Sunday a group of people were swimming at Jaws Beach...

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Crash copter's black box found - Wreckage brought to surface and shipped to US lab
Crash copter's black box found - Wreckage brought to surface and shipped to US lab

July 08, 2019

OFFICIALS have successfully located the flight recording device of the helicopter that crashed in waters off Abaco on Thursday, killing all seven people on board including American coal magnate billionaire Chris Cline.

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Third shark attack in two weeks

July 08, 2019

AN American tourist was bitten by a shark while snorkelling in waters off Guana Cay on Thursday, becoming the third reported person attacked by a shark in Bahamian waters in two weeks...

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UPDATED: Police name seven victims in helicopter crash
UPDATED: Police name seven victims in helicopter crash

July 06, 2019

A Bahamasair jet left Grand Bahama International Airport on Friday afternoon with the bodies of billionaire Chris Cline, his 22-year-old daughter, Kameron, and five other people who were killed in a helicopter crash off Abaco...

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'Heartbroken'

July 06, 2019

Mathien McIntosh watched his boss’ helicopter take off from Big Grand Cay Thursday morning and then saw it disappear and crash.

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American attacked by shark on Abaco

July 06, 2019

An American tourist was bitten by a shark in waters off Nippers Beach, Guana Cay, Thursday evening, police reported.

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Bodies of helicopter crash victims brought to Nassau
Bodies of helicopter crash victims brought to Nassau

July 05, 2019

A Bahamasair jet left Grand Bahama International Airport on Friday afternoon with the bodies of billionaire Chris Cline, his 22-year-old daughter, Kameron, and five other people who were killed in a helicopter crash off Abaco...

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American man bitten by shark off Guana Cay
American man bitten by shark off Guana Cay

July 05, 2019

AN American tourist was airlifted to New Providence after being bitten by a shark in waters off Guana Cay on Thursday.

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US billionaire among seven dead in helicopter crash off Abaco
US billionaire among seven dead in helicopter crash off Abaco

July 05, 2019

A helicopter crash off Grand Cay, Abaco claimed the life of billionaire coal tycoon Chris Cline, his daughter and five other people yesterday...

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Seven killed in crash
Seven killed in crash

July 05, 2019

Seven Americans were killed in a helicopter crash in waters off Grand Cay, Abaco, police said yesterday. Police said the helicopter, which departed Big Grand Cay en route to Fort Lauderdale, was reported missing shortly after 2 p.m. American billionaire Chris Cline is the owner [...]

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Moxey: BPL not in crisis
Moxey: BPL not in crisis

July 05, 2019

Amid public outrage after weeks of power outages across New Providence, Bahamas Power and Light (BPL) Chairman Dr. Donovan Moxey yesterday insisted the power company is not in crisis...

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'Power's off, so why higher bills'
'Power's off, so why higher bills'

July 05, 2019

AMID consumer complaints of rocketing Bahamas Power and Light bills in the aftermath of load shedding and an island wide outage, BPL Chairman Donovan Moxey is urging consumers to look at subtle changes in their behaviour while at home...

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Shooting incident leaves two women in hospital
Shooting incident leaves two women in hospital

July 05, 2019

TWO women are in hospital following a shooting incident in Freeport early yesterday morning, according to police.

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