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March 22, 2017
Why vote and how to make voting decisions

Choosing whom to vote for in our elections is a complicated process and creates more questions the more we try to decide. We are coming out of a period where the level of suspicion about political leadership is growing and the sense of frustration is, and has been, growing. There are issues of words versus actual performance, accountability and transparency and other issues that affect not just on...

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Carnival Bands slam We March call for delay
March 21, 2017
Carnival Bands slam We March call for delay

BAHAMAS Carnival Band Owners Association (BCBOA) president Dario Tirelli yesterday blasted We March Bahamas organisers for calling for Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival to be postponed less than six weeks before bands hit the streets...

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Press Statement by PLP on Tariff increase by Tropical Shipping.
January 03, 2013
Press Statement by PLP on Tariff increase by Tropical Shipping.

In the wake of the latest tariff increases announced by Tropical Shipping on all cargoes from the continental USA, Canada, the Caribbean and within The Bahamas, the Progressive Liberal Party calls on the government to intervene to put a stop to this madness.

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March 13, 2017
Bahamas Carnival launches, but scaled back to meet budget

Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival was officially launched last Friday, with the Bahamas National Festival Commission (BNFC) committing to its mandate to hold the annual festival amid controversy surrounding its spending over the last two years.
BNFC CEO and Managing Commissioner Roscoe Dames said Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival has been scaled down this year in order to meet the budget requirements set by gover...

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January 26, 2017
Eight Mile Rock delegate dies at conference

A PROGRESSIVE Liberal Party convention delegate from Grand Bahama collapsed on the bathroom floor of her hotel room on the first night of the party's convention and later died, a party source told The Tribune.

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January 12, 2017
The incomparable force that is Meryl Streep is humorous and entertaining in 'Florence Foster Jenkins'

Florence Foster Jenkins (U.S. rated PG-13)
Cast: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg
Genre: Comedy-drama, biography
Dwight's Rating: 3 Stars

Contrary to the views of some ridiculous individuals, Meryl Streep is probably the greatest actor alive today.
She is, without a doubt, one of the greatest actors in history, and definitely one of the most honored, with more Oscar nominations than any...

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January 06, 2017
No 'coordinated' DNA involvement in We March

While the leaders of the Democratic National Alliance (DNA) fully support the We March Bahamas group and its plans to march on January 10, the party will not be represented as a whole during the march to respect the wishes of the march's organizers.
"As it relates to We March [Bahamas], we have gone on the record saying Mr. Ranard Henfield has done a good job in galvanizing the support of people w...

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January 04, 2017
'Govt pushing gay agenda'

Marco City MP Gregory Moss and his party, the United People's Movement (UPM), are accusing the Christie administration of pushing 'the gay agenda', months after the majority of people who voted in the gender equality referendum voted against several questions, including one that would have made it unconstitutional to discriminate against someone based on sex.
The party condemned the affirmative vo...

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December 22, 2016
International Oil Spill Workshop held to Improve Partnerships and Response Mechanisms

Fifteen countries participated in a four-day oil spill workshop in mid-December at the Lowell Mortimer Maritime Institute on Coral Island. Minister of Transport and Aviation, the Hon. Glenys Hanna-Martin, welcomed the delegates at the commencement...

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November 24, 2016
Statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration on the Response sent to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights by the Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas Regarding the Request for Precautionary Measures by Members of Save t

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration wishes to advise the public that the Government’s response to the Inter –American Human Rights Commission was sent, and received by the Commission, 22 November 2016. The entire response of the Government is attached to this statement for public release.

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