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February 10, 2016
Two men in rape case say woman gave consent

A POLICE investigator told the Supreme Court yesterday that two of the seven men accused of rape admitted to having consensual sex with a Bimini woman who had also given her permission for their friends to have sex with her after a night of drinking and partying at several night clubs.

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March 06, 2015
Hazardous pay for maintenence workers 'by end of month'

After months of demands, maintenance workers in the Ministry of Works will receive hazardous pay before the end of the month, according to Minister of State in the Ministry of Works and Urban Development Arnold Forbes...

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July 13, 2013
Immigration reform, amnesty and rationalization

Dear Editor,

In an address at a Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) convention in 1970, the late Sir Lynden Pindling said that he was for independence because it was a good means to an end and because Bahamians cannot grow and develop to their maximum potential without it.
In 1971, Pindling visited London where he held discussions with Governor Lord Francis Hovell-Thurlow-Cumming-Bruce concerning the...

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Ministry Of Works Employees Tone Down Industrial Action
November 20, 2012
Ministry Of Works Employees Tone Down Industrial Action

After three days of carrying out industrial action, the 200 maintenance workers at the Ministry of Works yesterday agreed to tone down their quiet protest after government officials agreed to resolve some of their issues, The Nassau Guardian has learned.

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November 16, 2012
Govt Maintenance Workers On 'Work To Rule'

A meeting between Deputy Prime Minister Philip Brave Davis and Bahamas Public Services Union (BPSU) officials will determine whether approximately 200 maintenance workers at the Ministry of Works carry out further industrial action, union president John Pinder said yesterday.

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February 18, 2012
A national museum for the people

In its history spanning well over a century, Collins House has undergone many manifestations before falling into disarray. Now the somewhat disheveled building will be restored to its full elegant glory in order to begin its new life as the National Museum of The Bahamas under the Antiquities, Monuments & Museums Corporation.
The house sat upon the estate of Ralph Gregory Collins whose wall famous...

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October 19, 2011
City Bowling League Results

The City Bowling League top bowler Monday night was Lee Davis of the Ten Back Strikers. He shattered the pins for a 265 high game and a 626 three game high set. In doing so, Davis led the Strikers past Bahamasair, 3-0. David Slatter of Unique Discovery dropped the pins for the second high set of 613 to lead his team, 3-0, over the Asue Draw Knights. Tyrone Knowles of More 94 FM had the men's secon...

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September 10, 2011
Teachers upset at poor restroom conditions

Industrial unrest is developing at Oakes Field Primary School due to an ongoing plumbing problem which disabled the school's restrooms.The Nassau Guardian understands that some teachers refused to work in the unsanitary conditions until the Department of Education fixed the problem. Howard Newbold, district superintendent at the Department of Education, said at the school yesterday that he held a ...

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Government signs contract to upgrade Coroner's Court
July 19, 2011
Government signs contract to upgrade Coroner's Court

The government signed a contract yesterday to begin the renovation of the Royal Victoria Gardens complex to accommodate a second coroner's court. The government hopes the addition will help to clear the backlog of cases before the court.

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February 23, 2011
Primary school closes after third day of plumbing problem

Carmichael Primary School was closed early yesterday when teachers refused to hold classes after the school experienced plumbing problems for the third consecutive day.
The Nassau Guardian was not allowed on the premises to see the conditions, but teachers described them as “disgusting and unsanitary”.
“The [toilets] were not flushed for two days,” Bahamas Union of Teachers...

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