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  • Allyson Maynard

    The Free National Movement has been charged by the Progressive Liberal Party in the "people's court" for attacking local religious leaders. At a mass PLP rally held Thursday, Allyson Maynard-Gibson took issue with Government's a...
  • Almost 50 per cent of candidates newcomers

    Experience is set to be challenged by ambitious newcomers as more than 60 new candidates head into what has already shaped up to be the most hotly contested General Election in Bahamian history. The incumbent Free National Movement government has...
  • Amanda Perrault

    Bahamasair: A positive experience I am writing this letter to tell you about the recent experience I had flying Bahamasair from Miami to Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera, Bahamas. Because our original flight on US Air was canceled due to weather, our tickets...
  • Ambassador Asks Clubs To Help 'at-risk' Youth

    Members of the American Men's Club and American Women's Clubs were yesterday asked to volunteer their services to help Bahamian youth. Newly-installed United States Ambassador J. Richard Blankenship addressed the group at a special lunche...
  • Ambassador Chorale Gets $10,000 For Charity Work

    Minister of Housing and Social Development Algernon Allen on Thursday presented a $10,000 cheque to the Ambassador Chorale, to assist their community efforts. Established in 1993, under the leadership and presidency of the Reverend Michael Bullar...
  • Ambassador James Smith CBE To Attend British Foreign Office International Conference

    British High Commissioner Peter Heigl called on Bahamas Trade Ambassador James Smith prior to his departure for London this week as a guest of the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office to attend an international conference on "Trade and Economic Inte...
  • Andros after the storm

    North Andros - Two days after being ravaged by hurricane Michelle, the island of Andros still bears visible signs of damage. The largest island in the country was believed to be the hardest hit by the category one storm, in particular the settlement of...
  • Another day of celebration

    Conceived by Senior Pastor Emeritus Rex Major in 1997, Marriage is Honourable is dedicated to giving marriage a high profile status. To accomplish this goal, it was envisioned that one of the best ways to give practical credence to this proposition was...
  • Aquinas College honor one of their finest

    Here's to a lady so worthy of praise. Here's to a lady always. Here's to the love that shines in her eyes and the joy that she has brought to our lives. " Sister Mary Benedict Pratt is such a lady. A lady who has humbly given 47 ye...
  • Archbishop Lawrence Burke celebrates 20 years of service

    Roman Catholic Archbishop Lawrence Burke celebrated 20 years of christian service to the Bahamian community during a gala ball, held at the Nassau Marriot Crystal Palace Ballroom on Friday night. The black and gold event, which brought together a...
  • Arson ruled out in Pratt Hq. fire

    Police have ruled out arson in the fire which totally engulfed Progressive Liberal Party Member of Parliament Cynthia "Mother" Pratt's headquarters two weeks ago. According to Director of Fire Services, Assistant Superintendent of P...
  • Assistant pastor fired from Baptist Church

    Trouble is brewing at the St. John's Native Baptist Church again with the assistant pastor being ordered to leave Sunday night. According to an anonymous source, Pastor Delton Fernander was handed a letter after Sunday night's service ter...
  • Australian commissioner seeks trade opportunities

    The High Commissioner of Australia, Winfred Peppinck, is wrapping up a three-day visit, looking to increase trade with The Bahamas. He has spoken to different heads of ministries and businesses looking for new forms of commerce between Australia and Th...
  • Aviation Back To 1 Status

    The Civil Aviation Authority of The Bahamas has been restored to its Category 1 status by the Federal Aviation Administration, which downgraded the country last year due to certain safety violations. This was announced Wednesday by Minister of Transport...
  • Bahamas Christian Council extends gratitude

    Although Hurricane Michelle ripped through the Bahama Islands accumulating millions of dollars in damage, The Bahamas Christian Council entreats the community to give thanks to God. In a statement issued by Council President Bishop Samuel Greene ...
  • Bahamas economy reformed

    Reformed economic policies have "significantly" improved the standard of living for Bahamians over the last 10 years, Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham told world leaders at a United Nations Conference on Financing for Development in Mexico. ...
  • Bahamas National Pride

    Under the theme "Team-up to Clean-up" the Bahamas National Pride Association has commenced the sixth year of its Pride Month. The association intends to begin the month-long activities with environmental messages being read in churches on Nov...
  • Bahamas takes lead in protecting ozone

    The Bahamas is taking the lead in the region to phase out ozone-depleting substances (0DS) by the year 2007 and halt the usage of chloroflurocarbons (CFCs) by Jan. 1, 2008. Apart from Malaysia, The Bahamas will be the only country in the world to...
  • Bahamas to get first woman GG

    Dame Dr. Ivy Dumont, 71, will be appointed the first Bahamian woman Acting Governor General, following farewell ceremonies for Governor General Sir Orville Turnquest in downtown Nassau today. The Cabinet Office confirmed Monday that Dame Ivy will...
  • Bahamas wants level playing field

    The Bahamas is not prepared to sign a letter of commitment stipulated by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) unless there is a level playing field. This was stated by Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham on his return to Th...

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