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REST EASY, SIR ARTHUR: Bahamian founding father dies at 93

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The nation mourned the passing of Sir Arthur Dion Hanna yesterday, with condolences pouring in from every... read more »

Business

Dr Glen Beneby appointed consultant medical advisor at FirstCare Medical

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Former Chief Medical Officer Dr Glen Beneby has been appointed as FirstCare Medical Plan’s consultant medical advisor... read more »

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Ozuna announces Bahamas Fest with top Latin acts

Four-day experience at Atlantis from Dec 2-6, 2021 Featuring pool parties, live performances, water park and club nights NASSAU, BAHAMAS... read more »

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National Day of Play set for August 14

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Parents and kids are in for a treat as the Organization for Responsible Governance (ORG) hosts its... read more »

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Former RBDF commander pens trilogy telling Lucayan islands story; reaffirms reason for naming waters ‘Lucayan Sea’

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — It was over 500 years in the making and more than a decade in the dissecting and... read more »

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PMH boosts capacity to care for COVID patients with assistance from Samaritan’s Purse

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The arrival of two patient care tents from Samaritan’s Purse International on Friday, July 30, 2021, provided... read more »

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Bahamian fishermen brought in by RBDF for fishing violations

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Four fishermen were brought into the capital after they were apprehended for a fishery violation by members... read more »

Business

Head of mission to the EU talks about exploring opportunities for Bahamians in Europe

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Maria O’Brien, ambassador of The Bahamas to the Kingdom of Belgium and head of mission to the... read more »

Sports

PM: Bahamian athletes making country proud

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis yesterday acknowledged several Bahamian athletes competing on the international stage. In a... read more »

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Third National Election Debate series to focus on “Constitutional Reform and Human Rights”

Noted activist, ORG and unions commend debate series for furthering democracy and accountability Future debate participants prohibited from reading lengthy... read more »

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Woman marine gives perspective on challenges of being a combat diver in male-dominated field

“Opportunities must be given to both genders to succeed equally in their career paths” NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Leading Woman Marine... read more »

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Six passengers on board Royal Caribbean test positive for COVID-19

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Six passengers, two of them unvaccinated minors, on board a Royal Caribbean International (RCI) ship docked in... read more »

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NOT GOOD ENOUGH: Davis bashes govt’s response to coronavirus surge; says public safety efforts must improve

Davis: Govt underutilizing critical tools in pandemic fight “The Minnis government never seems to have a plan” NASSAU, BAHAMAS —... read more »