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Man shot and killed by police after assault on elderly woman and shotgun attack

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A man was shot and killed by police today after he reportedly assaulted an elderly woman at... read more »

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Man killed in bar shooting

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A man died from gunshot injuries last night after a gunman opened fire in a bar at... read more »

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VACCINE PERKS: PM announces vaccination day for those vaccinated

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis has announced a vaccination day where he said individuals who have been... read more »

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Haitian woman and child dead after boat capsizes — search continues for missing boaters

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A Haitian woman and a boy died yesterday following a vessel capsizing in waters off Grand Bahama,... read more »

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DOUBLEDOWN: Former DPM defends staff against House speaker’s tirade

Turnquest: Religion or lack thereof is inconsequential and should not have been raised in Parliament NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Former Minister... read more »

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$100,000 injected into national Covid-19 vaccination programme by CIBC FirstCaribbean

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The government’s purchase and the continued rollout of COVID-19 vaccines across The Bahamas has received a financial... read more »

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PMH Nurses present Nurses Month Food Bank to the Ranfurly Home for Children

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Senior nurses at the Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) recently donated to the Ranfurly Home for Children in... read more »

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Family of GHS stabbing victim fearful alleged assailants could finish job on bail

Alleged murder suspects of GHS student Kenn Paul granted bail NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The family of the 16-year-old survivor of... read more »

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Rolle, McAlpine and Symonette clash over FNM firings

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A row erupted in Parliament after Pineridge MP Frederick McAlpine accused the Minnis administration of terminating over... read more »

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SOVERIGN DEBT CRISIS: Former minister recommends income tax

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Former Health Minister and Elizabeth MP Dr Duane Sands yesterday suggested that the government must reassess its... read more »

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MIND YOUR TONE: Human Rights group accuses Government of threatening the rule of law

Rights Bahamas backs QCs Smith and Munroe calls for ministers to tone down rhetoric against judges NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Human... read more »

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Sunshine Holdings Limited staff donates to Jennie Street fire victims

Fire victims offered special incentive offer to build with Arawak Homes NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The staff at Sunshine Holdings Limited... read more »

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Former COP named first director of intelligence agency

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Former Commissioner of Police Anthony has been named as the first director of the National Crime Intelligence... read more »

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PHA launches Patient Registration Training Program

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Twenty-six participants from the institutions of the Public Hospitals Authority and the Ministry of Health will complete... read more »

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NOT THERE YET: Forbes says The Bahamas remains in third wave, despite positive signs

New COVID infections decline by 39 percent week-over-week NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Director of the National HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Programme... read more »

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COVID ENFORCEMENT: Over $1 million dollars in fines in breach of emergency orders

52 people convicted and fined collectively $117,500 NASSAU, BAHAMAS — There were approximately 1,940 violations of the COVID-19 Emergency Orders... read more »

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Govt. allocates $4.7 million for Parliamentary Department

NASSAU, BAHAMAS —  In preparation for the next General Election, the government has allocated $4,700,020 in the 2021/22 fiscal year... read more »

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CRIME DECLINE: Dames says Minnis administration halved crime in four years

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Major crimes were reigned in by 54 percent under the Minnis administration when compared to the previous... read more »

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Straw vendors struggling to make ends meet amid market closure for more than a year

NASSAU, BAHAMAS  — President of the Straw Business Persons Association Esther Thompson said yesterday that while the homeporting of several major cruiseliners... read more »

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“DREAMS AND SCHEMES” McAlpine to PM: Stop whining and govern

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — As he delivered another scathing rebuke of the Minnis administration, Pineridge MP Frederick McAlpine said yesterday that... read more »