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August 2018

German far-right street mob alarms police in Chemnitz

Extra police have been sent to Chemnitz in eastern Germany after hundreds of far-right protesters marched through the city centre and scuffles broke out. A far-right football fan group called Kaotic Chemnitz called supporters on to the…

Structure of Barbados’ Military to Be Reviewed

The structure of the Barbados Defence Force (BDF) will be reviewed in the coming months to ensure that it is best placed to deal with current and emerging threats to the island’s national security. Attorney General and Minister of Legal…

Teachers Urged to Build on Successes

Junior Minister on Nevis, Hon. Troy Liburd, has urged teachers on Nevis to continue to build on their successes of The 2017/18 school year for an even greater level of achievement. Mr Liburd was speaking to hundreds of teachers on…

One Shot and Killed in Pine Gardens

The police are investigating a shooting incident that left one person injured. The police have confirmed that Mickail “Mitch” Liburd, son of the Minister of Public Infrastructure, the Hon. Ian Liburd was shot and killed in the Pine…

Integrity In Public Life Act Assented To By Governor General

The Integrity in Public Life Act, (No 18 of 2013) was assented to by the Governor- General on 24 th September, 2013. Pursuant to section 1 subsection (2) of the said Act, the Minister responsible for Justice and Legal Affairs by Order (S. R…

Poverty Alleviation Programme in Nevis

The Nevis leg of the registration for the government’s Poverty Alleviation Programme began on Monday. The programme aims to give five hundred dollars a month to households whose total income is three thousand dollar or less per month.…