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February 21st, 2014
Min. Walwyn, cut the politics & stand by the people – Shane M. Winter

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Mr Shane M. Winter, the brain behind the successful execution of the last evening’s Youth Forum on biking in the VI that saw the active participation of youth and other interested persons, has expressed much disappointment in attempts to put a political swing on the event.

February 19th, 2014
Venezuela opposition's Leopoldo Lopez hands himself in


A Venezuelan opposition leader, Leopoldo Lopez, has handed himself over to the National Guard after holding a speech to thousands of his supporters.

February 10th, 2014
NDP got a dose of its own medicine with HOA walkout!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI: Today, February 10, 2014 was the start of the Budget debate in the House of Assembly as Premier and Minister of Finance Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith and his ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) concluded the Standing Finance Committee Session on the Estimates started some weeks ago.

January 20th, 2014
Who is the Bald Headed Minister?

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI - The rough-and-tumble vocabulary of Virgin Islands (VI) politics continues with the Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1) adding another word to the venomous exchange that has now become apart of the new political culture.

November 23rd, 2013
FIDEL of the Virgin Islands: a new people’s revolution?

By Dickson Igwe

This Political Observer frequently receives a nugget from an excellent source after he has penned his weekend column. He then finds himself having to fit that bit of crucial and late news, into his already constructed weekly yarn.

October 28th, 2013
Commentator chides Opposition for silence on cruise pier issue

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Talk Show host, Julio S. Henry has questioned the apparent silence of the opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) and also that of some government members on the issue of Carnival Cruise Line cancelling calls to the Virgin Islands for the latter part of 2014 and beyond.

July 31st, 2013
UPDATE: That's not the end! Hon. Fraser on No Confidence Motion

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Third District Representative Hon. Julian Fraser, RA said there are no limits to steps that the Opposition will take in having their questions and concerns addressed by the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) Government.

December 24th, 2012
We did our best to save Terrritory – Hon. Fahie on budget debates

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Opposition Member and First District Representative Hon. Andrew A Fahie strongly believes that the Opposition did its best during the recent budget debates in the Fifth Sitting of the Second Session of the Second House of Assembly held on December 17 and 18, 2012.

December 7th, 2012
St Kitts and Nevis Opposition Changes 'No Confidence' Motion

By West Indies News Network

Basseterre, St. Kitts (WINN): Opposition Parliamentarians have changed their “Motion of No Confidence” against the leadership of Prime Minister Dr. Denzil Douglas to a “Resolution of No Confidence” in the government.

November 13th, 2012
VI financial service industry at crossroads - resident

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – One resident has added his voice to the call for closer inspection of the financial services industry. He noted that the industry is currently at the crossroads and sounded an ominous warning for its future on the local shores.


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