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May 7th, 2019
St Croix man wanted for questioning into armed robbery


CHRISTIANSTED, St Croix, USVI — The [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) is seeking the community’s assistance in locating a man wanted for questioning in connection with a December 2018 armed robbery, VIPD Public Information Officer Glen Dratte has announced.

May 7th, 2019
ASPS suffering daily from dust pollution due to road works

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- For more than six months, students, teachers and other staff of the Althea Scatliffe Primary School (ASPS) have had to endure the issue of dust pollution due to roadworks occurring in the vicinity.

May 6th, 2019
VI residents urged to save lives by cleaning their hands

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Virgin Islands residents are urged to keep their hands clean at all times as the BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) promotes Hand Hygiene Day observed on May 6, 2019.

May 6th, 2019
UPDATE: Christopher Jr struggles in Mexico

HIDALGO, Mexico- Virgin Islands cyclist Darel Christopher Jr’s hopes of a top 10 finish at the 2019 Pan American Road Cycling Championships in Pachuca Hidalgo, Mexico were dashed when he found the high altitude conditions too much to cope with on Sunday May 5, 2019.

May 6th, 2019
Meghan Markle gives birth to boy, Prince Harry announces


The Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, has given birth to a boy, the Duke of Sussex has announced.

May 6th, 2019
SKN PM heads to Costa Rica to discuss VZ crisis

BASSETERRE, St Kitts & Nevis, WI- Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and Prime Minister of St Kitts and Nevis, Dr The Honourable Timothy S. Harris is set to travel to San José, Costa Rica, where he will engage in follow-up high-level talks with the International Contact Group (ICG) on Venezuela to discuss important next steps.

May 6th, 2019
Residency regularisation programme begins tomorrow

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A promise made by Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1) to have a residency amnesty programme in place for “eligible” persons will be realised tomorrow May 7, 2019.

May 6th, 2019
Premier Fahie attends UN meeting on 'eradicating colonialism'

SAINT GEORGE‘S, Grenada – With external regulatory pressures mounting on the Caribbean region and especially on British Overseas Territories (OTs), Virgin Islands (VI) Premier and Minister of Finance, Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) said he had a productive meeting when regional and other global leaders met at a UN Special Committee on Decolonisation seminar held in Saint George’s, Grenada.

May 6th, 2019
VI boats victorious in USVI carnival boat race

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI- The keen rivalry in sports between the Virgin Islands and US Virgin Islands shifted from the horse racing track to the waters when the [US] Virgin Islands Carnival Committee Motor Sport was held on Sunday April 28, 2019 at Charlotte Amalie Harbour, St Thomas, US Virgin Islands.

May 6th, 2019
Safer roads before bigger bikes – CoP Matthews

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Commissioner of Police, Michael B. Matthews is of the opinion, the Government must make roads safer and ensure education takes place before legalising the introduction of larger CC motorcycles in the territory.


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