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April 15th, 2014
India court recognises transgender people as third gender

BBC NEWS

India's Supreme Court has recognised transgender people as a third gender, in a landmark ruling.

April 15th, 2014
Grenada Looking to Court Investments in Green Energy

Caribbean Journal

Grenada says it is targeting investments in green energy, following the signing of an expression of interest with Sir Richard Branson’s Carbon War Room.

April 14th, 2014
UPDATE: Team Vincy wins NLBC Int’l Night!

DUFFS BOTTOM, Tortola, VI – Team St Vincent & the Grenadines has been declared the winner of this year’s International Night event held this past Saturday, April 12, 2014 on the Grounds of the New Life Baptist Church (NLBC).

April 14th, 2014
Fmr Magistrate Charmaine R. Rosan-Bunbury awaits return to office

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Three years ago Former Magistrate Charmaine R. Rosan-Bunbury was removed from office as the Crown had taken legal action against her but a tribunal had in May 2012 found no wrongdoing on her part and had advised that she be returned to office. Up to today that order has not been carried out.

April 14th, 2014
Ports Project has ‘numerous irregularities & questionable payments’ – PAC report

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Report on the Ports Development Project has hit the streets of the Virgin Islands and will be laid on the Table of the House of Assembly on Thursday April 17, 2014, according to the Order Paper obtained by this news site.

April 14th, 2014
‘The ‘White man’ not taking over; over my dead body’ – VG resident

NORTH SOUND, Virgin Gorda, VI – The future of the leadership of the Virgin Islands seems to be of great concern to residents across the divides to the extent that they fear that the ‘White man’ is taking over very senior leadership positions in government.

April 14th, 2014
UPDATE: ‘No one should touch Long Bay Land’ – VG Resident

NORTH SOUND, Virgin Gorda, VI – Residents of Virgin Gorda joined their District Representative (R9) Honourable Ralph T. O’Neal OBE in expressing their concerns about the distribution of lands especially at Long Bay.

April 14th, 2014
Twilight to highlight int’l Track Stars

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Whilst the attention of Track and Field fans turns towards next Weekend’s Carifta Games in Martinique, closer to home excitement is beginning to build for the 2nd Twilight Invitational Track Meet on June 7, 2014.

April 14th, 2014
UPDATE: On to the Governor’s Cup for Really Uptown!

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – The Governor’s Cup which is expected to be held in St Thomas, USVI next month is clearly the main thing on the horizon following yesterday’s (April 13, 2014) win at Ellis Thomas for the L&B Stables prize champion horse, Really Uptown.

April 13th, 2014
St Croix to host Luxury Destination Paddle Event

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The first World Paddle Association sanctioned race in the Caribbean is heading to St. Croix, United States Virgin Islands, on May 9, 2014 and there will be three days of SUP Races, demos, clinics, music and entertainment, in what can only be described as a slice of paradise on earth.



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