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January 26th, 2020
UPDATE: Kobe Bryant & daughter dead in helicopter crash

CALIFORNIA, USA - New information coming into Virgin Islands News Online (VINO) is that the daughter of NBA legend, Kobe B. Bryant also perished alongside her father is the deadly California helicopter crash that claimed the lives of at least 5 people.

December 28th, 2019
BREXIT & a new special relationship

By Dickson C. Igwe

Brexiters are clearly upbeat at this dawn of a new decade. Remainers/Europhoiles like this Old Boy are disappointed. There is a feeling in the air that the UK has changed for good- and not necessarily for the better.

April 12th, 2019
PHOTO of The Day: Premier Fahie meets Miami Mayor Francis X. Suarez

MIAMI, Florida, USA - Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1) had an official meeting with Mayor of Miami, Florida, Francis X. Suarez on April 11, 2019, to discuss some diplomatic relations between the US State and the People of the Virgin Islands (VI).

July 21st, 2018
UPDATE: 3-peat! BVI 2018 Battle of the Fittest champions

PHILIPSBURG, St Maarten, WI- The BVI Basketball Team, Bayside Blazers, convincingly defeated Dutch St. Maarten to become the 2018 Championships of the 2018 Battle of the Fittest one-week tournament in St. Maarten.

June 29th, 2018
VI excels at annual 'Taste of the Caribbean' 2018

MIAMI, Florida, USA - The Virgin Islands (VI) National Culinary Team proved to be ‘worth their salt,’ when they participated and copped several top accolades in the annual 'Taste of the Caribbean' 2018, held in Miami in the United States of America, from June 22 to 26, 2018.

June 18th, 2018
Darel Christopher Jr is Velodrome’s 2018 sprint king

GEORGIA, USA - Virgin Islander Darel Christopher Jr, continues on his winning streak representing Territory on the international racing circuit, yesterday June 16, 2018, placing first in the 2018 ‘Velodrome (Georgia State) Championships’ which began the previous day, Friday June 15, 2018.

February 2nd, 2018
Cornwall hundred headlines Hurricanes win

ST JOHN'S, Antigua, WI — Rahkeem R. S. Cornwall slammed an imperious unbeaten hundred as Leeward Islands Hurricanes demolished United States by 162 runs in their opening match of the Regional Super50 on Wednesday January 31, 2018.

September 3rd, 2017
Edwin & USVI routed by USA in Americup

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The US Virgin Islands (USVI) Men’s Basketball team, featuring Deon J. Edwin, were soundly defeated by the United States, 90-62, on Saturday September 2, 2017 and will go on to play Mexico in the 3rd/4th place play off in the FIBA AmeriCup 2017.

April 30th, 2016
The Trump Doctrine

By Dickson Igwe

Donald Trump’s Foreign Policy Speech on April 27, 2016, at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington DC for National Interest Magazine, was a hearkening back to the Monroe Doctrine of 1823. If Trump is elected President in November, which is a 25% probability, it will be the beginning of a New World Order.

December 27th, 2014
Obama’s policy of stimulus trumps right wing austerity

By Dickson Igwe

The USA has regained its position as the main engine of world economic growth. As 2014 ends, the US is the fastest growing developed economy. The last quarter, July-September 2014, the US economy grew 5%. This was the fastest rate of American economic growth since 2003. It remains to be seen whether Barack Obama’s policy of stimulus has taken the US back to the era of the Clinton Presidency, when a sustained economic boom lasted for almost a decade.

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