Opposition leader Dr Denzil Douglas files petitions challenging polls

Opposition leader Dr Denzil Douglas files petitions  challenging polls

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -Five defeated candidates of the main opposition St Kitts-Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP) have filed petitions in the High Court challenging the results of the June 5 general election in the twin-island federation. “The petitions allege massive corruption in the election, massive corruption, and I ask everybody when it is published in the […]

Trudeau congratulates Saint Kitts- Nevis leader on his re-election

Trudeau  congratulates Saint Kitts- Nevis  leader  on his re-election

OTTAWA  – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has congratulated Prime Minister Timothy Harris of St. Kitts and Nevis on his recent re-election and said he was looking forward ” to continued work on shared priorities, including efforts to support greater resilience to climate change, investments in infrastructure, and economic growth and prosperity.” Both prime ministers expressed […]

Team Unity wins again in St Kitts

Team Unity wins again in St Kitts

BASSETERRE, St Kitts – Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris led his coalition Team Unity to a second consecutive victory in Friday’s general election, winning six of the seven seats declared to date. The preliminary results showed that Harris of the People’s Labour Party (PLP) had comfortably won his Constituency Number 7 seat, polling 1 870 […]

St. Kitts-Nevis nationals overseas will not be able to vote

St. Kitts-Nevis nationals overseas will  not be able to vote

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts– Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris said on Friday that borders of the twin-island Federation will remain closed effectively dashing the hopes of overseas nationals who would have wanted to travel to cast their ballots as had been the case in past general elections. In a radio and television broadcast, Harris said that […]

St. Kitts-Nevis nationals overseas will not be able to vote

St. Kitts-Nevis nationals overseas will  not be able to vote

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts– Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris said on Friday that borders of the twin-island Federation will remain closed effectively dashing the hopes of overseas nationals who would have wanted to travel to cast their ballots as had been the case in past general elections. In a radio and television broadcast, Harris said that […]

Former West Indies cricketer Omari Banks focuses on his music

Former West Indies  cricketer Omari Banks   focuses on his music

THE VALLEY, Anguilla, CMC – Former West Indies all-rounder Omari Banks has recalled his role in the Caribbean side’s record run chase 17 years ago, which propelled the Brian Lara-unit to a historic win over Australia in Antigua. The Anguillian, who had made his debut as a fledgling 20-year-old just a week earlier in Bridgetown, […]

St.Kitts-Nevis Opposition leader ordered to vacate seat in National Assembly

St.Kitts-Nevis Opposition leader ordered to vacate seat in National Assembly

BASSETERRE, St Kitts – Leader of the Opposition St Kitts-Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP) Dr Denzil Douglas has been ordered by the Court of Appeal of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court to vacate his seat immediately because he holds a Dominican diplomatic passport. And while saying that he was taken aback by the judgement, Douglas, the […]

Chronixx and Koffee booked for St. Kitts Music Festival 2020

Chronixx and Koffee booked for St. Kitts Music Festival 2020

St. Kitts is pleased to announce that Chronixx will take the stage at the 24th annual St. Kitts Music Festival taking place June 24 – 28, 2020, joining previously announced artists Jimmy Cliff, Koffee and Wizkid on the expanding roster of performers set to delight the crowd. “Following a record-breaking St. Kitts Music Festival in […]

Review of Howard Queeley’s anthology “The Scriptwriter”

Review of Howard Queeley’s anthology “The Scriptwriter”

by G.Anthony Abraham Most of us approach poems as one is supposed to approach a captured animal. From the side, not head first. Cautiously, we move through a world of angles and obliques, quietly. As the reader, we calm the text, ease it out of its origins, and consume it at a distance. Howard Queeley’s, […]