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  • Hold off your dogs, Fraser tells premier
    Hold off your dogs, Frase...

    By Nedburn Thaffe, BVI News Online Staff Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Julian Fraser has...

    05/22/2015 at 8:15 AM
  • Walwyn reported to governor again, freed
    Walwyn reported to govern...

    By Horace Mills, BVI News Online Staff The true motive of the Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) has...

    05/22/2015 at 7:37 AM
  • Roxie: I will not listen to the naysayers
    Roxie: I will not listen ...

    Jo-Ann ‘Roxie’ Romney, the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) candidate who is seeking to unseat Mark Vanterpool...

    05/22/2015 at 7:35 AM
 

 
  • Call for Summer Sizzle models

    Call for Summer Sizzle models

    PRESS RELEASE: The BVI’s mega fashion & lifestyle event, Summer Sizzle BVI will hold a model casting call for females and males for the Summer Sizzle BVI “Global Glamour” Runway Show on Friday, May 22, 2015 at the Multi-Purpose...

    05/22/2015 at 7:30 AM
  • Nomination: Two voters and $500 required

    Nomination: Two voters and $500 required

    Persons contesting the June 8 general election must make their respective candidacies official tomorrow, May 22, from 10am until 1pm or from 2pm until 4pm. The Office of the Supervisor of Elections, in a public reminder this afternoon,...

    05/21/2015 at 7:14 PM
  • Penn wants more independence for electoral system

    Penn wants more independence for electoral system

    Calling for wide-ranging constitutional reform that she said would incorporate the funding of political parties and a fixed election date, a former deputy premier who will contest the June 8 general election, Dancia Penn-Sallah, said...

    05/21/2015 at 4:36 PM

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  • Bring back the money, Fraser told

    Bring back the money, Fraser told

    National Democratic Party (NDP) territorial candidate Myron Walwyn has called on former government minister Julian Fraser to return the public funds that were paid out for undone work while he (Fraser) was the minister of communication...

    05/21/2015 at 2:12 PM
  • Maduro in territorial contest

    Maduro in territorial contest

    Social commentator Edmund Maduro will contest the June 8 general election as one of the territorial candidates for the newly formed People’s Progressive Coalition (PPC). Representative of the Movement, Ishmael Brathwaite confirmed...

    05/21/2015 at 2:05 PM
  • WALWYN: We dont trust you Fraser; show us the plan

    WALWYN: We dont trust you Fraser; show us the plan

    By Nedburn Thaffe, BVI News Online Staff While stating that chairman of the main opposition party Julian Fraser has a poor track record when it comes to planning for the territory, National Democratic Party (NDP) election candidate...

    05/21/2015 at 12:09 PM

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  • ‘I am getting fed up!’

    ‘I am getting fed up!’

    The usually calm and collected National Democratic Party (NDP) election candidate, Ronnie Skelton, seemed frustrated when he passionately declared that he is now ‘fed up’ of members of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) who are reportedly...

    05/21/2015 at 12:06 PM
  • Juggy unveils plan, says opponent did her best

    Juggy unveils plan, says opponent did her best

    While announcing the likely construction of a state-of-the-art marina and water sports park in the Baugher’s Bay area of the Sixth Electoral District, the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) candidate in the constituency Elvis ‘Juggy’...

    05/21/2015 at 11:33 AM
  • Corruption worse than ever – Dancia Penn

    Corruption worse than ever – Dancia Penn

    After just over three years in the political wilderness following her trouncing at the November 2011 polls, former deputy premier and attorney general Dancia Penn-Sallah took to the airwaves last evening, claiming that corruption is...

    05/21/2015 at 8:31 AM
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  • Premier wants persons to stop defacing posters

    Premier wants persons to stop defacing posters

    Premier Dr. D. Orlando Smith said it has been brought to his attention that posters promoting candidates for the June 8 general election are being defaced. He, in a brief message this morning, urged persons to desist from carrying...

    05/21/2015 at 7:44 AM
  • Dancia Penn contesting election

    Dancia Penn contesting election

    Dancia Penn-Sallah has announced that she will contest the June 8 general election as an independent territorial candidate. Penn-Sallah is a former deputy premier and representative of the Eighth Electoral District under the former...

    05/20/2015 at 6:30 PM
  • Youths don’t feel they have a stake in BVI?

    Youths don’t feel they have a stake in BVI?

    Virgin Islands Party (VIP) territorial candidate Sharie DeCastro, who has spent much of her time on the campaign trail calling for the ‘old type of politics’ to be replaced  by one that is more promising, has claimed that many...

    05/20/2015 at 4:05 PM

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  • International observers coming for election

    International observers coming for election

    A team of six international observers mainly from the Caribbean and Americas region will arrive in the British Virgin Islands (BVI) for the general election to be held on June 8, according to Governor John Duncan, who also said the...

    05/20/2015 at 1:27 PM
  • Two charged for cocaine, deceased not identified

    Two charged for cocaine, deceased not identified

    Local police said they have charged two men arrested on Monday following an anti-drug operation in the waters of the British Virgin Islands (BVI), but they are yet to ascertain the identity of a third male suspect who was shot dead. Those...

    05/20/2015 at 1:10 PM
  • Skelton opposed early election, but later agreed

    Skelton opposed early election, but later agreed

    By Horace Mills, BVI News Online Staff Senior member of the National Democratic Party (NDP) Ronnie Skelton has disclosed that he initially opposed the suggestion that an early general election be held, but he later agreed that the...

    05/20/2015 at 9:27 AM

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  • Fraser distrusts elections office; wants observers

    Fraser distrusts elections office; wants observers

    By Horace Mills, BVI News Online Staff While stopping just short of accusing the Elections Office of being involved in trickery, Chairman of the Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Julian Fraser has warned against ‘political police’...

    05/20/2015 at 7:55 AM
  • They try to assassinate my character – Turnbull

    They try to assassinate my character – Turnbull

    By Nedburn Thaffe, BVI News Online Staff National Democratic Party (NDP) candidate Melvin ‘Mitch’ Turnbull has dismissed as lies, claims that he has disrespected the chairman of the People’s Empowerment Party (PEP), Alvin...

    05/20/2015 at 7:21 AM
  • Leave the premier and face me, Walwyn tells Fahie

    Leave the premier and face me, Walwyn tells Fahie

    By Nedburn Thaffe, BVI News Online Staff While claiming that the unemployment woes facing the territory are symptomatic of a failed education system that existed when Andrew Fahie served as minister of education in the former Virgin...

    05/20/2015 at 7:15 AM

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  • Sentence for MoneyGram robbers reduce

    Sentence for MoneyGram robbers reduce

    The Court of Appeal has reduced the sentences that were imposed on the two men involved in the infamous MoneyGram robbery that took place at Road Town, Tortola, in January 2011. The two – Jason Stevens and Leonard Sprauve –...

    05/19/2015 at 5:32 PM
  • I was labelled the action minister – Christopher

    I was labelled the action minister – Christopher

    Nedburn Thaffe, BVI News Online Staff While indicating that he was the one who first earned the ‘action minister’ title, People’s Empowerment Party (PEP) chairman Alvin Christopher has chastised the governing party,...

    05/19/2015 at 4:35 PM
  • ‘Out of order!’

    ‘Out of order!’

    In a speech that mainly glorified the achievement of women in the territory, Virgin Islands Party (VIP) territorial candidate Irene Penn-O’Neal hit out against those whom she said have resorted to ‘degrading and insulting’...

    05/19/2015 at 3:49 PM