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  • Equal disaster – NDP or Fraser
    Equal disaster – NDP or F...

    By Donald de Castro, contributor Virgin Islanders and other voters, especially independent voters and...

    05/28/2015 at 8:54 AM
  • Culinary team gears up for overseas test
    Culinary team gears up fo...

    After months of pre-competition practice dinners, the 2015 BVI national culinary team is getting ready...

    05/28/2015 at 8:54 AM
  • Four charged with burglary within a week
    Four charged with burglar...

    The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) said four persons have been charged with burglary in relation...

    05/28/2015 at 7:14 AM
 

 
  • Walwyn wants admin complex named after O’Neal

    Walwyn wants admin complex named after O’Neal

    Roughly two months after he called for ‘something’ to be named in honour of the longest serving member of the House of Assembly, Minister of Education and Culture Myron Walwyn last evening opted for specificity, when he recommended...

    05/28/2015 at 6:04 AM
  • CCT opening store on VG

    CCT opening store on VG

    PRESS RELEASE - CCT BVI will celebrate its official grand opening of a New Concept Store in Virgin Gorda. The event is scheduled to take place on Friday, May 29th, 2015 at Virgin Gorda Yacht Harbor beginning at 10:00AM. The grand opening...

    05/28/2015 at 5:59 AM
  • Trinidad MP arrested; US seeks extradition

    Trinidad MP arrested; US seeks extradition

    Caribbean News Now, PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Following his indictment in the US on eight counts of racketeering, fraud and money laundering, Trinidad member of parliament Jack Warner, former regional vice president of FIFA,...

    05/28/2015 at 2:35 AM
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  • Apology Needed? Jaleel dragged into politics

    Apology Needed? Jaleel dragged into politics

    Minister of Health and Social Development Ronnie Skelton has described as despicable, statements made by a female member of the main opposition party regarding a 10-year old boy’s efforts to sell bottled water and also solicit donations...

    05/27/2015 at 2:12 PM
  • VIP candidate accused of inciting violence

    VIP candidate accused of inciting violence

    Education Minister Myron Walwyn has accused an election candidate of the Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) of inciting violence and criminal activity against the leaders of the British Virgin Islands. Walwyn did not call names,...

    05/27/2015 at 10:00 AM
  • Investors chasing locals from fishing grounds?

    Investors chasing locals from fishing grounds?

    Territorial At-Large candidate, Dr. Karl Dawson has stated that there is a battle brewing in certain sections of the territory between locals and some big investors who are trying to control the natural resources. Dr Dawson, who was...

    05/27/2015 at 9:40 AM

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  • Burnt-out vehicle drives concern

    Burnt-out vehicle drives concern

    A resident, who submitted the photo above to BVI News Online, has been wondering how a burnt-out vehicle ended up along the stretch of road-way leading from Stoutt’s Look Out towards Sage Mountain, Tortola. “The attached photos...

    05/27/2015 at 9:20 AM
  • Premier: “Let them come!”

    Premier: “Let them come!”

    By Horace Mills, BVI News Online Staff Dr. D. Orlando Smith, the territory’s premier and minister of finance, has scoffed at threats by the Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) to gather at the Treasury and demand that payment be...

    05/27/2015 at 9:15 AM
  • ‘Your Action Man has been working!’

    ‘Your Action Man has been working!’

    Pulling out one of the largest and most energetic crowds seen since the start of the 2015 general election campaign, National Democratic Party (NDP) candidate in the Fourth Electoral District Mark Vanterpool has rubbished claims that...

    05/27/2015 at 9:02 AM

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  • Meeting Held – Fahie says workers bullied for NDP

    Meeting Held – Fahie says workers bullied for NDP

    By Nedburn Thaffe, BVI News Online Staff Senior member of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Andrew Fahie has claimed that, based on information received, top members of certain statutory boards are holding special meetings to encourage...

    05/27/2015 at 9:00 AM
  • Political child abuse in 4th District – Walwyn

    Political child abuse in 4th District – Walwyn

    While one member of the National Democratic Party (NDP) lauded NDP candidate in the Fourth Electoral District Mark Vanterpool as a person who would give away his pants and walk around in his brief, another predicted that Vanterpool...

    05/27/2015 at 6:24 AM
  • Earl Fraser guilty in traffic case

    Earl Fraser guilty in traffic case

    Former lawmaker Earl Fraser has been found guilty of driving without due care and attention. Senior Magistrate Tamia Richards handed down the verdict this morning (May 26) when Fraser appeared before the court. He is to be sentenced...

    05/26/2015 at 8:58 PM

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  • Frett blasts candidates, boycotts election

    Frett blasts candidates, boycotts election

    While criticizing the 29 candidates who have joined those from the National Democratic Party (NDP) in being nominated for the June 9 general election, former minister of health Alred Frett said he had changed his mind about contesting...

    05/26/2015 at 4:46 PM
  • Serial burglar gets nearly 2 years

    Serial burglar gets nearly 2 years

    Kegan Thomas was today (May 26) sentenced to a total of 21 months in prison for burglarizing two business-places in the West End area of Tortola last year. Rocky Willow Bar and the office at West End Taxi Stand were burglarized few...

    05/26/2015 at 4:37 PM
  • Spanish-speaking inmate stabbed at prison

    Spanish-speaking inmate stabbed at prison

    An inmate was stabbed this morning (May 26) during an incident at Her Majesty’s Prison, Tortola. The inmate, said to be Alberto Rosa De La Rosa – also known as Piyoyo, is undergoing treatment at Peebles Hospital. “Police are...

    05/26/2015 at 2:36 PM

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  • Fraser accuses gov’t of pump station nepotism

    Fraser accuses gov’t of pump station nepotism

    Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Julian Fraser has accused the government of nepotism regarding the upgrade of the sewage pumping station in Road Town, claiming that the administration got one of its ‘friends’ to install...

    05/26/2015 at 9:50 AM
  • Sowande: More young people should raise chickens

    Sowande: More young people should raise chickens

    While claiming that the agriculture industry has been at its worst yet under the National Democratic Party (NDP) government, President of the People’s Empowerment Party (PEP) Natalio ‘Sowande’ Wheatley has proposed...

    05/26/2015 at 9:13 AM
  • VIP trying to intimidate voters – Christian

    VIP trying to intimidate voters – Christian

    The Virgin Islands Party (VIP) is being accused of stooping to an unnecessary low in an attempt to drive fear into the hearts of voters across the British Virgin Islands. Territorial candidate for the governing National Democratic...

    05/26/2015 at 7:32 AM

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  • PEP split on ethics legislation?

    PEP split on ethics legislation?

    There appears to be disagreement in the People’s Empowerment Party (PEP) over whether ethics legislation should be enacted in order to address the behaviour of politicians in the House of Assembly. Chairman of the PEP Alvin Christopher...

    05/26/2015 at 7:32 AM
  • Digicel hands over cheque in B/Ball League

    Digicel hands over cheque in B/Ball League

    PRESS RELEASE: Just as they promised last year, telecommunications giant Digicel (BVI) Ltd., last week handed over a cheque to officials of the Hon. Julian Fraser Save the Seed National Basketball League for the purchase of the 2014...

    05/26/2015 at 7:00 AM
  • Political parties launch campaign in Trinidad

    Political parties launch campaign in Trinidad

    PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The ruling coalition People’s Partnership Government and the main Opposition People’s National Movement (PNM) Sunday launched their unofficial campaigns for the next general election that...

    05/26/2015 at 6:59 AM

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