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  • Fraser raps gov’t for not paying his brother
    Fraser raps gov’t for not...

    Julian Fraser has accused the National Democratic Party (NDP) government of refusing to pay over money...

    05/25/2015 at 9:25 AM
  • Not only about virgins
    Not only about virgins

    “One wrong decision can sentence your whole family to a lifetime of…heartbreak.” – T.D. Jakes Last...

    05/25/2015 at 6:30 AM
  • Boat catches fire during Poker Run
    Boat catches fire during ...

    Two persons have been rushed to hospital after a boat in which they were sailing as part of the annual...

    05/24/2015 at 1:41 PM
 

 
  • I was victimized by NDP gov’t -former magistrate

    I was victimized by NDP gov’t -former magistrate

    A day after Premier Dr. D. Orlando Smith challenged the Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) to prove that his government has been involved in corruption, VIP At-Large candidate Charmaine Rosan-Bunbury said there is proof of such...

    05/24/2015 at 11:30 AM
  • Vanterpool willing to be jailed for Walwyn

    Vanterpool willing to be jailed for Walwyn

    Minister of Communications and Works Mark Vanterpool has declared that he is prepared to even share a prison cell with his government colleague Myron Walwyn, if the Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) succeeds in attempts to block...

    05/24/2015 at 11:24 AM
  • Fraser names ‘victims’ of NDP

    Fraser names ‘victims’ of NDP

    Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Julian Fraser last evening used a political stage in his constituency to disclose a list of civil servants and other persons who – according to him – have been victimized by the National...

    05/24/2015 at 9:56 AM

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  • Smith denies turning down debate

    Smith denies turning down debate

    National Democratic Party (NDP) election candidate Shaina Smith has denied claims that she has turned down an invitation to participate in a debate with two other political contenders who are seeking to represent the First Electoral...

    05/24/2015 at 6:36 AM
  • VIP searching for proof of corruption since 1999?

    VIP searching for proof of corruption since 1999?

    Premier Dr. D. Orlando Smith said members of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) have been searching without success to find proof of corruption in the National Democratic Party (NDP) since the inception of the NDP in 1999. “The Opposition...

    05/23/2015 at 12:45 PM
  • It is ‘stupid’ not to give cops guns – Fraser

    It is ‘stupid’ not to give cops guns – Fraser

    By Horace Mills, BVI News Online Staff The issue of whether members of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) should randomly carry guns has resurfaced; this time on the election campaign trail. Julian Fraser, chairman of the...

    05/23/2015 at 12:16 PM

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  • Power and inequality

    Power and inequality

    By Dickson Igwe, contributor Karl Marx, the Great Enlightenment Philosopher, stated in his magnum opus Das Kapital that the route to true social equality was through violent revolution. The French Revolution of 1789 and the US war...

    05/23/2015 at 8:13 AM
  • Electrical surge ‘bruck down’ BiWater

    Electrical surge ‘bruck down’ BiWater

    It was an electrical surge that resulted in a flange erupting at the BiWater Plant in Paraquita Bay, Tortola, leaving several sections of the island without their regular water supply this week. The explanation has come from the Ministry...

    05/23/2015 at 7:10 AM
  • Stoutt reveals plans, questions opponents

    Stoutt reveals plans, questions opponents

    While criticizing his political opponents whom he accused of being afraid of engaging him in a debate on issues affecting the territory, independent candidate in the First Electoral District Preston Stoutt has outlined several plans...

    05/23/2015 at 6:18 AM
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  • Walwyn launches campaign app

    Walwyn launches campaign app

    PRESS RELEASE - The Committee to Re-Elect Hon Myron V. Walwyn to the Third House of Assembly has sought to remain on the cutting edge with Walwyn’s campaign by the launching of an app that will allow Virgin Islanders and residents...

    05/23/2015 at 6:00 AM
  • Spanish Bowl winner!

    Spanish Bowl winner!

    PRESS RELEASE - Leonora Delville Primary School was named the winner of the 2015 Inter-Primary Spanish Bowl Competition held at the Sir Rupert Briercliffe Hall on May 20. Ten schools competed in the night’s event namely: Alexandrina...

    05/23/2015 at 5:58 AM
  • BVI is an arbitration jurisdiction

    BVI is an arbitration jurisdiction

    PRESS RELEASE - Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE has announced that the BVI is an arbitration jurisdiction, and is open for business following the International Arbitration Conference. The conference...

    05/23/2015 at 4:03 AM

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  • 42 candidates nominated; record number of women

    42 candidates nominated; record number of women

    A total of 42 candidates have been nominated to contest the general election in the British Virgin Islands on June 8. That is one less than the number that was nominated for the general election back in November 2011. Crunching the...

    05/22/2015 at 7:49 PM
  • Senior citizen missing on VG

    Senior citizen missing on VG

    Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a senior citizen who they said wandered from his apartment in the Gun Creek area of Virgin Gorda. John Emmanuel, 66, was last seen on Wednesday of this week near his apartment,...

    05/22/2015 at 7:39 PM
  • Nomination underway

    Nomination underway

      The nomination of candidates contesting the June 8 general election has been on earnest across the British Virgin Islands. The action got underway around 10am, with one returning officer describing the process as smooth. “So...

    05/22/2015 at 3:22 PM

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  • Stoutt dispels rumours, launches candidacy

    Stoutt dispels rumours, launches candidacy

    Independent candidate Preston Stoutt, who is seeking to unseat Andrew Fahie in the First Electoral District, said politicians have been spreading rumours that he is a drug abuser in an effort to undermine his candidacy. Stoutt, who...

    05/22/2015 at 11:16 AM
  • Jealousy – Pickering has rich white friends!

    Jealousy – Pickering has rich white friends!

    Rubbishing many of the rumours that have been circulating about him, National Democratic Party (NDP) candidate in the Seventh Electoral District Dr. Kedrick Pickering last evening challenged his critics to provide proof that he is...

    05/22/2015 at 10:19 AM
  • Hold off your dogs, Fraser tells premier

    Hold off your dogs, Fraser tells premier

    By Nedburn Thaffe, BVI News Online Staff Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Julian Fraser has called on Premier Dr. D. Orlando Smith to call off his ‘dogs,’ adding that he is tired of the ‘gutter politics’ that...

    05/22/2015 at 8:15 AM

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  • Walwyn reported to governor again, freed

    Walwyn reported to governor again, freed

    By Horace Mills, BVI News Online Staff The true motive of the Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) has been called into question after the group made another failed attempt this week to have the governor take action against Myron...

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

    Roxie: I will not listen to the naysayers

    Jo-Ann ‘Roxie’ Romney, the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) candidate who is seeking to unseat Mark Vanterpool of the National Democratic Party in the Fourth Electoral District, has accused the incumbent of breaking a number of promises...

    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

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