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#BEIJING2015: Bolt at 90 per cent can beat anyone, says athletics analyst

#BEIJING2015: Bolt at 90 per cent can beat anyone, says athletics analyst


Sports Page — Veteran athletics commentator Hubert Lawrence says Usain Bolt’s winning of the 100-metre gold medal at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China, on Sunday is proof that the Jamaican sprinter does not need to be at his optimum to beat his main rivals. Bolt, 29, largely inactive on the international stage due …

Day 4 in Numbers – IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Day 4 in Numbers – IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015


Sports Page — After the fourth day of competition at the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015, we’ve got the significant numbers of the day: 0 Number of gold medals won by Kenya in events shorter than 800m, before Nicholas Bett ran 47.79 to win the men’s 400m hurdles final. 0 Number of jumps by any …

Smith Powers Grenada but SVG hit back

Smith Powers Grenada but SVG hit back


Kingstown, St Vincent — West Indies opener Devon Smith struck a century while 15-year-old Emmanuel Stewart stroked a half-century on debut, as Grenada flourished against St Vincent and the Grenadines on the opening day of their round game in the Windward Islands Championship here Thursday. The left-handed Smith carved out a top score of 147 …

Trinidad and Tobago and St. Kitts-Nevis make it 2 and 0

Trinidad and Tobago and St. Kitts-Nevis make it 2 and 0


Sports Page — The action continued in the FIFA under seventeen women’s world cup qualifiers at the ET Willet Park in Nevis, on Tuesday 25th August. The two matches previously scheduled for Monday 24th August, were duly postponed due to the expected passage of Tropical Storm Danny. Match one kicked off promptly at 9.30 am …

Don’t be caught unprepared for hurricanes and storms

Don’t be caught unprepared for hurricanes and storms


BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – THE fact that the Federation escaped the possible effects of Tropical Storm Danny is no reason for citizens and residents to become complacent in their preparation regime. This is the view expressed by Prime Minister the Hon. Dr. Timothy Harris during a recent interview with SKNVibes. When news of Danny’s approach …

St. Kitts Marine Works Ltd. benefits from Hurricane Danny’s passage

St. Kitts Marine Works Ltd. benefits from Hurricane Danny’s passage


BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – HURRICANE DANNY’S expected path through the Leeward Islands had resulted in an influx of business for local entrepreneur Regiwell Francis, owner of St. Kitts Marine Works Ltd. (SKMWL). Formed on Tuesday (Aug. 18) as a tropical depression, two days later Danny had peaked as a category three hurricane and a hurricane …

St. Kitts Partners with Golf Association of Ontario

St. Kitts Partners with Golf Association of Ontario


BASSETERRE, St. Kitts (August 25, 2015): The St. Kitts Tourism Authority has partnered with the Golf Association of Ontario (GAO) to promote St. Kitts & Nevis as a golf destination to golfers in the province. The announcement was made earlier today at a luncheon held at the Angus Glen Golf Club. “The GAO partnership represents …

CCAS-CMLF Workshop Press Release

CCAS-CMLF Workshop Press Release


August 25th, 2015 — “The Holistic Approach to HIV Care in the Caribbean: Empowering Patients through Laboratory, Clinical and Community Support” is the theme of a five-day regional workshop that was officially opened on Sunday, August 23, 2015.  The workshop is the 12th CCAS HIV/AIDS International Workshop, and is being held at the St. Kitts Marriott …

Taiwan’s International Cooperation and Development Fund Aids Allied Nations

Taiwan’s International Cooperation and Development Fund Aids Allied Nations


Basseterre, St. Kitts, August 25, 2015 (SKNIS): During a recent international media group visit to the Republic of China (Taiwan), Grell Browne, Director of the St. Kitts and Nevis Information Service had the opportunity to visit the Headquarters of the International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF). The media group was briefed on the International Cooperation …

Public alleges Police blundered in sting operation

Public alleges Police blundered in sting operation


BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – THOUGH they have been successful in a drug and illegal firearm bust in a sting operation, some members of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) have not only been accused of bringing the law enforcement organisation into disrepute, but also being accused of causing two employees of a …

TRACKING ERIKA…….8AM REPORT

TRACKING ERIKA…….8AM REPORT


ROPICAL STORM ERIKA INTERMEDIATE ADVISORY NUMBER 6A NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL 800 AM AST WED AUG 26 2015 HURRICANE HUNTER AIRCRAFT FINDS ERIKA SLIGHTLY STRONGER SUMMARY OF 800 AM AST…1200 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…16.2N 56.8W ABOUT 335 MI…540 KM E OF ANTIGUA AND 397 MI / 640 KM ESE OF ST. KITTS & NEVIS. …

Man shot on Fort Thomas Road

Man shot on Fort Thomas Road


BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – WHILE some were preparing to retire for the night (Aug. 25), the sound of gunshots rang out along Fort Thomas Road in Irishtown, where a man was reportedly shot. The incident occurred either shortly before or a little after 9:00 p.m. and, while information is sketchy, it was confirmed by Assistant …