A section of the completed 1st kilometer of the Runway at the Argyle International Airport
Local News

(WEFM) — An International airline out of the United States of America is scheduled to operate regular flights to St. Vincent and the Grenadines when the Argyle International Airport becomes operational. Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves made the disclosure while speaking, Friday, on the Shakeup programme aired on WEFM. Dr.

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Venezuelan Ambassador to St. Vincent & the Grenadines - Yuri Pimentel. (photo Credits: Mikail Muhammad)
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(WEFM) — Several Civil Society Organizations here came together Thursday, at a forum to show their solidarity for the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, which is currently experiencing a deep social, economic and political crisis. The forum was held at the University of the West Indies (UWI) Open Campus, in Kingstown. The

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More than 100 leading scientists say the Rio Olympics should be moved or postponed over the Zika outbreak. According to BBC News, the group says new findings about the virus make it “unethical” for the games to go ahead in an open letter to the World Health Organization (WHO). They

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International News

(FROM REUTERS) —  U.S. health officials on Thursday reported the first case in the country of a patient with an infection resistant to all known antibiotics. The officials expressed grave concern that the superbug could pose serious danger for routine infections if it spreads. “We risk being in a post-antibiotic

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A view of the 3D drawing of proposed complex from the corner at Singer (Photo Credits: API)
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(WEFM) — When the government is finished demolishing the old government buildings on Halifax Street, Kingstown, they do not intend to leave the space blank. A state of the art, modern complex is being proposed for the area of capital city Kingstown, where the Treasury building, the electoral office building,

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Local News

(WEFM) — Vincentians will benefit from quality Eye Care services when the Annual Eye Care Programme co-ordinated by the Lions Club of Kingstown takes place from May 30 to June 3, 2016. The programme is being held in association with Beacon Insurance Company with support from a team of Volunteers

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(WEFM) — Telecommunications provider, Digicel SVG will officially launch its inaugural Monday T-shirt Band-Temperature, Friday. Digicel’s all-inclusive Monday T-shirt Band dubbed Temperature will feature three sections: Ignis, General and Scorch. Temperature, which will be launched Friday May 27 in capital city Kingstown, promises to provide an experience like no other to

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Darren Sammy of the West Indies   (Photo by Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)
Sports

(FROM ESPN) — Darren Sammy has called for West Indies’ players and administrators to put their “egos” to one side and work for the betterment of the game in the region, as he prepares to return to competitive action for the first time since leading his side to victory in the

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Indonesia has toughened its punishments for child rapists to include the death penalty and chemical castration. It follows outrage over several recent violent crimes, including the gang-rape and murder of a 14-year-old girl. According to BBC News, President Joko Widodo said the regulation was “intended to overcome the crisis caused

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Canouan Government School - (Photo Credits: Searchlight Newspaper)
Local News

(WEFM) — The St Vincent and the Grenadines Teachers’ Union (SVGTU) has advised teachers of the Canouan Government School to report for duty but to keep away from the building because it has been declared structurally unsafe, and as a consequence it jeopardizes the safety of the occupants. The decision

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