OBA: Is There An Exodus – Michael Dunkley Says “Most Definitely Not!”

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With two resignations within 48 hours, the big question today is whether there's an exodus by Members of Parliament within the ranks of Bermuda's Opposition - the One Bermuda Alliance. But when contacted by Bermuda Real this morning, former Premier and OBA party leader, Michael Dunkley said: "Mos... Read more

First it Was One Now There’s Two By-Elections as House Goes Down to 24-10

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First it was 24-12, then it was 24-11 and come Monday it will be 24-10 with word that veteran One Bermuda Alliance MP Dr Grant Gibbons has tendered his resignation - effective Monday, April 30, 2018. Just one day after OBA MP Jeff Baron said he was stepping down, Dr Gibbons told MPs shortly after... Read more

Minister Foggo to Update MPs on Status of Union Negotiations With Government

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Minister of Government Reform Lovitta Foggo will deliver an update in the House of Assembly later today on the current status of Union negotiations.   Ms Foggo is one of four Cabinet Members scheduled to make Ministerial Statements when the House resumes at 10am this morning.   Mi... Read more

BTUC: Affordable & Accessible Healthcare in Bermuda For All – 2018 International Workers’ Day

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International Workers' Day, also known as May Day is a public holiday usually celebrated on May 1.  In Bermuda, the theme for the 2018 International Workers' Day is "Affordable & Accessible Healthcare in Bermuda For All', on Tuesday, May 1, 2018. The following was submitted for publica... Read more

Fresh TV Announces New Reality Food Competition Made For TV

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FreshTV, the channel that celebrates everything local will launch a new reality show this summer, featuring "anyone with a passion for cooking", with chefs across the island.   The show, entitled "Chop Dat Plate!" goes into production in June and as of today, through to May 4 they're ... Read more

Police: Temporary Traffic Restrictions For Elite Triathletes Familiarisation Ride

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The motoring public is advised that temporary traffic restrictions will be in effect from 10am Friday, 27th April for an elite athletes’ familiarisation ride of the MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda cycling racecourse, which is mainly within the City of Hamilton.  Police officers will assist... Read more

Government House Defends Appointment of Narinder Hargun as New Chief Justice

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The recent selection of Narinder Hargun as Chief Justice by Governor John Rankin was a "carefully considered" appointment". According to a statement released by Government House yesterday, Mr Rankin "carefully considered the appointment of the Chief Justice, drawing upon advice received from the ... Read more

Minister & Delegation Commemorate Cruise Ship Maiden Voyage to Bermuda

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The Norwegian Escape arrived in Bermuda for the first time on Wednesday with 5,000 visitors on board. Transport Minister Walter Roban was on hand to welcome the ship, passengers and crew, with a delegation to commemorate the ship's maiden voyage. The Norwegian Escape is scheduled to leave... Read more

Bermuda’s Own World Champion Triathlete Flora Duffy is Back to Defend Title on Home Turf

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Bermuda's own World Champion Triathlete and Commonwealth Games Gold medalist Flora Duffy is back to defend her title for the first time on home ground this weekend. And she called on the island's residents to make a "wall of noise" at the MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda event on Saturday. Spe... Read more

Premier Burt on Appointment of New Chief Justice – “An Affront” to the Government

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Premier David Burt has viewed the recent appointment of Narinder Hargun as successor to Chief Justice Ian Kawaley as "an affront" to the Government. In a statement released last night, he said the Government did not support the appointment and that he had told the Governor, John Rankin, during th... Read more