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Obamas take vacation in BVI

Obamas take vacation in BVI

ROAD TOWN – Former US President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, have chosen the British Virgin Islands (BVI) as a vacation spot following his departure from office last week. The two arrived at the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport on Monday night from California, on a private jet belonging to Sir Richard Branson. The […]

Two die in Tortola excursion

TORTOLA –– Two people were killed and 16 others injured –– two critically –– when a tour bus carrying cruise ship passengers crashed on Sunday in Tortola. Virgin Islands News Online reports that the accident involved passengers from the Celebrity Summit who were travelling on an excursion to local beauty spot Cane Garden Bay Beach. […]

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS – LIAT agent allegedly beats visitor

ROAD TOWN –– Police in the British Virgin Islands (BVI) said they had launched a probe into allegations that an agent employed at regional airline LIAT last week beat a visitor at the Terrence B. Lettsome International Airport. “Police did receive a report on September 18 of an altercation between an employee of the airline […]