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INSIGHT: Thank you, Bahamas Power and Light - for nothing

The five-year deal with PowerSecure so far has brought nothing but mismanagement, broken trust and overcharging, Stanley Cartwright says

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INSIGHT: Does China deserve a bad press?

Rashad Rolle reports on a media summit designed to improve understanding of the world’s most populous country and its intentions . . .

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WORLD VIEW: The dignity of the Obamas

As Barack Obama’s Presidency of the United States enters its final weeks, there are tens of millions of people in America and across the world who already feel a great sense of loss.

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GAIN AN EDGE: Preparation is the key to unlocking success in college and beyond

Lyford Cay Foundations suggests a simple three-step guide for students to transform dreams into reality . . .

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PAUL THOMPSON: Modern policing must be flexible and effective

While total protection is never possible, the police are doing a fine job in many areas of crime prevention and the public can help, Paul Thompson says . . .

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INSIGHT: Where is the shame?

The Black Friday march shows how an out-of-touch government is still badly misreading the signs, Malcolm J Strachan says . . .

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GAIN AN EDGE: What does this university “thing” mean?

Dr Ian Strachan shares his thoughts on what expectations are realistic after the rebranding of COB . . .

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INSIGHT: Paul Thompson - Vehicle dumps are driving crime and health hazards

A plan drawn up in the 1970s to address the issues of roadside garages and never enacated remains as relevant today as ever, Assistant Commissioner of Police Paul Thompson says . . .

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INSIGHT: Analysis – Much uncertainty ahead in US-Cuba relationship

Fidel Castro’s death highlights doubts as to whether Cuba’s critical neighbours will continue a policy of resuming normal ties, Bradley Klapper says . . .

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INSIGHT: University of the Bahamas student's passion drives leadership

When he entered the former College of the Bahamas (COB) as a first-year student, Keyron Smith was not prepared for the experience. Since his 2012 entry as a Biology major, students, faculty and staff have all come to admire Mr Smith for his drive and impact.

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INSIGHT: Treating white-collar crime lightly means criminals have no fear

The words discipline, supervision, enforcement, accountability and transparency appear to be absent from the minds of our present-day public servants.

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INSIGHT: aliv and kicking

Ten days ago, the spacious grounds of the former Holy Cross Church complex near Soldier Road were throbbing to celebrations by the new business tenant: aliv was being launched as the brand name of the new mobile service that will compete with Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) .

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INSIGHT: Time to unite against the common enemy

History is filled with moments when once opposing forces, sensing the opportunity for greater good, threw their lot in together and defeated the common enemy. The Bahamas will be faced with this reality in 2017.

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INSIGHT: Combatting the rising tide of violent crime and home invasions

Drawing on his experience of a long career in policing and private security, Paul Thompson offers advice on how the pubic can stop themselves from becoming victims of crime

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GAIN AN EDGE: The advantage of a degree is not hard to compute

The increasing concerns over cyber security open up opportunities for IT graduates, as one promising Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute student is finding.

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