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Carolyn-Bessette Kennedy's Most-Loved Style Moments
On what would have been her 55th birthday, L’OFFICIEL celebrates Carolyn Bessette’s timeless wardrobe.
5 Fast Facts About the National Early Warning Multi-hazard Alert System
January 22, 2021 - Today is the first 2021 test of the National Early Warning and Multi-hazard Alert System. To watch a video explaining more about this coordinated but very div...
Privacy-focused Facebook competitor MeWe says it's gained more than 2 million users in the past week
Alt-right fringe groups have flocked to alternative social networks as Facebook and Twitter clamp down on hate speech and false election fraud claims.
BVI Premier Seeks A Genuine And Fairly Conducted Commission Of Inquiry
Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie said that the British Virgin Islands is seeking a “just outcome” in the Commission of Inquiry put forward by His Excel...
Huawei founder sees decentralised control as a way to beat US sanctions
A newly published speech that Ren Zhenfei gave in June reveals the Huawei CEO’s thinking on strategies for surviving US sanctions.
Government Invites Tenders For Security Services At Elmore Stoutt High School
The Government of the Virgin Islands invites tenders from local companies for Supply of Security Services for Elmore Stoutt High School campuses.
Tenders Invited For Construction Of New Social Home In Greenland
The Government of the Virgin Islands invites tenders for the Construction of a New Social Home in Greenland on Tortola.
Inside Biden’s Oval Office: no more Trump ‘Diet Coke button’
All presidents tweak the Oval Office decor at the start of their terms to reflect their personal tastes and to telegraph broader messages to the public.
HLSCC awarded $50k EBSCO solar grant
The H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) has been awarded an EBSCO solar grant of US$50,000 to implement a solar photovoltaic system on the roof of its Learning Resource C...
A mental treatment is missing: AOC did not attend inauguration because she doesn't feel ‘safe’ around House colleagues, calls to ‘expel’ Ted Cruz, Josh Hawley
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-New York) was a noticeable no-show at Joe Biden’s inauguration and she’s now claiming part of the reason was “very real security concerns” from ...
Gov Jaspert tarnished VI's reputation with CoI media blast – Attorney Michael J. Fay QC
An attorney-at-law is convinced that the reputation of the Virgin Islands (VI) has been tarnished by the negative press in the announcement of a Commission of Inquiry announced ...
Macron rules out official apology for the French crimes against humanity in Algeria
President, who once acknowledged French colonisation as a ‘crime against humanity’, rules out formal apologies to escape accountability and reparation.
Contractor awarded $300K contract to repair AG's Residence
Premier and Minister of Finance, Hon. Andrew A. Fahie (R1) has called on a local contractor who was awarded the contract valued at $331,862.53 to repair the Attorney General’s R...
Bill Gates receives Covid-19 vaccine two days after Biden sworn in despite questioning if FDA can be trusted with jab under Trump
Microsoft founder Bill Gates has received his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine after putting millions into development and distribution, but most used the moment to bring up n...
CoI called on mere allegations rather than solid evidence- Press conference reveals
As the Premier Andrew A. Fahie administration faces accusations of corruption and victimisation in governance to warrant a Commission of Inquiry, neither the Governor H.E. Augus...
Big Brother meets Big Tech: Memo reveals military spies can just BUY personal data with tax money – no need for warrant
Using smartphone information bought from data brokers enabled the US Defense Intelligence Agency to spy on people without a warrant, including some Americans, the DIA admitted i...
All persons travelling to US must now be tested and quarantined
All persons travelling to the United States (US) will now have to quarantine when they arrive. This according to the new US President, Joe Biden who made the announcement on Thu...
Facebook thought police shuts down major left wing group in Britain
Facebook has shut down the accounts of one of the biggest left wing organisations in Britain, the Socialist Workers Party (SWP). The Socialist Workers Party Facebook page – as w...
Quitos calls it quits for rest of tourist season
One of the territory’s notable hospitality businesses in the Cane Garden Bay community has called it quits on the remainder of the tourist season due the effects felt from the g...
An Off-Grid Floating Home Brings the All-Black Aesthetic to the Canals of Amsterdam
Built as part of an energy-independent community of floating homes, the design by i29 architects is a striking departure from its neighbors.
NDP and VIP scandals will resurface under Commission of Inquiry
Members of the Andrew Fahie administration are not the only ones who will be under scrutiny when this year’s Commission of Inquiry (COI) begins, as the Commissioner has been giv...
Nearly 200 National Guardsmen sent to Washington contract Coronavirus
Nearly 200 members of the National Guard deployed to Washington in the days leading up to Wednesday’s presidential inauguration have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, a...
See who will pay for COI and government-retained law firm
The cost of the upcoming Commission of Inquiry (COI) will be covered by the United Kingdom government.
Model Hannelore Knuts Celebrates the New Avant-Garde
Iconic model Hannelore Knuts demonstrates the dramatic silhouettes and pops of color that make the clothes of this season stand out.
BVI’s historic Commission of Inquiry now officially underway
The territory’s historic Commission of Inquiry (COI) officially started today when Judge Gary Hickinbottom was sworn in as the sole Commissioner of Inquiry.
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