28 June 2022
Vegetable gardens  started in six primary schools to boost School Feeding Programme

Vegetable gardens started in six primary schools to boost School Feeding Programme


Students at six Primary Schools in St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) have begun harvesting produce from new vegetable gardens which have been establ...
31 May 2022
SVG-Cuba Friendship Society salutes Cuba/SVG diplomatic anniversary

SVG-Cuba Friendship Society salutes Cuba/SVG diplomatic anniversary


St Vincent and the Grenadines and the Republic of Cuba are celebrating 30 years of the establishing of diplomatic relationships this month. In hon...
27 May 2022
SVGTCCU celebrates its 44th anniversary

SVGTCCU celebrates its 44th anniversary


ON TUESDAY 24 May 2022, the St Vincent and the Grenadines Teachers Co-Operative Credit Union Ltd celebrated its 44th anniversary in extraordinary fas...
20 May 2022
Senseless

Senseless


By Heidi Badenock SILENCE DOES not amount to consent, agreement, or acceptance under the law, but in St. Vincent and the Grenadines the deafening ...
13 May 2022
Taiwan’s COVID-19 containment strategy using innovative technology and universal health coverage

Taiwan’s COVID-19 containment strategy using innovative technology and universal health coverage


Submitted by the Embassy of Taiwan to SVG Two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 510 million confirmed cases and more than 6.25 million de...
12 March 2022
From where in St Vincent does the best tri tri come?

From where in St Vincent does the best tri tri come?


Vincentians from all over, and all walks of life, enjoy the seasonal delicacy known as tri tri. When they are in season, many persons earn a living by...
11 March 2022
Ednitt Providence, a trail blazer for women

Ednitt Providence, a trail blazer for women


As women in St Vincent and the Grendadines (SVG) joined others globally to celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8, SEARCHLIGHT has taken tim...
08 March 2022
More locals buy into ecological farming

More locals buy into ecological farming


BRENFORD FINDLAY a 61 year old retired animal health assistant of Kearton, Barrouallie has training and experience in plant cultivation. And, like mos...
04 March 2022
Vincentians have their say on  Russia – Ukraine conflict

Vincentians have their say on Russia – Ukraine conflict


Russia invaded neighbouring Ukraine on February 24, 2022, and has faced widespread international condemnation at an emergency meeting of the UN Genera...
Deadly coral  disease spreading in Caribbean sea

Deadly coral disease spreading in Caribbean sea


by Melissa Smith Sand at the bottom of the ocean can transmit stony coral tissue loss disease, which has killed millions of coral colonies, accordi...