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Work Advancing on COVID-19 Vaccine in Cuba
The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) says work is advanced on the development of a COVID-19 vaccine in Cuba. Speaking during PAHO’s COVID-19 digital briefing last Wednesday, PAHO's assistant director, Dr Jarbas... - 2021-02-28 10:20:48
‘We are living like dogs’ - Inmates enraged as female prison leads COVID-19 caseload; Government says no need for alarm
A week before Lorna Lewis lost her life to COVID-19, fellow inmates at the South Camp Adult Correctional Centre tried desperately to raise alarm over what they said was a rapidly developing crisis at the prison. From secret calls to journalists and... - 2021-02-28 00:14:38
Christopher Tufton | Setting records straight on COVID-19 vaccine
That a COVID-19 vaccine is the light at the end of the pandemic’s tunnel is a truth universally acknowledged, from the very outset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Wealthy countries’ governments supported and subsidised the accelerated development of a... - 2021-02-28 00:12:39
Hanover residents urged to emulate Bustamante in COVID-19 fight
Residents of Hanover are being urged to emulate the strength of character and sense of community of noted son of the parish and National Hero Sir Alexander Bustamante in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19). Custos of the parish, Dr David... - 2021-02-27 00:09:49

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GEORGETOWN, Grenada, Feb. 27, CMC - Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell on Friday announced steps to reopen the island's tourism sector in the coming months. Speaking in an interview, Mitchell said commercial fights from the United Kingdom...

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Government urged to implement a lockdown to curtail COVID-19
Amid the growing spike in deaths and new cases of coronavirus, President of the Medical Association...

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Paper or plastic? How has Jamaica benefited?
Do you remember what happened on this date – January 1, 2019? Well, that was the Government will impose a ban on single use plastic bags, straws and polystyrene. The ban covered the importation, manufacture and distribution of the materials. The plastic bags that were banned were those that were commonly referred to a 'scandal [...]

7 ways to live Green!
Since we have all been under lockdown. I have tried to engage in all kinds of hobbies to keep me from sliding into ‘pandemic fatigue’ which essentially means I was going crazy and needed a mental boost. 1. Create a compost and use in your garden So one of my hobbies that I started was [...]

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POA says ruling in Forbes' corruption case has boosted members' confidence
The Police Officers' Association (POA) has welcomed Friday's ruling by the Court of Appeal, overturning the conviction of former senior superintendent of police, James Forbes, in a corruption case. Forbes had been found...
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