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Thursday, April 9, 2020

Zoning Established to Ease Shopping Congestion

By Loshaun Dixon To limit overcrowding at supermarkets in Basseterre the government has announced a plan to divide both St. Kitts and Nevis into two...

New York in New Record One- Day Death Toll, 731 of...

Scrutiny over New York's Covid-19 response has deepened after Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the state recorded its highest single-day increase in virus deaths...

Bahamas Grim Picture: 5 Coronavirus Deaths So Far

With five deaths and 29 confirmed cases, roughly 18 percent of COVID-19 patients have died in The Bahamas. The Bahamas has one of the highest...

Jamaican Immigrant 1st Black Woman to Head US Military Sealift Command

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Among the thousands of Jamaican immigrants that move to the United States and maintain the standard of excellence is Navy Captian Janice...

Stay at Home: Quarantine Police On the Prowl

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, April 05, 2020 (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) – The National Emergency Operations Center (NEOC) has commissioned...

Coronavirus: SKN & 24 Latino, Caribbean Nations in Food Pact

25 Latin American and Caribbean countries coordinate to support the regular functioning of the food system during the COVID-19 crisis April 3, 2020, Santiago de...

Barbados Bound Ventilators Seized by US

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Barbados’ Health Minister Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey Bostic has sought to assure the country that there is no shortage of ventilators...

Virus: UK PM Johnson Moved to Intensive Care, Foreign Sec. Takes...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care after being hospitalized Sunday with coronavirus, the prime minister’s office said Monday. “Over the...

Venezuelan Navy Ship Sinks After Attacking Cruise Liner

BY KYLE MIZOKAMI   RCGS RESOLUTE A Venezuelan patrol boat was sent to intercept the cruise ship Resolute, firing warning shots and ramming it several times. The cruise ship,...

US Navy Ships in Caribbean Drug Patrols

BBC- The US says it is sending warships to the Caribbean to stop illegal drugs. "We must not let the drug cartels exploit the...

Virus: Five Arrested for Breaking Curfew

Police Superintendent Cromwell Henry   By Loshaun Dixon The police have confirmed five individuals have been arrested for breaking the 24-hour curfew which started Tuesday evening. Superintendent of...

Virus Effect: Wimbledon Tennis Tournament Canceled

The All England Club announced the annual tournament will not be held in 2020 and that the 134th edition of the Championships will be...

For Trump, Reality Bites in Grim US Coronavirus Projection

Field hospital constructed in New York's Central Park   (CNN) President Donald Trump finally leveled with America about the desperate reality of the coronavirus pandemic, warning...

More than 30,000 Virus Deaths in Europe

The coronavirus pandemic has now killed more than 30,000 people in Europe, just three weeks after the continent was declared the new epicentre of...

Too Little, Too Late as Mexico Finally Takes COVID-19 Seriously

Commuters wear masks as they ride a bus, to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus in Mexico City, Tuesday, March 31, 2020. Mexico's...

Emergency Powers: PM Harris Declares Curfew in Virus Battle

  By Monique Washington The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis is now on a twenty-four-hour curfew effective from March 31 until Friday, April 3 at...

Simple Blood Test Developed to Detect Cancer Before It Grows

A simple blood test can check for more than 50 types of cancer, often before any signs or symptoms, scientists say. It could help diagnose...

SKN: 34 Cuban Medics Arrive for Coronavirus Fight

By Loshaun DIxon Thirty-four medical professionals from Cuba arrived in the Federation Saturday to assist in the fight against COVID19.  Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez said Cuba...

Coronavirus: State of Emergency Declared, Curfew Imposed

by Loshaun Dixon The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis has been placed under a state of emergency as part of a scaled-up response to...

Nevis Enacts Its Own Strict Virus Controls

Travel Pulse- As Caribbean destinations are increasingly closing their borders to stem COVID-19’s spread, Nevis is implementing its own measures to halt the COVID-19’s...

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