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Brazilian Mayor Elected While In Coma, Dies of Coronavirus

The Brazilian city of Goiânia is mourning the death of its mayor, Maguito Vilela, from complications related to Covid-19. Fellow politicians and members of the...

Haiti Water Shortage: ‘We Pray for Rain Every Day’

BBC- A fuel and water shortage brought about by gangs blocking the access roads to distribution terminals is throwing Haiti into further chaos. Residents of...

Report: Police Treatment of African-Americans Rises to Crime Against Humanity

Ed Pilkington in New York @edpilkington The systematic killing and maiming of unarmed African Americans by police amount to crimes against humanity that should be investigated...

Mu Variant of COVID-19 Detected in Jamaica

CNW- Health and Wellness Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton, says the Mu strain of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) will be manageable once the established public health...

Association of Caribbean States Consultant Vacancy

The Association of Caribbean States (ACS) is seeking applications from suitably qualified individuals to fill a Consultancy post of Project Manager at the ACS...

World View:Belarus Air Piracy, Deadly Cable Car Crash, India Covid Deaths,...

May 24, 2021 Western officials have condemned Belarus for diverting an airliner and arresting a prominent opposition leader. Investigations are underway in Italy...

Elaine Thompson-Herah Becomes First Woman to Repeat Olympic Sprint Double

Jamaican sprinter Elaine Thompson-Herah created history at the Tokyo Olympics, by retaining her 200m title in 21.53 This is following her historic 100 meters...

2nd Round of SS Payments Wednesday

By Loshaun Dixon The second wave of Social Security payments will be made Wednesday according to the Director of the St. Christopher and Nevis Social...

Venezuela’s Maduro Aims for Dialogue with Opposition in August

CARACAS, July 25 (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said that he was aiming to begin a dialogue with the country's political opposition next...

Police Investigating Old Road Stabbing Death

The St. Kitts and Nevis police department is investigating a stabbing incident that left one man dead and another injured. Police said that close to...

In 2018, Diplomats Warned of Risky Wuhan Lab. Experiments- No One...

After seeing a risky lab, they wrote a cable warning to Washington. But it was ignored. By JOSH...

Haiti Earthquake: UNICEF Needs US$122M for Humanitarian Aid to 1.6M People

 Emergency funding appeal nearly tripled to reach people affected by the earthquake and violence in Haiti. PORT-AU-PRINCE / PANAMA CITY, 7 September 2021 - UNICEF...

4 Dead, 1 Missing after US Virgin Islands Helicopter Crash

By Tim Fitzsimons Four people were killed and one is missing after a private helicopter crashed Monday afternoon near Botany Bay on St. Thomas in...

General Post Office closes Nov. 4 at noon

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The General Post Office is advising the public that it will be CLOSED from 12:00 Noon on Friday,...

Cuban Doctors Voice Rare Criticism of Government’s Covid-19 Response, More

By Patrick Oppmann, CNN Havana (CNN)Following widespread anti-government protests last month, the Cuban government is now receiving unprecedented criticism from health care workers who say...

Mrs. Hyleta Liburd to be sworn in tomorrow as Nevis’ new...

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – A new Deputy Governor-General for Nevis will be sworn in tomorrow at the High Court. Mrs. Hyleta Liburd, will replace Acting...

US: Reports of Haitian Immigrants ‘On Large Scale’ Being Freed in...

Jemima McEvoy Forbes Key Allegations: One unnamed federal official “with direct knowledge of operations” told The AP Haitians have been freed on a “very, very large...

World View: Biden Optimistic, US Population Slowdown, Iran-US Naval Confrontation, More

March 19, 2021 The Associated Press Advancing the Power of Facts The Rundown In fight against virus, Biden looks for path back to normal WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe...

1st Olympic Record-100 COVID Cases, Pfizer Vax has Eight Week Sweet...

The Covid-19 cases associated with the Tokyo Olympics breached the 100-mark on Friday with the announcement of 19 new infections and the Czech contingent...

People can still benefit from NHLDC Mortgage Relief Scheme

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- People can still benefit from the Mortgage Relief Scheme introduced by the Nevis Lands and Housing Development Corporation (NHLDC) in 2014,...

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