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Russian university successfully completes trials of world’s 1st Covid-19 vaccine

The clinical trials of the world’s first coronavirus vaccine on volunteers at Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University has been successfully completed, Vadim Tarasov,...

Outbound air passengers need authorities approval to travel

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Outbound air passengers seeking permission to travel are encouraged to contact the relevant authorities in St. Kitts and Nevis as...

Public reminded: Observe COVID-19 safety protocols

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Hazel Laws, reminded citizens and residents the 2019 Novel Coronavirus is still prevalent in the global...

Frigate Bay bars permitted to close later than usual

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Bar operators on the Frigate Bay Strip were granted permission to close their establishments later than usual since reopening under...

Government subsidizing quarantine costs to repatriate nationals, residents

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The St. Kitts and Nevis government continues to subsidize the cost of the 14-day mandatory quarantine period for returning nationals...

Graduating RSCNPF female recruits increase by 26 percent in 2020

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The number of female recruits who graduated from the Police Training Complex on July 9 increased by 26 percent, according...

Cabinet asks: Should Dr. Douglas reimburse salary over-payments

BASSSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, said that the Team-Unity Government will seek legal...

Cabinet seeks legal advice on payments to Dr. Douglas

Team-Unity Government is seeking legal advice to determine whether Dr. Denzil Douglas should reimburse monies paid to him while he sat in Parliament, according...

Government reviewing COVID-19 stimulus package

Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, said that the Cabinet will soon be advised as to the way...

Throne Speech outlines Team Unity’s five-year goals

The people-centered Team Unity administration has pledged to do even more in its second term to uplift the people of St. Kitts and Nevis...

Republic of China, Federation implement Chronic Metabolic Disease control project

A signing ceremony to implement a project to prevent and control Chronic Metabolic Disease was held on July 7 at the Ministry of Health...

Sir Seaton outlines Constitutional reforms

The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis will undertake several constitutional reform measures over the next five years. According to Governor-General Sir S.W. S....

Hon. Anthony Michael Perkins opens July 8 National Assembly

Hon. Anthony Michael Perkins returned as Speaker of the St. Kitts and Nevis National Assembly and Dr. Bernicia Nisbett was administered the Oath of...

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Out of Circulation

Out of Circulation Those of us old enough remember may recall the days of the brassy penny and ha’penny (half penny), and remember when they...

Seventy six days later, SKN records another COVID-19 case

Another case of COVID-19 has been recorded in St. Kitts and Nevis the Minister of Health Akilah Byron-Nisbett has announced. Byron-Nisbett said the additional case...

SKN cautious on border reopening

As some territories in the Caribbean and countries around the world start to welcome visitors after closing their borders due to COVID-19, the Federation is...

THE CITY OF FOUR THOUSAND TEMPLES     TRAVEL: by ERIC MACKENZIE...

THE CITY OF FOUR THOUSAND TEMPLES TRAVEL: by ERIC MACKENZIE LAMB Image by the author.   BAGAN, MYANMAR: Looking back at the many unusual destinations which I’ve had...

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