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St Kitts and Nevis Ranked 26th Most Powerful Passport

LONDON, England -- The St Christopher and Nevis passport has been ranked the world's 26th most powerful and the best in the Organization of...

Teen Billie Ellish with Record 4 Grammy Wins

At 18 years old, Billie Eilish was already the youngest-ever artist to be nominated in all four categories – Best New Artist, Record of...

Virus: British Airlines Cancel Hundreds of Flights

Two of the UK’s biggest airlines have announced hundreds more flight cancellations due to the coronavirus outbreak. Ryanair is cutting its timetable by a quarter while...

ILO: Young Employed Will Be Hard Hit by COVID-19

The COVID-19 emergency is affecting almost everyone in the world, regardless of age, income or country. However, young people are likely to be particularly...

Promising Coronavirus Drug Being Tried in US, Other Trials in UK

  A closely watched clinical trial has turned up a glimmer of good news in the race to find a treatment for COVID-19, in the...

UN Warns of Worldwide Food Shortage

Hong Kong (CNN)As the novel coronavirus pandemic shuts down businesses globally and sends countries into lockdown, the disruptions are threatening to cut off supply...

US Preparing for 18 Months of Hell

CNN- Nearly two months after the first US coronavirus case, the federal government is now preparing for a pandemic that could last up to...

Trials Underway for Coronavirus Vaccine in Seattle

A Phase 1 clinical trial evaluating an investigational vaccine designed to protect against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has begun at Kaiser Permanente Washington Health...

UK’s Only Hospital Ship Sail to Caribbean as Virus Worsens at...

The UK's only hospital ship set sail from Plymouth yesterday for the Caribbean to support British Overseas Territories during the upcoming hurricane season and...

Last Caribbean execution was 10-years ago

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Ten years ago, on December 19, 2008, St. Kitts and Nevis authorities carried out what was to become the last...

WHO Declares Coronavirus Global Emergency

The U.S. and Japan advised citizens to avoid traveling to China, hours after the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus outbreak a global health...

St. Kitts and Nevis, Belarus sign visa waiver agreement

HAVANA, Cuba –- An agreement on the mutual abolition of visas was signed here between the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis and the...

China to Battle Locust Hordes with 100,000 Strong Duck Army

China will send troops of ducks to Pakistan to help battle against a huge locust infestation that poses a threat to regional food security. At...

Last Major Cruise Ship at Sea Finally Docks at Home Port

(CNN) — A global scramble to bring cruise passengers home amid the coronavirus pandemic reached its endgame on Tuesday as the last ship at...

Cyprus Shows Muscle inTough CBI Control

MOSCOW — Last month, the Interior Minister of Cyprus Constantinos Petrides announced the revocation of 26 "citizenships by investment" that had been granted before...

Reaction to Trump’s ‘Chosen One’ Rant Reverberates Worldwide

The front page of the New York Daily News ― headlined “The Last Whopper” ― features Vice President Mike Pence, Housing and Urban Development...

IMF Gives Debt Relief to 25 COVID-19 Hit Nations

Washington: The International Monetary Fund has said it will provide immediate debt relief to 25 member countries under its Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust...

SKN foreign affairs minister meets with top Canadian officials in Ottawa

SKN foreign affairs minister meets with top Canadian officials in Ottawa From the NIA CHARLESTOWN, Nevis - The following is a press release from the...

4 People Dead in Facebook Riot

Injured in Bangladesh facebook riot (CNN) Four people were killed when Bangladesh police fired on a crowd after clashes erupted over a Facebook post that...

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,...

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