White couple charged with pointing guns at protesters

White couple charged with pointing guns at protesters

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A WHITE couple have been charged with unlawful use of a weapon after they pointed guns at anti-racism protesters. Mark, 63, and Patricia McCloskey, 61, aimed their firearms at demonstrators as they passed their home in St Louis, Missouri last mon

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Grand Bahama: two-week lockdown after rise in COVID-19 cases

Grand Bahama: two-week lockdown after rise in COVID-19 cases

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GRAND BAHAMA will be placed under a two-week lockdown following a rise of COVID-19 cases on the island. Speaking at a press conference today, prime minister Hubert Minnis said the decision had been made after conversations with officials. Minni

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World Bank provides financial boost for Dominica

World Bank provides financial boost for Dominica

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THE WORLD Bank Board of Executive Directors have approved US$16.4 million in additional financing for Dominica to support ongoing projects in the areas of agriculture and infrastructure for climate resilience and economic recovery from COVID-19 impac

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Twelve month Barbados Welcome Stamp for visitors

Twelve month Barbados Welcome Stamp for visitors

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THE BARBADOS Government could soon be introducing the 12-month Barbados Welcome Stamp to allow visitors the option to work remotely from Barbados for a year at a time, writes www.gisbarbados.gov.bb. This disclosure was made by Prime Minister Mia A

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IUCN launches a promotional video to tackle marine plastic pollution in the Caribbean

IUCN launches a promotional video to tackle marine plastic pollution in the Caribbean

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THE INTERNATIONAL Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has launched a promotional video that introduces viewers to the “Plastic Waste Free Islands” (PWFI) project, a global initiative that seeks to address the problem of plastic waste leakage from

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Rihanna donates 4,000 tablets to children in Barbados

Rihanna donates 4,000 tablets to children in Barbados

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RIHANNA HAS donated 4,000 tablets to help children in Barbados continue their education outside the classroom. Children on the Caribbean island have seen their schooling shift online as schools were forced to close in response to the COVID-19 outb

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Africa prepares for distribution of COVID-19 vaccine

Africa prepares for distribution of COVID-19 vaccine

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SCIENTISTS ARE launching a key study to help African nations prepare for the sustainable distribution of an eventual COVID-19 vaccine. It has been predicted that mass, rapid COVID-19 vaccination will be an immense challenge for sub-Saharan Africa

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‘A titan of the civil rights movement’

‘A titan of the civil rights movement’

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THE 1965 Selma march was led by John Lewis. Lewis was perhaps the last remaining voice of moral authority from the civil rights era. Voting rights remains a challenge in the U.S.  Lewis was on the front lines of that effort which was resi

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Ivory Coast prime minister dies at 61

Ivory Coast prime minister dies at 61

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THE PRIME Minister of Ivory Coast, Amadou Gon Coulibaly, a candidate for president in a coming election, died suddenly, the country’s president announced on July 8. His sudden death now casts uncertainty on the West African country’s presidential

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Kenya records highest number of COVID-19 cases in a day

Kenya records highest number of COVID-19 cases in a day

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KENYA HAS has recorded its highest ever number of COVID-19 cases in a single day.  Health officials in the east African country said that 688 cases, from a sample size of 4,522 tested were recorded in a 24 hour period on July 18. The annou

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