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Dame Sandra Mason to receive Honorary Doctorate during a Special Convocation

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Governor General of Barbados, Her Excellency Dame Sandra Mason GCMG, D.A., Q.C., will be conferred an honorary Doctor of Laws (LLD) degree at a...

Short-Cycle Programs can Help Boost Employment and Economic Recovery in Latin America and the...

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Short-cycle higher education programs (SPCs), such as technical degrees, tertiary careers and advanced vocational training programs, can be a highly effective tool in times of crisis...

Professor Densil A. Williams appointed Chairman of the UWI Press Board of Directors

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The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Densil A. Williams as the new chairman of the...

JAMAICA: Child in protective custody after video emerges of adults having sex in presence...

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Nationwide News Jamaica: A child is now in the custody of the Child Protection and Family Services Agency, CPFSA, after a video emerged of what...

Heat and hail in Trinidad

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A brief hailstorm on Monday in Arouca was a completely normal, but rare phenomenon. Social media pages were littered with videos and photos of the...

Venezuela Reaches 40% Vaccination Rate, Will Hit 70% by October

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President Nicolás Maduro Moros announced that by the end of October Venezuela will reach the goal of 70% vaccination against COVID-19, in order to...

Erections reported among vaccine side-effects — Massiah

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BVI: Some male residents who have been given the COVID-19 jab have registered what may be seen as moderate but unusual side effects, including...

United Airlines to dismiss 593 workers who refused vaccines

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United Airlines will dismiss nearly 600 employees who refused to comply with a requirement to be vaccinated for COVID-19, company officials said Tuesday. Besides the...

Let them starve if they can’t cook, Deacon tells parents

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NEWS784: Church deacon Winfield Cumberbatch is advocating that parents practice tough love on their children in an effort to get them to cook and...

Grenada’s oldest citizen, Leonora Massima Noel, age 119, succumbs to COVID-19

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Grenada’s Oldest Citizen, Leonora Massima Noel, age 119 of L’Esterre, Carriacou succumbed to COVID-19  on Friday morning at the Princess Royal Hospital. Prime Minister of...

Chinese man dies after chugging 1.5L bottle of Coca-Cola in 10 minutes

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A Chinese man allegedly died of a fatal gas buildup after chugging a massive amount of Coca-Cola in 10 minutes. The freak accident was...

Gorillas shock onlookers with show at Bronx Zoo

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Turns out humans aren’t the only ones who get down and dirty for sexual pleasure. A pair of frisky gorillas at the Bronx Zoo proved...

Cuba begins commercial exports of local vaccines

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Cuba has begun commercial exports of its homegrown COVID-19 vaccines, sending shipments of the three-dose Abdala vaccine to Vietnam and Venezuela. President Miguel Díaz-Canel announced...