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Three more COVID deaths increases week's tally to 57; overall, 672 fatalities
The Ministry of Health and Wellness has reported that three more people died from COVID-19 yesterday. This brings the week's fatality count to 57. Overall, 672 people have now died since March last year.  The three latest...

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Today's Issue Published: Sunday, April 11, 2021
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Remembering Philip | Jamaica visits in pictures

LONDON (AP): Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that both defined and constricted his life, died on Friday at age 99, Buckingham Palace...

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Return of sports is a life-and-death situation – Grange

As local sporting organisations continue to grow frustrated with the Government's continued lockdown of the sector, Minister of Sport Olivia 'Babsy' Grange is calling for calm from the various stakeholders. Grange, who could not provide any updates...

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Cannabis beauty products alliance

Medicinal hemp producer Virtudes and Jamaican luxury skincare company Morgans Creek inked a partnership agreement that sees Virtudes becoming the main supplier of distilled cannabidiol, CBD, to the beauty brand. Morgans Creek recently moved into...

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Ash-covered St Vincent awaits more volcanic explosions

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (AP): Ash rained down across the eastern Caribbean island of St Vincent on Saturday and a strong sulphur smell enveloped communities a day after a powerful explosion at La Soufriere volcano uprooted the lives of thousands of...

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