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Weed is not good for your heart, studies say

(CNN) You may love smoking weed, but it does not love your heart, according to the American Heart Association’s new scientific statement on marijuana. “The American Heart Association recommends that...

Naval Officer Of South Rivers Charged ASSAULT AND OBSTRUCTION

Police have arrested and charged Marlon Wilkinson, 46 years Naval Officer of South Rivers with assault and obstruction. According to investigations, the accused allegedly assaulted a Sergeant of Police in...

$5000 reward for information about Marcus Corridon Murder

In relation to the shooting death of the late Marcus Corridon, 49 years Mechanic formerly of Belair that occurred on 19.08.2019 at Belair. The family of the deceased is...

Onsite Blood Collection – Modern Medical & Diagnostic Centre

The Blood Bank of the Modern Medical and Diagnostic Centre has recently started the process of blood collection onsite. To commemorate this new service, on Friday 7th August, 2020,...

Gov’t to Pay EC$9.43 Million On Argyle Landowners Debt

Vincentian Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has announced that his government is ready to “bring some near finality” to the issue relating to monies owed to property owners from...

Virus testing in the US is dropping, even as deaths mount

AP)— US testing for the coronavirus is dropping even as infections remain high and the death toll rises by more than 1,000 a day, a worrisome trend...

BRAGSA spends $2.5 million on road cleaning programme

The annual summer road cleaning programme is scheduled to begin on Thursday August 6, 2020. The initiative spearheaded by BRAGSA, will see the employment of over five thousand persons island-wide. This...

End human trafficking! By Jeshua Bardoo

On the 30th of July 2020, I was pleased and honoured to be a panelist alongside other Chevening Scholars and distinguished UK and/or US anti-trafficking professionals, who made very...

Undercover Cop present At NDP’s Candidate Nomination Meeting

An unnamed police officer, said to be assigned to the so-called “Special Branch” of the Royal SVG Police Force was supposedly discovered attempting to surreptitiously record the private discussions...

Phillip Jackson layout Plans for Marriaqua

Phillip Jackson, while speaking on Asbert News Network and ITFX Digital Solutions’ Facebook live talk show ‘On D Spot’, outlined a number of ideas that he hopes to implement...

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Three (3) NEW COVID CASES

St. Vincent and the Grenadines today recorded three (3) new COVID-19 cases, following the receipt of PCR results from the local Molecular Laboratory Unit....

Nevis Premier takes 100 percent salary cut

Premier of Nevis, Mark Brantley, in an unprecedented show of solidarity with the people of Nevis impacted by loss of income owing...

ANtigua Carnival 2020 Cancelled

National Festivals Minister, the Hon. Daryll S. Matthew on Sunday announced that Antigua’s premier Summer festival, Carnival 2020...