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PAHO urges Caribbean to prevent polio outbreak amid COVID-19 pandemic
The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)  says countries in the Americas, including the Caribbean, must maintain vaccination and epidemiological surveillance against poliomyelitis during the COVID-19 pandemic in order to prevent... - 2020-10-24 10:47:37
Curfew slapped on Rae Town and Cornwall Courts - Gov’t moves to limit spread of COVID-19 in these communities
Western Bureau: As the nation continues its relentless drive to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus, two communities, Rae Town, in Kingston, and Cornwall Courts, in St James, were placed under special area curfew because of the troubling... - 2020-10-24 00:18:38
Worry mounts over both COVID-19 and dengue
PUCALLPA (AP): Two of Lidia Choque’s close family members had already got sick with the new coronavirus when the mosquitoes arrived. The 53-year-old woman lives in a wooden house near the airport of a Peruvian city in the Amazon rainforest. City... - 2020-10-24 00:10:34
Gov’t should choose coronavirus drugs wisely
THE EDITOR, Madam: In April 2020, Dr Christopher Tufton said that the ministry had completed its assessment of the Cuban antiviral drug, Interferon Alpha, and “given that it had not been approved globally”, the decision was made not to use it in... - 2020-10-24 00:07:31

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Double tragedy - Father killed and daughter missing after landslide covers house
Fifteen-year-old Saneeka Leechman, a student of The Queen's School in Kingston, was making plans to surprise her father, 42-year-old Romeo Leechman, on his upcoming birthday, but this will never come to pass as a land slippage caused by heavy rains... Read more in the Jamaica Gleaner»

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Fire on Pope - Views on same-sex civil unions condemned
The Jamaica Coalition for a Healthy Society (JCHS) is calling for the removal of Pope Francis, in light of his support of same-sex civil unions. Dr Wayne West, chairman of the JCHS, said Pope Francis' comments go against Christian and biblical...

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Body of 15 year old girl recovered from rubble of collapsed house in Shooter's Hill, St. Andrew
The body of the 15 year old Saneeka Leechman was found and recovered from under the rubble of her...

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Keeping accurate records what consumers need to know about record keeping
When I was younger keeping receipts of items after I had bought them did not seem very important Instead I would causally toss it away with not even a backward glance Things have certainly changed as I now understand the value of keeping your not only your receipt for a purchase but keeping accurate financial records as wellKeeping accurate organized records is an important part of preparing financial statements disputing claims or errors showing lenders that you can make your

Getting ahead of the game how to ensure financial stability
Recent events in the world have certainly taught me an important financial lesson That lesson is always prepare for the unexpected Of course that is not always so easy to do when the paycheque seems to shrink or disappear altogether despite all our best effortsWhat about those who are self-employed It might be even harder for persons who have to rely on funds that are earned on an irregular basis Then there are those swimming in debt or those who

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