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Reuters: U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Hong Kong’s Lam, Other Officials Over Crackdown

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam, the territory’s current and former police chiefs...

AP: Lebanese Confront Devastation After Massive Beirut Explosion

BEIRUT (AP) — Residents of Beirut confronted a scene of utter devastation Wednesday, a day after a massive explosion at the port rippled across...

AP: At Least 50 Killed, Hundreds Hurt In Massive Blast In Beirut

BEIRUT (AP) — A massive explosion rocked Beirut on Tuesday, flattening much of the port, damaging buildings across the capital and sending a giant...

Reuters: Suspected Russian Hackers Stole Contents of Ex-UK Trade Minister’s Personal Email Account: Sources

LONDON (Reuters) - Suspected state-backed Russian hackers are believed to have stolen the entire contents of a personal email account used by former British...

Al Jazeera: India Bootleg Alcohol Death Toll Crosses 100, Dozens Arrested

(Al Jazeera) The death toll from poisoning linked to toxic liquor in India's northern state of Punjab rose to 105 on Monday, as police...

AP: Hong Kong Postpones Elections By A Year, Citing Coronavirus

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced Friday that the government will postpone highly anticipated legislative elections by one year, citing...

Reuters: Trump Raises Possibility Of Delaying The Election – But That Power Rests In Congress

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday raised the possibility of delaying the nation’s Nov. 3 presidential election despite its date being...

Malaysia’s Najib Sentenced To Over A Decade In Jail In 1MDB Trial

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia’s former leader, Najib Razak, was found guilty of corruption and sentenced to 12 years in jail on Tuesday in...

Virus Vaccine Put To Final Test In Thousands of Volunteers

(AP) The world’s biggest COVID-19 vaccine study got underway Monday with the first of 30,000 planned volunteers helping to test shots created by the...

Brazil’s Bolsonaro Says New COVID-19 Test Came Back Negative

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Saturday that he has tested negative for the novel coronavirus after weeks quarantined in...

U.S. Coronavirus Cases Pass Four Million In Rapid Acceleration

(Reuters) - The total number of coronavirus cases reported in the United States passed 4 million on Thursday, reflecting a rapid acceleration of infections...

U.S. Orders China To Shut Houston Consulate In Move China Calls ‘Unprecedented Escalation’

BEIJING/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has told China to close its consulate in Houston, both countries said on Wednesday, further deteriorating bilateral ties,...

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Nevis Among Caribbean-G 8 Islands To Launch Intra-Regional Tourism Marketing Campaign

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS -- The following is a press release from the Nevis Tourism Authority (NTA) dated August 11, 2020, regarding the launch of...

Nearly 400 Small Businesses Already Registered For Govt’s Economic Stimulus Grant

(BVI News) Almost 400 businesses across the British Virgin Islands have already registered to receive the government’s economic stimulus grant, which is designed for...

Hon. Akilah Byron-Nisbett In The Process of Conducting “Listening Tour”

Basseterre, St. Kitts (SKNIS): Speaking at the Prime Minister's Press Conference on August 11, 2020, held at the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Minister...

NEVLEC’s Street Lighting Replacement Project Continues Though COVID-19 Slows Progress

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS -- The drive of the Nevis Electricity Company Limited (NEVLEC) to replace thousands of street lamps on the island, has slowed...

NBA Lays Out Plan For Player Guests To Enter Disney Bubble

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — NBA players could have some family members or close friends inside the season-restart bubble with them by the...

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