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Archives for April 2019

Diagnosed prevalent cases of hepatitis C in the UK will drop below 3,000 by 2026, after landmark NHS deal, says GlobalData

Following today’s announcement (30th April) that NHS England’s partnership with Gilead, Merck and AbbVie is expected eliminate hepatitis C in the UK in the next decade;James Mather, Senior Pharma Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers his view on this landmark partnership: “The approach planned by NHS England, along access to direct-acting antivirals […]

CIA claims Huawei is funded by Chinese state security

By Jon Fingas From engadget Huawei rejects the allegations. The US has rattled its saber more than once trying to deter countries from using Huawei technology, but it hasn’t publicly disclosed much of what it’s worried about. You might have a better insight after today, though. A source speaking to The Times claims that the CIA has told UK intelligence […]

Uber’s self-driving cars are still a ‘science experiment,’ report says

By Karissa Bell From Mashable Uber’s self-driving cars still aren’t very reliable, apparently. Business Insider reports that Uber’s self-driving tech is still far behind competitors like Waymo. The report, which cites interviews with employees in Uber’s Advanced Technologies Group (ATG), compares the self-driving cars project to a “science experiment,” and says that the cars “perform reliably only […]

Statement by PM Harris on the brutal stabbing death of 77-year-old Constance Thompson-Gumbs

Statement by St. Kitts & Nevis Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris on the brutal stabbing death of 77-year-old Constance Thompson-Gumbs Tuesday, April 30th, 2019 I extend heartfelt sympathies, on behalf of the Government and people of St. Kitts and Nevis, to the family and loved ones of Constance Thompson-Gumbs, an elderly lady of […]

meeco ensures consistent energy supply for Primary Care Program in Pakistan

sun2safe energy generation and management systems provide clean energy for medical health care In today´s fast moving times, a life without a stable and sustainable energy connection is unimaginable. In nearly every point of life, a continuous energy supply is required. However, this does not come naturally in every part of the world. What happens, […]

Reconstruction of CBI Programme – A critical imperative for SKN

April 30th 2019 Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves in 2014 wrote an article on The Idea of Barbados and in it he explains why he believes Caribbean governments could learn from Barbados in searching for solutions to contemporary challenges facing the region. Gonsalves locates Barbados as above  the rest of the region, most highly developed, best infrastructure, best attitudes, uniquely […]

Federal Government of St. Kitts & Nevis will provide over 1 million in emergency funding support to LIAT

April 30th, 2019 At a meeting of the Federal Cabinet on Saturday (April 27th, 2019), the decision was made for the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis to provide emergency funding support of over EC $1 million to LIAT, the Caribbean airline headquartered in Antigua. Coming out of a presentation to the Federal Cabinet, which was […]

Deadly pirogue trip to Trinidad…

By Azad Ali From Caribbean Life Hope is fading for 22 Venezuelan migrants, who are feared drowned when the fishing boat, which was heading to Trinidad from the Venezuelan coast of Guiria, overturned and sank near Patos Island, near the Dragon’s Mouth last Tuesday night. Of the 34 on board the overcrowded boat, 12 have […]

Recipe of the week

Spiralized Cantaloupe and Prosciutto Salad With Mozzarella By Inspiralized From Yummly 7 Ingredients 20 Minutes Ingredients 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 tablespoon lemon juice (freshly squeezed) 1 teaspoon honey 1 tablespoon mint (freshly chopped) 1 cantaloupe (medium, peeled) 6 mozzarella balls (ciliegini, quartered) 4 ounces prosciutto (I used Applegate) Instructions In the bottom of a large mixing bowl, whisk together the olive oil, lime juice, honey, mint and season with salt […]

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