Saturday, February 27, 2021


U.S. reaches 500,000 deaths from the coronavirus

The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus topped 500,000 on Sunday, according to an NBC News tally — a milestone that underscores the grave...

PHOTOS: United’s stricken Boeing 777-200 lands safely in DENVER after engine fire

United’s stricken Boeing 777-200 (N772UA), flight #UA328. The aircraft returned and landed safely in Denver.  

US Customs nabs Jamaican smuggler with cocaine in sandals and body

The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency says that officers at Miami International Airport apprehended a Jamaican smuggler with cocaine in a...

FLORIDA: Two women dressed as ‘grannies’ for a COVID vaccine

Two women under 65 dressed up as “grannies” to get the COVID-19 vaccine in Orlando this week — and it sounds like they might...

Scientist ‘99.9% sure’ coronavirus leaked from Wuhan lab after WHO dismissed theory

A German scientist says he is ‘99.9 per cent sure’ that coronavirus leaked from a Wuhan research lab. Dr Roland Wiesendanger, a physicist from the...

Biden to pledge $4 billion so poorer countries can access COVID vaccine

(Reuters) - The Biden administration will pledge $4 billion to a coronavirus vaccination program for poorer countries in hopes of prying loose bigger donations...

First Digital EC Currency (DCash) Transaction Completed Successfully

The first-ever DCash consumer-to-merchant transaction was successfully completed on Friday, 13 February at Geo F. Huggins’ Foodland in Grenada.     Commenting on this achievement, Governor of...

CARICOM and Canadian Foreign Ministers to Meet

The Foreign Ministers of CARICOM and Canada will meet virtually on Friday 19 February 2021, with the discussions  expected to centre on key issues...