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Westmoreland garbage transfer station in limbo

WESTERN BUREAU: Audley Gordon, the executive director at the National Solid Waste Management Authority, (NSWMA), says the proposed plan to establish a garbage transfer station in Frome, Westmoreland will have to be revisited as a result of...
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Westmoreland garbage transfer station in limbo

WESTERN BUREAU: Audley Gordon, the executive director at the National Solid Waste Management Authority, (NSWMA), says the proposed plan to establish a garbage transfer station in Frome, Westmoreland will have to be revisited as a result of...

Man seeking $500,000 for love-triangle injuries

A 40-year-old man who flung a stone and hit another man outside the home of his child’s mother in a fit of jealousy, was instructed to “start saving” after the injured man told the court that he is seeking $500,000 for his injuries. The injured...
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Man seeking $500,000 for love-triangle injuries

A 40-year-old man who flung a stone and hit another man outside the home of his child’s mother in a fit of jealousy, was instructed to “start saving” after the injured man told the court that he is seeking $500,000 for his injuries. The injured...

Hanover residents urged to emulate Bustamante in COVID-19 fight

Residents of Hanover are being urged to emulate the strength of character and sense of community of noted son of the parish and National Hero Sir Alexander Bustamante in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19). Custos of the parish, Dr David...
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Hanover residents urged to emulate Bustamante in COVID-19 fight

Residents of Hanover are being urged to emulate the strength of character and sense of community of noted son of the parish and National Hero Sir Alexander Bustamante in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19). Custos of the parish, Dr David...

New York woman loses job, leads pantry feeding thousands

NEW YORK (AP): While dozens of New Yorkers lined up outside in the rain, shopping carts at the ready as they waited for free food, Sofia Moncayo led her team in prayer. “We’re super grateful for these people here. In Jesus’ name we pray,” she said...
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New York woman loses job, leads pantry feeding thousands

NEW YORK (AP): While dozens of New Yorkers lined up outside in the rain, shopping carts at the ready as they waited for free food, Sofia Moncayo led her team in prayer. “We’re super grateful for these people here. In Jesus’ name we pray,” she said...

Fidelity Motors donates 50 tablets - Nissan dealership partners with customers to help make virtual learning more accessible

If you bought a vehicle from Fidelity Motors in December or January, your purchase helped to provide a child in need with a tablet for online learning. During the Christmas season, the Nissan dealership chose to give back to their surrounding...
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Fidelity Motors donates 50 tablets - Nissan dealership partners with customers to help make virtual learning more accessible

If you bought a vehicle from Fidelity Motors in December or January, your purchase helped to provide a child in need with a tablet for online learning. During the Christmas season, the Nissan dealership chose to give back to their surrounding...

Gold price could drop to $1,200 per ounce by 2023, warns Fitch

International ratings agency Fitch predicts the price of gold will fall to $1,600 per ounce this year and slide further down to $1,400 in 2022 “on increased demand due to investment flows and central bank purchases.” Read Full Article at RT.com
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Gold price could drop to $1,200 per ounce by 2023, warns Fitch

International ratings agency Fitch predicts the price of gold will fall to $1,600 per ounce this year and slide further down to $1,400 in 2022 “on increased demand due to investment flows and central bank purchases.” Read Full Article at RT.com

Tokyo 2020 committee to pick at least 11 women to join board - media

The Tokyo Olympic Organising Committee is expected to add at least 11 women to its board as it expands the panel to 45 from 35, Fuji Network News (FNN) said on Saturday, citing unidentified sources.
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Tokyo 2020 committee to pick at least 11 women to join board - media

The Tokyo Olympic Organising Committee is expected to add at least 11 women to its board as it expands the panel to 45 from 35, Fuji Network News (FNN) said on Saturday, citing unidentified sources.

Political scenario in 5 states as Election Commission announces poll schedule

Political activities are set to become hectic with the Election Commission announcing the poll schedule for five assemblies of West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala and Puducherry. The BJP and the Congress are the two main parties which are contesting in al
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Political scenario in 5 states as Election Commission announces poll schedule

Political activities are set to become hectic with the Election Commission announcing the poll schedule for five assemblies of West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala and Puducherry. The BJP and the Congress are the two main parties which are contesting in all the five assemblies. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union home minister Amit Shah and BJP president JP Nadda besides other party leaders have already started campaigning and so has Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on behalf of his party.

India records 16,488 new Covid-19 cases, 113 deaths

India registered a single-day spike of over 16,000 Covid-19 cases for the third day in a row on Saturday, pushing the infection tally to 1,10,79,979, while the recoveries surged to 1,07,63,451, according to health ministry data. A total of 16,488 novel coron
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India records 16,488 new Covid-19 cases, 113 deaths

India registered a single-day spike of over 16,000 Covid-19 cases for the third day in a row on Saturday, pushing the infection tally to 1,10,79,979, while the recoveries surged to 1,07,63,451, according to health ministry data. A total of 16,488 novel coronavirus cases were reported in a day, while the death toll rose to 1,56,938 with 113 new fatalities, showed the data updated at 8 am on Saturday.

Tamil Nadu: No Amma, no Kalaignar. It’s EPS vs Stalin

The stage is set in Tamil Nadu for a do-or-die battle between AIADMK member and outgoing CM Edappadi K Palaniswami (better known as EPS) and DMK president M K Stalin. For the first two years of his tenure, it was life on tenterhooks for EPS as AMMK functionar
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Tamil Nadu: No Amma, no Kalaignar. It’s EPS vs Stalin

The stage is set in Tamil Nadu for a do-or-die battle between AIADMK member and outgoing CM Edappadi K Palaniswami (better known as EPS) and DMK president M K Stalin. For the first two years of his tenure, it was life on tenterhooks for EPS as AMMK functionary T T V Dhinakaran unleashed sustained attacks, pulling the rug from under the chief minister’s feet by wooing AIADMK MLAs.

Assembly elections 2021: 4 states, 1 UT, 18 crore voters - The race begins

In 2016, BJP had won only 64 of the 824 seats in the fray. It has little to lose this time. For Congress, it's a matter of survival, but regional parties are the ones to watch out for.
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Assembly elections 2021: 4 states, 1 UT, 18 crore voters - The race begins

In 2016, BJP had won only 64 of the 824 seats in the fray. It has little to lose this time. For Congress, it's a matter of survival, but regional parties are the ones to watch out for.

Pizza Hut refunds customer after complaint of small pizzas with 'oversized crust'

Pizza Hut has issued a refund to a customer who was disappointed by the pizzas she received. A Stomp contributor alerted Stomp to a complaint on Facebook by the customer who said she had ordered two regular-sized pizzas. She was disappointed when the pizza
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Pizza Hut refunds customer after complaint of small pizzas with 'oversized crust'

Pizza Hut has issued a refund to a customer who was disappointed by the pizzas she received. A Stomp contributor alerted Stomp to a complaint on Facebook by the customer who said she had ordered two regular-sized pizzas. She was disappointed when the pizzas arrived «smaller» than expected. She wrote that the pizzas are supposed to be nine inches in diameter but alleged that the ones she received were six inches. She added: «And what's with the oversized crust pizza???» In response to a Stomp query, a pizza spokesman said: «We are sorry to hear that on this occasion our customer did not receive the same standard of pizzas that they have come to know and love from Pizza Hut. »Upon speaking to the customer, we quickly refunded the order and have spoken to the restaurant team to ensure that customers continue to receive great tasting pizza, and that everyone enjoys their slice of simple."

King cobra swinging from branch at MacRitchie Nature Trail wows visitors

A few visitors to MacRitchie Nature Trail witnessed the spectacular sight of a king cobra swinging from a tree branch on Sunday afternoon (Feb 21). Stomp contributor Masnashzreen shared with Stomp a video of the snake swinging and dangling from a tree tha
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King cobra swinging from branch at MacRitchie Nature Trail wows visitors

A few visitors to MacRitchie Nature Trail witnessed the spectacular sight of a king cobra swinging from a tree branch on Sunday afternoon (Feb 21). Stomp contributor Masnashzreen shared with Stomp a video of the snake swinging and dangling from a tree that he took at about 3.52pm. He told Stomp that he made sure to keep a safe distance while taking the video even though there were other visitors who got closer to take photos and videos of the reptile. In the video, people are heard exclaiming in awe. «Adult king cobras are three to four metres-long on average so I made sure I was at a safe distance to experience it face-to-face while taking the video as it is the world's longest venomous snake,» he said. «I feel that hikers and joggers will be extra cautious in this environment where we don't know what is waiting for us. »I'm lucky enough to experience this creature as usually, I would see it on the TV or on the web, but this time I got to see it with my own eyes. «Am I considered lucky? I guess so.»

Jail for Briton, S'porean wife who met in hotel where he was serving SHN

SINGAPORE - A Briton who breached his stay-home notice (SHN) and sneaked out of his room at the Ritz-Carlton Millenia Singapore to meet his then-fiancee was sentenced on Friday (Feb 26) to two weeks' jail and a fine of $1,000. Nigel Skea, 52, had left his ro
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Jail for Briton, S'porean wife who met in hotel where he was serving SHN

SINGAPORE - A Briton who breached his stay-home notice (SHN) and sneaked out of his room at the Ritz-Carlton Millenia Singapore to meet his then-fiancee was sentenced on Friday (Feb 26) to two weeks' jail and a fine of $1,000. Nigel Skea, 52, had left his room on the 14th storey to meet Agatha Maghesh Eyamalai, who was staying in a room on the 27th storey of the same hotel. She was not serving an SHN at the time. The 39-year-old Singaporean woman was sentenced on Friday to one week's jail after pleading guilty to an offence under the Infectious Diseases Act. They were married here last November. Skea had on Feb 15 admitted to an offence under the Covid-19 (Temporary Measures) Act and another under the Infectious Diseases Act. He was issued with an SHN after arriving at Changi Airport on Sept 20 last year. The Briton texted Agatha the details and she reserved a room at the hotel in Marina Bay. After checking in the same day, she sent him a text. Shortly before 1am on Sept 21, Skea left his room without wearing a mask.

Former Ethiopian PM Desalegn recognized demarcated border with Sudan: report

February 26, 2021 (KHARTOUM) - The official Sudan News Agency «SUNA» Friday published two letters of the former Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, in which he affirmed that there is no border dispute with Sudan after accusing Ethiopia
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Former Ethiopian PM Desalegn recognized demarcated border with Sudan: report

February 26, 2021 (KHARTOUM) - The official Sudan News Agency «SUNA» Friday published two letters of the former Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, in which he affirmed that there is no border dispute with Sudan after accusing Ethiopian «shufta» or bandits of causing troubles with the neighbouring country. After the eruption of the border standoff last year, the Amhara dominated government in Addis Ababa angered Sudanese officials when they spoke about the border demarcation (...) - News / Ethiopia, FRONT_PAGE_DISPLAY

UN urges warring parties to halt fighting for vaccinations

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a resolution Friday demanding that all warring parties immediately institute a “sustained humanitarian pause” to enable the unhindered delivery of COVID-19 vaccines and the vaccinatio
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UN urges warring parties to halt fighting for vaccinations

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a resolution Friday demanding that all warring parties immediately institute a “sustained humanitarian pause” to enable the unhindered delivery of COVID-19 vaccines and the vaccination of millions of people in conflict areas.

Biden admin to charge White House reporters $170 per Covid test amid concerns smaller outlets will be squeezed out – reports

The Joe Biden administration is reportedly set to charge White House correspondents $170 a pop for daily coronavirus tests, stoking anger among reporters, some noting the move could cost struggling newsrooms thousands per week. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Biden admin to charge White House reporters $170 per Covid test amid concerns smaller outlets will be squeezed out – reports

The Joe Biden administration is reportedly set to charge White House correspondents $170 a pop for daily coronavirus tests, stoking anger among reporters, some noting the move could cost struggling newsrooms thousands per week. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Safely recovered’: Lady Gaga's stolen bulldogs brought to LA police after pop star offers $500k reward with no strings attached

Two French bulldogs have been safely returned to pop star Lady Gaga after robbers stole the animals at gunpoint from her dog walker, who was shot in the struggle, according to LA police. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Safely recovered’: Lady Gaga's stolen bulldogs brought to LA police after pop star offers $500k reward with no strings attached

Two French bulldogs have been safely returned to pop star Lady Gaga after robbers stole the animals at gunpoint from her dog walker, who was shot in the struggle, according to LA police. Read Full Article at RT.com

Rencontre avec deux futures gendarmes en route pour la métropole

Dans la soirée de ce vendredi 26 février, ils seront 35 Polynésiens à partir pour la métropole avec comme objectif : devenir gendarme. Parmi eux, 31 femmes dont Leilanie et Maunakea.  
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Rencontre avec deux futures gendarmes en route pour la métropole

Dans la soirée de ce vendredi 26 février, ils seront 35 Polynésiens à partir pour la métropole avec comme objectif : devenir gendarme. Parmi eux, 31 femmes dont Leilanie et Maunakea.  

Rishi Sunak will launch £100million taskforce to catch the Covid fraudsters

Chancellor Rishi Sunak, pictured last March on Budget Day will announce the creation of the new Taxpayer Protection Taskforce will have 1,265 staff based at HMRC.
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Rishi Sunak will launch £100million taskforce to catch the Covid fraudsters

Chancellor Rishi Sunak, pictured last March on Budget Day will announce the creation of the new Taxpayer Protection Taskforce will have 1,265 staff based at HMRC.

Rishi Sunak to guarantee mortgages with government loans in next week's budget 

Chancellor Rishi Sunak plans to incentivise lenders to give mortgages to first time buyers, and current homeowners, with just 5 per cent deposits to buy properties worth up to £600,000.
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Rishi Sunak to guarantee mortgages with government loans in next week's budget 

Chancellor Rishi Sunak plans to incentivise lenders to give mortgages to first time buyers, and current homeowners, with just 5 per cent deposits to buy properties worth up to £600,000.

Ellie Goulding's baby has healed the heartbreak rift with her mother, writes ALISON BOSHOFF

Yesterday her mother, Tracey, 56, revealed that she and Ellie, 34, are back on speaking terms and that she is 'very excited' to meet her new grandchild
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Ellie Goulding's baby has healed the heartbreak rift with her mother, writes ALISON BOSHOFF

Yesterday her mother, Tracey, 56, revealed that she and Ellie, 34, are back on speaking terms and that she is 'very excited' to meet her new grandchild

Boris Johnson's fiancée Carrie Symonds tried to damage the careers of top women civil servants

Boris Johnson's fiancee Carrie Symonds tried to damage the careers of Britain's top two female civil servants by manoeuvring against them and making offensive remarks.
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Boris Johnson's fiancée Carrie Symonds tried to damage the careers of top women civil servants

Boris Johnson's fiancee Carrie Symonds tried to damage the careers of Britain's top two female civil servants by manoeuvring against them and making offensive remarks.

Lady Gaga praises 'hero' dog walker who 'risked his life to fight' when her dogs were stolen

Lady Gaga's two French bulldogs, which were stolen by thieves who shot and wounded the dog walker, were recovered unharmed Friday on Friday evening.
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Lady Gaga praises 'hero' dog walker who 'risked his life to fight' when her dogs were stolen

Lady Gaga's two French bulldogs, which were stolen by thieves who shot and wounded the dog walker, were recovered unharmed Friday on Friday evening.

Doctors urge Alberta to hold off on easing COVID-19 restrictions next week

A group of health professionals is urging the Alberta government not to ease COVID-19 restrictions next week and to instead toughen measures for bars, restaurants and pubs.
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Doctors urge Alberta to hold off on easing COVID-19 restrictions next week

A group of health professionals is urging the Alberta government not to ease COVID-19 restrictions next week and to instead toughen measures for bars, restaurants and pubs.

Port officer charged with drug related offenses 

An employee of the Dominica Air and Sea Port Authority (DASPA) appeared before the Chief Magistrate, Candia Carette-George today charged with possession of cannabis and possession with intent to supply cannabis. Charmaine Marie Lewis of Scotts Head pleaded no
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Port officer charged with drug related offenses 

An employee of the Dominica Air and Sea Port Authority (DASPA) appeared before the Chief Magistrate, Candia Carette-George today charged with possession of cannabis and possession with intent to supply cannabis. Charmaine Marie Lewis of Scotts Head pleaded not guilty... The post Port officer charged with drug related offenses  appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Canefield man charged with attempted murder of his mother

Kieron Graham of Bena Ravine, Canefield, is now on remand at the Dominica State Prison following a charge of attempted murder of his mother, Claudia Degallerie. Graham was brought before the Magistrate court today where the charge was read to... The post Cane
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Canefield man charged with attempted murder of his mother

Kieron Graham of Bena Ravine, Canefield, is now on remand at the Dominica State Prison following a charge of attempted murder of his mother, Claudia Degallerie. Graham was brought before the Magistrate court today where the charge was read to... The post Canefield man charged with attempted murder of his mother appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Boston halts advanced school program over ‘equity’ concerns after study finds it has too many ‘white and Asian’ students

Public schools in Boston, Massachusetts are suspending new enrollment in an advanced study program citing concerns over “inequities” that supposedly emerged during the Covid-19 pandemic and the need to be more “antiracist.” Read Full Article at RT.com
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Boston halts advanced school program over ‘equity’ concerns after study finds it has too many ‘white and Asian’ students

Public schools in Boston, Massachusetts are suspending new enrollment in an advanced study program citing concerns over “inequities” that supposedly emerged during the Covid-19 pandemic and the need to be more “antiracist.” Read Full Article at RT.com