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CDC drops quarantine, screening recommendations for COVID-19
NEW YORK (AP): The nation’s top public health agency on Thursday relaxed its COVID-19 guidelines, dropping the recommendation that Americans quarantine themselves if they come into close contact with an infected person. The United States Centers... - 2022-08-12 00:08:02
CDC drops quarantine, distancing recommendations for COVID-19
NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's top public health agency relaxed its COVID-19 guidelines Thursday, dropping the recommendation that Americans quarantine themselves if they come into close contact with an infected person. The Centers for... - 2022-08-11 18:14:18
Two new COVID-19 sub-variants confirmed in Jamaica
The Ministry of Health has confirmed the presence of the Omicron BA.4 and BA.5 sub-variants in Jamaica. They were identified during the latest round of gene sequencing performed at the University of the West Indies, Mona. Eighty-seven samples were... - 2022-08-02 15:08:56
Jamaica 60 state visit of Namibian president cancelled
The Independence anniversary state visit of Namibian President Dr Hage G Geingob and his wife, Monica Geingos, has been cancelled, The Gleaner understands.  They were due to arrive in Jamaica on August 4 for a four-day working visit. The... - 2022-08-02 09:02:04

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Vision 2030 out of sight?
With growing consensus on adjusting the lofty Vision 2030 targets as Jamaica charts developed-country status, Dr Adrian Stokes, a development economist, has argued that it will be very difficult to move the needle on those goals without addressing... Read more in the Jamaica Gleaner»

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Search on for missing Clarendon resident in the US
A search is underway for Tavaughn Bulgin, a Clarendon resident who went missing in the waters at Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts in the United States. Tavaughn's brother, Tavaris, reportedly drowned in same waters on Sunday...

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More than 90% of Jamaicans have little or no confidence in the police - RJRGLEANER poll
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If someone had mentioned the word “Zoom” to me in 2019, I would have looked at them blankly, wondering what it was. When explained to me, I would have said vaguely, “Oh, that’s interesting,” and moved on. In 2019, we were meeting in cafés, holding retreats, signing up for various forums in hotels, caught up […]

Living Online with Humans and Birds: NAOC 2020
In this COVID-19 life (yes, we’re “living with COVID,” aren’t we?) I, for one, am mostly living online. Whether it’s writing blog posts, posting on social media, or attending Zoom meetings, I spend a lot of time in front of a screen. It is actually quite tiring, sometimes. But I am staying home. This is […]

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St James youth benefit from behaviour modification camp
Nineteen males and six females from vulnerable communities in St James have participated in a week-long behaviour-modification summer camp. The camp, hosted by the Youth and Adolescents Policy Division of the Ministry of Education and Youth, was...
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