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Coronavirus: Viral WhatsApp messages 'drop 70'
April 27, 2020
Coronavirus: Viral WhatsApp messages 'drop 70%'

WhatsApp says it has seen a drop of 70% in "highly forwarded" messages - the kind that may spread misinformation about the coronavirus.

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June 27, 2018
UWI School of Medicine graduates offered training opportunities at PMH

Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Duane Sands stated that 40 of the 49 graduates of The University of the West Indies (UWI) School of Medicine (Nassau) were offered training opportunities (Internship) based primarily at the teaching hospital, Princess Margaret (PMH.)...

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Ripped our gust again: Family that lost relatives in Flight 370 loses another in Ukraine crash
July 18, 2014
"Ripped our gust again": Family that lost relatives in Flight 370 loses another in Ukraine crash

Relatives, friends and colleagues paid tribute Friday to Malaysia Airlines Flight 17...

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Coronavirus: UK economy hit by worst contraction in 41 years
June 30, 2020
Coronavirus: UK economy hit by worst contraction in 41 years

The UK economy shrank more than first thought between January and March, contracting 2.2% in the joint largest fall since 1979, official figures show...

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Flu virus with 'pandemic potential' found in China
June 30, 2020
Flu virus with 'pandemic potential' found in China

A new strain of flu that has the potential to become a pandemic has been identified in China by scientists...

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Hebei: China locks down 400,000 people after virus spike near Beijing
June 29, 2020
Hebei: China locks down 400,000 people after virus spike near Beijing

China has reinstated a strict lockdown near Beijing, affecting around 400,000 people, after a small surge in cases...

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Coronavirus: Swift and dangerous turn in Texas cases, says governor
June 29, 2020
Coronavirus: Swift and dangerous turn in Texas cases, says governor

The spread of coronavirus infections has taken a "swift and very dangerous turn" in the US state of Texas, Governor Greg Abbott has warned...

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Coronavirus: Author Michael Rosen told he 'might not wake up' from coma
June 29, 2020
Coronavirus: Author Michael Rosen told he 'might not wake up' from coma

Author Michael Rosen has said doctors warned him he "might not wake up" shortly before putting him into an induced coma during Covid-19 treatment...

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Coronavirus: South Korea confirms second wave of infections
June 22, 2020
Coronavirus: South Korea confirms second wave of infections

Health officials in South Korea believe the country is going through a second wave of coronavirus, despite recording relatively low numbers...

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Mumbai overtakes Wuhan peak as India Covid cases spike
June 10, 2020
Mumbai overtakes Wuhan peak as India Covid cases spike

India's financial capital, Mumbai, has recorded 51,000 cases of Covid, taking it past the peak in Wuhan, where the virus first emerged...

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