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The Coronavirus Outbreak

Coronavirus update: Grenada University tells students to go home

St. George's University in Grenada has advised all its students to return home for the next month as a precautionary measure to protect staff...

Ministry: 63 tested, 2 confirmed

The Ministry of Health has said that while 63 people have been tested for coronavirus COVID-19, only two have been confirmed.

Italian national urges T&T to take COVID-19 seriously

Chef Grini says he has no idea when he'd be able to return to T&T, the place he has called home for the past 15 years.

Point Fortin Mayor: May cancel Borough Day festivities amid COVID-19 concerns

The Point Fortin Mayor says they are considering cancelling the 2020 Borough Day festivities because of the current global COVID-19 pandemic

Govt closes schools, universities for one week

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has announced that from tomorrow all schools, universities and places of learning will remain closed for one...

Jamaica confirms first case of Covid- 19

Jamaica has confirmed its first case of the novel coronavirus currently making its way around the world.  According to a...

COVID-19 officially declared a pandemic

The COVID-19 viral disease that has swept into at least 114 countries and killed more than 4,000 people is now officially a pandemic, the...

CMO and Health Minister call for calm, after news a Canada...

As Canada's Alberta Province CMO says a recent COVID-19 case travelled through T&T... both the health minister and CMO urge calm, as T&T has no confirmed COVID-19 cases, yet...

New York confirms first COVID-19 death

New York state has reported its first death from the new coronavirus. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday...

Health Ministry: No COVID-19 case in T&T at this time

Officials of the Ministry of Health is again warning the public about disseminating fake news about positive cases of COVID-19 on this country.



Nurse dies after three-month fight with COVID complications

A nurse attached to the St Anns Hospital was laid to rest yesterday, after apparently losing a battle with complications caused by COVID-19. President...

Judge says graves were disturbed, orders reburial

It took a visit by High Court judge Frank Seepersad to determine that graves at the Monkey Town Public Cemetery were dug up during...

Complete mess uncovered in WASA sub-committee’s report

A specially-commissioned report into the operations of the Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) has found the cash-strapped entity plagued by financial mismanagement, a lack...

11 Immigration officers test positive for COVID-19

The Ministry of National Security yesterday shut down the rotation of Immigration officers after 11 tested positive for COVID-19. Guardian Media was told that...

Yellow Fever warning after Red Howlers test positive

Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram has placed the country on heightened alert for the vector-borne disease Yellow Fever, which has been confirmed in...