Disrupting local politics

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The ancient Greeks, considered the progenitors of modern democracy, referred to the rule of one person as ‘tyranny’ and particularly in countries with weak institutions, modern presidentialism and prime ministership quickly morph into one-man autocracies in which the single leader, to whom access is limited, surrounds himself with a retinue of fawning, usually self-seeking, followers Read More

Treatment against blindness to sell for US$850k in US

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NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — Luxturna, a medication against hereditary degeneration of the retina that can lead to total blindness, will be sold for US$850,000 in the United States, making it one of the world’s most expensive medical treatments. It is administered in a single dose, according to its manufacturer, Philadelphia-based Spark Therapeutics. It Read More

Terhanz Marie died from gunshot wound to the chest: post mortem

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By RSLPF January 3, 2018 (PRESS RELEASE) – A post mortem examination was conducted on the body of Terhanz St. Marie, a 23 year old resident of Balata, Babonneau. The examination conducted by Dr. Wayne Felicien, revealed the cause of death to be bilateral hemothorasis secondary to gunshot wound to the left chest. Investigations into Read More

Antigua: Inmate’s death raises fresh concerns about prison conditions

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By Antigua Observer January 3, 2018 (ANTIGUA OBSERVER) – Inmates at Her Majesty’s Prison are expressing concern for their health, after a second inmate died at the institution in less than a month. Images sent to OBSERVER media showed the dire conditions of inmates sleeping on the concrete floor due to a lack of cells Read More

Antigua: Concerns raised over crime-fighting drones

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FILE PHOTO: A drone hovers at a viewpoint overlooking the Space Needle and skyline of tech hub Seattle, Washington, U.S. February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (ANTIGUA OBSERVER) – “It’s so easy to invade somebody’s privacy with a drone; drones are no joke.” This is according to a young entrepreneur in St. John’s, speaking with OBSERVER Read More

Secret Bay in Dominica to Reopen in November

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Gregor Nassief, owner of the Secret Bay hotel in Dominica, has issued a statement announcing the property will reopen in November following repairs to damage caused by Hurricane Maria.  On November 1, Secret Bay, which is widely considered the best hotel on the island, will reopen with six villas: Zabuco I, II and III; Ylang Ylang I and Read More

Ortho Montana Partners with OBERD for Patient-Reported Outcomes Data Collection

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Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party content provider. Frankly and this Site make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. If you are affiliated with this page and would like it removed please contact pressreleases@franklyinc.com SOURCE OBERD COLUMBIA, Mo., Jan. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Billings, MT-based Ortho Montana has chosen to Read More

Natalie Pinkham shows off her bronzed physique in Barbados

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She has been soaking up sun in Barbados on a family getaway.  And Natalie Pinkham looked in her element as she cradled her sweet one-year-old daughter Willow Mirela before enjoying a beach stroll with her husband Owain Walbyoff and two-year-old son Wilf. The British TV presenter, 40, embraced summer chic in a baby blue cover-up as Read More

Robison Fills Open Post At Ute Perkins

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By MAGGIE MCMURRAY Moapa Valley Progress Kelby Robison Former Moapa Valley High School chemistry teacher, Kelby Robison was recently announced as the new full-time assistant principal at Ute V. Perkins Elementary school in Moapa. Leadership of the school was left open at the end of October when previous Perkins principal Holly Lee left the position. Read More

Simon Cowell enjoys a jet ski ride in Barbados

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He recently came under fire by close friend Sinitta over X Factor’s low ratings in the latest series. But music mogul Simon Cowell seemed to put the negativity behind him as he delighted in an active jet ski ride before he showcased his trimmed chest while relaxing on a luxurious yacht worth £54 million in Read More