Cuba cracks down on dissidents, but only after a protest

Cuba cracks down on dissidents, but only after a protest

Image copyright AFP Image caption Comedian Damian Chammas (pictured left) says he will not comply with the new law Cuban authorities are cracking down on criticism – but not before one of its most…

Why Britain must invest in gene therapy in the NHS

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Why Britain must invest in gene therapy in the NHS

A few weeks ago I became a parent and it was a challenging time for me. However, my experience gives me a great deal of optimism about the potential of DNA therapies to save…

AT A GLANCE: Nduka Irabor, CEO of CGA Global Nigeria

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AT A GLANCE: Nduka Irabor, CEO of CGA Global Nigeria

Written by By Staff Writer Speaking from our base in Lagos, Nduka Irabor, who is heading up CGA Global’s new commercial presence in Angola, is adamant that from where he sits the brain drain…

Why debt woes make good financial planning

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Why debt woes make good financial planning

“We use a five-year financial life plan,” says Joel Hay, president of Cashflow Strategies and author of Overcoming Financial Fallacies. “The reality is that, if you’ve got a 10-year financial plan, why should you…

Police-involved shooting near Manlius, New York leaves man dead

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Police-involved shooting near Manlius, New York leaves man dead

The Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a fatal shooting near Bobcaygeon Friday night that police described as “suicide by cop.” The man was later identified as 50-year-old Jeremy Edward Gerwanski of the Murray River…

Federal and Provincial impacts of COVID flooding

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Federal and Provincial impacts of COVID flooding

Provincewide healthcare impacts are considered less likely during the present COVID wave – which has hit the North East region, Central to South, and Lakes Region. In October 2018, Ontario Health carried out a…