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Trade Union Congress (TUC) President Obie Ferguson said yesterday he will not attend a meeting with the prime minister on Monday because the details were never confirmed with him by Minister of Labour Dion Foulkes. “Yesterday, I got a call from the minister of labor concerning a

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President of the Bahamas Doctors Union Dr. Melisande Bassett.

Allaying fears of a potential healthcare shutdown, Bahamas Doctors’ Union (BDU) President Dr. Melisande Bassett said yesterday that junior physicians will not take industrial action until the senior physicians return to work. On Tuesday, the Consultant Physicians Staff Association (CPSA) withdrew its services for all non-emergency services from

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Patricia Minnis, wife of Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis, delivers remarks yesterday. Ahvia J. Campbell

Patricia Minnis, wife of Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis, said yesterday the Office of The Spouse is “functioning well and filling a void” for women and girls throughout the country. Speaking at the Women’s Empowerment Summit and Expo, she said the office was “making baby steps”

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FILE - In this May 11, 2008 file photo, former President George H.W. Bush arrives on the South Lawn of White House in Washington. Bush died at the age of 94 on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, about eight months after the death of his wife, Barbara Bush. AP

HOUSTON (AP) — George H.W. Bush, a patrician New Englander whose presidency soared with the coalition victory over Iraq in Kuwait, but then plummeted in the throes of a weak economy that led voters to turn him out of office after a single term, has

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