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Jill Scott announces new tour dates. Check here

Synopsis The tour was supposed to take place in 2020, but because of the pandemic, it was postponed.AgenciesTo commemorate the 20th anniversary of her album ‘Who Is Jill Scott?: Words and Sounds’, Vol. 1, Jill Scott went on tour in the early months of 2020. But because of the Covid…
bubmag
December 5, 2022
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Enrolment at N.S. schools on the rise after falling for 50 years

The number of students at public schools in Nova Scotia is on the rise following decades of declining enrolment as the province has welcomed a record number of immigrants and seen a substantial increase in Canadians from other parts of the country moving to the province. New figures released by the Education Department show…
bubmag
December 5, 2022
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Malaysian shipping industry struggling to catch up

Malaysia’s maritime industry had a mixed development this year with the shipping business slowly steaming in rough waters, attempting to recover from the hard knocks of the Covid-19 pandemic, and rebuilding it amid a lack of directional stability, but the ports have started gaining momentum. The Malaysian ports, especially those…
bubmag
December 4, 2022
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HIV Prevention, Care Showed Resilience During the COVID Pandemic

Drops in HIV testing and pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) prescriptions early on in the pandemic quickly stabilized by the third quarter of 2020, according to a CDC report. The number of HIV tests performed nationally exceeded 2.4 million in the first quarter of 2020 and was reduced by 32% in the…
bubmag
December 2, 2022
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What You Missed at the World’s Biggest Climate Conference

This month’s COP27 international climate talks in Sharm El Sheikh ended with a breakthrough, albeit a partial one. Climate reparations were at the top of the agenda when leaders and representatives from more than 100 states and governments met in the Egyptian city to hammer out a preliminary agreement for…
bubmag
November 30, 2022