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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Tuschen fatal accident: Authorities awaiting DPP’s advice

Days after a four-year-old was struck down and killed at Tuschen, East Bank Essequibo (EBE), the case file has finally been sent to the...

Jamaican woman is 2017 Young Global Leader from C’bean

A Jamaican woman has been selected as the sole representative of the English and Spanish-speaking Caribbean in the World Economic Forum’s 2017 cohort of...

Caribbean leaders meet in Kingston over new sugar market realities

With a looming threat to the sugar industry in the Caribbean on the horizon, regional leaders and policymakers will, over the next two days,...

T&T woman missing since Sunday after trip to market

(Trinidad Guardian) A note stating “Gone to the market” was left on the dining room table as Malabar mother Kizziah Charles left her three...

UPDATE: Cops probing discovery of body of unidentified man in drain

The body of the man that was found on Wednesday morning in a drain on Woolford Avenue, Georgetown, is yet to be identified. INews understands...

Police destroy 1 acre of cannabis farm in Lethem, 2 in custody

Police in the “F” Division conducted a drug bust during the wee hours of Tuesday morning in the Moco Moco Mountains, Lethem area. According...

Central Govt suspends parking meter by-laws, instructs police to protect vehicles

-Bulkan says Cabinet decision was a done deal despite M&CC's legal opinion  With the the Mayor and City Council (M&CC) indecisive in complying with Communities...

New building being constructed to house Foreign Service Institute

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has begun the process of establishing a new building to house its Foreign Service Institute with the demolition of...

Trinidad joins Jamaica in banning Brazil corned beef

(CMC) Trinidad and Tobago has joined its Caribbean Community (CARICOM) partner, Jamaica, in imposing an immediate ban on the importation and sale of corned...

UG students, lecturers make inputs on Draft Solid Waste Management Strategy

The Ministry of Communities, today, took its consultations on the Draft National Integrated Waste Management Strategy 2017-2030 to students and lecturers of the University...

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Container of dynamite explodes in St Lucia, 4 dead, several injured

Four people are dead and more than a dozen are being treated for serious injuries following an explosion in St Lucia’s north yesterday evening....

Artistic talents at E.R. Burrowes School of Art showcased in OCC’s logo competition

Three students of the E.R. Burrowes School of Art were declared first, second and third place winners of the Office of Climate Change’s (OCC)...

GMSA calls on authorities to take urgent steps to stabilise exchange rate

The Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association (GMSA) today expressed concern at the rate of deterioration of the Guyana dollar and has called on the...

UPDATE: Terror attack at UK Parliament

(BBC) A police officer has been stabbed in the Houses of Parliament in central London, in what police are treating as a terrorist incident. The attacker,...

Farm certification is a requirement for fresh produce export – NAREI

Local farmers who may be thinking of exporting agricultural produce must first ensure that their farm lands are certified by Quarantine Officers who inspect...

Road works in Regions Seven, Eight in the pipe line

Hinterland Engineer, Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Geoffrey Walcott has confirmed that road works are moving apace in Bartica, Region Seven while the Ministry is...

IPA awarded $36.5M contract without licence to import

… danger of dumping pre qualification criteria exposed Public Health Minister Volda Lawrence has revealed that in 2016 and 2017, several firms were awarded contracts...

Assailant shot, at least a dozen injured in incident at UK parliament

(Reuters) An assailant was shot outside the British parliament by armed police, the leader of the House of Commons said on Wednesday after loud...

Berbice youth apologises in Court for stealing, claims he was drunk

A youngster of East Canje, Berbice was charged and fined for the offence of simple larceny by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan after he confessed...

Windies set to begin preparation for Pakistan series

(CMC) West Indies players will assemble in Barbados today (Wednesday) as they begin preparation for their four-match Twenty20 series against Pakistan starting next Sunday. The...