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Monday, March 27, 2017

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....

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...

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...

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...

Crisis-hit Venezuela halts publication of another major indicator

By Girish Gupta | CARACAS (Reuters) Venezuela has stopped publishing money supply data, depriving the public of the best available tool to ascertain soaring inflation...

Stolen hunting dogs turning up in Guyana …hunter says he has evidence of the...

Reprinted from Trinidad Express  PRIZED hunting dogs are being “dog-napped” from Trinidad, trafficked off the island, and sold to Guyanese hunters to track down wild...

EU calls for greater collaboration with CARICOM

(CMC) The head of the European Union Delegation to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean States and CARICOM, Daniela Tramacere is calling for closer collaboration between...

Couple charged with murder of young T&T policewoman

A man and his ex-wife have been charged with killing a young policewoman who joined the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service just four months...

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West Indies must get familiar with Pakistan’s new faces, says Holder

Allrounder Jason Holder has put West Indies' loss in the first T20 against Pakistan largely down to the unfamiliarity factor, according to ESPNCricinfo. Shadab Khan,...

Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner to lead US federal overhaul

(BBC) President Donald Trump is expected to unveil a new unit aimed at overhauling the US federal bureaucracy, and headed by his son-in-law Jared...

High praise for Derek Walcott at funeral service

(Trinidad Guardian) Nobel Laureate Derek Walcott went to his final resting place amid unwavering praise and admiration of his talent, influence and work yesterday,...

Linden-Soesdyke Highway accident leaves 1 dead, 2 injured

A Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) employee is the latest Linden-Soesdyke Highway road fatality  following an early Sunday morning accident. Dead is Simon Paul, 30,...

Flights disrupted by fire alarm at Piarco

(Trinidad Express) Flights at Piarco International Airport were temporarily grounded for just over an hour yesterday after a fire alarm went off in the...

‘SPOILED MEAT SCANDAL’: Beware of sausages, meat products imported from Brazil

The Government Analyst-Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) is in receipt of an official communication from Brazil’s Ministry of Agriculture via the Office of the...

GTT calls for audit into Digicel’s ‘illegal’ bypass with Suriname

Guyana Telephone Telegraph (GTT) has called for an independent audit into Digicel Guyana Inc unlicensed trans-border link between Guyana and Suriname that has been...

Leonora residents complain of financial hardships

…unburden sufferings to Opposition Leader Declining sales, piracy woes and a slowdown in the construction industry were among the issues raised by stall holders and...

DDL records $296M after-tax profit

– company preparing for oil production benefits The Demerara Distillers Limited (DDL) Group has raked in some $296 million taxed profits for the 2016...

Wife shot, husband beaten during Eccles home invasion

In the wee hours of Saturday morning, two gun-toting bandits invaded the home of newspaper distributor Sasenarine Ramsuchit at Lot 21 “CC” Eccles New...