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Monday, January 23, 2017

Brathwaite to fly home after Thunder’s next match

Carlos Brathwaite will exit the Big Bash League after defending champions Sydney Thunder's final league match against the Adelaide Strikers on Wednesday. Brathwaite will...

6 gang members killed in confrontation with police in Jamaica

The police have now released the identities of five of the six alleged gunmen killed in Goodwill, at the border of St James and...

T&T woman shot dead during highway attack by gunmen

A romantic drive with his common-law-wife of over nine years ended tragically for Mahase Latchman, 28, as gunmen opened fire on his vehicle, shooting...

CAL customer arrested for using cellphone in flight

A Caribbean Airlines passenger who refused to follow the instructions of the flight crew and get off his cellphone, was arrested, booted off the...

ExxonMobil discovers more oil offshore Guyana

IRVING, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ExxonMobil announced today positive results from its Payara-1 well offshore Guyana. Payara is ExxonMobil’s second oil discovery on the Stabroek Block and...

Chile worried about ‘bat plague’

- as more bats appear in homes Chile's health authorities have warned people to be wary of an increasing number of bats appearing in homes...

Brazil prison riots: 114 fugitives still on the run

(BBC) Police in Brazil are stepping up their search for more than 100 prisoners who are still on the run after escaping from adjoining...

Jimmy Adams to take over new role as Director of Cricket

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has appointed James ‘Jimmy’ Adams as its new Director of Cricket, according to a WICB statement issued earlier...

Antigua looks to Trump to end long running online gaming dispute with U.S.

The Antigua and Barbuda government says it is looking to the new Donald Trump administration in a bid to end its long standing battle...

T&T oil workers strike averted

(Trinidad Guardian) After 30 hours of intense conciliation—a marathon session that finally ended yesterday afternoon—the Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union (OWTU) called off a strike...

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Indian High Commission makes book donation

The High Commission of India in Georgetown has donated 160 books – a total of 63 titles with multiple copies -  to the Guyana...

Police arrest 3 after raid unearths high-powered firearms, matching ammo

A Police raid on Sunday evening resulted in the arrest of three males after investigators unearthed two high-powered firearms along with matching ammunition at...

Drama in Tucville as horse thief evades arrest

A horse thief managed to evade arrest after Police gave chase in Tucville, Greater Georgetown, with a horse he had stolen some two weeks...

‘Leaning dangerously’

Motorists and pedestrians plying the Mandela Avenue area closer to the Plaza Bridge are doing so at the risk of a dangerously hanging GPL...

Govt attacks on Chancellor ‘unprecedented in its savagery’ – Ramkarran

…says blatant intimidation signals to judiciary “toe the line” The State-owned Guyana Chronicle has over the past few months been waging an obscene and libellous,...

Man killed after car slams into Soesdyke utility pole

A father of one was in the wee hours of Sunday killed after he reportedly lost control of his car and crashed into a...

Explosion at BM Enterprise kills CEO’s brother, leaves another injured

One man is now dead, and another injured following an explosion at the BM Enterprise ice plant in Houston, around 10:30hrs today. Inews understands that...

US Ambassador to Guyana remains on job- Embassy PRO

… not affected by President Trump’s envoy recall While newly elected Unites States President Donald Trump has announced a major shakeup in his country’s foreign...

The policemen who dressed as women to hide from IS

(BBC) When the so-called Islamic State group seized control of a town near Mosul and began killing police officers, some of them resorted to...

Bridge causes massive flooding on highway farms

… farmers call for Govt intervention A section of the flooded farmland on the Soesdyke/Linden Highway Several farmers in the vicinity of Splashmin’s Fun Park, Soesdyke/Linden...