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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Sammy sacked over St Lucia Stars losing streak

(CMC) Darren Sammy has been sacked as captain of St Lucia Stars, paying the price for the franchise's woeful start to the Caribbean Premier...

CAL offers relief flights after cancellations due to weather

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad — Caribbean Airlines says it will operate relief flights between Port‐of‐Spain, Trinidad and Barbados to accommodate passengers on flights that were cancelled...

‘Heartbreaking’ treatment at T&T’s Immigration Detention Centre …Guyanese, Jamaicans among those allegedly...

(Trinidad Express) The treatment of persons at the Immigration Detention Centre is heartbreaking and inhumane says Khafra Kambon, chairman of the Emancipation Support Group. He said...

Historic opening match for Windies U19s at Youth World Cup

(CMC) Reigning champions West Indies Under-19s will be part of history when they kick off their title defence of the ICC Youth World Cup...

T&T media group sends home workers

(CMC)  The Guardian Media Ltd (GML) has announced the retrenchment of 31 employees saying it “was not an easy decision” to do so. GML, a...

England are ‘beatable’ insists West Indies great Richards

(AFP) Vivian Richards has insisted England are “beatable” as he urged the West Indies to restore a sense of pride during their Test series...

T&T expert believes Guyana can expect better oil deal next round

By Samuel Sukhnandan A Caribbean expert in the oil and gas industry believes Guyana has the opportunity to get a better deal when finalising a...

T&T dad knifed to death, as wife, children sleep

(Trinidad Express) Did mechanic Randy Ramkissoon scarifice his own life to save his wife and three young children when an intruder entered their home...

Jamaican pastor arrested on sex charges involving minor

(Jamaica Gleaner) The Kingston pastor who was being sought by the Centre for the Investigation of Sexual Offences and Child Abuse (CISOCA) for allegedly...

Law hails ‘high quality’ Windies captain Holder

(CMC) Head coach Stuart Law has praised the character of Test captain Jason Holder and says he could be an effective leader over the...

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Pomeroon woman stabs husband to death with scissors

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“We need to attack the issues and change our mindset of attacking personalities” –...

...says in relation to issues surrounding Amerindian Act of 2006 As the National Toshaos Council (NTC) conference got underway on Monday at the Cyril Potter...

EYEWITNESS: Transparent…

…or opaque in oil? Call your Eyewitness jaded, but he’s not impressed by this application of a “Multi Stakeholder Group (MSG) for Guyana to obtain...