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Friday, August 18, 2017

UN rights experts slam US immigrant detention

GENEVA, Switzerland (AFP) — A group of United Nations experts voiced alarm Monday at the widespread detention of immigrants and asylum seekers in the...

Sri Lanka v India: Players mature quickly under new team culture – Kohli

This Indian team has rid itself of a culture in which newcomers were picked upon and judged, according to Virat Kohli. Though he didn't...

Proposed cuts to family immigration weigh heavily on Guyanese community in NY

NEW YORK, United States (CMC) — Proposed cuts to family immigration in the United States are reportedly weighing heavily on the Guyanese community in...

N.Korea warns of nuclear war, Trump says U.S. is ‘locked and loaded’

By James Oliphant and Dahee Kim BEDMINSTER, N.J./SEOUL (Reuters) - President Donald Trump issued a new threat to North Korea on Friday, saying the U.S....

Tainted eggs: 20 tonnes sold in Denmark, food agency says

(BBC) Twenty tonnes of insecticide-tainted eggs have been sold in Denmark, the country's food safety authority says. The boiled and peeled eggs were mainly sold...

Anti-Brexit campaigner of Guyanese origin fears acid attack in UK

(PRESS TRUST OF INDIA)- LONDON: An Indian-origin campaigner, who had mounted a successful legal challenge to prevent British Prime Minister Theresa May from triggering...

Blackwood eager to get going in Test series

(CMC) With two half-centuries in four innings on tour, in-form stroke-maker Jermaine Blackwood says he feels in great touch as he gears up for the...

McLeod targets 100m, 200m races

London , England — Having conquered the 110m hurdles event, Omar McLeod will now be venturing into other areas culminating with attempts to represent...

North Korea ‘considering missile strike on US Guam base’

(BBC) North Korea has said it is considering carrying out missile strikes on the US Pacific territory of Guam. The North's official news agency said...

Haiti thanks Canada for accepting refugees from US

MONTREAL, Canada (AFP) — Haiti's foreign minister is set to meet Quebec's top immigration official on Wednesday to discuss the flow of refugees from...

Recent Articles

Brighton: Porn-obsessed boy, 12, raped 4-year-old sister before bribing her with skittles

(INT’L BUSINESS TIMES) – A 12-year-old boy repeatedly raped his four-year-old half-sister whilst playing hide-and-seek then bribed her to keep quiet with a bag of...

Several ‘seriously’ injured as minibus crashes into lorry on Berbice road

-Minibus driver was under the influence of alcohol A reportedly intoxicated minibus driver, 47, and the driver of a motor lorry, 45, are in police...

WBD man who claims he was drunk lands in Court for threatening to kill...

Nandkishore Singh of Patentia, West Bank Demerara was on Thursday arraigned before Wales Magistrate Rushell Liverpool on an allegation that, on August 8, 2017...

‘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...

Berbice man remanded over six pounds of cannabis found in suitcase

Mark Anthony Tim, a “partially handicapped” man (as described by his Lawyer), of Stanleytown, New Amsterdam, Berbice made his second court appearance at the...

WPA says Central Govt should intervene in City Hall garbage woes

The Working People's Alliance (WPA), one of the political parties that comprises the governing coalition A Partnership for National Unity (APNU), has raised concerns...

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...

“It’s an honour” – Minister Hastings-Williams says of President’s decision to assign her a...

Minister within Ministry of Communities Dawn Hastings-Williams is keen to prove herself as she prepares to take up her new position at Ministry of...

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...

CXC results expected online today

Students who had sat the May/June Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examinations will today (Friday) be able to access their grades, both online and...