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Monday, January 23, 2017

Washington prepares for Donald Trump’s big moment

By Eric Bradner Washington (CNN) Donald Trump has arrived in Washington -- and he's going to be here for at least four years. The reality of...

Avalanche destroys Italian hotel, up to 30 feared dead under snow

By Roberto Mignucci | PENNE, Italy (Reuters) A huge avalanche swallowed up a luxury mountain hotel in central Italy after a series of strong earthquakes...

Former NY State Senator John Sampson sentenced to 5 years

(Newsday) Former New York State Senate leader John Sampson was sentenced to five years in prison Wednesday for lying and obstructing justice to cover...

Britain will leave EU single market as May sets aim for ‘hard Brexit’

By Kylie MacLellan and William James | LONDON (Reuters) Britain will quit the European Union's single market when it exits the bloc, Prime Minister Theresa...

‘No vote, no sex’ for Kenyan men

(BBC) A Kenyan MP has asked women to withhold sex from their husbands until they register as voters for the 8 August elections. Mishi Mboko,...

These 8 men are richer than world’s poorest 3.6 billion people combined

by Ivana Kottasova, CNN Eight men now control as much wealth as the world's poorest 3.6 billion people, according to a new report from...

‘I’m allergic to my husband’

By Lucy Wallis BBC World Service (BBC) Twenty-nine-year-old Johanna Watkins from Minnesota cannot kiss her husband Scott, or even spend time in the same room...

Tumult surrounds Trump days ahead of his presidency

Washington (CNN) Donald Trump is four days away from assuming the presidency after one of the most tumultuous transitions in modern history, setting the...

India hospital builds new unit to operate on ‘500kg’ Egyptian woman

(BBC) An Indian hospital is building a special facility so that an Egyptian woman, believed to be the world's heaviest at 500kg (1,102lb), can...

Bug resistant to all antibiotics kills woman

BBC-A superbug that could not be treated with 26 different antibiotics has killed a woman in the US, officials report. The 70-year-old from Nevada had...

Recent Articles

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...