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Ireland confirm Pakistan as first Test opponents

Ireland's first Test match will be against Pakistan in May 2018 after the two countries came to an agreement during the ICC meetings in...

India Supreme Court rules sex with child bride is rape

(BBC) India's Supreme Court has struck down a legal clause that permits men to have sex with their underage wives. The clause, which was part...

Nehra to retire from all forms of cricket

Ashish Nehra will end his 18-year international career with the T20I against New Zealand on November 1 at his home ground, the Feroz Shah Kotla....

Death penalty has ‘no place in 21st century’ — UN chief

(AFP) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for an end to the death penalty Tuesday, insisting it has "no place in the 21st century." He urged...

US to end Obama climate plan — Trump environment chief

(AFP) The head of the US Environmental Protection Agency said Monday that President Donald Trump's administration will move to repeal his predecessor Barack Obama's...

How can US rapist win joint custody of victim’s child?

(BBC) The case of a Michigan man awarded joint legal custody of a child whose mother he sexually assaulted when she was 12 has...

I want to play until I’m 50 – Brad Hogg

Brad Hogg is 46 years old. He is already establishing a presence as a commentator, but given the chance, he is more than happy to...

US economist wins Nobel for ‘making economics more human’

STOCKHOLM, Sweden (AFP) — US economist Richard Thaler won the Nobel Economics prize on Monday for showing that economic and financial decision-makers are not...

Trump says ‘only one thing will work’ with North Korea

By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday said “only one thing will work” in dealing with North Korea after previous...

Journalist Kim Wall’s head found in sea near Copenhagen

(BBC) The head of Swedish journalist Kim Wall has been found, two months after she disappeared on a trip with a Danish submariner, Danish...

Recent Articles

Cops probing alleged rape of juvenile detainee by City Constab Officers

Police “A” Division Commander, Marlon Chapman has confirmed that the Town Clerk of Georgetown, Royston King, has asked him to investigate a matter involving...

Suspect in murder of city businessman remanded

A 26-year-old man was on Tuesday remanded to prison when he appeared before Chief Magistrate  Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court to answer...

Tallawahs wish Nixon well, begins hunt for new coach

(SportsMax)-The Jamaica Tallawahs will begin the hunt for a new head coach following the departure of Paul Nixon who has been named head coach...

Venezuela elections neither ‘free nor fair’, says US

(BBC) The United States has condemned Sunday's elections for state governors in Venezuela, branding them neither "free nor fair". The State Department said ballot papers...

325-pound woman charged for murder after sitting on 9-y-o girl

FLORIDA, United States (AP) — A 325-pound Florida woman is charged with killing her nine-year-old cousin by sitting on the child as punishment. Veronica Green...

HPV Vaccine officially launched in Bartica

School children from Bartica and surrounding communities in Region Seven, participated in the national launch of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccination campaign on...

UG student beaten, carjacked by armed bandits who trailed him

A Herstelling man was on Monday evening accosted by bandits in front of his home after returning from classes at the University of Guyana...

Letter: Some car dealers have a part to play in the road carnage

Dear Editor, The recent No.59 road fatalities are horrifying in the latest of senseless deaths. I would appreciate from the Authorities some answers on the...

Jury empanelled for 2013 Port Kaituma murder trial

  A 12-member jury was empanelled before Justice James Bovell-Drakes at the High Court in Georgetown on Monday to hear the trial of Vigilance, East...

Man remanded for ganja trafficking

A pleading father of one was remanded to prison for allegedly trafficking narcotics after Magistrate Leron Daly refused him bail. Delon Andrews was cut short...