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‘Venezuela is a mess,’ says Trump

(AFP) US President Donald Trump said Thursday he was saddened by the crisis in Venezuela, where waves of anti-government unrest has claimed the lives...

Warner hits CONCACAF with US$40 million countersuit

(CMC) Disgraced former football supremo, Jack Warner, has launched a US$40 million countersuit against continental governing body, CONCACAF, and FIFA Council member Sunil Gulati,...

BCB surprised by Pakistan tour cancellation

Pakistan's decision to call off their tour of Bangladesh in July and August has taken the BCB by surprise, though the board said it...

Lions opt to bowl; Faulkner, Head return

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Gujarat Lions, IPL 2017, Bangalore Suresh Raina, the Gujarat Lions captain, said his bowlers' inability to defend totals and dew influenced...

White House readies order to quit NAFTA: administration official

By Steve Holland | WASHINGTON (Reuters) The White House is considering a draft executive order to withdraw the United States from the North American Free...

Uthappa propels Knight Riders to No. 1

Kolkata Knight Riders 184 for 3 (Uthappa 87, Gambhir 62) beat Rising Pune Supergiant 182 for 5 (Smith 51, Kuldeep 2-31) by seven wickets A...

U.S. moves THAAD anti-missile to South Korean site, sparking protests

By Ju-min Park and Jack Kim | SEOUL (Reuters) The U.S. military started moving parts of an anti-missile defense system to a deployment site in...

Fleming surprised by IPL 2017 pitches

With a number of pitches in the competition defying their usual character this year, assessing conditions quickly has been a challenge for teams in...

Pakistan beat West Indies by seven wickets

(CMC)  Pakistan defeated West Indies by seven wickets, 20 minutes after lunch on the final day of the opening Test at Sabina Park today. Scores: WEST...

Men’s cricket a chance for 2022 Commonwealth Games

Men's cricket could return to the Commonwealth Games as early as 2022 if Birmingham is chosen as host city. ESPNcricinfo understands that the city has...

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Brazil: Violence erupts in Rio after general strike

(BBC) Violence has erupted in Brazil at the end of the country's first general strike in more than 20 years. Buses and cars have been...

North Korea crisis: North in another ‘failed’ missile launch

(BBC) North Korea has test-fired another ballistic missile, South Korean and US military officials say. The missile exploded shortly after take-off, they said - the...

Education COI unearths non-existent teachers on payroll in Region 10

The preliminary report of the Commission of Inquiry (COI) launched into the state of the education sector of Region 10 has revealed that there...

Flash Flood warning in effect- Hydromete office

The Hydrometeorological office has announced a Flash Flood warning. See full statement below: Continuous overcast skies are being observed throughout Guyana with moderate to heavy rain...

Motorcyclist meets gruesome death after crashing into plough

A 21-year-old clerk, Farzul Junior Bacchus, is Guyana's latest road fatality after the motorcycle he was riding attempted to overtake a motor car but...

Row over water murder: Bagotstown man charged, remanded

The suspect in the recent Bagotstown stabbing was charged with the capital offence of murder when he appeared before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on...

Several rescued after being stranded for hours on the Essequibo River

Several passengers were stranded for  hours on Friday morning in the middle of the Essequibo River. The passengers were at the time traveling from Parika...

Florida National Guard Brigadier General visits Guyana …hosts sexual assault prevention workshop

In observation of “Sexual Assault Awareness Month,” Brigadier General Mike Canzoneri, Commander of the Florida Army National Guard (FLARNG), and a team of subject...

Jamaica monitoring US border wall funding Act

(Jamaica Observer) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade has indicated that it is fully aware that a draft Bill entitled “HR 1813...

FIFA opens probe into head of Caribbean Football Union

(Reuters) A member of FIFA’s audit and compliance committee was handed a provisional 90-day ban from football on Friday, a day after pleading guilty...