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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Buju Banton’s first performance set for Jamaica, DJ Khaled visits

(Jamaica Observer) It’s official. Buju Banton’s first major performance will be held on March 16 at National Stadium in St Andrew. Ronnie Tomlinson, publicist for the...

Mexican model crowned Miss World 2018

A Mexican model and volunteer was crowned Miss World at a glitzy event on the tropical Chinese island of Hainan on Saturday. She was crowned...

Newly-wed Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas have Hindu ceremony

Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra and US singer Nick Jonas are marrying in a Hindu ceremony, a day after exchanging vows according to Christian tradition. The...

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas marry in India

BBC- Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra have married in a Christian ceremony at a royal palace in India. The Bollywood superstar and the Texan singer,...

UNESCO adds reggae to global cultural heritage list

PORT LOUIS, Mauritius (AFP) — Reggae music, whose chill, lilting grooves won international fame thanks to artists like Bob Marley, on Thursday secured a...

IAC launches annual Christmas Toy Drive

The Indian Action Committee (IAC) wishes to advise the general public, that the organization has launched its annual Christmas Toy Drive for the less...

Stan Lee: Marvel Comics co-creator dies aged 95

BBC- American writer and Marvel Comics co-creator Stan Lee has died at the age of 95. Lee and Jack Kirby founded the company in 1961,...

Sterling Products Limited takes Ice-cream magic to Enmore

-adds new Igloo Parlour A new Igloo Ice Cream outlet at the Enmore mall, East Coast Demerara is using the magic of sweet treats...

Diwali ushered in with the lighting of National Diya by HSS

The Festival of Lights, Diwali, was on Sunday night kick-started at Rahaman’s Park, Greater Georgetown with the annual lighting of the National Diya. The lighting...

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Suspect in Eccles execution-style killing arrested in private hospital

One of the alleged perpetrators who shot and killed a young father execution-style on Tuesday night in the vicinity of the two Brothers Service...

No-confidence cases: Submissions filed in the High Court

The various parties in the legal challenges relating to the no-confidence vote have filed and sent out their submissions to the High Court. In one,...

Letter: If GECOM cannot cope then the staff should be replaced

Dear Editor, I want to throw this out there - does it make sense that on one hand the constitution, which is the supreme law...

Four dead in clashes ahead of Venezuela protests

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — At least four people have died following overnight clashes ahead of Wednesday's rival protests in Venezuela by supporters and opponents...

Miner accused of fraud gets bail

A miner found himself before the Court on Wednesday after he allegedly failed to return funds obtained following the sale of car parts to...

West Indies bat first at Bridgetown as England leave out Stuart Broad

ESPNcricinfo- West Indies won the toss and chose to bat on the opening day of the first Test against England in Barbados. England have selected...

PPP/C presidential candidate on the move, begins outreach in Berbice

Newly elected People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) presidential candidate, Irfaan Ali travelled to Berbice, on Tuesday, where he was given a resounding welcome as he...

Man executed in Eccles

A man was on Tuesday evening gunned down in the vicinity of the Two Brothers Service Station, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) by two...

EYEWITNESS: Dragging their feet…

…but digging their grave It was a bit surprising the PNC’s still insisting the elections be dragged out – via their unilaterally appointed GECOM Chair,...

CCAC preparing legislation to protect rights of customers who shop online

With the use of online shopping vastly expanding, the Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC) has taken up the task of expanding its mandate...