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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Barbados names pop star Rihanna as Ambassador

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Barbados government has appointed international pop icon, Robyn Rihanna Fenty, as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, with specific responsibility for...

Burt Reynolds: Hollywood star dies, 82

BBC- Burt Reynolds, the wisecracking 1970s movie heartthrob and Oscar nominee, has died at the age of 82. According to Us Weekly, he passed away...

KFC, By Faith Charity partner to provide Hinterland kids with school shoes

Every year, the By Faith Charity hosts a fund raiser to help children in the Hinterland region and this year fast food giant KFC...

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas confirm they are engaged

BBC- Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra have confirmed they are engaged after just a few months together. The Texan singer, formerly part of the Jonas...

Aretha Franklin, ‘Queen of Soul’, dies aged 76

BBC- Aretha Franklin, the "queen of soul" who became the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has died in...

GGDMA calls for CoI into miner’s death

...says Govt moulding mining industry with 'death, corruption and frustration' The Guyana Gold and Diamond Miner’s Association (GGDMA) has called for a Commission of Inquiry...

Aretha Franklin said to be ‘seriously ill’

(BBC) Aretha Franklin is "seriously ill", according to a person close to the veteran soul singer. The source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, confirmed...

2018 Lake Mainstay Regatta dubbed a success

The annual Lake Mainstay Regatta event on Sunday kicked off with a bang, as patrons from all walks of life flocked the resort in...

ExxonMobil’s third drillship headed to Guyana basin

- will join Stena Carron as oil major ramps up exploration activities here ExxonMobil has added a third drillship to its Guyana basin with the...

Meghan Markle reportedly approves of Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas’ engagement

Priyanka Chopra’s long-time friend Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, has approved of the actor’s engagement to singer Nick Jonas, according to a report. A source...

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Starting property valuation project ahead of budgeted expenditure in breach of FMAA- Ali

Opposition Member of Parliament, Irfaan Ali on Wednesday called out Government for what he said was a violation of the Fiscal Management and Accountability...

CARICOM SG holds talks with Aruba on Associate Membership

Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque met on Wednesday with Prime Minister of Aruba Hon Evelyn Wever-Croes on Associate Membership in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) for...

Bandits abandon car after high speed chase with Police

A black Toyota Allion motorcar with registration plate PSS 3701 is now in the custody of Police of the “D” Division following a high...

Infant electrocuted in Berbice

A five-month-old infant was on Tuesday electrocuted at his Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) home. Dead is Mason Cush of Corentyne, Berbice. According to reports received, the...

More sugar workers to be terminated, says GAWU

While Wales cane harvesters have started to receive their severance pay, other workers are expected to be laid off in the coming weeks leading...

Vendor granted $50,000 bail over alleged possession of ecstacy

A vendor was on Wednesday taken before the Court of Law after she was found in possession of a small quantity of ecstasy last...

Port Kaituma miner charged for robbery, B&E

A Port Kaituma miner found himself before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Wednesday charged for committing robbery with violence and breaking and entering a...

St Kitts Opposition files no confidence motion against Government

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — Opposition Leader Dr Denzil Douglas has filed a motion of no confidence against Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris, whom...

Ogle accident: Relatives of victims dissatisfied with Police investigation; call for thorough probe

The families of the two boys, who lost their lives last weekend after a motor jeep crashed into their motorcycle, have registerred their dissatisfaction...

GTA honors eight tourism ambassadors

Eight influential tourism ambassadors were honoured by the Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) for their contribution in enhancing travel experiences and services. At the GTA’s  11th...