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Bob Marley’s family launches premium collection of ‘Cannabis’ products – out of deep respect...

The family of the late Jamaican reggae superstar, Bob Marley, has launched what they describe as the world's first global cannabis brand ‘Marley Natural’,...

Movies hook millions of young people on tobacco – new WHO report says films...

The World Health Organization (WHO), in a report released today, is calling on governments to assign “R” ratings to movies that portray tobacco use,...

Eagles legend Glenn Frey dead at 67 – co-wrote many hit songs including ‘Hotel...

(CNN) Glenn Frey, a founding member of the legendary rock band, the Eagles, has died at 67, a publicist for the band has confirmed. "Glenn...

Durban Park to become major public venue

President David Granger and Minister of State Joseph Harmon, this afternoon, made a brief stop at Durban Park, where work is on-going to transform...

Mets search for a Diamond on the Cricket Pitch – former international cricket star Kieran...

By Jared Diamond, Wall Street Journal Kieran Powell, a 25-year-old outfielder from the Caribbean nation of St. Kitts and Nevis, has received worldwide recognition for his ability...

Golden Globes: ‘The Revenant’ wins Best Motion Picture, Drama

(MSN.COM) -  The 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards last night overflowed with shocks, surprises, new faces, and enough bad language to send the censors...

Jumo to compete in Soca Monarch semis

Jumo ‘Rubber Waist’ Primo was on Thursday confirmed as the 60th artiste to compete in the Soca Monarch semi finals slated for January 17...

Rihanna’s earnings fall 50 per cent in 2015

(Caribbean 360): Barbadian superstar Rihanna ranks No 10 on Forbes’ annual list of the top-earning women in music. Rihanna, who is 27, earned US$26...

Jumo Primo shortlisted for Chutney/Soca Monarch with ‘Off the Rocks’

Guyanese artiste, Jumo 'Rubber Waist' Primo has been named one of the contestants shortlisted to perform at the semifinals of the Chutney Soca Monarch...

US folk music group to perform today

– The United Stated Embassy in Georgetown will on Saturday host a concert at the Promenade Gardens featuring Grammy nominated Group Della Mae...

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Deadly landslide hits Colombian town

At least 17 people have been killed by a landslide on Sunday in south-western Colombia, officials say. Five others were injured and several houses destroyed...

Billionaire brother “arrested in Algeria”

Four billionaire brothers with links to ousted Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika have been detained by police, state TV reports. They are being held over...

Sri Lanka attacks “linked to foreign network”

A wave of bombings that killed 290 people in Sri Lanka on Sunday was carried out with the support of an international network, officials...

Previous attempts to audit UG’s finances faced staunch resistance – auditor

The announcement that an audit will be conducted into the University of Guyana (UG) is a welcome one for anti-corruption advocate Christopher Ram, who...

Uncle in custody for allegedly raping 8-year-old niece

A 49-year-old man was taken into custody for allegedly raping his 8-year-old niece who was left in his care by her mother. The incident...

Miner executed, another allegedly abducted

One man was reportedly executed while another was allegedly abducted on Sunday evening following an incident at a mining community in Region Seven (Cuyuni...

$1.5B lost to paddy bug infestation in Region 6

…farmers forced to dump paddy Seventeen Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) rice farmers have been forced to dump their paddy after it was rejected by...

Mother of 3 killed, family injured after being struck by overtaking truck

A mother of three was on Sunday evening killed while husband and three children sustained injures after they were struck down by a truck...

Miner arrested for rape of 11-year-old

…found with gun, ammo A 27-year-old miner is now in Police custody after he was arrested for the rape of an underage female and was...

Man dies after being pinned under tractor

A 38-year-old man is now dead after being pinned down in a trench when he allegedly lost control of a tractor he was operating. ...