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St Lucia launches ‘I am CARICOM’ campaign

The Regional Integration Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister in collaboration with the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat announces the launch of the...

Windies “in good spirits” ahead of three-test series in England – Manager

Team manager Rawl Lewis said West Indies are mentally and physically prepared for the upcoming three-Test series against England, according to CWI. The squad moved...

General Elections set for August 10th in Trinidad and Tobago

Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Dr Keith Rowley, has announced that general election will be held on August 10th. After announcing that he had...

PM Gonsalves succeeds Mia Mottley as CARICOM Chair

Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Heads of Government are presently holding a special conference today (Friday July 3), which will see Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor...

UK court recognises Guaido as Venezuela’s president in gold dispute

LONDON  (Reuters) – Britain has recognised Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido as the country’s president, the English High Court ruled today, in a case...

Phil Simmons is ‘the right man at the right time’ – CWI president

West Indies cricket are "blessed" to have Phil Simmons as coach, according to Cricket West Indies (CWI) president, Ricky Skerritt. In an unstinting demonstration of...

Sir Everton Weekes, the last of the three Ws, dies aged 95

Sir Everton Weekes, the last member of the legendary Three Ws, has died at the age of 95. Alongside Sir Clyde Walcott and Sir Frank...

Brazil crops threatened by locust swarm

(BBC) Brazil and Argentina are monitoring the movements of a large swarm of locusts, which has been eating its way through crops in the region. The...

Guyana urges ICJ to reject “illogical” Venezuela arguments on jurisdiction

Guyana v Venezuela border case By: Jarryl Bryan The hearing on jurisdiction in the 'Guyana v Venezuela' territorial case before the International Court of Justice (ICJ)...

Venezuela tells EU ambassador to leave country

(BBC) Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro has ordered the European Union's ambassador to leave the country within 72 hours. Isabel Brilhante Pedrosa's expulsion came hours after...

Recent Articles

ND&S Furniture Store fire was purposely set – Fire Chief

The Guyana Fire Service (GFS) has confirmed that the fire which destroyed the ND&S furniture store located at Lot 40 B and C Gap...

Schenectady bans police head holds after controversial arrest of US-based Guyanese

 City police officers are now prohibited from placing their knee on a suspect’s head as a control hold and the department will boost de-escalation...

Trinidad and Tobago opposition calls for election observers

(Caribbean News Global) International election observation and monitoring is an important mechanism for ensuring election integrity, the United National Congress (UNC) asserted in its...

WHO Chief blasts ‘lack of leadership’ and calls for global unity as coronavirus cases...

(CNN) The director-general of the World Health Organization has condemned a "lack of leadership" in fighting the coronavirus pandemic and made an emotional plea...

Basil Williams incites Lowenfield to violate the law – PPP

PRESS STATEMENT BASIL WILLIAMS INCITES LOWENFIELD TO VIOLATE THE LAW It is an established fact that Attorney General Basil Williams has not won a singular case...

Brathwaite’s 65 puts West Indies, 159-3, closer to England’s total in 1st Test

West Indies stayed in control of the first test against England on Friday by reaching lunch on Day 3 at 159-3 to trail by...

Eyewitness: The morning after

…the foot fell The last time there was an expected momentous court decision in this elections outrage that’s been fuelled by the judicial antics of...

Authorities urge persons to wear face masks properly

Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Karen Gordon-Boyle is pleading with Guyanese to wear their face masks properly. "We continue to witness the misuse of the...

Guyanese fear of becoming infected with COVID-19 has decreased – DCMO

A survey conducted by the Ministry of Public Health in collaboration with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has found that Guyanese fears of...

142 Guyanese return on first repatriation flight from Canada

A total of 142 Guyanese returned home on Thursday via WestJet Airlines – the first repatriation flight for citizens who were stranded in Canada...