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Friday, March 22, 2019

‘Just wanted to bat out the day’ – Bravo

West Indies batsman Darren Bravo says he was less focused on playing for a win or a draw and more driven to stay at...

Brazil police arrests 108 in major anti-paedophilia operation

(BBC) Police in Brazil say they have arrested 108 people in the biggest operation ever against paedophiles in Latin America. Suspects were arrested in 24...

CARICOM Heads of Government Meeting begins tomorrow in Montego Bay, Jamaica

The Thirty-Ninth Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of CARICOM begins tomorrow (Wednesday) at the Montego Bay Convention Centre, Jamaica. As expected, the packed agenda includes...

Caribbean News Round-up

  Haiti holds violence free elections - General elections in Haiti have gone ahead without major incidents, less than three months after parliamentary polls that...

CAL’s new baggage policy may have to be adopted to stay viable – Gouveia

  By Tracey Khan – Drakes – Veteran Pilot Captain, Gerry Gouveia believes that Caribbean Airline’s (CAL) announcement of changes to its baggage policy...

US identifies two Trinidadian nationals as financiers of ISIS

WASHINGTON, United States (CMC) — The United States has named two Trinidad and Tobago nationals as financiers of the Islamic State of Iraq and...

Andrew Holness to be sworn in as Jamaica PM on Thursday

Jamaica’s Prime Minister-designate, Andrew Holness, is scheduled to be sworn in at King's House in St Andrew on Thursday. The ceremony is set to...

Vybez Kartel GUILTY of Murder

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Popular Jamaican Dancehall DJ Vybz Kartel and three co-accused were found guilty of murder in the Home Circuit court today, Thursday,...

T&T woman wins discrimination case over wearing of hijab

(Trinidad Guardian) A Muslim woman yesterday won a landmark judgment against a security firm for discrimination on the basis of her religious beliefs. Giselle Glaude,...

Hurricane Irma wreaks major damage in Caribbean

(BBC) Hurricane Irma has destroyed buildings and caused major flooding on several French island territories in the Caribbean. The four "most solid" buildings on Saint...

Recent Articles

Region 6 calls on ‘illegal govt’ to step down

A peaceful protest in Region Six (East Berbice Corentyne) led by Regional Chairman, David Armagon and former Agriculture Minister, Leslie Ramsammy is currently being...

“This is an illegitimate Government” – PPP/C Presidential Candidate

“This is an illegitimate Government,” PPP/C Presidential Candidate, Irfaan Ali exclaimed as he joined the scores of persons who are calling on the coalition...

Ireland to host West Indies and Bangladesh for tri-series in May

Ireland will host West Indies and Bangladesh for an ODI tri-series in the first half of May, with a double round-robin phase followed by...

Sammy slams Cameron’s stewardship, urges support for Skerritt

  CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy says the Dave Cameron administration could not take credit for the region's three...

PPP/C protests ‘illegal’ government

Supporters and executive members of the People Progressive Party/Civil took to the streets this morning to reiterate their stance that the APNU/AFC Government is...

Man stabbed, shot after intervening in argument

Phagway Day celebrations turned tragic for a young man after he was stabbed several times to his back and shot to his knee when...

Guyana has vast untapped resources – US Ambassador

In a welcome reception hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) Guyana Inc for newly-accredited United States (US) Ambassador to Guyana Sarah-Ann Lynch...

Every local option was exhausted to resolve constitutional crisis issue – Opposition Leader

Having been unable to reach a compromise with the coalition Government regarding a possible date for the next General and Regional Elections, Opposition Leader...

Top Cop calls for “calm” as Appeal Court hands down decisions today

Police Commissioner Leslie James on Thursday implored that the “current calm, peace and tranquility” should remain throughout the nation as the decisions in the...

18 injured in Princess Street accident

Some 18 persons are now injured after a minibus crashed into a motorcar at Princess and High Streets, Georgetown. The incident occurred around 17:30hrs. Reports are...