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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Gov’t official in India resigns over ‘rape victim selfie’

(BBC) An Indian official has resigned after she and another women's rights advocate were pictured taking a smiling selfie with a rape victim. First emerging...

Fly Jamaica begins process to compensate passengers in crash landing

KINGSTON, Jamaica Observer — Fly Jamaica has begun taking steps towards compensating passengers who suffered loss when its Boeing 757-200 aircraft overshot the runway at...

Struggles continue for Gayle as Kings lose

(CMC) Chris Gayle’s run of low scores in the Pakistan Super League continued on Thursday as his Karachi Kings suffered a seven-run defeat to...

US tightens Cuba sanctions, ends group travel

(AFP) — The Trump administration banned group educational travel to Cuba on Tuesday, cutting off one of the main avenues for Americans to visit...

EDITORIAL by Trinidad Express: Guyana must beware of that slippery slope

Below in an editorial published in today’s edition of the Trinidad Express Newspaper The deteriorating political situation in Guyana has, inevitably, aroused regional unease, given...

CARICOM asks Sweden for help in tackling blacklisting issue

Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has urged Sweden to use its position in two major international organizations to highlight the...

CARICOM nationals leaving hurricane battered BVI

British Virgin Islands (CMC) — Caribbean Community (CARICOM) governments have begun to repatriate their nationals who have chosen to leave the hurricane battered British...

T&T man in love triangle lured to his death – Police

(Trinidad Guardian) Police are working on the theory that a 30-year-old Chaguanas man was killed yesterday morning because of a relationship he had with...

T&T among highest cancer mortality rates in the Americas – report

- Trinidad and Tobago is among three countries with the highest cancer mortality rates in the Americas, according to a new report released...

UN Women support CARICOM to address gender inequality

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed today between the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the United Nations Women to strengthen initiatives aimed at reducing...

Recent Articles

Cop among four charged for gold heist at Matthews Ridge

Baldeo Francis, 37; Ramesh Singh, 45; Leon Campbell, 26; and Kurt Nedd, 27 were today charged in connection with the gold heist committed at...

Guyanese dominate Digicel Youth Pan Caribbean Film Competition

The Digicel Youth Pan Caribbean Film Competition, as part of the inaugural Turks and Caicos International Film Festival, announced the winners of the competition. Open...

Govt “disappointed” over dismissal of over 300 workers by Troy Resources

Minister of Natural Resources Raphael Trotman on Tuesday said he is “disappointed” in the decision of Australian-based Troy Resources to dismiss over 300 employees. “We’re...

Taxi driver accused of raping 12-yr-old girl to face High Court trial

Neville Thomas, a taxi driver attached to a popular Georgetown taxi service, was on Monday committed to stand trial at the Demerara High Court...

Golden Jaguars through to 2021 Gold Cup qualifiers after 1-1 draw against Reggae Boyz

The Golden Jaguars wrapped up their CONCACAF Nations League campaign with a 1-1 draw against the Reggae Boyz at the Montego Bay Sports Complex...

Sophia man to spend 17 years behind bars for killing brother in 2016

A man who fatally stabbed his brother during an argument back in 2016 on Monday confessed to the unlawful killing when he made his...

Settlement of matters outside court, lack of public cooperation among challenges facing GPF –...

Persons settling matters outside of the courtroom coupled with the failure and/or reluctance of the public to aid the police in securing CCTV footage...

CARICOM reiterates position on Venezuela

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) grouping has reiterated its commitment to finding a peaceful solution to the political and...

Stafanie Taylor, Deandra Dottin become first West Indies players to join women’s Hundred

Stafanie Taylor and Deandra Dottin have become the first West Indies players to sign up for the women's Hundred, joining Australians Jess Jonassen and...

Ex-GDF rank gets life sentence for murdering uncle

After being found guilty for the brutal murder of his uncle back in 2017, 29-year-old Dwayne Tappin was on Monday handed a life sentence...