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Monday, August 26, 2019

INTERPOL urges Caribbean to make use of tools to fight crimes against children

LYONS, France (CMC) – The international Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL) is urging the Caribbean and other developing nations to maximize the use of its...

Ambassador LaRocque wishes CARICOM well in 2014, looks forward to completion of strategic plan

- In his end of year message Secretary General of CARICOM (Caribbean Community)Ambassador Irwin LaRocque said unsurprisingly, sustainable economic growth and development emerged...

World Bank rates The Bahamas as the wealthiest Caricom country

- The World Bank has rated The Bahamas as the wealthiest Caricom country. The Washington-based financial institution said The Bahamas is the most...

Guyana ready to support flood affected Caribbean countries

– Following the heavy rains affecting some parts of the Eastern Caribbean, Guyana has expressed its intention to provide assistance to those flooded...

Heavy rains lash Eastern Caribbean islands

ROSEAU, Dominica -- An unseasonal trough of low pressure brought heavy rains to the Eastern Caribbean, including Dominica, St Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia...

Migrant vessel capsizes in Turks and Caicos while being towed; 18 dead

PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos Islands - Turks and Caicos Islands emergency services responded to an incident at South Dock, Providenciales, on Wednesday morning, when...

First case of chikungunya recorded in the Caribbean

   - The Trinidad-based Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA)Tuesday said that for the first time, locally-acquired cases of chikungunya have been detected in the region. CARPHA said...

LIAT cancels flights due to high winds

– Regional carrier LIAT is apologizing to its customers travelling to and from St. Vincent and Dominica for any inconvenience they have been experienced due to...

Stepdad accused of raping three daughters

- A man from Central Trinidad has been charged by the police in Trinidad with raping his three stepdaughters. The charges were laid...

CARICOM Reparations Commission identifies six key areas to be focus of diplomacy and action

 - Public Health was one of the key issues identified by the CARICOM Reparations Commission to receive reparatory diplomacy and action. This disclosure was made...

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Mother of 3 stabbed to death by estranged lover

A mother of three was in the wee hours of Sunday morning stabbed to death by the father of her children at her Victoria...

Tullow to push for Guyanese to be employed with company

…after Ghana Exec touts job opportunities for countrymen in Guyana Tullow recently found oil in Guyana, but it was the Managing Director at Tullow Ghana...

Govt appeal of CJ decision aimed at further delaying elections – former AG

…says appeal has no merit After months spent in the court contesting the No-Confidence Motion, the Government is set on returning to the court, this...

No buyout offer from Govt – BBCI

The Berbice Bridge Company Inc. (BBCI) has refuted claims made by Public Infrastructure Minister, David Patterson, that government has offered to buyout ownership of...

100 families affected after Region 10 freak storm

A freak storm ripped through several communities of Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) this morning (Saturday, August 24, 2019), leaving in its wake the mass...

Motorcyclist nursing head injuries from ECD accident

A resident of Golden Grove, East Coast of Demerara (ECD), is presently nursing head injuries at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after he...

Opinion Poll on upcoming elections, other political matters launched

The Turkeyn Research and Polling Institute (TRPI) earlier today rolled out an opinion poll to collect the views of Guyanese on a number of...

GA-FDD intensifies inspection activities, closed several food establishments

The Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) after trumping up inspection activities on local food establishments following a survey conducted earlier this year...

MMA rice farmers call for dams to be fixed before harvest

By: Andrew Carmichael With less than one week before farmers in the Mahaica Mahaicony Abary-Agricultural Development Authority (MMA-ADA) Scheme start harvesting their rice, concern is...

CJIA Senior Manager charged for sexual assault

Senior Airport Manager at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), Andrew Kellman was earlier today granted bail in the sum of $70,000 when he...