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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Over 238 arrested, 2,200 kg of narcotics seized in Haiti anti-drug effort

By Joe Colas Caribbean News Now Contributor PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (HCNN) -- Haiti's anti-drug unit chief said on Monday that 238 suspected drug traffickers have been arrested...

Trinidadian among dozens killed in Kenya mall siege

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – A Trinidadian national, employed as a research economist in Kenya, was among several people killed when Shabab militant attackers held...

30 suitcases of cocaine from Venezuela turn up on Air France Flight

- There was something odd about the 30 suitcases that showed up on a flight from Venezuela. The colorful bags weren't registered to...

Doubts over T&T- Guyana power project

- The Guyana government has cast doubts over a multimillion-dollar project spearheaded by a T&T firm aimed at boosting that country’s electricity supply. Last...

St Vincent Prime Minister’s son new Foreign Affairs Minister

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent - Former St. Vincent and the Grenadines Ambassador to the United Nations, Camilo Gonsalves, was on Monday sworn in as the...

Former Cayman Islands premier faces new probe

By Caribbean News Now contributor GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands -- Police in the Cayman Islands have confirmed that they are pursuing another investigation involving former...

6,000 pounds of marijuana seized in the Caribbean

- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday revealed the seizure of over 6,000 pounds of marijuana in the Caribbean Sea. The Coast Guard...

LIAT’s CEO resigns

 - The Antigua Observer has reported that Leeward Island Air Transport (LIAT’s) Chief Executive Officer Ian Brunton, has resigned. According to the Observer, Brunton resigned...

Jamaicans, Colombians detained in Haiti on drug charges

By Joe Colas, Caribbean News Now Contributor PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (HCNN) -- Haiti's anti-drug unit said on Friday that several foreigners, including Colombians and Jamaicans,...

Despite losing fuel subsidy, Caribbean Airlines to receive $400M

- Despite losing its fuel subsidy in the 2013-2014 budget and being mandated to achieve financial viability, state-owned Caribbean Airlines is still listed...

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Court to rule on no-confidence appeals on Friday

Guyana’s Court of Appeal is expected to hand down its ruling on all the appeals in relation to the no-confidence motion cases on Friday...

Opposition says Granger to lose immunity after March 21

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo says he will be moving with full force to get as much help as possible to ensure that sanctions are...

Jos Buttler embraces the ‘chaos’ as IPL return for Rajasthan Royals looms

Jos Buttler believes that his experience of "dealing with chaos" at the IPL has helped him become a better, more mentally strong cricketer, and...

Italian driver hijacks and torches school bus full of children

(BBC) A bus carrying 51 schoolchildren has allegedly been hijacked by its driver and set alight near Milan in Italy. The children, some of them...

Guyana left out of Trump’s meeting with Caribbean Leaders on Friday

Several Caribbean leaders have been summoned to meet with United States President Donald Trump at his resort in Florida. However, Minister of State Joseph...

Fire destroys GPL’s pole at Sophia

Several communities were affected by prolonged power outages after fire destroyed a Guyana Power and Light (GPL) utility pole  at Sophia Dam. It is unclear...

BREAKING: Bandit shoots car on Lombard Street, escapes with bag of money

A couple was moments ago robbed on Lombard Street, Georgetown. Inews understands the couple had parked their vehicle, HC 7901, in the vicinity of Laparkan. The...

Search begins for new Prime Minister after Haiti Gov’t is ousted

President Jovenel Moïse is again searching for a prime minister, after Jean Henry Céant and his Cabinet were ousted just over six months after...

BREAKING: Fired Bauxite Workers reinstated, Berbice River to be cleared

RUSAL and the Bauxite Union have finally reached an agreement which will see the fired workers being reinstated and the clearing of the blockages...

Farmer charged with attempted murder for attacking wife

The farmer who brutally attacked his reputed wife on February 24 2019, was on Wednesday charged with attempted murder. Fazal Osman, 39, of Mahaica, appeared...