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Monday, February 17, 2020

Civil Society presents petition to CARICOM Leaders on DR Court Ruling

- The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has an “historic opportunity” to demonstrate its relevance to, and its caring for, the citizens of the Region...

17,000 illegal Jamaicans in Trinidad & Tobago

  - Amid reports of growing anger and threats of boycotting TT goods in Jamaica, after 12 nationals of that country were last week...

Husband tried to hang wife with bedsheet in Trinidad

- A 25 – year - old Barrackpore man who allegedly battered his teenage wife, then attempted to hang her with a bedsheet,...

NO! US Department of Transport maintains denial of direct Fly Jamaica flights

By Kurt Campbell – iNews has confirmed that a review of the United States Department of Transport’s denial for Fly Jamaica to have direct...

T&T denying Jamaicans entry may worsen relations

- Private sector organisations in Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago are worried that the recent spate of Jamaicans being turned away from the...

LIAT resumes normal operations following end to strike

- LIAT says its operations are returning to normal following the end of industrial action by members of its pilots’ union. Acting Chief Executive...

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...

Thirty member church team among LIAT passengers stranded at Ogle Airport

By Kurt Campbell - A thirty member church team traveling to Barbados are among several LIAT passengers that are left stranded at the Ogle...

LIAT flights grounded following strike action by pilots

- LIAT in an advisory to its passengers on Tuesday, November 5 noted that as a result of action taken  by its airline...

Opposition wins Trinidad by-election

- The People’s Partnership coalition government has suffered yet another defeat in what has been a marathon series of elections in Trinidad and...

Recent Articles

APNU/AFC policies do not support wealth, job creation – Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has stated that the APNU/AFC coalition over the past five years has implemented policies that do not support the creation...

Jude Bentley’s daughter tells of pain of losing both parents on same road 13...

“It feels unreal,” said 18-year-old Jada Bentley as she reflected on the gruesome deaths of both of her parents. Her mother, Melissa Yenkana, was struck...

Police find illegal gun, ammo in city  

Police ranks conducting a mobile patrol in Georgetown on Friday (February 14, 2020) discovered an unlicensed firearm along with matching ammunition. The illegal weapon was...

Motorcycle bandits rob ECD supermarket

Police on the East Coast of Demerara (ECD) are on the hunt for two men who stormed into the Monica Supermarket located at Non-Pariel...

1 dead, 2 others hospitalised after being struck by car on Corentyne Road

A 16-year-old girl died this morning after she and her 14-year-old sister along with another young child were struck by a car on the...

Corentyne teacher robbed during home invasion

The headteacher of the Kildonan Primary School is now fearful after bandits invaded her home at Lancaster Village, Corentyne, Berbice, Region Six. Shereen Ali was...

Linden minibus driver fined for traffic offences

A Wismar, Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) minibus driver was fined $32,500 by Magistrate Annette Singh when he appeared at the Linden Magistrate’s Court...

Banks DIH mulls setting up technical institute

Beverage giant Banks DIH Limited says it is currently discussing the possibility of establishing a private Technical and Vocational Education and Training Institution (TVET). This...

Jagdeo says new Marriott deal lacks transparency, an elections gimmick

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo contends that the new deal to build a Marriott-branded hotel at Ogle, Greater Georgetown lacks transparency and is merely an...

Marcus Bisram case: Witness gives evidence, cross-examination goes into evening

By: Andrew Carmichael Evidence by the lone witness, who has been mandated to take the stand and give evidence in the Marcus Bisram trial for...