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Sunday, August 25, 2019

OIC to continue close cooperation with Guyana and Suriname

By Ray Chickrie Caribbean News Now contributor NEW YORK, USA -- The next Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Iyad Bin Amin Madani,...

Thousands demonstrate against Haiti government

By Joe Colas Caribbean News Now Contributor PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (HCNN) -- Several thousand people demonstrated on Monday in Haiti's capital to voice opposition against government leaders...

Over 100 weapons and 1000 ammunition found in Venezuela jail

- A security sweep of Venezuela's Sabaneta prison, where 16 inmates were killed in gang violence, has uncovered more than a hundred weapons and...

JLP leadership fight gets nasty as Deputy threatens to leave

- Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) Deputy Leader Dr Christopher Tufton, who is expecting a challenge to his position in November, has declared that...

CARICOM deplores threatened economic boycott of the Bahamas

 - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) on Friday (September 27) said it deplored the threatened economic boycott of The Bahamas and attacks on that country’s economic interests...

CARICOM appeals to international community to support review of `graduation’

 - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has appealed to the international community to support the Region’s call for the immediate review of the criteria used...

Haiti victim says impunity for UN military rapists fuels sexual violence

By Rachel Belt Caribbean News Now Contributor PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (HCNN) -- A Haitian policewoman, who was the victim of a rape attempt from a UN soldier...

LIAT accepts resignation of CEO

- The Board of Directors of LIAT has accepted the resignation of Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Ian Brunton effective October 1, 2013. A...

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...

Recent Articles

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...