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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Turks and Caicos Government seizes ruling party headquarters

PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos Islands -- On Wednesday, the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) government peacefully re-entered Progress House, the ruling Progressive National Party...

No jobs for grads – Experts predict almost 20,000 youths leaving school won’t find...

Jamaica Gleaner - Nearly half of the more than 40,000 young people who graduate high schools and universities this year may not find employment...

Direct air link, social movement to be established between Guyana, Venezuela

The relationship between Guyana and Venezuela has been further strengthened with the commitment to establish a direct air link between the two countries. This agreement...

Buju Banton on the move, being transferred to new location

Convicted reggae superstar Buju Banton has been transferred from the Florida federal prison where he has been serving a 10-year sentence. His final destination is...

Son of Suriname’s President arrested, faces extradition to the US

Media reports from Suriname revealed that the son of Suriname’s President Desi Bouterse was arrested Thursday by U.S agents in Panama and he is...

LIAT meltdown claims more victims

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (WINN) - The apparent meltdown of regional airline LIAT continues to claim victims and turn them into irate passengers, despite assurances...

Another LIAT plane experiences difficulties

A LIAT aircraft travelling from Dominica to Barbados last evening, with 18 passengers on board, developed a pressurization problem while en route. This is the...

Trinidad’s AG to bring law for hanging to resume

Trinidad and Tobago’s Attorney General Anand Ramlogan said he has identified the means by which hanging, as enforcement of the death penalty, can be...

Regional governments urged to become LIAT shareholders

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (WINN) - Trade unionist Chester Humphrey says it is unfortunate that the majority of Caribbean governments continue to ignore LIAT by...

Dominica Prime Minister hints at early election

ROSEAU, Dominica – Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has put supporters of the ruling Dominica Labour Party (DLP) on notice that if he may be...

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‘I am not required to make an announcement now’ – Pres. Granger on dissolution...

With pressure mounting for President David Granger to dissolve parliament, in preparation for the March 2, 2020 elections, the Head-of-State has contended that he...

Businessman accused of gold smuggling charged for attempting to bribe CANU rank

A businessman, who was charged on November 25, for attempting to smuggle raw gold through the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), was on Thursday...

Taxi driver jailed for 3 years for stealing woman’s underwear, cash

Twenty-six-year-old Yudhister Samjawan of 158 Third Street, Alexander Village, Georgetown, who was accused of breaking and entering a woman’s home and stealing a pair...

GAWU claims Police suppressing sugar workers’ right of expression

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) has raised serious concerns about ranks of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) for suppressing the cries...

Former SOCU Head being probed over missing gold, cash

Embattled Assistant Police Commissioner Sydney James, the former Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU), is now under further Police investigation following instructions...

Visually-impaired students gifted laptops

Eleven students from schools across the country, who are either partially visually impaired or completely blind, on Tuesday benefited from a donation of laptops...

Excavated drain blocks roadway at Festival City

Residents are calling on the authorities to address a situation whereby a main roadway into Festival City, Georgetown is now blocked off due to...

Elder statesman Kieron Pollard wants to create nurturing environment for West Indies’ young talents

Hyderabad. It's where the Kieron Pollard story burst to life a decade ago, when he smashed an unbeaten 18-ball 54 for Trinidad & Tobago...

Berbice women in viral video to appear in Court today over assault on Cops

Two Berbice sisters, who allegedly assaulted cops at the Rose Hall Police Outpost, are scheduled to appear at the Number 51 Magistrate’s Court today...

Teen charged for killing ‘drinking buddy’ over raw gold

An 18-year-old was on Wednesday remanded to prison when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts to face a murder charge. Nelson Cambridge, a miner...