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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Venezuelan beauty queen slain; daughter survives shooting

Caracas, Venezuela (CNN) -- In one of her last Twitter posts, Venezuelan beauty queen Monica Spear wished her fans peace, health and love. The 29-year-old...

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...

Recent Articles

Jagdeo calls for swift declaration of poll results, says “we’re vindicated”

“Today, we’re vindicated”. That was the immediate reaction of Peoples Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C) General Secretary, Bharrat Jagdeo, to the landmark decisions handed down...

Sophia murder suspect dies following shootout with police

Murder suspect Keron Adams Mark, 32, who was injured by police during a shootout this afternoon, has succumbed to his injuries. This was confirmed by...

GECOM to meet tomorrow

The seven-member Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) is scheduled to meet tomorrow at 13:30hrs. This was confirmed by Public Relations Officer of GECOM, Yolanda Ward. At the...

Lowenfield must produce report as already directed by GECOM Chair – CCJ

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) Wednesday ruled that Chief Elections Officer, Keith Lowenfield, must produce his report as already directed by Chairperson of...

CCJ sets aside CoA ruling, invalidates Lowenfield’s fraudulent report

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has accepted jurisdiction in the case filed by the Peoples Progressive Party/Civic’s Presidential Candidate Irfaan Ali and General...

1 dead after building collapses at Banks DIH

One person is now dead following the collapse of a building at Banks DIH, Industrial Site Ruimveldt, Greater Georgetown. INews understands that several other persons...

World stands in support of GECOM Chair “to do the right thing” – Teixeira

Whichever way the ruling of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) goes, the matter in relation to the declaration of the elections results will...

Update: Sophia murder suspect injured during arrest

Keron Mark Adams, who was wanted by police in relation to murder, has been arrested. The Guyana Police Force said at around 13:45hrs, based on...

Sophia man wanted for murder

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) has issued a wanted bulletin for 32-year-old Keron Mark Adams who is the prime suspect in the murder of...

Building collapses at Banks DIH

A building which was being demolished at Banks DIH, Ruimveldt Industrial Site moments ago collapsed. Several employees are reportedly trapped. INews will...