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Monday, October 14, 2019

Anti-gay march in Haiti threatens more violence

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- Another march has been called by religious groups for next Tuesday in the city of Les Cayes, after two...

Caricom engaged in high level forum on donor coordination

Caricom is looking to maximise the use of its resources in light of new practices from international development partners and over the next few...

Jack Warner wins Chaguanas West

Trinidad and Tobago - Former Chaguanas West MP, Mr. Jack Warner, has won the Chaguanas West election by a landslide. By 9:30pm yesterday, Mr. Warner...

Caribbean Press to set up editorial board

Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport, Dr. Frank Anthony in response to AFC MP, Trevor Williams in the National Assembly, informed that over $56.6M...

Guyana touted as the answer, as Caribbean Food Import Bill spikes

(AP) - A Caribbean trade bloc released a report Saturday that warns the region's food import bill is increasing at a rate of 7...

LIAT makes official flight to Ogle Airport

Regional Air Carrier Liat today made its first official flight into the Ogle International Airport. The flight arrived in Guyana at 14:30h with a...

Former Trinidad minister to surrender diplomatic passport

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- Former FIFA vice president and national security minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Jack Warner, is being forced to surrender...

Six Trinidad police officers to stand trial for murder

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad– A magistrate court Monday ordered that six police officers implicated in the murder of three civilians in 2011 be committed to stand...

‘Asafa is no fool’ – Sprinter’s parents defend son after positive drug test

The Gleaner - The parents of embattled former world record holder Asafa Powell have thrown their full support behind their son, saying they were...

Tobacco smuggling linked to organised crime, Bahamas workshop told

NASSAU, Bahamas -- There’s a “tangible” link between the smuggling of tobacco products and organized crime. That’s the view of Rhys Campbell, head of...

Recent Articles

5 arrested with illicit drugs, gun & ammo                        

Five persons were this morning taken into police custody following the discovery of a quantity of illicit drugs, guns and ammunition during several exercises...

Tridents beat unbeatable Warriors to take the Hero CPL 2019 title

Barbados Tridents won their second Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) title as Guyana Amazon Warriors’ perfect season unraveled at the worst possible moment. The Warriors...

Man, girlfriend attacked by woman’s ex-lover

A man and his girlfriend are nursing stab wounds about their bodies after being attacked and stabbed by the woman’s ex-lover. Injured are 47-year-old Vanessa...

PPP regional reps lament procurement corruption

People’s Progressive Party (PPP) regional representatives of Regions One (Barima-Waini) and Nine (Upper Takutu- Upper Essequibo) are decrying the level of corruption that has...

GECOM’s elections staff complain of delayed salaries

Temporary employees of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) who were hired in preparation for the polls have claimed that they are yet to be...

1 dead, 3 missing in suspected piracy attack

A fisherman is now dead and three of his crewmen are missing after a suspected piracy attack on a fishing vessel in Suriname waters. The...

Body found on Abary foreshore

The body of an unidentified man was on Friday afternoon discovered at the Abary Foreshore. The discovery was made by persons from the community. INews understands...

Policeman granted bail; seaman remanded for ganja found in car trunk

Police Corporal Quincy Bacchus, 27 of Ferry Street, New Amsterdam, Berbice was earlier today granted bail in the sum of $300,000 by Magistrate Faith...

Mechanic slapped with ganja trafficking charge

A mechanic who allegedly threw a bag containing cannabis into a clump of bushes after seeing Police was charged for the possession of cannabis...

Stefanie Taylor powers Revellers win in Women’s T10

Stafanie Taylor powered her NLCB Revellers to an impressive nine-wicket victory over Courts Gladiators in the CPL Women’s T10 NLCB Challenge clash at the...