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Friday, March 22, 2019

Concerns over declining birth rate in Barbados

(CMC)  Barbados has expressed concern at the declining birth rate on the island over the last decade. Acting Chief Medical Officer, Dr Kenneth George, speaking...

Trinidad acid bath victim gets $1m award

(Trinidad Guardian) A 61-year-old man, who was left per­ma­nent­ly scarred af­ter doused with acid by his sis­ter-in-law, has fi­nal­ly re­ceived com­pen­sa­tion af­ter an al­most two-decade-long...

Emiliano Sala search team recovers body from plane wreckage

A body has been recovered from the wreckage of the plane which crashed with Cardiff City footballer Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson on...

Trinidad Police uncover plot to assassinate Top Cop and family members

A plan by two criminal gangs to assassinate Police Commissioner Gary Griffith and some of his relatives has been uncovered. According to a report in...

Security guards, agricultural workers to benefit from free movement facility within CARICOM

Security guards and agricultural workers are expected to have an easier time moving across the Region for work in the near future. According to a...

Jamaica Opposition MP was stabbed 20 times

(Jamaica Gleaner) Senior detectives probing the killing of two-term member of parliament (MP) for Eastern Portland, Dr Lynvale Bloomfield, are reportedly following strong leads. A bloodied...

UWI awaiting formal police update on female body found in pond

The senior management of the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona says it is awaiting a formal report from the police regarding the...

Venezuela crisis: Opposition supporters host nationwide rallies

Supporters of Venezuela's self-declared interim president Juan Guaidó are gathering for nationwide demonstrations. Saturday's protests are intended to ramp up pressure on President Nicolás Maduro...

World Bank appoints new VP for LatAm, C’bean

(CMC) – The World Bank Friday announced the appointment of economist and development expert, Axel van Trotsenburg, as its new Vice President for the...

Relatives of missing Trinidad fishermen go silent, Trinidad Guardian reports

Rel­a­tives of the kid­napped Morne Di­a­blo fish­er­man are re­fus­ing to com­ment on the mat­ter as they claim me­dia cov­er­age is jeop­ar­dis­ing the safe­ty of...

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Region 6 calls on ‘illegal govt’ to step down

A peaceful protest in Region Six (East Berbice Corentyne) led by Regional Chairman, David Armagon and former Agriculture Minister, Leslie Ramsammy is currently being...

“This is an illegitimate Government” – PPP/C Presidential Candidate

“This is an illegitimate Government,” PPP/C Presidential Candidate, Irfaan Ali exclaimed as he joined the scores of persons who are calling on the coalition...

Ireland to host West Indies and Bangladesh for tri-series in May

Ireland will host West Indies and Bangladesh for an ODI tri-series in the first half of May, with a double round-robin phase followed by...

Sammy slams Cameron’s stewardship, urges support for Skerritt

  CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy says the Dave Cameron administration could not take credit for the region's three...

PPP/C protests ‘illegal’ government

Supporters and executive members of the People Progressive Party/Civil took to the streets this morning to reiterate their stance that the APNU/AFC Government is...

Man stabbed, shot after intervening in argument

Phagway Day celebrations turned tragic for a young man after he was stabbed several times to his back and shot to his knee when...

Guyana has vast untapped resources – US Ambassador

In a welcome reception hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) Guyana Inc for newly-accredited United States (US) Ambassador to Guyana Sarah-Ann Lynch...

Every local option was exhausted to resolve constitutional crisis issue – Opposition Leader

Having been unable to reach a compromise with the coalition Government regarding a possible date for the next General and Regional Elections, Opposition Leader...

Top Cop calls for “calm” as Appeal Court hands down decisions today

Police Commissioner Leslie James on Thursday implored that the “current calm, peace and tranquility” should remain throughout the nation as the decisions in the...

18 injured in Princess Street accident

Some 18 persons are now injured after a minibus crashed into a motorcar at Princess and High Streets, Georgetown. The incident occurred around 17:30hrs. Reports are...