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Friday, December 13, 2019

Trinidadian becomes newest Judge at CCJ

Trinidadian jurist Peter Jamadar will officially sit on the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) bench from July 15 to succeed Justice David Hayton who...

Mexico pipeline blast kills 73 and injures dozens more

Mexican authorities now say at least 73 people were killed in Friday night's fuel pipeline blast. It is believed the explosion occurred after the line...

Guaidó sets up possible confrontation over US aid

Venezuela's self-declared interim leader has set up a confrontation over US aid by calling for Venezuelans to cross borders and bring it into the...

Trinidad Gov’t imposes jail time on drivers caught driving with beer

- Trini males who habitually drive with a beer in one hand and their other hand on the wheel will face a hefty...

Barbados wants regional approach to oil and gas exploration

(CMC) The Barbados government is urging a regional approach to the issues related to offshore oil and gas exploration in the Caribbean. Energy Minister, Darcy...

Haitians scammed in U.S. visa scheme

(CMC) Several Haitian nationals have lost hundreds of dollars after they were scammed into believing that they would be receiving United States visas for...

Agri workers recommended as new free movement category in CARICOM

(Barbados Government Information Service) CARICOM Heads of Government have made a number of recommendations for consideration at the next Heads of Government conference, which...

Matthew reaches hurricane force, one dead in St Vincent

(Reuters) – Tropical Storm Matthew strengthened to a hurricane yesterday after triggering flooding and landslides on eastern Caribbean islands that killed one person, and...

Caribbean News Round-up

Woman, 18, and friend found dead, burnt after ending relationship with ‘criminal’ - A teenager who refused to heed her parents’ advice to change...

CAL to review airfare structure

Following a meeting today between the Guyana government and the management of Caribbean Airlines (CAL), it was agreed that the current airfare structure...

Recent Articles

Teen in custody for murder of Rupununi man

Police are investigating the murder of Marcellus ‘Ton’ Reynolds, 31, a miner of Achiwuib, South Rupununi which occurred on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at...

Bus conductor who attempted to kill wife remanded

A minibus conductor who attempted to kill his wife by pouring hot water over her and stabbing her was on Thursday remanded to prison. Forty-seven-year-old...

Jagdeo rubbishes President’s explanation for terminating services of mission heads

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has rubbished claims that the recent shakeup in the Foreign Affairs Ministry (MoFA) was to professionalise the Foreign Service. Ambassadors Hamley...

‘Fully committed’ Dwayne Bravo comes out of T20I retirement

Former West Indies captain Dwayne Bravo has officially come out of international retirement, making himself available for selection in the West Indies T20I side...

“Hot Skull” on run after stabbing WBD resident

The Police are on the hunt for an alleged drug addict popularly known as “Hot Skull” after he stabbed a Pouderoyen, West Bank Demerara...

Attempted murder accused found hanging in Suddie Police lock-ups

A prisoner who was on remand pending a High Court trial for attempted murder and wounding with intent was on Thursday found dead in...

Boris Johnson hails ‘new dawn’ after historic victory

(BBC) Boris Johnson has promised to deliver Brexit and repay the trust of voters after he led the Conservatives to an "historic" general election...

Albouystown man found dead in apartment

The motionless body of a 37-year-old man was found in his rented apartment on Thursday at Albouystown, Georgetown. Neville Anthony Haynes was discovered hanging in...

Arrest warrant issued for cop who allegedly planted ganja at business place

An arrest warrant was issued on Wednesday for Detective Constable Richard Persaud after he failed to show up in court on a charge of...

Murder accused attacks, stabs inmate with knife

– suspect alleges victim, other inmates plotted to kill him A prisoner who is on remand for murder at the Mazaruni Prison, Region Seven...