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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Young players die in fire at top Rio club

(BBC) A fire has engulfed a dormitory at the youth team training centre of one of Brazil's biggest football clubs, killing 10 people. Six of...

South Africa Gloria coal mine explosion ‘kills six’

Six people have been killed by a gas explosion in an abandoned coal mine in South Africa, the national broadcaster has reported. About 20 others...

Pope admits clerical abuse of nuns including sexual slavery

(BBC) Pope Francis has admitted that clerics have sexually abused nuns, and in one case they were kept as sex slaves. He said in that...

Venezuela crisis: European states recognise Guaidó as president

(BBC) The UK, France, Germany, Spain and other European countries have officially recognised opposition leader Juan Guaidó as interim president of Venezuela. It comes after...

India favourites for the World Cup – Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar believes India are "the favourites" to win the 2019 World Cup. Tendulkar's comments came two days after his former India team-mate Rahul...

Pope Francis arrives on historic visit to UAE

Pope Francis has arrived in the United Arab Emirates for the first ever visit by a pontiff to the Arabian Peninsula. He landed in...

Tonnes of chicken nuggets recalled in US

(BBC) Tyson Foods, one of America's biggest poultry companies, has recalled a batch of its chicken nuggets after customers found pieces of blue rubber...

Maduro rallies military as Venezuela opposition plans protest

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro hit out Wednesday at military "mercenaries" he says are conspiring to divide the armed forces and...

US hands Venezuela’s bank accounts to Guaido

(AFP) — The United States said Tuesday that it has handed control of Venezuela's bank accounts in the United States to , the opposition leader whom...

Venezuelans ‘live in dictatorship’ under Maduro, says Juan Guaidó

BBC- Venezuela's opposition leader has told the BBC that people are living in a "dictatorship", and renewed his calls for fresh elections. Juan Guaidó declared...

Recent Articles

1 charged for severe beating of Mabura man

Romel Vieira also called “Rasta man” was charged for the severe beating of Mabura resident, Cliff Williams which occurred on Friday last. The accused, who...

Parents picket N/A Training Centre

A few concerned parents staged a picketing exercise outside of the Vryman’s Ervin Training Centre in New Amsterdam, complaining that students are being constantly...

Lusignan vendors will return after completion of road works – NDC Chairman

Weeks after ordering vendors of the Lusignan Market to relocate to a section of the Annandale Market, Chairman of the Mon Repos/La Reconnaissance Neighborhood...

Minibus driver, conductor charged for assaulting peace officer

The duo seen on social media assaulting a traffic rank last week made their appearance at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court on Monday slapped with...

Bible college student slapped with rape charge; granted $200,000 bail

A student of the Bible College was, earlier today (Monday), ordered to make his appearance in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts after being arraigned on...

Deaf Association protests Public Security Ministry for drivers’ licenses

“The deaf should be given equal privileges as those who can hear and should not be discriminated against” was the message reiterated earlier today...

Windies Women trio make crucial gains in rankings

LONDON, United Kingdom (CMC) – West Indies captain Stafanie Taylor, along with the new-ball pair of Shakera Selman and Shamilia Connell, have made important...

Steven Ramphal cops Chutney Monarch title

The Anna Regina Community Centre Ground came to life on Sunday Night as hundreds flocked the venue to support their favorite artistes vying for...

3rd person arrested for failed execution attempt on Chinese National

Police in ‘B’ Division (Berbice) have arrested a third person in connection with the foiled execution attempt on a Chinese businessman at Skeldon, Berbice...

Antigua gov’t raises new concerns regarding Scotiabank sale

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — The Antigua and Barbuda government has raised new concerns regarding the sale of Scotiabank operations here amid reports that...