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Dog gives birth to first identical twin puppies

Outside of humans and one species of armadillo, identical twins seem to be vanishingly rare. Now for the first time a dog has given...

Israel’s Beresheet spacecraft fails to land on moon

The first privately funded mission to the Moon has failed to land on the lunar surface. The Israeli spacecraft - called Beresheet - tried...

Women charged with North Korean’s murder leave court in bullet-proof vests

By Rozanna Latiff | KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) Malaysia on Wednesday charged two women, an Indonesian and a Vietnamese, with murdering the estranged half brother of...

Gay ‘trend’ influencing the Catholic clergy — Pope

VATICAN CITY, Holy See (AFP) — Pope Francis is "concerned" about what he described as the "serious issue" of homosexuality, saying in an interview...

Prince William appears on cover of leading British gay magazine

London (CNN) Prince William is featured on the cover of a leading British gay magazine, which carries his remarks condemning the bullying of LGBT...

Khashoggi murder “planned days in advance” – Turkey’s Erdogan

The killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was planned days in advance, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has told MPs from his ruling party. He said...

The policemen who dressed as women to hide from IS

(BBC) When the so-called Islamic State group seized control of a town near Mosul and began killing police officers, some of them resorted to...

‘Hallelujah’ singer Leonard Cohen dies

(CNN) Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen has died at the age of 82. "We have lost one of music's most revered and prolific visionaries," said a...

Canada becomes second country to legalise recreational marijuana

The first recreational cannabis to be legally bought in Canada was purchased at midnight on Wednesday (02:30 GMT) on the eastern island of Newfoundland...

Trump vows to appeal against travel ban ruling to Supreme Court

By Dan Levine and Mica Rosenberg | HONOLULU/NEW YORK (Reuters) A defiant Donald Trump has pledged to appeal against a federal judge's order placing an...

Recent Articles

Children who witnessed mother being killed by their father to receive counselling

The children of the 39-year-old woman who was knifed to death by her husband on Thursday last will be receiving counselling. This is according to...

Woman dies in motorbike accident at Mahdia

A 24-year-old woman is now dead after she succumbed to injuries she received in a motorcycle accident at Mahdia, Region Eight. Abidacy Klass od Norton...

Clive Lloyd believes all-rounders will have biggest roles

LONDON, United Kingdom (CMC) — One of the greatest West Indies captains of all time, Sir Clive Lloyd expects all-rounders to play a decisive...

House-to-House Registration: Former GCCI President says GECOM legal advice appears in line with the...

The recent legal opinion by the Guyana Elections Commission’s (GECOM’s) Legal Officer that the expired voters’ list should be refreshed without house-to-house registration continues...

Several injured in High Street accident

Several persons were rushed to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) for medical treatment after the minibuses they were travelling in were involved in...

Mother of 6 dies after eye removed

Sunita Vandyke, the mother of six who recently lost her eye weeks after giving birth at the Suddie Hospital in Region 2, has died. She...

Armed bandits beat, rob Diamond residents during birthday celebration

The birthday celebration of a Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara resident turned into a nightmare when armed bandits stormed into her house on...

1 confesses to killing “White Boy”

One man has reportedly confessed to killing 23-year-old Patrick Matthew Fraser also called “White Boy”, who was fatally shot at Norton Street, Bagotstown, East...

Australian finds A$100,000 gold nugget using metal detector

(BBC) An Australian man has unearthed a 1.4kg (49oz) gold nugget with a metal detector while wandering Western Australia's gold fields, say locals. A shop...

Dwayne Bravo, Kieron Pollard named among West Indies’ World Cup reserves

West Indies have named allrounders Kieron Pollard and Dwayne Bravo in their 10-man list of reserve players for the upcoming World Cup. Bravo, who "officially...