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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Snake marriage story fake, Malaysian fireman says

(BBC Asia) A Malaysian fireman widely reported to have wed his pet snake says that he is saddened by the story he says is...

North Korea: Trump and Kim call each other mad

(BBC) Kim Jong-un has said remarks by "deranged" US President Donald Trump have convinced him he is right to develop weapons for North Korea. In...

eBay founder pledges US$100m for global journalism

(AFP) eBay founder Pierre Omidyar's philanthropic foundation pledged Wednesday to donate US$100 million over three years to support "independent media and investigative journalism" worldwide,...

‘Nobody on this planet is going to be untouched by the impacts of climate...

- The impacts of global warming are likely to be "severe, pervasive and irreversible", a major report by the UN has warned. Scientists and...

Proposed cuts to family immigration weigh heavily on Guyanese community in NY

NEW YORK, United States (CMC) — Proposed cuts to family immigration in the United States are reportedly weighing heavily on the Guyanese community in...

Music icon Prince dead at 57

Taken from CNN Prince Rogers Nelson, the eclectic virtuoso who penned such gems as "Kiss" and "Let's Go Crazy" and who took on the music...

UK woman picks penis-shaped strawberry from her garden

(NEW YORK DAILY NEWS) - Carole Collen, 52, stumbled across the suggestive fruit in her vegetable patch at her home in Dartford, Kent, on...

Nationwide search launched for female double murderer

A nationwide search has now been launched to find a woman who Police say allegedly shot and killed her husband before she shot and...

British Muslim family barred from flying to Disneyland

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Prime Minister David Cameron was urged to intervene Wednesday after a British Muslim family was prevented from flying to...

Baby born to mother brain-dead for months

(BBC) A baby was born in Portugal to a woman who had been brain-dead for almost four months, hospital officials say. The boy was delivered...

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Essequibo teen dies after crying out for ankle pains  

A former student of the Anna Regina Multilateral School died on Monday while receiving medical attention for a pain to the ankle at the...

Boxer who suffered severe brain injury during Friday fight, has died at 28

Russia-born boxer Maxim Dadashev has died from injuries suffered in the ring. He was 28. His death was first confirmed by his trainer James “Buddy”...

Man gunned down at pool party, 2 in custody  

As investigations continue into the shooting to death of a 28-year-old South Sophia, Greater Georgetown resident, the Police have arrested and are currently grilling...

Guyanese registered vessel intercepted with cocaine in BVI

A Guyanese registered vessel was on July 18 last intercepted in Tortola with a total of 95 pounds of cocaine concealed in Thin-set cement. News...

Linden Passport Office yet to open

Almost a year after completion, the newly constructed Linden Passport Office in Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) is yet to be opened to serve members...

New landing equipment for CJIA in 2020

The Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCCA) has signed a contract with a Canadian firm to supply the airport with new technical equipment to aid...

6 months jail for man who stole chicken

A 23-year-old man who is accused to stealing some 170 pounds of chicken was today sentenced to serve six months imprisonment for failing to...

PSC says Lowenfield failed to address major concerns raised

The Private Sector Commission in a letter to Chief Executive Officer of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) stated that he has failed to address...

GECOM CEO never advised President voters’ list bloated by 200,000

Chief Elections Officer (CEO) Keith Lowenfield has admitted that he never advised President David Granger that the voters’ list was bloated with 200,000 names,...

High Court denies application for interim order blocking H2H Registration

The High Court on Tuesday denied an application for an interim conservatory order to block the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) from continuing its House...