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Monday, September 16, 2019

Islamic State group claims deadly Manchester concert bombing

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Tuesday for the suicide attack at an Ariana Grande show that left 22 people...

Hero CPL announces dates for ‘biggest and best’ campaign

Tournament to start in St. Lucia on 4 August and will conclude on 9 September 2017 CEO Damien O’Donohoe says fifth instalment of...

Paul Manafort: Ex-Trump chief gets 43 more months in jail

Donald Trump's ex-campaign chief Paul Manafort has been jailed for 43 more months on charges stemming from the Russia investigation. It comes a week...

North Korea says U.S. bomber flights push peninsula to brink of nuclear war

By Ju-min Park and Ben Blanchard | SEOUL/BEIJING (BBC) North Korea accused the United States on Tuesday of pushing the Korean peninsula to the brink...

Toxic liquor kills at least 32 in Pakistan

(BBC) At least 32 people have died and dozens have been left seriously ill after drinking toxic alcohol over Christmas in Punjab in Pakistan,...

Qatar convicts ‘raped’ Dutch woman – for having sex outside marriage

(BBC) -  A court in Qatar has convicted a Dutch woman of having sex outside marriage after she told police she was raped. The 22-year-old...

Jamal Khashoggi murder: Turkey ‘shared Khashoggi tapes’ with Saudi, US

Turkey says it has shared recordings related to the murder of the journalist and writer Jamal Khashoggi with the US, the UK, Saudi Arabia...

3 kids survive slaying of 8 family members in Ohio

(CNN) Eight family members found dead in a rural southern Ohio community were shot in the head "execution style," most while they slept, authorities...

This photo of a couple saying goodbye is breaking hearts

(CNN) A photo posted online showing an elderly couple holding hands and crying has been shared thousands of times on Facebook. The reason is more heart-wrenching...

Baby born on plane gets free flights for life

(CNN) An Indian airline just gave a newborn child a birthday gift his parents will find it hard to top. Jet Airways said it will...

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Body of US-based chef found in Kitty apartment

The nude body of a US-based chef was on Sunday morning discovered on the kitchen floor of his Station Street, Kitty, Georgetown apartment. The...

Jordan takes four on debut before Lewis fireworks seal big win for Patriots

Akeem Jordan took 4/33 on his Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) debut to set St Kitts & Nevis Patriots on their way to a...

GPL “smart metres” to be introduced next year

…prepaid metres out of stock Even as the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) is yet to fulfil the demands of its customers in supplying prepaid...

Guyanese family from hurricane-ravaged Bahamas returns home today

A five-member Guyanese family is expected to return home today from the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Director of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Kester Craig told Inews...

MACORP launches new line of parts for Caterpillar machine

The need for machinery parts that function effectively and considers its users’ budget has now been met by the Machinery Corporation of Guyana Limited ...

No more tax exemptions for certain Toyota vehicles after November

After November 30, 2019, the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) will not be allowing tax exemptions on certain Toyota vehicles being registered in the G...

Police nab several men with “Molotov cocktails”

…drugs, illegal motorcycles unearthed during raid in Linden Several alleged arsonists were nabbed by the Police after ranks swooped down at the premises they had...

Warriors spinners bamboozle Patriots to set up fourth straight win

Guyana Amazon Warriors continued to match Trinbago Knight Riders win for win at the top of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) table...

Several local banks shoring up on offshore investments

…billions of dollars worth of offshore securities purchased Some big names in the local banking sector have been increasing their offshore investments over the past...

Fire guts Good Hope house, furniture workshop

An early morning fire has left an East Coast Demerara (ECD) family counting their losses as their home and furniture workshop were completely destroyed. The...