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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Food and Drug Administration approves “Female Viagra”

- The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a libido-enhancing drug for women dubbed the "female Viagra". Flibanserin, a drug produced by Sprout...

Former US President Jimmy Carter says cancer has spread to his brain

- Former United States President, Jimmy Carter said that the cancer doctors discovered earlier this year, on his liver, has spread to his...

Brooklyn family allegedly locks baby in safe at Niagara Falls hotel

- Canadian police are looking for a Brooklyn family who locked their infant in a safe at a Howard Johnson Hotel in Niagara...

Jimmy Carter, former US president, reveals he has cancer

- Former US President Jimmy Carter says recent liver surgery revealed that he has cancer and it has spread to other parts of...

Gay marriage legalized across US

- The US Supreme Court has ruled that same-sex marriage is a legal right across the United States. In a landmark 5-4 decision, Justice...

9 killed at historic African-American Church in US

- US police are hunting a 21-year-old man they suspect shot dead nine people at a historic African-American church in Charleston, South Carolina. Charleston...

Donald Trump to run for president in 2016

- Property billionaire Donald Trump has announced he will run for the White House in the 2016 election. Mr Trump, a Republican, has...

Guyanese arrested for gruesome Washington murders appears before Guyanese-born judge

- More than one person was likely involved in the slayings of four people who were held captive inside a Washington, D.C., mansion...

David Cameron returns as UK’s Prime Minister

- David Cameron has promised to lead a government for "one nation" and make "Great Britain greater" as he returned to Downing Street...

10-Y-O Paraguayan impregnated by stepfather blocked from having abortion

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AFP) — The case of a 10-year-old girl raped and impregnated by her stepfather has triggered outrage in Paraguay, where the health...

Recent Articles

Most cases of child abuse recorded on ECD – CCPA

Officers at the Child Care and Protection Agency (CCPA) arm of the Social Protection Ministry are currently trying to assess exactly why the East...

Executive has some influence over Judiciary – US State Dept

– Despite Constitution providing for independent Judiciary A report from the United States (US) Department of State has raised concerns about Guyana’s legal system when...

Court of Appeal employee found dead in bath tub 

An employee attached to the Court of Appeal was earlier this morning found dead in her bath tub. Dead is 24-year-old Olita Shondel Mendez...

Woman wakes up after 27 years in a coma

A woman from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) who was seriously injured in a traffic accident in 1991 has made a seemingly miraculous...

4 years after inheriting project: Govt blames PPP for CJIA project delays

Even though it inherited and took control of the project almost four years ago, the coalition Government has thrown the blame for the delays...

Deadly landslide hits Colombian town

At least 17 people have been killed by a landslide on Sunday in south-western Colombia, officials say. Five others were injured and several houses destroyed...

Billionaire brother “arrested in Algeria”

Four billionaire brothers with links to ousted Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika have been detained by police, state TV reports. They are being held over...

Sri Lanka attacks “linked to foreign network”

A wave of bombings that killed 290 people in Sri Lanka on Sunday was carried out with the support of an international network, officials...

Previous attempts to audit UG’s finances faced staunch resistance – auditor

The announcement that an audit will be conducted into the University of Guyana (UG) is a welcome one for anti-corruption advocate Christopher Ram, who...

Uncle in custody for allegedly raping 8-year-old niece

A 49-year-old man was taken into custody for allegedly raping his 8-year-old niece who was left in his care by her mother. The incident...