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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Indian lawmaker pepper sprays colleagues in Parliament

NEW DELHI (AP) — A lawmaker sprayed pepper-spray inside India's Parliament on Thursday, creating chaos that left his colleagues coughing and crying as they...

Corruption across EU ‘breathtaking’ – EU Commission

- The extent of corruption in Europe is "breathtaking" and it costs the EU economy at least 120bn euros (£99bn) annually, the European...

‘No shots fired’ day urged to honour Martin Luther King Jr.

- People worldwide should honor the memory of Rev. Dr Martin Luther King Jr. by making Monday a "no shots fired" day and...

Obama: Marijuana is not more dangerous than alcohol

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama said he doesn't think marijuana is more dangerous than alcohol, "in terms of its impact on the individual...

Scientists invent hydrating, hangover-free beer

- Sunglasses and Advil might not be the only cure for a hangover these days. Australian scientists have brewed up a hangover-free beer, allowing...

Maryland mother kills 2 of her children, wound 2 others during attempted exorcism

- A Maryland mother stabbed two of her children to death and wounded two others while attempting an exorcism, authorities said. Zakieya L. Avery,...

Arizona mother admits to killing daughter, poisoning other children on Christmas Day

- An Arizona mother has admitted to suffocating her 13-year-old daughter and trying to kill her other children by poisoning them, police said...

Indian woman miscarries 10 babies in one Night

 - In what's being called a medical record in India, a 28-year-old woman in Madhya Pradesh miscarried 10 babies in one night this week. The Indo-Asian News...

Mandela laid to rest in Qunu, ending a journey that transformed South Africa

  (CNN) -- With military pomp and traditional rituals, South Africa buried Nelson Mandela on Sunday, the end of an exceptional journey for the prisoner...

Snake bites man’s penis in Ghana public toilet

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- A man in Ghana reportedly went to use a public toilet in the Ashanti region but was bitten on his penis...

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Court to rule on no-confidence appeals on Friday

Guyana’s Court of Appeal is expected to hand down its ruling on all the appeals in relation to the no-confidence motion cases on Friday...

Opposition says Granger to lose immunity after March 21

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo says he will be moving with full force to get as much help as possible to ensure that sanctions are...

Jos Buttler embraces the ‘chaos’ as IPL return for Rajasthan Royals looms

Jos Buttler believes that his experience of "dealing with chaos" at the IPL has helped him become a better, more mentally strong cricketer, and...

Italian driver hijacks and torches school bus full of children

(BBC) A bus carrying 51 schoolchildren has allegedly been hijacked by its driver and set alight near Milan in Italy. The children, some of them...

Guyana left out of Trump’s meeting with Caribbean Leaders on Friday

Several Caribbean leaders have been summoned to meet with United States President Donald Trump at his resort in Florida. However, Minister of State Joseph...

Fire destroys GPL’s pole at Sophia

Several communities were affected by prolonged power outages after fire destroyed a Guyana Power and Light (GPL) utility pole  at Sophia Dam. It is unclear...

BREAKING: Bandit shoots car on Lombard Street, escapes with bag of money

A couple was moments ago robbed on Lombard Street, Georgetown. Inews understands the couple had parked their vehicle, HC 7901, in the vicinity of Laparkan. The...

Search begins for new Prime Minister after Haiti Gov’t is ousted

President Jovenel Moïse is again searching for a prime minister, after Jean Henry Céant and his Cabinet were ousted just over six months after...

BREAKING: Fired Bauxite Workers reinstated, Berbice River to be cleared

RUSAL and the Bauxite Union have finally reached an agreement which will see the fired workers being reinstated and the clearing of the blockages...

Farmer charged with attempted murder for attacking wife

The farmer who brutally attacked his reputed wife on February 24 2019, was on Wednesday charged with attempted murder. Fazal Osman, 39, of Mahaica, appeared...