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Baby stabbed 90 times with scissors by his Chinese mother

DAILY MAIL - An eight-month-old boy is lucky to be alive after he was stabbed 90 times by his mother, mostly in the face,...

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...

Guyanese among those killed by teen killers on “fun” shooting spree in Florida

A 15-year-old boy from Florida went on a deadly shooting spree 'for fun,' killing one man at a bus stop and slitting another man's...

China’s landslide ‘buries up to 40 people’

(BBC) - A landslide has buried between 30 and 40 people in China's Sichuan province following heavy rain, state media say. Rescue workers with search...

Egypt orders Brotherhood head arrest

(BBC) - Egypt's state prosecutor has issued an arrest warrant for the leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Badie, and a number of other...

Dad uses $104,000 Mercedes to ram son’s BMW on busy road after family argument

DAILY NEWS - A family argument got completely out of hand when a dad used his $104,000 Mercedes to ram his son's BMW on...

Climate Change could make hurricanes stronger and more frequent

By Bryan Walsh   Existing research suggests that hurricanes could become stronger but less frequent thanks to climate change. But a new study says both could...

Corruption getting worse – Transparency International

BBC - More than one in two people think corruption has worsened over the last two years, according to a public opinion survey by...

Egypt unrest: Brotherhood rejects Mansour poll decree

President Mohammed Morsi was ousted by the army last week after mass protests. The Tamarod movement, which organised the protests, has said it was...

Egypt unrest: Morsi supporters shot dead in Cairo

BBC - At least 40 people have been killed in a shooting incident in Cairo, amid ongoing unrest over the removal of Egypt's President...

Recent Articles

Suspect in Eccles execution-style killing arrested in private hospital

One of the alleged perpetrators who shot and killed a young father execution-style on Tuesday night in the vicinity of the two Brothers Service...

No-confidence cases: Submissions filed in the High Court

The various parties in the legal challenges relating to the no-confidence vote have filed and sent out their submissions to the High Court. In one,...

Letter: If GECOM cannot cope then the staff should be replaced

Dear Editor, I want to throw this out there - does it make sense that on one hand the constitution, which is the supreme law...

Four dead in clashes ahead of Venezuela protests

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — At least four people have died following overnight clashes ahead of Wednesday's rival protests in Venezuela by supporters and opponents...

Miner accused of fraud gets bail

A miner found himself before the Court on Wednesday after he allegedly failed to return funds obtained following the sale of car parts to...

West Indies bat first at Bridgetown as England leave out Stuart Broad

ESPNcricinfo- West Indies won the toss and chose to bat on the opening day of the first Test against England in Barbados. England have selected...

PPP/C presidential candidate on the move, begins outreach in Berbice

Newly elected People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) presidential candidate, Irfaan Ali travelled to Berbice, on Tuesday, where he was given a resounding welcome as he...

Man executed in Eccles

A man was on Tuesday evening gunned down in the vicinity of the Two Brothers Service Station, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) by two...

EYEWITNESS: Dragging their feet…

…but digging their grave It was a bit surprising the PNC’s still insisting the elections be dragged out – via their unilaterally appointed GECOM Chair,...

CCAC preparing legislation to protect rights of customers who shop online

With the use of online shopping vastly expanding, the Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC) has taken up the task of expanding its mandate...