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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Lab-grown vaginas implanted by US doctors

  - A medical breakthrough in the United States has seen four women having new vaginas grown in the laboratory and implanted by doctors. All...

Gold bars removed from stomach of Indian National

  - Twelve bars of gold have been recovered from the stomach of a businessman in the Indian capital, Delhi, a surgeon treating him...

Nobel Prize-Winning Author Gabriel García Márquez Dies at 87

- Gabriel García Márquez, the Colombian novelist whose “One Hundred Years of Solitude” established him as a giant of 20th-century literature, died on...

World must end ‘dirty’ fuel use – UN

- A long-awaited UN report on how to curb climate change says the world must rapidly move away from carbon-intensive fuels. There must be...

A new UN report offers some hints on how to avoid being murdered

The odds of being murdered: - Congratulations: if you are reading this then you are not one of the 437,000 people whose lives ended...

Four dead after car plunges into Creek in Queens

  - Four people are dead after the car they were driving in plunged into a creek in Astoria, Queens, New York late Friday...

‘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...

Flight MH370 ‘crashed in south Indian Ocean’ – Malaysia PM

Malaysia's prime minister has announced on the basis of new analysis it must be concluded that missing flight MH370 ended in the southern Indian...

Russian millionaire on the run after beating girlfriend

- A multimillionaire Russian telecommunications boss has gone on the run after beating his model girlfriend up so brutally that she was left...

Two dead after news chopper crashes in Seattle

- At least two people are dead after a Seattle news helicopter plummeted from the sky Tuesday morning and crashed into two cars,...

Recent Articles

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...

Miner executed, another allegedly abducted

One man was reportedly executed while another was allegedly abducted on Sunday evening following an incident at a mining community in Region Seven (Cuyuni...

$1.5B lost to paddy bug infestation in Region 6

…farmers forced to dump paddy Seventeen Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) rice farmers have been forced to dump their paddy after it was rejected by...

Mother of 3 killed, family injured after being struck by overtaking truck

A mother of three was on Sunday evening killed while husband and three children sustained injures after they were struck down by a truck...

Miner arrested for rape of 11-year-old

…found with gun, ammo A 27-year-old miner is now in Police custody after he was arrested for the rape of an underage female and was...

Man dies after being pinned under tractor

A 38-year-old man is now dead after being pinned down in a trench when he allegedly lost control of a tractor he was operating. ...