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Three Guyanese dead following Carbon Monoxide poisoning in Canada

- Three family members are dead and two others are in hospital after what police believe is a case of carbon monoxide poisoning. Jerry...

Radar data suggests missing Malaysia plane deliberately flown way off course – sources

- Military radar data suggests a Malaysia Airlines jetliner missing for nearly a week was deliberately flown hundreds of miles off course, heightening...

New York City building collapses after explosion

- New York City emergency crews are responding to reports of an explosion and building collapse that has reportedly injured 11 people. The incident...

Missing Malaysia Plane a mystery

- Malaysia's civil aviation chief has said the fate of a missing Malaysia Airlines jet remains "a mystery". Azharuddin Abdul Rahman said officials had...

Malaysia Airlines plane crashes in South China Sea with 239 people aboard: report

By Stuart Grudgings and Anuradha Raghu KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew crashed in the South China...

Malaysia Airlines Loses Contact With Flight Carrying 239

-A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 239 people has lost contact with air traffic control and was still missing two hours after it was...

‘Dozens die’ in China knife attack at Kunming train station

- An attack by knife-wielding men at a train station in Kunming in south-west China, has left at least 27 dead, the state...

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...

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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. ...