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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Nelson Madela dies –

- Nelson Mandela, the father of modern South Africa who led the fight against apartheid and then pushed for reconciliation as the nation's...

Train derails in New York; 4 deaths reported

New York (CNN) -- At least four people have died and at least 40 others were injured in the passenger train derailment Sunday morning...

Brazil venues struggle to meet World Cup deadline

- After a spate of building problems and public protests in Brazil, the governing body of world football, FIFA, repeatedly warned there would...

Miss Venezuela Gabriela Isler wins Miss Universe 2013

- Neighboring pageant giant, Venezuela has copped yet another Miss Universe Title.  Miss Venezuela Gabriela Isler, managed to wow the crowd and judges...

Toronto Mayor admits to smoking crack Cocaine

  - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, facing mounting calls to resign after allegations of drug use, admitted for the first time publicly he had...

Brazil admits to spying on US diplomats after blasting NSA surveillance

- Brazil this week admitted to spying on diplomats from countries including the US, Russia, and Iran as part of a domestic program...

‘Highly Intoxicated’ Mother killed Baby while Breastfeeding: Police

- A "highly intoxicated" mother passed out while breastfeeding her 2-month-old baby, killing the child, according to police. Law enforcement authorities say the baby...

Indian girl hanged herself after parents banned her from Facebook

- A 17-year-old Indian girl has hanged herself after her parents banned her from Facebook to make her spend more time concentrating on...

Brooklyn mass stabbing leaves 5 dead, most of them children

- A woman and four children — the youngest an 18-month-old boy — were stabbed to death Saturday night in a rampage at...

Obama tells critics: You spy too but let’s talk about it

Washington (CNN) -- Under fire about disclosures of broad National Security Agency snooping on global leaders, President Barack Obama is offering a two-pronged response:...

Recent Articles

Family of murder accused killed by inmates calls for justice

More than two weeks after 30-year-old Shaheed Ali succumbed to injuries received during a brawl at the Lusignan Prison, his family held a picketing...

Pedestrian killed while attempting to cross road

A pedestrian was earlier today killed after he was stuck down whilst attempting to cross the No. 11 Public Road, East Coast Berbice. Dead...

Abducted miner escaped after Kuribrong shooting

- 2 suspects in custody The miner who was allegedly abducted following a shooting incident at Kuribrong Trail, Pataro River has managed to escape....

Essequibo saw mill goes up in flames

A devastating fire has left a businessman counting his losses after it ravaged his multi-million dollar saw mill at Spring Gardens, Essequibo on Easter...

City Mayor reminds “littering is unlawful” amid garbage pileup after Easter

Following a huge garbage pile up post the Easter Weekend festivities in the city, Georgetown Mayor Ubraj Narine has reminded that persons can be...

Bolivia crash: Bus plunges into ravine killing 25

Twenty-five people were killed in western Bolivia when the bus they were travelling in fell more than 200m (656ft) down a ravine. The bus was...

Sri Lanka attacks: Mass funerals held as nation mourns

Sri Lanka has held its first mass funeral amid a day of mourning for the victims of Sunday's bomb blasts. The death toll from the...

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...