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Friday, August 7, 2020

The Indian woman who hunts the witch hunters

By Soutik Biswas, BBC News, Assam Not so long ago, Birubala Rabha believed witches existed. Growing up, neighbours often told her often about evil...

Nearly 100 dead in Indian temple blaze – this morning

(REUTERS) A massive fire swept through a temple in India's southern Kerala state this morning (Sunday), killing nearly 100 people and injuring more than...

Only woman on FBI’s 10 most-wanted list arrested in Mexico

(Reprinted from CNN) After months on the run, a woman who allegedly plotted the death of a romantic rival in Texas has been captured in...

World’s busiest airports announced

1. Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International – Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International remained the busiest passenger airport in the world in 2015, bringing in more than...

MONEY TRAIL EXPOSED – Rich and powerful respond to claims they hid billions...

By JETHRO MULLEN, CNN   Elected leaders and top officials from around the world are responding with denials and outrage to allegations that they used...

Guyana stands in solidarity with Belgium following terror attacks

The Government of Guyana has extended its sympathy to the Government and people of Belgium, following the recent terrorist attacks that killed more than...

95-year-old maritime mystery solved – U.S. naval ship found 95 years after vanishing

(CNN) It was peacetime when the USS Conestoga departed from California's Golden Gate strait on March 25, 1921, but in one of the...

Brussels terror attacks: ‘Two brothers’ behind Belgium bombings

(BBC) - Two of the men who carried out the deadly terror attacks in Brussels on Tuesday have been named by Belgian media as...

Toronto’s controversial ‘crack cocaine’ Mayor, Rob Ford, dies – age 46

(CNN) - Former Mayor  of Toronto Rob Ford has died, according to his chief of staff, Dan Jacobs. Ford, who had been battling an aggressive form...

Political ‘tsunami’ sweeps U.S.

Washington (CNN)  Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump won pivotal primaries Tuesday, while Gov. John Kasich's long-awaited debut victory in his home state of Ohio...

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Eyewitness: The Burnham…

…touch Yesterday was the 35th anniversary of Burnham’s death, reminding us that more than half of our population was not around when the man held...

Fight to ensure credible elections declaration was not an easy one – Sanders tells...

Statement by Sir Ronald Sanders, Ambassador of Antigua and Barbuda At the Regular Meeting of the OAS Permanent Council on Friday, August 7th 2020...

Special team to assess State agencies will work ‘pro bono’ – Teixeira

Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance Gail Teixeira has revealed that the special team established by President Dr Irfaan Ali to conduct a rapid...

AG assures no witch-hunting but affirms that any ‘unlawful conduct’ will be swiftly addressed

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Anil Nandlall today met with the Professional, Managerial, Clerical and Secretarial staff of the Ministry of Legal...

India to host T20 World Cup in 2021 –  ICC

The International Cricket Council on Friday confirmed that the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 that was postponed due to Covid-19 will be held...

Squads for Hero CPL confirmed

The squads for the Hero Caribbean Premier League have been confirmed with all players and coaching staff now in Trinidad & Tobago. The whole...

Granger continues to denounce recount; still to file elections petition

Leader of the Peoples National Congress (PNC), David Granger, has continued to criticise the new Peoples Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Administration and again repeated his...

Repatriation flights to be increased as Govt considers reopening airports

The Guyana Government is examining the possibility of the reopening the airports. This was disclosed by Minister of Public Works Juan Edghill during an interview...

Charrandass Persaud hints at returning to Guyana “very soon”

Charrandass Persaud, the former A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) Member of Parliament (MP) who voted in favour of the no-confidence motion...

CJIA records over $1B in losses since March closure 

By: Vahnu Manikchand  Since the closure of the country’s airports due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) Corporation has lost in...