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Baby’s HIV ‘cure not a fluke,’ US researchers say

- A little girl who was treated for HIV shortly after birth still shows no sign of infection at age three, suggesting her...

Pirates kidnap two Americans in ship attack off coast of Nigeria

- Pirates have attacked a US-flagged oil platform supply vessel off the coast of Nigeria and kidnapped two Americans, a senior U.S. official tells...

First gay marriages in New Jersey take place

- Seven same-sex couples were married en masse in Newark on Monday morning, minutes after New Jersey officially became the 14th state in...

Chinese couple ‘sell’ infant daughter online to buy an Apple iPhone

- A young unemployed Chinese couple, who allegedly sold their baby girl and used part of the money to buy an iPhone and...

30 million people living as slaves around the world

Hong Kong (CNN) -- A new report claiming to be the most comprehensive look at global slavery says 30 million people are living as slaves...

Senate reaches deal to end shutdown

- Senate leaders announced on today, Wednesday, October 16 that they have reached a deal to end the government shutdown and avoid a...

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for corruption

- Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced on Thursday to 28 years in prison for corruption, the apparent last step after a...

Miss Universe under fire in India for Taj Mahal footwear photo shoot

- Miss Universe Olivia Culpo is under fire in India after taking part in a photo shoot for shoes at the hallowed Taj...

US contracted drug monitoring aircraft crash leaves four dead

CMC - The United States Southern Command, which overseas US military operations in the Caribbean and Latin America, says a US-contracted detection and monitoring...

U.S. forces strike in Libya, Somalia capture al Qaeda operative

- In two operations in Africa nearly 3,000 miles apart, U.S. military forces went after two high-value targets over the weekend. One operation took...

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Bandits attempt to break into GWI’s Chesney Office

An attempted robbery was carried out at the Guyana Water Incorporated’s Chesney, Berbice Office on Tuesday night. The security officer on shift reported that the...

Govt to remedy safety breaches on Sheriff Street/Mandela Avenue Project

The Public Infrastructure Ministry will be picking up the slacks after the Chinese contractor, SINOHYDRO, failed to implement some of its contractual obligations such...

Nonpareil family counting losses after bandits broke into their home for fourth time

Members of a Nonpareil, East Coast Demerara family are still counting their losses after bandits broken into their home for the fourth time and...

CCJ President praises Justice Chang’s contribution to the development of Guyanese and Caribbean jurisprudence

The President of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), Justice Adrian Saunders has stated that the former acting chief justice of Guyana, Ian Chang,...

Granger raps AFC for threatening to begin elections campaign without APNU

Leader of the A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) David Granger has rapped the Alliance For Change (AFC) for threatening to begin its elections...

GTT warns against scammers

GTT is urging all subscribers to be cautious of scammers as 'criminally-minded' persons may be devising ways in which to cash in with the...

21-yr-old jailed for assisting father to escape from custody

A 21-year-old farmer who helped his father to escape from lawful custody was on Wednesday sentenced to one year in prison. Samuel Domingo, of South...

Mahaica residents battling with flood aftermath

Almost two months after villages along the East Coast of Demerara (ECD) were inundated due to a breach in the sea defence, residents are...

Windies Women clash with India in final T20 at Providence today

By Brandon Corlette West Indies Women had their last taste of victory against India Women in T20 Internationals since November 2016. While the West Indies...

Over 18 containers shipped to Guyana under GA-FDD radar

In excess of 18 containers shipped to Guyana is under the radar of the Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD), it said in...