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India newborn girl found in shallow grave ‘fighting for life’

(BBC) A newborn baby discovered buried alive in a clay pot in northern India is fighting for her life, her doctor says. She remains in...

Newborn girl found alive in shallow grave in India

(BBC) A newborn baby girl has been discovered buried alive in northern India, a local police chief has revealed. Abhinandan Singh told reporters the baby...

The first man to ever walk in space has died

(CNN) Alexei Leonov, the first person to perform a spacewalk, died this week. He was 85. Russian space agency Roscosmos Space Corporation announced his passing...

Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize

(BBC) The 2019 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who made peace last year with bitter foe Eritrea. He...

Singapore overtakes US as world’s most competitive economy

(CNN Business) Singapore has knocked the United States out of the top spot in the World Economic Forum's annual competitiveness report. The index, published on...

FBI names America’s deadliest serial killer

(BBC) The FBI has confirmed an imprisoned murderer who confessed to 93 murders over four decades is the most prolific serial killer in US...

How cells sense oxygen wins Nobel prize

(BBC) Three scientists who discovered how cells sense adapt to oxygen levels have won the 2019 Nobel Prize. Sir Peter Ratcliffe, of the University of...

Gandhi’s ashes stolen and photo defaced on 150th birthday

Thieves stole some of Mahatma Gandhi's remains on what would have been his 150th birthday, police say. The ashes were taken from a memorial...

Paris police attack: Four killed by knife-wielding employee

A knife-wielding employee has killed three officers and one administrative worker at police headquarters in the centre of the French capital, Paris. The attacker,...

WHO chief urges world to ‘rally round’ hurricane-ravaged Bahamas

UNITED NATIONS (CMC) — The top United Nations health official has called for the world to rally around The Bahamas as the country continues...

Recent Articles

Linden schoolgirl critical after stabbed by colleague

A 15-year-old student of the Linden Foundation Secondary School is battling for her life after being stabbed by a fellow colleague. INews understands that several...

Carnegie re-opens Hibiscus Training Restaurant

The Carnegie School of Home Economics (CSHE) has re-opened the doors of its Hibiscus Training Restaurant to a new batch of students studying the...

Joint Services preparing for elections

Members of the Joint Services on Wednesday participated in one of a series of training activities, in preparation for Regional and General Elections. A Study...

4 charged with murder of Strathspey pensioner

Four men were today charged with the capital offence of murder in relation to the death of a 72-year-old man, who was badly beaten...

91,000 changes to RLE legal – GECOM

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has responded to concerns raised by members of the public regarding the 91,000 changes being made to the Revised...

Citizens Bank invested $629M in local agriculture

Chairman of Citizens Bank Limited, Clifford Reis, on Tuesday said that the commercial institution has invested over $600 million into the local agriculture sector...

PAHO/WHO to brief nation on deadly coronavirus

The Pan American Health Organisation/World Health Organisation country office in Guyana will host soon to brief the Guyanese public on the deadly coronavirus. Cases...

EU deploys election observation mission to Guyana

In response to an invitation by President of Guyana David Granger, the European Union has decided to deploy an Election Observation Mission to observe...

Cattle farmers stranded after leases to lands revoked

The Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) and the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) are coming in for harsh criticism after a group of farmers on...

Pomeroon men freed of 2016 manslaughter charge

Lennox Baharally, 36, and Rondell Edwards, 21, both boat builders, exited the Suddie High Court as free men on Wednesday after a no-case submission...