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Texila University taking measures to guard against Ebola

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 05:07
The Texila American University (TAU) last week said that it has implemented measures to ensure that its foreign students are Ebola free. In a press statement, the university said that it applauds the...

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Windies have mocked Indian fans, says former Test skippper

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 16:52
MUMBAI, India, CMC – Former Test captain Dilip Vengsarkar believes the decision by West Indies players to abandon their one-day tour of India was an insult to Indian fans, and says the team should be...

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Belleview cyclist dies in accident

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 09:11
Police say that investigations are being conducted into a fatal accident that occurred at about 1900h last night on the Bush Lot public road, WCB, and which resulted in the death of motor cyclist...

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Engineer shot dead by bandits

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 09:08
At about 0400h. today, police say that Electrical Engineer Abdool Saleem, 23 years, of Delhi Street, Prashad Nagar, was confronted by three men in an apparent attempt to rob him as he was about to...

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Mental health

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 07:28
The National Psychiatric Hospital will be converted into a complex, with three components – one for the elderly, the second for addicts and the third for people with psychiatric problems and need...

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Three-month amnesty likely for illegals in T&T

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 06:54
(Trinidad Express) A crackdown on illegal immigrants is coming in one month’s time. The Sunday Express learned a three-month immigrant amnesty is set to go into effect in November. The amnesty is...

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‘Trinidad not much different from Guyana: hard there, hard here’-vendor

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 06:50
(Trinidad Express) Trinidad is no bed of roses. This, according to a Guyanese vendor who has been operating a stall in Port of Spain for the last eight years. Guyanese nationals make up the largest...

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Distribution of $10,000 continuing

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 06:43
The distribution of the “Because We Care” $10,000 education initiative continued yesterday at Queen’s College in Georgetown where GINA said that a large number of parents gathered to uplift the grant...

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Ribbon-cutting at D’Edward Village

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 06:39
President Donald Ramotar (centre), Finance Minister Dr. Ashni Singh, Member of the Board of Directors, Derwin Howell and Managing Director, Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited John Alves during the...

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Republic Bank now at D’Edward Village

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 06:36
Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited yesterday commissioned a new branch at D’Edward Village, West Coast Berbice. President Donald Ramotar (centre in front row), Finance Minister Dr. Ashni Singh...

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Republic Bank launches branch at D’Edward Village

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 06:27
The new Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited branch at D’Edward Village, West Coast Berbice which was launched yesterday. (GINA photo)

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Speaker bound to convene National Assembly

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:24
Speaker Raphael Trotman should convene the National Assembly as soon as possible, according to his predecessor Ralph Ramkarran, who says every day that goes by without a sitting amounts to a...

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Number 66 Village

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:23
Story and photos by David Pappanah   Number 66 Village is home to approximately 400 people. This small settlement is sandwiched between Number 65 Village to the west, Number 67 to the east, and...

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Tuschen taxi driver dies after being stabbed by bandits

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:22
A Tuschen taxi-driver was stabbed and left to die on a lonely road on Friday night at Tuschen Housing Scheme, East Bank Essequibo. Dead is Abdool Hassim, 48, of 2509 Tuschen Housing Scheme. The...

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MFK: From prominent businessman to contract killing victim?

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:21
From prominent businessman with a prime piece of real estate on Hadfield Street accommodating a towering building with a supermarket – former MFK Trading owner, Mohamed Khan appears to have become...

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Granger flays government over non-provision of rape, suicide data

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:17
A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) Leader David Granger yesterday flayed government over the non-provision of raw data for rapes and suicides. Granger also blasted the police’s community...

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Trotman hasn’t sought legal advice on reconvening House

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:17
Speaker of the National Assembly Raphael Trotman has not sought legal advice on whether he has the authority to reconvene the National Assembly. The National Assembly’s annual recess ended on October...

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Ogle Airport personnel undergo Ebola prevention training

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:15
Ebola preparedness and prevention awareness training has been conducted at the Ogle International Airport, boosting the airport’s standard operating procedures for observation and evaluation of...

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Williams in back- to-back stage wins

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:15
Marlon ‘Fishy’ Williams followed up his third stage victory on Friday by winning yesterday’s penultimate stage but Roraima Biker’s Alanzo Greaves still holds on to the leaders’ jersey. Despite...

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Relatives of pregnant 12-year-old say mother covering for accused out of fear

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:14
Relatives of the 12-year-old girl who is pregnant, allegedly with her stepfather’s child, believe that the girl’s mother has been “covering up” for the man for years out of fear. Earlier this week,...

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