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El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala launch force to confront gangs

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 02:05
MEXICO CITY,  (Reuters) – El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala will launch a new force aimed at combating criminal gangs and drug traffickers next month, presidents of the three Central American...

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Badminton team tops group, sets up clash with Suriname

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 02:05
Guyana’s four-member badminton team of Narayan Ramdhani, Jonathan Mangra, Priyanna Ramdhani and Ambika Ramraj topped their group after playing unbeaten in yesterday’s round robin group fixtures of...

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Jennifer Lawrence ranked world’s highest paid-actress for 2nd year

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 13:20
NEW YORK,  (Reuters) – “Hunger Games” star Jennifer Lawrence on Tuesday topped a Forbes magazine list of the world’s highest-paid actress for the second straight year, earning...

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Probe to be launched into the Oval’s poor outfield

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 12:45
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad,  CMC- An investigation is to be launched into the reasons for the poor condition of the outfield at the Queen’s Park Oval which led to play in the fourth Test between West...

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T&T cops monitor WhatsApp gang video: Leaders show off arsenal

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 07:46
(Trinidad Guardian) A video depicting known gang leaders, some of whom are in currently in jail, is engaging the attention of Criminal Gang and Intelligence Unit (CGIU) and the Strategic Services...

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Better Hope grandfather found murdered in home

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:20
A 76-year-old man was on Sunday night found dead in his ransacked home with his throat slashed and the police suspect that he was the victim of a robbery.

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For Stabroek Bazaar vendors, what doesn’t kill sells

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:19
The dangers of eating expired food might be open to debate, but selling it isn’t. In Guyana, it is illegal to sell products after their printed expiration dates, although on any given day the...

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Mahaicony crash claims second victim

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:18
The driver of one of the cars that was involved in the fatal accident on the Mahaicony Public Road, East Coast Demerara (ECD) on Saturday, which claimed the life of a four-year-old, succumbed to her...

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Chair of Toshaos Council urges concrete solutions to land issues

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:17
The need for urgent solutions to longstanding indigenous land issues, a revision of the Amerindian Act and increased stipends for Toshaos were the focus of the opening ceremony of the 10th annual...

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Boy, 14, found murdered in burial ground

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:16
The body of a 14-year-old boy was discovered in a Corentyne burial ground, some 300 feet from his home yesterday afternoon and the police have since arrested a suspect.

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Woman critical, niece, 3, injured in Albion hit and run

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:15
A late night, hit and run accident on Sunday has left a woman in critical condition, whilst her husband and niece were also injured.

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Teen charged over Laing Avenue taxi driver’s murder

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:14
A second person was yesterday charged with murdering taxi driver Orin David, who was gunned down on August 1. Reagus Lamazon, 19, was read the murder charge by Magistrate Judy Latchman.

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West Berbice residents dispute reason for sole sourcing of pump repairs

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:13
Residents of the West Coast Berbice are disputing claims made by Chief Executive Officer of the National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (NDIA) Frederick Flatts that the tender for rehabilitation...

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Guyana players seek medals as Pre-cadet TT c/ships underway

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:12
Guyana’s national Pre cadet team began their quest for regional honours at the 2106 Caribbean Pre-Cadet table tennis championships yesterday at the National Arena, Kingston, Jamaica.

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Driver charged over Diamond fatal crash released on $1M bail

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:12
The driver accused of causing the accident that claimed the life of Wavel Sabsook, also known as ‘Bashment,’ was yesterday placed on over $1,000,000 bail after denying charges that he caused the...

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Injured Cub Scout returns to Saint Lucia

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:11
The St Lucian Cub Scout, who was seriously injured in an accident along Woolford Avenue last month, departed Guyana along with his mother on Sunday.

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Badminton players lose both doubles finals

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:11
Guyana’s three-member team of Narayan and Priyanna Ramdhani and Jonathan Mangra ended with four silver medals and two bronze medals after four days battling players from the Dominican Republic,...

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Triathlete Duffy to fight on for medal in 2020

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:10
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, CMC – Triathlete Flora Duffy shrugged off the disappointment of failing to end Bermuda’s 40-year wait for a second Olympic medal and vowed to try again in Japan in four years’...

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GWI debt collection manager has US drug trafficking conviction

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:10
Lear Goring, a close friend of Guyana Water Inc’s (GWI) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr Richard Van West-Charles and who has been employed as the Debt Collection Manager at the utility company, is...

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Rowley hails Walcott, confident about Tokyo 2020

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:09
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime Minister, Dr Keith Rowley, has hailed Kershorn Walcott’s bronze medal in the men’s javelin at the Rio Olympics and said he believes the...

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