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Queen St man wanted in connection with Mahdia chopping death

Stabroek - 3 hours 17 min ago
The police yesterday said that Thurston Kenrick Williams is wanted in connection with the murder of Charles Major on March 6 at Dickman Hill, Mahdia, North West District. Major was found dead at a...

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Woman and son charged with using child to sell liquor

Stabroek - 3 hours 18 min ago
A mother and son were yesterday accused of employing a child to sell liquor at a bar. Suzan Henry and Yaray Bowen found themselves before Chief Magistrate Priya-Sewnarine-Beharry, in Georgetown,...

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AAG could pull out of Carifta Games

Stabroek - 3 hours 18 min ago
Guyana’s participation at this year’s Carifta Games is in jeopardy and the Executive Council of the Athletics Association of Guyana (AAG) is to meet today to make a final decision on the team’s...

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Process to effect national science policy begins

Stabroek - 3 hours 20 min ago
The Ministry of Education with support from UNESCO yesterday opened a three-day implementation workshop for the recently completed National Science, Technology and Innovation Policy. The workshop...

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ICC president rails at World Cup trophy snub

Stabroek - 3 hours 20 min ago
ICC president AHM Mustafa Kamal has said that the game’s governing body denied him of his right to give the trophy at the post-match presentation ceremony of the World Cup final on Sunday. The trophy...

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Chase Academy favourites in today’s Milo Schools’ football final

Stabroek - 3 hours 20 min ago
After 53 fixtures across 16 days, favourites Chase Academy will faceoff with the formidable Dolphin Secondary in the finale of the third annual Milo Schools u-20 football tourney today from 19:00hrs...

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Construction worker fined for ‘spiritual supplement’

Stabroek - 3 hours 21 min ago
A construction worker was fined yesterday after admitting to having a gramme of cannabis in his possession. Carlton Burnett, of Fourth Bridge, Diamond Housing Scheme and explained that he smokes the...

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Bravo considers Test return under Simmons

Stabroek - 3 hours 21 min ago
TRINIDAD AND Tobago and West Indies cricketers Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard have both welcomed the appointment of ex-national and WI all-rounder Phil Simmons as the new coach of the regional team....

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Essequibo man stole $2M from parked car

Stabroek - 3 hours 21 min ago
A father of seven was remanded to prison yesterday after he was charged with stealing $2 million from a parked car. A city court heard that on December 16, 2014, Kelroy Adams, 54, of Essequibo, broke...

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Police should have been called in immediately over forgeries at registries

Stabroek - 3 hours 22 min ago
Dear Editor, I understand from your article ‘Probe underway at Deeds, Supreme Court registries over forged documents’ carried in the Stabroek News of March 30, 2015 that the investigation referred to...

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David Squires on ... the life of Harry Kane

Guardian Sport - 3 hours 33 min ago

In the latest from his series of cartoons, David Squires examines the rise of England’s latest talisman

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Muhammad Ali ‘rooting for Manny Pacquiao’ in Floyd Mayweather fight

Guardian Sport - 3 hours 54 min ago
• Daughter Rasheda says: ‘He’s a huge fan of Manny’
• ‘It’s about what he does outside the ring’
Fight announced amid glitz of Los Angeles
Winner to be presented with million-dollar belt

Muhammad Ali’s daughter says that the former heavyweight champion is rooting for Manny Pacquiao in the forthcoming fight against Floyd Mayweather.

Rasheda Ali told TMZ Sports: “My dad is Team Pacquiao all the way!” She added: “My dad really likes Manny. He’s a huge fan of his.

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VIDEO: Kane deserves his chance - Hodgson

BBC Sport - 3 hours 57 min ago
England manager Roy Hodgson says he is looking forward to pairing captain Wayne Rooney with Tottenham striker Harry Kane.

England v Italy - 82 years of football rivalry in pictures

Guardian Sport - 4 hours 11 min ago

From a draw in front of Mussolini to Balotelli’s header in last summer’s World Cup, England and Italy have had some memorable encounters. We take a look back at the key matches.

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Ferguson ideal for Wrexham - McNeil

BBC Sport - 4 hours 11 min ago
Darren Ferguson would be the ideal man to replace Kevin Wilkin at the Racecourse says former Wrexham boss Dixie McNeil.

Amir Khan ‘would love’ to fight Kell Brook but tells him to get in line

Guardian Sport - 4 hours 16 min ago
• Khan: ‘if I’ve got a different route … Kell Brook will have to wait’
• Brook retains his IBF welterweight title in style against Jo Jo Dan
• Britain wants Brook v Khan but Khan has sights on own superfight

Amir Khan wants a “winner takes all” showdown with his British rival Kell Brook – but has told the IBF welterweight champion he will have to wait.

Khan, who has fought just twice in the last two years, is set to name his next opponent in the coming days but says he would love a clash with Brook at some stage.

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Football transfer rumours: Wolfsburg's Kevin De Bruyne to Manchester City?

Guardian Sport - 4 hours 44 min ago

Today’s fluff says: STOP IT! (How many players can do that?)

We need to talk about Kevin De Bruyne. He is sick of currywurst. The fried sausage and curry-pasted ketchup are just too heavy on his stomach. He is also sick of the AutoMuseum Volkswagen. He has been there so many times with family and friends that he knows every nook and cranny of the 5,000-square-metre exhibition space – every small scratch on the 130 vehicles on show and every bad joke that the tour guide makes (“... unhook my suspenders from your side mirror, please!” ). He is even sick of the Phaeno Science Center, something he swore he would never let happen upon swapping London for Wolfsburg. But happen it has and De Bruyne wants a change. Lucky for him, the form of his feet this season means every club and its mother is lining up around the corner to talk to his Mr 15%. The latest to do so is Manchester City.

Apparently some suit from City has met a man, who knows a man, who once met a woman from the diving club in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, who knew a second cousin of a different woman who once was in the same stadium as De Bruyne and his Mr 15% and she says that City have a chance of beating Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich to his signature. That signature that will cost them a cool £40m. Or more if Mr 15% is to believed. “Clubs who are ready to bid €30m for Kevin have no sense of reality,” he honked. “A player like Kevin has a market value of some €50m, €55m or even €60m by now,” he added, surely just thinking about what is best for his client and not in any way worrying about how much moolah he is going to make from the deal.

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Southampton in profit for first time since 2009 to tune of £33.4m

Guardian Sport - 4 hours 47 min ago
• Saints announce after tax profits of £33.4m for year ending June 2014
• Total revenue increases from £71.8m to £106m
• Southampton’s Fraser Forster faces year out with knee injury

Southampton have announced after tax profits of £33.4m for the year ending 30 June 2014, their first full-year profit since the club went into administration in 2009.

St Mary’s Football Group Limited audited annual results showed a £33.4m profit on ordinary activities compared to a £7.1million loss in 2013.

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Southampton announces £33m profit

BBC Sport - 4 hours 59 min ago
Southampton announces a £33.4m profit in 2014 - with figures not including player sales from last summer.

Rangers post losses in 2014 accounts

BBC Sport - 5 hours 4 min ago
Rangers interim chairman Paul Murray describes the six-monthly accounts to December 2014 as "disappointing".

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