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Son of drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman kidnapped in Mexico

Son of drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman kidnapped in Mexico

(BBC)  A son of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was among suspected criminals abducted in a Pacific coast city on Monday, officials say. They say Jesus Alfredo Guzman, 29, was one of six…

Nicaragua opposition urges boycott of presidential poll

Nicaragua opposition urges boycott of presidential poll

(BBC)  A coalition of opposition parties in Nicaragua has called on voters to boycott November’s presidential poll. A spokeswoman for the National Coalition for Democracy called it “fraudulent” and “a farce”. The opposition accuses incumbent…

Venezuela sets recall referendum timetable

Venezuela sets recall referendum timetable

(BBC)  Venezuelan officials have set out the timetable for a recall referendum on whether President Nicolas Maduro should remain in power. The Venezuelan opposition reacted angrily when they heard they would only be allowed to…

 

OP-ED: US Embassy celebrates International Women’s Day

OP-ED: US Embassy celebrates International Women’s Day

GEORGETOWN ––As we near local government elections on March 18th and Guyana’s 50th anniversary of independence on May 26th,…

Brown Paper Bag: Slow March after 23 years on the Drill Square

The Brown Paper Bag: No Love for Donald

Words of Solomon: Guyanese Lives matter too

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Son of drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman kidnapped in Mexico

Son of drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman kidnapped in Mexico

(BBC)  A son of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was among suspected criminals abducted in a Pacific…

Nicaragua opposition urges boycott of presidential poll

Venezuela sets recall referendum timetable

Brazil Senate votes for Rousseff impeachment trial

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Son of drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman kidnapped in Mexico

Son of drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman kidnapped in Mexico

(BBC)  A son of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was among suspected criminals abducted in a Pacific…

Nicaragua opposition urges boycott of presidential poll

Venezuela sets recall referendum timetable

Brazil Senate votes for Rousseff impeachment trial

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At least 38 people are dead and 150 missing as rescuers search for survivors from a magnitude 6.2 earthquake in central Italy.

A two-year-old girl whose father was killed when a family were swept off rocks and into the sea by a large wave also dies.

The world's longest aircraft - the Airlander 10 - is damaged when it takes a nosedive on landing during its second test flight.

An 87-year-old man who shot his wife dead at a care home in Essex is sentenced to six years in prison.

Japanese police have arrested a driver who allegedly struck and killed a woman while playing Pokemon Go.

We need to remember and honor Japanese journalist Mika Yamamoto, one of more than 100 journalists killed while trying to report on Syria's civil war, says Rudi Bakhtiar

Amatrice, the town at the epicenter of the Italian earthquake, is a tourist hot spot.

Britney Spears and James Corden get together for "Carpool Karaoke."

Heatwave grips Spain, France and parts of the UK.

Offensive said to be campaign by Turkey and US-led coalition to clear ISIL from Syrian border town of Jarablus.

Quake magnitude 6.2 followed by long aftershocks that bring death and devastation to towns and villages.

South Africa's Caster Semenya takes 800m gold, overshadowing past speculation about "being different".

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Anti-discrimination workplace policy being developed

Anti-discrimination workplace policy being developed

The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) is partnering with the Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) to develop…

SASOD at 10 documentary launched

SASOD at 10 documentary launched

When the Society Against Sexual Orientation and Discrimination was formed a decade ago, its founders did not imagine that the…

U.S honours Guyanese Simona Broomes as TiP Hero

U.S honours Guyanese Simona Broomes as TiP Hero

 The United States Embassy in Georgetown on Wednesday announced that U.S Secretary of State John Kerry has recognized President of…

Police refuse alibi statements for accused Cop Killer   -Hughes

Police refuse alibi statements for accused Cop Killer -Hughes

On the eve of a 26-year-old East Ruimveldt man possibly being charged for the murder of a policeman, Attorney-at-Law Nigel…

Crime, Violence & Vigilante Justice in Guyana

Crime, Violence & Vigilante Justice in Guyana

Interesting documentary examining crime, violence and vigilante justice in Guyana.…

PNC Press Conference on Burnham award

PNC Press Conference on Burnham award

PNC Press Conference on deferring of award for Burnham.…

President Ramotar’s Press Conference

President Ramotar’s Press Conference

Presidential Press Conference 26th April, 2013…

Ramotar sees “nothing wrong” with Jagdeo statement

Ramotar sees “nothing wrong” with Jagdeo statement

Guyana’s President Donald Ramotar today said he has no problem with recent statements about race made by Former President Bharrat…

Two Killed in Guyana Plane Crash

Two Killed in Guyana Plane Crash

Two persons, an American pilot and a Canadian survey technician, were killed when the small American registered twin-engine plane they…

Remembering Reepu Daman Persaud

Remembering Reepu Daman Persaud

Remembering Pandit Reepu Daman Persaud.…

19 year old Stabbed to Death

19 year old Stabbed to Death

Family members remember 19 year old Jamal Harris as “the most jovial” person you would have ever known. The young…

Raw Video: Survivor recalls Buck Hall Accident

Raw Video: Survivor recalls Buck Hall Accident

Survivor Wayne Blake recalls accident at Buck Hall which left 4 persons dead.…

GT&T Guyana Star Georgetown Auditions 2013

GT&T Guyana Star Georgetown Auditions 2013

Watch part 1 of the Georgetown Auditions of the 2013 GT&T Guyana Star Competition in Full.…

Raw Video: Rough seas batter Seawalls

Raw Video: Rough seas batter Seawalls

Residents look out as rough Atlantic Ocean rushes in on Guyana’s East Coast.…