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Football world mourns loss of Brazilian Football team in plane crash

Football world mourns loss of Brazilian Football team in plane crash

(BBC)  The football world has rallied around a Brazilian club which lost most of its players in a plane crash in Colombia. Only six of the 77 people on the plane, carrying members of the…

BREAKING: Former Cuban Leader Fidel Castro dies

BREAKING: Former Cuban Leader Fidel Castro dies

(CNN) Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro has died at age 90, Cuban state media reported. “There are few individuals in the 20th century who had a more profound impact on a single country than Fidel Castro…

Dell error hands Mexicans $33 laptop bargain

Dell error hands Mexicans $33 laptop bargain

(BBC)  Mexican officials have ordered Dell Computers to honour the sale of laptops that had been mistakenly advertised online for just 679 pesos (£27; $33). The computers normally sell for up to 50,000 pesos (£1,990;…

 

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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Italians vote on constitutional reforms but more is at stake, including the prime minister's future.

The tax affairs of football manager Jose Mourinho should be investigated by UK officials, an MP says.

Police say they are preparing for as many as 40 deaths after a fire breaks out at a rave in Oakland.

Huge crowds pay their last respects to former Cuban leader Fidel Castro in the eastern city of Santiago.

An Oakland warehouse fire in California killed nine people during an electronic music party Friday night. Officials said the death toll could go much higher.

The Fidel Castro memorial in Santiago de Cuba in Antonio Maceo Revolution Square, drew thousands who paid tribute to the former leader.

Mo Amer, an Arab American stand-up comedian, received an unbelievable gift of comic material when he found himself seated next to Eric Trump on a flight to Scotland on Thursday.

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter on Saturday sounded support for retired Gen. James Mattis, President-elect Donald Trump's choice to be his successor, but at the same time he slammed Russia and offered a robust endorsement of traditional US alliances that Trump has at times criticized.

Late president's ashes will be interred in the city of Santiago on Sunday.

Fire officials say there were as many as 70 people inside the warehouse after the blaze struck during a dance party.

Van der Bellen, who won narrowly in May, faces off anew with Norbert Hofer who could become EU's first far-right leader.

Government pounds rebel-held areas as the bloody four-year stalemate over key city appears to be coming to an end.

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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.…