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We truly wish Guyana the best of luck!

Of the 15 countries that make up the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Guyana stands out as having tremendous but untapped development potential. The cooperative…

Keeping class wear where it duly belongs

Quite recently, our teachers have been in the news –– their merits and demerits; their position (on matters like the SBAs) against the…

Whodunnit? . . . And why? . . . And how?

 The tragic death of 12-year-old Shemar Patrick Weekes last Thursday, and the investigation into the circumstances of his demise have raised another issue,…

Time to stop the madness among PSVs!

Have readers been observing what we have been? The emergence of a worrying trend, in the past few months, where it seems that…

Painful lesson from St Lucy child tragedy

The suspected suicide of 12-year-old Shamar Weekes, occurring in the midst of the annual observance of Child Month, has sent shockwaves through the…

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A 60-year-old man appeared in a Bridgetown Court today charged with two counts of harassing a woman in Baxter’s Road, The City. Clyde Stanfield Phillips denied harassing Shana…

By June 19, a man who stole a computer belonging to Combermere School will know his fate. Leron Alexander Wilfred Bennett pleaded guilty to stealing the laptop from…

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Debt relief the topic at CDB talks

At the start of the 45th Meeting Of The Board Of Governors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis, yesterday,…

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Holder would consider captaincy

West Indies One-Day International captain Jason Holder says he would have to give it some thought if he were offered the regional Test captaincy. Holder, who took over…

Chanderpaul reportedly dropped from Test team

Reports are that middle-order batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul has been dropped from the West Indies Test team. Indications out of Guyana are that the 40-year-old veteran of 164 Tests…

CPL in the air

Not only is the Caribbean Premier League 2015 shaping up to be potentially the biggest so far, organizers say it could be reaching an even greater worldwide audience.…

Come back

Come back

PORT OF SPAIN –– West Indies Twenty20 stars Dwayne Bravo and Lendl Simmons have announced their retirement from Test cricket. But newly appointed West Indies coach Phil Simmons…

Keen competition

Keen competition

The on-going Barbados Secondary Schools Netball League continued this evening as Lester Vaughan defeated Frederick Smith  20-12 in a competitive game played at Cane Garden, St. Thomas. Playing…

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Abrahams: Blame CHIKV outbreak on Lowe

Abrahams: Blame CHIKV outbreak on Lowe

Opposition Senator Wilfred Abrahams has charged that a Sanitation Service Authority (SSA) decision to change maintenance contractors for its fleet of garbage trucks is behind…

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