Section of Kitty Public Rd to be closed from Wednesday

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A section of the Kitty Public Road is to be closed from Wednesday as the Ministry of Public Infrastructure steps up road works in the area. A statement from the ministry follows: The Ministry of Public infrastructure is moving apace with its repairs to culverts at Vlissengen Road and Carifesta Avenue, and will soon extend Read More

Increase in Pure Grenada Tourism arrivals is promising

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St. George’s, Grenada – Stay over visitor arrivals to Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean are up 5% to 71,679 overall for the first half of 2017 compared to the same period in 2016 as per Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) data. From January to June 2017, Grenada saw an increase of 10% to 31,564 in Read More

Guyana: Drunken lawyer hit pedestrian

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Attorney-at-law, Chandra Sohan (NEWSROOM) – An Attorney-at-law who was involved in a serious accident about 19:40hrs on Friday night was found to be exceedingly above the legal limit of alcohol, the Guyana Police Force has reported. While the force did not reveal the name of the lawyer, News Room has confirmed that Attorney, Chandra Sohan, 51, Read More

Five men killed in Dominica accident laid to rest

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By Dominica Vibes August 19, 2017 Shares 150 (DOMINICA VIBES) -The lives of Chris Marcellin, 29; Brenon Mandela Ophar, 21; Clement Leblanc Jr, 22; Jean Louis Sango, 25 and Cecil Jude Jean Jr, 21 are being celebrated in a joint funeral service on the Penville playing field on Saturday August 19 2017. They were killed Read More

Inmate stabbed at Bordelais Correctional Facility

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August 19th, 2017 3 comments A stabbing incident Saturday at Bordelais Correctional Facility (BCF) has left one inmate nursing wounds to the chest and lower abdomen. The inmate, identified as Emmerson Dornelly, had to be rushed to St Jude hospital. There has been no official word on his condition. BCF spokesman, Sergeant Dane John, told Read More

Balwant, Robin on target as India beat Mauritius 2-1

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India’s Pritam Kotal vies for ball with Mauritius’ Joseph Stephan Kevin during the Tri -Nation series International friendly match played in Mumbai on Saturday. | PTI MUMBAI: Forwards Robin Singh and Balwant Singh struck on either side of the break as India beat 160th ranked Mauritius 2-1 in their opening encounter of the AIFF Tri-Nation Read More

Labour Code Revision At Advanced Stage

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Share this A document containing the assessments and recommendations of employers, trade unions and the Labour Department pertaining to the Labour Code could be in the hands of the Cabinet of Ministers by year-end. Executive Director of the St. Lucia Employers Federation (SLEF), Joseph Alexander (PhotoMike) Executive Director of the St. Lucia Employers Federation (SLEF), Read More

Following A Return To ‘Calm’, Venezuelan Ambassador Says U.S. Threats Pose Concerns

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Share this As Venezuelan Ambassador to St. Lucia, Leiff Escalona, awaits government’s decision on its proposed imposition of visa restrictions on Venezuelans, she is pointing to the calm now prevailing in Venezuela following the election of a National Constituent Assembly (NCA). Venezuelan Ambassador to St. Lucia, Leiff Escalona Escalona, who two weeks ago sought to Read More

Guillard, a devout Muslim, falsely swore with Bible at Granger assassination plot inquiry- Police Force lawyer

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Andre Guillard holding up a print-out of a post on his Facebook Profile. That post, he said, merely depicted a photo of a “long black gun” similar to the one that he claimed Nizam Khan had shown him in June 2015 as the weapon that he would give him to kill President David Granger in Read More

Former Magistrate allegedly drove under alcohol influence and knocked down pedestrian

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Former Magistrate, Chandra Sohan. (Guyana Chronicle photo) Former Magistrate Chandra Sohan Saturday morning remained in custody at the Rose Hall Police Station after he allegedly knocked down a man while driving under the influence of alcohol Friday night. Sohan was not named in the police release, but well-placed sources confirmed that he is the well-known Read More