Govt explores evacuating hurricane-ravaged Guyanese but vital info needed – Foreign Minister

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The Guyana government is exploring the possibility of evacuating Guyanese who have been badly affected by Hurricane Irma’s devastation of St.Maarten/St.Martin, following an emergency Caribbean Community (Caricom) leaders teleconference meeting, Foreign Minister Carl Greenidge said Sunday. “We are willing to do whatever we can even for those wanting to come back,” he told Demerara Waves Read More

Bulk marijuana seized; several arrested

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The house at Camp and Norton Streets at which CANU agents said they seized 34 kilogrammes of marijuana. Several persons were arrested early Sunday morning in connection with the alleged discovery of 34 kilogrammes of marijuana, the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) said. The anti-drug entity of the Ministry of Public Security said the marijuana was Read More

Order Of St George thrashes field to take Irish St Leger

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Order Of St George became the first horse to regain the Comer Group Irish St Leger crown with a nine-length rout on Sunday that completed a Group One hat-trick for Aidan O’Brien at this year’s ‘Irish Champions Weekend’. Churchill might have been a bitter disappointment in Saturday’s QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes, and Gustav Klimt’s absence Read More

Serial rapist on the loose in St Lucia

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An alleged serial rapist is on the loose in St Lucia luring females with promises of hotel employment. Law enforcement officials are on the hunt for the man who has been described as fair skinned, sporting multiple tattoos and being in his thirties. The man apparently calls telephone numbers randomly and once a female answers, Read More

Update regarding Irma’s impact over the Caribbean Islands.

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Update regarding Irma’s impact over the Caribbean Islands. Sunday, September 10th 2017 – 12:53 UTC Full article Assessments are still coming in from the impact of Hurricane Irma on a number of Caribbean countries in the northern Leeward Islands and the northern Caribbean with warnings and watches still in place for a few countries in Read More

After Ard death, officials seek a solution

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CLOSE To express a viewpoint or to comment on an issue of general interest, simply follow these instructions Wochit Buy Photo Ricky Ard’s empty orange folding chair he used to sit on daily outside of his apartment. Ard was killed by police Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017.(Photo: Zach Evans, Courier & Press)Buy Photo According to a Read More