John Magnier falls during a walk on beach in Barbados

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Irish horse racing tycoon John Magnier was left a little red-faced after taking a fall during a walk along a beach in Barbados. The 69-year-old, who has built up a reported £3.5billion fortune on the back of the phenomenal success of the Coolmore Stud in County Tipperary, slipped and fell during a sunshine break on the Caribbean Read More

Businessman remanded to jail on human trafficking charges

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At the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court today, a businessman was charged and remanded to prison for allegedly trafficking four Venezuelan women. The Courtroom of Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan was told that, businessman Kenneth Summon was found trafficking the women as a means for them to pay back money they had borrowed from him. He denied the Read More

Cabinet has not examined issue of decriminalizing marijuana use -Attorney General

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-by Kurt Campbell- Two days after a Regional Commission on the use of Marijuana established by the CARICOM Heads of Government, wrapped up a one day visit to Guyana, Guyana’s Attorney General, Senior Counsel Basil Williams, said there have been no discussions at the Cabinet level on decriminalizing marijuana use here. While two other CARICOM Read More

Novelist, Critic and Editor Joan Juliet Buck Joins Holland America Line’s Nov. 29 O, The Oprah Magazine Adventure of Your Life Cruise to Share her New Memoir ‘The Price of Illusion’

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Fitness Evangelist Angela Davis and Yoga Guru Sarah Ivanhoe also join the cruise; Select ‘O Favorite Things’ 2017 items available in the onboard boutiqueSEATTLE, Nov. 9, 2017 /CNW/ — Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine‘s Adventure of Your Life Cruise is adding novelist, critic, essayist and editor Joan Juliet Buck to the lineup of Read More

State Assets Recovery Agency has 25 “solid cases” ; Attorney General says “no protection for anyone in our government and under our watch”

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Deputy Director of the State Assets Recovery Agency, Aubrey Heath-Retemyer. Guyana’s State Assets Recovery Agency (SARA) has 25 “solid cases” of officials of the previous government having properties that they acquired unlawfully using their then privileged positions, Deputy Director, Aubrey Heath-Retemyer said. Delivering a brief presentation at an Anti-Corruption Sensitisation Seminar for councillors and employees Read More

PPP supporters protest PM’s arrival at graduation ceremony

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“Patterson as Gecom chairman cannot deliver!”. “Granger/ Moses can’t be trusted!”. “Granger wants to hijack Gecom!”. These are just some of the slogans while over 200 People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPP) supporters uplifted placards and took to the streets earlier Thursday  as Guyana’s Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo made his way to deliver the feature address Read More

Fire damage ocean-going vessel in Essequibo River

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The MV Dell afire at Good Success, Wakenaam, Essequibo River Fire erupted aboard an ocean-going cargo vessel that is moored at Good Success, Wakenaam Island, Essequibo River, officials confirmed Thursday. Fire Chief, Marlon Gentle told Demerara Waves Online News that fire fighters have since been dispatched to inspect the fire scene aboard the MV BELLE. Read More

Bentley’s owners touched by treatment facility’s mission

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By Joseph Kenny | jkenny@archstl.org | twitter: @josephkenny2 Lisa Senafe and her children, Miles, 8 months, and Sebastian, 4, visited the chapel at St. Vincent Home in Normandy Nov. 2. Senafe stopped by to drop off a first batch of holiday gifts from her business, Bentley’s Pet Stuff, for the children served by the agency. Read More

Gary Lineker forced to defend himself against Paradise Papers claim that he ‘avoided tax by using offshore company to sell Barbados home’

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Gary Lineker was tonight forced to defend himself after being named in the Paradise Papers offshore tax evasion scandal only days after claiming he wouldn’t be. The BBC Match of The Day host was identified among celebrities who bought holiday homes in Barbados using offshore companies. The firms were said to have been set up Read More

Soft Robotics Named as CES 2018 Innovation Awards Honoree

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By solving for the human hand in robotics, Soft Robotics’ team of engineers and data scientists are transforming robotics, opening up applications where they could never exist before.” — Carl Vause CAMBRIDGE, MA, USA, November 9, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Soft Robotics today announced that it has been named a CES 2018 Innovation Awards Honoree in Read More