Mark Wahlberg poses with look-alike son in Barbados

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Mark Wahlberg is one of the most successful actors in Hollywood thanks to his good looks.  And it appears as if one of his offspring has inherited his handsome mug as the power player – worth almost $250m – posed with his youngest son Brendan, aged nine, during a trip to Barbados. The All The Read More

Declaran alerta naranja en Trinidad por inundaciones

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Trinidad, 29 dic (ABI).- El alcalde de Trinidad, Mario Suárez, declaró el viernes alerta naranja en ese municipio debido a las inundaciones que provocó la lluvia en los barrios, incluso en la zona central de esa urbe. “Las constantes lluvias extraordinarias que han caído en Trinidad han provocado muchos problemas en los barrios y hasta Read More

Green Climate Fund Mission to Grenada

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Grenada was privileged to host a mission of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) during the period 15-19 December 2017 as part of a one-week mission by the fund to the Caribbean. Other Caribbean countries visited during the mission included Antigua & Barbuda, Dominica, Barbados and Haiti. The objective of the mission was to further advance the Read More

Grenada Yet to Enact Freedom of Information Act Legislation

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by Curlan Campbell, NOW Grenada According to a World Bank report, Grenada and 11 other Caribbean territories are yet to enact a Freedom of Information Act legislation. At the 3rd annual Media Workers Association of Grenada (MWAG) awards in 2008, then Prime Minister of Grenada Tillman Thomas revealed that the National Democratic Congress (NDC) would be Read More

Man Facing Charges in Deadly Jamaica Plain Crash

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A Massachusetts appeared in court Friday to face charges in connection with a deadly crash last week in Boston’s Jamaica Plain neighborhood. Police arrested Joseph Kayode, 32, of Lynn, and charged him with homicide by motor vehicle while operating under the influence. Kayode was arrested following an investigation of an early morning, two-vehicle crash on Read More

Linden and Berbice to get full passport and immigration offices in 2018

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Residents of Linden and nearby communities will soon be able to apply for and uplift their passports without the hassle of having to travel to Georgetown, as a Passport and Immigration Office is slated to be constructed in Region 10. Cabinet has already noted the award of a $30.6 million contract to R. Bassoo and Read More

Two charged and granted bail in 143 pound cocaine in gas cylinder bust

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Two men were today slapped with drug trafficking charges in relation to the 143 pounds of cocaine found in a cooking gas cylinder.  The two accused, 33-year-old, Damion Williams of Better Hope and 30-year-old,Vaughn Anderson of Bhoodhoo Housing Scheme,  both stood before Magistrate Leron Daly and denied the allegation of trafficking of Narcotics, as the Read More

Despite revenue increase, GWI seeking to increase tariffs for maintenance

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Managing Director of the Guyana Waters Inc. (GWI) Dr Richard Van West-Charles, said that the utility company is preparing to engage the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) to propose an increase in tariffs. This is being done despite the company reporting a 12 per cent increase in rates collection for 2017. Managing Director of GWI Dr Read More

“Your country needs you” – Minister Ally tells Psychology graduates

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Psychology graduates of the American University of Peace Studies were implored to use their skills to tackle mental health problems facing our Country. On December 29, 2017 – Thirty (30) persons graduated with Diplomas and Degrees in General Psychology and of the thirty (30) students, twenty five (25) obtained distinctions. Minister of Social Protection, Amna Read More