Security guard robbed at gunpoint

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An East Coast Demerara security guard was on Saturday night held up and robbed at gunpoint of his motorcycle by two armed men. According to reports, the robbery occurred at around 23:00hrs on the Good Hope Railway Embankment Road as the man was proceeding to his home. Inews understands that the man was approached from Read More

Windies ‘A’ to face England Lions in pink ball “Test”

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MORE ARTICLES ST JOHN’S – The Selection Panel of Cricket West Indies (CWI) today announced the Windies “A” Team squad for three-match “Test” Series against England Lions in the Caribbean. Related articles The four-day matches will run from February 11 to March 1 and will feature a “Test” using the pink ball. This will be the Read More

SOCIAL SCENE: Commonwealth tea party

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Governor General Dame Sandra Mason (left) and British High Commissioner Janet Douglas (right) with chair person of the Royal Commonwealth Society Branch Cheryll Sealy at the “Ben Mar” garden party. (Picture by Maurice Giles.) British High Commissioner Janet Douglas was the gracious hostess when the Royal Commonwealth Society Barbados Branch held a tea party at Read More

Sir Warwick’s highs and lows in politics

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Sir Warwick Franklin relaxing at home with wife and “darling” Grace Lady Franklin. (Picture by Sandy Pitt.) MORE ARTICLES Sir Warwick Franklin is an expert land surveyor and a former politician whose reputation as a surveyor is widely acknowledged even beyond Barbados, but as far as some Barbadians are concerned, the jury is still out Read More

‘They want us to cave’, charges immigrant activist Ravi Ragbir

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Ravi Ragbir (CMC) MORE ARTICLES NEW YORK – Trinidadian-born immigrant rights activist Ravi Ragbir issued a message of resistance against the forces trying to deport him and others. In returning to the site of his January 11 arrest, Related articles “There is a psychological warfare out there, and they want us to be weak,” said Read More

Amtrak train ‘on wrong track’ in fatal South Carolina collision

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Emergency responders are at the scene after an Amtrak passenger train collided with a freight train and derailed in Cayce, South Carolina, US, February 4, 2018. (Reuters) MORE ARTICLES CAYCE, South Carolina − An Amtrak passenger train apparently traveling on the wrong track collided with a parked freight train in South Carolina on Sunday, killing Read More

New petroleum prices from midnight

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MORE ARTICLES Consumers will pay less for gasoline, and more for diesel, kerosene and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), from midnight, Sunday, February 4. Related articles The retail price of gasoline will move from $3.35 per litre to $3.29, a decrease of six cents per litre. The price of diesel will move from $2.57 to $2.63, Read More

St James Police release list of eight wanted persons

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The St James police have compiled and released a new list of persons that they say are wanted for various crimes committed in the western parish. A female is included among the eight persons police are urging to report to the nearest police station by mid-day tomorrow. Leading the list are Christopher Boyd, otherwise called Read More

PM promises to utilise EU funds efficiently, effectively

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KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Prime Minister Andrew Holness has reaffirmed the Government’s commitment to effectively utilise European Union (EU) funding support to implement programmes for which they are earmarked. “We take seriously European taxpayers’ funds as we do Jamaican taxpayers’ money. The truth is, if we are spending resources, whether it is (an EU) grant Read More

Updated: New pictures Money Changer killed on America Street

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By Kizzy Coleman A money changer met this demise this morning when he was gunned down on America Street, Georgetown reportedly by a lone gunman. The body of Shaun Nurse at the scene of the incident The dead man has been identified as Shawn Nurse called “Fabulous” of South Cane view Avenue, Ruimveldt Georgetown who Read More