Moses has upped and left the PPP! After fifty years of service to the party he has rejoined forces with his brother, Khemraj Ramjattan in the AFC.
Moses Nagamootoo (right) greeting members of the public at an AFC public meeting today in Albion.
LONDON, (Reuters) – A human resources graduate from Venezuela, whose ambition is to work with children, was crowned Miss World 2011 at a glittering beauty pageant in London today.
(WICB) Delhi, India – West Indies batting hero Shivnarine Chanderpaul says that batting on the Feroz Shah Kotla pitch is like batting in his homeland Guyana.
Police Commissioner Henry Greene this afternoon issued a statement distancing himself from any suggestion that he had something to do with the bugging of the office of his predecessor Winston Felix.
At about 0130h. today Kenneth Bhagwandin, 49 years of Stanleytown, WBD, was shot and injured to his right hip by a licensed firearm holder while at a snackette at Goed Fortuin, WBD, according to the police.
(Jamaica Gleaner) By his own admission, Christopher Tate was twice imprisoned and twice deported from the United States, after languishing behind prison walls in that country under a suicide watch.
(Jamaica Gleaner) Despite renewed pressure from Britain for Jamaica to repeal its anti-buggery law, Prime Minister Andrew Holness says it will be up to Jamaicans to signal such a desire.
(Trinidad Express) Police have launched a search for a man who at gunpoint yesterday kidnapped a 21-year-old mother in the presence of two children—Iyoka, five, and Sapphire Williams, three—at their First Trace, Maingot Road, Tunapuna, home.
(Trinidad Express) Although they landed in the country five months ago, the two Augusta Westland (AW) 139 helicopters, one half of a TT$2 billion order that will include two other AW 139 choppers scheduled to be in Trinidad and Tobago next year, are still grounded.
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – Shivnarine Chanderpaul’s unbeaten 24th test century hauled West Indies out of a rut, powering them to 256 for five wickets on the opening day of the first test against India today.
(Reuters) – Former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier, who earned boxing immortality after three epic fights with Muhammad Ali, is in hospice care with liver cancer, his manager said on Saturday.
(De Ware Tijd) PARAMARIBO – Accusations against the government of manipulation or intimidation of Indigenous communities in South Suriname are baseless.
KANO, Nigeria, (Reuters) – Dozens were killed in a spate of coordinated gun and bomb attacks in the northeastern Nigerian city of Damaturu yesterday, leaving the city almost deserted and bodies piling up in local morgues, witnesses said today.
(Jamaica Observer) Two of the three men who were Thursday found hacked to death in Blackwood Terrace, Red Hills Road, Kingston were identified by the police yesterday.
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – The anticipation of Sachin Tendulkar’s 100th international century is the expected highlight of the team’s three-test series against West Indies but India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is not willing to let it become a distraction.
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – West Indies captain Darren Sammy today promised a “fearless” display in the three-test series against India, which he labelled as his team’s biggest challenge to date.
(Jamaica Gleaner) The opposition People’s National Party (PNP) yesterday indicated that it would be turning over information in its possession about the admitted breaches of the scrap-metal ban by the Customs Department to the contractor general’s office.
(Trinidad Guardian) More than 8,400 girls and 1,300 boys under 19 years of age were married in T&T between 1997-2007.
(Trinidad Express) Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Roger Gaspard has instructed the police to investigate the airing of a video clip on Ian Alleyne’s Crime Watch programme on CCN TV6.
(Trinidad Express) Businessman Brian Alexander, owner of the popular Icon Restaurant and Bar in Cunupia, was shot dead yesterday.
(Trinidad Express) An 18-year-old trainee of the Helping Youth Prepare for Employment (HYPE) programme was yesterday stabbed to death outside the compound of Metal Industries Company Ltd (MIC), in Macoya, allegedly by a fellow trainee.
BOGOTA, (Reuters) – Colombian forces killed top FARC rebel leader Alfonso Cano yesterday in the biggest blow yet to Latin America’s longest insurgency and a triumph for President Juan Manuel Santos, the Defense Ministry said.
A young couple died this evening following a motorcycle accident on the Houston Public Road on the East Bank of Demerera.