Arti Cameron’s team this evening issued a statement explaining various issues leading up to her being unable to participate in the Miss World 2011 contest.
The patter of feet crossing the political floor has reached the decibel level of a stampede.
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – Republican Herman Cain denounced sexual harassment accusations from the 1990s as a “witch hunt” today and broke into a gospel song to deflect what has become the toughest challenge of his U.S.
Justice Roxanne George today sentenced Chetram Nourang to 18 years imprisonment for the manslaughter of his reputed wife Jasoda Budhoo.
RIO DE JANEIRO, (Reuters) – A high-profile state congressman in Rio de Janeiro who investigated criminal militia groups is leaving Brazil after he said police found at least seven death threats against him this month.
SORTE MOUNTAIN, Venezuela, (Reuters Life!) – The jungle air is thick with cigar smoke and pierced by an occasional scream as drums beat, people chant and candles flicker illuminating bodies squirming.
BOSTON, (Reuters) – Devastation from the rare and deadly October snowstorm lingered in the Northeast today, leaving 2.2 million houses without power, closing schools, snarling the morning commute and postponing Halloween fun.
(Trinidad Express) Army Major Collin Millington, amid questions regarding his involvement in the purchase of a $698,000 Toyota Prado SUV from Toyota Trinidad and Tobago Limited (TTTL), Saturday, denied knowledge of the transaction.
(Trinidad Express) Sisters charged with possession of guns and ammunition are expected to appear before a Point Fortin magistrate today.
(Jamaica Observer) The second murder case against caged deejay Vybz Kartel, was stood down this morning in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court because a co-accused was not brought to court by the police.
(Jamaica Gleaner) Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago last week signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the establishment of a trade-facilitation office in Trinidad.
(Jamaica Gleaner) The Earthquake Unit has confirmed that a minor quake was felt at 7.49 this morning near Wakefield in St.
(De Ware Tijd) PARAMARIBO – “Within two or three minutes, the police units present at the scene were suddenly faced with two to three hundred people and the average policeman is not prepared for that.
(Barbados Nation) There is a new option on the table as it relates to the beleaguered CLICO International Life.
DHAKA, (Reuters) – Darren Bravo hit his first international century while Kirk Edwards missed his second of the match as West Indies tightened their grip over Bangladesh in the second test today.
(Trinidad Newsday) A NEW champion was crowned in the Perfection Services-sponsored Leslie King Memorial Cycle Classic yesterday.
(Jamaica Gleaner) Jamaica and several other Commonwealth nations that maintain anti-gay legislation could be affected by reduced financial support from Britain.
Attorney Gaumattie Singh who fell out with the Alliance For Change yesterday mounted the political platform in support of the ruling PPP/C.
The Guyana Elections Commission today said that the printing of the voters list for the November 28 elections is complete.
The PPP today held a media briefing during which it said that several billboards were pulled down last night and it urged the police to act on CCTV footage.
Having hauled the Kaieteur News columnist before the courts for calling him King Kong, Mr.
One man is dead and another seriously injured after an industrial accident at RUSAL’s Aroaima bauxite operations in Region 10(Upper Berbice/Upper Demerara).
Indian author Rahul Bhattacharya has won a prize awarded by The Hindu newspaper for Best Fiction of 2011.
(Jamaica Gleaner) Prime Minister Andrew Holness has written to the Opposition Leader Portia Simpson Miller, inviting her to walk with him as part of a move to end garrison politics in Jamaica.
A five-year-old girl died this morning after an Ite palm tree fell on her family’s home at North East La Penitence.