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AG’s Chambers launches withering attack on former Deputy Solicitor-General

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:21
Labelling a letter she wrote to the press on Wednesday about her dismissal as “deceptive”, the Attorney General’s Chambers yesterday launched a scathing attack on former Deputy Solicitor-General...

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Harmon maintains political offices don’t violate constitution

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:20
Minister of State Joseph Harmon yesterday maintained that his holding the office of Secretary to the Cabinet while being both the Minister of State and a Member of Parliament (MP) is not a violation...

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Hockey teams eye 2018 World Cup spots

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:19
By Noelle Smith With the Indoor Pan American Cup hockey tournament set to bully off on Monday at the Cliff Anderson Sports hall, Canada’s national hockey teams plan not only to defend the titles they...

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Suspect admits to killing D’Urban St businessman

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:19
A suspect was held yesterday for the murder of businessman Godfrey Scipio, who was fatally shot during a robbery at Kitty on Thursday, and reportedly admitted to the crime, police say.

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Windies included in innovative ICC Test league

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:18
DUBAI,  CMC – Fears West Indies would be relegated into a second tier of Test cricket were yesterday allayed when the former World champions were included in a nine-team Test League scheduled to...

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Ex-Health Ministry PS sues gov’t for ‘wrongful dismissal’

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:18
Two years after being fired for his alleged failure to properly account for the delivery of drugs, former Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Public Health Leslie Cadogan has sued the government...

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State House hosted PNCR student award ceremony at president’s discretion -Harmon

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:17
President David Granger used his discretion to allow State House to be used as the venue for the presentation of bursary awards to students by the PNCR’s Burnham Educational Scholarship Trust, State...

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Roach warns Windies not to take Zimbabwe lightly

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:17
BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, CMC – Seamer Kemar Roach has warned West Indies against complacency as they prepare for their two-Test series against Zimbabwe starting here in eight days.

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Back Circle humbles Leopold St. in top-of-the-table clash

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:16
Sparta Boss, Back Circle, Gold is Money and Albouystown-A sealed their berths to the quarterfinals when the final group round in the inaugural Street Vibes Entertainment, Futsal Championships ended...

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Parika supermarket robbers get four years

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:16
Handel Thom and Premchan Mohan, the two men who were captured by the police on Wednesday evening shortly after they robbed a supermarket at Parika, were yesterday each sentenced to four years in jail...

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Ram blasts bad spending by ‘big’ gov’t

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:15
Attorney and accountant Christopher Ram on Thurs-day criticised the David Granger administration for its mismanagement of public expenditure while having the largest single government in...

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Boxing meeting to go ahead without AIBA’s Executive Director

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:15
Today’s proposed meeting with regional boxing administrators and representatives from the American Boxing Confederation at the National Resource Centre will go ahead as planned although William...

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Man burnt in Bush Lot fire succumbs

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:14
Jaikarran Sahadeo, the Bush Lot, West Coast Berbice man who was burned in a fire that gutted his home early Wednesday morning, has succumbed.

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De Silva hundred not enough as Windies A take control

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:14
FLORENCE HALL, Jamaica,  CMC – Skipper Dhananjaya de Silva struck his 11th first class hundred but West Indies A still managed to restrict Sri Lanka A on the penultimate day of the first four-day...

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Duncan’s challenge to public service commission suspension in limbo

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:13
With the life of the Public Service Commission coming to an end, the High Court is now awaiting word from former Chairman Carvil Duncan on whether he will opt to see out his challenge to his...

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Moor to captain Zimbabwe A in Windies tour match

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:12
BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, CMC – Test batsman Peter Moor has been named to lead Zimbabwe A in their three-day warm-up match against West Indies starting here tomorrow.

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Gov’t moving to decentralise CDC’s operations -Harmon

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:12
A storage bond will be built at Lethem, Region Nine next year in keeping with government’s plan to decentralise the operations of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) to ensure timely disaster...

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Courts Pee Wee football continues today at Thirst Park

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:11
The seventh annual Petra Organization coordinated, Courts Pee Wee Primary Schools Football tournament resumes today at the Thirst Park ground with another round of group matches.

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911 back on stream in two weeks, Ramjattan says

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:11
The 911 emergency system will be back in operation in two weeks’ time, according to Public Security Minister Khemraj Ramjattan, who has also announced that a large quantity of vehicles and other...

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Third T20 between India and Australia called off

Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:10
(Reuters) – The three-match Twenty20 international series between India and Australia ended 1-1 after the final match was abandoned without a ball being bowled, due to a wet outfield in...

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