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74 years for raping child

74 years for raping child

AZARD ALI (Trinidad and Tobago Newsday) IT IS nothing short of a miracle, a San Fernando judge said yesterday, that a nine-year-old girl not only kept her sanity…

Suriname Should Mediate In Guyana-Venezuela Border Controversy

Suriname Should Mediate In Guyana-Venezuela Border Controversy

PARAMARIBO – Suriname should take on the role of mediator in order to prevent an armed conflict in the region as a result of the border controversy between Guyana and Venezuela…

Jamaica threatens to leave CSME

Jamaica threatens to leave CSME

(Nationnews) Jamaica may pull out of the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME) if a clear programme and definitive commitment to have it fully operational within the next five years…

Venezuelan Armed Forces Prepare Against Possible Military Intervention

Venezuelan Armed Forces Prepare Against Possible Military Intervention

Each day, it becomes increasingly common to hear about a military intervention in Venezuela with the aim of deposing the dictatorial regime of Nicolás Maduro. It is a recurring…

BVI Gov’t prepares for another possible active hurricane season

BVI Gov’t prepares for another possible active hurricane season

(Caricom today)The Government of the BVI has initiated a plan to get ready for what may be another active season, according to the preliminary predictions released in December 2017…

Brazil to defend Guyana against any Venezuela invasion

Brazil to defend Guyana against any Venezuela invasion

By Caribbean News Now contributor GEORGETOWN, Guyana — As events take shape beneath the surface of the border dispute between Venezuela and Guyana, on February 7, Brazilian President Michel Temer sent…

South Africa: ANC decides Zuma must go

South Africa: ANC decides Zuma must go

(BBC) South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) has formally asked President Jacob Zuma to resign, a senior party official has confirmed. The decision to “recall&#8221…

CARICOM SG commends Grenada’s unwavering commitment to integration

CARICOM SG commends Grenada’s unwavering commitment to integration

As Grenada celebrates its Forty-Fourth Anniversary as an independent nation on Wednesday 7 February 2018, CARICOM Secretary-General Irwin LaRocque is commending its unwavering commitment to the Caribbean Community…

Big oil discovery stirs border tensions in Latin America

Big oil discovery stirs border tensions in Latin America

Guyana, one of the poorest nations in the Americas, is poised to strike it rich. Big oil deposits finds in recent years, the latest in January, seem certain to turn…

US mulling sanctions on Venezuela oil: Tillerson

US mulling sanctions on Venezuela oil: Tillerson

Buenos Aires (AFP) – The United States said Sunday it has not ruled out sanctions on Venezuelan oil as it turns the screw on President Nicolas Maduro, but is wary…