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August 17, 2018

Douglas Denounces Police Shooting

The leader of the opposition Right Hon Dr Denzil Douglas has weighed in on the shooting death of Sgt Leon Powell.In a statement issued on Sunday 19 August, Dr. Douglas referred to Powell's death and the death of Sgt Dwight Davis as…

Wanted Man is Person of Interest

The police have re-issued a wanted poster for a wanted man who is now a person of interest in the shooting death of Sgt Leon Powell early Saturday morning in Newton Ground.The police are looking for 37 year old Vincent Taylor, also…

Warriors Defeat Tallawahs

Shimron Hetmyer became the youngest centurion in CPL history and the first to do it on American soil, as Guyana Amazon Warriors rallied to victory by 71 runs to hand Jamaica Tallawahs their first loss of CPL 2018.On paper, the game was…

Commissioner on Officer’s Death

Commissioner of police, Ian Queeley has vowed to leave no stone unturned in the investigation into the shooting death of Sgt Leon Powell. Powell was shot and killed in his bar in Newtown Ground around 1am on Saturday.During a press…

Summer Youth Calypso Development Program

In efforts to assist the federation’s youth with preparations for the Sugar Mas Junior Calypso Competition in December, the Ministry of Culture and the National Carnival Committee are collaborating to host a summer youth calypso development…

Rethinking CXC Subsidy?

Permanent secretary in the Ministry of Education, William Hodge says the number of absences in recent CXC examinations may lead the government to rethink its policy of subsidizing the cost of the exams for students.During the press…