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    May 26

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Barefoot Bandit going home

17 July 2010

MIAMI – Without saying a word, the teenager accused in a two-year string of sometimes shoeless burglaries and other crimes that helped him gain international notoriety Read More

AG to stay on despite suit

17 July 2010

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent – Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves says his attorney general Judith Jones-Morgan will not resign after a state-owned bank won a multimillion-dollar award against her husband. Read More

T&T not used as ATM'

17 July 2010

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad – Former Jamaican prime minister PJ Patterson distanced his country from remarks by the new Trinidad and Tobago governmen Read More

Guyana under floodwaters

16 July 2010

GEORGETOWN – Heavy rain in Guyana has flooded large swathes of inland areas, cutting off some communities, Read More



15 July 2010

Argentine soccer star and UNICEF’s Goodwill Ambassador Lionel Messi, second right, is escorted by bodyguards during a visit to an earthquake refugee camp in Port-au-Prince, yesterday. Haitians mobbed the football icon chanting his name and raising an Argentina flag... Read More

T&T gas reserves dipping

15 July 2010

PORT-OF-SPAIN – A report on Trinidad and Tobago’s natural gas reserves indicates that the country now has ten years of gas left in its proven reserves. Read More


Three visitors drown in St Vincent

15 July 2010

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent – Tragedy struck at Trinity Falls last week Tuesday afternoon claiming the lives of three Czech Republic nationals visiting this country. Read More

President Jagdeo sells property for US$600 000

15 July 2010

GEORGETOWN – President Bharrat Jagdeo has sold his Goedverwagting, East Coast Demerara property to Guyana’s honorary consul to Trinidad and Tobago, Read More


More dissidents arrive in Spain

15 July 2010

MADRID – As two more Cuban dissidents flew into Spain, the seven who preceded them rejoiced yesterday in their newfound freedom Read More

Clampdown on Brits in Anti-Crime Unit

14 July 2010

PORT-OF-SPAIN – Government intends to clamp down on the number of British nationals employed at the Special Anti-Crime Unit Read More

Lawyers in CLICO probe 'not axed'

14 July 2010

PORT-OF-SPAIN – Attorney General Anand Ramlogan said there was need to streamline the investigative efforts in the Clico probe Read More


Drug dealers handed over to US

14 July 2010

CARACAS – Venezuela handed over three major drug trafficking suspects to United States authorities yesterday including an alleged boss of Colombia’s Norte del Valle cartel. Read More


THE RUBBLE in Haiti is 20 times greater than that of the bombed World Trade Centre

13 July 2010

THE RUBBLE in Haiti is 20 times greater than that of the bombed World Trade Centre and it’s going to be a while before the impoverished Caribbean nation is rebuilt -- this is the assessment US Embassy Charge D’Affaires Brent Hardt. Read More

Lawyers: Detainees being denied rights

13 July 2010

KINGSTON – Lawyers for several people jailed under the state of emergency have charged that blank detention orders Read More

Spencer: We'll abide by court's decision

13 July 2010

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Prime Minister Baldwin Spencer has chided the opposition Antigua Labour Party (ALP) for engaging in rhetoric Read More

Legal teams fired

13 July 2010

PORT-OF-SPAIN – Teams of lawyers working in at least six separate jurisdictions on the international criminal investigation a Read More



12 July 2010

Colton Harris-Moore arriving barefoot, handcuffed and shackled as he is escorted by police upon arrival in Nassau yesterday. Read More


Out and about

12 July 2010

In this image released last Saturday by the state media Cubadebate website, Read More

100 children die in state's care

12 July 2010

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Almost 100 children died while in state care between 2005 and 2008 from varying causes including "pneumonia, drowning, Read More

Chavez, church at odds

12 July 2010

CARACAS, Venezuela – President Hugo Chavez and leaders of the Venezuelan Catholic Church are tangling like never before, Read More

Clinton frustrated over slow pace of Haiti's

12 July 2010

PORT-AU-PRINCE – Former United States President Bill Clinton expressed frustration Saturday over the slow pace of Haiti’s earthquake recovery, Read More


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