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Antigua: Father Frustrated Over Release Of Sex Offender

Antigua Observer:-  The father of a young girl who was a victim of sexual crimes expressed his frustration over the early release of the offender, Osuide Simpson. “Every day I am...

Guyana Records 400 Cases Of Child Sex Abuse So Far This Year

Guyana Chronicle:-  GUYANA has recorded 400 cases of sexual abuse against children in just three months, a figure which Resident UNICEF Representative, Sylvie Fouet says is alarming. Fouet was at the...
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WhatsApp Reduces Jamaica’s Telephone Tax Revenue

Jamaica Observer:-  THE Government confirmed yesterday that the increasing use of the free WhatsApp messenger by mobile phone users continues to be reflected in drops in telephone call tax revenues. Minister...

Guyana: Newborn Sent Home With Cast On Leg

Stabroek News:-  A Canje family told by doctors attached to the New Amsterdam Public Hospital that their child was born with a deformed leg, is calling them out on the...

Cheers For T&T Police Chief During Downtown Walkabout

Trinidad Newsday:-  No sooner had he stepped out of a black SUV, Police Commissioner Gary Griffith was greeted with cheers and applause from masqueraders, members of a steel band and...

Deaf Persons In Guyana To Participate In Driver’s examination

Guyana Chronicle:-  MINISTER of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan, has given the ‘green light’ for persons with hearing impairment to participate in a driver’s examination as part of a pilot project. The...

Daughter Finds Maggots In Mother’s Mouth At Jamaica Nursing home

Jamaica Observer:-  WHEN Tamoya Rainford and her two sisters were no longer able to provide the necessary care for their mother, who has been battling Parkinson's disease for the...

T&T PM Diagnosed With Heart Problems

Trinidad Express:-  THERE is a build-up of plaque in one of the arteries of Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley’s heart. Because of this, coupled with the fact that the Prime Minister...

Jamaica Ex Convicts Show Off Their Wares

Jamaica Observer:-  AT the end of a prison term, many ex-convicts find it difficult to obtain a job in order to sustain themselves. However, a number of them have been...

T&T Sex Predator Found In Forest With Missing Girl

Trinidad Express:-  A 22 year old man who was found in the Moruga forest allegedly with a 16 year old girl was arrested on Sunday. The man, of Williamsville, is already...