Category: Midday News

Guyanese Firefighters to Face Court Today Following Looting of Downed Aircraft

Twelve firefighters in Guyana are expected to face the court today following claims of looting. Initially, 14 firefighters including supervisors at the Cheddi Jagan...

JUTC Threatens to Pull Service from Above Rocks

The state-owned bus company, Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC, says it will pull its service from Above Rocks in St. Catherine, if residents carry out their threats...

Six Passengers Receiving Treatment after Fly Jamaica Makes Emergency Landing in Georgetown

Reports emerging out of Georgetown, Guyana are that six passengers who were aboard a Fly Jamaica aircraft are in hospital receiving treatment. The passengers were hurt...

Time to Re-Shape Policies to Meet Demands of a Changing Population

East Rural St Andrew Member of Parliament, Juliet Holness, says policymakers worldwide must shape their policies to address the changing population. Mrs Holness,...

‘Chucky’ Brown’s Defense Urges Jury to Return Not Guilty Verdict

A Defence Attorney representing Police Constable Collis “Chucky” Brown says INDECOM’s decision to charge the policeman with murder was an injustice....

PNP Disappointed with Recent Rejection of CCJ

The Opposition People’s National Party (PNP) says the recent referenda in two CARICOM countries rejecting the Caribbean Court of Justice, CCJ as its final...

Antiguan PM Won’t Go Back to CCJ Referendum any Time Soon

Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Gaston Browne, says his government will not be pursuing any further constitutional reform in the short term. His remarks follow...

Prosecution Urges Jury to Convict ‘Chucky Brown’ on His Own Word

Queen’s Counsel Caroline Hay has urged the Jury to remember that Constable Collis “Chucky” Brown admitted that he and a special Police team committed...

FLOW Accuses NWA of Breach of Roadworks Agreement

Telecommunications giant, Flow, is accusing the National Works Agency, NWA, of breaching the terms of their agreement. According to Flow, the NWA is conducting road...

Antigua & Barbuda, Grenada Vote NO to CCJ as Final Appellate Court

Voters in Antigua and Barbuda and Grenada, yesterday voted to reject the option of making the Caribbean Court of Justice, CCJ, their final appellate Court. The no-vote...