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Finance Minister seeking funds for agri sector

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Senior Minister in the Office of the President (OP) with responsibility for Finance, Dr.

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Health Ministry launches 24/7 mental health counselling hotline

Stabroek News Guyana - Mar, 01/12/2020 - 22:07

The Ministry of Health has launched a 24-hour hotline to provide counselling services to people suffering from mental illness.

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More than 2,000 students absent since reopening for three grades - -Manickchand

Stabroek News Guyana - Mar, 01/12/2020 - 19:20

More than 2000 students have not turned out to school since the reopening for three grades and the reasons range from not having uniforms and supplies to entering the workforce to not having transportation money and fear of the pandemic.

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F1 champion Hamilton tests positive for COVID-19

Stabroek News Guyana - Mar, 01/12/2020 - 13:53

MANAMA,  (Reuters) – Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has tested positive for COVID-19 and will miss the upcoming Sakhir Grand Prix, the sport’s governing FIA said today.

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Trinidad: Fire destroys family’s home, day after loved one dies

Stabroek News Guyana - Mar, 01/12/2020 - 13:47

(Trinidad Guardian) Fire victim Lesli Ann Jeffers was hit with a second major tragedy this week when she lost her home to a fire on Monday, a day after her mother passed away.

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Jamaican scientists ask for help in locating two endemic fruit-bearing plants

Stabroek News Guyana - Mar, 01/12/2020 - 13:45

(Jamaica Observer) JAMAICAN scientists are now engaged in a drive to locate and protect two endemic plants that flower and bear fruits.

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Arrested in front of children, Jamaican dreads UK deportation without known relatives

Stabroek News Guyana - Mar, 01/12/2020 - 13:39

(Jamaica Gleaner) A 23-year-old man who is to be deported from the United Kingdom (UK) on Wednesday, December 2, having served time in prison for peddling ‘class A’ drugs, is accusing the Home Office of being “callous, wicked and uncaring” for arresting him in full view of his two infant sons.

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Trinidad PM: We will deport those entering T&T illegally

Stabroek News Guyana - Mar, 01/12/2020 - 13:35

(Trinidad Guardian) “We will deport you.”
This was the message from Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley to Venezuelan migrants entering Trinidad and Tobago illegally.

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Trinidad: Man’s mattress stuffed with life savings goes up in flames: Woman suspected

Stabroek News Guyana - Mar, 01/12/2020 - 13:32

(Trinidad Express) A man who left some of his life savings hidden under his mattress for a rainy day, was came home to discover the bed had been burnt to ash.

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Trinidad: Squad car robbed, while cops were away

Stabroek News Guyana - Mar, 01/12/2020 - 13:23

(Trinidad Express) A POLICE constable’s identification card, badge, and diary were stolen from a TTPS vehicle on Saturday.

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