Category : World News

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US police shoot deaf man ‘ignoring commands’

BBC:-A deaf man has been shot and killed by Oklahoma City police officers as he approached them holding a metal pipe. The two officers did not hear neighbours shouting “he can’t hear you”, before opening fire, police captain Bo Math...

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Report: Russian helicopter fires on spectators at drills

(AP) — A Russian military helicopter gunship accidentally fired on spectators during war games in western Russia, injuring several people, news reports said Tuesday. The Russian military acknowledged that a helicopter accidentally fired a rocket duri...

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Police probe 3 suspected suicides

 Three suspected suicides have been reported this week, two of them about an hour of each other. On Wednesday, police were summoned to Maynard Hill, Castries, where 16 year old Nakyshka Edgar was found at her residence, suspended by the neck. Accordi...

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London council finds 35 men living in one three-bedroom house

(Guardian) – A raid on a three-bedroom house in north-west London has found 35 men living in rooms full of mattresses. The discovery was made on Winchester Avenue, Queensbury, at about 6am on Tuesday following complaints from neighbours, Brent...

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Mexico Earthquake: OECS Statement of Condolence

OECS MEDIA STATEMENT:-Thursday, September 21, 2017 — The Commission of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) conveys deepest regrets to the Government and people of Mexico on the tragic loss of life and devastation caused by the recent...

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Bebe Cool impresses in Coke Studio Episode 2

This week on Coke Studio Africa, Uganda’s Bebe Cool impressed viewers when he performed his version of Falz’s ‘bahd baddo baddest’ hit song, successfully adding a reggae feel to the originally hip hop song. Nigerian artiste Falz also went out...

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One car left to be given away in Mega Masappe promotion

With just two weeks remaining to end the Mega Masappe promotion, Muyingo Paul, a resident of Masaka, has won himself a brand new car in the 12th draw held on Thursday morning. Launched at the start of the July and scheduled to run for a duration of...

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24 presumed dead in Dominica

(Barbados Nation) – Reports out of Dominica indicate that 15 residents from the southern community of Pointe Michel are presumed dead as a result of Hurricane Maria which devastated the island of Dominica on Monday night. A resident of the comm...

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Guyanese man jailed in NY for wife’s murder

DNAInfo:-.-QUEENS, NEW YORK — A man who attacked his wife last December on a Richmond Hill street, nearly decapitating her with a kitchen knife, has been sentenced to 21 years in prison, prosecutors said Wednesday. Prem Rampersaud, 51, who lived in G...

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Antigua: Farmer killed, ex lover critical

Antigua Observer:-A well-known farmer and calypsonian was stabbed to death yesterday afternoon while his ex-girlfriend was hospitalised up to last night in critical condition with stab wounds to the upper body. According to police sources, the deceas...

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10 Of The World’s Most Expensive Watches

A high end luxury watch such as a Rolex, Hublot, Patek Philippe etc will cost you around $20,000 but these are not the most expensive watches in the market.  In fact, their cost is just a tiny fraction of what some of the most expensive watches cost....