June 30, 2015
â immigration status will be affected By Leonard Gildarie A Guyanese-born pilot nabbed by Puerto Rican authorities in a high profile arrest back in November while transporting more than US$600,000 in cash aboard his jet, is facing...
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June 29, 2015
T&T Under-23 (Olympic) men footballers were eliminated from the 2016 Olympic Qualifying race when they suffered a 5-3 defeat to St Vincent and The Grenadines in their opening Caribbean Football Union Group phase match at the Juan...
June 27, 2015
Teenager Sachia Vickery, who is born to Guyanese parents, playing out of the United States, advanced to the main draw for the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, England after winning her qualifying competition yesterday. Vickery...
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June 24, 2015
It seems as though âLady Luckâ was on the T&T Under-23 menâs Olympic football teamâs side as they will now have an additional two days to prepare for their opening match of the Caribbean Football Union 2016...
June 18, 2015
The quintet of USA-based Rundell Winchester, Alvin Jones, Shannon Gomez, Neveal Hackshaw and Kadeem Corbin all with senior team appearance named in a strong T&T Olympic menâs football team qualifying squad by coach Zoran...
June 12, 2015
Santo Domingo.- The Justice Ministry on Friday announced that convicted gunman Jose Miguel Rodriguez (Job) was killed by guards during a search at Monte Plata prison (east), where he allegedly pulled out a gun.
June 11, 2015
Yugoslav-born Soca Warriors Olympic and Pan American Games menâs team football coach, Zoran Vranes says his players are working very hard with what little help they have, and what is needed is help from Government and corporate...
May 19, 2015
Moca, Dominican Republic.- FBI agents accompanied by local authorities on Tuesday said they found on a farm in Moca (north) the dismembered body of a man presumably US businessman Brent Renault Lewis, whoâd been missing since...
May 16, 2015
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May 8, 2015
Santo Domingo.- Yubel Enrique MÃ©ndez (Oreganito), extradited to the US in December 2010 and reportedly a top lieutenant of Puerto Rican kingpin Jose David Figueroa Agosto, was injured in the shootout Thursday in the parking lot of...
May 6, 2015
Puerto Rico's governor on Sunday signed an executive order to authorise the use of medical marijuana in the United States territory in an unexpected move following a lengthy public debate. Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla said the...
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April 27, 2015
San Juan, Puerto Rico â San Juan Office of Field Operations - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized Friday 95 pounds (43.2 kilos) of cocaine inside a container at San Juan seaport.
April 1, 2015
Santo Domingo.â Presidency chief of staff Gustavo Montalvo announced today that the 911 Emergency System is ready to respond efficiently during the Easter break, which is the peak domestic vacation period. This is the first year...
March 18, 2015
San Juan.- Puerto Rico Police United Rapid Action Force (FURA) agents on Tuesday seized 1.1 tons of cocaine and arrested 14 Dominicans who were awaiting for the drug aboard a boat near the islandâs north coast, officials said,...
March 17, 2015
Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.- Interpolâs Dominican branch on Sunday arrested a Canadian wanted on an international warrant in connection with fraud and money laundering.
March 13, 2015
Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.- A total of 23 people were arrested, including 16 Americans, charged with people trafficking and prostitution, local media report.
March 6, 2015
Higuey, Dominican Republic.- An Altagracia province court on Wednesday handed down unprecedented 15-year prison sentences against four men convicted separately of smuggling 81 mostly Haitian boatpeople to Puerto Rico.