1986 World Cup Soccer Hero Maradona is Dead

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Nov 25, CMC – Argentina 1986 World Cup hero, Diego Maradona, a favourite of scores of Caribbean fans, died on Wednesday...

Punjab Avenue and the Guyanese Community in Queens, New York  

By Dr Dhanpaul Narine If, from the public steps, you make your way onto Liberty Avenue and Lefferts Boulevard, you might ask, “where is the...

Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions Club Honors LCI’s Int. First Vice...

Recently, the Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions Club (RHSOPLC) hosted the International First Vice-President of Lions Clubs International, Lion Douglas X Alexander, during a...

Khaleel Anderson: Assembly Member, District 31

PROFILE OF THE MONTH By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine The year 2019 saw the advent of youth into local politics. They threw their hats in the ring,...

President-Elect Joe Biden Pledges to Protect DACA  Recipients

By Chaitram Aklu Former Vice President and President-Elect Joe Biden (Photo by C. Aklu) On November 9, US President–Elect Joseph Biden announced that on day one...

Raj “the Duke” Doobay Slams Unbeaten Fifty

ONDRIVE with Sham Samaroo   New York, November 11, 2020 -- Fifty years ago on a blessed Sunday morning in Enmore, cricket’s El Duque, Raj Doobay,...

Caribbean Leaders Congratulate US President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Harris

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Nov 7, CMC – Caribbean leaders were over the weekend extending congratulations to the United States President-elect, Joe Biden and his Vice...

Absolutely Biden Will Win US Presidency

By Dr. Vishnu Bisram Absolutely Joe Biden will win the Presidency. It will take several more days to get official results. But it is clear...

American Electile Dysfunction?

By Dr. Vishnu Bisram Although the US election results is not yet known three days after the election. This is not “electile dysfunction” — the...

Ralph Gonsalves Creates History as he Leads Ruling Party to Fifth...

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent, Nov 5, CMC – Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves created history in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) when he led his ruling...

Caribbean American Legislators Victorious in US Elections

By Nelson A. King NEW YORK, Nov 4, CMC – Even as a clear winner is yet to be determined between Republican President Donald J....

US Approves Sale of Four Helicopters to Guyana

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Nov. 1, CMC – The US State Department has approved the sale of four helicopters and related equipment to Guyana at an...

Union Calls for Independent Evaluation Following Rejection of Oil Bid

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Nov 2, CMC – Patriotic Energies and Technologies Co Ltd is calling on the Trinidad and Tobago government to allow...

Not the Representation we Need

(Response to Op-ed by Dr. Vishnu Bisram headlined 'Vote on Tuesday') On November 1st, The West Indian published an opinion piece by Dr. Vishnu Bisram...

Indo-Caribbean Participation in American Politics

By Dr Vishnu Bisram This coming Tuesday is America’s general elections. How widespread is Indo Caribbean participation in American politics? Will the Indo Caribbean vote...

Vote on Tuesday!

By Dr. Vishnu Bisram This Tuesday, November 3, is “Voting Day” all over the USA for the President, Congress, statewide offices, Council and other Citywide...

Teenage Woman is the Youngest to Die from COVID-19 in Trinidad...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Oct 28, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago health authorities Wednesday confirmed that the country had recorded its youngest death from...

Guyana Police Probe Suspected Murder of 86-year-old Shopkeeper

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Oct 26, CMC – Police were probing the death of an 86-year-old shopkeeper, whose body was found with her hands and feet...

Chief Justice to Hear Arguments on Election Petitions Filed by Main...

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Oct. 22, CMC – Guyana’s acting Chief Justice Roxane George-Wiltshire, will on November 24, commence hearing arguments on preliminary issues raised in...

Trinidad and Tobago Authorities Examining Ways for Nationals Overseas to Return...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Oct 24, CMC – The Trinidad and Tobago government Saturday hinted at a “cautious reopening of our borders” as it...