August, 2012

Brazilian fugitive claiming he is Guyanese by birth

Stabroek News, Guyana: Brazilian fugitive Euclid Da Silva, who was captured by local police on Wednesday, is being questioned by the authorities in relation to several offences which led to him returning to these shores after escaping a Boa Vista prison in July.

Region watching Tropical Storm Leslie

Nation News, Barbados: Residents in the Leeward Islands were following the progress of Tropical Storm Leslie that the Miami-based National Hurricane Center (NHC) said is strengthening and could become a hurricane later on Friday.

VIDEO PICK: Barack Obama sings Call Me Maybe

Cose to 600,000 videos mentioning Obama or Romney have been uploaded to YouTube and topping the list of these videos is baracksdubs’ “Barack Obama Singing Call Me Maybe,” by Carly Rae Jepsen, which has racked up over 24 million views in just a few months.