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September 6, 2017

Cricket

‘To get to 500 was tremendous for me’ Courtney Walsh talks about playing alongside fellow West Indian legends, how he got match-fit, and his captaincy stint

That’s 924 Test wickets right there GLEANINGS INTERVIEW BY MOHAMMAD ISAM | SEPTEMBER 6, 2017 The last thing I can remember in Adelaide in 1993was speaking to Desmond Haynes when Curtly [Ambrose] was finishing his over. I told Desmond, “If we don’t win this match in this over, we are going to lose it….

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Lessons from the Kenyan elections

By Henry Jeffrey stabroek news september, 6 2017 The decision by the Kenyan Supreme Court to annul the reelection of President Uhuru Kenyatta brought back memories of the October 1998 decision by the British House of Lords that stripped the late Chilean President August Pinochet of his immunities and allowed for his arrest…

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An Act of Faith. Part One.

By stabroek news Staff Writer September 4, 2017   Address by Dr. Harold A. Drayton, on the occasion of the launch of his book, An Accidental Life, University of Guyana, August 24, 2017 To the memory of Walter Rodney and Josh Ramsammy I thank our University, and especially Deputy Vice Chancellor, Dr. Barbara…

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WPA declares support for Lands CoI -pillories PPP/C

 By stabroek news Staff Writer  september 5, 2017 The Working People’s Alliance (WPA) yesterday declared its support for the Lands Commission of Inquiry (CoI), charging that 23 years of PPP/C rule had seen the country retrogressing on the “burning issue of land rights and justice”. Saying that a commission on land…

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