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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

‘Africa Unite’ musical showcase for Congress Place on Sunday

A host of international and local Guyanese artistes are expected to set the stage on fire at the Congress Place Auditorium on Sunday as...

Pregnant Beyonce photo mesmerises America

By Kate Dailey, BBC reporter, Washington Less than two weeks into Donald Trump's presidency, it seemed the only news from here on out would be...

Miss France beats Haiti and Colombia to clinch Miss Universe title

(CNN) Miss France is the new Miss Universe. Decked out in a gold-sequined gown, 24-year-old dental surgery student Iris Mittenaere beat 12 other finalists...

Paris Jackson: ‘My father was murdered’

Michael Jackson's only daughter, Paris, says she believes her father was murdered. In her first in-depth interview (published yesterday), Paris told Rolling Stone she was...

Madonna: ‘Blowing up White House’ taken out of context

(CNN) Madonna was just trying to express herself at the Women's March on Saturday. But the superstar singer stirred controversy with some of her more...

‘An Unsuitable Boy’

Why a Bollywood memoir has kicked up a storm about being gay in India (BBC)  Bollywood director and talk show host Karan Johar's autobiography has...

Dethroned Miss India Guyana refutes allegations

By Ramona Luthi In light of the recent incident, where Brittany Singh the winner of Miss India-Guyana 2016 was dethroned  by the pageant organizers over...

Miss India Guyana 2016 dethroned

Miss India Guyana 2016, Brittany Singh has been stripped of her titles as Miss India Guyana 2016, Miss India Worldwide Top 10 and Miss...

Police arrest 17 in France over Kardashian robbery

(Reuters) Police in France arrested 17 people on Monday over a robbery in which reality TV star Kim Kardashian was held at gunpoint in...

Award-winning Indian actor Om Puri dead at 66

New Delhi (CNN) Critically acclaimed Indian actor Om Puri has died at the age of 66. According to a friend close to him, the star of...

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Rupununi Music and Arts Festival comes to Georgetown

The Rupununi Music and Arts Festival will be coming to Georgetown and according to Festival Director, Dr Bob Ramdhanie, including Georgetown in the programming...

Letter: Public Security & Public Service Ministries need to treat staff better

Dear Editor, Public servants are persons who choose to use their expertise to serve their nation. However, the unfortunate and glaring reality is it seems...

Govt insincere about local democracy, flouting promises- Luncheon

The Government has not been acting in accordance to their promise of regenerating local democracy, according to former Cabinet Secretary, Dr Roger Luncheon yesterday....

Letter: Community shocked at immigration raids in ‘Little Guyana’, NYC

Dear Editor, Caribbean immigrants in New York have reported that Federal Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) Agents of Homeland Security raided restaurants, stores and other job...

‘This is hell’: Inside a Haitian prison

(BBC) Haitian prisons are notoriously overcrowded and inmates spend years in pre-trial detention. Photographer Dieu Nalio Chery, from the Associated Press news agency, has...

March trial date set for Omar Shariff, wife

Omar Shariff, former Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of the Presidency, along with his reputed wife Savitri Hardeo are set to go to trial...

Pope decries ‘populist rhetoric’ fuelling fear of immigrants

By Philip Pullella, Vatican City Pope Francis called on Tuesday for a radical change of attitude towards immigrants, saying they should be welcomed with dignity...

Brexit: 4.2 million migrants still wait to learn their fate

It's one of the core tenets of the European Union: Citizens should be able to move freely between countries -- no questions asked. But what...

Bulkan, King no-show in court

Parking meter challenge High Court Judge Brassington Reynolds has given Town Clerk, Royston King and Communities Minister Ronald Bulkan two weeks to file and serve...

AFC Councillor, father, neighbour charged for vigilante killing

An Alliance For Change (AFC) Councillor along with her father and another man were on Monday arraigned for the vigilante killing of 22-year-old Shereffudeen...