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First ever Drum Fest 2018 to be held in June

The sounds of the drums will come alive with great pump and ceremony this June as the first ever “Drum Fest 2018” will be...

‘Case closed’ in Bollywood star’s death

(BBC) Police in Dubai have closed the case into the death of Bollywood star Sridevi Kapoor after handing over her body to relatives. The actress,...

Bollywood star Sridevi’s death ‘accidental drowning’

(BBC) Superstar Bollywood actress Sridevi Kapoor died of accidental drowning, a Dubai post-mortem report has said. The 54-year-old actress, known simply as Sridevi, drowned in...

Photos: Mashramani 2018 parade

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‘Racist’ white powder letter sent to Meghan Markle

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — A letter with white powder was sent to Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle, the Evening Standard newspaper...

‘Black Panther’ scores highest Monday ever with US$40.2m

(AP) With a massive US$40.2 million in ticket sales Monday, "Black Panther" has notched the biggest Monday ever at the box office and pushed...

Visitors get a glimpse of what to expect for Mash 2018

Earlier today (Monday), arriving passengers at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) got a glimpse of what to expect for Mashramani 2018. Upon their...

Dwight Yorke being sued by soca monarch

(CMC) — Former Trinidad & Tobago and Manchester United footballer Dwight Yorke is being sued by reigning Chutney Soca Monarch Neval Chatelal for the...

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CWI set for talks with exiled quartet

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Cricket West Indies chief executive, Johnny Grave, plans to meet with a quartet of exiled players following the...

US Judge rules against ending programme to protect Dreamers

WASHINGTON, United States (AP) — A federal judge has ruled against the Trump administration's decision to end a programme protecting some young immigrants from...

Strong team shortlisted for Bolivia Volleyball Invitational

As the Bolivia Volleyball Invitational looms nearer, some 16 males were shortlisted to be part of the national senior team who will represent Guyana...

Gold medalist Doris says ‘doing well for the country is always important’

Guyana, a country undoubtedly beaming with talented sportsmen and women, more often than not finds one thing challenging: transferring domestic dominance to the international...

Lindener to serve 2 counts of life in prison for raping 8-y-o girl

A trade unionist was jailed after he was found guilty on two counts of rape on Tuesday. The jury returned with a guilty verdict,...

No tax amnesty for Billions owed by GSL – GRA

One month after Guyana Stores Limited (GSL) lost its legal battle against the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), regarding the payment of Corporation Tax, it...

UG introduces refrigerant management course

The University of Guyana (UG) today launched a refrigerant management and equipment presentation course that teaches new and emerging technologies to replace chemicals that...

Kitty Roundabout nearing completion

The Kitty Roundabout is about a month away from completion. This is according to Senior Engineer at the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Sherod Parkinson. “We’re...

45 indigenous communities to be titled, demarcated

The Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs has successfully completed the investigations for 45 hinterland communities identified for land titling and demarcation. This was confirmed...

Vessel seized with smuggled fuel to pay $36M in taxes- GRA

A shipping vessel which was discovered with over 200,000 gallons of suspected smuggled fuel during last week will have to pay some $36 million...