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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Actor Bill Paxton dies at 61

(CNN) Actor Bill Paxton, whose extensive career included films such as "The Terminator," "Aliens" and "Titanic," has died, a representative for his family...

Harvard University names Rihanna Humanitarian of the Year

She’s best known for dazzling the world with her music, but a leading United States university says international Barbadian sensation Rihanna also has a...

Region 2 celebrates Mashramani carnival-style

By Indrawattie Natram A colourful, exciting and unified atmosphere prevailed in the township of Anna Regina, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) yesterday (Mash Day) as thousands of...

Scenes from Mash 2017

Photos compliments of Carl Croker and Marceano Narine

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...

Scenes from Miss Mash pageant last night at NCC

The gala Miss Mash pageant was held last night at the National Cultural Center in Georgetown. The Miss Mash Queen Pageant is a home-grown...

The final Wolverine film could reinvent the superhero genre

The X-man’s swan song is a dark, melancholy film that expects us to take it seriously. The surprise is, that for the most part...

Model risks death with stunt atop 1000ft high building

(NEW YORK POST) A Russian stunner who pulled off a death-defying stunt is catching heat from her fans who say that being a daredevil is...

Adele sweeps Grammy awards in upset victory over Beyonce

By Jill Serjeant and Piya Sinha-Roy | LOS ANGELES (Reuters) Adele swept the Grammy Awards on Sunday, taking home statuettes for the top prizes -...

‘Wet Fete Jouvert Party’ for Feb 22

The place to be on the night before the big gyration on Mash Day is no other than Demerara Park for its annual J’Ouvert...

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Hero CPL17: Carib Beer signs up to join the Biggest Party in sport

The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) says they are delighted to welcome Carib Beer as the Official Beer of the biggest party in sport...

MAPM continues call for parking meter revocation, as suspension remains in limbo

Braving the weather, protesters lined up in front of City Hall earlier yesterday, decked in raincoats and holding placards against the paid parking initiative....

Jaguars race to 10-wicket victory

CWI/Digicel PCL Regional 4-Day Tournament 2016-17 - Shiv returns for Pride clash Shimron Hetmyer hit seven fours and a six to finish on 44 not out...

50% off tuition for all Guyanese at Texila University’s new Providence Campus

As the Texila American University prepares to operate its brand new facility at Providence, East Bank Demerara (EBD), Guyanese students can look forward to...

Bandits create havoc in Berbice

…rob 6 families Bandits went on a rampage at the Glasgow New Housing Scheme on the East Bank of Berbice (Region 6, East Berbice-Corentyne) over...

Texila University plans to open specialty hospital in Guyana

Although the Guyana Government has scrapped its plans to establish a specialty hospital in Guyana, Texila University is currently conducting a feasibility study with...

REMOVED: Sand truck operators removed from EBD Highway

…complain of abrupt removal  Sand truck operators who traverse the East Bank Demerara Highway have been hit with a seemingly abrupt decision to prohibit them...

Google to revamp policies, hire staff after UK ad scandal

By Kate Holton Google vowed on Tuesday to police its websites better by ramping up staff numbers and overhauling its policies after several companies deserted...

‘Flash Flood warning is in effect’-hydromet office

Based on a statement from the hydrometeorological office, low lying areas throughout the Regions should brace themselves for floods as continuous downpours throughout tonight...

GPHC Board launches investigation into $605M sole sourcing scandal- Lawrence

The Minister of Public Health told a conference with media operatives today that the Board of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) has launched...