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Saturday, June 24, 2017

Miss India Guyana delegates encouraged to become role models

The 10 young ladies vying for the Miss India Guyana title, were on Friday encouraged to not only carry their appearance and behaviour the...

Smartphones that charge in five minutes ‘could arrive next year’

By Chris Baraniuk Technology reporter (BBC) Smartphones with batteries that fully charge in five minutes could be available to consumers next year. The technology was first...

Serena Williams hints at pregnancy with ’20 weeks’ post

(AFP) Tennis great Serena Williams hinted Tuesday that she's expecting her first child, posting a photo of herself on Snapchat captioned "20 weeks". The photo...

Office of climate change launches entity logo

The Office of Climate Change in the Ministry of Presidency today launched the official logo of the entity which was designed in the context...

Bizarre Ronaldo statue overshadows airport naming event

(BBC) Football fans have been questioning the resemblance of a statue of Cristiano Ronaldo unveiled on the Portuguese island of Madeira. Many on social media...

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...

Scenes from Holi 2017

Inspire Inc at the National Stadium Inspire Inc's annual phagwah celebrations held yesterday at the National Stadium Providence, saw a massive crowd of Guyanese in...

GIIAA to host “Garv Aur Izzat” at NCC tonight

...in commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Abolition of Indian Indentureship in Guyana March 2017, marks 100 years since the Indian Indentureship Scheme...

Hilarious theatre production ‘Woman-in-Law’ for NCC

The National Cultural Centre is the place to be from March 24 to 26, for one of the most hilarious theatrical productions, titled ‘Woman-in-Law'. It...

Recent Articles

Berbice flooded by heavy rainfall

…Hope Canal saves Mahaica/Mahaicony farmers A deluge which started on Thursday afternoon and continued until Friday morning has left residential areas along the 85-mile length...

1,164 work permits issued in 2016- Felix

Minister of Citizenship, Winston Felix who has direct responsibilities for the Department of Citizenship within the Ministry of Presidency (MOTP) told the Department of...

Truckers lament deplorable interior roads, economic downturn

Reports of an economic downturn were personified by a group of truck operators who travelled from the interior to Georgetown on Friday to complain...

EYEWITNESS: Diversification…

…in agriculture Once again, your Eyewitness isn’t quite sure why so many persons have their drawers in a knot over the “policies” of the Government....

PME result suggests 8-year-old was strangled to death

The 8-year-old boy whose body was discovered in a shallow marsh in Sophia on Tuesday evening died from asphyxiation due to compression to the...

T&T man gets 20 years jail for sex acts on 15-yr-old daughter

(Trinidad Guardian) A Mayaro father regarded as a community stalwart will spend the next 20 years in jail for committing five sex acts on...

ICC backs World XI games in Lahore

Pakistan could host a World XI in Lahore for three T20s later this year, if all goes to plan. The ICC Board extended support...

Traffic Chief warns operators against using private cars as taxis

Traffic Chief, Superintendent Dion Moore is calling on citizens to be cognisant of private cars operating as taxis for their own safety. The Department of...

Adult & child friendly introduction to Parliament booklets launched

...handed over to Parliament's library for public viewing Two booklets -one for adults and an illustrated version for school aged students- along with their...

Social Cohesion Ministry working to strengthen capacity at community level – Dr Norton

Over the next six months the Ministry of Social Cohesion will be working to develop and strengthen the capacities of community leaders and other...