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Friday, December 15, 2017

Woman has baby using ovary frozen in childhood

(BBC) A woman has given birth in London after doctors restored her fertility using frozen ovarian tissue removed when she was a young child. The...

One hour after birth, baby falls off cot at GPHC

– The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) says it is investigating an incident where a baby fell off a cot just one hour...

3-year-old toddler dies, parents blame GPHC, call for probe

-"Child was moved against the advice of the medical practitioners"- GPHC CEO By Lakhram Bhagirat Samantha Kandasammy and Michael Singh, the parents of three-year-old Anisha Singh,...

Norton admits corruption abounds in local health sector

- says drug procurement change led to countrywide shortages … staff pressured to cancel bids, re-tender to accommodate favoured companies ― source The explosive revelations about...

Food & Drug lists 26 companies licenced to provide treated water

The Government Analyst-Food & Drug Department has listed for health and safety purposes, 26 companies that are currently licenced to provide treated water to...

25 Medex unemployed 2 years after completing programme

Nearly two years after completing the Public Health Ministry’s Medex programme, several graduates are still awaiting employment. According to a Guyana Times report, there are...

Cummings-Lodge decomposing body: Man died as a result of malaria, typhoid

The post mortem examination conducted on the body of the 35-year-old man whose partially decomposed body was found in his Cummings-Lodge home on Monday...

Jaguar attacks on the rise in Region Two..woman barely escapes

Over 100 dogs have gone missing and the carcasses of scores of livestock in Essequibo have been discovered recently following a number of jaguar...

Suicide help line saved life of 19-Y-0

- The Ministry of Public Health’s interagency suicide prevention helpline has been proving to be very helpful to many Guyanese since its establishment....

Norton roasted for constantly being embroiled in one scandal after another

Opposition MPs 'fed-up' with his continuous misleading public statements urge Gov't  to stop interfering in functioning of statutory authorities, particularly those designed to...

Recent Articles

LETTER: Let common sense prevail

Dear Editor, Did President David Granger break the law with regards to the US$18m ExxonMobil signing bonus being placed into a bank account at the...

Plumber robbed in Campbell Avenue by bicycle bandits

A Plumber who was making his way home in the wee hours of Friday morning was accosted and robbed of his plumbing tools and...

No concrete plan for future of GuySuCo

…Negotiations still ongoing for payment of retrenched workers By Michael Younge The Peoples National Congress-led A Partnership for National Unity and Alliance for Change Government...

Nominees to fill substantive position of top Judicial officials identified- says President

Nominees for two top judicial positions have already been identified and could be appointed with the approval of the Leader of the Opposition. This is...

Diamond taxi driver assaulted, carjacked by armed bandits

A female in the company of two men in the wee hours of Friday morning reportedly assaulted and robbed a Diamond taxi driver of...

Man robbed in bar at Friendship by lone gunman

A business Manager was on Thursday night held up and robbed of his valuables in a bar at Friendship, Public Road, East Bank Demerara...

‘Security of Parliament in these times is assured’- says Acting Top Cop

Acting Commissioner of Police, David Ramnarine has said that while the recent incidents in Parliament convey the impression that the security situation in the...

In T&T: Bandit, 15, slain, cop wounded

(Trinidad Guardian) Three days after PC Richard Babwah was killed during a shootout with bandits, another officer was shot under similar circumstances in Marabella. Yesterday,...

Suspected car thief who escaped custody recaptured- Police

A man who had escaped Police custody in October of this year, and who a wanted bulletin was issued for, was minutes before Friday...

Samuels, Joseph ruled out of New Zealand ODIs

Marlon Samuels, Sunil Narine and Alzarri Joseph have been ruled out of West Indies' limited-overs leg of New Zealand. While Samuels was pulled out due to an injured...