31 C
Georgetown, Guyana
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Major ‘Hackathon’ competition launched

A number of software developers, computer programmers, graphic designers and others on the creative side of ICT development will have a chance to put...

Original owner of lost wedding band found half a world away

(St Lucia News Online) The mysterious lost wedding ring found at the bottom of the Caribbean sea off the coast of St. Lucia has...

Jamaican-born UK citizen detained in Trinidad after Caribbean Airlines mix-up

(Jamaica Observer) When Dudley Smith boarded his Caribbean Airlines flight to Barbados at the Norman Manley International Airport on August 26 he never dreamt...

Dominant Pakistan six wickets from 2-0

Declaring at lunch to give themselves five sessions to bowl West Indies out, Pakistan took emphatic strides towards an unassailable 2-0 lead, picking up...

Remembering Steve Jobs on the 5th anniversary of his death

(CNN) Bryson Gardner was in a meeting at Apple's headquarters on October 5, 2011, when he received a text from his wife: Steve Jobs...

Guyana’s eGovernment project picking up pace …100 institutions connected to network

The eGovernment Agency has completed the first phase of the Improving Digital Equity, Access and Learning (IDEAL) Programme, which has provided for 100 institutions...

President underlines need to connect every school through ICTs

President David Granger has emphasised the need to connect every school in the country through Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in order to transform...

President says will ensure all public places have Internet access

As a means of keeping up with the new age of technological advancement, the Guyana Government will ensure that all public places, particularly schools,...

From Nebraska to Guyana: A world of difference for Peace Corps volunteer

By Courtney Brummer-Clark / World-Herald staff writer Every day for the past year, Emily Garcia has grabbed a basket of laundry and walked a short...

Gov’t should convene special meeting to examine possible implications of Brexit – Jagdeo

Dire consequences could be looming ahead for Guyana if it does not take the necessary precautions to secure itself from possible repercussions of the...

Recent Articles

Pakistan beat West Indies by seven wickets

(CMC)  Pakistan defeated West Indies by seven wickets, 20 minutes after lunch on the final day of the opening Test at Sabina Park today. Scores: WEST...

GTT says expect ‘intermittent outages’ as company upgrades broadband network

...for 'greater speed and reliability' The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph (GTT) company has announced that work is well underway to apply the latest generation...

Men’s cricket a chance for 2022 Commonwealth Games

Men's cricket could return to the Commonwealth Games as early as 2022 if Birmingham is chosen as host city. ESPNcricinfo understands that the city has...

Trump’s UK state visit plans put queen in ‘difficult position’

(AP) The British government is holding fast to plans to invite US President Donald Trump for a state visit even as protests mount. Peter Ricketts,...

Man busted with cocaine pellets in stomach to be charged soon

A 26-year-old man of East Ruimveldt, Georgetown, who was arrested as he was about to board a Caribbean Airlines flight to The Bahamas last...

Self-confessed bandit to serve 56 months behind bars

A 39-year-old man was on Monday arraigned before City Magistrate Judy Latchman on a charge of armed robbery, and was slapped with a 56-month...

BREAKING: Bagotstown man stabbed to death, 1 in custody

One man is now dead while another is in police custody following a stabbing an hour ago in Water Street, Bagotstown, East Bank Demerara. Details...

Block maker’s murder: Reputed wife, hitman to stand trial in High Court

Magistrate Judy Latchman declared on Monday that the court found a prima facie case had been made against the prime suspect and his accomplice...

GNBA Chairman hands over advice for broadcast legislation to PM

Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo who is currently performing the functions of President, yesterday, received advice on the Broadcasting Regulations from Chairman of the Guyana...

Suspect in alleged assassination plot on the President nowhere to be found- Police

The man who is at the center of the probe in the alleged plot to assassinate the President is now nowhere to be found. Crime...