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Monday, December 11, 2017

GTT calls for audit into Digicel’s ‘illegal’ bypass with Suriname

Guyana Telephone Telegraph (GTT) has called for an independent audit into Digicel Guyana Inc unlicensed trans-border link between Guyana and Suriname that has been...

Pharmagen denies giving IPA permission to import narcotics

Pharmagen International Inc has denied giving permission to the International Pharmaceutical Agency (IPA) to import narcotic drugs on its behalf. Pharmagen told Guyana Times that...

Guyana to attend ICT symposium – event to address establishment of region’s ICT space

Cabinet has approved Guyana’s participation in the Caribbean Telecommunications Technology, Information Communications Technology (ICT) Week. A symposium will be held in Antigua and Barbuda from...

Abrams Zuil man wanted for causing death by dangerous driving

Police are seeking Nucklus Singh, 21, who is wanted for questioning in relation to Causing Death by Dangerous Driving, committed on Chandanie Dass on...

Passport applications among Govt services to go digital

As Guyana moves to capitalise on the advances of the World Wide Web, citizens will no longer be required to travel vast distances to...

GTT reduces cost of Gold and Silver Internet plans

–  company continues to help bridge digital divide Effective January 1, 2017 GTT is offering significant reductions in the cost of the company’s residential...

Facebook bug ‘kills’ users in ‘terrible error’

(BBC) An unusual bug on Facebook briefly labelled many people as dead. The error on Friday caused the social network to show a memorial...

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...

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Chaos in Parliament …in photos

Scenes from the chaos in Parliament today (Monday). Photos by Carl Croker ...

Chaos in Parliament: No agreement reached with Speaker – Jagdeo

...says Opposition MPs to sit-in until session ends  Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, following the meeting with Speaker of the National Assembly Dr Barton Scotland...

Jason Abdulla jailed for faeces assault on Freddie Kissoon

…McCoy, Hinds found not guilty Kwame McCoy and Sean Hinds were found not guilty of committing common assault on Columnist, Freddie Kissoon, while Opposition People's...

Five arrested for murder of Qualfon receptionist

Police say five male suspects have been taken into custody in connection with the murder of Ranella Benfield, 18 years, of 99 Canterbury Walk, Beterverwagting,...

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma tie the knot in Italy

(BBC) Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma have tied the knot in Italy, after weeks of speculation that they were...

Baby formula maker issues global recall over salmonella fears

PARIS, France (AP) — Baby milk maker Lactalis and French authorities have ordered a global recall of millions of products over fears of salmonella...

Armed duo carjack West Bank Demerara man at gunpoint

A West Minister, West Bank Demerara (WBD) man was on Sunday night robbed of his Toyota Allion motorcar when two armed men attacked him...

LETTER: Govt to be blamed for ‘bungling’ the signing bonus

My initial thinking is that the coalition Government's handling, if not bungling, of the signing bonus with ExxonMobil resulted from inexperience, if not incompetence,...

Chaos in Parliament: Female PPP/C MP reportedly assaulted by Police

...Jagdeo says Speaker should be held accountable  Chaos erupted in Guyana's National Assembly today (Monday) as Opposition People's Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Members of Parliament were...

Body of Qualfon employee found in cemetery with face mutilated

The partially decomposed body of a Qualfon employee was on Monday morning discovered in a cemetery at Beterverwagting, East Coast Demerara (ECD). The woman has...