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Thursday, May 24, 2018

CDB, CARICOM partner to implement Human Resource Development Strategy

The Caribbean Development Bank and the CARICOM Secretariat on Monday, May 22, 2018, launched a three-day workshop designed to focus on the implementation, coordination...

Murdered Herstelling woman died from drowning-PME

The post mortem examination (PME) conducted on the 32-year-old woman who was reportedly killed by her reputed husband on Monday last revealed that she...

Caretaker of licenced liquor business fleeced by men pretending to be GRA agents

A 67-year-old caretaker of a licenced liquor business was on Tuesday morning scammed of almost $300,000 in liquor and cash from two men pretending...

Bandits invade home of Craig businesswoman, escape with cash, vehicle

The 56-year-old owner of the Lalbeharry Poultry Farm is now counting her losses after three armed bandits stormed her Craig, East Bank Demerara (EBD)...

Plans for over $400M City Hall restoration underway

The restoration of the City Hall building, estimated at $400 million, was the topic for discussion at a two-day workshop at Duke Lodge which...

BREAKING: 16 alleged victims of human trafficking rescued following raid on Kitty house

Sixteen females are presently providing statements to the Police Major Crimes, Trafficking in Persons Unit after they were rescued on Tuesday following a raid...

IUF urges President Granger to address plight of sugar workers

The International Union of Food, Agricultural, Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Tobacco and Allied Workers’ Association (IUF), an international trade union confederation, is urging the Guyana...

Professional Cricket League squad picks

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Final franchise squads for the upcoming Professional Cricket League, following the players draft at the Cricket West Indies headquarters...

Organisers of ‘Nothing to Laugh About’ say 11th Edition will be “hotter than ever”

The eleventh edition of 'Nothing to Laugh About' will be hosted at the National Cultural Center from June 1 2018 to June 4 2018;...

Bar Association calls out AG over ‘unwarranted attack’ on legal profession

The Bar Council of the Guyana Bar Association has deemed the remarks made by Attorney General (AG) Basil Williams, who was reported in a...

Recent Articles

BREAKING: Four arrested at Garnett St. bar in connection with trafficking of 16 females

Police on Thursday afternoon descended upon a bar located at Garnett Street, Newtown, Kitty, Georgetown and arrested four persons in connection with human trafficking. This...

Derrick Patterson pleads guilty to cocaine trafficking

The younger brother of Public Infrastructure Minister, David Patterson, was on Thursday given the option of paying a hefty fine or being jailed for...

Jagdeo supports decriminalizing possession of small quantities of marijuana

...Does not support legalizing of marijuana however By Ramona Luthi Opposition Leader, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo has pressed his support towards the call for the decriminalization of...

HIV and AIDS cause billions of dollars in lost earnings- ILO report

In addition to human suffering, HIV and AIDS cause billions of dollars in lost earnings, largely as a result of the deaths of hundreds...

Cross dresser slapped with assault charges

A 21-year-old cross dresser was on Thursday released on bail by Magistrate Leron Daly after he appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates' Court charged with,...

KKR spinner Yadav hails ‘extraordinary’ Russell

Kolkata Knight Riders chinaman spinner Kuldeep Yadav has hailed Windies all-rounder Andre Russell for an extraordinary innings in a 25-run eliminator win over Rajastan...

Venezuela’s Maduro sworn in for second 6-year term

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro was sworn in Thursday for a second term as president of the crisis-wracked Latin American country. Maduro swore...

Kaneville housewife succumbs to Kuru-Kururu public road accident

The two vehicle smash-up on the Kuru-Kururu public road, Soedyke/Linden Highway, has claimed its fourth life, Rookmin Indranie ,40, a housewife of Kaneville Squatting...

Police bust Berbice taxi driver with over 3 kilos of compressed cannabis

Acting on intelligence, police in ‘C’ Division on Wednesday about 12:30hrs intercepted a Georgetown-bound hire car, HC 6444, on the Cove and John Public...

CDB, CARICOM partner to implement Human Resource Development Strategy

The Caribbean Development Bank and the CARICOM Secretariat on Monday, May 22, 2018, launched a three-day workshop designed to focus on the implementation, coordination...