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Saturday, June 24, 2017

PM, AG engaging in ‘juvenile antics’ – Nandlall

…accuses them of trying to convert High Court judge from “victim to villain” Less than 24 hours after Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo requested that High...

Businesswoman arrested at CJIA over undeclared US$44,000 released on self-bail

  A 36-year-old South Ruimveldt woman, who was arrested by the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) after failing to declare a large amount of US...

Opposition Leader conducts Essequibo outreaches

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo, General Secretary of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP), has, over the past weekend, been leading a team in outreaches along...

GPSU ELECTIONS: Showdown ensues over ‘irregularity’

… Police called in to pacify situation High drama surrounded the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) elections on Saturday as Police had to be called...

Govt misleads: Basil Blackman still honorary advisor

Basil Blackman has confirmed he still holds the position of an honorary advisor under the Ministry of the Presidency (MoTP) even though the Government...

Body of labourer fished out of canal in Port Mourant

The body of Corentyne labourer Jhabal Lutchena of King Street, Williamsburg was fished out of a canal at Follow-Up Backdam, Port Mourant, East Berbice. Based...

Police Women Association hosts annual hat show, tea party

A bevy of women, elegantly clad in Easter-themed outfits and intricately designed hats, showed up in support of the Guyana Association of Women Police...

Easter, a time for reflection

Easter is widely celebrated around the world by Christians. Guyana celebrates Easter with a long weekend from Friday, a national holiday to Monday. There are outdoor activities...

Amid increasing complaints, Dynamic Airways fined $25M by US authority

- one popular case is of a bride who allegedly missed her own wedding because of the delays/cancellations Dynamic International Airways has been fined US$120,000...

VAT on Education: Govt to meet with parents, operators of private schools

-  after weeks of widespread condemnation The concerns and protests against the 14 per cent Value Added Tax (VAT) on private education tuition fees have...

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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...

Lawrence announces new drug procurement process to take effect from Monday

Minister of Public Health, Volda Lawrence, has indicated that the revised drug procurement process will officially be implemented next week. Starting on Monday, June 26,...

Jamaica perfects art of developing sprinters

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AFP) — When Usain Bolt hangs up his running spikes after the World Championships in August, the athletics world will bid farewell...

West Indies bowl, Kuldeep debuts for India

West Indies asked India to bat on what Jeffrey Dujon described as a "tie-dye t-shirt", a surface difficult to predict. The patterns on the...

United States suspends all Brazilian meat imports

(BBC) The United States has suspended Brazilian meat imports over "recurring concerns about the safety of products intended for the American market". Several countries banned...