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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Basil Williams should be removed from his post- Opposition Leader

The Leader of the Opposition, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo suggested that Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Basil Williams, SC, be removed from his...

Market vendors, consumers lament state of economy

- Opposition Leader says VAT measures killing commerce Visits to the Mahaica, Annandale and Mon Repos municipal markets, on the East Coast of Demerara, on...

TERI helps local businesses cut energy costs significantly

By Devina Samaroo For over five years, local businesses in the Private and Public sectors, as well as households, have been cutting their energy consumption...

Berbice fisherman drowns following boat explosion

A fisherman is now dead and a boat destroyed, following a mishap at Number 66 Village Corentyne in Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) on Saturday. Dead...

Exxon Mobil confirms new oil discovery in Snoek well offshore Guyana

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) announced today positive results on the Snoek well offshore Guyana, confirming a new discovery on the Stabroek Block. Drilling...

“I don’t know about apology” – AG

- Judge threat allegations …defends his actions in court Although Justice Franklin Holder has called on Attorney General Basil Williams to apologise for his outbursts in...

Mashramani co-founder, former GuySuCo Chairman dies

…touched everyone’s life – family recalls Former Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) Chairman and Mashramani co-founder, Michael Anthony John Brassington who died on Sunday was remembered...

Amerindians reject Govt’s ploy to set up land CoI

President David Granger on Tuesday remained unfazed as yet another group of Amerindian leaders rejected Government’s decision to establish a Commission of Inquiry (CoI)...

Opposition Leader meets UG Vice Chancellor

- visits Texila American University campus at Providence Leader of the Opposition Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, today, met with Vice-Chancellor of the University of Guyana, Professor...

Death of magistrate and AG’s ominous remarks to judge must be investigated – PPP

The Opposition People's Progressive Party (PPP) said it is "deeply concerned about the reckless utterances" and their implications made by Attorney General Basil Williams...

Recent Articles

Govt’s new pharmaceutical importation system introduced

…privileges brand-name medication …more expense for ordinary citizens ...favours large foreign companies says stakeholders A regional hub will now recommend approval for pharmaceuticals to be imported into...

Police bust man hiding under the bed with 2 kilos of cannabis

Police ranks in ‘A’ Division acting on information, went to a house at Gym Yard, Albouys Street, Albouystown, about 18:40hrs on Tuesday and conducted...

Rose Hall sugar workers turn out in droves to protest possible closure

Hundreds of field and factory workers of Rose Hall Estate on Tuesday morning staged a protest outside the Estate’s Administrative Office objecting to plans...

Witness reportedly offered money to support complainant’s claim

... in alleged plot to assassinate the President As the probe into the alleged assassination plot against President David Granger deepens, police have discovered that...

Mahaica man charged for wife’s death in 2015 accident

…as truck runs off Lethem Pirara Bridge Two years after his wife was killed in a gruesome accident on a remote trail in the Lethem...

Cuban national to be deported for overstaying time in Guyana

-          also fined $20,000 Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan, on Tuesday,  fined yet another Cuban for overstaying his time in Guyana when he appeared before her...

Woman jailed for killing best friend in ‘jealous’ rage

-          sentenced to 8 years behind bars The now 20-year-old woman, Angelique Williams, who was charged for murdering her pregnant best friend in 2015, was...

High Court order granted restraining SOCU, GPF from seizing law books- Nandlall

The Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) and Guyana Police Force (GPF) were today (Tuesday) blocked from seizing fifteen Commonwealth law books from the possession...

Works on Liliendaal Bridge 65 per cent complete – Patterson

Rehabilitation works on the Liliendaal Bridge, located in Greater Georgetown, is now approximately 65 per cent complete and the Public Infrastructure Ministry is pushing...

Duplexes, townhouses’ construction to start in regions shortly – CH&PA

The Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA) expects to roll-out the construction of the duplexes and townhouses in Regions 2, 3, 5, 6, 7...