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Monday, August 21, 2017

PSC chides Govt on Broadcasting Bill

- dubs it “Flawed Amendment to Flawed Act” The Private Sector Commission (PSC) said it has noted with increasing concern, the passing last Friday,...

Govt Minister frustrated, disappointed with GPL’s blackout woes

Public Infrastructure Minister David Patterson is disappointed with the recent spate of blackouts and will dedicate the parliamentary recess to intervene and find solutions. According...

Impounding of stray animals’ waiver ends

The Public Security Ministry wishes to inform the general public and animal owners that the waiver on the impounding of stray animals has ended. “The...

UPDATE: Another plane crashes at Eteringbang

- injured pilot rushed to hospital  The pilot of the crashed Wing's Airline aircraft, Dominique Waddell, was this afternoon brought down to the Eugine...

Crabwood Creek man ‘disappears’ during fishing expedition

three in custody A labourer of Crabwood Creek, Upper Corentyne is feared dead after he went on a fishing expedition on Sunday and...

Kato School ready for Sept opening

After years of being mired in controversy surrounding its structural standard, remedial works on the Kato Secondary School have been completed, and all is...

5 injured in 4-vehicle accident at Mahaicony

Five persons, including a five-year-old, were rushed to the Mahaicony Cottage Hospital, East Coast Demerara (ECD) following an accident involving four vehicles on the...

Charity labourer commits suicide

reportedly after enduring years of prolonged domestic problems  A 41-year-old labourer of New Road village on the Essequibo Coast has tragically ended his life...

Jagdeo says Guyana heading towards dictatorship

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has hit out at the coalition Government for allegedly making moves to control the legislature and the Judiciary, terming the...

56-yr-old woman perishes in fire at Enterprise

Police, in a statement, have said that 56-year-old domestic worker Amilia Sookdeo perished in a fire of unknown origin which completely razed her 16’...

Recent Articles

Toshaos urged to protect Amerindian communities from criminals

As mystery continues to surround the discovery of an illegal aircraft in North Rupununi, Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo), President David Granger has said...

Carifesta XIII kicks off with grand display

…Guyana steals spotlight at opening night Following an unfortunate delay in the commencement of the Caribbean’s major festival as a result of the passage of...

Bandits strike at West Canje

2 homes broken into Two homes in West Canje, Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) were burglarised on Sunday night and more than $1 million...

Amazon Warriors mentored students with disabilities

Just hours after the Guyana Amazon Warriors swept their way to the first home victory in this year’s CPL tournament, the local team on...

Jawalla freak storm: Emergency supplies flown in

CDC assessing situation Following Friday’s freak storm in Jawalla, Region 7, that claimed the life of a pregnant woman, the Guyana Civil Defence...

Build partnerships for sustainable livelihood and “the good life” -Minister Allicock at NTC 2017

Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affair Sydney Allicock enjoined the building of  partnerships for sustainable livelihood and the good life, as representatives from some 215...

LETTER: Establishment of the NTC under previous administration ushered in a new era

Dear Editor, I happily join in welcoming the several hundred Amerindian toshaos, councillors and other elected representatives of the Amerindian villages and communities across Guyana...

Four arraigned for armed robbery

Four men, including a father of four children, were earlier today (Monday), arraigned when they appeared at the Leonora Magistrate Court charged for carrying...

Essequibo businessman remanded to prison for ganja, cocaine bust

An Essequibo Coast, Region Two businessman was on Monday remanded to prison when he appeared before Magistrate Ester Sam slapped with a narcotics trafficking...

African cultural committee proposes local secretariat

- President promises to give due consideration As the local African community gathered at the Critchlow Labour College Auditorium on Sunday to take part...