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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

‘Yai’ wanted for murder

- Police have issued a wanted bulletin for Addisena Benjamin called “Yai”  for questioning in relation to the murder of Junior Joseph and...

Body of 25-yr-old man fished out of Berbice River

Loud screams came from the New Amsterdam Ferry Stelling yesterday as the body of a 25-year-old 'block maker' was removed from the Berbice River. Delroy...

GT&T gives $3.5M to Children Costume Parade

By Leroy Smith - The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company on Tuesday (February 4) presented the Ministry of Education with a $3.5M cheque to...

Lands will not be taken away from Guyanese farmers to give to Trinidad– Agri...

Minister of Agriculture, Dr Leslie Ramsammy has made it abundantly clear that no lands will be taken away from Guyanese farmers to give to...

Office of the President driver remanded for possession of unlicensed gun, ammo

A driver attached to the Office of the President was today remanded to prison when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry for having...

Locked away: Life of prisoners on Christmas Day

By Vahnu Manikchand The Christmas holiday is usually when persons spend time and make memories with their families and loved-ones. However, there are some because...

Berbice bus drivers complain of being under pressure …since introduction of water taxis

Over a dozen bus drivers of the Route 56 Minibus Association today, January 8, 2016, met with Minister of Public Infrastructure David Patterson and...

TIGI march against corruption; Gov’t officials a no – show

– In observance of International Corruption Day, the Transparency Institute of Guyana Incorporated (TIGI) on Monday, December 9 marched through the streets of...

Importers disturbed with time frame to ban Styrofoam use

– As Guyana gears to ban the importation and use of Styrofoam, the importers of the product are concerned with the time frame...

Guyana Times/TVG reporters resign over “Glenn Lall” saga

– Three reporters - Leana Bradshaw, Whitney Persaud and Sabatini Daniels employed at Guyana Times/Television Guyana (TVG) Channel 28, resigned with immediate effect...

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Container of dynamite explodes in St Lucia, 4 dead, several injured

Four people are dead and more than a dozen are being treated for serious injuries following an explosion in St Lucia’s north yesterday evening....

Artistic talents at E.R. Burrowes School of Art showcased in OCC’s logo competition

Three students of the E.R. Burrowes School of Art were declared first, second and third place winners of the Office of Climate Change’s (OCC)...

GMSA calls on authorities to take urgent steps to stabilise exchange rate

The Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association (GMSA) today expressed concern at the rate of deterioration of the Guyana dollar and has called on the...

UPDATE: Terror attack at UK Parliament

(BBC) A police officer has been stabbed in the Houses of Parliament in central London, in what police are treating as a terrorist incident. The attacker,...

Farm certification is a requirement for fresh produce export – NAREI

Local farmers who may be thinking of exporting agricultural produce must first ensure that their farm lands are certified by Quarantine Officers who inspect...

Road works in Regions Seven, Eight in the pipe line

Hinterland Engineer, Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Geoffrey Walcott has confirmed that road works are moving apace in Bartica, Region Seven while the Ministry is...

IPA awarded $36.5M contract without licence to import

… danger of dumping pre qualification criteria exposed Public Health Minister Volda Lawrence has revealed that in 2016 and 2017, several firms were awarded contracts...

Assailant shot, at least a dozen injured in incident at UK parliament

(Reuters) An assailant was shot outside the British parliament by armed police, the leader of the House of Commons said on Wednesday after loud...

Berbice youth apologises in Court for stealing, claims he was drunk

A youngster of East Canje, Berbice was charged and fined for the offence of simple larceny by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan after he confessed...

Windies set to begin preparation for Pakistan series

(CMC) West Indies players will assemble in Barbados today (Wednesday) as they begin preparation for their four-match Twenty20 series against Pakistan starting next Sunday. The...