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Georgetown, Guyana
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Haslyn Parris hailed as an “extraordinary Guyanese of modesty and talent”

Citizens from all walks of life, Cabinet members, family, relatives and friends today paid their final respects to Cacique Crown of Honour (CCH) recipient...

Sheila Veerasammy sworn in as PPP/C MP

The newest Member of Parliament (MP) on the Opposition side of the House was sworn in during yesterday afternoon’s sitting in the National Assembly. Sheila...

“Deplorable, unacceptable” – Harmon describes Land Registry

– Accompanied by a team from the Ministry of the Presidency, Minister of State, Joseph Harmon visited the Land Registry’s Office located at...

Majority says no to snap elections – Internet poll

An internet poll facilitated by iNews indicates that a majority of participants are not in favour of snap elections being called as a result...

Mayor, vendors block entrance of City Hall

The first of a series of planned protest by City Hall to remove the acting Town Clerk Carol Sooba got underway today, Tuesday August...

Management and Nurses at GPHC clash

– Several Nurses at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) despite being forced by management to work have refused to do so. “We are...

After one month…Govt still to release Rodney report

The David Granger-led A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) coalition Government has again come under pressure to release the report produced by...

Nigel Hughes and Juror Association: Appellate tribunal to review verdict in Lusignan trial

Following damning revelations that the Foreman of the jury for the Lusignan massacre trial was once the client of Attorney – at – Law...

Tourism has a vital role in diversifying economy –President tells stakeholders

- Recognising the role of tourism in the local economy, and the forging of partnerships, was the focus of President Donald Ramotar’s feature...

UPDATE BV FIRE: Arson suspected in apparent murder-suicide

Investigations are still ongoing into the deadly blaze early Sunday morning at Beterverwagting, East Coast of Demerara, in which three members of the same...

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UPDATE: Aircraft found at another illegal airstrip in Rupununi

Almost two weeks after an illegal airstrip was discovered at Santa Fe North Rupununi, Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo); the Police on Sunday evening...

House lot payment fraud: CH&PA not in favour of compensating fraud victim(s)

… citizens urged to report all corrupt practices The Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA) said in light of the recent house lot payment fraud...

Maduro orders Venezuela military drill after Trump threat

(AFP) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday ordered his armed forces to carry out a national exercise next week in reaction to a threat...

Parika fisherman granted $120,000 bail over chopping incident

A fisherman was granted bail earlier today (Monday) after he appeared at the Leonora Magistrate’s Court charged for chopping another man. Forty-nine-year-old Randolph Anfermee of...

Fish depot robber lands in Court again …remanded for illegal possession of firearm, ammo

Just a few months after he was released on bail pending the “Wild Caught Fresh Fish Depot” robbery trial, Marvin Blackman found himself yet...

CPL 2017: The Warriors are here! …express confidence ahead of 4 ‘home’...

The Guyana Amazon Warriors returned  home earlier today (Monday) to a joyful welcome at  the Marriott Hotel in Kingston, Georgetown, after securing their first...

Modernised waterfront recreational areas in the works – Patterson

The Ministry of Public Infrastructure is in the process of assessing environmental, social and economic impacts as it prepares to commence the creation, restoration...

LETTER: Govt should have been more open about Ministers’ visit to ExxonMobil Headquarters

Dear Editor, In an article which appeared in the media on August 13, it was reported that senior ministers in the APNU/AFC Government are on...

Don’t write West Indies off yet, warns Garner

(AFP) — Joel Garner has warned against "writing the West Indies off too early" ahead of their upcoming Test series against England. A three-match campaign...

UN rights experts slam US immigrant detention

GENEVA, Switzerland (AFP) — A group of United Nations experts voiced alarm Monday at the widespread detention of immigrants and asylum seekers in the...