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Monday, January 23, 2017

Albouystown flooding caused by seepage in Sussex Street sluice

- Leakage in the Sussex Street sluice door is at the root of the flooding being experienced in Albouystown, Georgetown, the Ministry of...

Over 800 children in institutional care, 208 in foster care – Webster urges more...

By Kurt Campbell   -  There are currently over 800 children living in institutional care while some 208 others are presently growing under the care...

Citizens urged to ensure water safety and personal hygiene in light of flooding

- In light of the increased rainfall and subsequent  flooding in Georgetown and surrounding areas, the Ministry of Health is advising the general...

Over 40 Georgetown schools to remain closed, teachers must report for duty – MOE

- The Ministry of Education (MOE) said forty-two schools in Georgetown and one on the East Coast of Demerara will remain closed on...

Mayor Green’s action is distasteful – Local Gov’t Minister

In his response to Mayor Hamilton Green’s move to block the Acting Town Clerk Carol Sooba from her office, Minister of Local Government Ganga...

1,628 students graduate with Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates from UG

President Granger presents Valedictorian with medal President David Granger, last evening, attended the University of Guyana’s 50th Convocation exercise at the Turkeyen Campus, Greater...

Guyana Goldfields paying highest royalty in the world – Country Manager

By Jomo Paul –Country Manager of Guyana Goldfields/Aurora Gold Mines, Violet Smith has disclosed that when the company begins its operations it will be...

Striking sugar workers protest outside Public Buildings – joined in solidarity by PPP/C...

Hundreds of  workers  from Wales sugar estate on the West Bank of  Demerara went on strike action from early this morning against Government’s decision...

Guyana can achieve nutrition security by 2025 – Ramsammy

–Guyana can become one of the first countries in the world to achieve nutrition security by 2025. This sentiment was expressed by Agriculture Minister...

Religious organisations must do more to address social problems like suicide, poverty, drug abuse...

President David Granger has issued a call on the church to take the lead role in helping to address social ills such as suicide,...

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Indian High Commission makes book donation

The High Commission of India in Georgetown has donated 160 books – a total of 63 titles with multiple copies -  to the Guyana...

Police arrest 3 after raid unearths high-powered firearms, matching ammo

A Police raid on Sunday evening resulted in the arrest of three males after investigators unearthed two high-powered firearms along with matching ammunition at...

Drama in Tucville as horse thief evades arrest

A horse thief managed to evade arrest after Police gave chase in Tucville, Greater Georgetown, with a horse he had stolen some two weeks...

‘Leaning dangerously’

Motorists and pedestrians plying the Mandela Avenue area closer to the Plaza Bridge are doing so at the risk of a dangerously hanging GPL...

Govt attacks on Chancellor ‘unprecedented in its savagery’ – Ramkarran

…says blatant intimidation signals to judiciary “toe the line” The State-owned Guyana Chronicle has over the past few months been waging an obscene and libellous,...

Man killed after car slams into Soesdyke utility pole

A father of one was in the wee hours of Sunday killed after he reportedly lost control of his car and crashed into a...

Explosion at BM Enterprise kills CEO’s brother, leaves another injured

One man is now dead, and another injured following an explosion at the BM Enterprise ice plant in Houston, around 10:30hrs today. Inews understands that...

US Ambassador to Guyana remains on job- Embassy PRO

… not affected by President Trump’s envoy recall While newly elected Unites States President Donald Trump has announced a major shakeup in his country’s foreign...

The policemen who dressed as women to hide from IS

(BBC) When the so-called Islamic State group seized control of a town near Mosul and began killing police officers, some of them resorted to...

Bridge causes massive flooding on highway farms

… farmers call for Govt intervention A section of the flooded farmland on the Soesdyke/Linden Highway Several farmers in the vicinity of Splashmin’s Fun Park, Soesdyke/Linden...