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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Article 161(2): No preferential order between ‘judges’, ‘fit and proper’- Nandlall

Below is a commentary (THE UNRULY HORSE) by former Attorney General Anil Nandlall in which he responds to the arguments advanced by current Attorney...

Ramkarran’s assertions on term limits “irrational” – PPP stalwart

…says former party member consumed by bitterness Reacting to Ralph Ramkarran’s weekly column titled “The PPP supports term limits and will support a referendum, if...

Yellow fever vaccine shortage affecting travel- Ramsammy

Below is a commentary on the shortages of medicines, particularly yellow fever vaccines by Dr Leslie Ramsammy, a former Minister of Health under the...

APNU/AFC more than complicit in Parking Meter corruption- Ramsammy

Below in an opinion piece by veteran politician and former government Minister Dr Leslie Ramsammy on the controversial parking meter contract:  The Parking Meter contract...

Immunities of the President and the State

  By Mohabir Anil Nandlall, Attorney-at-Law (The following is an opinion piece written by Mr. Nandlall, a former Attorney General of Guyana) The legal immunities which the...

Inadequate provisions made for doctors in MOH’s employ -Ramsammy

Below is a commentary by a former Health Minister under the Peoples Progressive Party (PPP), Dr Leslie Ramsammy as it pertains to Government funding...

Op-Ed: Imagine if there was no PPP in Guyana

(The following is an opinion piece written by former Attorney General and current Executive Member of the PPP, Mohabir Anil Nandlall) Fear is one of...

Op-Ed: The Waste of Our Human Capital

(The following is an opinion piece written by former President Donald Ramotar) For some time now, maybe since the 1960s, social scientists have concluded that...

New Bird Flu concerns – Guyana must be on alert

(The following is a COMMENTARY written  by former Health Minister Dr Leslie Ramsammy) The World Health Organization is monitoring new outbreaks of Avian Influenza (bird...

APNU/AFC intensifies its sustained assault on sugar -Ramsammy

(The following is an opinion piece on the current state of the sugar industry, penned  by Dr Leslie Ramsammy) The ongoing SUGAR siege in Guyana...

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Granger’s criteria for GECOM Chairmanship would constitute Presidential malfeasance – Ramsammy

Below is a commentary by Dr Leslie Ramsammy on the President's criteria, that he outlined via a letter to Opposition Leader Dr Bharat Jagdeo,...

Anna Regina woman to spend 3 years behind bars for narco trafficking

Amanda Spellen of Lot 14 Anna Regina, in Region Two (Pomeroon- Supenaam) was sentenced to three years imprisonment and fined G$30,000 when she appeared...

9 arrested during Police raids in Linden

A total of nine persons were arrested following a Police operation on Saturday evening in several areas in the mining town of Linden. The men...

GECOM Chair: Minister’s brother challenges President’s eligibility criteria

Businessman Marcel Gaskin has moved to the High Court to challenge the constitutionality of President David Granger’s reasoning behind his rejection of Opposition Leader...

Cops probing murder of Guyanese man in T&T

Police in Trinidad are investigating the murder of a Guyanese national who has been living there for the last 25 years. According to CNC 3,...

Guyanese businessman found dead in T&T

Police in Trinidad are investigating the murder of a Guyanese national who has been living there for the last 25 years. According to CNC 3,...

GMSA sounds wake-up call to Govt as Guyana dollar plummets

As concerns grow over the plummeting value of the Guyana dollar, the Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association (GMSA) is urging the relevant authorities to...

VAT Registrants must ensure documents are in order

to accelerate Refunds Verification process    The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), in its quest to ensure that VAT Refunds are processed and paid...

Deteriorating dollar, VAT burdens, will have far reaching effects- GMSA

...says increased production costs will cause  unemployment, could wipe out businesses Even though the government through its Finance Minister Winston Jordan and the Central Bank...

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....