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Monday, January 23, 2017

The right to leave Guyana under siege

(The following is an opinion piece written by Mohabir Anil Nandlall, MP, Attorney-at-Law) The freedom to enter and leave Guyana is guaranteed to every person...

SUGAR UNDER SEIGE

Former Agri. Minister says Govt’s binge of lies cannot hide the truth The following is a ‘commentary’ by former Agriculture Minister under the PPP/C...

Letter: Amaila is another APNU/AFC scandal, they continue to fib

Dear Editor, Truth is truth. When you deliberately twist the truth to misrepresent it, it is lying. I use the word FIB in the title...

Fading away of Consultation: The rise of arrogance and authoritarianism

By Mohabir Anil Nandlall, MP, Attorney-at-Law Consultation is a fundamental factor in any democratic equation. At a national level, and by extension, engagement of the...

THE PIPER: Recalibrating the PPP

The government is probably pleased the PPP’s eagerly awaited 31st Congress is being held this weekend since it will definitely help to take its...

Persaud equates Budget taxation measures to ‘legal larceny’

In her presentation to the 2017 Budget debates, People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Member of Parliament (MP)  Dr Vindiya Persaud posited to the house that...

PPP to APNU/AFC: Start ensuring that our people’s fundamental rights are honoured

As the world will celebrate International Human Rights Day 2016, on November 10, the  People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has issued as statement pertaining to...

Letter: Sustained shortages of medicines in health sector terrifying

Dear Editor, In spite of the billions allocated for medicines and medical supplies in the 2017 budget, there is little hope that shortages of medicines...

Letter: Uncertainty about BV / Triumph road reconstruction should be addressed

Dear Editor , In the BV/Triumph area, Surat Drive Road running southward from the East Coast Public road  is being reconstructed as it is...

PPP: Castro will be immortalized in the hearts of millions

Below is a statement by the Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) on the passing of Fidel Castro: The People's Progressive Party (PPP) is deeply saddened over...

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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...