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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

OP-ED: Govt accelerating the pace for the closure of Sugar Industry- Ramsammy

Below is an opinion editorial by  Dr Leslie Ramsammy on the sugar industry: Closure of sugar inevitably will increase poverty in Guyana. Although President Granger...

LETTER: AG’s behaviour embodies a steadied mindset of being above the law

  Dear Editor: The media has reported that  the Hon. Justice Franklin Holder, in a letter has stated that Guyana’s Attorney General and PNC Party Chairman,...

Unconscionable for UG or APNU/AFC to consider any increase in student fees- Ramsammy

Below is a commentary by Dr Leslie Ramsammy on the purported 35 percent increase in fees by the University of Guyana (UG):  I have had...

COMMENTARY: BETRAYAL-BULKAN CONFESSES APNU+AFC HAS NO INTENTION OF STOPPING THE GREEN MONSTER

By Dr Leslie Ramsammy The Minister of Communities, Ronald Bulkan, defiantly confessed in a brazen statement yesterday that paid parking is a fact of...

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,...

VERY, VERY OMINOUS SIGNS IN GUYANA – warns former President

(The following is an opinion piece written by former President Donald Ramotar) From the time the APNU+AFC regime took office, it has been demonstrating a...

No credible evidence was ever presented to support allegations against NEW GPC- Nandlall

Below is a commentary (The Unruly Horse) by the former Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Anil Nandlall, MP, on the incumbent Administration's...

Suspension of parking meter contract a trick to end protests – Ramsammy

Below is a commentary by Dr Leslie Ramsammy on government's purported suspension of the parking meter project for 3 months: APNU+AFC is now using...

Ramsammy accuses Harmon of trying to insult intelligence of Guyanese

(The following is a COMMENTARY by former Government Minister in the PPP Administration Dr Leslie Ramsammy. The views expressed are fully those of Dr...

SOCU’s arrests: ‘APNU/AFC seeking a dramatic way to distract people’ – Ramsammy

Below is a commentary by Dr Leslie Ramsammy on Government's  move to use the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) to arrest and detain members...

Recent Articles

White House readies order to quit NAFTA: administration official

By Steve Holland | WASHINGTON (Reuters) The White House is considering a draft executive order to withdraw the United States from the North American Free...

NYPD detective charged in Queens drunken driving crash that killed Guyanese woman

Prosecutors charged an off-duty NYPD detective who killed a 22-year-old Guyanese woman in a booze-fueled crash in Queens with criminally negligent homicide during a...

President Granger meets Queen Elizabeth

President David Granger earlier today, during a meeting with Her Majesty, Elizabeth II Queen of the United Kingdom. (MotP photo). (More details to follow)

Exciting investment prospects in Guyana at the moment …President tells UK business community

President David Granger said that Guyana, for long term development, has the most exciting investments prospects in the Caribbean and added that the country...

GAWU denied police permission to organize protest at Enterprise/Non Pariel

...says action does not augur well for Guyana's democratic future A public march organized by the Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) to take...

Uthappa propels Knight Riders to No. 1

Kolkata Knight Riders 184 for 3 (Uthappa 87, Gambhir 62) beat Rising Pune Supergiant 182 for 5 (Smith 51, Kuldeep 2-31) by seven wickets A...

Relatives of 14-yr-old claim Police brutality

...during investigations into robbery matter A 14-year-old boy was on Monday allegedly beaten by Police officers attached to the Springlands Police Station in Corentyne, Berbice,...

GGDMA says its disappointed with treatment of APNU Administration

The Guyana Gold and Diamond Miners Association has asserted that since its establishment in 1983 it has shared cordial and respectful relationships with...

U.S. moves THAAD anti-missile to South Korean site, sparking protests

By Ju-min Park and Jack Kim | SEOUL (Reuters) The U.S. military started moving parts of an anti-missile defense system to a deployment site in...

Windies in a ‘tough phase’, laments Holder

(CMC) Embattled West Indies captain Jason Holder conceded yesterday his inexperienced side were enduring a difficult period, after they suffered a seven-wicket thrashing at the...