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Monday, March 20, 2017

From Nebraska to Guyana: A world of difference for Peace Corps volunteer

By Courtney Brummer-Clark / World-Herald staff writer Every day for the past year, Emily Garcia has grabbed a basket of laundry and walked a short...

GTUC renews call for re-establishment of ministry dedicated to address labour issues

In light of claims being made that persons are turned away from the Social Protection Ministry when they attempt to make complaints against their...

Port Mourant salesman shot

The Police have launched an investigation surrounding the shooting of a salesman of Port Mourant, Corentyne. According to a statement issued by the Police earlier...

Special needs children showcase artistic talents

Students of the David Rose School for Special Needs yesterday showcased their artwork in the form of 50 beautifully designed pieces of fabrics that...

Grade 6 students of CI Primary launch anti-litter campaign

As schools throughout Guyana step up their campaigns to have a clean and healthy environment, the Grade Six students of the Cornelia Ida (CI)...

104 and still “as wonderful as can be”…Guyanese Centenarian to celebrate another milestone in...

Thousands of persons throughout the world often wish that they could live to the ripe old age of 100, but only a privileged few...

We must banish race hate and disunity from our midst – says AFC in...

Phagwah message from the AFC:  The Alliance For Change (AFC) extends  Phagwah  (Holi) greetings to all the citizens of Guyana, especially our Hindu brothers and...

PPP extends warm Phagwah greetings to all

PPP's Phagwah message follows: The People's Progressive Party (PPP) extends warm greetings to our Hindu brothers and sisters on the occasion of Phagwah which is...

Pensioner calls on Govt to restore water, electricity subsidies – says senior citizens finding...

The nixing of Government subsidies to electricity and water for pensioners has made it difficult for them to provide for their basic needs, thus...

Wife beater ordered to do 150 hours of community service …“Please give me another...

A West Ruimveldt man appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts charged with assault on Tuesday. Andy Micou, 45, of Lot...

Recent Articles

Degeneration of the family structure will hinder national development -President tells congregation at SDA...

President David Granger, today (Sunday) attended the rededication service of the refurbished Central Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) Church. This event is also part of the...

As crime heightens: GPF issues Crime Prevention Tips to aid the general public

As part of its Crime Prevention Strategy the Guyana Police Force (GPF) has released Crime Prevention tips, which the Force expects to be of...

FBI confirms Trump-Russia inquiry, finds no evidence of Trump wiretap claims

By Stephen Collinson, CNN (CNN)- FBI Director James Comey said Monday he had no information to support claims by President Donald Trump that he was...

EYEWITNESS: Holding the line…

…in the Courts In the long, slow march away from the law of the jungle, whatever your Eyewitness’ complaints about the shortcomings of the Judiciary...

Pope begs God’s forgiveness for Church sins in Rwanda genocide

(AFP) Pope Francis on Monday begged for God's forgiveness for "the sins and failings of the Church and its members" implicated in the 1994...

Govt moving to simplify process for easy access to loans for small businesses

Government is reviewing the operations of the Small Business Bureau (SBB) with the aim of simplifying the process in order to enable small and...

Gayle, Bravo sidelined as Carter, Mohammed force in

(CMC) Batting superstar Chris Gayle will take no part in the four-match Twenty20 series against Pakistan starting later this month, after being left out...

Guyana tribe goes hi-tech to protect its land

By Gemma Handy (Reprinted from BBC) Eleazer Mawasha speaks haltingly. English is not his first language, and Skype not his preferred method of communication. An elder...

Letter: Deliberately fooling the Guyanese people

Dear Editor, In the printed media of March 16, 2017, it was reported that representatives of the Chinese company Hong Kong Golden Telecom Limited (HDGT)...

Stephen Hawking: I fear I may not be welcome in Donald Trump’s US

(The Guardian) Stephen Hawking, the leading British physicist and cosmologist, has said he no longer feels welcome in the US under Donald Trump. Prof Hawking...