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Friday, April 28, 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

Row over water murder: Bagotstown man charged, remanded

The suspect in the recent Bagotstown stabbing was charged with the capital offence of murder when he appeared before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on...

Several rescued after being stranded for hours on the Essequibo River

Several passengers were stranded for  hours on Friday morning in the middle of the Essequibo River. The passengers were at the time traveling from Parika...

Florida National Guard Brigadier General visits Guyana …hosts sexual assault prevention workshop

In observation of “Sexual Assault Awareness Month,” Brigadier General Mike Canzoneri, Commander of the Florida Army National Guard (FLARNG), and a team of subject...

Jamaica monitoring US border wall funding Act

(Jamaica Observer) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade has indicated that it is fully aware that a draft Bill entitled “HR 1813...

FIFA opens probe into head of Caribbean Football Union

(Reuters) A member of FIFA’s audit and compliance committee was handed a provisional 90-day ban from football on Friday, a day after pleading guilty...

Over 840 children saved from being separated from their family during first quarter, says...

The Child Care and Protection Agency (CPA), has recorded significant successes during the first quarter of 2017. According to GINA, Director of the agency, Ann...

Feel bad when we can’t win for our management – Samson

Delhi Daredevils became the second team in three days to be at the receiving end of a chastening lesson: never drop Robin Uthappa's catch....

Nandlall says charge should have never been filed since there is a High Court...

...over the ownership of the law books Former Attorney General and attorney- at-law, Anil Nandlall- who was on Thursday arrested by the Special Organised Crime...

Mexican woman, 116, gets bank card after being deemed ‘too old’

(BBC) - A Mexican bank has said it will let a 116-year-old woman open a bank account, after originally rejecting her for being too...

Letter: GAWU urges Govt Information Director to be better acquainted with sugar industry

Dear Editor, The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) wishes to refer to an article appearing in the April 26, 2017 Guyana Chronicle titled...