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Tuesday, June 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

Food & Drug warns against misleading Vinegar labels

The Government analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) is informing consumers of the difference between purchasing Diluted Acetic Acid instead of the natural product...

T&T to close schools, offices ahead of storm

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) — The Caribbean island of Trinidad & Tobago is closing public schools and government offices as heavy thunderstorms approach the region. The...

‘We’re being sidelined’, says WPA on removal of Dr Roopnaraine from Education Ministry

By Ramona Luthi Top leaders of the Working People’s Alliance (WPA) –one of the smaller parties which make up the Coalition Administration- is of the...

Several CAL flights cancelled over storm warning

(Trinidad Express) Caribbean Airlines (CAL) have cancelled a number of flights on Monday due to several Caribbean countries being placed under a tropical storm...

Labourer killed in suspected hit-and-run at Marudi Public Road

The lifeless body of a 27-year-old man was discovered lying in the middle of the Marudi Public Road on the Soesdyke/Linden highway earlier today...

EU says committed to ensuring ‘full and swift implementation’ of Paris Agreement

The EU and all its Member States will not only implement the Paris Agreement, but are building strong global alliances to make sure ...

Greenidge calls on Caribbean region to treat Cotonou Agreement with “urgency”

Guyana’s  Minister of Foreign Affairs, Carl Greenidge, has said that the Caribbean region needs to recognise the financial security the Cotonou Agreement affords the...

Baby born on plane gets free flights for life

(CNN) An Indian airline just gave a newborn child a birthday gift his parents will find it hard to top. Jet Airways said it will...

IPL and PSL owners snap up South Africa franchises

Two South African businessmen, two IPL franchises, two PSL franchises, and representatives from Hong Kong and Dubai were unveiled as the owners of the...

The Holy Month of Ramadan fosters appreciation of differences -President Granger tells gathering at...

President David Granger said that the Holy Month of Ramadan helps Guyanese to recognise that harmonious relations have been built across religions and cultures,...