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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Former DSG to challenge dismissal in court

...says all her cases had to go through AG Former Deputy Solicitor (DSG) General Prithima Kissoon has hit back at Attorney General (AG) Basil Williams,...

New River bridge: Patterson issues order to commence acquisition of lands

By Jarryl Bryan The Government has taken a decisive step in the process towards building the new Demerara River bridge, with an order being issued...

AG Chambers defends decision to target, fire DSG

The Legal Affairs Ministry and Attorney General’s Chambers has defended its decision to fire the Deputy Solicitor General (DSG), Prithima Kissoon, and claims she...

Disaster relief bonds to be established in all 10 Regions- Harmon

In light of the alarms raised regarding the widespread natural disasters to have hit the Caribbean paired with the massive flooding which struck the...

Govt’s “runaway spending” must be addressed before considering tax system- Ram

...says the “good life” nothing but a slogan Chartered Accountant Christopher Ram held no punches as the two-day Business Summit drew to a close at...

Govt demolishes squatting homes on lands in A Field Sophia

Some seven families are now left homeless and several others contemplating their next move as the Central Housing and Planning Authority’s (CH&PA) Anti-Squatting Task...

‘No further consideration in VAT reduction’- GRA Boss

...says Income taxes should be lowered to offset increases in other taxes The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has not been privy to any planned reduction...

Taxes costing Guyanese $10B in disposable income- PPP/C

-Advances slew of fiscal measures for Budget 2018 The Opposition People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) is gearing to table a slew of Budget measures it wants...

China “gifts” Guyana 30 containers of assets for Police Force- Ramjattan

...says 911 system to be up in 2 weeks Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan on Wednesday divulged to media operatives that a shipment of...

‘My career has been shattered’…says DSG on being dismissed over AG Williams’ ‘vendetta’

The Public Service Commission (PSC), with a mere six hours remaining before its term expired, terminated the services of Deputy Solicitor General (DSG) Prithima...

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UPDATE: Man stabs wife, burns home over claims of infidelity

-Several homeless as neighbouring home gutted  Several persons are now homeless following a fire on Da Silva and De Abreu streets, Newtown, Kitty, Georgetown during...

DIWALI MESSAGES 2017

PPP/C's Diwali Message Diwali is universally recognized as the festival of light; the triumph of knowledge over ignorance and the substitution of all that is...

Demerara River crossing: Affected home owners given 2 years to relocate

By Samuel Sukhnandan Those residents whose homes fall directly in the area that has been earmarked for the new Demerara River crossing have been put...

Guyana has more poverty, crime than the regional average- IDB

By Jarryl Bryan Guyana has a long road ahead of it when it comes to poverty reduction, with a recent report from the Inter-American Development...

Trio in custody for illegal gun, ammo

Three men between 22-26 years of age are in police custody following their arrest and the finding of a 9mm pistol with one matching...

Officer dies following motorcycle accident

A 39-year-old motorcyclist is now in police custody after he was involved in an accident in the wee hours of Diwali morning (Wednesday October...

“Smallie”, Nero appear in High Court for businessman’s murder charge

Less than two weeks after being apprehended by Police in Berbice, Mark Royden Williams, called “Smallie”, along with another accused, Sherwin Nero, also known...

EYEWITNESS: Out of the mouth…

…of the big enchilada Readers would know what they say about “Freudian slips”! You know the truth, your listeners know the truth…but you can’t utter...

BREAKING: Fire erupts at Da Silva St, kitty, 2 homes engulfed

A fire of unknown nature has erupted at a home in Da Silva Street, Newtown, Kitty, Georgetown on Tuesday night, destroying that house as...

Cops probing alleged rape of juvenile detainee by City Constab Officers

Police “A” Division Commander, Marlon Chapman has confirmed that the Town Clerk of Georgetown, Royston King, has asked him to investigate a matter involving...