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Monday, January 23, 2017

PPP/C: Joint Services, Public Servants, sugar workers deserve bigger, better ‘slice of the national...

The People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) is continuing their call for the Government to re-instate the annual and traditional 'tax-free' one month salary to the...

‘Things did change since Govt came into power…changed for the worse’ – PPP/C...

By Ramona Luthi Guyanese were promised change, and change they got. This was reiterated many times yesterday by People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Member of Parliament,...

Red House fiasco: Govt’s approach could have been different – new Social Cohesion Minister

After less than two days in the capacity of Social Cohesion Minister, Dr George Norton has said Government’s approach to the Red House matter...

Gov’t, Opposition MP’s square off over usage of Sussex Street drug bond

– Team deployed to inspect facility Following a back-and-forth between Members of Parliament (MP), People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Anil Nandlall and Public Health Minister, Dr...

Scores of persons, including Opposition MP’s protest Budget 2017 tax measures

By Ramona Luthi As the Budget debates continue in the National Assembly today, scores of persons gathered in front of the Parliament Building protesting against...

Public servants left in the cold

…as Ministers’ wage increases cost treasury $65M annually Minance Minister Winston Jordan said it is unfair to compare the percentages in wage increases for public...

PPP/C: Will repeal offensive Budget measures when back in office

…as Jagdeo vows to remove VAT from electricity, water, pharmaceuticals The People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) says it will repeal all of the draconian and offensive...

2016 will be remembered as the year of taxes – Anthony

By Ramona  Luthi  “This year is quite an historic year. It is the year we celebrate our 50th Anniversary as an independent nation, the year...

‘Broad-sided’ to death: Best friend’s affair with dead man’s mother possible motive-Police

Police have gathered new evidence into the murder of  the Corentyne fisherman, Ravi Kumar Sharma, whose lifeless body was found in his yard at...

Harmon accuses PPP/C of using scare tactics to turn citizens against Budget

By Ramona Luthi Minister of State Joseph Harmon has contended that Guyana will become a better place with the various measures outlined in Budget 2017,...

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Indian High Commission makes book donation

The High Commission of India in Georgetown has donated 160 books – a total of 63 titles with multiple copies -  to the Guyana...

Police arrest 3 after raid unearths high-powered firearms, matching ammo

A Police raid on Sunday evening resulted in the arrest of three males after investigators unearthed two high-powered firearms along with matching ammunition at...

Drama in Tucville as horse thief evades arrest

A horse thief managed to evade arrest after Police gave chase in Tucville, Greater Georgetown, with a horse he had stolen some two weeks...

‘Leaning dangerously’

Motorists and pedestrians plying the Mandela Avenue area closer to the Plaza Bridge are doing so at the risk of a dangerously hanging GPL...

Govt attacks on Chancellor ‘unprecedented in its savagery’ – Ramkarran

…says blatant intimidation signals to judiciary “toe the line” The State-owned Guyana Chronicle has over the past few months been waging an obscene and libellous,...

Man killed after car slams into Soesdyke utility pole

A father of one was in the wee hours of Sunday killed after he reportedly lost control of his car and crashed into a...

Explosion at BM Enterprise kills CEO’s brother, leaves another injured

One man is now dead, and another injured following an explosion at the BM Enterprise ice plant in Houston, around 10:30hrs today. Inews understands that...

US Ambassador to Guyana remains on job- Embassy PRO

… not affected by President Trump’s envoy recall While newly elected Unites States President Donald Trump has announced a major shakeup in his country’s foreign...

The policemen who dressed as women to hide from IS

(BBC) When the so-called Islamic State group seized control of a town near Mosul and began killing police officers, some of them resorted to...

Bridge causes massive flooding on highway farms

… farmers call for Govt intervention A section of the flooded farmland on the Soesdyke/Linden Highway Several farmers in the vicinity of Splashmin’s Fun Park, Soesdyke/Linden...