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Monday, March 27, 2017

IT’S TRUMP – his stunning win of the U.S. Presidency is...

 Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States. According to CNN, it is a historic victory for outsiders that represents a...

Inquiry needed for D’Urban Park Project, President misled the public-Ram & McRae

Accounting firm Ram & McRae has now called for a full inquiry into all aspects of the D’Urban Park Project, including the Government’s role...

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...

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...

‘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,...

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...

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...

Distraught Norton confirms demotion, says “I am not a failure, I was doing a...

By Ramona Luthi Former Health Minister, Dr George Norton, for the first time since news broke that he was demoted from his position as Minister...

Parking meters: AFC flip flops, calls for project’s suspension amid mounting pressure

...slams M&CC for overreaching authority Despite refusing to support the Parliamentary Opposition when it brought a motion to debate the contentious Parking Meter Project in...

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...

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Do as I say; or else… Dear Editor, The shadow of the former PNC regime looms over Guyana’s judiciary, as it does over the entire country. Only...

D&I works to benefit Region Two farmers

Region Two farmers are set to benefit from the construction of a relief structure at Good Hope, Essequibo Coast. Region Two Regional Chairman, Devanand Ramdatt,...

Motorcyclist killed in hit-and-run accident, police hunting driver

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Canada to legalise ganja by mid-2018

(AFP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberals will introduce legislation in the coming weeks which would legalise the recreational use of marijuana in Canada...

Death of magistrate and AG’s ominous remarks to judge must be investigated – PPP

The Opposition People's Progressive Party (PPP) said it is "deeply concerned about the reckless utterances" and their implications made by Attorney General Basil Williams...

Pastor replaces Green as chair of new CH&PA Board of Directors

Pastor of the Albouystown Fellowship and leader of the Guyana Apostolic Team, Elsworth Quintel Williams, is the new Chairman of the Board of Directors...

Barama concessions to be distributed by April

The Ministry of Natural Resources is expected to begin distributing the forest concessions that were given up by Barama in April. Minister of Natural Resources,...

BREAKING: Fire erupts at Noble House Seafoods, fuel tanks destroyed

Fire fighters are vigorously working to contain a disastrous fire in the compound of Noble House Seafoods at Bagotstown, East Bank Demerara. Inews understands that...

Miners in Marudi told to get act together

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Allrounder Jason Holder has put West Indies' loss in the first T20 against Pakistan largely down to the unfamiliarity factor, according to ESPNCricinfo. Shadab Khan,...