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Wednesday, April 26, 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...

‘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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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Merriman’s Mall beauticians given deadline by M&CC to permanently relocate

The barbers and hairdressers who left the streets to ply their trade at the Merriman’s Mall will be given until July 31 2017, to...

Alleged assassination plot: Police awaiting phone records of two individuals at centre of probe

Crime Chief Wendell Blanhum, today, said investigators have been taking all the necessary steps to expedite the investigation into the alleged plot to assassinate...

Gold Board probe: Lisaveta Ramotar visits SOCU with lawyer to clear up ‘inaccurate statements’

General Manager of the Guyana Gold Board Lisaveta Ramotar- who was sent on administrative leave as investigations into allegations of money laundering and the...

White House readies order to quit NAFTA: administration official

By Steve Holland | WASHINGTON (Reuters) The White House is considering a draft executive order to withdraw the United States from the North American Free...

NYPD detective charged in Queens drunken driving crash that killed Guyanese woman

Prosecutors charged an off-duty NYPD detective who killed a 22-year-old Guyanese woman in a booze-fueled crash in Queens with criminally negligent homicide during a...

President Granger meets Queen Elizabeth

President David Granger earlier today, during a meeting with Her Majesty, Elizabeth II Queen of the United Kingdom. (MotP photo). (More details to follow)

Exciting investment prospects in Guyana at the moment …President tells UK business community

President David Granger said that Guyana, for long term development, has the most exciting investments prospects in the Caribbean and added that the country...

GAWU denied police permission to organize protest at Enterprise/Non Pariel

...says action does not augur well for Guyana's democratic future A public march organized by the Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) to take...

Uthappa propels Knight Riders to No. 1

Kolkata Knight Riders 184 for 3 (Uthappa 87, Gambhir 62) beat Rising Pune Supergiant 182 for 5 (Smith 51, Kuldeep 2-31) by seven wickets A...

Relatives of 14-yr-old claim Police brutality

...during investigations into robbery matter A 14-year-old boy was on Monday allegedly beaten by Police officers attached to the Springlands Police Station in Corentyne, Berbice,...