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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

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...

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...

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...

‘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...

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...

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...

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Armed bandits invade GTU’s compound, at least 5 robbed

At least five employees attached to the Guyana Teacher’s Union (GTU) were this afternoon robbed after armed bandits stormed their place of work.   Inews understands...

PI continues into Babita Sarjou’s murder

As the Preliminary Inquiry into the murder of Babita Sarjou continues, her reputed husband, Sharadanand Narine and his accomplice, Darrel Punton, today appeared before...

Unequivocal calls for revocation of parking contract in MAPM’s 4th protest

Supporters of the Movement Against Parking Meters (MAPM) took to the streets today to, as they say, "mourn the death of the city" since...

Presidential term limit unconstitutional: Court of Appeal upholds Justice Chang’s decision 2 to 1

The Guyana Court of Appeal during a ruling today upheld the decision of former Chief Justice Ian Chang that the presidential term limit was...

President Trump congratulates Guyana on 47th Republic Day Anniversary

The following letter was sent to President David Granger on behalf of the people of the United States: Dear Mr. President: On behalf of the...

Morning downpour inundates sections of the city

The heavy downpour, this morning, once again resulted in some city streets being flooded. However, the water has already started to recede in most...

Guyana signs US$40m loan agreement with IDB

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List of players sold and unsold at IPL auction 2017

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Trump invites Trinidad PM to Washington

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