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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

GECOM stands by accuracy of registration – Deputy CEO

– Recently appointed Deputy Chief Election Officer (CEO), Vishnu Persaud has debunked claims by the ruling People’s Progressive Party Civic that the Preliminary...

PSC wants Bheri Ramsaran to resign

By Jomo Paul – The Private Sector Commission (PSC) has sounded a call for embattled Health Minister Dr Bheri Ramsaran to gracefully tender his...

GGMC resuscitates strike – “We fed up ah de same thing ova an ova!”

  By Kurt Campbell – Workers of the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) have resuscitated their industrial action which had commenced in December 2014,...

Government pursues extended International Electoral Observer Missions

- The Guyana Government is pursuing extended international observer missions for the May 11, 2015 general and regional elections, according to Cabinet Secretary...

PPP threatens Parliament Motion against ministerial pay hike when recess ends

By Jomo Paul – With public outcry getting louder over the recent 50% hike in salaries for Ministers of Governments and a number of...

GTUC ‘shocked and disgusted’ with decision to change date of CXC, CAPE exams

– The Guyana Trades Union Congress (GTUC) has objected to government’s decision to change the date for the CXC/CAPE examinations from May 11...

Rotation of Heads of Missions to be restored – Minister Greenidge

- Minister of Foreign Affairs Carl Greenidge says his decision to recall the previously appointed diplomatic Heads of Guyana Missions is in keeping...

UNASUR makes appeal for Guyana to pass Amended AML Legislation

  – The Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) says it supports the Guyana government in its efforts to approve legislation to curb money...

Opposition plugs initialization of National Plan for orphans/vulnerable children

- A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) has called on the Government to promulgate and activate a comprehensive National Plan of Action for...

‘We will not let Sean Hinds get away with murder’ – Ramjattan

By Jomo Paul – Vice President and Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan has made it clear that the APNU+AFC administration is not willing...

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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

Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan, yesterday, signed four loan agreements with the Inter-American Development Bank to secure US$40 million in developmental resources to finance...

List of players sold and unsold at IPL auction 2017

  Sixty-six players sold in 2017 auction Sold players INR 1 crore = INR 100 lakh = INR 10000000 = USD 149254 approx INR 1 lakh = INR...

Kim Jong-nam killing: Senior N Korea diplomat named as suspect

(BBC) Malaysian police have named a senior North Korean embassy official they want to question in connection with the killing of Kim Jong-nam. Hyon Kwang...

Trump invites Trinidad PM to Washington

Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley got a surprise call from American President Donald Trump during which the leader of the twin-island...