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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

New U.S Ambassador offers Guyana assistance with LGE, Transparency

- The new United States Ambassador to Guyana Perry L. Holloway has presented his credentials to President David Granger and has offered to...

Veerasammy Ramayya resigns as Region 6 REO

Following high levels of controversy over the past few months, the Ministry of Communities today announced that Veerasammy Ramayya, has tendered his resignation as...

APNU/AFC coalition likely; Parties willing to make sacrifice – Granger

By Tracey Khan – Drakes - The formation of a coalition between the Alliance For Change (AFC) and A Partnership for National Unity (APNU)...

Jagdeo hopes $23B is “real” money for rice sector

By Jomo Paul – Incoming Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo says he hopes the $23B allocated to the rice sector in the 2015 budget is...

Joey Jagan officially endorses APNU+AFC coalition

By Tracey Khan - Drakes – Dr Joey Jagan, the son of the late President, Dr. Cheddi Jagan, has officially endorsed the APNU+AFC coalition,...

Poor governance responsible for NICIL’s financial performance- PPP/C

In observing recent media reports about the poor financial performance of the National Industrial and Commercial Investments Limited (NICIL), the Opposition People’s Progressive Party/Civic...

Muri Brasil speaks out! Slams KN, SN over articles on New River Triangle

– The company authorized to conduct Permission for Geographical and Geophysical Survey (PGGS) in the New River Triangle has finally broken its silence...

Sattaur defends decision not to give evidence against Glenn Lall; maintains he was threatened

– Commissioner General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), Khurshid Sattaur has defended his decision not to give evidence against Publisher of the...

Kazakhstan, Guyana engage in bilateral talks

- Guyana and the Republic of Kazakhstan are engaged in bilateral talks that could see the country condemning Venezuela's aggressions towards Guyana. In this...

President not “mouthing off” committed to 100% renewable energy by 2025, despite oil find-...

According to a report from the Government Information News Agency (GINA), Natural Resources Minister, Raphael Trotman, told a gathering at an oil and gas...

Recent Articles

Man crushed to death trying to fix bulldozer

Police “F” Division Commander, Rabindranauth Budhram has confirmed that a man in his apparent 20's was on Tuesday afternoon crushed by a bulldozer in...

LETTER: Genuine bipartisanship is needed to build this country

Dear Editor, Our country is facing many problems falling under social, political, economic, etc and there are workable solutions to almost all of the problems....

Ambrose slams ‘pathetic’ West Indies

LONDON, England (AFP) – Curtly Ambrose labelled the current West Indies side “embarrassing” and “pathetic” after their humiliating innings defeat by England in the...

Man accused of murdering D’Urban St. waitress found dead in Prison

Twenty-two-year-old Shelton George of Better Hope, East Coast Demerara, who was on remand for the murder of D’Urban Street Chinese Restaurant waitress, Debra Blackman...

Railway Embankment road due for expansion – MPI

Geometric improvements will be carried out on the Railway Embankment Road come September. This was revealed to the Department of Public Information (DPI) by...

GRA seizes over 10,000 lbs smuggled chicken, two arrested

Swift action by the Law Enforcement and Investigation Division (LEID) of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) aided in the removal of a large quantity...

CSEC 2017 results: Queen’s Michael Bhopaul tops Guyana

Michael Bhopaul from Queen's College was on Tuesday named the top student in Guyana for this year's Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examination. He has...

CARICOM asks Sweden for help in tackling blacklisting issue

Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has urged Sweden to use its position in two major international organizations to highlight the...

Muslim divorce law “unconstitutional”, rules India’s top court

NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – India’s Supreme Court today ruled a controversial Muslim instant divorce law unconstitutional, a landmark victory for Muslim women who had...

CPL 2017: Gayle, Lewis lead Patriots into playoffs

By Peter Della Penna St Kitts & Nevis Patriots 208 for 3 (Gayle 71*, Lewis 69) beat Jamaica Tallawahs 171 for 7 (Griffiths 42, Shamsi...