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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

GDF awaits report from Venezuelan officials on recent shooting incident– Brigadier Phillips

The Guyana Defence Force (GDF) said it is awaiting a report from officials of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, who were recently dispatched to...

Caribbean News Round – up

Barbados to hike cell phone tax BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – Finance Minister Chris Sinckler says the plan to impose a new tax on cellular phone...

Cabinet approves increased salaries, stipends for NDC workers, Councillors

– Cabinet has approved a five percent increase in wages and salaries for workers at all 67 Neighbourhood Democratic Councils effective from January...

Nigel Hughes breaks silence on property dispute; settlement reached

– Chairman of the  Alliance for Change (AFC) Nigel Hughes in what he called ‘setting the record straight’ has broken his silence on...

“My character is impeccable” – Ramsammy jabs Nagamootoo to defend record

By Jomo Paul –Agriculture Minister, Dr Leslie Ramsammy says his record as a public servant can stand the test of scrutiny should it ever...

PPP calls out GHRA over ‘silence’ on spiraling crime, Amerindian bias

The Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) held a press briefing today at the party’s Freedom House and, among other things, condemned the Guyana Human Rights...

Senior female Gov´t official linked to cash jet pilot

By Fareeza Haniff   –  iNews has been reliably informed that a senior female government official is embroiled in the case against Guyanese pilot Khamraj...

Finance Minister berates carrying large amounts of cash

– Finance Minister Dr. Ashni Singh has again sought to discourage his fellow country men and women from carrying large and bulky amounts...

Rohee dissuaded by Police’s approach to Domestic Violence

By Leroy Smith - Home Affairs Minister Clement Rohee told senior, middle and junior ranking officers of the Guyana Police Force this morning (Friday...

Natural Resources Minister issues challenge for debate on Muri PGGS

- Following the continuous misinformation regarding the issuance of the Muri PGGS in the New River Triangle area, the Minister of Natural Resources...

Recent Articles

US to toughen airline security; no laptop ban expansion

(AFP) The US announced Wednesday it would implement tough new security rules for all airlines flying into the country, but held off from a threatened...

Bangladesh’s Sabbir Rahman achieves career-best T20I ranking

Bangladesh batsman Sabbir Rahman has broken into the ICC's top 10 rankings for T20I batsmen for the first time. He is currently tenth with 627 points,...

LETTER: Sugar has a very bright future if the correct decisions are made

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) having read the APNU column – Facing reality GUYSUCO – which appeared in the June 25,...

UPDATE: Autopsy shows Sophia man died as a result of punctured lung

The post-mortem examination conducted on the body of 49-year-old Trevor Dublin which was found on the “C” Field Sophia Access Road, Greater Georgetown on...

LETTER: On what basis was Mr James Singh dismissed?

Dear Editor, Permit me to register my concern and disappointment on a matter in which I am of the view that it is deemed worrying,...

Cops hunting bandits who terrorised, robbed New Amsterdam family

Police are now searching for four bandits who terrorised and robbed a New Amsterdam, Berbice family in their home on Tuesday evening. According to a...

CPL 2017: Tino Best delighted to be back with his home team

Fast bowler Tino Best says playing in the Hero Caribbean Premier League Twenty20 competition for his hometown Tridents Pride of Barbados franchise, has always...

Japanese airline forces disabled man to crawl aboard

  (BBC) Japan's Vanilla Air has apologised after a wheelchair user was forced to crawl up a set of stairs to the plane. Hideto Kijima had...

Cops identify man killed after viewing sex act on the beach

The unwelcomed viewer of a reported ménage à trois who was beaten to death on a beach at Third Avenue, Bartica after refusing to...

Helicopter attacks Venezuela court, Maduro denounces coup bid

By Silene Ramírez and Eyanir Chinea | CARACAS (Reuters) A Venezuelan police helicopter strafed the Supreme Court and a government ministry on Tuesday, escalating the...