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Monday, March 27, 2017

Gov’t accuses Jagdeo, other PPP officials of attempting to sabotage Toshaos Conference

– The Ministry of Indigenous Peoples Affairs is highly perturbed at the “disrespect” shown to Toshaos who are in Georgetown to attend the...

PPP meets GECOM on scrutiny of  Disciplined Forces voters list

 The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) today reported that a delegation from the party, led by its General Secretary Mr Clement Rohee,  met with the...

Ramkarran says PM can sit in Parliament while acting as President

- Former Speaker of Guyana's National Assembly Ralph Ramkarran says that there are no legal elements that prevent the Prime Minister from sitting...

“Blatant attack on youth involvement” – Bond responds to PPP chiding GECOM/youth partnership

By Jomo Paul – A Partnership For National Unity (APNU) Youth Leader James Bond says Guyana’s youth should play a pivotal role in the...

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...

2014 Budget is strong in subsidies but weak in job creation – Ram &...

  – Following the presentation of the country’s whopping $220B budget, Ram & McRae has concluded that “it is strong on subsidies but weak...

Budget crisis averted; Acting President assents to Appropriation Act – AG

  By Fareeza Haniff – Prime Minister, Samuel Hinds in his capacity as Acting President, assented to the Appropriation Act 2014 on Wednesday, April 30. This...

Govt’s financial assistance to Iwokrama is nothing new

- The Government of Guyana has clarified that its financial assistance to the Iwokrama International Centre for Rainforest Conservation and Development is nothing...

GECOM to make official declaration of results today

By Jomo Paul – With the preliminary results of the 2015 General and Regional Election showing a victory in favour of the APNU+AFC coalition,...

April 7 is Nomination Day – GECOM announces

– Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Dr Steve Surujbally on Wednesday announced that April 07 will be nomination day. Dr Surujbally made...

Recent Articles

LETTER: Anarchy rules

Do as I say; or else… Dear Editor, The shadow of the former PNC regime looms over Guyana’s judiciary, as it does over the entire country. Only...

D&I works to benefit Region Two farmers

Region Two farmers are set to benefit from the construction of a relief structure at Good Hope, Essequibo Coast. Region Two Regional Chairman, Devanand Ramdatt,...

Motorcyclist killed in hit-and-run accident, police hunting driver

Police are presently searching for the driver of motor car PNN7736 who fled an accident scene on the Skeldon Public Road, Berbice after allegedly...

Canada to legalise ganja by mid-2018

(AFP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberals will introduce legislation in the coming weeks which would legalise the recreational use of marijuana in Canada...

Death of magistrate and AG’s ominous remarks to judge must be investigated – PPP

The Opposition People's Progressive Party (PPP) said it is "deeply concerned about the reckless utterances" and their implications made by Attorney General Basil Williams...

Pastor replaces Green as chair of new CH&PA Board of Directors

Pastor of the Albouystown Fellowship and leader of the Guyana Apostolic Team, Elsworth Quintel Williams, is the new Chairman of the Board of Directors...

Barama concessions to be distributed by April

The Ministry of Natural Resources is expected to begin distributing the forest concessions that were given up by Barama in April. Minister of Natural Resources,...

BREAKING: Fire erupts at Noble House Seafoods, fuel tanks destroyed

Fire fighters are vigorously working to contain a disastrous fire in the compound of Noble House Seafoods at Bagotstown, East Bank Demerara. Inews understands that...

Miners in Marudi told to get act together

Minister of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman will appoint a facilitator to help guide discussions among Romanex Guyana Exploration, miners and residents in the South...

West Indies must get familiar with Pakistan’s new faces, says Holder

Allrounder Jason Holder has put West Indies' loss in the first T20 against Pakistan largely down to the unfamiliarity factor, according to ESPNCricinfo. Shadab Khan,...