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Monday, January 23, 2017

“We want Local Gov’t Elections now”; Bulkan fails to deliver LGE date in Budget...

By Jomo Paul - Despite the APNU+AFC government hinting that a date for the holding of Local Government Elections (LGE) could be announced during...

PPP is on the wrong side of the war against corruption – AFC’s Gaskin

– The People’s Progressive Party Civic’s (PPP-C) continued refusal to accept the results of Transparency International’s (TI) annual Corruption Perception Index is the...

No Confidence Motion will not be debated anytime soon; AFC says Gov’t has an...

By Fareeza Haniff – Executive Member of the Alliance for Change (AFC), Moses Nagamootoo believes the much anticipated debate of the No Confidence Motion...

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...

Over $133M spent on Forensic audits

By Jomo Paul – Since coming into office in May 2015, the APNU+AFC administration has spent over $133M on forensic audits for several state...

Gov’t committed to Local Gov’t Elections, will not be bullied by Opposition – President

President Donald Ramotar said that while the government is fully committed to holding Local Government Elections, it will not be subject to bullyism on...

AFC submits MoU to APNU as coalition talks to conclude soon

By Fareeza Haniff – As the ‘pro – democracy alliance’ talks continue, the Alliance For Change (AFC) says it submitted a Memorandum of...

‘Cat and Mouse’ game continues between Town Clerk and Mayor

- The Game of ‘Cat and Mouse’ continues at City Hall between City Mayor, Hamilton Green and Town Clerk (ag), Carol Sooba. At a...

APNU+AFC, PPP appeal to supporters to resist provocation, maintain decorum

- The two leading political parties, A Partnership for National Unity and Alliance for Change (APNU+AFC) and the People's Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) have...

URP accuses Gov’t of ‘spying, eavesdropping’ on citizens – says it’s...

Over the past few days, severe criticisms and condemnations have been coming from major stakeholders, including political parties, private sector groups and NGOS, against...

Recent Articles

Indian High Commission makes book donation

The High Commission of India in Georgetown has donated 160 books – a total of 63 titles with multiple copies -  to the Guyana...

Police arrest 3 after raid unearths high-powered firearms, matching ammo

A Police raid on Sunday evening resulted in the arrest of three males after investigators unearthed two high-powered firearms along with matching ammunition at...

Drama in Tucville as horse thief evades arrest

A horse thief managed to evade arrest after Police gave chase in Tucville, Greater Georgetown, with a horse he had stolen some two weeks...

‘Leaning dangerously’

Motorists and pedestrians plying the Mandela Avenue area closer to the Plaza Bridge are doing so at the risk of a dangerously hanging GPL...

Govt attacks on Chancellor ‘unprecedented in its savagery’ – Ramkarran

…says blatant intimidation signals to judiciary “toe the line” The State-owned Guyana Chronicle has over the past few months been waging an obscene and libellous,...

Man killed after car slams into Soesdyke utility pole

A father of one was in the wee hours of Sunday killed after he reportedly lost control of his car and crashed into a...

Explosion at BM Enterprise kills CEO’s brother, leaves another injured

One man is now dead, and another injured following an explosion at the BM Enterprise ice plant in Houston, around 10:30hrs today. Inews understands that...

US Ambassador to Guyana remains on job- Embassy PRO

… not affected by President Trump’s envoy recall While newly elected Unites States President Donald Trump has announced a major shakeup in his country’s foreign...

The policemen who dressed as women to hide from IS

(BBC) When the so-called Islamic State group seized control of a town near Mosul and began killing police officers, some of them resorted to...

Bridge causes massive flooding on highway farms

… farmers call for Govt intervention A section of the flooded farmland on the Soesdyke/Linden Highway Several farmers in the vicinity of Splashmin’s Fun Park, Soesdyke/Linden...