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Monday, June 19, 2017

ECD primary teachers introduced to STEM Math app

Over three dozen teachers from several schools along the East Coast of Demerara, were today, introduced to the National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) Mathematics...

Trenchless technologies to be utilised to meet city’s water demands

The Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) is exploring the possibility of using trenchless technologies to meet the demands of quality water supply in and around...

Entrepreneur launches 1st local online taxi app

A St Stanislaus teacher turned entrepreneur has launched an online app that will make calling a taxi just a click away. The new E-Cab online...

Microsoft set to win EU approval for US$26B LinkedIn buy – sources

Microsoft (MSFT.O) is set to gain EU approval for its US$26 billion buy of professional social network LinkedIn (LNKD.N) with tweaks to concessions aimed...

Major ‘Hackathon’ competition launched

A number of software developers, computer programmers, graphic designers and others on the creative side of ICT development will have a chance to put...

Consumers urged to cease using Samsung Note 7 …’Return product and ask for...

The Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission has ordered that ALL consumers with either an original Samsung Galaxy Note 7 or its replacement power down...

Samsung ‘pauses Note 7 production’, say media reports

(BBC) Smartphone giant Samsung has reportedly stopped production of its Note 7 phone amid claims that replacement devices are still at risk of catching...

Rosetta ends 12-year mission with crash-landing on comet

(CNN) The Rosetta space probe has crash-landed on the surface of a distant comet, ending a remarkable 12-year mission that made a series...

GEA completes 18 months of gathering data in wind measurements

The Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) recently completed a year and half of data gathering in wind measurement. Relocated from Yupakari in Region 9, the...

Samsung recalls Galaxy Note 7 phones after battery fires

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) recalled all Galaxy Note 7 smartphones equipped with batteries it has found to be fire-prone and halted their sales...

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GRA urges caution against ‘fake Facebook account’

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) is advising the general public to be 'cautious' over what the Authority says is a fake Facebook account purporting...

Govt delaying LGC a deliberate attempt to trample democracy- Persaud

Government’s reluctance to establish the Local Government Commission (LGC) is seen as a deliberate attempt to trample on local democracy; and it exposes the...

EYEWITNESS: PNC-style politics…

…in coalition Your Eyewitness wonders why the WPA veterans are surprised by the short shrift they’ve been given by Prezzie and the rest of the...

Broomes “heretic” behaviour in Parliament criticised

-Nation awaits to see how the Speaker will treat with this matter- Nandlall In civilised democratic nations, a Parliament is always a very high deliberative...

Man gets 18 months jail for rum shop brawl

A violent altercation at the Bow George bar at Good Intent, West Bank Demerara has landed a man in jail. Hilton Springer was last...

No drugs: Region Two cancels medical outreaches

Several medical outreaches that were scheduled for the month of May and June in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) had to be cancelled due to a...

Kitty man nabbed with gun, ammo at mining camp

A 63-year-old miner was on Saturday nabbed with a gun along with 23 matching rounds of ammunition at Iruna Backdam, Cuyuni River, Region Seven...

Swift response by fire fighters avert major fire at Buddy’s building

Quick action by the Guyana Fire Service averted a major fire at the Buddy's building located on Sheriff Street on Saturday morning. When INews arrived...

Armed bandits escape from Police after robbing Triumph man

Police are investigating a robbery under arms committed on a 42-year-old GuySuCo Supervisor of Agriculture Road, Triumph East Coast Demerara (ECD). The robbery occurred around...

Ministers Ireland medical trips: They are paying for it- Harmon

...medical insurance policies being set up for the future Minister of State, Joseph Harmon on Friday, during a post-cabinet media briefing, said that all...