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Greta Thunberg named Time Person of the Year for 2019

(BBC) Greta Thunberg, the Swedish schoolgirl who inspired a global movement to fight climate change, has been named Time magazine's Person of the Year...

CDC probing suspected chemical spill at GNIC Wharf

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) says it is investigating a suspected chemical spill which occurred at the GNIC Wharf, Lombard Street, Georgetown. A team including...

Chemical spill at GNIC Wharf

The Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) wharf has closed its operations following a chemical spill at the facility. It is unclear what the chemical is...

West Indies chase as Shami and Kuldeep return

West Indies won the crucial toss in the decider at Wankhede Stadium, a ground made for chasing T20 totals in the night dew. It...

Soesdyke farmer accused of trafficking 2lbs cannabis granted bail

A 59-year-old farmer, who is accused of trafficking two pounds of cannabis, was on Tuesday released on G$200,000 bail when he appeared at the...

“These drivers need more time in jail” – family of Leonora accident victim

A grieving family is calling on the authorities to impose stiffer penalties on those who drive recklessly. Kempton Carter, the brother of Romel Carter, 39,...

Education Ministry urged to introduce CAPE at other secondary schools

The Education Ministry was on Tuesday challenged by Region Four Regional Chairperson, Genevieve Allen, to introduce Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) at other secondary...

GECOM renews CEO’s contract

Government-nominated Commissioners with support from Chair of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), retired Justice Claudette Singh on Tuesday renewed the contract of the Chief...

Man who admitted to robbing Cop to spend 14 months behind bars

A 20-year-old mechanic, who was recently charged with robbing a cop at gun point, was sentenced to 14 months imprisonment on Tuesday at the...

Essequibo Coast taxi driver nabbed with 2.5kg cocaine

A taxi driver was earlier today (Tuesday) taken into police custody following the discovery of 2.5kilograms of cocaine in a bag that he attempted...