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US implements new laws for Caribbean green card holders

The United States has implemented new laws for Caribbean and other foreign nationals who are permanent residents or green card holders, according to a...

GPL contractor injured during maintenance work

A private contractor who was conducting maintenance work for the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) is currently a patient at the Georgetown Public...

Brazilian Who Visited Italy Is First Coronavirus Patient in Latin America

- A 61-year-old man from São Paulo who returned recently from a business trip to Italy has tested positive for the coronavirus, Brazilian...

Toronto Diaspora celebrates Republic Day with flag raising and interfaith ceremony

The Guyanese Canadian community in the Greater Toronto Area marked Guyana’s 50th Republic Anniversary with the hoisting of the Golden Arrowhead, and an Interfaith...

‘A true West Indies hero’ – Sir Everton Weekes strides to 95 not out

Cricket West Indies today sent happy birthday greetings to the great Sir Everton Weekes, who celebrates his 95th birthday. He is the oldest living...

Businessman arrested for smuggling chicken, alcohol

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has detained one of six suspects following the discovery of a large quantity of chicken and alcohol in a...

Several roads to be closed as GECOM prepares for Elections Day

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) has notified the public that several roads will be closed from today, February 26, to facilitate smooth operations of...

‘We won’t rest until every farm-to-market road in Region 3 is completed’ – Ali

Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C), Irfaan Ali on Monday evening, told residents of the Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara) of...

Minister Annette Ferguson breaches election laws to bribe servicemen

Minister with responsibility for Housing, Annette Ferguson is guilty of breaching the Representation of the People’s Act – the laws that govern elections in...

GECOM agrees to increase polling places

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has agreed to increase the number of polling places in certain areas, in light of concerns raised by stakeholders...