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Tropical Storm forces LIAT to cancel several flights

- LIAT has advised that due to the impending passage of Tropical Storm Bertha, it has been forced to cancel certain flights into...

GPHC gets new Dialysis Machine

- A dialysis machine valued US$38,000 was on Friday (July 31),  donated to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) in the name of...

GT&T gives Guyanese option to shop goods as Mobile Money expands

  By Kurt Campbell - Guyanese across Guyana now have the option to acquire a range of goods and services within seconds by using their...

Emancipation Greetings

  Emancipation Message from His Excellency Donald Ramotar On the occasion of the 176th Anniversary of the abolition of slavery, I extend best wishes to Guyanese...

Sooba maddening City Council – Mayor Green complains

- City Mayor Hamilton Green has again expressed frustration; claiming acting Town Clerk Carol Sooba has completely eroded the authority and responsibility of...

89 African groups receive over $8M financing from Culture Ministry

  - The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport presented cheques amounting to $8.125M to 89 African cultural groups to assist them to effectively...

U.S Embassy invests $$$ to clean up Guyana

- The United States Embassy has provided more than US$7,600 worth of equipment and supplies to Youths For Guyana (YFG) as part of...

Ministry removes all Birth Certificate timelines to get Passport

– The Ministry of Home Affairs in an advisory today (Wednesday, July 30), announced the scrapping the recent two year Birth Certificate requirement...

Gov’t to liquidate assets of defunct Cooperatives/Friendly Societies

  By Kurt Campbell – Cabinet has announced its attention to aggressively pursue the dissolution of defunct Cooperatives and Friendly Societies; citing the increased...

Claudette Singh appointed Legal Advisor to Police

By Kurt Campbell - Guyana’s former Justice of Appeal Claudette Singh has been appointed by President Donald Ramotar as Legal Advisor to the Guyana...

Recent Articles

EITI concerned about lack of petroleum legislation in Guyana

Even as Guyana has begun producing oil, there is an absence of modern legislation to govern the oil and gas sector. This is an area...

Porter dies after falling off moving vehicle

Thirty-six-year-old Sheldon Chase of Lot 103 C Meadowbrook Gardens lost his live on Thursday afternoon after he was crushed by a moving lorry at...

Youth Village opens at D’Urban Park

Scores of students from both Primary and Secondary Schools who gathered for the first day of the Republic Day Youth Village were urged to...

Accused in the rape of 11-year-old girl to face retrial

A 59-year-old Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) man is expected to face a retrial after a jury failed to reach a verdict in his...

CORONAVIRUS: Guyana must be ready to protect citizens – Opposition

By: Devina Samaroo While regional officials have indicated that the deadly coronavirus may not reach the Caribbean, Guyana’s Opposition is urging authorities here to put...

GECOM admits only errors through “inadvertence” can be changed

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has warned that the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) is insisting on making 91,000 changes to the Revised List of Electors...

Scott, Felix illegally occupied seats in Parliament – Court rules

The Court of Appeal on Thursday ruled that Minister within the Social Protection Ministry, Keith Scott, and Citizenship Minister Winston Felix illegally occupied seats...

Husband stabs, slits wife’s throat during argument over electrical cord

A domestic worker was late Thursday evening stabbed to death by her reputed husband during an argument over an electrical cord. The dead woman has...

Hururu labourer crushed by fallen log

A 64-year-old labourer of Hururu Mission, Aroaima, Upper Berbice River met his demise on Thursday after he was reportedly crushed by a fallen log....

GPF mulls changing age limit to apply for driver’s licence

The Guyana Police Force is currently considering the possibility of changing the age requirements for persons applying for driver's licence. Traffic Chief Superintendent Linden Isles...