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Georgetown, Guyana
Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Works Ministry wraps up $4.5M road work at Stabroek Market

  - Commuters and motorists, who frequent the Donkey City, Stabroek Market Square, can traverse the road with ease now that it has been...

Guyana pursues oil, gas development support from Canada

  - Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment, Robert Persaud headed a Guyana delegation to Calgary, Alberta, Canada for several meeting which focused...

No Transfers! Students placed based on Performance at NGSA

  - The Ministry of Education has revealed that there will be no transfers for students whose parents wish for them to move to...

Decline in gold declaration cost Guyana US$100M in foreign exchange earnings

  - During a recent panel discussion, Chairman of the Guyana Gold Board, Gobind Ganga said that with the decline in gold declaration Guyana...

Gov’t to ensure UG student loan repayment obligations are honoured

- Minister of Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh said that the Government is fully mindful of the circumstances in relation to the effects of...

Dynamic Airways’ Boeing 767 lands at CJIA

– A Dynamic Airways Boeing 767 touched down at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA),yesterday (Thursday, June 12), and is one of two...

NGSA Results: Private Schools dominate Top 10

By Kurt Campbell – Private Schools across Guyana have dominated the top ten spots of the 2014 National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) for which...

NGSA Results: Math declines, English sees improvement

  By Kurt Campbell – Education Minister Priya Manickchand has announced that there was a stark decline in passes at Mathematics at this year’s National...

NGSA Top Student credits hard work and long nights

By Leroy Smith - Top National of the 2014 National Grade Six Assessment, 12 – year – old JORREL DE SANTOS told iNews moments...

New Guyana School produces NGSA Top Student

  - The top performer for this year’s National Grade Six Assessment was announced moments ago as Jorrel De Santos from the New Guyana...

Recent Articles

‘Hit-and-run’ driver gets bail

A driver allegedly involved in a hit-and-run accident on the Corentyne which claimed the life of a 27-year-old man has been released on bail. Yadesh...

Man charged for attempted execution on ex-cop

One of the men who attempted to execution ex-cop Teon Allen known as "Spoil Child" at East La Penitence, Georgetown was on Tuesday Slapped...

LETTER: Guyanese should refrain from near-sighted temptations that oil wealth will offer

Dear Editor, Two favourite campaign promises are already being bandied about: free education and cash transfers. The former is borne of a desire to fundamentally...

Man slapped with murder charge for setting girlfriend on fire

A 25-year-old man of Sophia, Greater Georgetown this morning appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan where he was not required to plead to the...

Suspect who murdered Meten-Meer-Zorg fisherman arrested

Twenty-year-old Ramesh Ramdeen also called “Braffy”, a fisherman who was on the run after killing his villager was this morning arrested in Parika, East...

Guyana has second most oil discoveries in the world for 2019

By Jarryl Bryan Oil and gas companies throughout the world have discovered over seven billion barrels of oil equivalent for the year 2019, but of...

India’s ‘exceptional ruthlessness’ with bat left us ‘mentally weak’ – Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis will continue to captain South Africa despite overseeing one of their worst Test results since readmission - he sees it as...

Cancer survivors, patients and caregivers receive self-care vouchers

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) in collaboration with partnering companies, has distributed 42 self-care vouchers to cancer survivors, cancer patients and caregivers...

Repairman gets 2 years’ jail for stealing from employer

Uriel Amsterdam was on Monday sentenced to two years’ imprisonment after he confessed to a larceny charge when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’...

Duo busted with 42kg of ganja at Parika charged

The two men of Tuschen New Housing Scheme, East Bank Essequibo (EBE), who were busted with over 42 kilograms of ganja in a motorcar...