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Police moving to establish Force Medical Insurance – Top Cop

By Leroy Smith - Medical treatment for servicing members of the Guyana Police Force and their immediate families will soon be covered by the...

Shortage of fuel in Pomeroon forces farmers, school children to paddle home

  - A shortage of fuel on Monday, November 10 at Charity and in the Pomeroon forced scores of farmers, school children and residents...

Berbice Bridge employees to benefit from salary increases

– All employees working with the Berbice Bridge Company Inc. (BBCI) will benefit from salary increases for 2014 and 2015. BBCI and the Guyana...

GPHC against relatives supplying admitted patients with meals

- The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) is requesting that persons desist from bringing meals for their relatives/friends who are admitted to the...

EU recruits IT experts for GECOM

- The European Union (EU) recruited two experts to support the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) in its capacity building activities upon request from...

Dynamic Airways return date is November 22; all approvals granted

  By Kurt Campbell - Dynamic Airways has secured the relevant approval from the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) along with the international aviation authorities...

Gold Board General Manager resigns

– General Manager of the Guyana Gold Board (GGB) Anantram Balram has resigned. The Board’s Chairman Mr. Gobin Ganga, when contacted by iNews today,...

Scouts mark 105th Anniversary; mourn passing member

- As scouts from across the country gathered to celebrate the 105th Anniversary of the Scout Association of Guyana (SAG), this year’s observance was...

Region 6 ‘Bulk Waste’ collection commences tomorrow

- The Regional Household Bulk Waste Removal Programme which was launched in Region 4 last month, under the “Clean-Up My Country” initiative, has...

CARICOM Secretary General tells UG graduates “not to forsake region”

- The graduating class of 2014 from the University of Guyana was urged not to forsake the Caribbean region by Caricom Secretary General,...

Recent Articles

Eyewitness: Another day…

…another PNC (looting) scandal The word “loot” entered the English language directly from a Hindi dialect of India after the British East India Company’s conquest...

Water quality at Eccles Plant surpasses WHO standards – GWI

Water Quality innovation has resulted in the water produced by Guyana Water Incorporated’s Eccles Water Treatment Plant exceeding World Health Organisation (WHO) standards. Over 2500...

$717.8M lawsuit filed against BK Int’l, Nafico over Yarrowkabra Secondary School project

The Attorney General Chambers has instituted legal proceedings against BK International Inc and the North American Fire and General Insurance Company (Nafico) for breach...

19 new Covid-19 cases recorded

The Ministry of Health has announced that 19 new cases of the novel coronavirus have been detected, taking the total positives recorded to date...

PNCR’s Amna Ally discharged from Cardiac ICU

Amna Ally, General Secretary of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), has been discharged from the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation’s (GPHC) Cardiac Intensive Care...

Letter: Good to know that sanity, stability can return to GECOM

Dear Editor, Recently, the APNU/AFC coalition summoned a meeting with GECOM Chairwoman with which she refused and in quick succession, she issued a follow-up statement...

Family responds to report of diplomat who died while owing money to State

The family of the late Guyanese ambassador, Dr. Odeen Ishmael, has responded to a report “Diplomat dies owing State millions, Govt urged to recover...

President, PM receive farewell courtesy call from outgoing Chinese Ambassador

President Dr. Irfaan Ali today received a farewell courtesy call from outgoing Chinese Ambassador Cui Jianchun at State House. Ambassador Jianchun was accredited in 2017. The Chinese...

STEMGuyana launches TV show on science and engineering for children

Guyanese children across the country will soon enjoy a weekly technology show which will include a local superhero “Robin The Robot” who will work...

Body of man who fell off punt in Canje River found

Police have discovered the body of 33-year-old Jiachim Perez Peters at Sand Landing, Canje Creek, East Berbice, two days after he fell off a...