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2020: A tough year for creatives

By LaWanda McAllister The creative world is a beautiful escape for a lot of people, allowing them to transcend into an alternate universe where they...

Divya Jyoti Association lights up Liberty Avenue to mark Diwali celebrations

The Divya Jyoti Association launched its “Let’s Light Up Liberty Avenue” event this last weekend in Liberty Avenue, Queens, New York. In keeping with the...

Virtual motorcade set for November 13

For the first time in 46 years, the Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha (GHDS) will be not be hosting its traditional Diwali motorcade but rather,...

Batman filming paused after Robert Pattinson ‘tests positive for coronavirus’

(BBC) Filming for The Batman has been suspended again, days after it resumed following the coronavirus lockdown. The pause in filming, confirmed by Warner Bros,...

Twilight actor Gregory Tyree Boyce and girlfriend Natalie Adepoju found dead

( (BBC) Gregory Tyree Boyce, who appeared in the first Twilight film in 2008, has been found dead alongside his girlfriend in Las Vegas. Boyce was...

Bollywood’s romantic hero Rishi Kapoor dies

(BBC) Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor, famed for his romantic roles, has died of cancer aged 67. He was part of the Kapoor acting dynasty which...

Slumdog Millionaire actor Irrfan Khan dies

(BBC) Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan, renowned internationally for roles in the hit films Slumdog Millionaire and Jurassic World, has died at the age of...

President announces closure of bars, restaurants from 6 pm daily

President David Granger, on Thursday, announced that in order to strengthen containment measures against the fight of the deadly Coronavirus (COVID-19), with effect from...

British Chef Gordon Ramsay in Guyana to film cooking series

Renowned British Chef and food critic, Gordon Ramsay, is in Guyana to film episodes of his popular TV cooking show and will be showcasing...

Chutney-Soca finalists named

  Nine finalists have been selected for the Mash Chutney Song Competition when the semi-final rounds of the competition were held on Friday night (February...

Recent Articles

Letter: Those who filed NCM against Granger are part of the failed leadership of...

The Editor, The motions of no confidence against the leader of the PNCR and the Coalition, Mr. David Granger, are likely to backfire in a...

Woman stabs teen for breaking up with her

An 18-year-old lad Tabatinga Drive, Lethem, Central Rupununi was on Sunday afternoon stabbed two times by a 20-year-old woman with whom he had just...

1000 house lots distributed in Region Four

A total of 1,000 house lots were today distributed in Region Four (Demerara-Mahaica) by the Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA), through the ‘Dream...

Guyana recording “slowdown” of persons getting vaccinated against Covid-19

Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony today revealed that authorities are seeing a “slowdown” of persons coming out to get vaccinated against Covid-19. “Generally, we have...

Letter: Cases dismissed due to no-case submissions

Dear Editor, There seems to be a serious problem within the Office of The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP). From 6th October, 2020 to now,...

Mother of 3 kills man who constantly abused her

  A 28-year-old woman has allegedly killed the father of her three children following years of abuse. The incident occurred at around 16:15hrs on Sunday whilst...

Woman, 83, killed in fire at Linden house

An 83-year-old woman identified as Norma Semple was during the wee hours of today killed in a fire at her home at Wismar, Linden. Semple...

Pedestrian killed by speeding, intoxicated driver at Providence

A man, who is yet to he identified, was last evening killed after he a struck down by a speeding motorcar driven by an...

Mother pleads for safe return of sons allegedly taken by father

A 26-year-old mother, originally from Bartica, Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni), is pleading with the public to help her locate her two sons, aged two and...

Agri Minister instructs NDIA to withhold payment to contractors over incomplete works

Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha has instructed the National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (NDIA) to withhold payments to contractors who have failed to complete works...