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Wednesday, December 2, 2020

‘Once in a lifetime find’: Dinosaur tail discovered trapped in amber

(CNN) The tail of a 99-million year old dinosaur has been found entombed in amber, an unprecedented discovery that has blown away scientists. Xing Lida,...

Diwali ushered in with the lighting of National Diya by HSS

The Festival of Lights, Diwali, was on Sunday night kick-started at Rahaman’s Park, Greater Georgetown with the annual lighting of the National Diya. The lighting...

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...

GTT launches +Star Singing Competition

After persistent calls from the public for the return of the GTT Jingle and Song Competition, the company has launched the GTT Plus Star...

Meghan Markle reportedly approves of Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas’ engagement

Priyanka Chopra’s long-time friend Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, has approved of the actor’s engagement to singer Nick Jonas, according to a report. A source...

‘Hallelujah’ singer Leonard Cohen dies

(CNN) Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen has died at the age of 82. "We have lost one of music's most revered and prolific visionaries," said a...

Miss India Guyana delegates encouraged to become role models

The 10 young ladies vying for the Miss India Guyana title, were on Friday encouraged to not only carry their appearance and behaviour the...

Dwight Yorke being sued by soca monarch

(CMC) — Former Trinidad & Tobago and Manchester United footballer Dwight Yorke is being sued by reigning Chutney Soca Monarch Neval Chatelal for the...

Kuru Kururu benefits from free dental programme spearheaded by GTT

The village of Kuru Kururu, along the Linden/Soesdyke Highway, has been the first of many communities to benefit from a medical outreach dental programme...

20 boyfriends and 20 iPhones: How one Chinese woman bought a house

(BBC) Buying a house is generally seen as one of most costly purchases one can make. It's especially true in China, where house prices...

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Finance Minister seeking funding to reinvigorate agri sector

With Government moving full speed ahead in terms of its reinvigoration of the agricultural sector to assist in boosting Guyana’s economy, the country’s Senior...

Keep Christmas gatherings small – PM urges

  Prime Minister Mark Phillips has appealed to the public to keep their holiday festivities small and in accordance with the COVID-19 measures. On the sidelines...

GuySuCo forges ahead with second crop production target despite challenges

Harvesting of sugar cane across the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) intensifies as production pushes to 52,139 MT of sugar for the Second Crop, 2020. The...

School uniform and supplies voucher distribution begins in Georgetown

The Department of Education - Georgetown launched the distribution of the School Uniform and Supplies Voucher programme in the Georgetown Education District. The simple but...

GTT customers can now check all outstanding balances via telephone

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) has recently added a new automated assistant to provide postpaid customers with the ease of checking their...

Motorcyclist critical after colliding with car in WBD accident

A 40-year-old motorcyclist is now in a critical condition after he collided with a motorcar along the Stanleytown Public Road, West Bank Demerara (WBD)...

Molly Hassan is new Deputy General Manager at GuyOil

Former Chief Executive Officer of the National Communications Network (NCN) Molly Hassan has been appointed Deputy General Manager of the Guyana Oil Company (GuyOil). The...

Linden youth hospitalised after stabbed multiple times

A 23-year-old man of Christianburg, Wismar, Linden is now hospitalised after he was on Monday stabbed several times about his body by a man...

“I feel there is a weight off my shoulders” – businessman on Sleepin Casino...

Businessman Clifton Bacchus is relieved and excited that, after years of waiting and millions wasted, he is finally granted permission to operate the Carnival...

Manager forgets money bag at shop; $700,000 goes missing

A 29-year-old of manager of Gamell's Lumber Yard on Saturday last forgot a bag containing over $700,000 in cash at a shop and upon...