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Joe Jackson: Patriarch of Jackson family dies aged 89

Joe Jackson, the father of music legends Michael and Janet Jackson, has died at age 89, a person close to the family has confirmed...

‘Wet Fete Jouvert Party’ for Feb 22

The place to be on the night before the big gyration on Mash Day is no other than Demerara Park for its annual J’Ouvert...

‘Glee’ actor found dead at 35

(CNN) Actor Mark Salling, best known for his role as Noah "Puck" Puckerman on Fox's musical comedy-drama "Glee," has died, according to his attorney. He...

After 7 years Logos Hope book ship returns, receives large contingent of Guyanese

Big smiles were stretched across the faces of children as they feasted their eyes on the wide range of children books and toys on...

Guyana Amazon Warriors wins Jubilee parade award

 The Guyana Amazon Warriors were among those awarded for their extraordinary performance at the float parade to mark Guyana’s 50th independence anniversary. In a night...

Iwokrama launches bird guide

The Iwokrama International Centre for Rain Forest Conservation and Development has announced the publication of its bird guide. According to the Centre, ‘Guide to the...

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...

Brandon Harding defends Soca Monarch title

2018 Carib Soca Monarch, Brandon Harding managed to edge newcomer Steven Ramphal by a mere point to retain the title when the competition was...

Soyini Fraser wins Miss Guyana Universe pageant

Rafieya Husain gets First runner-up Soyini Fraser last night won the much anticipated Miss Guyana Universe pageant in glitzy fashion at the Marriott Hotel...

Linden seeks to reintroduce ballroom dancing among youths

The community of Linden, Region Ten, through the Step Right Ballroom Dancing School is seeking to reintroduce the art of ballroom dancing among the...

Recent Articles

Lowenfield slapped with 3rd private criminal charge

Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield has been slapped with yet another private criminal charge for fraud. Two private criminal charges were filed against Lowenfield for...

Suspect in Agricola fatal shooting nabbed, confesses to crime

The man who was fingered in the shooting to death of 27-year-old Tyron Duesberry on June 22, 2020, whilst he was searching for party...

General Elections set for August 10th in Trinidad and Tobago

Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Dr Keith Rowley, has announced that general election will be held on August 10th. After announcing that he had...

UN urges all to refrain from acts, remarks that could incite racial hostility

The United Nations Resident Coordinator in Guyana, Mikiko Tanaka, has urged all stakeholders to work towards ensuring that there is peace and stability in...

‘I have every confidence in recount’ – CARICOM Secretary General

Secretary General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Ambassador Irwin LaRocque says he has "every confidence" in the work conducted by the high-level CARICOM delegation...

Private Sector bemoans that COVID-19 Task Force not functioning as expected

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) has once again expressed concerns that the COVID-19 Task Force - which comprises of caretaker ministers - is not...

Charges against PPP/C’s “pro-democracy” protesters withdrawn

The charges which were instituted against two pro-democracy protesters for breaching the government’s COVID-19 guidelines have been withdrawn. The charges were brought against former People’s...

GTA, THAG receive int’l funding to tackle wildlife trafficking

The Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG) and Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) have received funding from the Latin American Trade Association (LATA) Foundation...

Caribbean scholars join mounting calls for Granger to concede defeat

Respected Caribbean scholars and practitioners; W. Andy Knight and Winston Dookeran, on Friday, joined the mounting calls for Guyana’s President David Granger, Leader of...

Bandits storm Western Union outlet, pharmacy at Little Diamond

Four armed bandits on Wednesday pounced upon a Western Union outlet and a pharmacy located at Little Diamond, East Bank Demerara (EBD). During the ordeal,...