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Friday, August 23, 2019

Miss World Guyana aims to raise awareness on domestic violence; constructs Shelter

  By Tracey Khan – Drakes - Miss World Guyana, Rafieya Husain is using her crown to raise awareness of the early signs of...

Fire Fest Fan Appreciation show set for Tuschen Ground

All roads will lead to the Tuschen Community Centre Ground, East Bank Essequibo today (Boxing Day) for Fire Fest’s Appreciation Day Concert. All plans...

Priyanka Chopra apologises after India’s outrage by Quantico episode

  A recent episode of the spy thriller, Quantico showed the main character, played by Priyanka Chopra, thwarting a plot hatched by Hindus ahead of...

Mae’s Schools tackle social issues at Mashramani walk

Students of the Mae’s Schools Annex on Thursday raised their voices against social issues plaguing society through a Mashramani walk around the city. Commencing from...

Adele sweeps Grammy awards in upset victory over Beyonce

By Jill Serjeant and Piya Sinha-Roy | LOS ANGELES (Reuters) Adele swept the Grammy Awards on Sunday, taking home statuettes for the top prizes -...

Stan Lee: Marvel Comics co-creator dies aged 95

BBC- American writer and Marvel Comics co-creator Stan Lee has died at the age of 95. Lee and Jack Kirby founded the company in 1961,...

Sir Roger Moore, James Bond actor, dies aged 89

(BBC) Actor Sir Roger Moore, best known for playing James Bond, has died aged 89, his family has announced. He played the famous spy in...

‘Growing Pains’ actor Alan Thicke dead at age 69

(AP) A publicist says Alan Thicke, who played the likable father on the sitcom "Growing Pains", has died at age 69. Carleen Donovan, who is...

‘Star Trek’ actor Anton Yelchin dies in freak car accident

(CNN) Actor Anton Yelchin, 27, who played Chekov in recent "Star Trek" movies, was killed in a freak accident early Sunday morning, police told...

Hero CPL17: Carib Beer signs up to join the Biggest Party in sport

The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) says they are delighted to welcome Carib Beer as the Official Beer of the biggest party in sport...

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New Amsterdam prisoner injured after setting mattress on fire

Committed prisoner Delon Boucher received injuries about his body after he set fire to his mattress located in the Security Block of the New...

“We are quite alarmed” – Trotman on Amazon fires

Guyana’s Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman has expressed grave concerns over the record rate at which fires have been affecting the Amazon Rainforest in...

Man remanded for stabbing ex-girlfriend and her new beau

A 48-year-old man, who stabbed his ex-girlfriend and her new companion, was today remanded to prison. Gilbert Thomas of Hururu Mission, Upper Berbice River, was...

Elections can be held by late October – Jagdeo

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) believes a date in late October is more reasonable for the hosting of early General and Regional Elections. This timeline...

Barbados to abolish immigration/customs forms

(CMC) — Passengers arriving at the Grantley Adams International Airport here will no longer be required to fill out immigration/customs forms, also known as...

Valmiki College for Business and Technology launched

Guyana’s newest tertiary educational institution, the Valmiki College for business and technology, was declared open today as the non-profit institution is now expanded to...

President Granger attends viewing of late Presidential Guard

President David Granger, on Thursday morning, attended the viewing of the body of the late Constable Winston Cooper, former member of the Presidential Guard,...

Civil society group protests again for Govt to respect Guyana’s Constitution

A few members of civil society have staged another protesting, calling on the government to respect the country's constitution. Last week, just a handful of...

FFTP donates 100 beds to public health sector

The local public health sector has received a tremendous boost with the donation of 100 hundred beds from the Food For The Poor Guyana...

‘City Hall cash-strapped’ – Mayor urges residents to settle outstanding rates and taxes

Mayor of Georgetown, Ubraj Narine is appealing to residents in the capital city to pay their rates and taxes so that City Hall, which...