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Snake marriage story fake, Malaysian fireman says

(BBC Asia) A Malaysian fireman widely reported to have wed his pet snake says that he is saddened by the story he says is...

New make-up line ‘Milani’ introduced in Guyana

Shoe Heaven on Saturday launched their new line of make-up products — Milani — an economical but fabulous line, to Guyana at Palm Court,...

GTT ‘bringing the heat’ to CPL 2017 as main sponsor of the Guyana Amazon...

By Ramona Luthi The Guyana Telephone & Telegraph company (GTT) has announced that it will be the main  sponsor of the Guyana Amazon Warriors during...

Courts Christmas tree light-up wows large crowd

Thousands gathered late Friday afternoon on Main Street, Georgetown and its immediate  environs to witness the annual Courts Christmas Tree light-up ceremony. This much-anticipated...

GTT, Pulse unveil “Amazon Gems” for Mash Day revel

Come February 23, Guyanese are poised to enjoy a ‘cloud nine’ experience with GTT and Pulse Entertainment since the duo have promised to deliver...

Southland International reintroduces Carlsberg Beer to Guyana

  - Southland International Inc, a subsidiary of the Pereira Group of Companies, last evening launched a new chapter in its local beer industry;...

‘Anemic’ iPhone 8 demand drags Apple shares lower

By Supantha Mukherjee (Reuters) - Signs of poor demand for the iPhone 8 fueled more questions on Thursday over Apple Inc’s strategy of releasing two...

Region 8 beauty crowned 2017 Indigenous Heritage queen

After a close battle with the Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo) representative, Junisha Johnny, Sherryanna Balkaran, the Patamona beauty who hails from the peaks...

10 charitable organizations awarded at GBTI’s 2018 Calendar launch

... 7 students awarded at Calendar Art Competition As the Guyana Bank For Trade and Industry (GBTI) on Tuesday unveiled its calendar design for the...

Chris Gardner: The homeless man who became a multi-millionaire investor

By Dave Gordon Business reporter (BBC) (BBC) When Chris Gardner and his young son were sleeping rough on the floor of a public toilet, he...

Recent Articles

Nandlall wins case against former AG Williams over Red House fiasco

Chief Justice (ag) Roxanne Wiltshire George, S.C., yesterday, delivered a ruling in the case filed by the Cheddi Jagan Research Center Inc. against the...

Covid-19 curfew now 9pm to 5am

The Covid-19 curfew has been changed to 9pm to 5am. The new curfew was published in the official Gazette. The previous curfew was 8pm to 5am....

Ex-soldier who beheaded uncle appeals life sentence

A 29-year-old ex-soldier, who was in 2019 sentenced to life imprisonment for beheading his uncle, has now moved to the Court of Appeal (COA)...

Caribbean’s first virtual Oil and Gas summit planned for September

Valiant Business Media (UK) and Valiant Business Media (Guyana) will host the Caribbean’s first virtual oil and gas summit from September 15-17, 2020 in...

Petroleum Commission to be set up within 6 months, Local Content Policy a priority...

As the new Government continues to transition into political office, serious efforts are being made to establish an adequate and efficient structure that would...

Elderly man appeals 7-year jail sentence for sexual assault

An elderly man, who was sentenced to seven years’ imprisonment after a jury at the Demerara Assizes found him guilty of having sexual activity...

Govt notes strict timeline for Payara approvals, but assures process will not be compromised

Even as the new Government is working on a “tight timeframe” to review the Payara development project before granting the necessary permits, it has...

GRA receives mobile scanners from China

Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, and the Minister within the Ministry, Deodat Indar, on Friday, received NUCTECH Mobile Scanners from the Embassy...

$10.8B generating sets purchased by APNU/AFC not benefiting Guyanese – Min. Indar

The investment of $10.8Billion, by the previous APNU+AFC Coalition Government, to purchase five Wartsila generating sets for the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) is...

“I cry every day, I can’t cope, I feel helpless” – mother demands justice...

By: LaWanda McAllister The parents of 23-year-old Navindra Samaroo, who was shot dead at Middle Road, La Penitence, Georgetown moments after conducting transactions for his...