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Saturday, August 24, 2019

Movies hook millions of young people on tobacco – new WHO report says films...

The World Health Organization (WHO), in a report released today, is calling on governments to assign “R” ratings to movies that portray tobacco use,...

Eagles legend Glenn Frey dead at 67 – co-wrote many hit songs including ‘Hotel...

(CNN) Glenn Frey, a founding member of the legendary rock band, the Eagles, has died at 67, a publicist for the band has confirmed. "Glenn...

Durban Park to become major public venue

President David Granger and Minister of State Joseph Harmon, this afternoon, made a brief stop at Durban Park, where work is on-going to transform...

Mets search for a Diamond on the Cricket Pitch – former international cricket star Kieran...

By Jared Diamond, Wall Street Journal Kieran Powell, a 25-year-old outfielder from the Caribbean nation of St. Kitts and Nevis, has received worldwide recognition for his ability...

Golden Globes: ‘The Revenant’ wins Best Motion Picture, Drama

(MSN.COM) -  The 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards last night overflowed with shocks, surprises, new faces, and enough bad language to send the censors...

Jumo to compete in Soca Monarch semis

Jumo ‘Rubber Waist’ Primo was on Thursday confirmed as the 60th artiste to compete in the Soca Monarch semi finals slated for January 17...

Rihanna’s earnings fall 50 per cent in 2015

(Caribbean 360): Barbadian superstar Rihanna ranks No 10 on Forbes’ annual list of the top-earning women in music. Rihanna, who is 27, earned US$26...

Jumo Primo shortlisted for Chutney/Soca Monarch with ‘Off the Rocks’

Guyanese artiste, Jumo 'Rubber Waist' Primo has been named one of the contestants shortlisted to perform at the semifinals of the Chutney Soca Monarch...

US folk music group to perform today

– The United Stated Embassy in Georgetown will on Saturday host a concert at the Promenade Gardens featuring Grammy nominated Group Della Mae...

‘Gaza Slim’ to perform in Guyana; calls on women to break the cycle of...

  By Tracey Khan - Drakes - Jamaican Dancehall artiste Vanessa Saddler a.k.a Vanessa Bling and Gaza Slim is set for her performance tomorrow night...

Recent Articles

Opinion Poll on upcoming elections, other political matters launched

The Turkeyn Research and Polling Institute (TRPI) earlier today rolled out an opinion poll to collect the views of Guyanese on a number of...

GA-FDD intensifies inspection activities, closed several food establishments

The Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) after trumping up inspection activities on local food establishments following a survey conducted earlier this year...

MMA rice farmers call for dams to be fixed before harvest

By: Andrew Carmichael With less than one week before farmers in the Mahaica Mahaicony Abary-Agricultural Development Authority (MMA-ADA) Scheme start harvesting their rice, concern is...

CJIA Senior Manager charged for sexual assault

Senior Airport Manager at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), Andrew Kellman was earlier today granted bail in the sum of $70,000 when he...

Philadelphia accident leaves several injured

An accident involving two Route 32 minibuses - BTT 4542 and BTT 4448, earlier today (Friday), in the vicinity of Philadelphia, East Bank Essequibo,...

‘Book your spot now!’ …Cricket fans urged to secure CPL tickets early

Guyanese cricket fans are being urged to secure their tickets early so that they do not miss out on the action at this year’s...

France threatens to block trade over Amazon fires

(BBC) France and Ireland say they will not ratify a huge trade deal with South American nations unless Brazil does more to fight fires...

Commonwealth SG calls for greater unity on climate change

LONDON, United Kingdom (CMC) – Commonwealth Secretary-General, Patricia Scotland, has called for more action to deal with the impact of climate change as the...

Ramjattan boasts AFC played integral role in closing sugar estates

Leader of the Alliance For Change (AFC) Khemraj Ramjattan has admitted that his party played an integral role in the decision to close sugar...

Civil society group reiterates calls for President, Cabinet to resign, call elections

Less than a week after its first protest outside of the Ministry of the Presidency (MotP), the Mass Action People’s Movement (MAPM) — a...