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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Disney axes Guardians director James Gunn over offensive tweets

SAN DIEGO, United States (AFP) — "Guardians of the Galaxy" franchise director James Gunn has been axed from the third movie over a series...

Thai cave rescue to be turned into Hollywood movie

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — The mission to rescue 12 boys and their soccer coach from a Thai cave is to get the...

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...

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...

Guyanese physician, humanitarian Dr Narendra Singh receives honorary degree from York U

... reminds graduands to be humble and helpful Described as an extraordinary humanitarian and health care leader, Schulich alumnus and physician, Guyanese, Dr Narendra Singh...

Younger brother of popular Chutney singer killed in accident

The younger brother of popular Chutney Singer, Mahendra Ramkellawan was on Sunday evening killed following an accident on the De Willem, West Coast Demerara...

Actor Sylvester Stallone under probe for sexual assault

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — US prosecutors have launched a probe to determine whether film star Sylvester Stallone should be charged in connection with a sexual assault...

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...

US televangelist wants US$54M private jet, says ‘Jesus wouldn’t be riding donkey’

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — An American televangelist is appealing for donations to fund the purchase of a US$54 million business jet, saying that...

Guyana’s first Carnival experience dubbed a success

Guyana’s first Carnival experience dubbed a success   Thousands of Guyanese from all corners of the country and as well as a large amount of tourists,...

Recent Articles

GPF mourning loss of officer who succumbed to accident injuries

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) is  mourning the death of Sergeant 16542 Joseph Elton Ambrose who was involved in an accident on Herstelling Public...

Starting property valuation project ahead of budgeted expenditure in breach of FMAA- Ali

Opposition Member of Parliament, Irfaan Ali on Wednesday called out Government for what he said was a violation of the Fiscal Management and Accountability...

CARICOM SG holds talks with Aruba on Associate Membership

Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque met on Wednesday with Prime Minister of Aruba Hon Evelyn Wever-Croes on Associate Membership in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) for...

Bandits abandon car after high speed chase with Police

A black Toyota Allion motorcar with registration plate PSS 3701 is now in the custody of Police of the “D” Division following a high...

Infant electrocuted in Berbice

A five-month-old infant was on Tuesday electrocuted at his Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) home. Dead is Mason Cush of Corentyne, Berbice. According to reports received, the...

More sugar workers to be terminated, says GAWU

While Wales cane harvesters have started to receive their severance pay, other workers are expected to be laid off in the coming weeks leading...

Vendor granted $50,000 bail over alleged possession of ecstacy

A vendor was on Wednesday taken before the Court of Law after she was found in possession of a small quantity of ecstasy last...

Port Kaituma miner charged for robbery, B&E

A Port Kaituma miner found himself before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Wednesday charged for committing robbery with violence and breaking and entering a...

St Kitts Opposition files no confidence motion against Government

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — Opposition Leader Dr Denzil Douglas has filed a motion of no confidence against Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris, whom...

Ogle accident: Relatives of victims dissatisfied with Police investigation; call for thorough probe

The families of the two boys, who lost their lives last weekend after a motor jeep crashed into their motorcycle, have registerred their dissatisfaction...