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Sunday, September 23, 2018

National Toshaos’ Council blasts Govt for broken promises

The National Toshaos' Council (NTC) conference of 2018 opened on Monday with Chairman Joel Fredericks putting government on blast for a number of unimplemented...

LCDS earned money for Guyana, Green State Strategy will hemorrhage treasury- Jagdeo

...says if PPP elected in 2020 it will be shelved  “It will add cost. I disagree with its fundamental premise. The premise which brings cost...

Illegal mining affecting Mahdia’s potable water supply- GWI

The authorities responsible for surveillance against illegal mining in hinterland communities are being called upon to exercise stringent enforcement of the law. This follows a...

Region 9 flooding: A number of roads washed away as water levels fluctuate

Severe flooding in Region 9 (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo) has washed away a number of roads, leading to several parts of Deep South Rupununi being...

Eastern C’bean keeps close watch on Hurricane Beryl

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — A tropical storm watch is now in effect for Barbados, St Lucia, Martinique, Guadeloupe, St Martin and Barthelemy and a...

Region Nine flooding being assessed- Harmon

Minister within the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Annette Ferguson is currently on the ground in region nine, assessing the level of damages as the...

Diamond natural gas explosion: Deadline for capping crater extended

The three-week time line which was set for capping the makeshift well, that led to a natural gas explosion, in Diamond, East Bank Demerara...

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...

Wakenaam inundation: Contractor blamed for sea defence breach

A breach to a section of the sea defence structure on the island of Wakenaam, located in the mouth of the Essequibo River, has...

Safe zone established, power restored to Diamond

... GGMC, GWI to manage containment of natural eruption The Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) in collaboration with the Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) and...

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Miner shot twice in Madhia

A miner was in the wee hours of Sunday morning shot twice after he got into an argument with an acquaintance, who he was...

STEMGuyana Signs Agreement To Bring International Youth Robot Competition To Guyana

On September 19, 2018, STEMGuyana signed an agreement with the International Youth Robot Association to be the pre-qualifying body responsible for organizing the annual...

Durban St contractor robbed by motorcycle bandits

A Durban Street resident was on Saturday night around 22:10h robbed by two bandits, one of whom was armed with a handgun. The victim was...

Computer technician, woman robbed by gunman in Kitty

A gunman is now being hunted by ranks of the “A” Division after he attacked and robbed a computer technician and a woman who...

Venezuela crisis: Chinese hospital ship docks for a week

BBC- A Chinese hospital ship has docked in Venezuela, where for the next week it will provide free health care to local patients. Venezuela's Defence...

Matthews smashes 117 to help WI women level ODI series

West Indies women 292 for 5 (Matthews 117, Dottin 59, Kapp 4-55) beat South Africa women 177 (van Niekerk 77, Wovaardt 54, Dottin 4-36)...

Six Intl tour operators impressed with Guyana’s wow factor

Six international tour operators from the United Kingdom (UK) and Australia recently completed a familiarisation tour of Guyana through local tour company Wilderness Explorers. The...

We were duped into signing APNU LGE forms, says PPP supporters

Supporters of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) are claiming that they were tricked into signing forms which put them as candidates for the A...

EYEWITNESS: Suspicious minds…

…or realism? Fresh from trying (unsuccessfully) to explain away frivolous spending (“retreats” at posh resorts) and nepotistic appointments (wife of AFC big-wig made Editor-in-Chief with...

Linden labourer died of multiple injuries to body- autopsy

The autopsy conducted on the body of Lindener Stephon Braithwaite, called "Grinch" who was crushed to death at his place of work on Thursday...