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Corentyne communities flooded due to high tides

Several villages within close proximity of the Number 63 Beach on the Corentyne are under water due to high tides. Communities between Number 64 Village...

Liquid water ‘lake’ revealed on Mars

(BBC) Researchers have found evidence of an existing body of liquid water on Mars. What they believe to be a lake sits under the planet's...

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...

IMF chief warns of ‘dark future’ over climate change

(AFP) The world will be in deep trouble if it fails to tackle climate change and inequality, IMF managing director Christine Lagarde warned on...

Amaila Falls only realistic path for Guyana – Norway report

…only way for Govt to fulfil its LCDS commitment to UN The independent assessment of the Amaila Falls Hydropower Project (AFHP) has revealed that the...

Dozens dead in Indonesia flash floods

At least 58 people have been killed in flash floods in the eastern Indonesian province of Papua. Rescue workers are struggling to reach remote parts...

Persons involved in illegal practices at Iwokrama Rainforest face $100,000 fine, imprisonment

The Iwokrama International Centre is now mulling the use of cameras and drones to manage the protected rainforest, as illegal activities increase within the...

 Sections of Mahdia under water

Hundreds of residents in the mining town of Mahdia, Region Eight (Potaro/Siparuni) are presently battling with massive flooding in the area thus forcing them...

Utility poles, trees uprooted as heavy winds wreak havoc in Linden

Heavy winds early Saturday morning wreaked havoc at a section of Canvas City, Wismar, Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) as several electricity poles and...

El Dorado Offshore pooling skills for oil industry

– 16 deck hands trained El Dorado Offshore (EDO) has facilitated training for 16 deck hands to work on existing and future rigging operations. “This is...

Recent Articles

3 killed in two-vehicle collision on ECD

Three persons are now dead while several others injured following an accident at Le Ressouvenir, East Coast Demerara (ECD). The accident involved a motor lorry...

Suspect in Montrose fatal accident tests positive for Covid-19

The driver of the canter truck that caused the horrendous death of garbage collector Zameer Isfehani has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The 52-year-old...

Enrico Woolford, Imran Khan relieved of duties at State media

The services of Enrico Woolford and Imran Khan are no longer required under the new administration and as such, their contracts have been terminated. Woolford...

President Ali, other Govt Ministers tested for COVID-19

President Dr. Irfaan Ali has announced that Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Hon. Hugh Todd has tested positive for the Novel Corona-virus...

BREAKING: Foreign Affairs Minister tests positive for COVID-19

President Irfaan Ali moments ago announced that Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hugh Todd, has been tested positive for COVID-19. The president has since ordered that...

Naseem Shah can be a force for Pakistan – Waqar Younis

Naseem Shah can be a force for Pakistan and trouble batsmen around the world, according to bowling coach Waqar Younis. The teenager made his Test...

Cops seeking man involved in deadly triangular love affair

Law enforcement officials have issued a wanted bulletin for Richardo Mitchell aka “Cardo” for questioning in relation to the murder of Winston Robertson on...

Suspects in murder of Good Hope woman released; family pleads for justice

Law enforcement officials have released two men who were detained for questioning in relation to the murder of a 52-year-old-year-old mother of eight, Waheeda...

PAHO/WHO contributes again to Guyana’s COVID-19 response

The Pan American Health Organisation/ World Health Organisation (PAHO/WHO) has once again contributed to Guyana’s COVID-19 response with the donation of testing kits and...

Happening Now: Barbados bids farewell to former PM Owen Arthur

Citizens of Barbados are currently paying their last respects to former Prime Minister, Professor The Rt. Hon. Owen Arthur, at the Parliament Buildings. Arthur, Barbados’...