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Monday, October 21, 2019

Kanashen Amerindian Protected Area accredited to the QCC

Guyana’s first and largest community owned protected area, the Kanashen Amerindian Protected Area in Region 9, was recently accredited to The Queen's Commonwealth Canopy...

Alexander Village flooding: State Minister calls on residents to keep environment clean

Minister of State, Joseph Harmon, today, charged the residents of Alexander Village to take personal responsibility for the condition of their surroundings even as...

GFC presents revised National Forest Policy Statement and Plan to stakeholders

The Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC) today presented the revised National Forest Policy Statement and Plan to stakeholders. The Department of Public Information (DPI) has reported...

Political momentum on climate change must be accelerated says Jagdeo at WSDF

Guyana's former President Dr Bharrat Jagdeo in his capacity as Patron-in-Chief delivered the feature remarks at the World Sustainable Development Forum (WSDF). The forum which convened...

Jagdeo among key int’l figures attending World Sustainable Development Forum in Mexico City

Guyana's Opposition Leader, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, is currently attending the first World Sustainable Development Forum (WSDF) being held in Mexico City under the theme...

Govt to solicit help from embassies to maintain local parks- Harmon

Minister of State, Joseph Harmon during a sector review of the Department of the Environment earlier this week, committed to the administration of the...

City Council may up garbage collections by $200 – Town Clerk

By Ramona Luthi In light of the Mayor and City Council’s recent announcement of a new the measure that obligates  Georgetown residents to pay for...

CGX, Repsol sign up as Gold Sponsors of GIPEX 2018

Repsol Exploracion Guyana and CGX Energy inc. have signed on to the Guyana International Petroleum Business Summit - GIPEX 2018 - as Gold Sponsors,...

Diamond NDC probing unsanitary Chinese restaurant 

…after roach found in fried rice The Little Diamond-Herstelling Neighbourhood Democratic Council (NDC) Sanitation Department says it is investigating an allegation that a roach was...

New CARICOM Chair wants to create world’s first climate resilient region

New CARICOM Chair wants to create world's first climate resilient region Incoming Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Haiti’s President Jovenel Moïse says the...

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LETTER: It is up to Guyanese to decide the life they want at 2020...

Dear Editor, The Granger Administration initiated hostilities with the Private Sector immediately upon assumption of office in 2015, it is now 2019 and the local...

Bangladesh players go on strike, India tour under threat

Bangladesh's cricketers have decided not to participate in any cricket activity for the foreseeable future until their demands for the improvement of cricket in...

Man dies after reportedly driving car into Demerara River

The lifeless body of a Berbice, Region Six resident was earlier this morning pulled from the Demerara River after he reportedly drove his motorcar...

Driver dies after fuel tanker topples down hill

A 34-year-old man is now dead after the fuel tanker he was operating toppled at Buck Hall Tapir Trail. Dead is Atewick De Freitas of...

Man found dead in trench with plastic bag wrapped around head

The partially decomposed body of a male was this morning found with a black plastic bag wrapped around his head at Potentia, West Bank...

Labourer killed in suspected hit and run in Berbice

The body of a man was on Saturday afternoon discovered lying on the parapet at Number 76 Village, Corentyne, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne), and...

Teacher living in fear after receiving death threats from ex-lover

Michelle Nieuenkerk, a nursery school teacher who recently ended a relationship with her lover, is now living in fear after receiving a number of...

2 wanted for gold dealer’s murder   

The Police are on the hunt for two men for questioning in connection with the murder of a businessman, Deon Stoll, who was shot...

WCD teen stabbed to death during argument

A fisherman was on Sunday evening stabbed to death at Meten-Meer-Zorg, West Coast Demerara during a heated argument over an old grievance. The dead man...

Four dead in Bangladesh riot over offensive Facebook post

(CNN) Four people were killed Sunday when Bangladesh police fired on a crowd after clashes erupted over a Facebook post that angered Muslims. Thousands of...