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Friday, July 10, 2020

East Canje mothers struggling in COVID-19 pandemic

By Andrew Carmichael With most businesses closed, reduced activity in the marketplace and less travel, COVID-19 has stopped more than 60 per cent of daily...

Jude Bentley’s daughter tells of pain of losing both parents on same road 13...

“It feels unreal,” said 18-year-old Jada Bentley as she reflected on the gruesome deaths of both of her parents. Her mother, Melissa Yenkana, was struck...

We can do it all here – farmer Dhaniram Ramchand

By Lakhram Bhagirat One of the best feelings of accomplishment is being able to provide for yourself and the people in your care, and one...

Cook-up rice: A must have in every Guyanese home on ‘Old Year’s night’

By: Lakhram Bhagirat Whether it is made with mixed beans, black-eyed peas, split peas, calaloo, pigeon peas, or a combination of all, cook-up rice must...

Christmas in the sugar belt

By: Andrew Carmichael  Christmas is one of the most extravagant holiday seasons but it has not been the same for the thousands in the sugar...

Going the extra mile for our patients during Christmas – Nurse Sealey

“We also go the extra mile for our patients and their families during the season,” this is according to Leroy Anthony Sealey, a nurse...

Guyanese dominate Digicel Youth Pan Caribbean Film Competition

The Digicel Youth Pan Caribbean Film Competition, as part of the inaugural Turks and Caicos International Film Festival, announced the winners of the competition. Open...

Explore Guyana Magazine 2020 launched

The prestigious Explore Guyana Magazine was Friday night unveiled to the public during a ceremony at MovieTowne, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown. The cover features Guyana's famous...

St Monica mulls Eco Tourism

St Monica, located in the Upper Pomeroon River, is considering ways of developing its economic potential. During a meeting with residents on Sunday, Minister within...

Vashti Mahase tells her story of surviving two abusive relationships

By Lakhram Bhagirat Domestic violence has been an epidemic in Guyana for a number of years, but very few strides have been made in combating...

Recent Articles

Schenectady bans police head holds after controversial arrest of US-based Guyanese

 City police officers are now prohibited from placing their knee on a suspect’s head as a control hold and the department will boost de-escalation...

Trinidad and Tobago opposition calls for election observers

(Caribbean News Global) International election observation and monitoring is an important mechanism for ensuring election integrity, the United National Congress (UNC) asserted in its...

WHO Chief blasts ‘lack of leadership’ and calls for global unity as coronavirus cases...

(CNN) The director-general of the World Health Organization has condemned a "lack of leadership" in fighting the coronavirus pandemic and made an emotional plea...

Basil Williams incites Lowenfield to violate the law – PPP

PRESS STATEMENT BASIL WILLIAMS INCITES LOWENFIELD TO VIOLATE THE LAW It is an established fact that Attorney General Basil Williams has not won a singular case...

Brathwaite’s 65 puts West Indies, 159-3, closer to England’s total in 1st Test

West Indies stayed in control of the first test against England on Friday by reaching lunch on Day 3 at 159-3 to trail by...

Eyewitness: The morning after

…the foot fell The last time there was an expected momentous court decision in this elections outrage that’s been fuelled by the judicial antics of...

Authorities urge persons to wear face masks properly

Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Karen Gordon-Boyle is pleading with Guyanese to wear their face masks properly. "We continue to witness the misuse of the...

Guyanese fear of becoming infected with COVID-19 has decreased – DCMO

A survey conducted by the Ministry of Public Health in collaboration with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has found that Guyanese fears of...

142 Guyanese return on first repatriation flight from Canada

A total of 142 Guyanese returned home on Thursday via WestJet Airlines – the first repatriation flight for citizens who were stranded in Canada...

COVID-19 screening & testing unit set up at Aranka/Arangoy Landing

Persons living and working on the Aranka/Arangoy Landing, up the Cuyuni River in Region Seven, can now easily access COVID-19 screening and testing at...