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Thursday, December 3, 2020

25 years later, and Sir Vijay Mohabeer shows no sign of slowing down

By Lakhram Bhagirat “I love this job although it is not what I wanted to do at first, I have grown to love it. I...

Teaching has evolved into a new sphere in my 18 years in the system...

By Lakhram Bhagirat Teaching is more than just imparting academic knowledge; it is about the holistic development of those in your charge and with the...

Sir Ron Ghanie – Moulding the minds of Bartica’s children for over two decades

By Lakhram Bhagirat As cliché as one would say it is, Ron Ryan Ghanie or Sir Ron, as he is known to many, never wanted...

Dr Shilindra Rajkumar improving Guyana’s plastic surgery capabilities one patient at a time

…while mentoring young doctors as part of a succession plan By Lakhram Bhagirat Guyana has a long way to go in relation to the development...

From Georgetown to Florida: Dr Moti Ramgopal shares journey of becoming a leading Infectious...

By Lakhram Bhagirat The world of infectious diseases is vast and though it may seem as though much of it is explored, that may be...

From being a school dropout to successfully building an agrobusiness – Jennifer Singh shares...

By Lakhram Bhagirat Just as she was about the complete the last lap of her secondary education, Jennifer Singh was forced to drop out of...

Farming wasn’t my first career choice, but now I love it – Naitram Nihal

By Lakhram Bhagirat Life has the uncanny ability to lead us down the path we need to go rather than the path we rather be...

Agriculture is all that I ever wanted to do – Natasha Forde

By Lakhram Bhagirat Agriculture is perhaps the most important sector in every country for the simple reason that it provides the necessary sustenance for the...

Guyana-born Artist Frank Bowling Awarded Knighthood in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Guyana-born artist, Frank Bowling OBE RA, has been given the honour of Knight Bachelor conferred upon him in the Birthday 2020 Honours List by...

Parika Back residents still not able to access potable water

By Lakhram Bhagirat The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that just over 700 million people are without access to potable water, making them more prone...

Recent Articles

Congressman who fought for Guyana’s democracy elected chair of US Foreign Affairs Committee

Congressman Gregory W. Meeks (NY-05), senior Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, was on Thursday elected to Chair the House Foreign Affairs Committee,...

98 active Covid-19 cases in Region 6

Regional Health Officer Dr Vishalya Sharma on Thursday announced that there are 98 active Covid-19 cases in the East-Berbice Corentyne district. Overall, the region has...

Prepaid meter service experiencing technical difficulties – GPL

All prepaid meter customers are advised that the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) Juice/Prepaid System is currently experiencing a suspected hardware fault; which is...

Man stabs reputed wife to abdomen, hands & feet during argument

A 35-year-old housewife of Letter Kenny Village, Corentyne is said to be in a serious but stable condition after she was stabbed multiple times...

Fishing industry on the verge of great transformation – CEO of Fisheries Dept.

The Fisheries Department will be revamping the fishermen’s co-operative societies countrywide to ensure satisfactory delivery of services to customers. Chief Fisheries Officer, Mr. Denzil Roberts...

79 new Covid-19 cases recorded; total at 5528

Within the past 24-hour, the country recorded 79 new cases of the novel coronavirus which takes the total cases recorded to date to 5528. This...

“I hope we can all move on” – Gary Best says after walking free

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and PNCR Member Gary Best has expressed hope that the Bentley family can move on after...

Gary Best freed of causing death of national cyclist Jude Bentley

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and Member of the Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) Gary Best was today freed of the...

Learning materials distributed to Ruimveldt children

The Department of Education Georgetown recently distributed worksheets and other learning materials to children in West and East Ruimveldt. Some of the areas targeted include...

Some 50,000 persons living with disabilities in Guyana

Message by Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, on the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities Guyana is joining with the international community...