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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Mohamed Ferouz A.A. honoured for outstanding, dedicated service to Islam

Bearing testimony to the caliber of the person he is, politicians, religious leaders, friends and family members gathered on Sunday October 1, 2017, at...

Guyana Times reporter receives first ever Hughes Scholarship

…as APA secures tertiary education sponsorship for Indigenous students After earning her place in this year’s University of Guyana law programme, Guyana Times reporter Paula...

CAPE top performers attribute hard work, dedication to their success

One of the two top performers at this year’s Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) has highlighted the winning combination he had used to attain...

Zara Group in collaboration with GPF to offer UG scholarships

Four Guyanese students desirous of attending the University of Guyana (UG) have an opportunity to do so free of cost as the Zara Group...

STEM Guyana team returns home, focusing on 2018 challenge in Mexico

The Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Guyana team returned home to a warm welcome by the First Lady, Sandra Granger, Director of Sport...

Piracy: WCD fishermen recount horror, call for greater Coast Guard protection

Piracy has plagued the high seas for a number of years with many seamen meeting a callous end as several of them have lost...

100 years after: IAC remembers arrival of last batch of Indian indentured labourers

The Indian Action Committee (IAC) has outlined a historical chronology- in commemoration- of the last batch of Indians who came to Guyana's shores 100...

Banks DIH donates over $4M to charities

Banks DIH Limited on Monday made its annual donation to charities which amounted to over $4 million. Representatives of the 25 charities that benefited pose...

Retired ambassador publishes analysis of Guyanese culture

Former Guyanese Ambassador Rudy Insanally on Friday evening officially launched his most recent work The Guyanese Culture – Fusion or Diffusion? This book...

UPDATE: English Sathya Sai Blues bhajan singer finds Guyana connection

…her ancestor was source of name for Buxton village Sathya Sai devotee Dana Gillipsie, who had adapted her singing of Blues to Bhajans after visiting...

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Mother of autistic 8-y-o alleges child abuse at the hands of teachers

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Venezuela migration, primarily through Barima-Waini being addressed- Citizenship Minister

Minister of Citizenship, Winston Felix, on Monday, convened a multi-agency meeting at the Department of Citizenship, aimed at coordinating a response to the migration...

Anna Catherina man strangled to death in home, grandparents, uncle in custody- Police

Police are investigating the murder of a 30-year-old unemployed Anna Catherina, West Coast Demerara (WCD) resident whose body was discovered on Monday morning at...

Two businessmen in custody for discharging firearm, assaulting, obstructing officers- Police

Two of three businessmen who are accused of assaulting a peace officer, damaging property, discharging a loaded firearm and obstructing officers from executing their...

NTC is not a political party; it must take the lead in driving Amerindian...

President David Granger,  on Monday called on the National Toshaos Council (NTC) to take the lead in developing Village Improvement Plans (VIPs), which are...

Kwakwani flooding: PPP team visits, distributes welcomed supplies

A team led by Opposition Parliamentarians, on behalf of the People’s Progressive Party’s General Secretary, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, on Sunday visited the flood affected...

Sophia man remanded after found with unlicenced gun, ammo

A Sophia, Greater Georgetown man was remanded to prison on Monday morning by City Magistrate Judy Latchman after he was allegedly found with an...

Upper Mazaruni farmer stabbed to death avenging brother’s assault

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Venezuelan remanded for alleged trafficking of narcotics

A Venezuelan was remanded to prison by the Chief Magistrate today (Monday), after he denied having 1000 grams of cannabis in his possession for...

France’s top honour for World Cup team

(BBC) France's victorious World Cup team is to receive the country's highest accolade, the Légion d'Honneur, the French presidency has announced. France defeated Croatia 4-2...