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Thursday, August 11, 2022

Fashion icon Sonia Noel to launch “I Am” furniture collection

Guyana’s iconic fashion designer Sonia Noel is gearing up to launch her first-ever furniture line, “I Am.” The fashionista hosted a preview of what the...

Women in focus: Altheia Bunbury’s business showcases her Indigenous roots

Back in 2016, Altheia Bunbury was searching for apparel that showcases Indigenous culture, but her hunt proved futile. Then an idea popped up, and...

Teen adjusts to mechanical arm after horrific 2019 accident

By Alva Solomon In December 2019, young Angela Jacobs’ life took a dramatic turn when the minibus she was travelling in at Mahaicony, collided head-on...

After unfortunate bicycle accident, Vishal Mangra finds his artistic touch

One day in 2015, Vishal Mangra was riding his bicycle along the roadway at Enterprise, East Coast Demerara, when suddenly, another cyclist crashed into...

Farida’s Journey: Travelling across the world for success

By: Shane Marks Farida Deepa, an aspiring doctor, was born and raised in Bangladesh and grew up with her mother, father, and brother. Her family...

Valentine’s love: Charles and Monix never let the flames burn out

By: Alva Solomon They met at church more than 15 years ago and today, husband and wife Charles and Monix Hetemeyer continue to build on...

Marriage during the pandemic: Bindiya and Shawn Bissessar’s love story

By: Shane Marks  French novelist, Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin once said, “There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved” and that...

Businessman Azruddin Mohamed supports local singer in quest for Chutney Monarch

  As Guyana’s Chutney/Soca Monarch competition draws near, first runner-up at the 2021 competition, Bunty Singh has received the support of young entrepreneur, Azruddin Mohamed...

CIOG hosts medical outreaches in Amerindian communities

The Central Islamic Organisation of Guyana (CIOG) recently spearheaded medical outreaches in St Cuthbert’s Mission and Santa Mission. The initiative was supported by the U.S....

Guyanese mother of two trapped in Syria for over 6 years cries for help...

By: Amar Persaud Trapped in the war-torn country of Syria for almost seven years, a 29-year-old Guyanese mother of two is pleading with the...

Recent Articles

Father, daughter found guilty of killing fisherman

Initially indicted for the capital offence of murder over the beating to death of 22-year-old fisherman Shereffudeen Nazamudeen, Surendra Sukhdeo and his daughter Mandy...

New era of development on the horizon – President Ali

President Dr Irfaan Ali told this year’s Youths in Natural Resources (YNR) Apprentices that by 2030 they will be living in the best city...

Police now institute murder charge against youth for death of Berbice businessman

The prosecution on Wednesday withdrew the manslaughter charge which was instituted against Dave Singh last week and is now charging the 23-year-old man with...

British Airways to commence operations in Guyana in 2023

British Airways will commence operations from the United Kingdon to Guyana in 2023 but tickets are expected to go on sale from this week....

Miss Jam Zone delegates pay a courtesy call on Tourism Minister

The seven semi-finalists of the Miss Jam Zone Pageant on Monday paid a courtesy call on Tourism, Industry and Commerce Minister, Oneidge Walrond. After being...

Lot 1 of Eccles-Great Diamond Road to be completed before CPL cricket – Min....

Lot One of the new Eccles to Great Diamond four-lane highway is slated for completion in time for the much-anticipated Cricket Carnival. Housing and Water...

Digicel moves office to Pegasus corporate center

Please see below full press release: Digicel is pleased to inform all of our customers that in order to...

Over 3kg ganja found stashed behind Mazaruni Prison kitchen 

A team of prison officers  who were conducting a cleaning exercise of the the Mazaruni Prison stumbled upon a white salt bag...

Masked gunmen shoot duo on Melanie Public Road

Police in Regional Division #4C are investigating an alleged shooting incident committed against 27-year-old Ryan Joseph and 29-year-old Bimal Veersammy which occurred...

Bars now required to verify age of patrons before serving alcohol

The Intoxicating Liquor Licensing (Amendment) Bill 2022 has been tabled, and aims to minimise alcohol-related road accidents and fatalities by instituting harsher...