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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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...

Snatched and inducted: Should a former child soldier be put on trial?

(BBC) Snatched and inducted into a life of extreme violence while still a child, Dominic Ongwen now finds himself in another place not of...

Chris Gardner: The homeless man who became a multi-millionaire investor

By Dave Gordon Business reporter (BBC) (BBC) When Chris Gardner and his young son were sleeping rough on the floor of a public toilet, he...

Prince Harry arrives in Guyana for 3 days

Prince Harry, received quite a grand welcome to Guyana earlier today when he arrived at the Eugene F Correia airport. As he disembarked from the...

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Guyanese physician, humanitarian Dr Narendra Singh receives honorary degree from York U

... reminds graduands to be humble and helpful Described as an extraordinary humanitarian and health care leader, Schulich alumnus and physician, Guyanese, Dr Narendra Singh...

GPF Officers headline Grenada’s annual athletics championship

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) through its long standing relations with the Royal Grenada Police Force was invited recently to take part in its...

World Cup: Russia sour Salah’s return to close in on last 16

SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (AFP) — The return of Mohamed Salah from injury couldn't prevent World Cup hosts Russia virtually sealing their place in the...

Woman in vehicular tragedy: Boyfriend charged with manslaughter, receives bail

The 21-year-old man who is accused of allegedly pushing his girlfriend out of his moving car resulting in her death, was on Tuesday charged...

Venezuelans make up the bulk of confirmed human trafficking cases for 2018- Anti TIP...

A large portion of the 68 cases of human trafficking recorded for the period January 2018 to May 2018 by the Guyana Police Force...

Paul replaces Hetmyer for Sri Lanka series

Keemo Paul will replace Shimron Hetmyer in the Windies Test Squad for the remainder of the Test Series against Sri Lanka. According to Cricket West...

US to withdraw from UN rights council — UN officials

United States (AFP) — The United States will announce on Tuesday that it is withdrawing from the UN Human Rights Council, which it accuses...

CPL 2018: Nepalese young talent Lamichhane excited to be playing alongside Gayle, Lewis

It won’t be long until Sandeep Lamichhane turns 18, and he has already packed a lot into his cricketing career. He has played for...

Another IMF team to visit Barbados as Government negotiates loan

Following a visit of one team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Prime Minister Mia Mottley going up to Washington to speak with...

Police, auditors to probe “misappropriation of funds and blatant attempts to steal” at Public...

Minister of Public Health Volda Lawrence today (Tuesday) warned senior employees to look out for police detectives and Finance Ministry internal auditors, who will...