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Thursday, April 2, 2020

Guyanese man killed in shooting at Miami Gardens Chili’s restaurant

(WSVN) A workplace argument spiraled into gun violence after, police said, an employee of a Chili’s restaurant in Miami Gardens was shot and killed, Monday...

Robot racer: World’s first autonomous electric race car can go over 200 mph

Hong Kong (CNN) With its eye-catching looks and Formula One-rated velocity, this prototype ticks all the "supercar" boxes -- but this is no ordinary...

Samsung shares plummet as Note 7 debacle deepens

Samsung's fire-prone smartphones are causing a flameout for its stock Shares of the world's biggest smartphone maker plunged 7% Monday after the company told owners...

Radio Lethem officially on air

Radio Lethem went officially on air Sunday in Lethem, Region Nine (Upper Takutu/Upper Essequibo), with its inaugural broadcast being its opening ceremony, the Government...

Apple announces four-inch iPhone SE and smaller iPad Pro

Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage at Apple's Cupertino campus to introduce a smaller, four-inch version of the iPhone, called the iPhone SE. The...

U.S. Embassy donates equipment to aid GRA’s anti-smuggling fight   

  The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), on Wednesday last, received a quantity of equipment from the Department of State’s Bureau for International Narcotics and Law...

Major shake-up at NCN – CEO, Human Resources, ICT, Engineering and Programming...

The newly appointed Board of the National Communications Network (NCN), this afternoon announced that “several positions including those of CEO, Human Resources, ICT, Engineering...

At US$1.3 billion, America’s Powerball jackpot in world record territory

With Powerball's jackpot now at US$1.3 billion and likely to surge higher by Wednesday's drawing, the U.S. multi-state lottery is offering the world's richest...

Jagdeo trashes Vieira’s comments as nonsense – urges him to come out of ‘bubble’

Former President Bharrat Jagdeo said Chairman of the Sub-committee of the Guyana National Broadcasting Authority (GNBA), Anthony Vieira, needs to come out of his...

UPDATE: Berbice woman dies in fire set by fleeing bandits

The Guyana Police Force has confirmed that an intensive probe has been launched into the shocking death of a West Coast Berbice woman who was reportedly...

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President announces closure of bars, restaurants from 6 pm daily

President David Granger, on Thursday, announced that in order to strengthen containment measures against the fight of the deadly Coronavirus (COVID-19), with effect from...

COVID-19 cases in Guyana remain at 19

As of today, the number of confirmed Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Guyana remains at 19. This was revealed moments ago, by Public Health Minister Volda...

GECOM stalls! …Still no decision on way forward for vote recount

After a meeting earlier today (Thursday), the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), has not made any definitive decision on how it intends to move forward...

Commonwealth ministers urge GECOM to act immediately to ensure right of people to duly...

The following is the concluding statement of the 56th Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group on the Guyana political situation: The Group commended the Good Offices efforts...

MEASURES TO LIMIT TRANSMISSION OF CORONA VIRUS

By Dr Tariq Jagnarine, MD, MMED Family Medicine, CCFP Infection prevention advice to individuals has the potential to reduce transmission of SARS-CoV-2 causing COVID-19, especially...

Guyana’s economy in no position to withstand imminent financial crisis – Ramsaroop

Economic advisor to the People’s Progressive Party (PPP), Peter Ramsaroop is warning that the Guyana economy is currently in no position to withstand the...

Rankings movement will be gradual, warns Skerritt

(CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) president Ricky Skerritt has warned that the regional side's climb up the rankings ladder will be a gradual...

Essequibo Coast minibus and hire car owners call for support to deal with COVID-19...

Essequibo Coast minibus and hire car owners and drivers are calling on the authorities to render some assistance to keep the Region's  transportation sector...

Caretaker gov’t sold prime State lands to APNU/AFC financier days before March 2 polls

Finance Minister Winston Jordan, just days before the March 2, 2020 General and Regional Elections, turned over to Brian Tiwarie’s BK Marine Inc. ownership...

COVID-19: The pandemic is about to devastate the developing world

Reprinted from the Washington Post (By Brian Klaas, Global Opinions contributor) Covid-19 is about to overload health-care systems in Italy, France, Spain, Britain and the...