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Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Six successful Cornea Transplants completed at Balwant Singh Hospital   

By Kurt Campbell            – Over the last week, local health provider –Balwant Singh Hospital – completed its first six cornea...

25 Medex unemployed 2 years after completing programme

Nearly two years after completing the Public Health Ministry’s Medex programme, several graduates are still awaiting employment. According to a Guyana Times report, there are...

What sexual satisfaction really means to 6 women

- What does "sexual satisfaction" actually mean? A study published in the September 2013 issue of The Journal of Sex Research sought to answer that question....

Texila American University to open another campus to house 1600+ students

By Tracey Khan - Drakes – Texila American University is slated open another medical campus in Guyana that will accommodate more than 1600 students...

Jamaican doctor in World’s 100 most influential people in healthcare

Heart Institute of the Caribbean Founder, CEO acknowledged for his philanthropic work in the developing world Internationally recognised cardiologist and Founder and CEO of...

Cummings-Lodge decomposing body: Man died as a result of malaria, typhoid

The post mortem examination conducted on the body of the 35-year-old man whose partially decomposed body was found in his Cummings-Lodge home on Monday...

UG to offer diploma, bachelor’s degree & masters in psychology

As of January 2018, persons will have the opportunity to attend courses for psychology at the University of Guyana (UG), following the launch of...

Majority of persons who commit suicide are Indo – Guyanese – Psychiatrist

– Psychiatrist attached to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC), Dr Bhiro Harry has revealed that the administrative regions that are most affected...

Legislation outlawing commercial human organ trafficking in the works- MOPH

Guyana will soon draft legislation to outlaw commercial human organ harvesting, transplant tourism and organ trafficking, operations which are very attractive on the lucrative,...

35 confirmed cases of Zika in Guyana – Dr Norton

Public Health Minister Dr George Norton has stated that there are 35 confirmed cases of Zika Virus in Guyana, which is a significant leap...

Recent Articles

Pickup driver remanded for crashing into crowd, killing man

Shazad Sattaur of Glasgow Housing Scheme, East Bank Berbice (EBB) was today slapped with a series of charges in relation to the fatal accident...

25 smart classrooms to be established in 2023 – Manickchand

In keeping with the Education Ministry’s vision of incorporating technology to transform the education sector, 25 smart classrooms are expected to be established or...

6 more solid waste sites to be established – Dharamlall

Some $1 billion has been allocated in this year’s budget specifically for solid waste management interventions, while another $885 million is set aside to...

First Lady named ‘Godmother’ of Guyana’s third FPSO

Guyana’s third Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel – the Prosperity – was officially dedicated by First Lady Mrs. Arya Ali and company...

Buxton protesters demand suspected drug trafficker be released from custody – Ministry

See full statement from Home Affairs Ministry: An intelligence-led operation this morning resulted in the interception of a motor vehicle bearing registration number PRR 6703...

Excel Guyana forges strategic alliance with Inver Group

Excel Guyana has announced a strategic alliance with Inver Group, a firm specialising in the distribution of metal building solutions and construction materials including...

Guyanese-born actress Letitia Wright conferred with Honorary Doctorate

Black Panther star Letitia Wright was this morning conferred with an Honorary Degree, Doctor of Letters, from the University of Guyana. The University held an...

Protests erupt at Buxton over CANU operation

Residents of Buxton, East Coast Demerara (ECD) have begun protesting following an operation conducted by the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) in the area. Details surrounding...

Letter: No Lost and Found at CJIA, Timehri?

Dear Editor, As a citizen of this country, and one who was a beauty Ambassador of Guyana for several years, I wish to express my...

Berbice man charged with attempted murder of wife

  Businessman Khemadatt Persaud was today charged with the attempted murder of his reputed wife, Deoranie Badal called “Marcy”. He made his appearance before Magistrate Rabindranauth...