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Monday, October 14, 2019

300 Guyanese scholars return

Over the past three days, about 300 Cuban trained Guyanese have returned from the spanish speaking island  to serve their country. Over the last two...

Sunday’s Health Tip: The Decline in Male Fertility – Scientists Puzzle Over Declining Sperm...

Are today's young men less fertile than their fathers were? It's a controversy in the fertility field, with some experts raising the alarm over...

Consumers urged to desist from purchasing expired medical products

Only the consumers can bring an end to the sale of expired goods, particularly medical products. This is the view of the former Health Minister...

New Pharmacy, Baby Store commissioned

A new Pharmacy and Baby store was opened today in Barr Street, Kitty. The two establishments were commissioned by Former Minister of Health Dr....

Suriname, Guyana convene Bi – National meeting

The Ministry of Health today convened its first Bi - National meeting for collaboration on Health with Suriname. The meeting is aimed at discussing health...

US Embassy provides medical care to over 200 Linden residents

The U.S Embassy’s Humanitarian Assistance Program (HAP) team, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, the Wismar Mosque, and the Central Islamic Organization of...

Guyana records reduction in teenage pregnancies

Over the last two days, Caribbean nationals have been participating in the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (UN/ECLAC) and...

Top blood donors honoured

The National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) of the Ministry of Health yesteday hosted an appreciation ceremony at its East and Lamaha Streets location in...

Firefighters trained to become first aid responders

Seventy Five ranks of the Guyana Fire Service have been trained in First Aid and Traffic accident response by the French Guiana Fire and...

Police Force sensitised on Disability Act

A Sensitisation Seminar on the Disability Act 2010 organised by the Guyana Road Safety Association in collaboration with the National Commission on Disability (NCD)...

Recent Articles

5 arrested with illicit drugs, gun & ammo                        

Five persons were this morning taken into police custody following the discovery of a quantity of illicit drugs, guns and ammunition during several exercises...

Tridents beat unbeatable Warriors to take the Hero CPL 2019 title

Barbados Tridents won their second Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) title as Guyana Amazon Warriors’ perfect season unraveled at the worst possible moment. The Warriors...

Man, girlfriend attacked by woman’s ex-lover

A man and his girlfriend are nursing stab wounds about their bodies after being attacked and stabbed by the woman’s ex-lover. Injured are 47-year-old Vanessa...

PPP regional reps lament procurement corruption

People’s Progressive Party (PPP) regional representatives of Regions One (Barima-Waini) and Nine (Upper Takutu- Upper Essequibo) are decrying the level of corruption that has...

GECOM’s elections staff complain of delayed salaries

Temporary employees of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) who were hired in preparation for the polls have claimed that they are yet to be...

1 dead, 3 missing in suspected piracy attack

A fisherman is now dead and three of his crewmen are missing after a suspected piracy attack on a fishing vessel in Suriname waters. The...

Body found on Abary foreshore

The body of an unidentified man was on Friday afternoon discovered at the Abary Foreshore. The discovery was made by persons from the community. INews understands...

Policeman granted bail; seaman remanded for ganja found in car trunk

Police Corporal Quincy Bacchus, 27 of Ferry Street, New Amsterdam, Berbice was earlier today granted bail in the sum of $300,000 by Magistrate Faith...

Mechanic slapped with ganja trafficking charge

A mechanic who allegedly threw a bag containing cannabis into a clump of bushes after seeing Police was charged for the possession of cannabis...

Stefanie Taylor powers Revellers win in Women’s T10

Stafanie Taylor powered her NLCB Revellers to an impressive nine-wicket victory over Courts Gladiators in the CPL Women’s T10 NLCB Challenge clash at the...