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Saturday, August 18, 2018

PPP supports reopening of sugar estates

Former President and Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo on Thursday asserted that he has received information that an assessment done by the Special Purpose Unit...

Guest House owner accused of TIP arrested

The owner of a Wismar, Linden Hotel and Bar was on Thursday taken into police custody for allegedly being involved in trafficking in persons...

Queen’s College student is Guyana’s top performer at CSEC

Sixteen year old, Christian Pile, a student of Guyana’s premier secondary school, Queen’s College will later today be announced as the top performer at...

Teachers to strike after last-ditch talks fail

Ministry considering alternative arrangements The multi-year impasse between the Guyana Teachers Union (GTU) and the Education Ministry remains unchanged following a stalemate between the...

DHB feasibility…Patterson to explain procurement breaches to Cabinet

After a probe into the award of a consultancy contract to Dutch firm LievenseCSO for the feasibility study and design of the new Demerara...

‘Short Boss’ arrested over murder of Timehri youth

Police have arrested the prime suspect-identified as "Short Boss"- in the shooting death of 21-year-old Ronsley Clarke on August 2 2018 at “C” Field...

Imran Khan elected Pakistan’s prime minister

(ESPNCrincinfo) Former Pakistan captain and World Cup winner Imran Khan has won a parliamentary vote, confirming him as the next prime minister of Pakistan. Following the...

Ten improvised weapons, cannabis seeds, phones among items found in Lusignan Prison

Ranks of the Joint Services on Friday morning conducted a search of the Lusignan Prison which unearthed a large quantity of items including ten...

Guyana Airways aiming for October start date …with flights...

…North America to be added later A new Guyana Airways is expecting to commence operations in October and will see daily flights to a number...

Vietnamese man died from brain haemorrhage consistent with a fall – autopsy

A post mortem examination (PME) conducted on Friday morning on the Vietnamese construction worker whose body was found lying in the compound of his...

Recent Articles

“Coalition Govt will not be intoxicated by oil” – President Granger

President David Granger on Friday said that “Guyanese can be assured that the Coalition Government will not be intoxicated by oil. It will manage...

Georgia town finds twin in Georgetown

The Georgetown Mayor and Councillors hosted a reception in honour of the visiting Mayor of Stonecrest, Georgia, Jason Larry as part of an initiative...

Op-Ed: The case of a criminally complicit Cabinet

Below is an opinion piece by former Attorney General, Attorney-at-law and Member of Parliament Mohabir Anil Nandlall: Hardly a month passes without the Coalition Government...

EYEWITNESS: Forgetting…

…a comrade? Clive Thomas has been in the news recently on account of suggesting that every household be given $1million annually from the coming oil...

CPL 2018: Pollard’s ton ends 2-year drought as Stars defeat Tridents

A maiden T20 hundred from skipper Kieron Pollard at last propelled St Lucia Stars to a first Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) victory in...

Police Constable arraigned for Brazilian miner’s murder

The Police Constable, who on Saturday last, allegedly shot and killed a Brazilian miner at Puruni Backdam, Region Seven (7), was on Friday afternoon...

Father of 10 appears in Court for allegedly sharing obscene photos of wife

Desmond Simpson, 49, appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts after he was arraigned for sharing obscene photos of his wife on three occasions. The man’s...

Lusignan Public Road to be closed on Sunday

Road users are informed that East Coast Public Road within the vicinity of Lusignan Public Road will be temporarily closed on Sunday August 19,...

14-yr-old among four charged with trafficking 22lbs cocaine

A 14-year-old boy, along with three other men, on Friday, appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts and stood before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan after...

CSEC RESULTS

A list of candidates who have secured Grade Ones in eight or more subjects at the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC). The list below represents...