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Friday, November 15, 2019

CSEC TOP STUDENTS: “I always knew I had potential” – Samuel Haynes

Samuel Haynes, 16, of Queen's College is among the country's top five performers of the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) Examination. He gained fourth place...

CSEC TOP STUDENTS: Riana Toney aims to become a microbiologist

Riana Toney, 16, of the Anna Regina Secondary is  this year’s highest achiever at the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examination, securing a whopping...

Guyana gets its 1st embryologist

Ganesh Persaud - who hails from the Cinderella County of Essequibo - is Guyana’s first embryologist. Embryology is the field of medicine concerned with the...

“Pepper spray saved my life” – survivor of Norton St. shooting

By: Kizzy Coleman For two years, she suffered severe beatings at the hands of a man she truly loved and wanted to please. She was battered...

How Scotland erased Guyana from its past

The mangrove-fringed coast of Guyana, at the north-eastern tip of South America, does not immediately bring to mind the Highlands of Scotland, in...

$160M Indian Arrival Monument in Region 6 completed

The long-awaited Indian Arrival Monument which is located at Palmyra, East Coast Berbice (ECB) has now been completed and is expected to be commissioned...

Renata’s journey started with “Yo I write this thing, y’all want to listen to...

By Lakhram Bhagirat There is something unexplainable about the way she speaks, the way she delivers, the way she shares her experiences. I question whether...

Netflix releases unscripted series on Mumbai Indians

Netflix  on Friday last released  “Cricket Fever: Mumbai Indians,” an original unscripted series that follows the Indian Premier League’s fan-favorite team, Mumbai Indians, on...

New bridge built at Kashi Dhaam

Kashi Dhaam, on the West Coast Demerara, is a sacred site on the Ruimzeigt foreshore where a crematorium and supporting facilities were created over...

Apart from trauma study finds sexually abused children suffered from STDs

A recent study conducted by ChildLink has found that a number of children have suffered from ruptured uteruses, as well as the Human Immunodeficiency...

Recent Articles

Over 600 murders recorded in Guyana from 2015

A whopping 631 murders were recorded in the country between the year 2015 and the November, 2019, the Guyana Police Force (GPF) said. In 2015,...

Student, 6, beaten with broken glass bottle at school

Fawaz Asgard, 6, is now traumatised after a fellow schoolmate slashed his hand with a broken glass bottle, at the Mon Repos Primary School,...

Cricket West Indies appoints new team analyst

(CWI) Cricket West Indies (CWI) is pleased to announce the appointment of A.R. Srikkanth as the new West Indies Men’s Team Analyst, on a...

LETTER: Massive amount of work needed to rebuild and then grow Guyana’s economy in...

Dear Editor, The good news is that Guyana is not bankrupt; the bad news is that we are broke. Consistently spending more than we earn...

Jagdeo says will fight to ensure eligible voters are not disenfranchised

In light of the APNU/AFC objections to thousands of living people, claiming them to be dead, the Opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) says it...

No date fixed by President to dissolve Parliament

– necessary mechanisms have to be in place for fair, credible elections – Harmon Despite having set March 2, 2020 as Election Day, President David...

Nine-year-old child genius to graduate university

(CNN) A child prodigy from Belgium is on course to gain a bachelor's degree at the tender age of 9. Laurent Simons is studying electrical...

Woman dies a month after being beaten by son

One month after being severely beaten by her son, a 77-year-old woman succumbed to her injuries. Dead is Jaganarin Lalta, also called “Bob”, of Lot...

Troy Resources operations remain closed

…losses estimated at US$5M and counting – exploring possibility of future underground mining venture Since closing down its mining and processing operations, Troy Resources has sustained...

Trini jailed for faking kidnapping files appeal

A Trinidadian man, who was found guilty and jailed by Magistrate Fabayo Azore in October for faking his own kidnapping in Guyana, has filed...