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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Bagotville Tamarind tree, a daily reminder of Emancipation

Between La Rouse Adventure, Canal Number One Polder and Plantation Nismes is Bagotville, a village that in 1848 was gifted to the slaves freed...

Mother of autistic 8-y-o alleges child abuse at the hands of teachers

After only six months of commencing his new primary school term, parents of an autistic 8-year-old are claiming that the child was physically abused...

Homophobia education coordinator says condoms should be distributed in Prisons

Homophobia Education Coordinator within the Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD), Anil Persaud on Wednesday voiced his support for condoms to be distributed among...

A Division hosts annual Youth Expo

Main Street, Georgetown, was set abuzz on Saturday as the Guyana Police Force’s (GPF) A Division (Georgetown-East Bank Demerara) hosted its annual Youth Expo...

Guyanese physician, humanitarian Dr Narendra Singh receives honorary degree from York U

... reminds graduands to be humble and helpful Described as an extraordinary humanitarian and health care leader, Schulich alumnus and physician, Guyanese, Dr Narendra Singh...

70% of school dropouts in Region 5 are fatherless – MoE

Seventy per cent of school dropouts in Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) are from broken homes without a father figure, according to Senior Guidance and Counselling...

Mother, sons killed in Berbice smash-up given emotional send off

By Kizzy Coleman Sabita Manglani and her two sons – five-year-old Ethan Ramjeet and 18-year-old Emanuel Manglani – who were tragically killed in a two-vehicle...

Guyana Times reporter receives first ever Hughes Scholarship

…as APA secures tertiary education sponsorship for Indigenous students After earning her place in this year’s University of Guyana law programme, Guyana Times reporter Paula...

CAPE top performers attribute hard work, dedication to their success

One of the two top performers at this year’s Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) has highlighted the winning combination he had used to attain...

Zara Group in collaboration with GPF to offer UG scholarships

Four Guyanese students desirous of attending the University of Guyana (UG) have an opportunity to do so free of cost as the Zara Group...

Recent Articles

Blackwater creek busts: 5 remanded, as Venezuelans deny being ‘Sindicato’ gang members

Four days after ranks of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) carried out several interception activities on boats travelling along the Cuyuni River area (Region...

Mother dies at GPHC after giving birth, family seeking clarity

The family of a woman who died at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) shortly after giving birth is requesting clarity into what could...

PNC/R officially endorses David Granger as Presidential candidate

President David Granger has been officially endorsed by his party, the People’s National Congress Reform (PNC/R) to run for a second term at the...

President mourns passing of former Honorary Consul Ter Welle

Former Honorary Consul for Germany and Austria in Guyana, Berend Ter Welle (Cacique Crown of Honour) CCH died on Sunday at his residence in...

Guyanese Esaun Crandon optimistic about Windies coaching stint

Guyanese Esuan Crandon has joined two other skilled professionals as they complete the West Indian assistant coach positions. To this end, the Guyanese along...

Real estate agent remanded on fraud charges

A 24-year-old real estate agent was on Monday brought before the court of law after he was slapped with 3 counts of fraud. The accused,...

Sir Garry Sobers visits Windies camp ahead of England series

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — West Indies were treated to a surprise special guest at their training session on Saturday when legendary all-rounder and former...

Essequibo father of 5 dies following incarceration

A father of five reportedly died while in police custody. According to information reaching this publication, 46-year-old Om Singh died after he was incarcerated at the...

PPP hoping to “swiftly” address issue of PM candidate

Now that the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) has elected former Housing and Water Minister Irfaan Ali as its presidential candidate, all eyes will now...

Crandon, Drakes, Radford to assist Richard Pybus -CWI

Cricket West Indies (CWI) says it has added experienced former Caribbean and international players to its coaching team as the WINDIES prepares for an...