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Thursday, September 23, 2021

My father’s first film camera fascinated me – Photographer Ravindra Racktoo

By Lakhram Bhagirat Ravindra Racktoo is one of the up-and-coming young photographers in Guyana with an eye for uniqueness. His photos are distinctive in...

CAPE top achiever appeals for assistance to attend Stanford University

...After narrowly missing Presidential Scholarship By Lakhram Bhagirat Sherlock Junior Langevine was recently announced as the country’s fourth best performer at the 2019-2020 Caribbean Advanced Proficiency...

Dharm Shala celebrates 100th anniversary today

The Dharm Shala (Home of Benevolence for all Races), founded by Pandit Ramsaroop Maharaj, turns 100 today. Pandit Maharaj founded the charity in 1921 after...

100 not out!!! Corentyne woman thanks God for life

A Corentyne woman has become Guyana’s latest centenarian. Sumitre Saju also called “Mai” of No 60 Village Corentyne, Berbice, celebrated the milestone on Saturday. As...

Grandmother seeks help to provide for twins after mother dies

Following the death of their mother in 2019, the grandmother of two girls (twins) who were left in her care, is now seeking assistance...

Felicia Collins believes Guyana needs more Marine and Environmental Biologists so she became one

By Lakhram Bhagirat Guyana – the land of many waters – is among the big players in the world when it comes to pristine forests...

From being retrenched to creating a business, Odela Joseph shares her Ojay’s Skincare journey

By Lakhram Bhagirat Challenges form part of our daily existence. Without a doubt, life is going to throw us challenges constantly but how we deal...

Dr Rei-launya Amsterdam’s Eden Clay changing the local beauty industry one product at a...

By Lakhram Bhagirat Eden Clay is a holistic personal care brand that aims at enriching one’s self-care routine. The handcrafted body care products are all-natural...

1 year later: GPHC reflects on dramatic changes in responding to Covid-19

By: Vahnu Manikchand As Guyana was grappling with the impasse of the March 2, 2020 elections, the country was thrown into an unprecedented situation after...

IWD: Evening News’ Editor Devina Samaroo shares her journalistic journey

By Lakhram Bhagirat Devina Samaroo is without a doubt a household name when it comes to news reporting. Whether it is in front of the...

Recent Articles

Govt’s cash grant for private school children rolls out in Region Three

Parents and guardians of children attending private schools in Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara) were high in praise for the Government’s ‘Because we care”...

“Who we gonna share we happiness with?” – family mourns loss of cane harvester

Family members of 62-year-old Deochand Lallchand, who was crushed to death by an excavator on Wednesday morning, are struggling to come to grips with...

Guyana cannot be the sacrificial altar for Venezuela’s internal political differences – Pres. Ali...

In his maiden address to the United Nations (UN) General Assembly on Thursday, President Dr Irfaan Ali raised the Guyana-Venezuela border controversy, which he...

For ExxonMobil, local content just makes good business sense – Routledge

President of ExxonMobil Guyana, Alistair Routledge says the company and its prime contractors have been making significant efforts to bolster local content including planning,...

Mustapha promises scholarships, shade houses for White Water residents

During a recent visit to Mabaruma, Region One (Barima-Waini), Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha announced plans to improve the village’s human resource capacity by offering...

Pandemic has taught us that disparity still exists in the world – Pres. Ali...

President Dr Irfaan Ali on Wednesday night called for a less profit-driven approach to the vaccination process and pointed to his country’s recovery plans...

2 killed, 1 injured after truck topples at Buckhall

Two persons are now dead and one is injured following an accident at 53 Miles, Buckhall, Essequibo River. Dead are 50-year-old Nigel Headley, a father...

Laluni main access road to be repaired soon

Residents of the agricultural community of Laluni, located aback Kuru Kururu on the Linden-Soesdyke Highway, will soon have improved access to transportation, as the...

GAWU new union for Guyana Gold Board workers

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers’ Union (GAWU) was on Wednesday named the new representative of the Guyana Gold Board (GGB) workers. This comes after...

Industry woman robbed at knifepoint

A 63-year-old shopkeeper of Industry Housing Scheme, East Coast Demerara (EBD) was on Wednesday evening attacked and robbed by a knife-toting bandit. She was...