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Guyana benefits from UK funded maritime seafloor mapping programme

The Government of Guyana through an agreement with the United Kingdom (UK), has benefited from a Commonwealth Maritime Economics Programme in Hydrographic Surveying. This is...

Police bust Berbice taxi driver with over 3 kilos of compressed cannabis

Acting on intelligence, police in ‘C’ Division on Wednesday about 12:30hrs intercepted a Georgetown-bound hire car, HC 6444, on the Cove and John Public...

Man killed by constabulary officer: Matter now with police- Mayor

Mayor of Georgetown, Patricia Chase-Green on Tuesday disclosed that the Guyana Police Force has taken over the matter concerning the city constabulary officer who...

Guyana’s Shimron Hetmeyer, Keemo Paul among 7 new players offered contracts by CWI

Cricket West Indies (CWI) has increased the number of all-format contracts awarded to West Indies men’s players and expanded the list of centrally-contracted West...

Opposition to Diplomats: Government has fallen, it cannot be business as usual

...says if elections are not held within the time frame stipulated by the Constitution, Government will be considered an illegitimate and unconstitutional one Opposition Leader...

Firemen charged with stealing from crashed Fly Jamaica aircraft

Four firemen implicated for allegedly stealing articles belonging to passengers from a crashed Fly Jamaica aircraft earlier this month, were all arraigned at the...

Handyman critical after being chopped in home invasion

A handyman is battling for his life after he was chopped at least 12 times during a home invasion on Sunday morning at his...

‘Never stop pursuing your dreams’ – Amazon Warriors’ star Bishoo urges students

Guyana and Windies spinner Devendra Bishoo told youngsters at the 2018 Digicel/Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Youth Cricket Series Coaching Clinic, to never stop...

Linden man dies after crushed by log

A 54-year-old man was pronounced dead on arrival at the McKenzie Hospital after he was reportedly crushed by a log which fell from a...

Jagdeo sets conditions for extending elections date beyond March 21

The Parliamentary Opposition has agreed to extend the deadline for national elections, but only if the David Granger – Administration adheres to certain requests,...

Recent Articles

Cyclist died after colliding with motorcar

A pedal cyclist is the country’s latest road fatality after the bicycle he was riding collided with a motorcar at Land of Canaan, East...

5 homeless as Linden apartment building goes up in flames

Five persons are now homeless following a fire which gutted a two-story apartment building in Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara- Berbice) on Friday evening. The...

Fisherman stabbed to death at Coldingen

The lifeless body of a 23-year-old fisherman was discovered along Coldingen village, East Coast Demerara (ECD) roadway on Saturday evening with several stab wounds. Dead...

ECD man nabbed with illegal gun, ammo in GT

A Victoria East Coast Demerara resident was on Sunday morning taken into custody following the discovery of a .32 Taurus pistol and a magazine...

APNU no good for progress, democracy – Jagdeo tells Region 2 supporters

…as Govt given “F” grade in every sector In light of the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) paltry track record in upholding...

PPP rebuilt Guyana without oil & gas – Ali to mammoth Essequibo Coast rally

…vows to transform agriculture sector …promises incentives for rice farmers It was a scene of red, yellow and black at Damon Square, Anna Regina, Essequibo Coast,...

13-yr-old hit in the head after rebuffing classmate’s inappropriate touches

A young teenager is now nursing gaping wounds to her head after she was hit with a piece of wood by a male classmate,...

1 arrested after robbing females of cash, jewellery

One man is now in police custody after he and another allegedly robbed two females of a quantity of cash and jewellery in the...

PPP promises to help ex-sugar workers get back on their feet

Presidential Candidate of the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C), Irfaan Ali, has promised that if his party is elected into office come March then they...

GTT employees benefit from chronic disease workshop

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) on Wednesday hosted a Chronic Disease Management workshop in an effort to raise the awareness of the...