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Brazil’s Rousseff turns down Olympic opening invite -aide

BRASILIA, (Reuters) – Brazil’s suspended President Dilma Rousseff has decided not to attend the torch ceremony opening the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, an aide...

Berbice taxi driver stabbed several times during failed hijacking

A hire car driver in Berbice is now a patient at the New Amsterdam Hospital, nursing a broken arm and several stab wounds to...

MV Sabanto slams into Supenaam Stelling

damaged ferry will be out of service until further notice   Earlier this evening (Tuesday July 25, 2016), Motor Vessel Sabanto collided with the Supenaam...

Democrats set for historic nomination of Hillary Clinton

(BBC) Delegates at the Democratic National Convention are poised to make history, formally nominating Hillary Clinton for president. Mrs Clinton will become the first woman...

Two remanded over murder of Mahdia miner

Shane Mc Almont, 33 years and Marlon Joseph called ‘Short Man’, 28 years, both of 111 Miles Mahdia, Potaro, were today charged with murder...

Boy seriously injured following Woolford Ave accident

A young boy is now fighting for his life at a city hospital after being pinned under water by a motor car which was...

Jordan insists nothing wrong with reviewing former govt’s contract with ExxonMobil

The review of the contract signed by the former People’s Progressive Party/ Civic Government with Exxon Mobil for oil exploration in Guyana’s Exclusive Economic...

Malawian ‘hyena man’ arrested for having sex with children

(BBC) An HIV-positive Malawian man, who says he is paid to have sex with children as part of initiation rites, has been arrested on...

Jamaica: PNP urges Govt to test all pregnant women for Zika

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Opposition People’s National Party (PNP) has reiterated its call for the Government to test all pregnant women in light of...

Rupununi is Guyana’s future – PM tells Annai residents

The Rupununi district in Region Nine has been identified as the new future of the country as it possesses enormous potential for agriculture and...

Recent Articles

Guyana will still control funds – Central Bank Governor

Guyana’s oil money offshore The billions of dollars that Guyana will earn from the oil and gas sector will be held by an overseas bank,...

115 road deaths recorded so far for 2019 — Traffic Chief

With just over three weeks remaining for 2019, the Traffic Department of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) has already recorded 115 road deaths throughout...

PPP condemns David Granger’s “waging civil war” accusation

The Opposition – People’s Progressive Party – on Saturday condemned President David Granger’s accusation that the Party is waging “civil war” in Guyana. In...

CANU unearths ganja, ecstasy, crystal meth during raids

A high-speed chase between ranks of the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) and a motorcar along the West Coast Demerara (WCD) Public Road led to...

Region 2 holds road safety march

In an effort to curb the increasing carnage on Guyana’s roadways, the Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) Administration hosted a road safety awareness march this morning...

US Govt assisting GECOM with voter education – Ambassador

United States Ambassador to Guyana, Sarah-Ann Lynch has announced that a number of US agencies have come on board to assist citizens with voter...

GTT offers $5M reward for info on vandalised cable

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) is offering a $5M reward for information leading to the arrest of anyone involved in the vandalisation...

Several injured in Long Creek accident

Several persons were Friday injured in an accident at Long Creek, Linden- Soesdyke Highway when the minibus they were travelling in reportedly careened off...

Teenager stabbed during argument at school lessons

A 15-year-old boy is now nursing stab wounds at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after he was stabbed during a scuffle with other...

Road carnage is “not a political issue” – Jagdeo

With the significant increase in deaths on Guyana’s roadways in recent time, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo stated that the situation is not a political...