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Pharmagen denies giving IPA permission to import narcotics

Pharmagen International Inc has denied giving permission to the International Pharmaceutical Agency (IPA) to import narcotic drugs on its behalf. Pharmagen told Guyana Times that...

Doctors, contract workers have gratuity benefits yanked

– PPP flays Govt for unilaterally switching workers to pension In a move some fear will precipitate a brain drain, public service professionals such as...

Govt’s actions triggering foreign currency problems- Opposition Leader

Opposition Leader and General Secretary of the Peoples Progressive Party (PPP), Dr Bharrat Jagdeo has blamed the government for creating a worrisome situation which...

AG Basil Williams issues alleged threat to Magistrate

- reportedly says "the last Magistrate who did this to me was found dead” Attorney General, Basil Williams, SC, has reportedly issued an indirect threat...

Photo of President, First Lady being used in Hinterland scam

It has been brought to the attention of the Office of the First Lady that a flyer is being circulated, which includes an image...

Govt peddling misleading information to the public – Jagdeo

...says in relation to the Integrity Commission Act amendment Opposition Leader, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo has indicated that  Ministers from the incumbent Administration have been peddling...

Tuschen residents take to streets to demand justice for 4-yr-old accident victim

Residents of Tuschen New Scheme, East Bank Essequibo, today, took to the streets to call for justice for 4-year-old Ramkarran Mohan who was fatally...

New Board for Power Producer and Distribution Inc.

Minister of State, Joseph Harmon has announced a new board for state owned new Power Producer and Distribution Incorporated (PPDI), which replaced Wartsila. During a...

US mother beat, choke girl over incorrect Bible verses

(AP) Police say a Pennsylvania woman severely beat her daughter, tried to strangle her and kicked her out of the house for incorrectly reciting...

LETTER: Central Govt should not intervene in local govt affairs

Dear Editor, With reference to your several news items on the cabinet and Minister Bulkan suspending the parking meter by laws and the clamping of...

Recent Articles

GECOM has a duty to dismiss Lowenfield forthwith for his fraudulent conduct – PPP

See full statement from the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) In what may possibly be his final fraudulent act, Keith Lowenfield has presented another perverse...

Lowenfield’s actions cannot be justified; only democratic solution for Guyana is the recount results...

See full statement from the Organisation of American States (OAS): Respect for the Results of the National Recount is Guyana’s only Democratic Solution July 11, 2020 The...

Lowenfield’s fraudulent report an insult to Guyanese, int’l community – Ali

Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) Dr Irfaan Ali has asserted that the latest fraudulent report submitted by Chief Elections Officer...

GECOM to meet again on Monday

The Guyana Elections Commission is now scheduled to meet again on Monday, July 13, 2020. The seven-member Commission is expected to now discuss the way...

Guyana records 17th COVID-19 death

The Ministry of Public Health has announced that Guyana has recorded its 17th COVID-19 related death. "The Ministry of Public Health today confirmed that Guyana...

Amitabh Bachchan & Abhishek Bachchan test positive for Covid-19

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan was on Saturday evening admitted to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai after he tested positive for Covid-19. The veteran actor made...

Granger need not feel hurt, should congratulate Ali on victory – GCCI

See full statement from the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI):  In every Presidential contest there is unfortunately only one winner. This Election cycle,...

Lowenfield used Mingo’s fraudulent figures to submit new report

The figures used in the latest report submitted by the Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield are the fraudulent numbers declared by the Returning Officer...

CEO submits report with fraudulent figures

Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield has submitted a report with numbers that do not reflect the recount figures. According to Opposition-nominated Commissioner at GECOM Sase...

Lowenfield refuses to submit elections report by 11am

Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield has once again refused to submit his elections report as requested by the GECOM Chair Justice Claudette Singh. Lowenfield was...