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Ex- Guyana National Service members call for memorial, housing solutions and preservation of Kimbia

The former members of the Guyana National Service (GNS) had their say today before the Veterans Commission of Inquiry (COI). During the engagement at the...

Collaboration between Police and citizenry results in capture of rape suspect

The Police says the suspect in the alleged violent rape of a 28 year old female which occurred last Saturday, and who was on...

‘CPL can co-exist with new English T20 league’ – O’Donohoe

By: Andrew McGlashan (ESPNcricinfo) Damien O'Donohoe, the chief executive of the Caribbean Premier League, believes there is space in the cricket calendar for the CPL...

GPOC releases new postage stamps: “Bauxite Centennial 1916-2016”

The Guyana Post Office Corporation (GPOC), in collaboration with the Bauxite Centennial Committee, unveiled four (4) new commemorative postage stamps on October 27, 2016,...

Diwali Greetings – messages from PPP, PNC/R, IAC

      The Indian Action Committee (IAC) The  IAC wishes all Guyanese a happy and prosperous Diwali, May the Goddess of light brighten your every path of...

8-year-old mysteriously shot in leg

Investigators in New Amsterdam, Berbice, are trying to ascertain how an eight-year-old girl was shot on Friday afternoon in her leg. Reports are that the...

Two killed in accident on Linden/Soesdyke highway

Two  persons were killed following a crash on the Linden/Soesdyke Highway late Friday evening after the minibus in which they were travelling crashed into...

PSC calls on Govt to acknowledge spiraling crime rate and start addressing concerns

  The Private Sector Commission (PSC) is calling on the government to come out and acknowledge the spiraling increase in guns crimes plaguing the citizenry...

President swears in members of the Public Procurement Commission

The members of the Public Procurement Commission (PPC), were today sworn in by President David Granger. The President charged them to uphold the sacrosanct tenets...

Hillary Clinton email probe reopens

(BBC) FBI director James Comey has said the bureau is reopening its investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails. Investigators have discovered new emails "in connection with...

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GPSU cancels May Day March & Rally

The Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) has cancelled its annual May Day march and rally, in light of the coronavirus threat in the country. See...

Linden girl, 6, dies after suffering mild fever, shortness of breath

A six-year-old girl passed away during the wee hours of today after she was taken to the Linden Hospital, suffering from respiratory challenges. Medical Superintendent...

CORONAVIRUS: Guyana now has 37 cases, 6 deaths

The Ministry of Public Health has stated that the total number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Guyana now stands at...

Recount must be done “in a matter of days” …Gunraj says country has waited...

Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Justice (rtd) Claudette Singh, today (Wednesday), met with Commissioners and the Chief Elections Officer, Keith Lowenfield, where...

GECOM Secretariat defends 156 days proposal for countrywide recount

See full statement: The Secretariat of the Guyana Elections Commission has taken note of the public ridicule by some Commissioners on the draft workplan for the...

Lowenfield proposes 156 days for countrywide recount

Chief Elections Officer (CEO) Keith Lowenfield has proposed that a national recount of the ballots cast at March 2, 2020 will take 156 days. This...

Linden man who was transferred to GPHC tests positive for COVID-19

The Linden resident who was transferred to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) from the Mackenzie Hospital after he displayed severe respiratory symptoms, has...

US Embassy implements “100% remote work policy” to protect employees, support measures to fight...

The U.S. Embassy in Georgetown said it has implemented a 100% remote work policy to protect its employees and support public measures to stem...

CORONAVIRUS – IDEAS AND MYTHS EXPLORED

By Dr Tariq Jagnarine, BSc, MD, MMed Family medicine, CCFP As the coronavirus continues to make the news, a host of untruths has sprung up around...

COVID-19: Impact could see 195 million job losses, says ILO chief

The rapidly intensifying economic effects of COVID-19 on the world of work are proving to be far worse than the 2008-9 financial crisis, with...