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Thursday, May 23, 2019

5th mother with twins delivers one still-birth at GPHC

- The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation on Tuesday, December 29 recorded four uneventful Caesarean Section (C-Section) deliveries and a fifth mother delivering twins,...

Contractor blamed for fire at Haags Bosch Landfill Site

- Fire continues to consume the Haags Bosch Sanitary Landfill Site, East Bank Demerara, effectively rendering the site inoperable. Firefighters and the contractor –...

President urges Guyanese students studying overseas to return home and serve their country

- President David Granger encouraged an eager group of young Guyanese students studying abroad to return home. The Head of State, in an impassioned...

Ramjattan relaxes 2am curfew until January 01, 2016

– Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan has decided to lift the 2am curfew placed on bars, night clubs and other places of...

“All hands on board”; new Chief Justice to address backlog of cases

By Jomo Paul – It is all hands on board, as newly sworn in Acting Chief Justice Yonette Cummings-Edwards says she intends to encourage...

PUC, Gold Board get new Board members

– Alliance For Change (AFC) Member, Rajendra Bissessar has been named as one of the new Commissioners of the Public Utilities Commission (PUC). Bissesar...

Pay Hike protest: “Reel and come again” – Red Thread

By Jomo Paul   – Women's Rights advocacy group - Red Thread Guyana - says it is not accepting any of the explanations proffered by the...

Guyana invited to access £300M UK aid

– British High Commissioner to Guyana, Greg Quinn has invited the Guyana Government to submit proposals to access a £300 million fund as...

Sea levels could rise by 3ft in the next 87 years – UN...

A leaked draft of the U.N.'s next major climate change report warns that global sea levels could rise more than three feet by the...

President favours broadcast digitisation, but stresses media professionalism

-  President Donald Ramotar is fully behind the Caribbean Broadcasting Union’s (CBU) mission to transform the region’s television and radio operations on a digital trajectory,...

Recent Articles

Oil and Gas industry to have “bipartisan” management under a PPP Govt – Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has promised a bipartisan management of the oil and gas sector, should the Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) be reelected to...

CDC gets oil spill response gears

The Ministry of the Presidency’s Department of Energy, this morning, handed over a quantity of oil spill response equipment to the Civil Defence Commission...

Crime Chief wants witnesses in execution of murder suspect to come forward

Crime Chief Lyndon Alves is urging persons who witnessed the murder of 45-year-old Collin Hooper, aka “Gun Youth”, to come forward for information that...

Power-packed GAW team named for CPL 2019

By Brandon Corlette The Guyana Amazon Warriors (GAW) squad was officially announced on Wednesday last at the Gfinity eSports Arena in London. Shadab Khan, the...

India election results 2019: Narendra Modi secures landslide win

(BBC) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has secured another five-year term after winning a landslide general election victory. Results so far show his Bharatiya Janata...

Man pleads guilty to manslaughter to avoid another retrial, jailed for 21 years

After facing two trials and both ending in a hung jury at the Demerara High Court, Rondell Bacchus of C Field, Sophia Squatting Area,...

Pensioner’s house goes up in flames

A 72-year-old pensioner is now left counting her losses after her Haslington, East Coast Demerara (ECD) home went up in flames on Wednesday morning. Joycelyn...

APNU-appointed REO padlocks AFC Councillor in room

A showdown between the A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) appointed Regional Executive Officer (REO) Dennis Jaikarran and Alliance For Change (AFC) Regional Councillor,...

2nd suspect in “White Boy” murder arrested

Police have arrested the second suspect in relation to the murder of 23-year-old Patrick “White Boy” Fraser, who was fatally shot at Bagostown, East...

“I’m actually working on it” – President says in response to question about declarations...

President David Granger, earlier today (Wednesday), said that he has started the process to ensure that all of his documents are submitted to the...