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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Convicted Trinidadian terrorist dies in U.S. prison

The Trinidadian man who was convicted in the United States for conspiring to blow up fuel tanks and pipelines under the John F Kennedy...

GPF restates policy on expected behaviour of ranks…officers in plain clothes, unmarked vehicles not...

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) is informing members of the public of its policy, that is; police ranks in plain clothes and in unmarked...

Iwokrama Chairman pays courtesy call on PM Nagamootoo

Chairman of Iwokrama, Dr. Rajendra Pachauri today paid a courtesy call on Guyana’s Prime Minister, Moses Nagamootoo, where they discussed matters of mutual interests...

PAHO advises countries to monitor and report birth anomalies as Zika virus spreads

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is recommending that its member countries monitor and report any increases in neurological syndromes and congenital anomalies, which...

Striking sugar workers protest outside Public Buildings – joined in solidarity by PPP/C...

Hundreds of  workers  from Wales sugar estate on the West Bank of  Demerara went on strike action from early this morning against Government’s decision...

At least three dead, others missing – in boat mishap near Venezuela boarder

At least three persons were confirmed to have perished, while several others are missing and feared dead, after the boat in which they were...

Probe of underage pregnancies in Region One still ongoing

Investigations are yet to be concluded into the matter where two young girls from Region One (Barima/Waini) have been added to the list of...

Itaballi accident victim air-dashed to Georgetown for medical treatment

The manager of a mining operation, Chris Shewram, was this afternoon air-dashed to the Georgetown Public Hospital nursing severe head and body injuries that...

Mother of four killed in Bartica accident

A mother of four has become the latest 2016 road fatality after she was stuck down by a truck on Wednesday in the vicinity...

Sophia residents praise Gov’t – as ring road project commences

Residents of Sophia, one of the largest housing areas in the country, are praising the coalition government for the implementation of a project that...

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New Amsterdam prisoner injured after setting mattress on fire

Committed prisoner Delon Boucher received injuries about his body after he set fire to his mattress located in the Security Block of the New...

“We are quite alarmed” – Trotman on Amazon fires

Guyana’s Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman has expressed grave concerns over the record rate at which fires have been affecting the Amazon Rainforest in...

Man remanded for stabbing ex-girlfriend and her new beau

A 48-year-old man, who stabbed his ex-girlfriend and her new companion, was today remanded to prison. Gilbert Thomas of Hururu Mission, Upper Berbice River, was...

Elections can be held by late October – Jagdeo

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) believes a date in late October is more reasonable for the hosting of early General and Regional Elections. This timeline...

Barbados to abolish immigration/customs forms

(CMC) — Passengers arriving at the Grantley Adams International Airport here will no longer be required to fill out immigration/customs forms, also known as...

Valmiki College for Business and Technology launched

Guyana’s newest tertiary educational institution, the Valmiki College for business and technology, was declared open today as the non-profit institution is now expanded to...

President Granger attends viewing of late Presidential Guard

President David Granger, on Thursday morning, attended the viewing of the body of the late Constable Winston Cooper, former member of the Presidential Guard,...

Civil society group protests again for Govt to respect Guyana’s Constitution

A few members of civil society have staged another protesting, calling on the government to respect the country's constitution. Last week, just a handful of...

FFTP donates 100 beds to public health sector

The local public health sector has received a tremendous boost with the donation of 100 hundred beds from the Food For The Poor Guyana...

‘City Hall cash-strapped’ – Mayor urges residents to settle outstanding rates and taxes

Mayor of Georgetown, Ubraj Narine is appealing to residents in the capital city to pay their rates and taxes so that City Hall, which...