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Sunday, September 15, 2019

‘I will be vindicated’…Former Deputy CEO of GPL finally breaks silence

BY ALEXIS RODNEY Embattled former Guyana Power and Light (GPL) Deputy Chief Executive Officer (DCEO) Aeshawar Deonarine has finally broken his silence on what he...

PPP/C walks out of National Assembly

- after Gov't insists that PM Nagamootoo speak after Opposition Leader  Jagdeo   At the conclusion of his Budget debate presentation this afternoon, Opposition Leader  Bharrat...

Guyanese participates in exchange programme on Children in the U.S. Justice System

United Sates Ambassador, Perry Holloway today met with Guyanese social worker Shaundell Shipley who recently returned from the U.S. after participating in the Embassy-sponsored International...

President says “fed up of Venezuelan aggression and harassment”… plans to put Guyana’s case...

As the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Geneva Agreement nears, President David Granger said that he will once again raise the issue...

‘Make-believe epidemic’ new virus affecting Guyana  – Jagdeo accuses Gov’t of creating, spreading...

Opposition Leader blasts Gov't on 'shot in dark', incoherent economic policy  By Kristen Macklingam Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo has blasted the APNU+AFC  administration for a...

Concerns grow as SOCU seizes more jewellery

Jewellery traders and other members of the local gold business community are growing worried over what is developing into a consistent raiding and seizure...

Drama at High Court as “Whistle” freed of Cool Square murder

Leon Duncan, who was on trial for murder, sprinted out of the High Court and ran down South Road, Georgetown with his family in...

Manickchand, Ramsaran accuse Govt of ‘stealing’ PPP/C’s work

(Reprinted from Guyana Times) In light of the plans and programmes being undertaken by the respective Ministers in the education and health sectors in Guyana,...

Dr Clive Jagan resigns as MP…PPP/C expected to name replacement soon

People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) parliamentarian, Dr Clive Jagan has resigned from his seat in the National Assembly. The House was informed of his resignation...

Providence accident leaves pregnant woman in critical condition

A pregnant woman is now in a critical condition at the Georgetown Public Hospital after the minibus in which she was travelling slammed into...

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Fire guts Good Hope house, furniture workshop

An early morning fire has left an East Coast Demerara (ECD) family counting their losses as their home and furniture workshop were completely destroyed. The...

Hero CPL 2019: Guyana to host double-header playoff

Cricket fans in Guyana will get a special treat as the double-header playoff matches for the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) has been...

Loan write off, free tertiary education for all Guyanese – Ali

As the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) rolls out aspects of its manifesto for the upcoming elections, Presidential Candidate Irfaan Ali continues to highlight specific...

CPL 2019: Andre Russell’s scans clear after blow to helmet

Andre Russell was stretchered off the ground by medical staff after a blow to his helmet in the first innings of Jamaica Tallawahs' clash...

GPL says “not proud” of the situation customers face

Acknowledging that it continues to struggle to maintain its generating systems, the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) today admitted that it is not...

Labourer jailed for trafficking over 7lbs of marijuana

Thirty-year-old Dennis Nunes, who was earlier this year charged for trafficking almost eight pounds of marijuana, will now spend the next three years and...

Mechanic jailed for 18 months for wounding co-worker during argument over money

A 26-year-old mechanic, who is accused of maliciously wounding his co-worker over money, was on Friday, hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates' Courts to answer...

Govt assures ‘Safe City’ project will not breach privacy rights

The Guyana Government is assuring the public that its Safe City System will not infringe upon an individual's right to privacy. See statement from Ministry...

Special needs school for Bartica

Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni), more so its township Bartica, is slated to house the hinterland’s first special education needs school. According to the Department of Public...

Plaisance teen stabbed to death

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 15-year-old lad of Plaisance, East Coast Demerara (ECD). The incident occurred at around 16:00hrs on...