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Monday, November 18, 2019

GPF issues Traffic Advisory

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) is informing the general public that the following roads will be closed on Friday January 15, 2016, from 0500h...

80 Gastro cases recorded in Region One…Ministry assessing situation

Minister within the Ministry of Public Health Dr. Karen Cummings, has said that that to date the number of cases of gastroenteritis  in Baramita,...

In wake of suicide scourge, IAC repeats call for swift intervention

The Indian Action Committee (formerly Arrival) (IAC) has again reiterated its call for suicide to be declared “a National Priority”. The IAC, in a statement,...

Sea, river defence being shored-up

Recognising the importance of a strong sea defence structure, the government will be making adequate investments for the protection of the country’s coastal zone...

Deadly blasts, shootout in Indonesian capital, CNN reports

According to a CNN report this morning, in a brazen midday assault, a team of well-armed militants detonated explosives and opened fire Thursday in...

Linden benefits from streetlights

The Government announced that 84 streetlights were recently installed and activated between Burnham Drive, McKenzie and the Wismar section in Linden, Region 10. Kester Hinds,...

President to address Parliament today

Guyana’s Head of State President David Granger will, this afternoon, be addressing the 11th Parliament during the convening of the second sitting since the...

‘Godbrother’ who confessed to British teen’s murder likely for court today

Aaron Hing, who last week reportedly confessed to the brutal murder of his godbrother, British teenager Dominic Bernard, is likely to make his court...

Govt to reduce excise tax on new vehicles – Govt source

Government will soon move to significantly reduce the excise taxes on the importation of new vehicles in an attempt to encourage more people to...

GDF sergeant, wife laid to rest – following ceremonial send-off

Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Sergeant Robert Pyle and his wife Stacy who died during a smash-up at Carifesta Avenue after an operation became botched...

Recent Articles

Bartica teen charged for wounding man

Denzil Chance, 18, was Monday slapped with a malicious wounding charge when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court. Chance,...

Lewis leaps into Top 10 ICC T20I rankings

Evin Lewis’ recent good showing in the T20 International Series against Afghanistan has seen him move into the Top 10 of the ICC rankings...

Ball tampering: Pooran ‘will learn from his mistake’ – Steven Smith

Steven Smith believes his former CPL team-mate Nicholas Pooran will learn a lot from his recent suspension for ball tampering, while revealing how much...

Employers need to guard against hiring ‘criminal-minded’ persons – Crime Chief (ag)

Employers need to take extra precautionary measures to ensure they do not hire 'criminal-minded' individuals, Crime Chief (ag) Michael Kingston says. During a recent press...

Logos Hope returns to Guyana, opens to public on December 2

Logos Hope, the world’s largest floating book fair will be in Guyana between December 2 and 8, 2019 at the Guyana National Shipping Corporation...

Venezuelan stabbed to death at Grove

A 22-year-old Venezuelan national living in Guyana was this morning stabbed to death at the Grove Public Road, East Bank Demerara (EBD). Dead is Woillian...

Explore Guyana Magazine 2020 launched

The prestigious Explore Guyana Magazine was Friday night unveiled to the public during a ceremony at MovieTowne, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown. The cover features Guyana's famous...

St Monica mulls Eco Tourism

St Monica, located in the Upper Pomeroon River, is considering ways of developing its economic potential. During a meeting with residents on Sunday, Minister within...

GHDS’s Kala Utsav slated for Sunday

The Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha is set to host Kala Utsav – its annual Festival of Arts – on Sunday, November 24, 2019, promising...

Girl, 6, killed in EBE accident

A six-year-old girl is now dead after she was struck by a motorcar on the East Bank of Essequibo (EBE) on Saturday evening. Dead is...