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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Dr Vincent Adams is new head of EPA

Dr. Vincent Adams, an energy expert and scientist, has been appointed Executive Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), effective today (Monday), October 1,...

Cyclone Fani: Indians shelter from cyclone’s onslaught

A powerful cyclone has slammed into India's eastern coastline, bringing torrential rains and winds of up to 200 km/h (125mph). Cyclone Fani, one of...

Legal proceedings against GECOM filed by PPP for removal of names from LGE list

Legal proceedings against the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) and another individual has been filed by one of the constituency candidates for the People’s Progressive...

Venezuelan miner shoots colleague who owes him money

A 31-year-old man is nursing gunshot wounds after he was attacked by a Venezuelan miner, whom he owes approximately $15,000. Teon Moffatt of Haslington Village,...

UPDATE: Rider without registration plates found with unlicenced gun, in custody- Police

Police say their mobile patrol ranks on Friday, around 20:00h intercepted a motorcycle without registration plates on the Cummings Lodge, Public Road, East Coast...

Basil Williams creating fear with “unrest” prediction

President of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), Nicholas Boyer believes that the recent comment about possible unrest if the Caribbean Court...

Rural Constable robbed at gunpoint inside National Park

A Rural Constable is now counting his losses after he was attacked by two gunmen in the National Park, Thomas Lands, Georgetown and robbed...

Tri-Nations ODI Series: Nurse: “Our focus is on the final”

West Indies off-spinner Ashley Nurse said Monday’s defeat to Bangladesh had not dented the team’s confidence, and they were now fully focussed on winning...

LGE 2018: AFC to contest 38 Local Authority Areas

....as PPP/C applicant mysteriously disappears from GECOM's list As the Alliance for Change (AFC) continues its campaign for the upcoming Local Government Elections (LGE), the...

Dwayne Bravo, Kieron Pollard named among West Indies’ World Cup reserves

West Indies have named allrounders Kieron Pollard and Dwayne Bravo in their 10-man list of reserve players for the upcoming World Cup. Bravo, who "officially...

Recent Articles

GTT offers $5M reward for info on vandalised cable

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) is offering a $5M reward for information leading to the arrest of anyone involved in the vandalisation...

Several injured in Long Creek accident

Several persons were Friday injured in an accident at Long Creek, Linden- Soesdyke Highway when the minibus they were travelling in reportedly careened off...

Teenager stabbed during argument at school lessons

A 15-year-old boy is now nursing stab wounds at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after he was stabbed during a scuffle with other...

Road carnage is “not a political issue” – Jagdeo

With the significant increase in deaths on Guyana’s roadways in recent time, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo stated that the situation is not a political...

Imperious Kohli writes off Williams and West Indies

India 209 for 4 (Kohli 94*, Rahul 62) beat West Indies 207 for 5 (Hetmyer 56, Lewis 40, Chahal 2-36) by six wickets An unmistakable sign of greatness...

Guyanese wanted for crime in Canada nabbed at GRA

A 28-year-old Guyanese national who is wanted in Canada for attempted murder among other crimes and had been placed on the Interpol’s “Wanted” list...

Public Service Department gets new PS

The Department of Public Service, Ministry of the Presidency has a new Permanent Secretary, in the person of Ms. Soyinka Grogan, appointed effective December...

Police probing alleged brutality by ranks at Meadow Bank

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) says it is investigating an incident whereby some of its ranks allegedly assaulted a man during the course of...

US border agents make multi-million-dollar drug bust in Caribbean Sea

JACKSONVILLE, Florida (CMC) — The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency says crew from its Air and Marine Operations (AMO) P-3 Orion...

India opt to bowl against West Indies; Bhuvneshwar Kumar returns

Toss India chose to bowl v West Indies Bhuvneshwar Kumar made his way back into international cricket since the West Indies tour in August; he...