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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Govt to develop policy to assist overseas-based Guyanese affected by natural disasters

Minister of Citizenship, Mr. Winston Felix said the Government will be working with various stakeholders to develop a draft National Policy, which will outline...

Bandits rob temple on Essequibo Coast

The Hare Krisna Temple located at Land of the Plenty on the Essequibo Coast was broken into twice during the space of three weeks. The...

Tuschen woman robbed as she was walking home from work

A 42-year-old woman was attacked and robbed on Monday night by cutlass-wielding bandits as she was walking home along the Tuschen Public Road, East...

Vehicle caught fire in vicinity of seawall  

A pick-up truck, bearing registration number PNN 7686 belonging to a government agency, moments ago burst into flames while traversing the East Coast Highway...

IAC urges Govt to respect Constitution, call date for elections

The Indian Action Committee (IAC) today (Tuesday), urged the APNU/AFC coalition government that, in the interest of democracy, to discontinue its "disregard for constitutional...

Drunken cop reportedly slams Police boat into private vessels; probe launched

An investigation has been launched into the circumstances surrounding a police constable being allowed to operate a service boat while reportedly being under the...

Colin Ingram joins St Lucia Zouks for HERO CPL 2019

The St Lucia Zouks have announced that Colin Ingram will be joining them for the remainder of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL)...

Body of 7-yr-old burn victim to arrive in Guyana on Thursday

The body of seven-year-old Shaniya Persaud, who succumbed at the Shriners Hospital in Galveston, Texas, last Sunday after undergoing a much-needed surgery which led...

Drinking spree between Enterprise brothers ends deadly

A drinking spree ended in murder at an East Coast Demerara (ECD) home on Monday afternoon when a sibling allegedly knifed his older brother...

CPL 2019: Dan Christian to join Barbados Tridents

The Barbados Tridents have announced that Dan Christian will be joining the franchise for the remainder of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League. Christian will...

Recent Articles

Jagdeo says Sept. 18 was ‘red line’ day; calls for decisive action from GECOM...

Exactly three months after the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) validated the December 21, 2018 passage of the No-Confidence Motion (NCM) against the Coalition...

GECOM Chair to advise President on elections tomorrow

Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice Claudette Singh has committed to advising President David Granger on the entity's readiness to have elections. See...

Guyana’s first E-Library launched at North Georgetown Secondary School

The North Georgetown Secondary School celebrated its 50th anniversary in grand style by launching the country's first e-library, which costs some $10.5M. This innovative project...

Truck driver in fatal Agricola accident charged

Danion Welcome, the driver of the truck involved in the horrific accident at Agricola Public Road, Greater Georgetown, that claimed the life of seven-year-old...

India announces ban on e-cigarettes

(BBC) India's cabinet has announced a ban on the production, import and sale of electronic cigarettes, saying they pose a risk to health. An executive...

CPL 2019: Lewis and Khan guilty of Code of Conduct breach

During Match 14 of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League both Evin Lewis of the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots and Ali Khan of...

Pensioner dies in Corriverton fire

An 85-year-old man perished in a fire at his home at Scottsburg, Corriverton, Region Six. Stanley Brown, an amputee, was trapped in the upper-flat of...

Leopold St. residents start fire to protest killing of man allegedly by police

Residents of Leopold Street, Georgetown this morning took to the street burning objects, protesting the shooting to death of a fellow resident, allegedly by...

“I’m uncomfortable with a restricted Govt” – Pres. Granger

President David Granger this morning said he is not comfortable having to run a caretaker government which has a lot of restrictions on its...

King says no decision yet on if he will return as Town Clerk

Days after the High Court reversed the dismissal of Former Town Clerk Royston King, paving the way for him to be reinstated at the...