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Hope Estate man chopped to death

Police have launched an investigation into the death of a 33-year-old Pradesh Ramgobin, called Avinash, of Hope Estate, East Coast Demerara. Reports are that he...

Renewed global effort needed to fight climate change—President Ali

President Dr Irfaan Ali today called for a renewed global effort in the fight against climate change to meet the goal of the Paris...

2 more women die from Covid; 36 in ICU

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that as September 21, 2021, two more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have...

Guyana will work to eradicate all forms of racism – President Ali in address...

President Dr Irfaan Ali has pledged that his Government will work to eradicate all forms of racism. The Guyanese Head of State made this commitment,...

Guyana and Colombia commit to improved bilateral ties

President Dr Irfaan Ali said that Guyana and fellow South American country, Colombia today made a commitment to strengthen bilateral ties. The Head of State...

No vaccinated-related deaths at Palms Facility – Ministry rejects untruths peddled by Opposition

Statement from the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security It has come to the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security's attention that deliberate...

Family debunks Police’s report on Leopold St shooting, calls for proper probe

Family members of the two robbery suspects who were arrested by police at Leopold Street, Georgetown are debunking the police's account of the events...

Persons with Disabilities to benefit from Govt’s block making initiative

The Ministry of Housing and Water and the Central Housing and Planning Authority in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism and the Guyana National...

Delta surge: No total border closure; priority to build capacity to treat infected patients...

Whilst admitting with full certainty that the Delta variant is circulating in Guyana, Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony ruled out the possibility of completely...

Pres. Ali discusses Venezuela border controversy, electoral reform with OAS Secretary General

President Dr. Irfaan Ali and several members of his Government held a productive meeting with the Secretary-General of the Organization of American States (OAS),...

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Govt’s cash grant for private school children rolls out in Region Three

Parents and guardians of children attending private schools in Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara) were high in praise for the Government’s ‘Because we care”...

“Who we gonna share we happiness with?” – family mourns loss of cane harvester

Family members of 62-year-old Deochand Lallchand, who was crushed to death by an excavator on Wednesday morning, are struggling to come to grips with...

Guyana cannot be the sacrificial altar for Venezuela’s internal political differences – Pres. Ali...

In his maiden address to the United Nations (UN) General Assembly on Thursday, President Dr Irfaan Ali raised the Guyana-Venezuela border controversy, which he...

For ExxonMobil, local content just makes good business sense – Routledge

President of ExxonMobil Guyana, Alistair Routledge says the company and its prime contractors have been making significant efforts to bolster local content including planning,...

Mustapha promises scholarships, shade houses for White Water residents

During a recent visit to Mabaruma, Region One (Barima-Waini), Agriculture Minister Zulfikar Mustapha announced plans to improve the village’s human resource capacity by offering...

Pandemic has taught us that disparity still exists in the world – Pres. Ali...

President Dr Irfaan Ali on Wednesday night called for a less profit-driven approach to the vaccination process and pointed to his country’s recovery plans...

2 killed, 1 injured after truck topples at Buckhall

Two persons are now dead and one is injured following an accident at 53 Miles, Buckhall, Essequibo River. Dead are 50-year-old Nigel Headley, a father...

Laluni main access road to be repaired soon

Residents of the agricultural community of Laluni, located aback Kuru Kururu on the Linden-Soesdyke Highway, will soon have improved access to transportation, as the...

GAWU new union for Guyana Gold Board workers

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers’ Union (GAWU) was on Wednesday named the new representative of the Guyana Gold Board (GGB) workers. This comes after...

Industry woman robbed at knifepoint

A 63-year-old shopkeeper of Industry Housing Scheme, East Coast Demerara (EBD) was on Wednesday evening attacked and robbed by a knife-toting bandit. She was...