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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Barbados brush aside T&T in Regional U-19 cricket

(CMC) – Leg-spinner Camarie Boyce grabbed five wickets and tore through Trinidad and Tobago's lower order to lead Barbados to victory when the second...

Dhoni admits age might be changing his game

MS Dhoni, the Chennai Super Kings captain, has admitted that age might be changing his game, necessitating a move up the order in T20...

$5.4 Billion set aside for GECOM for 2020 polls

Minister of Finance Winston Jordan has announced that $5.4 Billion has been allocated in the 2019 Budget for the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to...

Billions needed for urgent repairs to sea defence or country could face major consequences...

The authorities would need billions of dollars within the next two years to execute urgent repairs to the country’s sea defence. Failure to do...

Mom of murdered T&T schoolboy: I begged police for help

Reprinted from the Trinidad Guardian Forced to go into hiding after witnessing a contraband deal, 14-year-old Darian Nedd finally met his death yesterday, after two...

Diplomatic community cautiously ‘observing’ GECOM process

The international community is paying keen attention to the public furore that has erupted over the unilateral appointment of retired Justice James Patterson by...

Changes in ministerial responsibilities aimed at meeting national needs – Govt

President David Granger, after seven months in office, has said that he has had the opportunity to identify policy areas that need strengthened Ministerial...

Coronavirus: Human trial of new vaccine begins in UK

(BBC) About 300 people will have the vaccine over the coming weeks, as part of a trial led by Prof Robin Shattock and his...

Dipcon judgement: AG appeals rejection of stay of judgement application

The Attorney General’s chambers has filed an appeal of the full court’s decision to reject attempts to stay a court order directing Finance Minister...

Hanoman, Bhim contracts renewed as GuySuCo heads

The contracts for Errol Hanoman and Paul Bhim, who were retained by the APNU+AFC administration in June 2015 to sit on the corporation’s Interim...

Recent Articles

“I wish I had 12 Jermaine Blackwoods”: Holder praises batsman for his match-winning knock

West Indies captain Jason Holder was full of praise for middle-order batsman Jermaine Blackwood, whose knock of 95 provided the foundation for the West...

OPINION: Trotman should apologise for unjustified attack on Caricom member states

The following is an opinion piece by Dr Vishnu Bisram Trotman’s attack against small islanders is unjustified. As part of my studies, I am fortunate...

‘Guyanese must work together for the betterment of all’ – Ali

  The following message was posted by President-Elect, Irfaan Ali, on his Facebook page This global pandemic has thought us how fragile life is, how insignificant...

Eyewitness: Fool me thrice…

…shame on who?? If somebody had written about what’s going on in Guyana today as a piece of fiction, we’d all have said, “Gwan da...

Berbice man arraigned for killing friend over bottle of Guinness

A 27-year-old man, who is accused of fatally stabbing his friend during an argument over a bottle of Guinness, was on Monday released on...

CID Dept in Anna Regina set on fire

The Criminal Investigation Department Office at Anna Regina, Essequibo Coast was this morning set on fire. The Criminal Investigation Department Office building is located on...

Army Base on Essequibo Coast destroyed by fire

Police are investigating the cause of a fire which destroyed an unoccupied Army Base at Maria's Lodge, Essequibo Coast. The incident occurred during the wee...

Fire destroys GECOM Office at Wismar

The sub-office of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) situated at Wismar, Linden in Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) was destroyed by fire in the wee...

Only APNU/AFC diehards believe Granger won elections – Mustapha

Executive Member of the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) Zulfikar Mustapha has asserted that only APNU/AFC diehards truly believe that the coalition has won...

All GTT retail locations now open

The Guyana Telephone Telegraph (GTT) has announced that all its retail stores are now re-opened to customers. Effective July 13, GTT reopened both its store...