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Tuesday, August 11, 2020

3-year-old girl falls to death – from building in Moraikobai

Regional health authorities in Region Five (Demerara-Berbice) are probing allegations that the unavailability of medical staff at the Moraikobai Health Centre, as well as...

Alleged shampoo, body lotion thief gets bail

  Jewan Persaud was on Wednesday placed on $25,000 bail following a simple larceny charge when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Persaud accepted the...

Broomes to take charge of Occupational Health and Safety – at Natural Resources Ministry

Former Minister within the Ministry of Social Protection, Ms. Simona Broomes, who has now been appointed Minister within the Ministry of Natural Resources, will...

Close to 60% of Guyana’s gold smuggled overseas – Trotman

Officials of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Homeland Security from the United States of America visited Guyana a few weeks ago and...

Man, dog spotted dead on French-flagged yacht – GDF Coast Guard...

The Coast Guard of the Guyana Defence Force were on Wednesday evening dispatched into the Atlantic Ocean to investigate a report that a man...

High Tides Alert …Ministry advises to take all precaution

  Press Statement from the Ministry of Public Infrastructure  The Ministry of Public Infrastructure would like to advise the general public to take all necessary precautions...

Several in custody for Meten-Meer-Zorg fisherman’s death

Several persons have been arrested after a West Coast Demerara fisherman was found dead on Monday in the Berbice River. Inews had previously reported that...

2 allegedly commit suicide in Berbice

The bodies of a 20-year-old man and a 14-year-old girl were this morning found hanging from the rafter of a bedroom in a house...

Gayle denies indecent exposure allegations

Reprinted from Barbados Nation  A day after Chris Gayle was fined for making disrespectful comments to a TV reporter, he has denied fresh allegations that he...

World Cup bound! …Guyanese trio talk about their game plan to win ICC Under-19...

Guyanese trio; Shimron Hetmyer, Keemo Paul and Tevin Imlach departed Guyana on Tuesday for the International Cricket Council (ICC) Under-19 Cricket World Cup in...

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7 REOs relieved of duties

The Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development has informed seven Regional Executive Officers (REO) that their services are no longer required. The REOs are...

Over 62,000 housing applications still pending

The new administration is tackling the immense backlog of house lot applications at the Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA). According to Minister within...

AG Nandlall updated on Guyana’s AML/CFT progress

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Anil Nandlall, today, met with the Head of the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU), Mr. Matthew Langevine, his...

5 homeless after toddler sets Sophia house on fire

A family of five is now homeless after a fire, reportedly started by a toddler, gutted their house at 'B' Field Sophia, Greater Georgetown. Lashana...

Biden picks Kamala Harris as running mate

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has named Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate. She is the first black woman to serve in the...

NGSA results to be announced on or before Sept 25

The Ministry of Education, on Tuesday, said that the results for the National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) will be announced on or before September...

Minister Manickchand talks with GTU on reopening schools for Christmas Term

As part of a holistic plan for the reopening of schools, Minister of Education Priya Manickchand invited the Guyana Teachers Union (GTU) to a...

CPL 2020: Teams unhappy with TKR staying outside the bubble and training

A week before the 2020 CPL takes off, disgruntlement has been brewing among several franchises who are unhappy with Trinidad-based players and staff, most...

Learning channel to play greater role in education delivery – Manickchand

The Ministry of Education is exploring ways in which the Guyana Learning Chanel could play a greater role in effective and efficient delivery of...

Zero tolerance for squatting but no strong-arm approach to be taken – new Housing...

While outlining a zero tolerance approach for squatting, Minister of Housing and Water, Collin Croal and Minister Susan Rodrigues have assured residents of 'A'...