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Sunday, April 18, 2021

Less river deaths, no acts of piracy recorded in 2015 – MARAD

The Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) saw a reduction of 21.7% in total marine deaths for the year 2015. This was disclosed during the Ministry...

Fisherman’s body found tangled in net

  The Guyana Police Force says it is conducting investigations into the circumstances surrounding the death of fisherman Shahabudeen Haniff, 49 years, of Meten-Meer-Zorg, WCD.   His...

Rank was on official duty — GDF admits

The Guyana Defense Force (GDF) on Tuesday finally admitted that one of its intelligence officer Sergeant Robert Pyle, who died on December 30, 2015,...

Man badly injured in Croal Street accident

Police are now investigating an accident which has left a pedal-cyclist battling for his life at the Georgetown Public Hospital. The man whose identity...

Pressure mounts on Army, Police to provide clarity on circumstances leading up to Carifesta...

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) said it is saddened by the death of the three persons in a New Year’s Eve accident on Carifesta...

“Please help me find my son” – Father pleads for information on missing British...

Andrew Bernard, the father of the missing British teenager has made a passionate plea for anyone with information about the whereabouts of his son...

All aerodromes in Guyana to be upgraded

The Government in a media release today said that as part its plans to transform the country’s infrastructure, emphasis will be placed on the...

NBC news producer who survived Jonestown attack dies at 84

Reprinted from Los Angeles Times Robert Flick was a newsman who could have passed for a barroom bouncer. And standing on the tarmac of an airfield...

Mayor Green says not interested in Mayorship again

Georgetown Mayor Hamilton Green has officially announced he is no longer interested in the Mayorship ever again, but will still be contesting in the...

All talk?…Rohee takes PM Nagamootoo to task on promise to reduce presidential powers

    People’s Progressive Party General Secretary Clement Rohee is taking Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo to task over several promises he made during the last General...

Recent Articles

120 new COVID-19 cases; 13 in ICU

A whopping 120 persons have tested positive for the novel coronavirus from some 1,574 tests conducted in the last 24 hours. This now takes the...

Sections of Sheriff Street to be closed in the nights for road works

The Ministry of Public Works is reminding road users that the contractor, Sinohydro Corporation Limited, will be conducting works on the Sheriff/Mandela Expansion Project...

GMSA lauds membership for $20M donation to St Vincent

See below for a statement from the Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association (GMSA) on the Emergency Humanitarian Relief to St. Vincent: The CARICOM nation of...

PM Gonsalves receives relief aid from Guyana; lauds Guyana’s generosity

The vessel carrying emergency supplies donated by Guyana arrived at Port Kingstown, St Vincent and the Grenadines this morning. SVG Prime Minister, Dr Hon Ralph Gonsalves,...

Decomposed body found at Cornelia Ida seashore

A partially decomposed body of a male has washed up on the Cornelia Ida Seashore, West Coast Demerara this morning. The police said at about...

Vehicle set on fire in Providence

The Guyana Police Force is investigating where a vehicle was found on fire along the Green Field Access Road (StadiumRoad), Providence, East Bank Demerara. The...

Region 4 pensioner is Guyana’s 268th COVID-19 death

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has reported that another person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has died. This takes the total number...

Police intercepted car with ganja in Berbice

Police ranks from the Narcotics Branch and the Special Branch acted on information and intercepted a silver grey motor car (#PTT 6996). The interception occurred...

Emergency works ordered to help flood-affected Mahaicony rice farmers

Minister of Agriculture,  Zulfikar Mustapha on Friday said emergency works to repair the dams and clear clogged channels in the Mahaicony area would begin...

Family slams T&T police for slothfulness in investigating Guyanese designer’s murder

The family of Guyanese born fashion designer, runway coach, and cosmetologist 27-year-old Latchman Singh, popularly known as Marcus or Marc Anthony, who was found...