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Georgetown, Guyana
Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Letter: Amaila is another APNU/AFC scandal, they continue to fib

Dear Editor, Truth is truth. When you deliberately twist the truth to misrepresent it, it is lying. I use the word FIB in the title...

LETTER: Response to “vulgarian” comment by President Granger

Dear Editor, So the President used an unusual word, “vulgarian”, dating back to the 1640-50s, to describe the PPPC’s protest in the Parliament Chambers during...

Letter: seed paddy sold by GRDB should be labelled properly

  Kindly permit me space in your news outfit  to express my dissatisfaction with the labelling of the seed paddy being sold to farmers by...

Letter: Political and judicial hyperbolic-ism

Dear Editor, The consequences of political and judicial hyperbolic-ism are of significance in Guyana now over seven decades which impacted freedom of independence, thereafter which...

Letter: Basil Williams has again misadvised Granger

Dear Editor, Since May 2015, upon the coming to Office of the Granger administration, they have done a very good job making ordinary people not...

LETTER: Will voters trust third parties again?

Dear Editor, In light of their disappointment with the political behaviour of the Alliance for Change which seems to have been fused with or morphed into...

LETTER: A worthwhile alternative for sugar workers

Dear Editor, Having been a member of the Commission of Inquiry (COI) which made some specific recommendations for the sugar industry over two years ago,...

Letter: December 29, 2017, will be remembered as a day of infamy

Dear Editor, Today (December 29, 2017) will be remembered by sugar workers as one of the saddest days in the long and proud history of...

Letter: ‘Those who remain silent in the face of injustice become collaborators’

Dear Editor, President Trump calls Haiti a 'SHITHOLE" country. Does he know that America's trade with Haiti generates about $US300M annually in surplus for...

Armed bandits invade home of Corentyne businessman: Family jumps from 2nd floor to save...

Forty-one-year-old businessman Rakish Harold, also called Anil, his wife Nadia, 41, and their 21-year-old son Andrew were, in the wee hours of Monday, forced...

Recent Articles

“Gun Youth” gunned down in East La Penitence

An East La Penitence man was on Monday evening gunned down while walking on a dam in the area. The dead man has been identified...

CXC to consider petition for Mathematics resit following breaches

The Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) is to consider a petition call­ing for all stu­dents to re-sit the 2019 CSEC Maths ex­ams fol­low­ing se­ri­ous breach­es...

Handling pressure, not conditions, the challenge at the World Cup – Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli believes handling the pressure "is the most important thing in the World Cup and not necessarily the conditions". He said...

Guyanese killed after motorcycle slams into garbage truck in Queens NY

A Guyanese biker was on Monday evening killed while his friend is rendered critical after the motorcycle on which they were travelling slammed into...

Jailed MPs attend Spain parliament opening

Five Catalan separatist politicians - currently on trial accused of rebellion - have taken their seats in the Spanish parliament under discreet police...

Gunmen cart off $1.2M in cash, jewellery from Bartica businesswoman

Two armed and masked men executed a daring daylight robbery on Monday at 7th Street and 4th Avenue Bartica, Region Seven during which they...

NIS reserves expected to be exhausted in 2021

As far back as 2016, the actuary review into the finances of the National Insurance Scheme (NIS) had warned that repeat deficits may bring...

“Justice served” – mother of brothers killed during robbery

The mother of two men, Harricharran and Premcharran Samaroo, who were killed reportedly at the hands of one of the suspected bandits killed on...

Blackout hits Demerara, Berbice; GPL apologises

Residents in the Demerara and Berbice region have been hit with blackout. The power outage comes at a time when scores of persons are getting...

Man charged with murder of ex-wife Zaila Sugrim

A 38-year-old businessman was hauled before Magistrate Zameena Ali at the Leonora Magistrate’s Court to answer to the capital offence of murder. Ryan Sugrim is...