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Monday, July 22, 2019

Letter: Government functionaries making a mockery of disability movement in Guyana

Dear Editor, International Day of Persons with Disabilities, 2016, finds the disability movement in Guyana facing acts of insensitivity, discrimination and rejection by several government...

Letter: Cuban trained doctors respond to “Messengers of Death” label

Dear Editor, Us, Cuban trained doctors of the graduating year 2016, would like to have our voices heard, concerning a few matters that have recently...

Letter: There is no uncertainty that APNU+AFC is carrying out its 2014 threat to...

Dear Editor, Another day, another assault on the sugar industry. The latest assault comes from the Chairman of GUYSUCO, Dr Clive Thomas, who claims that...

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...

Recent Articles

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President off to Cuba for medical evaluation

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Althea Padmore is acting head of SOCU

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Fisherman beaten to death, brother hospitalised

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PPP mulls legal action against GECOM’s CEO over breach of Guyana’s Constitution

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Eccles man charged for attempting to kill girlfriend

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Vendor charged for allegedly attempting to kill girlfriend

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PNC/R supports GECOM’s defiance of Guyana Constitution, CCJ orders

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