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Monday, June 25, 2018

President pardons female prisoner ahead of Independence celebrations  

President David Granger has extended pardon to yet another female prisoner in observance of the country’s 52nd Independence Anniversary. According to a statement from the...

MI out of IPL 2018 after falling short in thrilling run chase against DD

It’s the final day of the preliminary rounds in IPL 11 and one playoff spot is up for grabs. Sunrisers Hyderabad, Chennai Super Kings...

OWNERS, DRIVERS OF HEAVY DUTY VEHICLES TO PAY TO USE CITY STREETS- TOWN CLERK

By Ramona Luthi The Mayor and City Council (M&CC) is expected to meet with the owners and operators of heavy duty vehicles operating in Georgetown...

March held to end Domestic Violence against women in Guyana

As concerns continue to rise over the upsurge of Domestic Violence cases in Guyana for the year thus far, the largest march in support...

Bandits shoot, kill Better Hope man

A Better Hope family have now been thrown into mourning after bandits stormed a yard in the said community, gunning down a man lastnight. Dead...

Driver critical after early morning accident on Linden Highway

A night of celebration at the All Black party ended tragically for a trio who were headed home after they crashed ending up in...

Berbice accident leaves one dead, four others injured

A man is now dead and four others had to be rushed to the Port Mourant Hospital after the car in which they were...

New $141M Sea Sluice to be constructed at D’Edward

A $141.6M contract has been awarded to the Courtney Benn Contracting Services Limited for the construction of four door sea sluice for the Mahaica-Mahaicony...

Security Guard killed in WBD accident

A West Demerara Regional Hospital (WDRH) security guard was killed in the wee hours of this morning when a drunk driver slammed into him...

Region 7 to get new, upgraded Water Supply Systems

Region 7 is slated to benefit from a series of new and upgraded water supply systems as part of continuous efforts to supply potable...

Recent Articles

More local goods have to be exported, GCCI Head says in light of high...

Lamenting the continuous increase in the Guyana’s trade deficit, President of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), Deodat Indar, is calling on...

Jos Buttler earns ‘best in the world’ tag after immense century

Jos Buttler has been hailed as "the best white-ball wicketkeeper batsman in the world" in the aftermath of England's dramatic victory at Old Trafford. Buttler...

Hike in water rates will add another burden on the populace- FITUG

The Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Guyana (FITUG) says it was disturbed to learn, from media reports, of the decision to increase water...

UG prepping to play its role in emerging oil and gas sector …as...

The University of Guyana (UG), is moving aggressively to put systems in place to play its role in Guyana's emerging oil and gas sector. During...

Diamond explosion: Apparatus to trap gas in the works as clean-up ongoing- GGMC

Two weeks after an underground gas pocket exploded at a residence in Diamond, East Bank Demerara, the intense cleaning-up exercise is still ongoing, while...

World Cup reporter shouts at man who tried to kiss her on camera

(CNN) A Brazilian sports journalist was praised for her reaction towards a man who tried to kiss her while she was reporting from the...

India face NZ on triple-header opening day at Providence Stadium in Women’s World T20

Defending Champions West Indies will take on the winner of the World T20 Qualifier under lights on a triple-header opening day on November 9...

Guyanese among 35 foreign nationals held in T&T hotel raid

Police in Trinidad have detained 35 foreign nationals suspected of prostitution during a raid at a hotel and bar in central Trinidad, early yesterday. According...

Opposition seeking answers on Govt’s “unlawful” use of Special Prosecutors- Nandlall

Government's hiring of Special Prosecutors, a move which former Attorney General Anil Nandlall contends is unlawful,  is expected to be placed under the microscope...

EYEWITNESS: Funding…

…for “we own” Half of the PNC supporters live in Georgetown and its environs. And with politics in Guyana dominated by the doling out of...