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Monday, January 20, 2020

Young Mahaica resident admitted to practise law in Guyana

Sonia Nauth, a young resident of Mahaica, East Coast Demerara (ECD) resident who recently graduated from Hugh Wooding Law School, was on Wednesday admitted...

Essequibo Coast resident admitted to local bar

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all love of what you’re doing or learning to...

Canje woman celebrates 100th birthday

By: Andrew Carmichael  Rachel Isabella Michael celebrated her 100th birthday on Saturday, three days after she became the county’s latest centenarian. Despite being confined to a...

At 37, Omesh Jhagroo finally gets CSEC qualifications

Omesh Jhagroo, 37, has proven that it is never too late to achieve your dreams. Being completely blind, he has defied all odds and secured...

CSEC TOP STUDENTS: Donlee Castello wants to become a politician to improve peoples’ lives

Seventeen-year-old Donlee Castello may be young but his dreams are big. Having already attained a major accomplishment at the recent Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC)...

CSEC TOP STUDENTS: “I always knew I had potential” – Samuel Haynes

Samuel Haynes, 16, of Queen's College is among the country's top five performers of the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) Examination. He gained fourth place...

CSEC TOP STUDENTS: Riana Toney aims to become a microbiologist

Riana Toney, 16, of the Anna Regina Secondary is  this year’s highest achiever at the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examination, securing a whopping...

Guyana gets its 1st embryologist

Ganesh Persaud - who hails from the Cinderella County of Essequibo - is Guyana’s first embryologist. Embryology is the field of medicine concerned with the...

“Pepper spray saved my life” – survivor of Norton St. shooting

By: Kizzy Coleman For two years, she suffered severe beatings at the hands of a man she truly loved and wanted to please. She was battered...

President Granger urges fathers to spend time with children

As the world celebrates Father’s Day today, President David Granger is urging men to make time to spend with their children. The following is a...

Recent Articles

Police probing attempted murder of Strathsphey pensioner

The Guyana Police Force is investigating an alleged attempted murder and malicious damage to property committed on Deochand Ramsai, 72, of Pump Road, Strathspey,...

Japan to begin construction of Photovoltaic power generation system at CARICOM HQ

The sod was turned earlier on Monday at the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), headquarters in Georgetown, for the start of construction of a Photovoltaic Power...

Chaos at Magistrates’ Courts as teacher, parents charged over school attack

It was high drama at the Georgetown Magistrates' Courts this morning as parents and a teacher made their appearance to be charged in relation...

Herstelling man killed in EBD accident

A 27-year-old man is now dead after he was struck down by a motorcar (PYY 3475) while attempting to cross the East Bank Demerara...

ExxonMobil gives public glimpse into “first oil” through ‘Energy Tunnel’ at Giftland Mall

ExxonMobil Guyana continues public engagements with an ‘Energy Tunnel’ at the Giftland Mall over the weekend. The event, the first of a series of ExxonMobil-hosted...

PPP/C promises new wave of wealth & prosperity for Region 10

People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Presidential Candidate Dr Irfaan Ali on Sunday promised a new wave of wealth and prosperity for Region 10 (Upper Demerara...

Linden toddler drowns

A one-year-old girl of Ameila's Ward, Linden in Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice) died after falling into a pond situated a short distance from her...

“Dangerous” to urge supporters to “protect their ballots” – Nandlall

Former Attorney General Anil Nandlall has described as "dangerous" calls made by the leadership of the APNU/AFC coalition for their supporters to "protect their...

Cyclist died after colliding with motorcar

A pedal cyclist is the country’s latest road fatality after the bicycle he was riding collided with a motorcar at Land of Canaan, East...

5 homeless as Linden apartment building goes up in flames

Five persons are now homeless following a fire which gutted a two-story apartment building in Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara- Berbice) on Friday evening. The...