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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Way cleared for teachers’ promotion in 2017

After almost two years in limbo, teachers can finally be promoted following the ruling made by acting Chief Justice Yonette Cummings-Edwards. The Teaching Services Commission...

Tractor kills 5-year-old girl on Lima Sands Road

– driver in Police custody A 49-year-old driver from Lima Sands, Essequibo is presently in Police custody assisting with investigations after the tractor he was...

U.S. deports 21 more convicted Guyanese

...104 convicted Guyanese deported last year Twenty-one Guyanese-born nationals were deported from the United States yesterday after having served jail time for a range of...

Chinese owned multi – million dollar supermarket opens along Church Street

  By Tracey Khan - Drakes - A new Multi-complex supermarket was last evening (November 15) opened on Church & Thomas Streets, Georgetown under the...

Dynamic Airways forced into bankruptcy proceedings in NY

- Court documents filed on Thursday, August 13 in New York indicate that Dynamic Airways has been forced into Chapter 7 bankruptcy proceedings,...

DEADLY CHASE: Former beauty queen recalls harrowing ordeal being mistakenly pursued by army officer

Former beauty queen Alana Seebarran, in a statement to the Guyana Police Force, has outlined her shocking and harrowing experience of being mistakenly pursued...

Gizmos & Gadgets introduces new Gizmos phablet – G110

- Gizmos & Gadgets had introduced a new addition to its branded line of phablets – the G110. The Gizmos G110 is a 7 inch...

GECOM to announce results at 11:00 hrs

- The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) is scheduled to release preliminary results of the May 11 2015 General and Regional Elections at 11:00hrs...

2017 NGSA results out today

Just over two months after 13,657 students wrote the National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) examination at schools across the country, the anticipation of those...

Nagamootoo stripped of all ‘line responsibilities’ …now reports to Min of Presidency Harmon

(The following is a lead article published in today’s Guyana Times, and reprinted here for our readers) On Thursday, January 14, in his first address...

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Opposition finds Alves, La Bennet as “unfavourable” candidates for GECOM Chair

The Opposition did not find favour with Attorney Kesaundra Alves and Justice Claudette La Bennet as nominees for the post of chairperson of the...

Stansted ‘disruptive passenger’: Woman faces £85,000 bill

(BBC) A woman who allegedly caused a flight to be diverted due to "extremely disruptive behaviour" has been given an £85,000 bill by an...

Antigua Government not willing to pay price Barbados wants for its LIAT shares

Prime Minister Gaston Browne has disclosed that the US$44 million price Barbados was asking for its LIAT shares was too steep, insisting that while...

Mechanic remanded for possession of high-powered weapon

A 32-year-old motorcycle mechanic was today remanded to prison for the illegal possession of a high-powered weapon. Devon Atkinson, known as “Wild Buck”, of Kitty,...

21-Y-O charged for robbing, shooting Kristian Jeffery

A 21-year-old resident of Alberttown, Georgetown was today charged for the shooting and robbing of motor racer, Kristian Jeffery who was attacked by a...

Top Cop signals intention to replace SOCU Head

Police Commissioner Leslie James has signaled the administration’s intention to replace Sydney James as the Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). “Later on,...

Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ sentenced to life in prison

(BBC) A US judge has sentenced Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán to life in prison plus 30 years. Guzmán, 62, was found guilty...

Tennessee Police Warn Of ‘Meth Gators’ Because Of Drugs Flushed Down The Toilet

(CNN) A Tennessee police department is warning residents to stop flushing drugs down their toilet and sinks out of fear they could create "meth...

Coach says fitness a priority as Guyana U-19 training camp commences

By Brandon Corlette With the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Regional Under-19 tournament looming, the Guyana U-19 team began their training camp on Monday last with...

95 persons die from snakebite in five years

An estimated 95 persons have died over a five year period as a result of being bitten by venomous snakes, the Ministry of Public...