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“Don’t let them intimidate you” – Jagdeo tells supporters

General Secretary of the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C), Bharrat Jagdeo is urging supporters not to be intimidated on Elections Day. He was at the...

Region One is callously neglected by Gov’t – APNU

Parliamentarians for A Partnership for National Unity are of the opinion that Barima- Waini Region has been callously neglected by the PPP/C Government. In...

Guyanese killed during robbery in Barbados

A Guyanese businessman living in Barbados was on Sunday morning shot and killed during a robbery at Beckles Road, Barbados. He has been identified as...

Locked away: Life of prisoners on Christmas Day

By Vahnu Manikchand The Christmas holiday is usually when persons spend time and make memories with their families and loved-ones. However, there are some because...

PPP commits to reverse burdensome taxes – Ali tells stakeholders

Addressing a packed audience at the historic stakeholders’ forum at the New Thrieving Restaurant, Proividence East Bank Demerara on Saturday evening, the People’s Progressive...

Labour Department to step up workplace inspections

The Labour Department in the Ministry of Social Protection is clamping down on employers throughout the country who do not adhere to the labour...

Condition worsens for Belladrum man who attempted suicide

The young man from Belladrum village, West Coast Berbice (WBB) who ingested gramoxone on Tuesday in a suicide attempt is still battling for his...

Gov’t to close Wales Estate – Hundreds of sugar workers to be placed...

By Kristen Macklingam, INews reporter The APNU/AFC coalition is proceeding to stick to plans it had made while in Opposition to have sugar factories/estates shut...

Horse shipped to Guyana illegally

– quarantined by GLDA Customs officers while clearing a loaded ship at the Guyana National Shipping Corporation (GNSC) wharf at Port Georgetown on Tuesday afternoon...

APNU calls for establishment of unit to tackle inter – personal violence

A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) is calling for the establishment of an inter - personal violence unit to tackle the issue plaguing the...

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CORONAVIRUS: Risk of spread upgraded to highest level

: The World Health Organization (WHO) has upgraded the global risk of the coronavirus outbreak to "very high" - its top level of risk...

ExxonMobil Guyana, other agencies continue oil spill response readiness

As part of its ongoing efforts to ensure enhanced capacity to respond to an unlikely event of an oil spill, ExxonMobil Guyana has staged...

EU deploys 20 short-term observers to all regions of Guyana

The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) deployed today 20 short-term observers. They joined the 14 long-term observers, who have been observing electoral preparations...

Linden Highway speed limit reduced to 80km

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) has taken a decision to reduce the speed limit on the Linden Highway from 100km to 80km. The Force said...

CORONAVIRUS: 18 persons in Guyana being monitored

The Ministry of Public Health today announced that 18 persons are currently under surveillance for signs of the deadly coronavirus, which has been declared...

UN monitoring political, security, human rights issues in electoral process

As Guyana gears up to head to the polls in three days’ time, the United Nations will be keeping an eye on developments with...

T20 World Cup champion Sammy to receive Pakistan’s highest civilian award

Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy is to become an honorary citizen of Pakistan and will also receive the country’s highest civilian award, the...

Anna Catherina woman killed after being struck down by cop

A pedal cyclist was on Sunday night killed after she was struck down while riding along the Anna Catherina Public Road, West Coast Demerara...

Woman arrested over chopping death of husband

  A Corentyne, Berbice man has succumbed to injuries after allegedly being chopped by his wife during a drunken brawl. The suspect has since been...

Sunrisers Hyderabad name David Warner captain for IPL 2020

Sunrisers Hyderabad have announced David Warner as their captain for the upcoming IPL that starts on March 29. Warner takes over from Kane Williamson,...