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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Body of missing woman found in shallow grave

The body of missing 37-year-old Zaila Sugram was earlier this afternoon discovered at the side of her ex-husband’s home at Crane Village, West Coast...

“Put your house in order first” – Pastor tells police ranks

By Leroy Smith - Some members of the Guyana Police Force were earlier today told to ensure that their house is in order before...

Georgetown Nursing School receives CAN $21,000 in materials to boost nurses education

– Professor Mina Singh, of York University, Canada, who is currently visiting Guyana presented more than CAN $21,000 in books and other educational...

Primary School Students protest transfer of teachers

By Kurt Campbell  - Against threats by the Ministry of Education to treat seriously with protests that involve school children, especially during school hours, students...

GPHC partially shutdown due to prolonged power outage

Several key services at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) are severely affected, owing to a prolonged power outage at the premiere health institution. Affected...

Zero tolerance for illegal boat operators – Maritime Administration Dept.

In light of a recent article regarding illegal boat operators appearing in a section of the media with complaints allegedly from the Bartica Speed...

Billions being spent on ministerial outreaches – Jagdeo

…says inflated food bills run into millions of dollars The fact that Cabinet outreaches continue unabated has been slammed by Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo, who...

Nacta Poll predicts victory for incumbent PPP/C, says Manickchand is the “best Minister”

The latest poll conducted by the North American Caribbean Teachers Association (Nacta) has predicted victory for the incumbent Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) if premature elections...

Bodies of two T&T schoolboys found in forested area, reports Trinidad Guardian

The Trinidad Guardian is reporting that the two bodies found in a forested area in St Augustine on Tuesday evening were identified  yesterday as...

Police Officers paint pedestrian crossings in Berbice

A team of police officers led by Superintendent Singh painted pedestrian crossings which were in close proximity of the recently commissioned Port Mourant Secondary...

Recent Articles

Jagdeo says Sept. 18 was ‘red line’ day; calls for decisive action from GECOM...

Exactly three months after the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) validated the December 21, 2018 passage of the No-Confidence Motion (NCM) against the Coalition...

GECOM Chair to advise President on elections tomorrow

Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice Claudette Singh has committed to advising President David Granger on the entity's readiness to have elections. See...

Guyana’s first E-Library launched at North Georgetown Secondary School

The North Georgetown Secondary School celebrated its 50th anniversary in grand style by launching the country's first e-library, which costs some $10.5M. This innovative project...

Truck driver in fatal Agricola accident charged

Danion Welcome, the driver of the truck involved in the horrific accident at Agricola Public Road, Greater Georgetown, that claimed the life of seven-year-old...

India announces ban on e-cigarettes

(BBC) India's cabinet has announced a ban on the production, import and sale of electronic cigarettes, saying they pose a risk to health. An executive...

CPL 2019: Lewis and Khan guilty of Code of Conduct breach

During Match 14 of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League both Evin Lewis of the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots and Ali Khan of...

Pensioner dies in Corriverton fire

An 85-year-old man perished in a fire at his home at Scottsburg, Corriverton, Region Six. Stanley Brown, an amputee, was trapped in the upper-flat of...

Leopold St. residents start fire to protest killing of man allegedly by police

Residents of Leopold Street, Georgetown this morning took to the street burning objects, protesting the shooting to death of a fellow resident, allegedly by...

“I’m uncomfortable with a restricted Govt” – Pres. Granger

President David Granger this morning said he is not comfortable having to run a caretaker government which has a lot of restrictions on its...

King says no decision yet on if he will return as Town Clerk

Days after the High Court reversed the dismissal of Former Town Clerk Royston King, paving the way for him to be reinstated at the...