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PSC supports Automatic Ballot Scan and Tabulation Voting System

– The Private Sector Commission (PSC) says it completely supports moves to introduce an Automatic Ballot Scan and Tabulation Voting System for use...

Top Students Chowtie, Lall dream of becoming doctor, economist

David Chowtie of Graham's Hall Primary School and Venisha Lall from the C.V Nunes Primary School came in as the top performers at this...

Leonora teen’s body fished out of Atlantic Ocean

The body of a 19-year-old lad of Leonora, West Coast Demerara (WCD) was Monday morning fished out of the Atlantic Ocean. Dead is Manual Alexandro. INews...

Court of Appeal erred with 34 majority reasoning – Ram

Attorney and social commentator, Christopher Ram, has signalled his intention to the Court of Appeal’s recent rulings, saying that the court was “wrong” in...

Govt to meet bankers, creditors to help flood-affected farmers – President

President Dr. Irfaan Ali says the Government will be approaching financial institutions and creditors as part of the administration’s long-term support for farmers affected...

Homeless man killed in New Amsterdam accident

A man who lived on the streets was last evening killed in an accident at Main Street, New Amsterdam. The man's correct name is currently...

PM calls for COVID-19 related debt write-offs at PROSUR meeting

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips, today called for more to be done to help developing countries recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. Prime Minister Phillips...

Rowley disappointed, concerned over political situation in Guyana

One of Guyana’s closest bilateral partner, Trinidad and Tobago, has expressed concerns and worry over the current political impasse in Guyana that has been...

Justice Persaud throws out Misenga Jones’ appeal of CJ ruling

Justice Rishi Persaud has also dismissed the appeal filed by APNU/AFC supporter Misenga Jones who is seeking to overturn a ruling of the Chief...

Ban on Styrofoam crucial for green development – EPA

- The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which falls under the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment (DNRE), on Wednesday December 02, began...

Recent Articles

Rape accused shoots 17-year-old victim

A 17-year-old male has been taken to hospital after he was shot by a man whom he and his brothers accuse of sexually molesting...

Domestic Violence help, including calling 914, at fingertips with ‘iMatter’ App

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security has launched its Gender-Based Violence App, ‘iMatter’ which can be downloaded from both the Google Play...

ExxonMobil begins exploration drilling on new well offshore Guyana

…11 Int’l firms submit bids to review Yellowtail development plan United States oil giant, ExxonMobil, is continuing its exploration activities in the Stabroek Block offshore...

CANU intercepts boat with 60lbs ganja in Berbice

Ranks of the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) on Friday intercepted a speed boat with a large quantity of cannabis onboard. The discovery was made at...

Oil funds to help finance Budget 2022 – Vice President

─ says will ensure Guyana borrows less Vice President Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo said Budget 2022 will be financed partly by Guyana’s oil revenues. This will be...

Eyewitness: Strategic war moves…in Europe

NATO is a creature of the Cold War, when the Soviet Union and the USA, representing their competing ideologies of Communism and Capitalism, faced...

Lusignan Prison construction 70% completed

The construction of the Lusignan Prison is moving apace and is expected to be completed by the end of the first quarter of this...

Int’l firms submit bids to review Yellowtail field development plan

As the government commences its search for a consultant to review the Yellowtail Field Development Plan (FDP), 11 international firms have tendered bids to...

11 new Covid deaths take toll to 1,122

The Ministry of Health has announced that as of January 21st, 2022, eleven more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have...

Budget 2022 to be presented on Wednesday

Senior Finance Minister Dr. Ashni Singh has announced that Budget Day for this year will be Wednesday January 26, 2022. The Minister had been over...