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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

There is an increase in professionalism, quality of teachers – Miss Maria Reid

By Lakhram Bhagirat “After being in the teaching system, in and out of Guyana, for twenty-three years, I’ve noticed an increase in professionalism of teachers,...

Education not stagnant, there are always new methods of teaching – Sir Krishna Kumar

By Lakhram Bhagirat The global coronavirus pandemic has forced teachers to rethink their strategies and methods of delivering education. It has led them down the...

Strays at Tagore Memorial Secondary denied food after activist prevented from entering compound

By Andrew Carmichael  The Tagore Memorial Secondary School in Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) is home to a number of stray animals which students would feed...

25 years later, and Sir Vijay Mohabeer shows no sign of slowing down

By Lakhram Bhagirat “I love this job although it is not what I wanted to do at first, I have grown to love it. I...

Teaching has evolved into a new sphere in my 18 years in the system...

By Lakhram Bhagirat Teaching is more than just imparting academic knowledge; it is about the holistic development of those in your charge and with the...

Sir Ron Ghanie – Moulding the minds of Bartica’s children for over two decades

By Lakhram Bhagirat As cliché as one would say it is, Ron Ryan Ghanie or Sir Ron, as he is known to many, never wanted...

Dr Shilindra Rajkumar improving Guyana’s plastic surgery capabilities one patient at a time

…while mentoring young doctors as part of a succession plan By Lakhram Bhagirat Guyana has a long way to go in relation to the development...

From Georgetown to Florida: Dr Moti Ramgopal shares journey of becoming a leading Infectious...

By Lakhram Bhagirat The world of infectious diseases is vast and though it may seem as though much of it is explored, that may be...

From being a school dropout to successfully building an agrobusiness – Jennifer Singh shares...

By Lakhram Bhagirat Just as she was about the complete the last lap of her secondary education, Jennifer Singh was forced to drop out of...

Farming wasn’t my first career choice, but now I love it – Naitram Nihal

By Lakhram Bhagirat Life has the uncanny ability to lead us down the path we need to go rather than the path we rather be...

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Eyewitness: Another day…

…another PNC (looting) scandal The word “loot” entered the English language directly from a Hindi dialect of India after the British East India Company’s conquest...

Water quality at Eccles Plant surpasses WHO standards – GWI

Water Quality innovation has resulted in the water produced by Guyana Water Incorporated’s Eccles Water Treatment Plant exceeding World Health Organisation (WHO) standards. Over 2500...

$717.8M lawsuit filed against BK Int’l, Nafico over Yarrowkabra Secondary School project

The Attorney General Chambers has instituted legal proceedings against BK International Inc and the North American Fire and General Insurance Company (Nafico) for breach...

19 new Covid-19 cases recorded

The Ministry of Health has announced that 19 new cases of the novel coronavirus have been detected, taking the total positives recorded to date...

PNCR’s Amna Ally discharged from Cardiac ICU

Amna Ally, General Secretary of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), has been discharged from the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation’s (GPHC) Cardiac Intensive Care...

Letter: Good to know that sanity, stability can return to GECOM

Dear Editor, Recently, the APNU/AFC coalition summoned a meeting with GECOM Chairwoman with which she refused and in quick succession, she issued a follow-up statement...

Family responds to report of diplomat who died while owing money to State

The family of the late Guyanese ambassador, Dr. Odeen Ishmael, has responded to a report “Diplomat dies owing State millions, Govt urged to recover...

President, PM receive farewell courtesy call from outgoing Chinese Ambassador

President Dr. Irfaan Ali today received a farewell courtesy call from outgoing Chinese Ambassador Cui Jianchun at State House. Ambassador Jianchun was accredited in 2017. The Chinese...

STEMGuyana launches TV show on science and engineering for children

Guyanese children across the country will soon enjoy a weekly technology show which will include a local superhero “Robin The Robot” who will work...

Body of man who fell off punt in Canje River found

Police have discovered the body of 33-year-old Jiachim Perez Peters at Sand Landing, Canje Creek, East Berbice, two days after he fell off a...