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Friday, December 13, 2019

Granger says Guyana beginning to win ‘war on crime’

President David Granger believes Guyana is beginning to win the war on crime. He, however, acknowledged that there is still a lot of work...

National Awards to be given out this year

- President David Granger has indicated that National Awards will be returned to Guyana. Speaking to members of staff at the Office of...

The life of Doodnauth Singh S.C.: 1933 – 2013

Former Attorney General and Senior Counsel Doodnauth Singh died at the Balwant Singh Hospital on Wednesday, August 21. He was 80 years old. Born...

Dr Clive Thomas appointed Chairman of GuySuCo

– The APNU+AFC government has appointed Dr Clive Thomas to be the Chairman of the ailing Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo), replacing Shaik Baksh. Dr...

Two more commit suicide in Region Two – the question remains ‘Why’?

Two separate families on the Essequibo Coast are mourning the death of their loved ones as they tragically consumed poisonous substances separately. Dead are 23-year-old...

2013 Amerindian Heritage Pageant set for tomorrow

 - Preparations are afoot and the final touches are being put in place for the hosting of the 2013 Amerindian Heritage Pageant, the event that...

Breaking News!!! Five hospitalised at Suddie Public Hospital after attempting suicide

Five persons are presently hospitalised at the Suddie Public Hospital in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) after they consumed poisonous substances. The five persons are 22-year-old...

President renames GICC to ‘Arthur Chung Convention Centre’

– President David Granger has renamed the Guyana International Convention Centre (GICC) at Liliendaal, East Coast Demerara to the ‘Arthur Chung convention center.' The...

Prince Harry’s visit to Guyana confirmed – will include tours to Kaieteur Falls,...

Britain’s Prince Harry is scheduled to make his much-anticipated visit Guyana from December 2 to 4 during which time he would visit not only...

PM Nagamootoo justifies closure of Wales Estate…says Govt not bound by sugar CoI recommendations

"I believe this and I say this sincerely that the agony of the Wales' workers is a genuine agony...sometimes when some doors are closed,...

Recent Articles

Top UG Computer Science graduate honoured

Shameer Amerullah, a secondary school teacher, has received the Shivraj Maraj Memorial Prize for being this year’s best graduating Computer Science student at the...

21-Y-O fined $20,000 for slapping female cop

A 21-year-old man who carried out a series of offences was on Wednesday hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Daniel Boutrim, of Lot 157 Guyhoc...

Driver fined $80,000 for traffic violations

A resident of One Mile, Wismar, Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) was on Wednesday fined $80,000 by Magistrate Rondel Weever when he appeared at...

Over 200 vessels entered Guyana for 2019 – MARAD

Guyana’s burgeoning oil sector and expanding fisheries industry are attracting more maritime traffic in the country’s waters, according to the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD). In...

UG student benefits from Iwokrama scholarship funded by ExxonMobil

The Iwokrama International Centre recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Guyana (UG) to support a PhD scholarship under a...

Central Bank considering penalties for Republic Bank

The Central Bank of Guyana is considering penalties against Republic Bank, in wake of numerous complaints from customers about its poor service following a...

Hydromet warns of flooding

The Hydromet Office has warned of flooding today, due to heavy rainfall. See full statement: SPECIAL INFORMATION: Flood warning remains in effect for flood prone areas...

Man pretending to be cop faces several robbery charges

A 21-year-old man accused of pretending to be a cop was on Wednesday slapped with several robbery charges and appeared before Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus...

Not difficult to pick ourselves up again – Kieron Pollard

After Rohit Sharma pulled left-arm fingerspinner Khary Pierre against the turn, the ball seemed destined to soar over the midwicket boundary. Until Evin Lewis'...

Youth fined for slapping female Police Officer

A 21-year-old man who carried out a series of offences was on Wednesday hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Daniel Boutrim, of Lot 157 Guyhoc...