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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Traffic signs, metal poles vandalised

Seven out of ten bump traffic signs and metal posts that were installed at Schoonard Road leading to La Parfaite Harmonie on West Bank...

Jagdeo accuses Govt of doing little to improve lives of young people

  The on-going youth conference that is being hosted in Georgetown with young people from all the Administrative Regions of Guyana is seen as another...

Students affected by smoke rushed to GPHC

Twenty-two (22) students from Tutorial High School and one from Richard Ishmael Secondary School were on Thursday morning rushed to the Georgetown Public Hospital...

Man sentenced to 8 years for chopping man who owed him $5000

The Mc Doom, Greater Georgetown man who attacked and chopped an acquaintance who had owed him $5000 was on Thursday jailed for eight years...

Panama rejected 20 containers of rice shipped from Guyana

Some 20 containers of rice shipped to Panama under a Government to Government arrangement with Guyana have reportedly been rejected. According to reports, the containers...

Car ends up in rice field as driver swerves from cow

A Parfaith Harmonie, West Bank Demerara (WBD) man is lucky to be alive when he ended up in a rice field after he swerved...

51 persons’ names removed after saying they never signed AFC list

…151 disputed names remain on list ……Chief Elections Officer goes missing at 11th hour Persons whose names appeared on various voters’ lists for the upcoming...

WCB murder…Hunt on for dead woman’s husband

Police in Berbice have launched a manhunt for the husband of Chandrawattie Williams, also called “Geeta”, whose body was found in her home on...

Over $5B collected during GRA’s tax amnesty

As the deadline for the second and final phase of the tax amnesty granted by the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) draws closer, GRA Commissioner...

GTUC says Minister should apologise for his actions

…calls on Govt to stop treating workers’ related issues in ‘bad faith’ In support of the Guyana Teachers’ Union (GTU), the Guyana Trades Union...

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Two houses located at Canefield, East Canje were on Monday morning destroyed by an angry mob. The mob comprised of over 20 individuals, both male...

7 homeless after fire guts Linden house

Seven persons are now homeless after a fire on Sunday evening completely gutted their house at Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice). The two-storey concrete home...

35-Y-O man found dead in Plaisance trench

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 35-year-old man, who allegedly drowned in a trench at Prince William Street, Plaisance, East...

Guyana records 16th COVID-19 death

The Ministry of Public Health this evening confirmed Guyana’s 16th COVID-19 related death. According to the Ministry, the person is a 76-year-old female, May Portsmouth,...

OPINION: The CCJ as a regional apex court deserves the highest respect

The following is an opinion piece by Seenath Jairam, SC I was shocked to see on page 10 of the Guardian newspaper on Saturday, July...

Trinidad and Tobago Govt says borders may remain closed for election

(CMC) The Trinidad and Tobago government says it has no plans to rush towards reopening the borders of the country, which have been closed...

St Lucia launches ‘I am CARICOM’ campaign

The Regional Integration Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister in collaboration with the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat announces the launch of the...

CPL 2020: Ross Taylor, Naveen Ul Haq added to Warriors power-packed lineup

The Guyana Amazon Warriors (GAW) have sought to retain 13 players from their 11-win streak 2019 team while adding the brilliance of New Zealander...

‘Desire for peace will take genuine and collective efforts by all stakeholders’ – ERC

As Guyana enters the fourth month of electoral impasse, the Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) has reiterated calls for peace and responsible behaviour by everyone...

WHO: Access to HIV medicines severely impacted by COVID-19 as AIDS response stalls

Seventy-three countries have warned that they are at risk of stock-outs of antiretroviral (ARV) medicines as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to...