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Sunday, August 25, 2019

High winds rip zinc sheets from Brickdam Police Station

By Leroy Smith - Several motorists, pedestrians and police officers moments ago were sent scampering for cover as several zinc sheets from the Brickdam...

M&CC to be excluded in $1B clean-up campaign; Gov’t may outsource labour

  By Fareeza Haniff – The government has no intention of involving the Mayor and City Council (M&CC) in its $1B clean – up campaign. Details...

Little Rock Radio officially launches in Berbice

  – The first radio station in Berbice was officially launched on Saturday night (March 29) – Little Rock Radio 88.5 FM. The Radio...

GPHC receives medical equipment

- Guyana Help the Kids (GHTK) - a registered charity in Toronto Canada and Guyana, donated medical equipment (incubator) and supplies to the...

Education Ministry launches Revised Primary Science Easy Path Series text books

–  The Education Ministry today (Friday, March 28) launched a revised version of their Primary Science Easy Path Series "Science Around Us" for...

Businesswoman shot to arm, leg during robbery

By Leroy Smith - A woman whose name was only given as Gravesande of Westminster Parfaite Harmony was moments ago (Wednesday, March 26) shot...

Indian Soap Stars allegedly sabotaged promoters, demanded money to meet Gov’t officials

By Leroy Smith - Christina Persaud, the American businesswoman who invested millions of dollars into the hosting of the “Bollywood Live with Stars Concerts”...

Natural Resources Ministry ‘baffled’ at Mayor’s comments on $1B cleanup campaign

– The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment in a statement noted that it is “disturbed and baffled” that Mayor of Georgetown, Hamilton...

Paramakatoi residents without water; GWI promises speedy relief

– The Guyana Water Inc. (GWI) has advised that a technical team will be dispatched to Paramakotoi to assess the situation and provide...

Pakaraima Mountain Safari 2014 is on; begins April 12

By Kurt Campbell – This year will mark 12 consecutive years for the hosting of the annual Pakaraima Mountain Safari with plans to largely...

Recent Articles

Mother of 3 stabbed to death by estranged lover

A mother of three was in the wee hours of Sunday morning stabbed to death by the father of her children at her Victoria...

Tullow to push for Guyanese to be employed with company

…after Ghana Exec touts job opportunities for countrymen in Guyana Tullow recently found oil in Guyana, but it was the Managing Director at Tullow Ghana...

Govt appeal of CJ decision aimed at further delaying elections – former AG

…says appeal has no merit After months spent in the court contesting the No-Confidence Motion, the Government is set on returning to the court, this...

No buyout offer from Govt – BBCI

The Berbice Bridge Company Inc. (BBCI) has refuted claims made by Public Infrastructure Minister, David Patterson, that government has offered to buyout ownership of...

100 families affected after Region 10 freak storm

A freak storm ripped through several communities of Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) this morning (Saturday, August 24, 2019), leaving in its wake the mass...

Motorcyclist nursing head injuries from ECD accident

A resident of Golden Grove, East Coast of Demerara (ECD), is presently nursing head injuries at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after he...

Opinion Poll on upcoming elections, other political matters launched

The Turkeyn Research and Polling Institute (TRPI) earlier today rolled out an opinion poll to collect the views of Guyanese on a number of...

GA-FDD intensifies inspection activities, closed several food establishments

The Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) after trumping up inspection activities on local food establishments following a survey conducted earlier this year...

MMA rice farmers call for dams to be fixed before harvest

By: Andrew Carmichael With less than one week before farmers in the Mahaica Mahaicony Abary-Agricultural Development Authority (MMA-ADA) Scheme start harvesting their rice, concern is...

CJIA Senior Manager charged for sexual assault

Senior Airport Manager at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), Andrew Kellman was earlier today granted bail in the sum of $70,000 when he...