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Venezuelan businessmen charged for forging Guyanese visa

- Two Venezuelans were charged on Wednesday (October 17) with the offence of forgery. Twenty – seven – year – old businessman Samir Eduardo Garcia Salazar...

Gov’t lashes out at ‘so called’ guardians of transparency

– The government has come out in full force in defense of Geetanjali Singh – the wife of Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh. Given...

Portuguese language to be taught in Secondary Schools

- Guyana has now become the first country that will have Portuguese taught in secondary schools. At present, French and Spanish are being taught in...

Guyana receives lowest GDP per capita ranking in CARICOM by World Bank

– Guyana has secured the lowest ranking in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) by GDP per capita in the recently released World Bank World...

Woman dies in Essequibo accident

- A woman was killed on the spot after she was hit by a motor lorry on the Hampton Court Public Road, Essequibo...

UN calls for sustained momentum as it counts down to the 2015 deadline for...

By Kurt Campbell – The United Nations (UN) have issued a call for the ramping-up of action to generate momentum as its counts down...

Guyana presents strong evidence to Venezuela to support territory claim

– Guyana has strong evidence to support that the US ship was well within its jurisdiction when it was accosted and seized by...

Operation El Dorado intercepts several illegal mining camps

- The Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment in collaboration with the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) in its continued ‘Operation...

Airlines for America urge US to reject Fly Jamaica’s petition for direct flights

- Airlines for America (A4A) is urging the United States Department of Transport to reject Fly Jamaica’s petition for a review and reversal...

Update: Eight homeless in Parfaite Harmonie fire

– Eight persons are now homeless, following a fire at their Recht- door-Zee home, Parfaite Harmonie West Bank Demerara on Wednesday night (October 16). Reports indicate...

Recent Articles

CCJ RULINGS: 33 is the majority of 65

The Caribbean Court of Justice has thrown out government's submission that a majority of 65 is 34. President Justice Adrian Saunders noted that a majority...

Berbice man stabbed to death during brawl; suspect arrested

A man who had been expecting his first child later this year was on Sunday evening stabbed to death during a brawl at a...

Two more confess to killing Perry Mars …remaining 2 to face trial

Following in the footsteps of 18-year-old Naomi Adams, who recently admitted to the unlawful killing of Pariedeau Mars, called “Perry”, in 2016, 20-year-old Nikkisha...

CCJ RULINGS: Nothing in the Constitution prevents MPs from voting against their List –...

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) this morning rejected arguments that former Government MP  Charandass Persaud was constrained from voting against his list. President...

CCJ RULINGS: No-Confidence Motion was validly passed

The No-Confidence Motion against the coalition government was validly passed in the National Assembly on the evening of December 21, 2018, the Caribbean Court...

CCJ RULINGS: GECOM Chair was appointed in breach of the Guyana Constitution

The Caribbean Court of Justice has pronounced that Justice James Patterson was appointed as Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission through a flawed process...

Taxi driver found dead next to submerged car

The body of a Corentyne taxi driver was on Monday pulled out of the Lesbeholden Canal, Black Bush Polder, Berbice. Lynsey Grant, 39, of Adventure...

Mining firm aims to create 250 jobs in Berbice

The Metallica Mining Company has promised to create up to 250 jobs in Berbice when it starts to process bauxite at the old bauxite...

Linden schoolgirl died from blunt trauma to head – autopsy

An autopsy performed on the body of 10-year-old June Alexander, who succumbed following a fall at her school proved that she died as a...

Pomeroon woman dies, others hospitalised after eating cassava

A resident of Wakapao, Pomeroon in Region Two is now dead and four family members hospitalised at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation after suspected...