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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

No info from Venezuela as yet on father, son execution – Crime Chief

– Crime Chief Seelall Persaud has revealed that no information has been forthcoming from the Venezuelan authorities as it relates to the execution...

Firefighters contain blaze at UG

– The University of Guyana (UG) was forced to solicit the help of the Guyana Fire Service to contain a bush fire...

First shipment of fertilizers from Venezuela arrive in Guyana

- Agriculture Minister Dr. Leslie Ramsammy has announced that the first shipment of 5000 tonnes fertilizers arrived on Monday October 7 and is...

Katherina Khan steals the Miss Universe Crown

By Kurt Campbell - Eight beautifully talented girls on Sunday evening (October 6) challenged each other for the title of Miss Guyana Universe 2013...

Westford opposed to Parliamentary Counsel for National Assembly

By Kurt Campbell – Public Service Minister Jennifer Westford has opposed what she says would be a change of the current structure of...

PPP wants oversight body for the media; GPA says not so fast

By Kurt Campbell - The incumbent People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) has signaled its intention to lobby the executive to have an oversight body...

SWAT team will not be like the ‘black clothes’ – Brumell

– Police Commissioner, Leroy Brumell has given his assurance that the Guyana SWAT team will not be like the dreaded ‘black clothes’. When questioned...

“My dream has become a reality” – Brumell confirmed as Police Commissioner

– President Donald Ramotar today officially swore in Leroy Brumell as Commissioner of Police, confirming him in the position. Brumell has been acting...

Ruminant farmers encouraged to lobby policy makers

- Small ruminant farmers are being urged to organise themselves so that they could effectively lobby policy makers to have their issues addressed. The...

PPP/C focused on regaining majority at next election

By Kurt Campbell - Following two days of rallies to mark its 21st anniversary in Government, it is now clear that the People's Progressive...

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Govt to develop policy to assist overseas-based Guyanese affected by natural disasters

Minister of Citizenship, Mr. Winston Felix said the Government will be working with various stakeholders to develop a draft National Policy, which will outline...

Bandits rob temple on Essequibo Coast

The Hare Krisna Temple located at Land of the Plenty on the Essequibo Coast was broken into twice during the space of three weeks. The...

Tuschen woman robbed as she was walking home from work

A 42-year-old woman was attacked and robbed on Monday night by cutlass-wielding bandits as she was walking home along the Tuschen Public Road, East...

Vehicle caught fire in vicinity of seawall  

A pick-up truck, bearing registration number PNN 7686 belonging to a government agency, moments ago burst into flames while traversing the East Coast Highway...

IAC urges Govt to respect Constitution, call date for elections

The Indian Action Committee (IAC) today (Tuesday), urged the APNU/AFC coalition government that, in the interest of democracy, to discontinue its "disregard for constitutional...

Drunken cop reportedly slams Police boat into private vessels; probe launched

An investigation has been launched into the circumstances surrounding a police constable being allowed to operate a service boat while reportedly being under the...

Colin Ingram joins St Lucia Zouks for HERO CPL 2019

The St Lucia Zouks have announced that Colin Ingram will be joining them for the remainder of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL)...

Body of 7-yr-old burn victim to arrive in Guyana on Thursday

The body of seven-year-old Shaniya Persaud, who succumbed at the Shriners Hospital in Galveston, Texas, last Sunday after undergoing a much-needed surgery which led...

Drinking spree between Enterprise brothers ends deadly

A drinking spree ended in murder at an East Coast Demerara (ECD) home on Monday afternoon when a sibling allegedly knifed his older brother...

CPL 2019: Dan Christian to join Barbados Tridents

The Barbados Tridents have announced that Dan Christian will be joining the franchise for the remainder of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League. Christian will...