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Monday, July 22, 2019

Mini buses targeted in anti -littering awareness campaign

The Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment’s ‘Pick it Up Guyana’ initiative, in collaboration with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the United...

Trade and Tourism Expo opens in New York

The hundreds of patrons that attended the opening of the Guyana Trade and Tourism Expo in New York were more than thrilled by the...

GuySuco honours champion workers

The Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) yesterday held its 2012 “Honour’s Roll” ceremony at which 28 workers from Albion, Blairmont, Demerara Sugar Terminal, Enmore,  La...

Update: Man found dead identified

The male found dead in a yard this morning, has been identified as Jaipaul Sampuran, 34 years, of Waterloo New Scheme, Bath Settlement, West...

Corentyne resident dies after falling off truck

At approximately 9:00h today, Saturday June 29, a man whom the police identified only as Gopaul, died after he fell off a truck. According to...

Woman shot during argument with male counterpart

The police are investigating the circumstances under which Ayana Henry was shot to her left thigh. According to the Police, at approximately 4:30h today, Saturday...

Unidentified male found dead

The police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a so far unidentified man of East Indian descent, whose body was found in...

Amerindian rights and security will not be compromised – NRE Minister

Subsequent to representation from residents of Baramita, Region One, the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment and related agencies held a consultation...

Top blood donors honoured

The National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) of the Ministry of Health yesteday hosted an appreciation ceremony at its East and Lamaha Streets location in...

Farmers receive assistance through READ Project

Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Leslie Ramsammy met with farmers of the Good Success – Garden of Eden Farmers Association at Craig Village, East Bank...

Recent Articles

Jagdeo writes Granger to resign, call elections

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has written President David Granger calling on him and his caretaker Coalition Cabinet to resign and announce a date for...

Butcher shot after being ambushed by 3 gunmen

A Berbice butcher is now nursing a gunshot wound to his left foot after he was ambushed by three masked gun-men this morning (Saturday,...

President off to Cuba for medical evaluation

President David Granger left Guyana this morning (Saturday, July 20, 2019) for the Republic of Cuba to undergo medical check-up. He is accompanied by First...

Althea Padmore is acting head of SOCU

The Guyana Police Force moments ago announced that Althea Padmore will be the acting Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). The Police...

Fisherman beaten to death, brother hospitalised

A fisherman was on Thursday evening beaten to death while his brother was admitted a patient at the West Demerara Regional Hospital (WDRH) in...

PPP mulls legal action against GECOM’s CEO over breach of Guyana’s Constitution

The Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) is contemplating approaching the court to prevent GECOM from going ahead with house-to-house registration, an activity which is...

Eccles man charged for attempting to kill girlfriend

A 32-year-old man was today placed on remand for attempting to kill his girlfriend. Trayon Parks of Old Road, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) was...

Clothes vendor gets 2 years for snatching gold band

A 27-year-old clothes vendor of Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara, was on Friday sentenced to two years imprisonment after admitting to a simple...

Vendor charged for allegedly attempting to kill girlfriend

Less than one year after being implicated in a $22 million jewellery heist, 32-year-old Trayon Parks reappeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts earlier today,...

PNC/R supports GECOM’s defiance of Guyana Constitution, CCJ orders

The People’s National Congress Reform (PNC/R) – the largest party of the coalition government –is supporting the move by the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM)...