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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Eyewitness: Look Back

Look back… …in anger at all killings On the day before the 10th anniversary of the Lusignan when 11 men, women and children were massacred by the...

100 day review: Electorate dissatisfied with performance of new government

- Guyana's electorate has expressed a general sense of dissatisfaction with the performance of the new APNU+AFC government after it was voted into...

OP-ED: Govt’s secret health insurance deal must be investigated- Ramsammy

Below is an edited commentary by a former health Minister, Dr Leslie Ramsammy on Government procuring health insurance polices for its Ministers. While he...

Mashramani greetings from Political Parties

PPP STATEMENT ON MASHRAMANI The People's Progressive Party extends Mashramani greetings to all Guyanese on the occasion of 44 years of Republican status. Mashramani is an...

COMMENTARY: BETRAYAL-BULKAN CONFESSES APNU+AFC HAS NO INTENTION OF STOPPING THE GREEN MONSTER

By Dr Leslie Ramsammy The Minister of Communities, Ronald Bulkan, defiantly confessed in a brazen statement yesterday that paid parking is a fact of...

Opinion: Eyewitness

Native informants… …in sugar Native informants were a staple of British colonial rule all across its empire, of which it boasted, “the sun never sets”. Well,...

The Court cannot order a recount – Ramkarran

– Former Speaker of the National Assembly, Ralph Ramkarran says that Guyana’s High Court does not have the legal remit to order a...

Op-Ed: Patterson’s unilateral appointment cannot be allowed to stand

(Following is an opinion piece written by PPP  Member of Parliament and former Attorney General Mohabir Anil Nandlall) I am convinced that the PNC has...

Gov’t should pursue National Airline – iNews Poll

– The majority of respondents to an iNews poll believe that the APNU+AFC government should pursue a national airline in light of a...

PPP’s “arrogance” was not helpful in sustaining the support of the West  – Ramkarran

- In his September 27 edition of his weekly column “Conversation Tree”, former Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) member Ralph Ramkarran has traced historical...

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