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Wednesday, January 23, 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...

Recent Articles

Suspect in Eccles execution-style killing arrested in private hospital

One of the alleged perpetrators who shot and killed a young father execution-style on Tuesday night in the vicinity of the two Brothers Service...

No-confidence cases: Submissions filed in the High Court

The various parties in the legal challenges relating to the no-confidence vote have filed and sent out their submissions to the High Court. In one,...

Letter: If GECOM cannot cope then the staff should be replaced

Dear Editor, I want to throw this out there - does it make sense that on one hand the constitution, which is the supreme law...

Four dead in clashes ahead of Venezuela protests

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — At least four people have died following overnight clashes ahead of Wednesday's rival protests in Venezuela by supporters and opponents...

Miner accused of fraud gets bail

A miner found himself before the Court on Wednesday after he allegedly failed to return funds obtained following the sale of car parts to...

West Indies bat first at Bridgetown as England leave out Stuart Broad

ESPNcricinfo- West Indies won the toss and chose to bat on the opening day of the first Test against England in Barbados. England have selected...

PPP/C presidential candidate on the move, begins outreach in Berbice

Newly elected People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) presidential candidate, Irfaan Ali travelled to Berbice, on Tuesday, where he was given a resounding welcome as he...

Man executed in Eccles

A man was on Tuesday evening gunned down in the vicinity of the Two Brothers Service Station, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) by two...

EYEWITNESS: Dragging their feet…

…but digging their grave It was a bit surprising the PNC’s still insisting the elections be dragged out – via their unilaterally appointed GECOM Chair,...

CCAC preparing legislation to protect rights of customers who shop online

With the use of online shopping vastly expanding, the Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC) has taken up the task of expanding its mandate...