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Saturday, August 8, 2020

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

CGX announces multiple high potential oil leads in Corentyne Block

CGX Energy Inc through CGX Resources Inc, operator of the Corentyne Block offshore Guyana, on Thursday, said that it has completed a preliminary evaluation...

Minister Indar calls for urgent fix to Mahaica sea defence breach

Minister within the Ministry of Public Works, Deodat Indar, on his second day in office, visited the breached sea defence site at Content and...

Govt to review all State land leases issued by APNU/AFC Coalition after No-Confidence Motion

Head of the Guyana Lands and Survey Commission (GL&SC) Trevor Benn no longer has the authority to approve the leasing of State lands. This is...

Cops seeking Soesdyke man in relation to abduction 

A Kuru Kururu, Soesdyke, Linden Highway, man is wanted by ranks of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) in relation to a case of abduction. Miguel...

Miner arrested after threatening to kill dredge owner

A 33-year-old miner of Post Office Street, Grove East Bank Demerara (EBD), has landed himself in hot water after he allegedly threatened to kill...

AG assures no witch-hunting but affirms that any ‘unlawful conduct’ will be swiftly addressed

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Anil Nandlall today met with the Professional, Managerial, Clerical and Secretarial staff of the Ministry of Legal...

President Ali convenes first official Cabinet meeting

President Dr Irfaan Ali today convened his first official Cabinet meeting at the Office of the President. Just days after taking the Oath of Office,...

Suriname’s Santokhi coming to Guyana for President Ali’s inauguration

Suriname’s President, Chan Santokhi is expected to attend the inauguration ceremony of Guyana’s 9th Executive President, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, on Saturday, August 8,...

Environmentalist gives President Ali’s Cabinet thumbs up

Environmentalist Annette Arjoon has fully endorsed President Irfaan’s Ali Cabinet as “a good mixture” of competent Guyanese who are very capable of ensuring the...

Air India jet breaks in two in Kerala killing 16

(BBC) An Air India Express plane with 191 people on board has crashed at an airport in the southern state of Kerala, killing at...