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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

The “Granger GO SLOW” Economy – Peter Ramsaroop

  - The Granger Government  continues to stumble on an economic strategy. The main cause, I believe, apart from beginning to  govern without a sound...

Hillary Clinton wouldn’t be the first female American President – Janet Jagan beat...

By Robin Wright If she wins, Hillary Clinton won’t be the first female American to become President of a country. Janet Rosenberg beat her...

SUGAR UNDER SEIGE

Former Agri. Minister says Govt’s binge of lies cannot hide the truth The following is a ‘commentary’ by former Agriculture Minister under the PPP/C...

LETTER: AG’s behaviour embodies a steadied mindset of being above the law

  Dear Editor: The media has reported that  the Hon. Justice Franklin Holder, in a letter has stated that Guyana’s Attorney General and PNC Party Chairman,...

GECOM not doing enough to ensure ‘clean electioneering’ – iNews Poll

- An iNews Poll has found that Guyanese do not believe that the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) is doing enough to ensure political...

Castro was a profound thinker and champion of the oppressed- Ramotar

Below is a statement by former President Donald Ramotar on the passing of Fidel Castro. I hereby extend my deepest sympathy to the people, the...

Political parties extend Phagwah greetings to all Guyanese

 - Political parties have extended Phagwah greetings to all Guyanese, especially the Hindu Community. The People's Progressive Party (PPP) in a statement noted that...

Op-Ed: Despite yearly budgetary increases for health, chronic medicine shortages remain

Below is an opinion editorial done by former Health Minister Dr Leslie Ramsammy: Even as the Minister of Finance boasts about the largest budget ever...

The PNCR Congress and David Granger’s Leadership

By Ralph Ramkarran The PNCR Congress is always an interesting time for political observers, not least because in recent times there has always been a...

Op-Ed: The case of a criminally complicit Cabinet

Below is an opinion piece by former Attorney General, Attorney-at-law and Member of Parliament Mohabir Anil Nandlall: Hardly a month passes without the Coalition Government...

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...