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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Govt ‘poorly handled’ Wales estate closure – says veteran trade unionist

Veteran trade unionist, Lincoln Lewis believes the APNU/AFC government has “handled poorly” the issue of the closure of the Wales sugar estate on the...

Advisory to iNews Subscribers

Dear Subscribers, The management and staff of iNews wishes to inform you that the re – uploading of stories from two weeks ago is now...

Opposition should not be deterred by Speaker’s ruling – Ramkarran

* ‘GREEN and  YELLOWING’ of GUYANA Former Speaker of the National Assembly, Ralph Ramkarran believes that the parliamentary Opposition should not be deterred by the...

Letter from Education Minister, Priya Manickchand

Parental effort is consistently associated with higher levels of achievement Dear Editor, The jury is in and has been in for a long time. “Parental effort...

Desperate measures: When it comes to people taking their own lives, Guyana leads the...

– Guyana tends to do disappointingly, but not disastrously, in global rankings. It comes 121st out of 187 countries on the UN Development...

Op-Ed: A Coalition partner without power

Below is an opinion piece done by Attorney-at-Law, Member of Parliament and former Attorney General, Mohabir Anil Nandlall: Prior to the General Elections in 2015,...

NOTICE TO OUR SUBSCRIBERS

– iNews is currently in the process of re – uploading some stories on its website as a result of issues encountered recently. This...

“Leave David Granger alone” – Ramkarran says he has enormous challenges

- Leader of the PNCR, Chairman of APNU and Leader of the Opposition, David Granger, has had to field questions recently about the...

The regime’s deaf and blind position on sugar

(Following is an opinion piece written by former President Donald Ramotar) The Chairman of GUYSUCO’s Board of Directors, Dr Clive Thomas, in Sunday’s Kaieteur News...

Blackman says Lumumba spoke untruth about allegations against iNews

Dear Editor, I refer to your publication of a letter published in your online newspaper Inewsguyana.com, to the leader of APNU Mr David Granger. My name...

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