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Friday, March 22, 2019

Climate uncertainty is a sign of good science

By Mark Buchanan Bloomberg View - Scientists can’t say for sure that humans are the cause of global climate change. They’re still a little uncertain,...

Letter: One scapegoat does not fix LIAT or Caribbean Airlines

- Some might believe that for the second time in only three years, Captain Ian Brunton has been made a scapegoat by the...

Pattern of Gold’s Relationship with the US Federal Reserve: Price Builds on No-Taper Rally

- The gold price on Thursday consolidated strong gains notched up after the US Federal Reserve shocked markets by indefinitely delaying cutbacks to...

Global Markets Shift Focus on Quantitative Easing: Tale of the Taper

The Federal Reserve is wrestling with how to step away from the policy that has defined the response to the financial crisis. The end...

Letter: Human Rights Violation at UG

Dear Editor, As a former student of the University of Guyana, I am appalled at the nonsense that takes place there. The brewing issue at 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...

Statement by Ambassador D. Brent Hardt on Amaila Falls Project

GEORGETOWN - At the recently concluded Investment Conference organized by the Canadian High Commissioner with the support of the U.S., EU, and UK diplomatic...

iNews’ Discussion Forum: Marijuana as medicine: Consider the pros and cons

- People have used marijuana as a medical treatment for thousands of years. Such uses extend even to modern America. Marijuana was listed...

Letter from Ram and Gaskin: Capt. Gouveia did not invite Government to explain its...

Dear Editor, Captain Gouveia’s widely publicised open letter on Amaila in the dailies juxtaposes extracts from statements by Drs. Clive Thomas and Anand Goolsarran and...

An open letter to Christopher Ram, Ramon Gaskin, Anand Goolsaran and Dr. Clive Thomas

By Capt. Gerry Gouveia So it seems that the construction of Amaila Falls Hydro will not start in January 2014 as planned, and it will...

Recent Articles

Region 6 calls on ‘illegal govt’ to step down

A peaceful protest in Region Six (East Berbice Corentyne) led by Regional Chairman, David Armagon and former Agriculture Minister, Leslie Ramsammy is currently being...

“This is an illegitimate Government” – PPP/C Presidential Candidate

“This is an illegitimate Government,” PPP/C Presidential Candidate, Irfaan Ali exclaimed as he joined the scores of persons who are calling on the coalition...

Ireland to host West Indies and Bangladesh for tri-series in May

Ireland will host West Indies and Bangladesh for an ODI tri-series in the first half of May, with a double round-robin phase followed by...

Sammy slams Cameron’s stewardship, urges support for Skerritt

  CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy says the Dave Cameron administration could not take credit for the region's three...

PPP/C protests ‘illegal’ government

Supporters and executive members of the People Progressive Party/Civil took to the streets this morning to reiterate their stance that the APNU/AFC Government is...

Man stabbed, shot after intervening in argument

Phagway Day celebrations turned tragic for a young man after he was stabbed several times to his back and shot to his knee when...

Guyana has vast untapped resources – US Ambassador

In a welcome reception hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) Guyana Inc for newly-accredited United States (US) Ambassador to Guyana Sarah-Ann Lynch...

Every local option was exhausted to resolve constitutional crisis issue – Opposition Leader

Having been unable to reach a compromise with the coalition Government regarding a possible date for the next General and Regional Elections, Opposition Leader...

Top Cop calls for “calm” as Appeal Court hands down decisions today

Police Commissioner Leslie James on Thursday implored that the “current calm, peace and tranquility” should remain throughout the nation as the decisions in the...

18 injured in Princess Street accident

Some 18 persons are now injured after a minibus crashed into a motorcar at Princess and High Streets, Georgetown. The incident occurred around 17:30hrs. Reports are...