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Friday, July 19, 2019

U.N. Climate Panel Endorses Ceiling on Global Emissions

  - The world’s top climate scientists on Friday formally embraced an upper limit on greenhouse gases for the first time, establishing a target level at...

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...

Recent Articles

PPP supporters stage massive protest outside GECOM

A major crowd has gathered outside of the Guyana Elections Commission's (GECOM) Headquarters, demanding respect for the Constitution and the Caribbean Court of Justice...

House-to-House Registration represents “open defiance” by GECOM’s CEO to Constitution, CCJ ruling – Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has warned that any attempts to pursue House-to-House registration instead of elections would be in defiance of the pronouncements made...

Man sentenced to 30 years for 2012 murder of reputed wife

Seon Singh, 46, of 9th Field Cummings Lodge, East Coast Demerara was on Thursday sentenced to 30 years imprisonment by Justice James Bovell-Drakes after...

LETTER: Caricom has suddenly become dumb, deaf and blind to Guyana’s current political crisis

Dear Editor, Caricom should ensure that Governments have abiding respect for human rights, the rule and law, and take action to ensure social and economic...

OPINION: The ship of Guyana is sinking

By: Mohabir Anil Nandlall, MP Attorney-at-Law By the time this article is read, a week would have elapsed from the 12 July 2019, when the Caribbean...

Sachin Tendulkar, Allan Donald, Cathryn Fitzpatrick inducted in ICC Hall of Fame

Former India captain Sachin Tendulkar, former South Africa fast bowler Allan Donald and former Australia Women's fast bowler Cathryn Fitzpatrick have become the newest...

Top Cop says probe into Crime Chief’s alleged misconduct ongoing

Commissioner of Police Leslie James has said that the investigations into the damning allegations of corruption against Deputy Police Commissioner and Crime Chief Lyndon...

Powerful earthquake shakes Athens

(Excerpted from BBC) A strong earthquake has shaken the Greek capital of Athens, knocking out phone networks and power in parts of the city. The earthquake...

US-based Guyanese man allegedly stabbed to death by cousin

A US-based Guyanese man was, on Wednesday, allegedly stabbed to death by his cousin during an argument at Gun Hill Apartments in Ithaca, USA. The...

‘We had a good party after one of cricket’s greatest games’ – Martin Guptill

New Zealand's crushing disappointment after the World Cup final against England on Sunday was mitigated by the knowledge that they had played a huge...