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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Opinion: IAC says population shift should cause changes to governance arrangements

  - The Indian Arrival Committee (IAC) has noted that the preliminary census results, released recently, indicate that the population of Guyana has decreased...

2012 Census results highlight enhanced quality of life of the Citizenry

Submitted by Analyst   - The population of Guyana as at Census 2012 recorded a marginal reduction of 3,339 persons from the population count...

Guyana should not repeal Anti – Buggery Laws – iNews Poll

– An online poll conducted by iNews has found that the majority of participants are not in favour of the Guyana government repealing...

The Politics of Elections – Ralph Ramkarran

- AFC Vice Chair, Moses Nagamootoo, announced that his party was contemplating a motion of no confidence against the Government. The complaint then...

‎IAC appeals to Political Leadership as Muslims get set to observe Ramadhan

- On the beginning of the month of Ramadhan, the Indian Arrival Committee of Guyana extends Ramadhan Mubarak to all Guyanese especially the...

‘No Man is an Island or should be sent to one’ – US Ambassador...

- The ongoing debate surrounding the morality of homosexuality and the rights that should be given to such persons has definitely thrown the...

LETTER OF THE DAY – WICB Acting Like Cartel

  It may have come as a big surprise to fans of West Indies cricket in Guyana to read of the West Indies Cricket Board's...

Guyana has not asserted itself as an independent country – iNews Poll

  – Guyana celebrated 48 years as an independent nation on May 26; however sections of society do not believe that the country is...

‘PNC committed to the politics of non-cooperation; hostility against the ruling PPP/C’

  By Rickey Singh Guyana’s dangerous ‘fun’ politics - WHERE in our Caribbean Community but in Guyana can be found a major political party that...

It is Cavalier to have “Collateral Damage” in a national budget

Dear Editor, I write with concern and frustration regarding the outcome of the 2014 Budget deliberations in the National Assembly. At the outset, I wish...

Recent Articles

Guyana’s COVID-19 cases increase to 139

The number of COVID-19 cases in Guyana has jumped to 139, an increase of two cases in the last 24 hours. There are 66 persons...

Sri Lanka’s Shehan Madushanka suspended for alleged possession of illegal drugs

Sri Lankan fast bowler Shehan Madushanka has been suspended from all forms of cricket with immediate effect for alleged possession of heroin. Sri Lanka...

Former GRA boss Khurshid Sattaur dies

Former Commissioner General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), Mr Khurshid Sattaur  has passed away. Sattaur had served some twelve years as Commissioner General of...

“Unfortunate” Guyana “schooled” by Suriname in declaring elections results – Shuman

Leader of Liberty and Justice Party (LJP) Lenox Shuman, says it is unfortunate that though Guyana gained independence before neighbouring Suriname, that country has...

Nothing preventing GECOM from setting up additional workstations to speed up recount – Gunraj

People’s Progressive Party/Civic-nominated GECOM Commissioner, Sase Gunraj, is of the view that if GECOM were to go ahead and set up the additional workstations...

Ramdhani siblings turn to home training in face of COVID-19 restrictions

Like many athletes around the world, Guyana’s national badminton champions Narayan and Priyanna Ramdhani, who are representing the Kings University Eagles and Olds College...

Starc: Saliva ban risks ‘boring’ cricket without balance

Cricket runs the risk producing "boring" contests, losing followers of the game and reducing the number of young aspirants to bowl fast if a...

Suspected COVID-19 case detected at New Amsterdam Market

A team of medical personnel and police officers Monday afternoon removed a woman from the New Amsterdam Market in Region Six after regional authorities...

Guyana’s 11th COVID-19 victim identified as former teacher

A Moruca, Region One (Barima-Waini) man has lost his life to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), making him Guyana’s 11th fatality from the virus. His...

GECOM takes up 85% of recount time to process 50% of ballot boxes

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) at the end of Monday, day 20 of the National Recount exercise, completed recounting 82 more ballot boxes, bringing...