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Thursday, August 11, 2022

Emergency works on collapsed section of Mabura trail commenced

The breached section of Mabura trail which leads to Region Nine is expected to be accessible by this afternoon. Emergency repair works to the...

Colonel Hussain new Director General of CDC

Prime Minister, Retired Brigadier Mark Phillips on Tuesday officially announced the appointment of Colonel (Ret’d) Nazrul Hussain as Director General of the Civil Defence...

GCAA Director General’s contract being reviewed – Min Edghill

…says agency needs professionals to guide Guyana’s advancement in aviation The matter of renewing the employment contract of Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) Director General...

Crime Chief, Brutus, Watts among 8 promoted to Assistant Commissioner of Police

…as 97 cops get promotion The Guyana Police Force (GPF) promoted hundreds of its ranks on Sunday. Of the bunch that was promoted, eight of...

Guyanese theatre legend Henry Rodney passes on

Guyana mourns the passing of beloved comedian and actor Henry Rodney, who is known for his “quick wit” and ability to have his audience...

Pensioner perishes after home goes up in flames

A 76-year-old man was on Thursday killed after a fire destroyed his Bachelor’s Adventure, East Coast Demerara (ECD) home. The dead man has been...

“The country has lost a bright girl” – Min Persaud as she bade farewell...

Sixteen-year-old Shereeda Persaud of Bush Lot, West Coast Berbice (WCB), who lost her life after the car in which she was travelling collided with...

Power plant shutdown: Wärtsilä will be held accountable – Pres Ali

…as Govt reviews contract Government will be reviewing the Wärtsilä contract with the intention of instituting possible penalties, days after the Guyana Power and Light...

PNC/R ready for new leadership – Lawrence at opening of 21st Congress

The People's National Congress/Reform's (PNC/R) 21st Biennial Congress opened today with incumbent Chairperson, Volda Lawrence, declaring the party ready for new leadership. Congress is being...

Despite losing millions to flood, Andy Williams refuses to give up farming

Farming is an art; it requires some level of knowledge of the fundamentals in order to generate a flourishing crop. No, the work does...

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GCCI renews calls for removal of UK Visa requirements

The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce & Industry (GCCI) welcomes the decision by the carrier British Airway (BA) to restart its route between Guyana and...

Raksha Bandhan celebrations:  President receives rakhi from Brahma Kumaris sisters, Indian High Commission 

President Dr Irfaan Ali ushered in Raksha Bandhan celebrations  after receiving rakhis from sisters from the Brahma Kumaris and from representatives of...

Banks confirmed as official beer of Hero CPL finals

Banks has been confirmed as the Official Beer of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) finals which will take place in Guyana from 27...

Low-Income Houses at Great Diamond on track to be completed for Cricket Carnival

–all proceeds from renting to assist low-income homeowners Construction for a number of two-bedroom low-income homes at Great Diamond, East Bank Demerara, which will be...

Father, daughter found guilty of killing fisherman

Initially indicted for the capital offence of murder over the beating to death of 22-year-old fisherman Shereffudeen Nazamudeen, Surendra Sukhdeo and his daughter Mandy...

New era of development on the horizon – President Ali

President Dr Irfaan Ali told this year’s Youths in Natural Resources (YNR) Apprentices that by 2030 they will be living in the best city...

Police now institute murder charge against youth for death of Berbice businessman

The prosecution on Wednesday withdrew the manslaughter charge which was instituted against Dave Singh last week and is now charging the 23-year-old man with...

British Airways to commence operations in Guyana in 2023

British Airways will commence operations from the United Kingdon to Guyana in 2023 but tickets are expected to go on sale from this week....

Miss Jam Zone delegates pay a courtesy call on Tourism Minister

The seven semi-finalists of the Miss Jam Zone Pageant on Monday paid a courtesy call on Tourism, Industry and Commerce Minister, Oneidge Walrond. After being...

Lot 1 of Eccles-Great Diamond Road to be completed before CPL cricket – Min....

Lot One of the new Eccles to Great Diamond four-lane highway is slated for completion in time for the much-anticipated Cricket Carnival. Housing and Water...