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Friday, July 10, 2020

Soldier dies one day after explosion at Ruimveldt

Thirty-one-year-old Corporal Seon Rose of Frienship, East Coast Demerara who received third degree burns following an explosion aback the Force’s Coast Guard location at...

PNC executive, APNU/AFC GECOM commissioner among 66 national awardees

…GRA tax boss, Lincoln Lewis on list The list of persons who will be given National Awards by President David Granger for the 50th Republican...

GPSU to represent GRA employees

The Guyana Revenue Authority earlier today signed a Collective Labour Agreement with the Guyana Public Service Union to offer a greater level of representation...

No revenue earned from oil production in December – Finance Ministry

The Finance Ministry has compiled and released its first report on the government’s management of the oil sector since first oil started in December,...
A group of the jellyfish-like organisms washed up along the shores of the Atlantic Ocean in Guyana

Venomous creatures coming ashore at Georgetown seawall

A venomous marine creature called the “Portuguese Man-of-War” has been coming ashore in large numbers at the Georgetown Seawall. Often mistaken as a jellyfish, the...

Cop flung from ATV after avoiding pothole

…suffers head injuries en route to crime scene A police constable is now battling for his life in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at the...

Fire destroys Regent Street businesses

Sachi building on Regent Street was completely destroyed this morning, after a fire broke out, damaging all merchandises stored inside. Based on information received, the...

Tributes continue to pour in for Kobe Byrant, other victims in helicopter crash

Tributes have poured in for the seven other victims killed alongside Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna in Sunday's tragic helicopter crash in...

Guyana bags Guinness World Record for ‘most stickers on a car’

The Embassy of Guyana in Kuwait has set a Guinness World Record in the category of ‘most stickers on a car.’ The Embassy on...

Hururu labourer crushed by fallen log

A 64-year-old labourer of Hururu Mission, Aroaima, Upper Berbice River met his demise on Thursday after he was reportedly crushed by a fallen log....

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GECOM Chair exposes plot to “create mischief” with alleged tape

...says no point in manipulating certified recount numbers See full statement from GECOM Chairwoman, Justice Claudette Singh It has been brought to my attention that there...

ND&S Furniture Store fire was purposely set – Fire Chief

The Guyana Fire Service (GFS) has confirmed that the fire which destroyed the ND&S furniture store located at Lot 40 B and C Gap...

Schenectady bans police head holds after controversial arrest of US-based Guyanese

 City police officers are now prohibited from placing their knee on a suspect’s head as a control hold and the department will boost de-escalation...

Trinidad and Tobago opposition calls for election observers

(Caribbean News Global) International election observation and monitoring is an important mechanism for ensuring election integrity, the United National Congress (UNC) asserted in its...

WHO Chief blasts ‘lack of leadership’ and calls for global unity as coronavirus cases...

(CNN) The director-general of the World Health Organization has condemned a "lack of leadership" in fighting the coronavirus pandemic and made an emotional plea...

Basil Williams incites Lowenfield to violate the law – PPP

PRESS STATEMENT BASIL WILLIAMS INCITES LOWENFIELD TO VIOLATE THE LAW It is an established fact that Attorney General Basil Williams has not won a singular case...

Brathwaite’s 65 puts West Indies, 159-3, closer to England’s total in 1st Test

West Indies stayed in control of the first test against England on Friday by reaching lunch on Day 3 at 159-3 to trail by...

Eyewitness: The morning after

…the foot fell The last time there was an expected momentous court decision in this elections outrage that’s been fuelled by the judicial antics of...

Authorities urge persons to wear face masks properly

Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Karen Gordon-Boyle is pleading with Guyanese to wear their face masks properly. "We continue to witness the misuse of the...

Guyanese fear of becoming infected with COVID-19 has decreased – DCMO

A survey conducted by the Ministry of Public Health in collaboration with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has found that Guyanese fears of...