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Friday, November 16, 2018

Putin likely to regain Russian Presidency

Russians are voting in an election that is likely to return Vladimir Putin for a fourth term as president Voting began in the Russian far-east...

Plaisance/Sparendaam to get improved water supply

Within the next two-three weeks, the community of Plaisance/Sparendaam is scheduled to benefit from improved water supply as the Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) is...

2017: A YEAR OF JOB LOSSES, POOR LEADERSHIP- JAGDEO

...roasts Govt for lack of vision, clear development plan BY MICHAEL YOUNGE Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo on Friday roasted the A Partnership for National Unity and...

GTT takes Christmas Cheer to Children in Lombard Street

Over 40 children from the Lombard and Broad Streets Charlestown community were cheered up as a result of the recent presentation of gifts donated...

Better Hope/LBI residents decry poor road conditions

….NDC Chairman says resources limited, promises action BY MICHAEL YOUNGE Residents of Better Hope, La Bonne Intention (LBI) and Success along the East Coast of Demerara...

Govt releases ExxonMobil Contract

As promised, the Government today released the controversial contract and agreement which it signed with US-based oil giant ExxonMobil. At the same time, Raphael Trotman,...

NCN CEO resigns as power struggle deepens at state entity

BY MICHAEL YOUNGE Chief Executive Officer for National Communications Network (NCN)Lennox Cornette has tendered his resignation from the entity as an internal power struggle and...

Hardware Depot donates footwear to Social Protection Ministry

The Social Protection Ministry today received a donation of over 300 pairs of canvas footwear from businessman and Chief Executive Officer of Hardware Depot...

CHPA unearths land fraud at Region 6

The Central Housing and Planning Authority says it is investigating an alleged scam in Region 6 involving the sale of lands by an individual...

Joshua Children’s House gets massive assistance

With the ushering in of the Christmas season, the children of the Joshua House Children’s Home were delighted to receive a large donation of...

Recent Articles

Parliament sitting postponed at Govt’s request, says Clerk

The postponement of Friday’s sitting of the National Assembly, just one day after the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) filed a no-confidence motion against the...

Press association blasts APNU/AFC over “continued intimidation of media workers”

The Guyana Press Association (GPA), moments after a press conference hosted by the A Partnership for National Unity (APNU)/Alliance For Change (AFC) Government, called...

New standard for restaurants aimed at improving quality of services offered

…implementation to enable better services for consumers The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS), the Tourism Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG) and the Guyana Tourism...

Labourer accused of stealing canter batteries gets $40,000 bail

A 31-year-old labourer of Lot 56 Norton Street, Georgetown, on Friday, found himself before Senior Magistrate Leron Daly, after being accused of committing simple...

Shop owner remanded over alleged narco trafficking

A shop owner of Lot ‘E’ Hardina Street, Werk-en-Rust, Georgetown, was on Friday hauled before the courts after she was allegedly busted with a...

GECOM working to resolve electoral ties in 3 constituencies

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), at a press conference held today (Friday), said it is currently working to address electoral ties in three constituencies...

Op Ed: Whim Referendum – Total rejection, repudiation of Nagamootoo and AFC

By Dr Leslie Ramsammy  Webster's Dictionary has chosen TOXIC as the 2018 Word of the Year. Local Government Elections (LGE) 2018 dramatically pronounced the AFC...

Poultry farmer busted with several packets of cocaine en route to Suriname

Police says a 50-year-old poultry farmer of Smythfield, New Amsterdam, Berbice was arrested at the Moleson Creek Ferry Stelling about 09:25h. today (Friday) for...

Bravo opens up on 2014 India tour pull-out

  (ESPNCricinfo) On October 17, 2014, India and West Indies played the fourth ODI of a five-match series, in the hill town of Dharamsala. Halfway through...

‘Don’t blame us’ – GECOM boss says in response to low voter turnout

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has made significant gains in the November 12 Local Government Elections (LGE). This has come, however, with a meager...