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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Convicted child molester elected as Kamarang Toshao

  ...sections of community furious Most of the residents in the Amerindian Village of Kamarang in Region 7 (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) have raised concerns after a convicted child...

 “It is time for us to put aside our differences and work together”, Armogan...

Regional Chairman of Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) David Armogan on Saturday called for Guyanese to put aside their differences and work together for the...

Rehab works ongoing on Good Hope Bridge  

Residents of Good Hope, East Coast Demerara and several neighbouring communities are calling on the Guyana Police Force and the Ministry of Public Infrastructure...

Nothing sinister about release of US$18M oil bonus – Trotman

While evidence now points to a possible release or transfer of a US$18M signing bonus that Government received from ExxonMobil and a court matter...

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,...

Recent Articles

“Gun Youth” gunned down in East La Penitence

An East La Penitence man was on Monday evening gunned down while walking on a dam in the area. The dead man has been identified...

CXC to consider petition for Mathematics resit following breaches

The Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) is to consider a petition call­ing for all stu­dents to re-sit the 2019 CSEC Maths ex­ams fol­low­ing se­ri­ous breach­es...

Handling pressure, not conditions, the challenge at the World Cup – Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli believes handling the pressure "is the most important thing in the World Cup and not necessarily the conditions". He said...

Guyanese killed after motorcycle slams into garbage truck in Queens NY

A Guyanese biker was on Monday evening killed while his friend is rendered critical after the motorcycle on which they were travelling slammed into...

Jailed MPs attend Spain parliament opening

Five Catalan separatist politicians - currently on trial accused of rebellion - have taken their seats in the Spanish parliament under discreet police...

Gunmen cart off $1.2M in cash, jewellery from Bartica businesswoman

Two armed and masked men executed a daring daylight robbery on Monday at 7th Street and 4th Avenue Bartica, Region Seven during which they...

NIS reserves expected to be exhausted in 2021

As far back as 2016, the actuary review into the finances of the National Insurance Scheme (NIS) had warned that repeat deficits may bring...

“Justice served” – mother of brothers killed during robbery

The mother of two men, Harricharran and Premcharran Samaroo, who were killed reportedly at the hands of one of the suspected bandits killed on...

Blackout hits Demerara, Berbice; GPL apologises

Residents in the Demerara and Berbice region have been hit with blackout. The power outage comes at a time when scores of persons are getting...

Man charged with murder of ex-wife Zaila Sugrim

A 38-year-old businessman was hauled before Magistrate Zameena Ali at the Leonora Magistrate’s Court to answer to the capital offence of murder. Ryan Sugrim is...