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Sunday, March 24, 2019

 “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,...

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...

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PSC urges GECOM to continue election preparations

In light of the Appeal Court’s decision that 34 votes were needed to validly pass the no-confidence motion, the Private Sector Commission (PSC) is...

CCJ fixes case management hearing in challenge of GECOM Chairman’s appointment

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has set a date for a case management hearing in relation to the appeal filed to reverse the...

Chef in ‘hot water’ after police find illegal shotgun in mining camp

Police in ‘F’ Division (Interior Locations) have arrested a chef, who was the lone occupant at a mining camp where an illegal shotgun and...

President Granger’s 1st phase of medical treatment in Cuba successful – medical specialists

-no more chemo treatment, radiotherapy to commence in April  The first phase of President Granger’s medical treatment in the Republic of Cuba has been successfully...

Known felon, other arrested with illegal gun, ammo during high speed chase  

A high speed chase by ranks of the Guyana Police Force on Friday afternoon in the streets of Georgetown led to the arrest of...

Teen miner fatally stabbed by drunk employer

A teenager is now dead after he was allegedly murdered by his employer, who happened to be a close relative. Dead is 19-year-old Dave Boyal,...

ERC calls for prevailing calm among Guyanese

The current political situation in Guyana is not going unnoticed by the Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) and the entity is calling for the prevailing...

Charrandas Persaud files $30M lawsuit against Ramjattan

Former APNU/AFC Parliamentarian Charrandas Persaud has filed a $30 million lawsuit against Public Security Minister Khemraj Ramjattan for libel committed after the passage of...

“Strange Mathematics” cannot change what is in Guyana’s Constitution – Jagdeo

The Constitution of Guyana is pellucid on what number of votes is needed for the passage of a no-confidence motion; it is a majority...

Sugar worker killed by Africanised bees

A Berbice sugar worker was on Thursday killed by a swarm of Africanised bees as he was clearing bushes. Dead is Rameshwar Poonoo, 31, of...