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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...

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Kohli rested for last two New Zealand ODIs

India captain Virat Kohli will not play the last two ODIs of the New Zealand series, and the T20s that follow; he has been...

Juan Guaidó: US backs opposition as Venezuela president

BBC- US President Donald Trump has said he recognises Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó as interim president. Tens of thousands of Venezuelans are taking to...

Motorcyclist crushed by truck at WBD

A motorcyclist lost his life in the most gruesome fashion moments ago when he collided with a truck and was crushed to death at...

Bolt gives up football dream, eyes business ventures

KINGSTON, Jamaica Observer — With the idea of becoming a professional footballer appearing a pipe dream, Jamaica's retired track superstar Usain Bolt says he...

Suspect in Eccles execution-style killing arrested in private hospital

One of the alleged perpetrators who shot and killed a young father execution-style on Tuesday night in the vicinity of the two Brothers Service...

No-confidence cases: Submissions filed in the High Court

The various parties in the legal challenges relating to the no-confidence vote have filed and sent out their submissions to the High Court. In one,...

Letter: If GECOM cannot cope then the staff should be replaced

Dear Editor, I want to throw this out there - does it make sense that on one hand the constitution, which is the supreme law...

Four dead in clashes ahead of Venezuela protests

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — At least four people have died following overnight clashes ahead of Wednesday's rival protests in Venezuela by supporters and opponents...

Miner accused of fraud gets bail

A miner found himself before the Court on Wednesday after he allegedly failed to return funds obtained following the sale of car parts to...

West Indies bat first at Bridgetown as England leave out Stuart Broad

ESPNcricinfo- West Indies won the toss and chose to bat on the opening day of the first Test against England in Barbados. England have selected...