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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

APNU REO walks out of RDC meeting after criticisms by AFC Councillor

The Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) Regional Democratic Council (RDC) statutory meeting came to an abrupt end when Regional Executive Officer (REO) Dennis Jaikarran walked out...

Dr Roopnaraine, Gaskin retained by Govt

The Government of Guyana has created new positions for former ministers Dominic Gaskin and Dr Rupert Roopnaraine. They join their other two colleagues, Joseph Harmon...

Basil Williams creating fear with “unrest” prediction

President of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), Nicholas Boyer believes that the recent comment about possible unrest if the Caribbean Court...

Govt gets F grade on ‘accomplishments’, corruption fight – MP

Four-year APNU/AFC anniversary …cites four-year record of unaddressed scandals With the coalition Government giving itself a pat on the back for its accomplishments over the past...

“How can a Govt fall on a vote of confidence if nobody can cross...

Senior Counsel Neil Boston fumbled to argue his case that former parliamentarian Charrandas Persaud had no right to vote against his government when the...

Govt must follow letter, spirit of Constitution if court rules against it – CCJ...

As the actions of Guyana’s Judiciary and the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) were discussed at the Caribbean Court of Justice on Thursday, the court...

Granger should have given reasons for rejecting GECOM nominees – CCJ hears

The hearing into the unilateral appointment of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Chairman began with lawyers arguing that President David Granger must explain his...

Termination, transfer of SOCU officials needed – Ramjattan

The termination and transfer of officials attached to the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) will be required, in light of the damning findings of...

Private Sector “appalled” and “disappointed” over Govt’s honouring of convicted terrorist

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) has joined members of the international community and the parliamentary opposition in condemning the passage of a motion in...

Govt must apologise for honouring convicted terrorist – Jagdeo

The A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) Administration must apologise to the world for honouring a convicted terrorist, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo...

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Guyanese killed after motorcycle slams into garbage truck in Queens NY

A Guyanese biker was on Tuesday 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...

Berbice Commander urges residents to remain alert

Commander of “B” Division, Paul Langevine is urging residents to remain alert as there may be more bandits involved in a criminal network operating...

No changes to India’s World Cup squad

There will be no changes to India's World Cup squad after Kedar Jadhav was declared fit to participate in the event. Jadhav's position had become uncertain after he...

Several areas experiencing service interruption – GPL

The Guyana Power and Light Incorporated (GPL Inc.) is advising that customers from North Sophia to Success, East Coast of Demerara, are currently experiencing...