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Monday, September 16, 2019

PPP raps Granger on Cabinet appointments

- The People's Progressive Party (PPP) is accusing President David Granger of 'cronyism and nepotism' in light of several Cabinet appointees. In a press...

Ramjattan defends sacking of ‘torture cops’; says “it is justice”

By Jomo Paul – Vice President with responsibility for Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan has defended the dismissal of Former Police Officer Mohanram Dolai saying...

CIOG, Pastor Sheeratan-Bisnauth differ on legalisation of gay marriage

By Jomo Paul – With the recent ruling by the US Supreme Court that makes gay marriage legal in all 50 states of the...

Activists protest against Jagdeo, Nandlall & Ramsaran being Parliamentarians

By Jomo Paul – A small group of activists are not pleased with the news that Former President Bharrat Jagdeo will be heading to...

Venezuela Opposition MPs propose legislation to create an Essequibo state

  – Former Guyana Ambassador to Venezuela Dr Odeen Ishmael has revealed that plans are afoot in the Venezuela’s congress to create an Essequibo...

Greenidge, Sydney Allicock sworn in as Vice Presidents

– Recently appointed Foreign Affairs Minister Carl Greenidge and Indigenous People’s Affairs Minister Sydney Allicock were on Monday May 25 sworn in as...

Bath Settlement residents protest removal of street lights

– Residents of Bath Settlement, West Coast Berbice are calling on the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) cease the removal of street lights...

GDF ready to defend against any intrusion by Venezuela – Brig. Phillips

By Leroy Smith - Chief of Staff of the Guyana Defense Force, Brigadier Mark Phillips has firmly stated that the GDF will not sit...

PPP furious over Magistrate’s ruling on Jagdeo’s case

– The People’s Progressive Party has noted its outrage over a recent decision made by Magistrate Charlyn Artiga at the Whim Magistrate's Court...

“I shall be a good President for all the people of Guyana”; Granger sworn...

By Jomo Paul – In a moment of history where thousands of persons flocked the streets of Georgetown, some in tears and some with...

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Body of US-based chef found in Kitty apartment

The nude body of a US-based chef was on Sunday morning discovered on the kitchen floor of his Station Street, Kitty, Georgetown apartment. The...

Jordan takes four on debut before Lewis fireworks seal big win for Patriots

Akeem Jordan took 4/33 on his Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) debut to set St Kitts & Nevis Patriots on their way to a...

GPL “smart metres” to be introduced next year

…prepaid metres out of stock Even as the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) is yet to fulfil the demands of its customers in supplying prepaid...

Guyanese family from hurricane-ravaged Bahamas returns home today

A five-member Guyanese family is expected to return home today from the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Director of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Kester Craig told Inews...

MACORP launches new line of parts for Caterpillar machine

The need for machinery parts that function effectively and considers its users’ budget has now been met by the Machinery Corporation of Guyana Limited ...

No more tax exemptions for certain Toyota vehicles after November

After November 30, 2019, the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) will not be allowing tax exemptions on certain Toyota vehicles being registered in the G...

Police nab several men with “Molotov cocktails”

…drugs, illegal motorcycles unearthed during raid in Linden Several alleged arsonists were nabbed by the Police after ranks swooped down at the premises they had...

Warriors spinners bamboozle Patriots to set up fourth straight win

Guyana Amazon Warriors continued to match Trinbago Knight Riders win for win at the top of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) table...

Several local banks shoring up on offshore investments

…billions of dollars worth of offshore securities purchased Some big names in the local banking sector have been increasing their offshore investments over the past...

Fire guts Good Hope house, furniture workshop

An early morning fire has left an East Coast Demerara (ECD) family counting their losses as their home and furniture workshop were completely destroyed. The...