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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Nagamootoo’s elaborate Secret Service entourage sparks outrage among NY-based Guyanese – protest, poor attendance...

Protest and poor attendance marked two of the three meetings in New York over the weekend that were attended by Guyana’s Prime Minister Moses...

2019 Budget workshop sees Finance Minister calling out Ministries over lack of performance

On Friday, budget 2019’s sensitization and training programme kicked off at the Arthur Chung Convention Centre. There, Finance Minister Winston Jordan read the riot act...

Luncheon questions APNU’s silence on No Confidence motion

  By Tracey Khan – Drakes - Cabinet Secretary Dr. Roger Luncheon has questioned the silence of the main Opposition – A Partnership of...

Harmon appointed as General Secretary of APNU

- Attorney - at - Law and APNU Shadow Minister for Public Infrastructure, Joseph Harmon has been appointed as the General Secretary for...

Speaker lifts Manickchand’s ban; APNU insists on apology

  By Kurt Campbell – Notwithstanding the refusal to issue an apology to Opposition Parliamentarian Jaipaul Sharma, Speaker of the National Assembly Raphael Trotman...

Ganga Persaud to feel the wrath of Opposition for alleged sexual involvement with minor

By Kurt Campbell - Opposition Chief Whip Amna Ali has warned that the wrath of the Opposition will be unleashed on Local Government Minister...

PPP spoke to Ramsaran “very seriously”

By Jomo Paul – General Secretary of the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C), Clement Rohee says that the Party’s executives held discussions with Health...

Time to put words into action – President Ramotar tells Caricom

President Donald Ramotar said Caricom needs more dynamism. Addressing the re-enacting of the treaty signing at Chaguaramas, the Guyanese President said the Region has...

UK envoy warns against “provocative, intemperate” campaign language

By Jomo Paul – Recently accredited United Kingdom High Commissioner to Guyana, James Gregory Quinn says there is need for more “polite” language to...

APNU+AFC’s MPs saga: Bond decries lack of youths in 11th Parliament

By Fareeza Haniff – Some former Parliamentarians under A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) have been left out of the list of Parliamentarians...

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Opposition finds Alves, La Bennet as “unfavourable” candidates for GECOM Chair

The Opposition did not find favour with Attorney Kesaundra Alves and Justice Claudette La Bennet as nominees for the post of chairperson of the...

Stansted ‘disruptive passenger’: Woman faces £85,000 bill

(BBC) A woman who allegedly caused a flight to be diverted due to "extremely disruptive behaviour" has been given an £85,000 bill by an...

Antigua Government not willing to pay price Barbados wants for its LIAT shares

Prime Minister Gaston Browne has disclosed that the US$44 million price Barbados was asking for its LIAT shares was too steep, insisting that while...

Mechanic remanded for possession of high-powered weapon

A 32-year-old motorcycle mechanic was today remanded to prison for the illegal possession of a high-powered weapon. Devon Atkinson, known as “Wild Buck”, of Kitty,...

21-Y-O charged for robbing, shooting Kristian Jeffery

A 21-year-old resident of Alberttown, Georgetown was today charged for the shooting and robbing of motor racer, Kristian Jeffery who was attacked by a...

Top Cop signals intention to replace SOCU Head

Police Commissioner Leslie James has signaled the administration’s intention to replace Sydney James as the Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). “Later on,...

Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ sentenced to life in prison

(BBC) A US judge has sentenced Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán to life in prison plus 30 years. Guzmán, 62, was found guilty...

Tennessee Police Warn Of ‘Meth Gators’ Because Of Drugs Flushed Down The Toilet

(CNN) A Tennessee police department is warning residents to stop flushing drugs down their toilet and sinks out of fear they could create "meth...

Coach says fitness a priority as Guyana U-19 training camp commences

By Brandon Corlette With the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Regional Under-19 tournament looming, the Guyana U-19 team began their training camp on Monday last with...

95 persons die from snakebite in five years

An estimated 95 persons have died over a five year period as a result of being bitten by venomous snakes, the Ministry of Public...