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Friday, March 22, 2019

‘Cat and Mouse’ game continues between Town Clerk and Mayor

- The Game of ‘Cat and Mouse’ continues at City Hall between City Mayor, Hamilton Green and Town Clerk (ag), Carol Sooba. At a...

President says ‘blackmailing type’ of politics is unhealthy for Guyana’s democracy

- While expressing a willingness to continue dialogue with the parliamentary opposition President Ramotar says this does not mean he could be blackmailed. Describing...

“Mix-up”: IDB did not fund Demerara River Crossing feasibility study, Govt did- Patterson

-Latest public blunder was no mistake- Edghill By Gary Eleazar Minister of Public Infrastructure, David Patterson was forced to backpedal over the weekend when he admitted...

RPA calling on Govt to lower taxes on fuel to ease burden on productive...

The Guyana Rice Producers Association (RPA) says it is calling on the Government to immediately lower the taxes on fuel to ease the burden...

“We will never become victims” – Jagdeo chastises gov’t over motion, speaking placement

By Jomo Paul - The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) is vehemently protesting a motion passed in the National Assembly on Thursday, August 20 to...

Govt to raise ceiling for restricted contracts from $3M to $10M

MP slams move as “recipe for corruption” In a move being criticised by a Member of Parliament as a recipe for corruption, Government has...

PPP slams Opposition for attack on Clerk of the National Assembly

- The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has condemned what it termed the continued harassment meted out to Clerk of the National Assembly Sherlock...

Region Two Councillors call on central gov’t to address suicide

- Regional Councillors of Region Two – Pomeroon Supenaam are calling on Central government to address the issue of suicide in the Essequibo...

AG files legal proceedings seeking to stay carried no confidence vote

The Attorney General, Basil Williams has filed legal proceedings in the High Court seeking to stay the no-confidence motion what was carried on December...

Human Rights Body blasts President for “hapless” defense of Nandlall

  - The Guyana Human Rights Association (GHRA) says the tirade of threats, coarse language, suggestions of misuse of public funds and anti-women comments...

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Region 6 calls on ‘illegal govt’ to step down

A peaceful protest in Region Six (East Berbice Corentyne) led by Regional Chairman, David Armagon and former Agriculture Minister, Leslie Ramsammy is currently being...

“This is an illegitimate Government” – PPP/C Presidential Candidate

“This is an illegitimate Government,” PPP/C Presidential Candidate, Irfaan Ali exclaimed as he joined the scores of persons who are calling on the coalition...

Ireland to host West Indies and Bangladesh for tri-series in May

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Sammy slams Cameron’s stewardship, urges support for Skerritt

  CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy says the Dave Cameron administration could not take credit for the region's three...

PPP/C protests ‘illegal’ government

Supporters and executive members of the People Progressive Party/Civil took to the streets this morning to reiterate their stance that the APNU/AFC Government is...

Man stabbed, shot after intervening in argument

Phagway Day celebrations turned tragic for a young man after he was stabbed several times to his back and shot to his knee when...

Guyana has vast untapped resources – US Ambassador

In a welcome reception hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) Guyana Inc for newly-accredited United States (US) Ambassador to Guyana Sarah-Ann Lynch...

Every local option was exhausted to resolve constitutional crisis issue – Opposition Leader

Having been unable to reach a compromise with the coalition Government regarding a possible date for the next General and Regional Elections, Opposition Leader...

Top Cop calls for “calm” as Appeal Court hands down decisions today

Police Commissioner Leslie James on Thursday implored that the “current calm, peace and tranquility” should remain throughout the nation as the decisions in the...

18 injured in Princess Street accident

Some 18 persons are now injured after a minibus crashed into a motorcar at Princess and High Streets, Georgetown. The incident occurred around 17:30hrs. Reports are...