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Law Books issue: Nandlall insists ‘nothing abnormal’ was done

Months after it was discovered that several Commonwealth Law Books had gone missing from the Attorney General’s Chambers, Legal Affairs Minister and AG Basil...

$29M for renovation of PM’s residence

– The official residence of the Prime Minister is set for a major facelift in the near future with cabinet giving its no-objection...

Irfaan Ali’s parents beam with pride as their son accomplishes his dream

By: Lakhram Bhagirat One of the first and foremost thing parents do is to support their children’s dream. It does not matter how out of...

Cabinet’s role should end with PPC in place – PAC Chairman

Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Chairman Irfaan Ali said there was absolutely no space for Cabinet to give its “no objections” to contracts once the...

Former Rose Hall Estate sugar workers protest for severance payments

Hundreds of former Rose Hall Sugar Estate workers who were let go by the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo), despite the weather, protested with their...

GAWU says absence of GuySuCo Board worrying, calls for decisive action on sugar industry

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) at its General Council meeting on June 22, 2018 expressed its displeasure over the absence of...

No-confidence resolution: Former T&T Speakers say 33 constitutes a majority, elections must be called

By Shemuel Fanfair Ahead of today’s scheduled sitting of the National Assembly from which the Opposition People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) plans to abstain, two former...

Govt secures US$8M IDB loan to, among others, reduce pre-trial detention

The Ministry of Legal Affairs says it is moving apace to address the issue of overcrowding at the prisons. According to the Ministry in a...

Trouble brews at UG after “farcical” meeting between Unions, Admin

By Jomo Paul – Just after two weeks back on the job, trouble may be brewing at the University of Guyana (UG) once more...

Embattled Magistrate Moore remains on suspension; to know fate soon

– Magistrate Alex Moore appeared before the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) on Thursday, March 05 with his Lawyer, Senior Counsel Rex McKay, where...

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APNU/AFC to appeal dismissal of election petition

  A week after the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) had one of its election petitions thrown out, Opposition Leader Joseph Harmon...

19 new Covid-19 cases recorded

The Ministry of Health has announced that 19 new Covid-19 cases have been recorded, taking the total positives recorded to date to 7317. There are...

Pensioner dies after being chopped by Police Sergeant

A Police Sergeant, stationed on the Essequibo Coast, is now under close arrest after he reportedly chopped a pensioner, resulting in the man’s death. The...

Foreign Affairs Minister meets with owners of detained fishing vessels

Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hugh Todd, today met with Mr. Prem Kumar Lallbachan and Mr. Trevor Daniels, owners of the recently...

Guyana’s Foreign Affairs Minister to meet with Venezuelan counterpart today at 4pm

Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hugh Todd is expected to meet, virtually, with his Venezuelan counterpart Jorge Arreaza to discuss the status...

6 pedestrians, including children, injured in WBD hit and run

An unknown car on Sunday ploughed into six pedestrians and fled the scene on the Canal Number One Access Road, West Bank Demerara (WBD). The...

France interested in building bridge between Guyana, Suriname

France has expressed an interest in building the Corentyne River Bridge which will link the South American nations of Guyana and Suriname. This is according...

UG medical student drowns at St. Ignatius Creek

Kimberlee Yow, a 24-year-old medical student at the University of Guyana, drowned on Sunday during an outing with friends. The incident is said to have...

Guyanese educators propose innovative classrooms for teaching during Covid-19

Former Director of the University of Guyana’s Berbice campus, Professor Daizal Samad and fellow educator Ashwannie Harripersaud have developed an innovative concept that will...

Over 3000 children abused in 2020 – CCPA Report

More than 3000 children in Guyana faced some type of abuse in 2020, predominantly sexual abuse for and neglect for boys. This chilling discovery was...