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Sunday, September 22, 2019

Carter Center meets with Opposition Leader

The United States-based Carter Center delegation continues to engage local political actors and has already met with Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo. Speaking at his weekly...

GECOM, Govt discuss elections preparations

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) and representatives of the coalition government are currently engaged in talks on the preparations for elections. Earlier in the week,...

Over 900 foreign nationals granted Guyanese citizenship since 2015

Over 900 foreign nationals have been granted Guyanese citizenship since 2015, according to Minister of Citizenship Winston Felix. During a press conference today, Felix revealed...

March 2020 elections date out the window – Jagdeo

Following an "encouraging" meeting with the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo said the March 2020 timeline that was originally being considered...

REO questioned by police for allegedly assaulting Regional Vice Chair

Regional Executive Officer (REO) of Region Two (Pomeroon Supenaam), Dennis Jaikarran was today questioned by police ranks after a report was made that he...

Opposition returns to High Court seeking constitutional compliance

The parliamentary Opposition has returned to the High Court seeking to force the Government to comply with the Constitution of Guyana, this time Article...

GECOM claims it is “multitasking” to prepare for elections

…says H2H data being verified, polling day staff being trained Under a constant barrage of criticisms for the continued delay in holding elections, the Guyana...

Legitimacy of Govt on shaky ground after Sept 18 – Ram

…as no parliamentary extension means time running out for Govt In the absence of a parliamentary extension of the Government’s time in office as set...

GECOM Chair will have to make a decision – Jagdeo

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has been circling around distant timelines among other factors, which have influenced their inability to announce a date for...

SARA continues political witch-hunting

Queens Atlantic Investment Inc (QAII), the corporate owners of the property which houses the Times Media Group – including Guyana Times newspaper – at...

Recent Articles

NA man stabbed to death by drinking buddies

An early morning drinking spree between several friends at Main Street, New Amsterdam turned deadly after one was allegedly stabbed to death. Dead is Delroy...

Pregnant woman severely beaten by husband

…refuses to press charges against abuser  A 33-year-old woman is nursing injuries at a Berbice hospital after she was severely beaten by her 24-year-old...

Death at Suddie Police Station:Taxi driver’s family sues State for over $100M

The family of dead taxi driver, Lalbachan Bachan, who died while in custody at the Suddie Police Station, Essequibo Coast, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam), is...

2 die in early morning fire at Vreed-en-Hoop

  Two persons were killed after a fire razed a Chinese Supermarket in the vicinity of New Road, Vreed-en-Hoop Junction, West Bank Demerara in the...

Speeding up Amerindian land titling among next PPP Govt measures – Ali

…to rehire 2000 dismissed CSOs, expand programme  …increased grants, access to education also on agenda People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Presidential Candidate Irfaan Ali has unveiled...

PPP rules out return to Parliament to cloak illegal Govt in legitimacy

…vows continued protests countrywide until President fixes election date …says Police taking political instructions The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has ruled out returning to the...

Roger Khan detained at CID on murder allegations

Shaheed Roger Khan is being detained by police in Guyana on murder allegations. This is according to his lawyer, Glen Hanoman who spoke to reporters...

Roger Khan arrives in Guyana

Shaheed Roger Khan arrived in Guyana just before midnight on Friday at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport from the USA, where he had served...

GPA condemns attack on journalist by Leopold Street residents during protest

Journalist of Safetv2 Headlines News, Channel 2, Wendell Jeffrey was, on Wednesday, attacked and beaten by a group of protesters in Leopold Street, Georgetown,...

CPL 2019: Fundraising for Hurricane Dorian relief passes US$60,000.

The The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) has been working with their very supportive sponsors and commercial partners to raise funds to support the...