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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Too early to throw support behind David Granger Presidential candidacy – AFC

The Alliance For Change (AFC) on Wednesday said that it was too early for the party to say whether it will be supporting President...

Application for mining licences to be computerized says Govt

Scores of small miners late last year protested Government after their equipment were seized as a result of them failing to comply with mining...

UK Citizen Carl Greenidge is now acting Prime Minister of Guyana

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Vice President Carl Greenidge is now acting in the capacity of Prime Minister (PM), since the current PM, Moses...

No confidence resolution: Nandlall pleased with CJ’s swift timeline for ruling on “majority” and...

Against the backdrop of Chief Justice (CJ), Roxanne George announcing that the “majority” and “dual citizen” challenges to the no confidence resolution will be ruled...

No-confidence resolution: CJ to rule on “majority” and “dual citizen” challenges at the end...

The hearing of the legal challenges coming out of the No confidence vote began on Tuesday with acting Chief Justice (CJ) Roxanne George approving...

President to receive fourth round of chemotherapy in Cuba

President David Granger is on Tuesday expected to leave for Cuba for another round of chemotherapy at the Centro de Investigaciones Médico Quirúrgicas (CIMEQ) in...

Investigation into New Demerara bridge corruption probe complete- SOCU Head

... says file sent to Police Legal Advisor The Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) has completed its investigation into the sole-sourced feasibility study contract for...

Donations to Venezuelan migrants must be done through CDC, says Govt

The incumbent Administration has taken offence to individuals and organizations that have chosen to provide aid to Venezuelan migrants without them having a say...

President mourns passing of Global Seafoods CEO Butters-Grant

President David Granger said he was saddened at the death of Mrs Allison Butters-Grant, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Managing Director of Global Seafoods...

‘They have nothing and will continue to find nothing’ Charrandas on bribe allegation

...says he voted on conscience, willing to take lie detector test Former Alliance For Change (AFC) Member of Parliament Charrandas Persaud has revealed that...

Recent Articles

Suspect in Eccles execution-style killing arrested in private hospital

One of the alleged perpetrators who shot and killed a young father execution-style on Tuesday night in the vicinity of the two Brothers Service...

No-confidence cases: Submissions filed in the High Court

The various parties in the legal challenges relating to the no-confidence vote have filed and sent out their submissions to the High Court. In one,...

Letter: If GECOM cannot cope then the staff should be replaced

Dear Editor, I want to throw this out there - does it make sense that on one hand the constitution, which is the supreme law...

Four dead in clashes ahead of Venezuela protests

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — At least four people have died following overnight clashes ahead of Wednesday's rival protests in Venezuela by supporters and opponents...

Miner accused of fraud gets bail

A miner found himself before the Court on Wednesday after he allegedly failed to return funds obtained following the sale of car parts to...

West Indies bat first at Bridgetown as England leave out Stuart Broad

ESPNcricinfo- West Indies won the toss and chose to bat on the opening day of the first Test against England in Barbados. England have selected...

PPP/C presidential candidate on the move, begins outreach in Berbice

Newly elected People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) presidential candidate, Irfaan Ali travelled to Berbice, on Tuesday, where he was given a resounding welcome as he...

Man executed in Eccles

A man was on Tuesday evening gunned down in the vicinity of the Two Brothers Service Station, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) by two...

EYEWITNESS: Dragging their feet…

…but digging their grave It was a bit surprising the PNC’s still insisting the elections be dragged out – via their unilaterally appointed GECOM Chair,...

CCAC preparing legislation to protect rights of customers who shop online

With the use of online shopping vastly expanding, the Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC) has taken up the task of expanding its mandate...