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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Thousands of East Canje residents without potable water

Thousands of residents are without potable water as three pump stations, which serve the East Canje, Berbice Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) communities are not...

Conflict of interest cited as SOCU Advisor establishes local investigate firm

United Kingdom white collar crime expert Dr Sam Sittlington who is currently working with the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) as an advisor has...

Canada advises Irfaan Ali to delay trip

People's Progressive Party (PPP) Presidential Candidate Irfaan Ali said he was advised not to travel to Canada where he was scheduled to meet with...

CDC collaborating with Exxon to roll out Voluntary Emergency Response Team programme

In keeping with their objective to build capacity for disaster risk management, Civil Defence Commission (CDC) in collaboration with ExxonMobil will be rolling out...

GECOM a creature of the constitution, must comply with 90 days elections time frame-...

…says President’s involvement absolutely necessary Given the failure of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to definitively pronounce on its readiness for the holding of elections,...

Guyana takes step backward on Global Anti-Corruption Index

Transparency International has released its latest global rankings, showing that while Guyana is considered one of 20 countries who has made improvements, it has...

PPP calls for external investigation into children deaths at GPHC

The Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) has also made the call for an external investigation into the deaths of the three children who all...

High Court orders that ex-Wales cane harvesters be paid one month’s salary

Nearly two months after the High Court ordered that ex-Wales sugar workers be paid severance payments with interest; union representatives had to take legal...

Govt’s closure of road for state function severely affecting business – Giftland Mall Chair

Chairman of Giftland Mall, Roy Beepat is raising concerns over Government’s move to occasionally close sections of the East Coast Demerara (ECD) road to...

PPP says developments at Nations ‘horrific’, calls on Govt to take aggressive lead

The Opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) says it is concerned about the "horrific developments" affecting the School of the Nations and urges the Coalition...

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1 charged for severe beating of Mabura man

Romel Vieira also called “Rasta man” was charged for the severe beating of Mabura resident, Cliff Williams which occurred on Friday last. The accused, who...

Parents picket N/A Training Centre

A few concerned parents staged a picketing exercise outside of the Vryman’s Ervin Training Centre in New Amsterdam, complaining that students are being constantly...

Lusignan vendors will return after completion of road works – NDC Chairman

Weeks after ordering vendors of the Lusignan Market to relocate to a section of the Annandale Market, Chairman of the Mon Repos/La Reconnaissance Neighborhood...

Minibus driver, conductor charged for assaulting peace officer

The duo seen on social media assaulting a traffic rank last week made their appearance at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court on Monday slapped with...

Bible college student slapped with rape charge; granted $200,000 bail

A student of the Bible College was, earlier today (Monday), ordered to make his appearance in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts after being arraigned on...

Deaf Association protests Public Security Ministry for drivers’ licenses

“The deaf should be given equal privileges as those who can hear and should not be discriminated against” was the message reiterated earlier today...

Windies Women trio make crucial gains in rankings

LONDON, United Kingdom (CMC) – West Indies captain Stafanie Taylor, along with the new-ball pair of Shakera Selman and Shamilia Connell, have made important...

Steven Ramphal cops Chutney Monarch title

The Anna Regina Community Centre Ground came to life on Sunday Night as hundreds flocked the venue to support their favorite artistes vying for...

3rd person arrested for failed execution attempt on Chinese National

Police in ‘B’ Division (Berbice) have arrested a third person in connection with the foiled execution attempt on a Chinese businessman at Skeldon, Berbice...

Antigua gov’t raises new concerns regarding Scotiabank sale

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — The Antigua and Barbuda government has raised new concerns regarding the sale of Scotiabank operations here amid reports that...