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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

President Ramotar accuses Opposition of playing `blackmailing politics’

 - “I don’t think that we are going down the right road in many of these areas. What is being produced in our politics...

Guyana/Suriname Parliamentary exchange: all objectives achieved, Speakers agree to develop structural forms of cooperation

 – All the objectives of the three day visit by Suriname’s House Speaker Dr. Jennifer Geerlings-Simons and several members of her National Assembly to...

GINA, NCN Budget could be slashed again – Opposition Leader

– Leader of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU), David Granger is putting the National Communications Network (NCN) and the Government Information Agency (GINA)...

APNU wants national environmental strategy

The APNU is calling on the government to promulgate a comprehensive, national environment strategy. At the party's weekly press conference, it was noted that...

AFC to engage Suriname’s House Speaker on issues of Parliamentary Democracy

By Kurt Campbell    - The Alliance for Change (AFC) says it plans to raise issues relating to parliamentary democracy and cooperation between the legislator and...

‘I reject any attempt to be muzzled by the PSC’ – Harmon

By Kurt Campbell - The Private Sector Commission (PSC) in a letter to Opposition Leader David Granger expressed grave concern and profound dissatisfaction at...

Gov’t sends Anti – Money Laundering Amendment Bill for final reading; Opposition says Bill...

– Government members of the Parliamentary Special Select Committee (PSSC) met on Tuesday (October 22) and completed the work of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the...

Court to rule in Budget Cuts appeal case next month

By Kurt Campbell – The ruling in the Budget Cuts appeal case will be handed down by Justices James Bovell-Drakes and Rishi Persaud on...

Ramjattan disregards pressure on local banks from Int’l institutions

- Despite the fact that local banks in Guyana are starting the feel the pressure from overseas financial institutions, which is due to...

AG confident of win in Budget Cut Case

– Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Anil Nandlall has placed on record his confidence in winning the appeal filed against Chief...

Recent Articles

Family of murder accused killed by inmates calls for justice

More than two weeks after 30-year-old Shaheed Ali succumbed to injuries received during a brawl at the Lusignan Prison, his family held a picketing...

Pedestrian killed while attempting to cross road

A pedestrian was earlier today killed after he was stuck down whilst attempting to cross the No. 11 Public Road, East Coast Berbice. Dead...

Abducted miner escaped after Kuribrong shooting

- 2 suspects in custody The miner who was allegedly abducted following a shooting incident at Kuribrong Trail, Pataro River has managed to escape....

Essequibo saw mill goes up in flames

A devastating fire has left a businessman counting his losses after it ravaged his multi-million dollar saw mill at Spring Gardens, Essequibo on Easter...

City Mayor reminds “littering is unlawful” amid garbage pileup after Easter

Following a huge garbage pile up post the Easter Weekend festivities in the city, Georgetown Mayor Ubraj Narine has reminded that persons can be...

Bolivia crash: Bus plunges into ravine killing 25

Twenty-five people were killed in western Bolivia when the bus they were travelling in fell more than 200m (656ft) down a ravine. The bus was...

Sri Lanka attacks: Mass funerals held as nation mourns

Sri Lanka has held its first mass funeral amid a day of mourning for the victims of Sunday's bomb blasts. The death toll from the...

Most cases of child abuse recorded on ECD – CCPA

Officers at the Child Care and Protection Agency (CCPA) arm of the Social Protection Ministry are currently trying to assess exactly why the East...

Executive has some influence over Judiciary – US State Dept

– Despite Constitution providing for independent Judiciary A report from the United States (US) Department of State has raised concerns about Guyana’s legal system when...

Court of Appeal employee found dead in bath tub 

An employee attached to the Court of Appeal was earlier this morning found dead in her bath tub. Dead is 24-year-old Olita Shondel Mendez...