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Saturday, May 25, 2019

Former AG, Doodnauth Singh dies

Information just reaching iNews has revealed that Former Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Doodnauth Singh passed away this evening, Wednesday August...

Boodhoo’s removal from GECOM was ‘fast and furious’ – HPS

The non – renewal of the contract for GECOM’s former Chief Elections Officer , Gocool Boodhoo has been described as fast and furious by...

‘It was the desire of parliamentary opposition for Guyana to miss CFATF deadline’ –...

Head of the Presidential Secretariat and Cabinet Secretary Dr. Roger Luncheon today confirmed that Guyana will not meet the deadline for the implementation of...

Amerindian groups call on APNU to support Amaila Falls Project

Several groups representing the indigenous peoples of Guyana came out today expressing their disappointment with A Partnership for National Unity and urged the Party...

APNU lashes out at Education Minister over CSEC results

A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) has slammed Education Minister Priya Manickchand and is urging her to stop “politicking with the education sector.” In a...

PPP’s new leadership to map out political strategy

The just-elected leadership body of the People's Progressive Party (PPP) will be meeting shortly to discuss its strategy to deal with the current political...

President confirms ‘cautionary’ note issued against campaigning at PPP Congress

President and Former General Secretary of the PPP, Donald Ramotar has confirmed to the media that he issued a cautionary letter against campaigning and...

Clement Rohee elected as new General Secretary of PPP

The Central Committee of the People's Progressive Party (PPP) today elected Clement Rohee as its new General Secretary after the incumbent Donald Ramotar declined...

President Ramotar ‘determine’ to pursue Amaila Falls Project

Despite being in a state of jeopardy, President Donald Ramotar says that he is determined to see the finalization of the Amaila Falls Hydropower...

Majority says no to snap elections – Internet poll

An internet poll facilitated by iNews indicates that a majority of participants are not in favour of snap elections being called as a result...

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President pardons 2 female prisoners

President David Granger on Friday pardoned two female prisoners in observance of Guyana’s 53rd Independence Anniversary. The women freed are Bibi Parjohn, 40, and 30-year-old...

Decomposed body of miner found in latrine

The decomposed body of a 25-year-old miner was on Wednesday found in a latrine in Tasawenie Backdam, North West District (NWD). It is believed that...

Carpenter arraigned for murder of reputed wife

Devenand Narine, a saw operator was earlier today arraigned for the brutal murder of his reputed wife, Farida Khayum who was stabbed at their...

Constable nabbed with several passports at his home under “open arrest”

The Police Constable who was earlier this month nabbed by law enforcement officials with several passports at his home is under “open arrest” but...

Takatu Landing fatal stabbing: Victim identified as Diamond, EBD resident

The police have confirmed that the miner who was stabbed to death at Takutu Landing, Puruni Road, Mazaruni River after he went in aid...

UG on lock down following bomb scare

The University of Guyana (UG) is currently on lock down due to a possible bomb scare. As a result, the gates to the tertiary...

Who will win the World Cup? The captains have their say

(Taken from ESPNCricinfo) Aaron Finch (Australia) It's a good question, I think, England have been in great form over the last couple of years and along...

$67M approved for preparatory works, consultancy services for EBD to ECD bypass road

The National Assembly on Thursday, approved $67M to start preparatory works and consultancy services for the new design of the East Bank to East...

Ambitious Hetmyer eyeing World Cup as breakout moment

SOUTHAMPTON, England (CMC) — Big-hitting left-hander Shimron Hetmyer hopes to use the World Cup to make an indelible mark on the international stage, but...

Theresa May quits: UK set for new PM by end of July

(Excerpts from BBC) Theresa May has said she will quit as Conservative leader on 7 June, paving the way for a contest to decide...