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Squatting and illegal land allocation addressed during outreach in Kuru Kururu

Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment Robert Persaud yesterday Sunday July 1, addressed issues pertaining to squatting and conflicting land use when he...

APNU concludes outreach in Regions 1&8; slams Gov’t on state of healthcare, education

Leader of the Opposition – A Partnership for National Unity Brigadier David Granger was part of a team of APNU Parliamentarians who were...

US Ambassador says President Ramotar was unfair

United States Ambassador Brent Hardt, today in response to a question from the media about the President Donald Ramotar’s statements yesterday on the...

IMPACS Director urges Guyana to change the perception about itself

Caricom Implementation Agency for Crime and Security (IMPACS) Executive Director Francis Forbes is urging Guyana and the Caribbean at large to change the perception...

Sir Shridath Ramphal receives Commonwealth Life Time Achievement Award

The Caribbean’s Sir Shridath Ramphal, Commonwealth Secretary-General from 1975 to 1990, has received the Commonwealth Life Time Achievement Award 2013 at a Gala Ceremony...

President Ramotar slams US over TIP Report

Head of State, President Donald Ramotar has lashed out at the United States for painting Guyana in a bad light, following the revelation of...

AFC to oppose Hydro – Electric Bill

The Alliance for Change does not intend to support government’s Hydro – Electric Power Bill. This is according to the party’s leader, Khemraj...

AFC calls on Gov’t to release names of all contracts beyond G$1B

In light of the allegations by Former Speaker of the House and one time PPP Executive Member, Ralph Ramkarran, the Alliance for Change ...

APNU Member to Robeson Benn: Like Father, Like Son

As Public Works Minister Robeson Benn added his contribution to the debate in Parliament, A Partnership for National Unity Parliamentarian, Vanessa Kissoon heckled...

Nat’l Assembly approves motion to ratify Arms Treaty

Parliamentarians this afternoon approved a motion, paving the way for Government to ratify the Arms and Trade Treaty, which the country had signed onto. The...

Recent Articles

Baby found dead in tub

A nine-month-old baby was yesterday found dead in a tub at his D’Edward Village, Berbice home. Dead is Trevor Albert. His lifeless body was discovered...

22 year old arraigned for ‘White Boy’ murder

A 22-year-old labourer of Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara was earlier today arraigned, at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court, for the murder of 20-year-old...

$8.4B owed in taxes to City Hall

The Mayor and City Council (M&CC) on Monday revealed that some $8.4 billion, excluding accrued interest, is owed by taxpayers within the perimeter of...

Maduro proposes early National Assembly vote

Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro has proposed bringing forward next year's election for the opposition-controlled National Assembly. National Assembly President Juan Guaidó dismissed the proposal as...

Task Force established to restructure GFC

As Guyana moves towards a 'green' economy, Cabinet has approved the proposal for the restructuring of the Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC). As such, a Task...

“Gun Youth” gunned down in East La Penitence

An East La Penitence man was on Monday evening gunned down while walking on a dam in the area. The dead man has been identified...

CXC to consider petition for Mathematics resit following breaches

The Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) is to consider a petition call­ing for all stu­dents to re-sit the 2019 CSEC Maths ex­ams fol­low­ing se­ri­ous breach­es...

Handling pressure, not conditions, the challenge at the World Cup – Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli believes handling the pressure "is the most important thing in the World Cup and not necessarily the conditions". He said...

Guyanese killed after motorcycle slams into garbage truck in Queens NY

A Guyanese biker was on Monday evening killed while his friend is rendered critical after the motorcycle on which they were travelling slammed into...

Jailed MPs attend Spain parliament opening

Five Catalan separatist politicians - currently on trial accused of rebellion - have taken their seats in the Spanish parliament under discreet police...