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Monday, August 19, 2019

Guyana Government says recent ruling of Constitutional Court of Dominican Republic is inhumane and...

- The Guyana Government through its Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a statement noted that it stands in solidarity with its sister CARICOM...

Venezuela charges captain of seized ship; releases him on bail

- The Venezuelan Attorney General's Office on Tuesday (October 15) charged Ukrainian captain Igor Bekirov for allegedly violating Venezuela's exclusive economic zone onboard...

Venezuela intercepts Trinidadian fishing vessel

- The Venezuelan Navy intercepted on Tuesday a fishing vessel from Trinidad and Tobago, five days after a vessel hired by Guyana was...

Jamaica churches denounce same sex marriages

– The Jamaica Council of Churches (JCC) on Monday (October 14) accepted a position paper that disregards same-sex marriage in the country. "God's perfect design, as expressed...

Venezuela releases seized US ship and 36-member crew

 - The Venezuelan Government has released the 36-member crew of the research Vessel Teknik Perdana, who were picked up and taken by Venezuela's Navy...

GDF supports Gov’t position on arrest of US Ship

– Three days after the Venezuelan navy arrested a U.S Ship searching for oil in the Essequibo River, the Guyana Defence Force issued...

US Vessel arrives in Margarita, case handed over to Venezuelan Prosecutors

– The U.S vessel which was arrested by the Venezuelan navy has arrived in Margarita and is currently under investigation by the Venezuelan...

British Navy makes £58m drug bust in Caribbean

- The British Royal Navy says a warship deployed in the Caribbean seized cannabis and cocaine with a street value of £58 million...

Update: Caracas says seized ship was in Venezuela’s waters illegally

- The Venezuelan Government has issued a statement demanding an explanation from the Guyana government as to why a US Ship was operating...

Woman stabs boyfriend in the eye for refusing to have sex with her

- A Jamaican woman is facing an attempted murder charge after stabbing her boyfriend in the eye after he refused to have sex...

Recent Articles

“Mad rush” for land at Millie’s Hideout – Region 10 REO

As some 628 applications have been received for land at Millie’s Hideout, there continues to be a “mad rush” for land, Region 10 (Upper...

Jagdeo calls out Govt for poor public servants’ wages track record

…as Finance Minister says talks underway with unions While Finance Minister Winston Jordan has promised that public servants can look forward to salary increases over...

Construction worker found unconscious on roadway

A construction worker was on Saturday morning found in an unconscious state with several injuries about his body along the Washing Pond Public Road,...

Agriculture sector decline: Sugar sector procurement woes sign of mismanagement – Irfaan Ali

…rising costs a major disincentive for local producers The troubles documented in the sugar industry relating to procurement is a strong indicator of incompetence in...

Moruca man beaten to death during argument  

A miner was on Saturday evening beaten to death by another man during an argument at Kumaka Water Front, North West District (NWD). The...

Teen battling for life after being stabbed by knife-wielding bandit

A teenager is currently battling for his life at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after being stabbed...

Tickets on sale from Monday for CPL matches in Guyana

Tickets for the Guyana Amazon Warriors (GAW) home matches in the upcoming Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) tournament will be on sale from Monday,...

UK Govt denies Russian claim of military base construction in Guyana

Britain’s Defence Ministry on Friday denied the allegations that it was involved in a plot to overthrow the Venezuelan Government using a military base...

Bids received for upgrade of zoo

Guyana’s lone Zoological Park, located within the Botanical Gardens on Vlissengen Road, Georgetown, will soon be upgraded with bids in excess of $5 million...

Virgin Atlantic expresses interest in Guyana

United Kingdom-based Virgin Atlantic Airways is the newest airline to express interest in expanding its service to Georgetown, Guyana. This was revealed by Public Infrastructure...