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CUSO aids the battle against teenage pregnancy

CUSO International - a Canadian volunteer group - today signed an agreement with Women Across Difference (WAD) to reduce gender discrimination through economic and...

Dr. Jagdeo delivers keynote address at 3rd Int’l Congress on Biodiversity of the Guiana...

The 3rd International Congress regarding the Biodiversity of the Guiana Shield got underway on Monday August 5 in Paramaribo, Suriname with a keynote address...

Guyanese woman found hanging in Trinidad Immigration Detention Centre

(Trinidad Express)- DETECTIVES are investigating the death of a female detainee at the Immigration Detention Centre yesterday . According to police reports, 42-year-old Indira Joseph,...

Guyanese passenger taken off CAL flight after objecting to delay without explanation

(TT Guardian)-A Caribbean Airlines (CAL) flight bound for Guyana out of Piarco International Airport was delayed for close to half-an-hour yesterday, after a New...

Biennial women’s conference of Caribbean teachers in progress

The Biennial Women's Conference of the Caribbean Union of Teachers opened on Monday at the Guyana International Conference Centre. The women are being urged to...

Anti-gay march in Haiti threatens more violence

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- Another march has been called by religious groups for next Tuesday in the city of Les Cayes, after two...

Caricom engaged in high level forum on donor coordination

Caricom is looking to maximise the use of its resources in light of new practices from international development partners and over the next few...

Jack Warner wins Chaguanas West

Trinidad and Tobago - Former Chaguanas West MP, Mr. Jack Warner, has won the Chaguanas West election by a landslide. By 9:30pm yesterday, Mr. Warner...

Caribbean Press to set up editorial board

Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport, Dr. Frank Anthony in response to AFC MP, Trevor Williams in the National Assembly, informed that over $56.6M...

Guyana touted as the answer, as Caribbean Food Import Bill spikes

(AP) - A Caribbean trade bloc released a report Saturday that warns the region's food import bill is increasing at a rate of 7...

Recent Articles

Jagdeo writes Granger to resign, call elections

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has written President David Granger calling on him and his caretaker Coalition Cabinet to resign and announce a date for...

Butcher shot after being ambushed by 3 gunmen

A Berbice butcher is now nursing a gunshot wound to his left foot after he was ambushed by three masked gun-men this morning (Saturday,...

President off to Cuba for medical evaluation

President David Granger left Guyana this morning (Saturday, July 20, 2019) for the Republic of Cuba to undergo medical check-up. He is accompanied by First...

Althea Padmore is acting head of SOCU

The Guyana Police Force moments ago announced that Althea Padmore will be the acting Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). The Police...

Fisherman beaten to death, brother hospitalised

A fisherman was on Thursday evening beaten to death while his brother was admitted a patient at the West Demerara Regional Hospital (WDRH) in...

PPP mulls legal action against GECOM’s CEO over breach of Guyana’s Constitution

The Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) is contemplating approaching the court to prevent GECOM from going ahead with house-to-house registration, an activity which is...

Eccles man charged for attempting to kill girlfriend

A 32-year-old man was today placed on remand for attempting to kill his girlfriend. Trayon Parks of Old Road, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) was...

Clothes vendor gets 2 years for snatching gold band

A 27-year-old clothes vendor of Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara, was on Friday sentenced to two years imprisonment after admitting to a simple...

Vendor charged for allegedly attempting to kill girlfriend

Less than one year after being implicated in a $22 million jewellery heist, 32-year-old Trayon Parks reappeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts earlier today,...

PNC/R supports GECOM’s defiance of Guyana Constitution, CCJ orders

The People’s National Congress Reform (PNC/R) – the largest party of the coalition government –is supporting the move by the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM)...