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Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Australian cricket legend, Shane Warne, dies at 52

Shane Warne, one of the finest bowlers of all time who revived the art of leg-spin, has died aged 52 following a suspected heart...

GBA drops Allicock from AMBC Championship team 

Olympian Keevin Allicock was removed from Guyana’s team preparing for the American Boxing Confederation (AMBC) Elite Continental Championships, set for Guayaquil, Ecuador, March 22-April...

Ramson optimistic about current negotiations as Guyana aims to host CPL 2022 semi-finals &...

Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport, Charles Ramson Jr. figures that Guyana is currently in a great position to host a portion of the...

Guyana apart of negotiations to host CPL 2022 as players draft set for May

By: Jemima Holmes  Over the next few days, Hero CPL and Guyanese stakeholders in the sport of cricket will go to the drawing board, with...

Hero CPL showcases Guyana as a must-visit destination

The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) has delivered outstanding exposure to Guyana during the 2021 season with a total sponsorship value of US$48.5million. This...

“We have not been consistent at all” – admits WI Capt Pollard

By Captain Kieron Pollard’s own admission, members of the West Indies Team are yet to find consistency with bat and ball. Notwithstanding, the Captain...

Shepherd secures million-dollar deal, Rutherford heading to RCB

Guyana's Romario Shepherd stole headlines on the second day of the Indian Premier League (IPL) Mega Auction when he was snapped up by SunRisers...

Pooran, Holder and Hetmyer among big buys at IPL auction

Nicholas Pooran became the highest bid for a West Indies player in the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction history when he was...

West Indies legend Sir Curtly Ambrose meets President Ali

President Dr Irfaan Ali, on Thursday morning, met with West Indies fast bowling great, Sir Curtly Ambrose. The two shared ideas and had a...

India wins 5th U19 WC title after trashing England

The Indian Under 19 team is now 5-time champions of the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) U19 Men’s Cricket World Cup, after constructing a patient...

Recent Articles

Finance Minister pilots Act to abolish stamp duty on retail transactions

See full statement from the Ministry of Finance: Georgetown, Ministry of Finance, May 17, 2022: Revenue stamps being required to be placed on retail transaction...

Eyewitness: The wages of…extremism

When your Eyewitness read about the latest act of terrorism in America, he had a sinking feeling in his stomach that was becoming all...

‘Modern’ Condominium Bill passed with full support of National Assembly

The National Assembly on Tuesday passed the Ministry of Housing and Water’s Condominium Bill, which seeks to ensure a structured and clear policy framework...

CIOG calls on Guyanese to change culture of ‘drinking and driving’

See full statement from the Central Islamic Organization of Guyana (CIOG): The Central Islamic Organization of Guyana (CIOG) is calling for action to end the...

Guyana currently has over 360 active Covid cases

With 65 new cases of the novel coronavirus being detected within the last 24 hours, the country currently has over 360 active cases of...

Trio injured during brawl over parking

Three persons are now injured following a brawl at D’Andrade Street, Kitty, Georgetown in relation to parking. Injured are 36-year-old Rural Constable Kinray Joseph, 34-year-old...

39-Y-O woman stabbed by ex-boyfriend

A 39-year-old woman who allowed her ex-boyfriend to sleep over at her house was during the wee hours of today stabbed by the man...

Shoemaker remanded for possession of 16.5lbs of marijuana

A 29-year-old shoemaker of Canvas City, Wismar, Linden, Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice) was today remanded to prison for the possession of 16.5lbs of marijuana. Carlos...

Industrial Hemp Bill tabled in National Assembly

The Guyana Government is keen on achieving its target of providing 50,000 jobs by 2025. With thousands already created in the housing, construction, tourism, manufacturing...

US to ease a few economic sanctions against Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela -- The United States government is moving to ease a few economic sanctions on Venezuela in a gesture meant to encourage resumed...