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Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Hero CPL delivers huge exposure to Caribbean region

The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) has delivered outstanding exposure for partner tourist boards during the 2021 season with a total sponsorship value of US$316.1million. This...

Holder’s last over 4-wicket haul leads West Indies to victory against England; takes Betaway...

Kensington Oval, Barbados, went wild on this evening as West Indies defeated world number one-ranked England by 17 runs to clinch the five-match Betway...

New GPC INC. contributes to GCF online chess education programme

The Guyana Chess Federation has announced a further financial support towards its online programme for teaching chess to young Guyanese. The NEW GPC INC. has...

$2.2B set aside to amplify sport sector in 2022

A sum of $2.2 billion has been allocated to expand and develop the nation’s sport sector in 2022. This was announced by Senior Minister in...

Chanderpaul appointed Jamaica Tallawahs new Head Coach

Former West Indies cricketer Shivnarine Chanderpaul has been appointed Jamaica Tallawahs new Head Coach. The 47-year-old left-handed batter, who has played 164 Tests, 268...

Tennis star, Novak Djokovic deported after losing Australia visa battle

Novak Djokovic has been deported from Australia after losing a last-ditch court bid to stay in the country. Judges rejected a challenge by the unvaccinated...

Virat Kohli steps down as India Test Captain

Virat Kohli has stepped down as captain of India's Test team as well, with immediate effect, only a day after losing the Test series to...

West Indies cricket legend Clive Lloyd finally receives knighthood

Cricket legend Clive Lloyd has finally received his knighthood after the ceremony was delayed due to Covid. The Guyana-born batsman, 77, was honoured for his...

Leon Seaton obtains second FINA scholarship

Teenage swim sensation Leon Seaton Jr will, later this week, embark on yet another Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA) Swim scholarship in hopes of...

6 to represent Guyana at IMMAF World Championship in Abu Dhabi

Six Guyanese will be among the 529 athletes drawn from 60 countries to participate in the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation’s Amateur World Championships...

Recent Articles

APNU+AFC to formally request national consultations on electoral reforms

The People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) on Tuesday stated that the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) Opposition will formally request from...

Nurses, midwives now have to be registered & licensed as new law passed

  The Nurses and Midwives Bill 2022 which makes provision for the registration and regulation of nurses, midwives and nursing assistants, was passed in the...

Juveniles can now be charged with adults for specific crimes 

The National Assembly on Tuesday concluded debates, and passed the amendments to the Juvenile Justice Act, which is expected to significantly reduce the backlog...

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...