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Monday, July 22, 2019

Drag Wars Winners Crowned

- Winners for the various classes of last Sunday's Banks DIH, Guyana Motor Racing and Sports Club Drag Wars received their spoils during...

Troy Humphrey Memorial Cycling Race

- This year's Troy Humphrey memorial cycling race has been shifted from its usual national park venue to the sea wall bandstand tomorrow...

Gayle, Samuels shine in second innings

- A return performance from opener Chris Gayle and top order teammate Marlon Samuels led the West Indies to a draw in their...

West Indies Warm Up Match Update

- Guyanese Spinner Verasammy Permaul showcased his talents in the West Indies three day warm up game against an Uttar Pradesh 11 in...

Guyanese Duo for Suriname Badminton Championships

- The Guyanese duo of Nicholas Ail and Narayan Ramdhani have been chosen to represent their country at the upcoming Suriname International Badminton...

Benjamin Mekdeci embraced as a Sports and Tourism Ambassador for Guyana

- Guyana will be prominently represented by Benjamin Mekdeci in the Squash tournament at the upcoming US Open. Minister of Tourism, Industry and Commerce...

National Footballer loses left leg in life saving surgery

- National footballer Akeem Adams, 22, had his left leg amputated on Monday night during what was described as a life saving surgery. Adams,...

Sport Ministry recognises World champion power lifter’s achievements

The Ministry of Culture Youth and Sport held an appreciation luncheon for Gumendra Shewdass, Guyana’s first junior world champion power lifter at the New...

‘Asafa is no fool’ – Sprinter’s parents defend son after positive drug test

The Gleaner - The parents of embattled former world record holder Asafa Powell have thrown their full support behind their son, saying they were...

Coast Guard Rank wins silver medal at T&T national open championships

National Javelin Champion, Leading Rating (LR) Leslain Baird has once more done himself and the Guyana Defence Force proud following an outstanding performance at...

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)...