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Sunday, March 7, 2021

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...

Miami Heat fans rejoice after thrilling Game 6 win against the San Antonio Spurs

The Miami Heat rallied from a late five-point deficit to force overtime, and secured a 103-100 win over the San Antonio Spurs after Chris...

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Prominent fuel distributor owes state $3.2B in taxes

…GRA seeks AG’s help amid widespread abuse of fuel exemptions In the wake of rampant abuse of the fuel import tax exemption system and a...

Govt committed to creating environment to attract investment – Ali

– sod turned for $3B Guyanese-owned hotel   President Dr. Irfaan Ali has reaffirmed the PPP/C Government’s commitment to creating the environment needed to attract investment...

4 survive after sand barge slams into boat on Corentyne River

Four persons including a 74-year-old man were forced to swim ashore just after midnight on Friday after a barge carrying sand slammed into the...

57-Y-O man from Region Four is Guyana’s latest COVID-19 death

Another person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has died today. This now takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to...

43 new COVID-19 cases detected; active cases now at 466

The Ministry of Health reported today that 43 more persons have tested positive in the last 24 hours from some 674 tests conducted. According to...

EYEWITNESS: Taking control… of our financing

With our economy set on an exponential growth trajectory on account of our just as exponentially growing oil industry, VP Bharrat Jagdeo had reason...

Armed bandits chopped, robbed man after breaking in his Craig, EBD, home

A 45-year-old man of Craig, East Bank Demerara is now nursing a chop wound to his head after armed bandits broke into his house...

Motorcycles, ganja seized during police raids in G/T; 4 arrested

Four persons were arrested and several items seized by police during raids conducted throughout Georgetown this morning. The areas where ranks of the Regional Division...

Early morning fire destroys teacher’s apartment at NA house

A fire of unknown origin destroyed the bottom flat of a New Amsterdam, Berbice house early this morning. The house was occupied by a 28...

Chinese businessman robbed outside Vryheid Lust supermarket

A 39-year-old Chinese businessman was robbed of half a million dollars outside his Vryheid Lust, East Coast Demerara, supermarket. The robbery occurred sometime around 02:00h...