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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Smartphones can help sight and hearing impaired – ICT Roadshow workshop

People living with hearing and visual impairments participated in a workshop this morning on how Information and Communications Technology (ICT) can improve their quality...

First Lady urges youths to embrace technology at robotics exhibition

First Lady, Mrs Sandra Granger, on Saturday attended the Second Annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Robotics Exhibition hosted by STEM Guyana in...

Port Security to be tightened with US$8,000 ID card system

A Port Security Access Card (PSAC) system donated by the United States on Firday is expected to significantly tighten up security at ports in...

62 complete Linden STEM Robotics Workshop

First Lady, Mrs Sandra Granger, on Thursday, encouraged 62 graduates of the first Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Robotics Workshop to be held...

British funded solar lights installed at National Park

The Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) in collaboration with the British High Commission saw the installation of forty five (45) integrated stand-alone solar powered 80W...

India funded ICT Centre at UG in its final stage- High Commissioner

The India-funded US$1 million Centre of Excellence in Information Technology is expected to be in operation by the end of next month. This is according...

Taxpayers, companies can now file their tax returns online as GRA launches ‘eServices’

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) says that taxpayers and companies can now file their tax returns online with the long awaited introduction of its...

Over 50 coaches to be certified for participation in National Robotics Tournament

A series of Certification programmes for technology ‘buffs’, youth leaders and teachers interested in starting technology clubs in communities will be conducted by STEM...

‘Anemic’ iPhone 8 demand drags Apple shares lower

By Supantha Mukherjee (Reuters) - Signs of poor demand for the iPhone 8 fueled more questions on Thursday over Apple Inc’s strategy of releasing two...

Apple unveils three new iPhones, hails ‘biggest leap forward’

(AFP ) Apple unveiled three new iPhone models on Monday, including a top-of-line handset described as "the biggest leap forward" since the original iPhone...

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The Alliance For Change (AFC) is unsure whether Executive Member Moses Nagamootoo will return as its prime ministerial candidate for the upcoming General and...

Mother of 3 accused of sneaking marijuana into lockups remanded

A 33-year-old Kaneville, East Bank Demerara (EBD) resident is now on remand after she allegedly attempted to sneak marijuana into the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts...

GPF Public Relations Department undergoes training from UK specialists

The Guyana Police Force’s (GPF) Public Relations Department was among the first to undergo training as part of the Force’s reform process. On Tuesday...

Teens charged with armed robbery remanded

Two teenagers, ages 18 and 19 on Wednesday appeared before Georgetown Magistrate Faith McGusty where they were charged jointly for robbery underarms. They were both...

No-confidence case: Ram’s attorney makes oral submissions

....Chief Justice (ag) to rule on January 31, 2019 Attorney Kamal Ramkarran has made oral submissions before acting Chief Justice (CJ) Roxane George, regarding legal...

UG offers new degree programme …says boundless opportunities with BSc in Food Science

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Kohli rested for last two New Zealand ODIs

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Motorcyclist crushed by truck at WBD

A motorcyclist lost his life in the most gruesome fashion moments ago when he collided with a truck and was crushed to death at...