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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Guyana’s Van Lange shines in Joola North American Table-Tennis Championships in US

Jonathan Van Lange continued on his way to becoming one of Guyana’s top young table-tennis players, having starred in the recent Joola North American...

Shannon Gabriel suspended from Mirpur Test

West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel has received a one-Test suspension from the ICC, following an incident in the Chattogram Test wherein he made...

Porknocker who partially severed brother-in-law’s neck arraigned

The Porknocker, who on Monday last, reportedly used a knife and hammer to partially sever the neck of his brother-in-law was on Friday arraigned...

Linden to Lethem road project not affected by regime change in Brazil- Official

A senior government official from Brazil’s Ministry of External Relations has revealed that the commitment to build an all-weather road from Lethem to Linden...

City Hall hired contractors without contracts – Town Clerk confirms to CoI

Town Clerk, Royston King, returned to the stand today (Friday), at the ongoing Commission of Inquiry, where he affirmed that City Hall engaged contractors...

Guyanese business delegation heading to Scotland to foster oil relations

Come November, a delegation from local businesses, who are members of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), will be heading to the...

GCCI to host inaugural energy forum

The Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) has announced that it will be hosting Guyana's Inaugural Energy Forum at The Symposium, Duke Lodge at...

12 homeless after fire guts Sophia house

A fire of unknown of origin on Sunday afternoon gutted a “B” Field, Sophia, Greater Georgetown house leaving at least 12 people homeless. The...

Corentyne Chamber wants reduction on current Berbice Bridge tolls

In the wake of a recent announcement that the Berbice Bridge Company Inc. (BBCI) intends to increase its fares, the Central Corentyne Chamber of...

Technical team meet to chart a way forward on prison issue – Min. Harmon

The Cabinet has been briefed, following the recent prison escape and unrest at the Lusignan Prison’s Holding Bay. During a post-Cabinet press briefing today, Minister...

Recent Articles

Suspect in Eccles execution-style killing arrested in private hospital

One of the alleged perpetrators who shot and killed a young father execution-style on Tuesday night in the vicinity of the two Brothers Service...

No-confidence cases: Submissions filed in the High Court

The various parties in the legal challenges relating to the no-confidence vote have filed and sent out their submissions to the High Court. In one,...

Letter: If GECOM cannot cope then the staff should be replaced

Dear Editor, I want to throw this out there - does it make sense that on one hand the constitution, which is the supreme law...

Four dead in clashes ahead of Venezuela protests

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — At least four people have died following overnight clashes ahead of Wednesday's rival protests in Venezuela by supporters and opponents...

Miner accused of fraud gets bail

A miner found himself before the Court on Wednesday after he allegedly failed to return funds obtained following the sale of car parts to...

West Indies bat first at Bridgetown as England leave out Stuart Broad

ESPNcricinfo- West Indies won the toss and chose to bat on the opening day of the first Test against England in Barbados. England have selected...

PPP/C presidential candidate on the move, begins outreach in Berbice

Newly elected People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) presidential candidate, Irfaan Ali travelled to Berbice, on Tuesday, where he was given a resounding welcome as he...

Man executed in Eccles

A man was on Tuesday evening gunned down in the vicinity of the Two Brothers Service Station, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) by two...

EYEWITNESS: Dragging their feet…

…but digging their grave It was a bit surprising the PNC’s still insisting the elections be dragged out – via their unilaterally appointed GECOM Chair,...

CCAC preparing legislation to protect rights of customers who shop online

With the use of online shopping vastly expanding, the Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC) has taken up the task of expanding its mandate...