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Friday, November 15, 2019

King says no decision yet on if he will return as Town Clerk

Days after the High Court reversed the dismissal of Former Town Clerk Royston King, paving the way for him to be reinstated at the...

Body of 7-yr-old burn victim to arrive in Guyana on Thursday

The body of seven-year-old Shaniya Persaud, who succumbed at the Shriners Hospital in Galveston, Texas, last Sunday after undergoing a much-needed surgery which led...

Man freed of 2014 rape charges

A 12-member mixed High Court jury on Tuesday unanimously returned a not guilty verdict against 36-year-old Nandram Ganesh, who was accused on two counts...

Carnival Cricket: Scenes from the first ‘home’ game at Providence

The National Stadium at Providence was packed to capacity to witness the action in the first home game between the Guyana Amazon Warriors and...

Former US Congresswoman hopes elections date “will be set soon”

(This article was reproduced from the Orlando Sentinel) By ILEANA ROS-LEHTINEN GUEST COLUMNIST As a political refugee, I have a unique perspective on freedom, opportunity and human...

President Granger briefs Diplomats

President David Granger, earlier today (Wednesday), met United States Ambassador to Guyana, Ms. Sarah-Ann Lynch; British High Commissioner to Guyana, Mr. Greg Quinn; Canadian...

Cops hoping for major breakthrough “soon” in Festival City drive-by shooting

One week after the gunning down of former murder accused Leon Duncan called “Whistle” and shooting of his brother along with two of their...

Education Minister refers questions on audit of UG finances to Council

After requesting that the Audit Office of Guyana (AOG) conduct an audit into the University of Guyana (UG) finances, the Education Ministry mysteriously withdrew...

Infant drowns after allegedly slipping into pond

The motionless body of a 23-month-old boy was on Monday pulled from a trench close to his Berbice home moments after he disappeared. It is...

UK Ambassador to US quits amid Trump row

Sir Kim Darroch has resigned as UK ambassador to the US, amid a row over leaked emails critical of President Trump's administration, according to...

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Student, 6, beaten with broken glass bottle at school

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Cricket West Indies appoints new team analyst

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LETTER: Massive amount of work needed to rebuild and then grow Guyana’s economy in...

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Jagdeo says will fight to ensure eligible voters are not disenfranchised

In light of the APNU/AFC objections to thousands of living people, claiming them to be dead, the Opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) says it...

No date fixed by President to dissolve Parliament

– necessary mechanisms have to be in place for fair, credible elections – Harmon Despite having set March 2, 2020 as Election Day, President David...

Nine-year-old child genius to graduate university

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Woman dies a month after being beaten by son

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Troy Resources operations remain closed

…losses estimated at US$5M and counting – exploring possibility of future underground mining venture Since closing down its mining and processing operations, Troy Resources has sustained...

Trini jailed for faking kidnapping files appeal

A Trinidadian man, who was found guilty and jailed by Magistrate Fabayo Azore in October for faking his own kidnapping in Guyana, has filed...

Collect salary increases – Jagdeo to public servants

— labels claims of PPP reversing increases as “lies” — concerned thousands will lose jobs to sustain salary increases Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo on Thursday described...