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Friday, November 16, 2018

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...

HAPPENING NOW…GECOM receiving lists of candidates from political parties, groups contesting LGE 2018

As Nomination Day for Local Government Elections (LGE) gets underway on Friday, officials at the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) are currently perusing the Lists...

US Border Patrol agent arrested in 4 deaths described as serial killer

(CNN) – A supervisory US Border Patrol agent who authorities are calling a serial killer was arrested Saturday in the deaths of four people after...

England to begin tour of West Indies in Jan 2019

England will arrive in the West Indies on 11th of January 2019, to start the biggest International Home Series between the two teams since 2009,...

EYEWITNESS: Heritage…

…of First Peoples With the month of September nigh upon us, we’ve been reminded that this is “Amerindian Heritage Month” – or “Indigenous Heritage Month”,...

CPL 2018: Tallawahs take down Tridents

Jamaica Tallawahs are top of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) after beating Barbados Tridents by five wickets at the Kensington Oval to make...

President, Opposition Leader to meet soon over Top Cop’s appointment

President David Granger and Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo are expected to meet as soon as Thursday coming for talks and to possibly make...

Residents call for Police patrols over heightened crime in Kuru-Kururu

Residents in Kuru-Kururu, on the Soesdyke Linden Highway are now scared for their lives as crimes in the area have increased, prompting residents to...

CPL 2018: Tridents seeking advantage over ruffled Tallawahs tonight

Barbados Tridents will be seeking to take advantage of an under-pressure Jamaica Tallawahs when the two sides meet at Fort Lauderhill, Florida for a...

Teachers express support for strike action as Union hosts engagement

Executives of the Guyana Teacher’s Union (GTU) hosted the first of two engagements on Monday morning, where teachers expressed their full support to commence...

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Parliament sitting postponed at Govt’s request, says Clerk

The postponement of Friday’s sitting of the National Assembly, just one day after the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) filed a no-confidence motion against the...

Press association blasts APNU/AFC over “continued intimidation of media workers”

The Guyana Press Association (GPA), moments after a press conference hosted by the A Partnership for National Unity (APNU)/Alliance For Change (AFC) Government, called...

New standard for restaurants aimed at improving quality of services offered

…implementation to enable better services for consumers The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS), the Tourism Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG) and the Guyana Tourism...

Labourer accused of stealing canter batteries gets $40,000 bail

A 31-year-old labourer of Lot 56 Norton Street, Georgetown, on Friday, found himself before Senior Magistrate Leron Daly, after being accused of committing simple...

Shop owner remanded over alleged narco trafficking

A shop owner of Lot ‘E’ Hardina Street, Werk-en-Rust, Georgetown, was on Friday hauled before the courts after she was allegedly busted with a...

GECOM working to resolve electoral ties in 3 constituencies

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), at a press conference held today (Friday), said it is currently working to address electoral ties in three constituencies...

Op Ed: Whim Referendum – Total rejection, repudiation of Nagamootoo and AFC

By Dr Leslie Ramsammy  Webster's Dictionary has chosen TOXIC as the 2018 Word of the Year. Local Government Elections (LGE) 2018 dramatically pronounced the AFC...

Poultry farmer busted with several packets of cocaine en route to Suriname

Police says a 50-year-old poultry farmer of Smythfield, New Amsterdam, Berbice was arrested at the Moleson Creek Ferry Stelling about 09:25h. today (Friday) for...

Bravo opens up on 2014 India tour pull-out

  (ESPNCricinfo) On October 17, 2014, India and West Indies played the fourth ODI of a five-match series, in the hill town of Dharamsala. Halfway through...

‘Don’t blame us’ – GECOM boss says in response to low voter turnout

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has made significant gains in the November 12 Local Government Elections (LGE). This has come, however, with a meager...