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Trump threatens ‘big problems’ for Iran

US President Donald Trump has warned Iran of "big problems" if it resumes the nuclear programme it agreed to curb in a 2015 international...

Internationally…South African gunmen kill 11 taxi drivers in ambush

The men from Gauteng province were travelling to Johannesburg on Saturday night when their minibus was fired on. The victims, and four others critically injured,...

Misbah: The future is day/night tests

Misbah-ul-Haq, the Pakistan Test captain, has urged the cricketing world to embrace the concept of day-night Test "quickly". Pakistan are set to play their...

China’s economy grows steadily at annual rate of 6.7%

China's economy grew at an annual rate of 6.7% in the three months to September, government data showed, a sign that growth is stabilising. The...

US ‘rejects’ Venezuela’s planned election

(AFP)— The United States on Wednesday denounced Venezuela's plan to hold a presidential election before the end of April, arguing that such a vote...

One of UK’s biggest landlords bans ‘coloured’ people from renting because of curry smell

INDEPENDENT (UK) One of the UK’s biggest buy-to-let landlords has instructed agents acting on his behalf, not to let his properties to “coloured people”,...

Asian millionaires now ‘wealthiest in the world’

Asian millionaires now control more wealth than their peers in North America, Europe and other regions, according to a new World Wealth Report from...

Fasting diet ‘regenerates diabetic pancreas’

By James Gallagher Health and science reporter, BBC News website (BBC) The pancreas can be triggered to regenerate itself through a type of fasting diet,...

Indian priests arrested for marrying off their children

(AFP) — Two priests have been arrested in India for marrying off their teenage children in a secret ceremony they believed would bring prosperity...

Indian police find 19 female foetuses in sewer

MUMBAI, India (AFP) — Indian police said Monday they had found 19 aborted female foetuses dumped in a sewer in the western state of...

Recent Articles

EYEWITNESS: More confusion…in PNC bunker

Yes, there’s no PNC “Camp”; it’s now been converted into a bunker, as the bedraggled troops of Burnham – such as they are –...

Mexican investors pitch govt on potential projects

President Dr Irfaan Ali and a high-level team of Government officials today heard pitches for several developmental and infrastructural projects from a group of...

3 more males die from COVID; 50 new cases

The Ministry of Health has reported that three more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This takes the total number...

$37.5M in ganja destroyed at Fort Nassau

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force's Regional Division Six on Friday conducted an eradication exercise along the Berbice River, in the vicinity of Fort...

Cop’s cellphone damage, breathalyzer equipment lost in bid to arrest drunk motorcyclist

A motorcyclist, who was allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol, was arrested but not before he had a scuffle with a police officer...

Motorcyclist hospitalised after colliding with tractor on Hague Access Road

A 23-year-old motorcyclist is now a patient of the Georgetown Public Hospital after he collided with a tractor on the Hague Back Access Road,...

VP of Ghana arrives for 3-day visit

See below for a statement on the visit of the Vice President of Ghana to Guyana"  His Excellency Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, Vice President of the...

Human Services Ministry launches ‘Wish Upon a Star’ initiative 

'WISH Upon a Star' - an initiative conceptualised by Minister of Human Services and Social Security, Dr. Vindhya Persaud, to fulfill the dreams of...

Fyrish Well to be replaced as GWI surveys land

Approximately 10,000 persons from Albion to Number One Village, served by the Fryish well station, will soon see an improvement in their water service....

2 Reserve Officers are first females to compete paratroopers course

Two female Reserve Officers have etched themselves into the history of the Guyana Defence Force, following their successful completion of the Basic Paratrooper Course. Second...