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Sunday, July 12, 2020

WICB salutes Tony Cozier for “outstanding” work…says his life was dedicated to the game

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) moments ago has paid tribute to Winston Anthony Lloyd Cozier, the legendary cricket journalist, who died this morning in...

Indian woman, 72, gives birth to first child

New Delhi (AFP) - Doctors in India on Wednesday raised ethical and health concerns after a woman gave birth to her first child in...

Guyanese students to benefit from Rihanna’s scholarship programme

Barbadian-born Grammy-winning singer Rihanna has announced a global scholarship programme that would fund education for students from seven countries, including her home country and...

Barack Obama to visit Hiroshima on Japan and Vietnam trip

Barack Obama is to visit Hiroshima this month - the first serving US president to travel to the Japanese city since it was hit...

French ‘sex pest’ resignation leaves bitter taste

France's Baupin sexual harassment case leaves bitter taste (BBC) - Hard not to feel depressed and disenchanted by the allegations of sexual harassment now swirling...

Philippines election: Maverick Rodrigo Duterte wins presidency

(BBC) Maverick anti-crime candidate Rodrigo 'Digong' Duterte has won the Philippine presidential elections, following the withdrawal of his opponents.   Although the official result has not...

Sadiq Khan promises a ‘better’ London

(BBC) Labour's Sadiq Khan has vowed to do all in his power to make London "better", as he was sworn in as the new...

35 tons of dead fish appear in lake in China

(CNN) At least 35 tons of dead fish appeared in a lake in southern China, leaving residents stunned. The piles of fish washed up in...

Pro soccer player Patrick Ekeng dies after collapsing on pitch

Professional soccer player Patrick Ekeng died after collapsing on the field during a televised game in Romania, according to a CNN report. Ekeng, a 26-year-old...

Handless seven-year-old girl wins U.S. handwriting contest

(BBC) - A seven-year-old student born without hands has won a U.S. national handwriting contest. Anaya Ellick from Chesapeake, Virginia, does not use prosthetics. To...

Recent Articles

GECOM has a duty to dismiss Lowenfield forthwith for his fraudulent conduct – PPP

See full statement from the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) In what may possibly be his final fraudulent act, Keith Lowenfield has presented another perverse...

Lowenfield’s actions cannot be justified; only democratic solution for Guyana is the recount results...

See full statement from the Organisation of American States (OAS): Respect for the Results of the National Recount is Guyana’s only Democratic Solution July 11, 2020 The...

Lowenfield’s fraudulent report an insult to Guyanese, int’l community – Ali

Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) Dr Irfaan Ali has asserted that the latest fraudulent report submitted by Chief Elections Officer...

GECOM to meet again on Monday

The Guyana Elections Commission is now scheduled to meet again on Monday, July 13, 2020. The seven-member Commission is expected to now discuss the way...

Guyana records 17th COVID-19 death

The Ministry of Public Health has announced that Guyana has recorded its 17th COVID-19 related death. "The Ministry of Public Health today confirmed that Guyana...

Amitabh Bachchan & Abhishek Bachchan test positive for Covid-19

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan was on Saturday evening admitted to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai after he tested positive for Covid-19. The veteran actor made...

Granger need not feel hurt, should congratulate Ali on victory – GCCI

See full statement from the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI):  In every Presidential contest there is unfortunately only one winner. This Election cycle,...

Lowenfield used Mingo’s fraudulent figures to submit new report

The figures used in the latest report submitted by the Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield are the fraudulent numbers declared by the Returning Officer...

CEO submits report with fraudulent figures

Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield has submitted a report with numbers that do not reflect the recount figures. According to Opposition-nominated Commissioner at GECOM Sase...

Lowenfield refuses to submit elections report by 11am

Chief Elections Officer Keith Lowenfield has once again refused to submit his elections report as requested by the GECOM Chair Justice Claudette Singh. Lowenfield was...