Trotman says award of 600 blocks to Exxon subsidiary was legal, vital to border security
Minister of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman yesterday said that the award of 600 oil blocks to Ex...
Friday - 18th May, 2018
Mon Repos fisherman dies after co-worker slits throat
A Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara fisherman died yesterday after a co-worker slit his throat at the N...
Thursday - 17th May, 2018
As the East Coast Demerara Road Widening and Improvement Project progresses, efforts have been stepp...
Wednesday - 16th May, 2018
D’ Aguiar Park woman charged with attempted murder of cop at GMR&SC
Maryann Daby, who police say attempted to murder a police constable and had possession of an unlicen...
Tuesday - 15th May, 2018
Miner gets 10 years for killing co-worker
Renard Romain was yesterday morning sentenced to 10 years in jail for the unlawful killing of fellow...
Monday - 14th May, 2018
GPL linesman shocked during pole replacement
A Guyana Power and Light (GPL) linesman was yesterday morning rushed to the Georgetown Public Hospit...
Saturday - 12th May, 2018
Mother’s day options:
A line of locallycrafted jewellery on sale at the Food for the Poor’s ‘Mother’s Mega Market Da...
Friday - 11th May, 2018
Third person charged over murder of America St moneychanger
Road expansion at Turkeyen: The Ministry of Public Infrastructure is undertaking works to expand and...
Thursday - 10th May, 2018
The gathering at the Europe Day reception yesterday at the Pegasus Hotel....
Wednesday - 9th May, 2018
Man charged with causing guard’s death by dangerous driving
An Anna Catherina man was yesterday remanded to prison after he was charged with causing the death o...
Tuesday - 8th May, 2018
Sara Johanna man charged over suspected vigilante killing in 2016
A Sara Johanna resident was yesterday remanded to prison after he was charged with the 2016 murder o...
Monday - 7th May, 2018
Ramjattan to press Suriname for better info to relatives of missing fishermen
When Minister of Public Security Khemraj Ramjattan meets with the Surinamese authorities today, he w...
Saturday - 5th May, 2018
Case discharged against woman accused of murdering brother
The murder charge against Debbie Hansraj, who was accused of fatally stabbing her brother, Vishal Ha...
Friday - 4th May, 2018
Guyanese fisher killed in second pirate attack
A second piracy attack on a fishing boat in Suriname waters, nearly a week after the first, which le...
Thursday - 3rd May, 2018
GDF Captain deemed fit to stand trial for wife’s murder
Guyana Defence Force captain Orwain Sandy, who was charged with the murder of his common-law wife, R...
Wednesday - 2nd May, 2018
Two killed in highway smash-up
Two men, including a policeman, were killed and another injured following an early morning accident ...
Tuesday - 1st May, 2018
Ministerial team visits drillship
A high-level ministerial team yesterday visited ExxonMobil’s Noble Bob Douglas drillship to have a...
Monday - 30th April, 2018
Fyrish cane harvester dies in Cromarty crash
A cane harvester of Fyrish Village, Corentyne died on Saturday evening and three others sustained in...
Saturday - 28th April, 2018
CJIA expansion on track
Even as he sought to assure taxpayers yesterday that they are getting value for money on the US$150 ...
Friday - 27th April, 2018
Guyana must take responsibility for loss of US catfish market – Business Minister
Minister of Business Dominic Gaskin has conceded that Guyana must take full responsibility for the c...
Thursday - 26th April, 2018
US-based couple gifts $80m for behavioural studies centre at UG
The University of Guyana has signed an agreement with the US-based Jay and Sylvia Sobhraj Foundation...
Wednesday - 25th April, 2018
Top brass from the Guyana Police Force, members of the minibus association and representatives of th...
Tuesday - 24th April, 2018
DPP nixes charges against ministers
Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Shalimar Ali-Hack yesterday discontinued the private criminal...
Monday - 23rd April, 2018
GRA gearing up for oil sector scrutiny
Acknowledging that the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) lacks the technical expertise to deal with aud...
Saturday - 21st April, 2018
Members of the Transparency Institute of Guyana Inc. yesterday participating in the anti-corruption walk organised by the State Assets Recovery Agency (SARA) with support from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime.
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Friday - 20th April, 2018
Refunding of Dynamic passengers to begin May 2nd
The Ministry of Public Infrastructure (MPI) yesterday announced that refunding of passengers who wer...
Thursday - 19th April, 2018
Police probing learner driver exam for ‘massive irregularities’
London meeting: President David Granger (right) greeting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau yest...
Wednesday - 18th April, 2018
Exxon sued in Colorado over climate change
NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) Three Colorado communities filed a lawsuit against oil compani...
Monday - 16th April, 2018
Charges against Singh, Brassington to be challenged
Former People’s Pro-gressive Party/Civic government officials Winston Brassington and Dr Ashni Sin...
Saturday - 14th April, 2018
Mercury levels at Gold Board safe, analysis finds
Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman yesterday announced that an analysis of the mercury emiss...
Friday - 13th April, 2018
Harmony Village launched:
Minister of Social Cohesion, Dr. George Norton, yesterday morning declared open Harmony Village on t...
Thursday - 12th April, 2018
Stakeholders briefed on draft moveable property bill
Stakeholders in the business sector were yesterday sensitized on the draft moveable property bill du...
Wednesday - 11th April, 2018
NGO gets $87.7m from EU to reintegrate children living in institutions
Local NGO, ChildLink has secured a grant from the European Union (EU) of $87.7m to reintegrate 749 c...
Tuesday - 10th April, 2018
Triumph man, 64, charged with threatening to kill president
A 64-year-old Triumph, East Coast Demerara resident was today remanded to prison after he was charge...
Monday - 9th April, 2018
A passenger in a speedboat took this photo of the Wakenaam Stelling yesterday. He said it’s a regu...
Saturday - 7th April, 2018
Weeping soldier charged with murdering spouse
An emotional Captain Orwain Sandy was yesterday charged with the murder of his common-law wife Reona...
Friday - 6th April, 2018
Harmon promises swift response to private sector development plan
Minister of State, Joseph Harmon last evening said that the private sector and the government are no...
Thursday - 5th April, 2018
Ramjattan says believes police version in seawall shootings
Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan says he believes Acting Commissioner of Police David ...
Wednesday - 4th April, 2018
Santa Rosa RC Church marks bicentennial
From left are parish priest Fr Pedro Torres (left), South American Provincial Superior Fr Alberto Ba...
Tuesday - 3rd April, 2018
This family enjoyed the Easter holiday yesterday with good old fashioned kite flying on the outskirt...
Monday - 2nd April, 2018
Sand Creek girl crowned Miss Rupununi Rodeo 2018
Seventeen-year-old Shanelle Thomas of Sand Creek, South Rupununi was crowned Miss Rupununi Rodeo 201...
Friday - 30th March, 2018
Gov’t mulls natural gas as transitional option to tackle power woes
Asserting that the growth of the country’s manufacturing sector is inextricably linked to the crea...
Thursday - 29th March, 2018
Mayors sworn in:
Georgetown Mayor Patricia Chase-Green (left) was one of a number of mayors and deputies sworn in at ...
Wednesday - 28th March, 2018
President David Granger last evening attended and declared open the Seventh Day Adventist Church Car...
Tuesday - 27th March, 2018
Italian oil giant expresses interest in drilling offshore
Italian oil and gas company, ENI is the latest petroleum giant to formally signal interest in drilli...
Monday - 26th March, 2018
Reopening of Colombian Embassy here under discussion
Wedding race winners:...
Saturday - 24th March, 2018
Cop charged over sexual activity with girl, 15
A police constable was yesterday remanded to prison after he was accused of sexual activity with a 1...
Friday - 23rd March, 2018
Managerial changes in keeping with succession planning - GRA
The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) yesterday said that over the last two years the GRA has been cons...
Thursday - 22nd March, 2018
Tearing up Exxon deal would be ‘disastrous’
Even as he posited that Guyana was unequally matched in negotiations with ExxonMobil and other multi...
Tuesday - 20th March, 2018
Top Cop defends fatal shooting of seawall robbery suspects
The recent fatal shooting of the three accused robbery suspects along the Seawall Public Road, in Ge...
Monday - 19th March, 2018
Independent third party must check oil revenues
The chairman of Trinidad’s transparency group says that it is imperative that an independent third...
Saturday - 17th March, 2018
Cops admit slain robbery suspect had no criminal record
With police admitting that one of the three accused robbery suspects killed along the Seawall Public...
Friday - 16th March, 2018
-after trailing bank customer Suspected robbers killed in seawall shootouts with cops
Three men, described by police as “suspected bandits,” were killed in shootouts yesterday with l...
Thursday - 15th March, 2018
Cabinet members annoyed at NICIL ad on new GuySuCo board
While Minister of State Joseph Harmon on Friday said that government is still to decide on a new Guy...
Wednesday - 14th March, 2018
City council passes motion for mayor to discipline councillors for misconduct
The City Council on Monday passed a motion to have councillors disciplined for misconduct. ...
Tuesday - 13th March, 2018
Success in business:
First Lady Sandra Granger yesterday morning opened the first Success in Business Workshop for 2018. ...
Monday - 12th March, 2018
Motorbike crash victims were not wearing helmets - police
Neither of the two persons who died in the motorcycle accident on Saturday night was wearing a helme...
Saturday - 10th March, 2018
Speeding oil production from Liza well key to rebuffing Venezuela claim to area - Trotman
Accelerating production of oil from Guyana’s first offshore well is important to rebuff any claims...
Friday - 9th March, 2018
Third man charged over Potoko Creek robbery
Three Berbice men have now been charged for the Potoko Creek, Berbice River robbery last Friday, whi...
Thursday - 8th March, 2018
Coen Jackson for court today on sex charge
Given the advice of the Chambers of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Bishops’ High Schoo...
Wednesday - 7th March, 2018
Former SWAT Head unlikely to face criminal charge over alcohol
Former Head of the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Unit, Motie Dookie who is accused of smuggling...
Tuesday - 6th March, 2018
GRA wins $3.8b case against Guyana Stores at CCJ
The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) yesterday ruled against Guyana Stores Limited’s (GSL) constit...
Monday - 5th March, 2018
Melanie Damishana octogenarian fatally struck down by minibus
An octogenarian was fatally struck down on the Melaine Damishana Public Road yesterday morning, betw...
Saturday - 3rd March, 2018
Spring tides smash West Dem sea defence, houses
Towering spring tides yesterday flooded three villages on the West Coast Demerara, destroying houses...
Friday - 2nd March, 2018
NICIL unit contracts over 100 cane harvesters at Rose Hall
The Special Purpose Unit (SPU) under the National Industrial & Commercial Investments Limite...
Thursday - 1st March, 2018
Pilot programme for science, maths launched in Bartica schools
The Office of Climate Change (OCC) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, on Tuesday launc...
Wednesday - 28th February, 2018
Doctor’s son charged with murdering businessman
Neilsen Sinclair, the accused in the fatal beating of businessman Hazrat Shaffie, was yesterday char...
Tuesday - 27th February, 2018
Eighty-one-year-old celebrating 46 years as invigilator
Eighty-one-year-old Sarifari Persaud, a supervisor at Enmore Primary will be celebrating her 46th ye...
Monday - 26th February, 2018
Dave Martins in seawall bandstand concert
Dave Martins performing at the Kingston Seawall bandstand yesterday afternoon. His concert `Is We Ow...
Saturday - 24th February, 2018
Jagdeo questions planned borrowing for sugar estates, revised targets
Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo on Thursday criticised government and Minister of Finance Winston J...
Friday - 23rd February, 2018
NIS re-examining investment in Berbice Bridge, GM says
Wakanda forever: Marvel’s Black Panther opened with a bang last evening at Caribbean Cinemas at th...
Thursday - 22nd February, 2018
Gov’t seeking $10b-15b to reopen estates
For the limited reopening of the Skeldon and Enmore sugar estates next month, government is in the p...
Wednesday - 21st February, 2018
Auditor General wants info from private developer for D'Urban Park probe
With the Republic flag-raising ceremony set to be hosted at the D’Urban Park facility again on Thu...
Tuesday - 20th February, 2018
All set for Mash:
The well-decorated Ministry of Public Security on Brickdam yesterday....
Monday - 19th February, 2018
Children’s Mashramani Costume and Float Parade:
The Department of Education, Region Two on show on Saturday....
Saturday - 17th February, 2018
Through the looking glass:
Students of the St. Joseph High School testing a telescope at the Faculty of Natural Sciences booth ...
Friday - 16th February, 2018
PPP supports reopening of sugar estates
With the planned reopening of the Skeldon and Enmore sugar estates, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo...
Thursday - 15th February, 2018
LBI man crushed to death by wall
A father of one died yesterday afternoon after the concrete wall of a bathroom which is currently un...
Wednesday - 14th February, 2018
Two charged with murdering money changer during robbery -accused alleges police brutality
Two men were yesterday charged and remanded to prison over the murder of America Street money change...
Tuesday - 13th February, 2018
Trial of accused in elderly remigrant’s murder begins tomorrow
The trial of Kevon Alfred, who is accused of murdering 75-year-old remigrant Joyce Lewis, will comme...
Monday - 12th February, 2018
Barbadian companies scouting export prospects here
Ten new Barbadian manufacturers and services exporters were expected to begin exploring trade and ma...
Saturday - 10th February, 2018
Guyana seeks closer defence ties with Brazil
President David Granger yesterday told visiting Brazilian Defence Minister Raul Jungmann that Guyana...
Friday - 9th February, 2018
Jagdeo offers no objection to Integrity Commission nominees
Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has offered a no objection to the appointment of four persons, incl...
Thursday - 8th February, 2018
ExxonMobil plays up economic growth here
From left: Minister within the Ministry of Public Health, Dr. Karen Cummings; Minister within the Mi...
Wednesday - 7th February, 2018
Parfait Harmonie works:
Lelon Saul, CH&PA CEO (left), Denise King-Tudor Director of Operations (centre) and Omar Nar...
Tuesday - 6th February, 2018
Teen charged with stealing father’s gun
A 17-year-old was yesterday remanded to prison after being charged with stealing his father’s gun....
Monday - 5th February, 2018
Guyana Goldfields bullish on US$120m underground mine
Guyana Goldfields Inc (GGI) is forging ahead with preparations for a US$120M underground mining proj...
Saturday - 3rd February, 2018
Biker dies after crashing into pole at Atlantic Ville
A biker is now dead after he crashed into a utility pole along the Atlantic Ville Public Road, on th...
Saturday - 27th January, 2018
PM in stormy meetings with ex-sugar workers in Berbice
Protesters greeted Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo and other government officials at stormy meetings...
Friday - 26th January, 2018
GDF for major revamping – President
In the coming days, the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) will undergo significant restructuring to ensure ...
Thursday - 25th January, 2018
Barber, farmer die in Cornelia Ida crash
Two men died following a car accident on the Cornelia Ida Public Road, West Coast Demerara on Tuesda...
Wednesday - 24th January, 2018
Diamond man charged with Kaneville robbery-murder
A Diamond resident was yesterday remanded to prison after being charged with the death of Ishwar Ram...
Tuesday - 23rd January, 2018
A leisurely trot:
Horseback riding on the Kingston seawall beach yesterday....
Saturday - 20th January, 2018
House approves $1.93 billion for sugar severance
The National Assembly yesterday approved nearly $2 billion to facilitate full severance by the end o...
Friday - 19th January, 2018
City cop charged with manslaughter over vendor’s killing
Gregory Bascom, the city policeman who allegedly fatally shot mentally ill vendor Marlon Fredericks ...
Thursday - 18th January, 2018
Soldier remanded over $5M armed robberies, gun and ammo
A GDF rank was yesterday remanded to prison over three armed robbery charges and alleged possession ...