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Wednesday - 16th January, 2019
Corentyne youth charged with killing Bush Lot brothers
An 18-year-old cattle hand was remanded to prison yesterday after he was charged with the December 3...
Tuesday - 15th January, 2019
Butters-Grant remembered as driven businesswoman, patriot
Allison Butters-Grant, the Global Seafoods Distributors Inc Director who passed away on Sunday night...
Monday - 14th January, 2019
Clean up, clean up, everybody do your share:
This young man and a friend spent Saturday cleaning along the Georgetown seawall. The young men who ...
Saturday - 12th January, 2019
‘FED-UP’ Berbice attorneys launch new political party
The Federal United Party (FED-UP), a new political party, was launched yesterday by three Berbice at...
Friday - 11th January, 2019
Gov’t, opposition commit to engagement on national issues in wake of confidence vote
The government and the opposition have signalled their willingness to engage and work together to re...
Thursday - 10th January, 2019
Alcoholic found dead in abandoned Enterprise house was strangled -autopsy
The lifeless body of a 46-yearold man was on Monday afternoon discovered in an abandoned house at En...
Wednesday - 9th January, 2019
Movietowne Guyana yesterday began a two-day job fair, where persons seeking employment were given th...
Tuesday - 8th January, 2019
Monday - 7th January, 2019
RISE calls on Cabinet to resign in accordance with constitution
Constitutional reform lobby group RISE Guyana yesterday called on the Cabinet inclusive of the Presi...
Saturday - 5th January, 2019
High Court asked to quash no-confidence motion
- no action filed yet on 34 as majority...
Friday - 4th January, 2019
Speaker says no to reversal of confidence ruling
-gov’t to take case to court...
Thursday - 3rd January, 2019
Tuesday - 1st January, 2019
Gov’t briefs Western envoys on confidence vote
From left to right are Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan; British High Commissioner to ...
Monday - 31st December, 2018
Exxon drilling two new wells offshore
Just weeks after its 10th major find, ExxonMobil is gearing up to begin drilling for oil at two sepa...
Saturday - 29th December, 2018
Almost 300k drop in earnings for sugar workers since 2014 – GAWU
Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) workers have seen on average, a pay decline of approximately $284...
Friday - 28th December, 2018
Angoy’s Avenue youth chopped to death on Boxing Day
An Angoy’s Avenue, New Amsterdam youth, was chopped to death a short distance away from his house ...
Thursday - 27th December, 2018
Koker door at Maria’s Pleasure breaks
The koker door at Maria’s Pleasure on Wakenaam broke yesterday leading to flooding, according to a...
Tuesday - 25th December, 2018
Cabinet sub-committee to advise on way forward following no-confidence vote
A Cabinet sub-committee has been named by the APNU+AFC administration to make recommendations on the...
Monday - 24th December, 2018
US calls on Venezuela to respect Guyana’s sovereignty, international law
The US government has called on Venezuela to respect Guyana’s sovereignty and says it is monitorin...
Saturday - 22nd December, 2018
Gov’t accepts defeat – PM
While declaring last evening that APNU+AFC felt “betrayed” by the actions of its Member of Parli...
Friday - 21st December, 2018
No-confidence motion showdown set, PM confident it will be defeated
Prime Minister, Moses Nagamootoo is confident that the motion of no-confidence which was brought aga...
Thursday - 20th December, 2018
The young and not so young thronged the Vendors’ Arcade on Water Street yesterday in the annual Ch...
Wednesday - 19th December, 2018
Christmas Shopping on Regent Street happened to the beat of these expertly played drums last Friday....
Tuesday - 18th December, 2018
The Ministry of Social Protection continued its 2018 Christmas drive yesterday to spread the joy of ...
Monday - 17th December, 2018
SASOD’s 15th anniversary:
The Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) yesterday celebrated its 15th annivers...
Saturday - 15th December, 2018
Speaker refers complaint against PM to constitution reform committee
Speaker Barton Scotland has referred PPP/C Chief Whip Gail Teixeira’s complaint against Prime Mini...
Friday - 14th December, 2018
Ptolemy Reid Rehab Centre benefits from Flamenco performance:
A 90minute performance was held on Saturday evening by the Cristina Heeren Foundation of Flamenco Ar...
Thursday - 13th December, 2018
Biker dies in Bagotville crash
An 18-year-old motorcyclist died last night while his friend was injured after they were struck down...
Wednesday - 12th December, 2018
Top IT performer:
Svetlana Dowding (right), a fifth former at the Aurora Secondary School, won the top prize in Inform...
Tuesday - 11th December, 2018
Incoming Mayor of Georgetown, Ubraj Narine (front right) yesterday sat in the city council’s galle...
Monday - 10th December, 2018
PM can push constitutional reform - Ramkarran
Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo has the power to push constitutional reform to the forefront of gove...
Saturday - 8th December, 2018
The final test:
Two members of the first batch of 30 teenage mothers who completed cookery and cake decorating progr...
Friday - 7th December, 2018
Ally, Teixeira clash over ‘good life’
Insisting that the opposition’s no-confidence motion against government will be defeated, governme...
Thursday - 6th December, 2018
‘Big Head’ pleads not guilty to drug conspiracy
Hours after he was extradited from Jamaica last Friday, Tower Suites coowner Shervington Lovell, was...
Wednesday - 5th December, 2018
President has chemotherapy schedule up to May next year -returns to Cuba
President David Granger yesterday morning departed Guyana for Cuba for a second round of treatment a...
Tuesday - 4th December, 2018
ExxonMobil makes 10th oil discovery offshore Guyana
Director, Department of Energy, Dr. Mark Bynoe yesterday morning announced that US oil company Exxon...
Monday - 3rd December, 2018
Students of Success Elementary School performing a medley of Christmas Carols on Friday at the light...
Saturday - 1st December, 2018
Ubraj Narine elected city mayor, Mentore deputy
APNU councillor Pandit Ubraj Narine was elected Mayor of Georgetown when the new council was sworn i...
Friday - 30th November, 2018
Section of East Coast Public Rd to be closed tomorrow
The Ministry of Public Infrastructure says that a section of the East Coast Demerara Public Road wil...
Wednesday - 28th November, 2018
Man gets two years in jail over North West robbery
A man was yesterday sentenced to two years in jail after pleading guilty to charges of firearm and a...
Tuesday - 27th November, 2018
Convicted casino robber gets five years
Wayne Griffith, one of the men accused of stealing almost $9 million during an attack at the Ramada ...
Monday - 26th November, 2018
Poles fall on passport office fence:
These utility poles fell last evening on the fence of the Central Immigration and Passport Office co...
Saturday - 24th November, 2018
Staff of the CARICOM
Secretariat releasing biodegradable helium balloons yesterday as they began ushering in the UN Women...
Friday - 23rd November, 2018
Guyana at INTERPOL meeting
Guyana took part in the 87th General Assembly Session of the International Criminal Police Organizat...
Thursday - 22nd November, 2018
Better Hope teen girl found with illicit weapon
A Better Hope South, East Coast Demerara teenager was minutes after midday yesterday arrested by the...
Wednesday - 21st November, 2018
Natural Resource Fund bill laid in House
Finance Minister Winston Jordan on Monday introduced the Natural Resource Fund Bill 2018 for first r...
Tuesday - 20th November, 2018
Monday is Budget Day
Finance Minister Winston Jordan is to present the 2019 National Budget to the National Assembly on M...
Monday - 19th November, 2018
Auchlyne boy in custody over fatal stabbing of drinking buddy
A 16-year-old Auchlyne Village, Corentyne boy was arrested on Saturday after he allegedly dealt his ...
Saturday - 17th November, 2018
Gov’t postpones parliamentary sitting to brief MPs on no-confidence motion
The parliamentary opposition has expressed outrage at a late decision to postpone yesterday’s sitt...
Friday - 16th November, 2018
Jagdeo moving no-confidence motion against gov’t
The opposition People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) has laid a no-confidence motion in the Nat...
Thursday - 15th November, 2018
Man remanded over murder of Kuru Kururu legal clerk
A man was yesterday remanded to prison by a city court, after being charged with the murder of a Kur...
Wednesday - 14th November, 2018
Tuesday - 13th November, 2018
-accuse administration of refusing to engage on key issues
Unions at the University of Guyana (UG) yesterday charged that the administration has refused to eng...
Monday - 12th November, 2018
It’s Christmas time!
Main Street Avenue was lit up as Courts ushered in the Christmas season on Friday evening with its a...
Friday - 9th November, 2018
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., (Reuters) - A U.S. Marine Corps veteran opened fire on a crowd of mostly coll...
Thursday - 8th November, 2018
President Granger leaves hospital
President David Granger is resting comfortably at an official residence following an intensive serie...
Wednesday - 7th November, 2018
Berbice bridge company to comply with ‘unlawful’ takeover
Although saying government’s temporary takeover of the Berbice River Bridge is unlawful, the conce...
Tuesday - 6th November, 2018
Page One Comment
Irrespective of the callous plan of the Berbice Bridge Company Inc (BBCI) to impose draconian increa...
Monday - 5th November, 2018
Numeracy and literacy fair:
Pupils paying keen attention to what was being taught by a teacher at a Numeracy and Literacy fair h...
Saturday - 3rd November, 2018
Court orders GuySuCo to pay ex-workers remaining severance, interest by Jan 15th
Days after the National Assembly authorised government to spend over $2 billion in supplementary fun...
Friday - 2nd November, 2018
Smart bus stops planned
‘Smart stops’ are to be constructed in nine municipalities, according to the Department of Publi...
Thursday - 1st November, 2018
House votes for sugar severance $$
All laid off sugar workers of the Guyana Sugar Corporation can soon expect to be paid the remainder ...
Wednesday - 31st October, 2018
Region Three outreach:
On Saturday, Ranks of “D” Division (West Demerara/ East Bank Essequibo) in collaboration with th...
Tuesday - 30th October, 2018
President, First Lady for Cuba
President David Granger is to depart Guyana today for Cuba where he will remain for almost two weeks...
Monday - 29th October, 2018
NA Rotary Club in polio awareness walk
Rotarians of the New Amsterdam Rotary Club at the conclusion of the Polio awareness walk held yester...
Saturday - 27th October, 2018
Tower Suites co-owner held in Jamaica for drug trafficking
Following what has been described as “months of investigation” involving local, regional and int...
Friday - 26th October, 2018
Honorary doctorate for Shiv
Guyanese and West Indies batting maestro Shivnarine Chanderpaul yesterday received an honorary docto...
Thursday - 25th October, 2018
The sculptures facilitated by the Government of India for the Indian Immigration monument at Palmyra...
Wednesday - 24th October, 2018
Cracked walls, creaky houses, foul gas, unanswered questions
A Diamond, East Bank Demerara, home owner who lives abroad, says she has had to stay in the country ...
Tuesday - 23rd October, 2018
Drivers on trial over woman’s death at Diamond to learn fate on Friday
A new date has been set for a ruling in the matter involving Keith Hollingsworth and Ron Walker, who...
Monday - 22nd October, 2018
Three die after truck topples in Puruni
Police in Bartica ‘F’ Division say they are currently investigating an accident late Saturday af...
Saturday - 20th October, 2018
Gov’t seeks $2.451B to complete severance payout to sugar workers
Of the $7.5 billion in supplementary funding for which it is currently seeking parliamentary approva...
Friday - 19th October, 2018
Former death row prisoner found guilty of manslaughter at new trial
A 12-member jury yesterday found former death row prisoner Terry Kissoon guilty of manslaughter afte...
Thursday - 18th October, 2018
GO-Invest takes campaign to Region Nine
As part of its efforts to educate citizens and foreigners about the opportunities available in Guyan...
Wednesday - 17th October, 2018
Taxi driver to face trial over Kescia Branche murder
Matthew Munroe, the taxi driver accused of murdering 23-year-old teacher Kescia Branche, was yesterd...
Tuesday - 16th October, 2018
Rural Constable charged with murdering teen
A Rural Constable was yesterday charged with murdering 15-year-old Ricardo Singh, who was stabbed in...
Monday - 15th October, 2018
As part of activities for fire prevention week, the Guyana Fire Service (GFS) on Friday hosted a fir...
Saturday - 13th October, 2018
-8% increase for 2018
Education Minister Nicolette Henry shakes hand with GTU President Mark Lyte after reaching an agreem...
Friday - 12th October, 2018
Cops to probe claim that AFC fraudulently procured names for backers’ lists
The police are now tasked with investigating the allegation that the Alliance For Change (AFC) fraud...
Thursday - 11th October, 2018
President receives Jungle Warrior Machete from Brazilian Army:
Colonel Nilton de Figueiredo Lampert, Commanding Officer of the Brazilian Jungle Warfare Training Ce...
Wednesday - 10th October, 2018
President for a day:
Renuka Persaud (at left) addressing Cabinet yesterday as President David Granger and Canadian High C...
Tuesday - 9th October, 2018
Corentyne block maker stabbed to death after row with drinking buddy
A young Corentyne block maker is now dead after being stabbed over two dozen times by a drinking bud...
Monday - 8th October, 2018
The Ministry of Social Protection
in collaboration with the Regional Democratic Council (RDC) of Region Four yesterday shone the spotl...
Saturday - 6th October, 2018
GECOM Chairman complains of attempts to derail local gov’t polls
Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Chairman Justice (ret’d) James Patterson yesterday disclosed t...
Friday - 5th October, 2018
Poor families to get free homes, subsidies for repairs
Under a five-year Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA) initiative, approximately 2...
Thursday - 4th October, 2018
Guysons certified to service oil and gas industry
Local firms Guysons Oil and Gas Services and Guysons Engineering, were recognised yesterday for havi...
Wednesday - 3rd October, 2018
Watch your step:
The footbridge along Camp Street near the junction with Lamaha Street is in need of repair....
Tuesday - 2nd October, 2018
A father helps his son wrap a tree along Camp Street yesterday as part of a tree wrapping exercise o...
Monday - 1st October, 2018
Second Liliendaal accident victim dies
Mikhail Punch, the driver of the car, which crashed into a utility pole at Liliendaal, along the Rup...
Saturday - 29th September, 2018
Law allows for LGE nominators to be made public
The People’s Progressive Party-nominated commissioners on the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) ...
Friday - 28th September, 2018
AFC accuses GECOM of breaching confidentiality of LGE nominators
The Alliance For Change (AFC) yesterday accused the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) of breaching...
Thursday - 27th September, 2018
East Coast traffic woes deepen because of road project
The flow of traffic between Mon Repos and Plaisance has further slowed during rush hour as a result ...
Wednesday - 26th September, 2018
Alleged mastermind, female accused cleared of Tain mother’s murder
Indira Outar, the woman who was charged with procuring five persons to murder a Tain mother in Febru...
Tuesday - 25th September, 2018
North Ruimveldt couple, daughter-in-law charged after 93-lb ganja bust
Tombs and grass competing: Tombs are barely visible in Le Repentir Cemetery which has been overtaken...
Monday - 24th September, 2018
Canada seizes cocaine from ship with Guyana bauxite
Four persons were arrested and two of them have been charged after a large quantity of cocaine was s...
Saturday - 22nd September, 2018
Vanishing act Voluntary groups disappear from race for city council
Voluntary groups have disappeared from the contest for seats on the Georgetown City Council but a fe...
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