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New Zealand wrap up Windies series with 240-run win

1 hour 39 min ago
WELLINGTON, (Reuters) – New Zealand’s bowlers steadily chipped away at the West Indies lineup to record a ruthless 240-run victory shortly before tea on the fourth day of the second test...

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T&T cop killed during botched restaurant robbery

1 hour 42 min ago
(Trinidad Guardian) Special Reserve police officer Richard Babwah was killed last evening during an attempted robbery at a Chinese restaurant in Arouca.

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[Videos] PPP/C MPs clash with cops over Edghill ejection

7 hours 39 min ago
Photos by Keno George The start of the consideration of the estimates of the revenue and expenditure for 2018 descended into chaos yesterday when opposition MPs faced off against police over a bid to...

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Body of murdered BV girl found in cemetery

7 hours 41 min ago
The body of an 18-year-old Qualfon employee was yesterday morning discovered in a cemetery at Triumph, East Coast Demerara with her face mutilated and the police have since arrested five persons for...

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The police should not have been called in to Parliament

7 hours 41 min ago
Dear Editor, As I write this letter I am looking at photos of opposition members of parliament being removed from the chambers by police.

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Edghill has been suspended from Parliament for ‘gross misconduct’ – Speaker

7 hours 42 min ago
Speaker of the National Assembly Dr Barton Scotland said last night that PPP/C Parliamentarian Juan Edghill has been suspended after unprecedented chaos in the House yesterday and he said he was...

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Authors of Times article ignored the complementarity of wind energy and hydropower

7 hours 42 min ago
Dear Editor, I write in response to an article carried in the Guyana Times on Monday, December 4, 2017, titled, ‘US$50M Windfarm – PPP demands answers on controversial project’.

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President’s revocation of Seafield farmers’ leases unlawful – CJ rules

7 hours 43 min ago
Acting Chief Justice Roxane George has ruled that President David Granger acted unlawfully when he revoked the leases for lands belonging to a group of Seafield, West Coast Berbice farmers.

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Sparta Boss, Leopold Street clash today at Cultural Centre Tarmac

7 hours 43 min ago
Following the abandonment of their semi-final matchup, defending champion Sparta Boss and 2012 winner Leopold Street, will lock horns today from 17:00hrs, at the National Cultural Center Tarmac in...

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PPP member sentenced to six months over faeces attack on Freddie Kissoon

7 hours 43 min ago
Jason Abdulla, one of the three men charged with dousing newspaper columnist Freddie Kissoon with human faeces, was sentenced to six months in jail yesterday, while his two co-accused in the crime,...

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Calf in police compound to be sold at auction

7 hours 44 min ago
Dear Editor, The Guyana Police Force is responding to a letter in the September 9 edition of the Stabroek News that appeared as well in the other dailies, under the caption ‘Cruel treatment of calf...

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Windies on the ropes chasing world record target

7 hours 44 min ago
HAMILTON, New Zealand, CMC – Opener Kieran Powell completed a ‘pair’ to leave West Indies in dire straits in their pursuit of a world record target of 444 runs, after Ross Taylor’s 17th Test hundred...

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All Guyana Hindus will celebrate holidays on same dates next year

7 hours 45 min ago
Dear Editor, I am pleased to inform you that the issue of Hindus celebrating religious holidays on different dates has now been resolved.

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Ex-Chancellor refutes AG’s chambers claims of link to law school snag

7 hours 45 min ago
Former acting Chancellor of the Judiciary Carl Singh yesterday rejected claims by the Attorney General’s Chambers linking him to a purported about-face by the Council of Legal Education (CLE) on the...

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Eagles, High Stars match abandoned after players scuffle

7 hours 45 min ago
The opening night of the fifth annual Upper Demerara Football Association (UDFA)/GT Beer Football Championship got off to an unfavorable start as the feature matchup between Eagles and High Stars was...

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It is distressing to watch Parliament

7 hours 46 min ago
Dear Editor, Parliament is the most distressing thing to look at, with the potential to give you immediate ulcers if you listen for too long.

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Corruption needs to be addressed by gov’t, private sector

7 hours 46 min ago
-says keen attention will be paid to 2020 elections The private sector is the driver of economic development and entrepreneurship is the driver of the private sector.

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Cabinet decision on ExxonMobil contract was in people’s best interest – Business Minister

7 hours 46 min ago
Minister of Business Dominic Gaskin says that he believes that the decision taken by Cabinet to not release the ExxonMobil contract from the inception or make public that it collected a US$18M...

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Real Madrid face formidable PSG test

7 hours 46 min ago
(Reuters) – Holders Real Madrid will have to overcome a sizeable obstacle when the Champions League resumes in February after yesterday’s draw pitted the 12-times winners against Paris St...

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Rosignol United, Hopetown FC score lopsided wins

7 hours 47 min ago
Rosignol United and Hopetown FC secured lopsided wins when the GT Beer Berbice 8-a-side football tournament continued on Sunday at the Scott’s School ground, New Amsterdam (NA).

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