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The EPA is contravening the Environmental Protection Act with its list of consultants qualified to conduct environment impact assessments

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:12
Dear Editor, The Environmental Protection Act No 11 of 1996 (EP Act) clearly states under Part II ‒ Establishment and Functions of the Agency ‒ “In the exercise of its functions the agency shall (a)...

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Pedro paces Conquerors to 2-0 defeat of GFC

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:12
Despite being outplayed for large portions of the game Fruta Conquerors scraped past Georgetown Football Club (GFC) 2-0 when the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Stag Beer Elite League continued...

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Corentyne man killed in fight over music

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:12
A man was shopped to death in the wee hours of yesterday morning during an altercation over music in Bloomfield, Corentyne, Berbice and the alleged perpetrator is currently in custody.

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RCB beat Kings XI Punjab in one-run thriller

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:11
AB de Villiers yesterday plundered 64 runs in a 35-ball display of masterful batting after Royal Challengers Bangalore slumped to 67 for 3 against Kings XI Punjab in Mohali.

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Ogle Airport Inc is in full compliance with Article 24

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:11
Dear Editor, I refer to Mr Christopher Ram’s letter in the Sunday Stabroek of 8th May, addressed to Mr Jerome Khan, in which he invites Mr Khan to comment on the role of President Granger in the...

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IPA begins withdrawal of Lailac infant milk

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:11
After five months of wrangling, local distributor International Pharmaceu-tical Agency (IPA) Guyana Ltd has agreed to comply with an order to withdraw Lailac Infant Milk from the shelves.

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Rifle shooters aiming to complete the ‘Circle’

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:10
National fullbore skipper Mahendra Persaud said his team will need to make every shot count when they begin their title defence in the 2016 West Indies fullbore Shooting Council (WIFBSC) Short Range...

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Fire raging at Gafoors

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 18:50
A huge fire, which started at Gafoor’s Houston Complex, is currently still raging. Stabroek News understands that the fire started in one of the bonds and has since razed part of the store and...

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Cummings Lodge man shot, robbed of $1.8m

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 15:41
About 1000h. today, the police say that Sean Harper, 46 years, of Cummings Lodge, ECD, was about to exit his motor vehicle at Alexander Street, Kitty, when he was attacked by a man armed with a...

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GTT launches 4G service

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 15:37
GTT today unveiled its 4G service. A release from the company follows: GTT launches 30 times faster 4G Starting today more than 85% of our customers will get blazing fast 4G.

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Police seeking three suspects over four murders

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 14:00
The police today issued wanted bulletins for three murder accused and one of them is wanted for questioning in relation to two killings.

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Acting speaker of Brazil lower house annuls Rousseff impeachment

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 12:58
BRASILIA,  (Reuters) – The acting speaker of the lower house of Brazil’s Congress annulled the impeachment process against President Dilma Rousseff today and called for a new vote in the...

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Belmont motor biker dies in Kairuni accident

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 12:49
At about 1455h. yesterday, the police say that Deoram Persaud, 39 years, of Belmont, Mahaica, ECD, was riding a motorcycle along the roadway at Kairuni, Soesdyke-Linden Highway, allegedly at a fast...

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Fleeing robbery suspect dies after shot in back by police

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 12:43
About 0110h. today, ranks of a mobile police patrol along Broad Street, Montrose, ECD, saw a man running behind a motor vehicle with registration PSS 6835 and shouting that he had been robbed of a...

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