Stabroek

Subscribe to Stabroek feed Stabroek
Get the latest Guyana news from the Stabroek News and Sunday Stabroek. Local website with breaking news, sport, opinion and multimedia.
Updated: 13 min 22 sec ago

Tucville shooting victim dies; arrest warrant issued for suspect

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:16
Rayon Clementson, who was shot to his thigh in Tucville on July 14 succumbed to his injuries on Friday night at the Georgetown Public Hospital (GPH).

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Guyana squash juniors in historic 11th consecutive overall team title triumph

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:16
Guyana clinched their 11th consecutive overall team title by securing the boys team title for the third consecutive year while adding a silver medal in the girls’ section when the 33rd Junior...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Addis Ababa financing for development conference Action Agenda: Fighting corruption in its many forms

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:16
Introduction         Hypothesis: Paradigm shift   The hypothesis that has been under consideration in my July columns thus far, is that international best practices in the area of financing...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Is the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative worth joining?

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:15
Endowed It is understood that Guyana has been encouraged to become a part of the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI). This is work that was started by the previous administration and...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Bookie spurs Guyana U15 to first win

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:15
Led by Player-of-the-match Alphius Bookie who bagged three wickets Guyana yesterday eased to a seven-wicket win over the Leeward Islands in a second round match of the West Indies Cricket Board’s...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Log exports in 2014 up by 80.77%

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:15
Exports of logs were up by a staggering 80.77% last year over the figure in 2013, according to the 2014 annual report of the Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC).

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Red Steel reach final at expense of Warriors

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:14
(CPL T20) Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel yesterday caused Guyana’s Amazon Warriors to crack with the bat and then made fairly little fuss in the run chase to run out deserving winners in a must-win...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

No musical engine here

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:14
Following recent musical explorations in the country, including Dr Vibert Cambridge’s excellent book, Musical Life in Guyana, the current depressed state of our music industry is once again a topic...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Miners predict dire straits as gold slides, engaging government

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:14
With gold plunging to a five-year low on Monday of US$1,094.5 per ounce, miners are again seeking the help of government and warning of a downturn in communities that have been dependent on the...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

GFF’s protest to FIFA apparently not upheld

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:14
Guyana’s protest to the world governing body for football (FIFA) against St. Vincent and the Grenadines for allegedly fielding an ineligible player has apparently not been upheld.

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Ramdin faces another setback

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:14
By Tony Cozier The topsy-turvy cricketing life of Denesh Ramdin has taken another back flip. Given the history, it is premature to believe that his reliably reported omission from the West Indies...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Debt and its extinguishment

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:13
The burden of debt is overwhelming country after country. Greece is in the headlines now but there are scores of others teetering on the precipice.

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Showstoppers steals the show in win over Raiders

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:13
Showstoppers, Queen Street Tiger Bay, Sparta Boss and Samaroo Dam were among the winners when the inaugural Second Ground Entertainment ‘Ballers in the Summer’ knockout street football tourney...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Colombian Trade Fair loses millions in YMCA fire

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:12
Millions in articles went up in flames early last Thursday when a fire destroyed a section of the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) complex that housed the Colombian Trade Fair Expo, at Thomas...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

TGE cyclists finish 1-2 in Nauth’s Motor Spares feature event

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:12
Team Gillette Evolution (TGE) defied the odds to finish first and second in yesterday’s feature 35-lap event of the inaugural Nauth’s Motor Spares 11-race cycle programme.

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Sean Hinds

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:12
Sean Hinds comes out of the dark and dangerous recesses of our recent history. In the relating of events of that era, he cleverly ensures that the confessions that he makes stop short of implicating...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Cops still seeking triggermen in mall owner murder

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:11
Though the two suspected planners of the armed robbery which left mall owner Ganesh Ramlall dead have been charged and placed before the court, the police are adamant that they are still actively...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Grenville Felix Memorial cycle race on today in B/ce

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:11
Cycling returns to the Ancient County today with the staging of the Grenville Felix Memorial road race. Following the David Granger victory race two weeks ago, wheelsmen from all across Guyana will...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

The Senecan revenge tragedy as popular theatre and its influence on the classics

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:11
Critics of the popular play in contemporary drama, and very specifically those in the Caribbean and Guyana, often hold it up against what is called ‘serious’ theatre.

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Ear ailments

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 05:10
(Continued) Tick infestation on the ear   Throughout the year, it is possible to find ticks abounding on the ear flap (Pinna), and to a lesser degree in the ear canal (ticks usually do not...

View full article at stabroeknews.com

Pages