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Guyana awaiting UN chief’s move on border controversy

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:24
Minister of Foreign Affairs Carl Greenidge yesterday assured that United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is still actively considering the way forward to resolve the Guyana-Venezuela border...

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Fury over some appointments to Linden TV station Board

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:23
The addition of some persons to the Board of Trustees of Region 10 Broadcasting Inc (RBI) has generated controversy with at least one regional councillor threatening protests over the appointments...

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Body of missing Parfait Harmonie man pulled from canal

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:22
The partially decomposed body of a man who was missing for two days, was yesterday afternoon found in a canal at Onderneeming, Parfait Harmonie, West Bank Demerara, a short distance from his home.

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Information and communication tech needs in rural, hinterland areas to be evaluated

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:21
An Information and Communication Technology (ICT) needs assessment project will get underway in hinterland and rural communities in Guyana soon, GINA said yesterday.

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Yarrowkabra man jailed for three years for ganja

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:20
A Yarrowkabra man was yesterday sentenced to three years in prison and fined $2.7 million after being found guilty of having marijuana in his possession for trafficking.

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Man in custody over Kamarang sisters crushed to death by tree

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:19
Police have detained a man in connection with the deaths of two Kamarang girls after a tree fell on them on Thursday in the Region Seven village.

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City still owes hundreds of millions to contractors

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:18
A cash-strapped City Hall still owes hundreds of millions of dollars to contractors and two major projects have been temporarily shelved due to the cash crunch.

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Miner, GPL employee charged with ganja trafficking

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:17
Two men, accused of having marijuana for trafficking, appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court yesterday and one was remanded to prison while the other was granted bail.

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Jagdeo urges gov’t to do more on Region Five flooding

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:16
Leader of the Opposition, Bharrat Jagdeo on Thursday called for government to do more to help the people of Region 5 who have been hard-hit by flooding.

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WPA urges review of parking meters project

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:15
The Working People’s Alliance (WPA) yesterday called for a review of plans for parking meters in the city and it welcomed the intervention of central government in this case.

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Bravo, bowlers inspire Windies to reach final

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:14
West Indies pulled off a coup to beat South Africa for the second time in the triangular series and book a place in tomorrow’s final against Australia.

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Region Nine to have 25 new wells by end of year

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:14
Having endured a scorching drought up to May this year,  Region Nine is expected to have 25 new wells by the end of the year, the Guyana Water Inc (GWI) says.

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Messi primed to end Argentina drought in Copa final

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:13
(Reuters) – Chile face Argentina in  omorrow’s Copa America final for the right to call themselves South America’s dominant team but perhaps an even bigger question for football fans the world...

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Big expansion planned for emergency medical services – Harmon

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:13
The Ministry of Public Health in collaboration with the Ministry of Public Security by year end will be rolling out the first phase of an emergency medical services project which will see a drastic...

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‘Two Feet’ charged over Kuru Kururu teen shooting

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:12
A 24-year-old man accused of shooting a teen on Monday during an argument at Kuru Kururu, Linden/Soesdyke Highway, was remanded to prison when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court...

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Patriots eyeing top four spot after disappointing debut season

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:12
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – West Indies Twenty20 star Carlos Brathwaite has backed St Kitts and Nevis Patriots to reach the playoffs of this season’s Caribbean Premier League.

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Henry tops coaching course in Hungary

Sat, 06/25/2016 - 02:11
Guyana’s Theodore Henry graduated at the top of his class following a three-month International Coaching Course from the University of Physical Education in Budapest, Hungary.

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Cynthia Blackman Chung

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Enid Lorimer

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Bandit nabbed after gunmen storm South Ruimveldt supermarket

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 20:58
Armed bandits today stormed a supermarket at South Ruimveldt and one was caught following an exchange of gunfire with police. The suspected bandit was identified as …to continue reading this...

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