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Second ton for Warner puts Australia in charge

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 04:15
(Reuters) – India were 105 for two in their second innings, chasing an improbable 364 for victory, at lunch on the fifth day of the first test against Australia at Adelaide Oval last night....

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SKYE project trains 107 more young people

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 04:15
Over 100 young people are now equipped with work and life skills, having completed some 4 to 5 weeks of training under the United States Agency International Development (USAID) Skills and Knowledge...

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CAL charging new luggage fee

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 23:51
(Trinidad Express)  State carrier Caribbean Airlines yesterday announced a new baggage policy of charging customers for their second checked bag. The first checked bag continues to be free – together...

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Maritime officials trained to deal with oil spills

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 16:07
Officials from the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD), the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Guyana Defence Force Coast Guard recently participated in a Sub-Regional Workshop on Oil Pollution...

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GDF reaches out to Kaikan

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 13:30
The Guyana Defence Force on Monday made a series of donations to the community of Kaikan, located on the Wenamu River, near the Venezuelan border. A release from the GDF said that Chief of Staff...

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GDF reaches out to Kaikan

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 13:29
The Guyana Defence Force on Monday made a series of donations to the community of Kaikan, located on the Wenamu River, near the Venezuelan border. A release from the GDF said that Chief of Staff...

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No crime upsurge in Tuschen, Zeelugt housing schemes – police

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 13:27
The police today denied reports of an upsurge in crime in the Tuschen and Zeelugt communities on the West Demerara. The police press release follows: Cognisant of comments attributed to Alliance for...

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EU warns St Kitts, St Vincent over illegal fishing

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 11:59
BRUSSELS, (Reuters) – The European Commission has issued warnings to four Pacific and Caribbean countries for failing to crack down on illegal fishing, exposing them to a possible trade ban....

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Ron Sanders out of race for top Commonwealth post

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 06:42
Guyanese Sir Ronald Sanders, Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of the Commonwealth, University of London, has withdrawn from the contest within Caricom region for the candidacy for the position...

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GDF, Pele triumph over opponents …in GFA/Banks Beer Cup

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 04:28
The Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and Pele FC recorded 3-1 group victories over Black Pearl and Flamingo FC when the Georgetown Football Association (GFA)/Banks Beer Cup continued at the Camp Ayanganna...

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Yesu Persaud blisters gov’t

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 04:26
Business icon Yesu Persaud launched a scathing attack on the Donald Ramotar administration on Tuesday decrying it for disrespecting fundamental human rights and targeting critics. He is hoping for a...

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APNU heartened at GECOM poll preparations

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 04:25
With general elections looming next year, the main opposition APNU yesterday met with the Guyana Elections Com-mission (GECOM) on its readiness for polls and said that it was “encouraged” by the...

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Boss charged with logger’s death after Mabura camp fire

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 04:24
Rajesh Roopnarine, the man who allegedly caused the death of one of his workers after setting his mining camp on fire, has been charged with murder. Roopnarine, 45, of 12 Alliance Road,...

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GPL uncovers illegal wiring, street lights in Providence housing scheme

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 04:23
The Guyana Power and Light Inc (GPL) has discovered that 44 houses are connected illegally in a housing scheme at the back of the Providence Stadium and there are also 50 illegal street lights. A...

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Brazil confederation accused of corruption – auditors

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 04:22
 SAO PAULO, (Reuters) – Directors of the Brazilian Volleyball Confederation (CBV) paid friends and family about 30 million reais ($11.32 million) for questionable contracts between 2010 and...

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Bandits cart off safes from Superbet centre

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 04:22
Four bandits lugged off two safes from the Superbet Sport Betting branch on Hinck Street early yesterday morning and three men have since been held by police. A source told Stabroek News that the...

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GFC signs international winger Trayon Bobb …for Banks DIH tourney

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 04:21
Golden Jaguars international winger Trayon Bobb is expected to don the colours of the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) during the Georgetown Football Association’s (GFA) Banks DIH year-end tourney....

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Tempers flare at RDC over funds for One Mile Primary rebuilding

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 04:21
By Jeff Trotman   Region Ten Chairman Sharma Solomon has lashed out against persons who have hinted at a perceived lack of accountability in the manner in which solicited funds for the...

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Zachary Persaud wins Marian Academy inaugural karate cup

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 04:20
Zachary Persaud of Marian Academy and student of the Jaguars Karate Association (JKA) recently received his medal after emerging as winner in his school’s Inaugural Cup tournament held on October 20,...

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GPL stands firm against ‘joint’ negotiations with workers’ unions

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 04:20
The Guyana Power and Light Inc (GPL) is standing by its decision to negotiate separately with the two unions representing its workers and has urged them to engage early so that staff can be paid in...

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