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Crum-Ewing created the space for more citizens to take a stand

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:03
Dear Editor,   On March 24, the President of Guyana, Mr Donald Ramotar finally expressed his true views about the late Mr Courtney Crum-Ewing at a forum for the business community in Berbice. Mr...

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FIFA taking the wrong approach to development, says Prince Ali

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:03
VIENNA, (Reuters) – FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan believes that world soccer’s governing body is taking the wrong approach to development of the sport, leaving...

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Understanding and unlearning fear (Part 1)

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:03
Fear is a fascinating thing. Some degree of fear is essential to our survival – in fact, a major part of the training of all living creatures after birth is in figuring out how to keep...

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Local IT company to work with UG students on broadening career options

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:03
Starr Computers is reporting “very positive responses” from the University of Guyana Students Society (UGSS) to what it says is an initiative by the company intended to help open up new career paths...

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Costa Rica fires ambassador in Venezuela after vocal support of Maduro

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:02
SAN JOSE, (Reuters) – Costa Rica fired its ambassador in Venezuela after the diplomat gave an interview in which he defended the Venezuelan government, the Central American country said on...

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Defeat to New Zealand galvanised Australia – Clarke

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:02
SYDNEY, (Reuters) – Losing to New Zealand in the World Cup pool stage was the kick up the backside Australia needed and the subsequent improvement was on show in their semi-final victory over...

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Happy ending for ‘Race to the Altar’ winners

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:02
Winston Waddle and Natasha Goodrich are not at all nervous about picking up their $2 million ‘Race to the Altar’ wedding prize at the Roraima Duke Lodge this weekend. Tomorrow, the couple and 50...

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The PPP has made many mistakes

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:02
Dear Editor   Admittedly the PNC made countless errors during their tenure in government, the main one being that they allowed the late President Burnham unchecked political and governmental...

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The Politics of Perks

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:02
Months before the 2011 elections, I wrote a very short piece in this column which carried the same caption as the lead today. Since this is once again another elections campaign “season”, I seek to...

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Wedding Expo provides unique opportunity for businesses in the industry – coordinator

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:01
Setting aside the highly-entertaining public spectacle which the Roraima Group of Companies’ Wedding Expo has become, its organisers are holding it up as a worthwhile business venture for other...

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New York buildings collapse in possible gas blast, 19 hurt

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:01
NEW YORK, (Reuters) – Four apartment buildings in New York’s East Village neighborhood caught fire from an apparent gas explosion on Thursday and three collapsed, causing 19 injuries,...

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Gibson back as England pace bowling coach for Windies tour

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:01
LONDON, (Reuters) – Former West Indies paceman Ottis Gibson will return for a second spell as England’s fast bowling coach for next month’s tour of the West Indies, the England and Wales...

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Kitco Market Data

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:01
Gold Prices for the three day period ending Thursday March 26, 2015

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Wastewater fund encouraging private sector to submit proposals for projects

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 05:01
Dear Editor, In July, 2011 the Government of Guyana signed an agreement with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) for the establishment of the revolving fund for financing wastewater management...

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‘Psycho’ gets 12 years for killing fellow inmate

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 23:45
After admitting to fatally bludgeoning a fellow inmate at the New Amsterdam Prison, Jason Orlando McKenzie, known as “Psycho,” was sentenced to 12 years in jail yesterday. McKenzie, 28, of Lot 291...

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Crum-Ewing murder undermines freedom, democracy –bar, justice groups

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 19:47
The murder of activist Courtney Crum-Ewing has undermined Guyana’s democracy contributing to a cycle of fear and President Donald Ramotar’s attempt to liken him to a criminal is ill-advised, the...

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102nd anniversary of Rosehall Martyrs commemorated

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 15:03
President Donald Ramotar last evening reiterated that the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Government will work to ensure that sugar not only endures, but the industry continues to thrive,...

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102nd anniversary of Rosehall Martyrs commemorated

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 15:00
President Donald Ramotar last evening reiterated that the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Government will work to ensure that sugar not only endures, but the industry continues to thrive,...

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102nd anniversary of Rosehall Martyrs commemorated

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 14:58
President Donald Ramotar last evening reiterated that the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Government will work to ensure that sugar not only endures, but the industry continues to thrive,...

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