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National Ebola response not good enough – APNU

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 05:11
The main opposition on Friday warned that the government’s announced response to the threat of the Ebola virus are unsatisfactory and called for a national plan of action. The call was made several...

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Man held with illegal gun at Waterloo St

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 05:11
Police early yesterday morning arrested a man allegedly with an illegal gun in his possession, moments after they turned up to investigate a report of gunshots being discharged at Waterloo Street,...

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Mon Repos businessman dies after ingesting poison

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 05:11
A Mon Repos businessman committed suicide on Thursday after having an argument with his wife. The Rahim Supermarket owner was taken to the Georgetown Public Hospital where he was pronounced dead on...

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China guidelines for mineral companies operating in foreign lands a boon to Guyana – GHRA

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 05:10
The Guyana Human Rights Association is endorsing a set of guidelines introduced yesterday by a Chinese mineral company as it champions full disclosure of payments made by governments, the free flow...

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Mahendra Singh

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 00:44


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Inez Clarke

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 00:28


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Emma Bishop nee Hamilton

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 00:18


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PNCR General Council

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 21:57
The final General Council Meeting of the People’s National Council Reform (PNCR) for 2014 was held today at the party’s headquarters, Sophia. The meeting was held under theme “PNCR For National...

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Education grant shared in city

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 21:50
Over 12, 870 parents and guardians today received the Education Ministry’s “Because We Care” grant at several locations in Georgetown as the distribution of the $10,000 support continues across the...

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Police recover Luger

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 17:38
At about 0515h. today, ranks of a mobile police patrol responded to a report of gunshots being discharged at Waterloo Street, Georgetown. A man was arrested and found in possession of an unlicensed...

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China to help Guyana with mineral mapping

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 14:38
China is to help Guyana with the mapping of its mineral resources, it was announced today by the Ministry of Natural Resources. The announcement will be greeted with some concern considering the view...

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Assistant Superintendent of Police shot in foot at Lethem

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 10:49
The police say that investigations are being conducted into an incident that occurred at a night spot at Tabatinga, Lethem, at about 0315h. today and which resulted in Assistant Superintendent of...

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Worried sponsors pile pressure on WICB

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 08:17
(Reuters) The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), reeling from the fallout from the team’s withdrawal from the tour of India, is facing fresh pressure from its worried commercial and broadcast...

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T&T municipality levied upon over debt, vehicles seized

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 07:26
(Trinidad Express) As People’s National Movement political leader Keith Rowley celebrated his 64th birthday yesterday, the PNM-held Tunapuna/Piarco Regional Corporation was levie­d upon for failure...

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US$35M for Guyana under Norway deal

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 05:30
-Ramotar hints at Amaila hydro revival Guyana is in line for a new payment of US$35M under its forest protection agreement with Norway, after a marginal increase in deforestation and forest...

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No sign of Ebola but patient who travelled from West Africa being monitored over joint pains

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 05:29
A woman who recently returned to Guyana from West Africa and had some health concerns was confirmed yesterday to not have the deadly Ebola virus. The Ebola Response Team yesterday sprang into action...

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Five on charges over Prashad Nagar murder

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 05:28
Four suspects were yesterday remanded to prison after being charged with the murder of Saleem Azeez Abdool, the electrical engineer who was fatally shot near his Prashad Nagar Home during a robbery...

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Four men charged with fatal beating of teen miner

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 05:27
Four men have been charged with murdering 17-year-old miner Azaad Potter, who was fatally beaten at Konawaruk Backdam, Potaro on Tuesday. Brothers Delroy Williams, 28 and Leroy Williams, 26 as well...

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Police didn’t have enough evidence to charge Donald Rodney, Crime Chief says

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 05:26
Crime Chief Leslie James yesterday stated that police did not have sufficient evidence to convict Donald Rodney of the possession of explosives as he was following his brother Dr. Walter Rodney, who...

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Another 12-year-old pregnant -Child care agency probing

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 05:25
Weeks after police and the Child Care and Protection Agency (CC&PA) began investigating how a 12-year-old girl became pregnant, another case has surfaced. A source told this newspaper yesterday...

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