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Chinese businesswoman shot dead at No. 57

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:13
A Chinese businesswoman was killed last night by bandits after her premises were invaded shortly after 8 pm. The dead woman has been identified as 49-year-old Jin Li Lai, Co-owner of Sue’s Chinese...

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Rupununi villagers say drought relief supplies not reaching them

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:12
Much of the supplies to help alleviate the drought baking the Rupununi are not reaching villages but are in storage in Lethem, residents have reported but Regional Executive Officer (REO) Carl Parker...

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Minor role for Chanderpaul as Arabians win

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:12
SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates, CMC – Veteran left-hander Shiv Chanderpaul had little impact as his Gemini Arabians defeated Virgo Super Kings by 22 runs in the Masters Champions League on Saturday.

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CCJ orders speedy hearing by Barbados Court of application by Guyanese drug convicts

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:11
Four Guyanese who were jailed in Barbados in December, 2009 over cocaine in lumber will have their applications for leave to appeal against their convictions heard by the Barbados Court of Appeal...

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Deonarine hails Shiv’s intellect, humility

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:11
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel batsman Narsingh Deonarine has praised the recently retired Shiv Chanderpaul as a cricketer with great intellect and humility, and who was...

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Harmony Ballers ‘A’ makes light work of Ghetto Ballers

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:10
Harmony Ballers `A’, Bagotstown Warriors and Harmony Ballers `B’ were among the winners when the qualifying round of the second edition of the Guinness of the Streets, West Demerara Championships,...

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Congregational Church must embrace its original role 

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:10
President David Granger yesterday called on the Congregational Church of Guyana to spearhead efforts, as it once did, in rebuilding communities and villages via education, social services and...

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Team rescues 25 Arapaima from Rupununi pond

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:09
A team earlier this month saved 25 Arapaima from a Rupununi pond in an area which has seen falling water levels from a punishing drought.

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Sri Lanka U19s defeat England

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:09
An innings of 95 from opener Avishka Fernanda helped Sri Lanka U19s defeat England U19s by six wickets and advance to the semi-finals of the International Cricket Council’s U19 World Cup competition...

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Sammy cameo not enough as Zalmi falter

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:08
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, CMC – West Indies Twenty20 captain Darren Sammy’s cameo innings for Peshawar Zalmi proved in vain as they crashed to a three-wicket defeat to Quetta Gladiators in the...

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City bus operators agree to interim park fee

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:08
Starting today and ending next Saturday, minibus operators engaged in public transport will pay a fee of $200 per day to use the city’s minibus parks.

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Will the Ministry of Public Health say what is in the fogging spray?

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:08
Dear Editor, It is incumbent on me to raise my voice with Mr Albert Cumberbatch, ‘What is in the fogging spray?’(SN, Jan 14).

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Positives from the used tyres ban and restriction on vehicles older than eight years

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:07
Dear Editor, The late US president, Harry Truman once said that he wanted to find a one-armed economist who could advise him, rather than confuse him.

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EPA working with all explorers to ensure oil spill response plan

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:07
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has worked along with all companies authorised to conduct oil drilling in Guyana to ensure that they have a comprehensive oil spill response plan, Minister...

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Secretary Harris to challenge Heaven for presidency

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:07
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Honorary secretary Fritz Harris plans to challenge Wilford “Billy” Heaven for the post of president of the Jamaica Cricket Association, at the annual general meeting...

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Atlantic Ville man charged with forging US notes

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:06
An Atlantic Ville man was on Thursday remanded to prison on ten charges, including fraud and forgery of US currency notes.

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The decision to restore Kitty Market has come weeks before local government elections

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:06
Dear Editor, Team Benschop welcomes the decades’ long overdue restoration of the historic Kitty Market structure. Kitty Market has been a victim of neglect for many decades and was on its way to...

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Beyonce, Bruno Mars heat up Coldplay’s Super Bowl halftime show

Sun, 02/07/2016 - 21:50
SANTA CLARA, Calif., (Reuters) – Coldplay was the headline act at Sunday’s Super Bowl halftime show, but it was R&B super stars Beyonce and Bruno Mars who delivered the sizzle for a...

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Detained fishers released by Suriname military

Sun, 02/07/2016 - 18:01
Minister of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Sydney Allicock continues to engage the Toshao of Orealla/Siparuta and remains in close contact with Minister of Foreign Affairs Carl Greenidge on the...

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Minor role for Chanderpaul as Arabians win

Sun, 02/07/2016 - 13:54
SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates, CMC – Veteran left-hander Shiv Chanderpaul had little impact as his Gemini Arabians defeated Virgo Super Kings by 22 runs in the Masters Champions League on Saturday.

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