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Caribs avenge defeat against UG Wolves

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:13
The Yamaha Caribs avenged their Banks Sevens final loss suffered last month, beating the UG Wolves 19-14 yesterday to win the Windjammer/Golden Brook/Toney Sevens League at the National Park....

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The Minimum Wage, Trade Unions and Guyana’s Fight against Surging Inequality and Poverty

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:13
Introduction   To be brutally frank upfront, without 1) strong independent trade unions pushing for national real minimum wage increases, the payment of living wages and the provision of...

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An economy badly in need of restructuring

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:12
Head Down   The Guyana economy has entered the last quarter of 2014 and the local stock market continues to languish below its closing value of December 2013. The stock exchange reports market...

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Lloyd apologises for players’ walk-out, brands move a “mistake”

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:12
NEW DELHI, India, CMC – West Indies chief selector Clive Lloyd has apologised for the one-day side’s abrupt walk-out of the tour of India, and says the players have made a mistake. Speaking at the...

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Peter’s Hall koker works for completion today

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:12
The Peter’s Hall Koker door which was smashed on Wednesday October 8, resulting in the major flooding of three villages on the East Bank Demerara is in its final stages of completion, as residents...

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Regional family law conference to address children’s rights

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:11
Guyanese Justice Desiree Bernard is slated to address the opening of the second International Society of Family Law (ISFL) Caribbean Regional Conference billed for Nassau, Bahamas from November 19 –...

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Salem living in dread of encroaching sea

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:11
Residents of Salem, Parika, East Bank Essequibo who live close to the sea are concerned that they may lose their homes to erosion if the issue is not addressed urgently. They stressed that they “made...

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Waitress’s relatives frustrated at sloth in murder probe

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:11
Relatives of Debra Blackman who was shot dead in August at the Chinese Restau-rant where she worked say they are frustrated at the apparent sloth in the investigation even as the police insist that...

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WICB finds itself between a rock and a hard place

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 05:11
 By Tony Cozier   THROUGH the clouds of confusion that enveloped the West Indies players’ final decision to abandon their tour of India after the fourth One Day International on Friday, a few...

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Doris Braithwaite nee Lorimer (aka Teacher Doris)

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 00:47


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Ivy Edwards

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 00:20


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Rudolph Michael

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 00:19


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Harisaran Ramsaroop

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 00:18


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Clarice Canterbury

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 00:14


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Mary Bissember nee Durham (Thank You)

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 00:08


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Soldier drowns at jungle training school

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 22:13
18891 Private Darel Prince, a Corentyne resident, died by drowning at approx 1300 hours today at the Colonel Robert Mitchell Jungle and Amphibious Training School, a release from the Guyana Defence...

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Lloyd apologises for player revolt

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 20:51
NEW DELHI, India,CMC – West Indies chief selector Clive Lloyd has apologised for the one-day side’s abrupt walk-out of the tour of India, and says the players have made a mistake. Speaking at the...

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Teaching Service Commission members sworn in

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 16:51
Teaching Service Commission members Chairperson Chandrawattie Leila Ramson (second from right), Deputy Chairperson Allan Munroe (left) and Fulltime member Roopnarine Persaud (right) after they were...

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Walsh urges diplomatic approach to WIPA – Windies impasse

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 14:57
(Jamaica Observer) FORMER regional team captain Courtney Walsh said a more diplomatic approach should be taken in the handling of the “sad” impasse between players, the West Indies...

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New high-tech device to detect T&T contraband

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 09:25
(Trinidad Express) The Customs and Excise Division has stepped up its border security measures with the acquisition of a TT$500,000 hand-held device which can detect drugs and explosives the size of...

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