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Duo remanded over alleged attempt to break into car

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 05:01
Two men who attempted to break and enter a parked car in Georgetown were yesterday remanded to prison after a city court heard that their attempt was foiled when police pounced on them.

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Granger attends Shipping Association Award ceremony

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 05:01
Granger attends Shipping Association Award ceremony

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Minor parties should be applauded for just getting on the list

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 05:01
Dear Editor,   Most of the media attention during the political campaign was focused on then ruling PPP and the then opposition coalition APNU+AFC.

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Irene Ming nee Lam

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 00:04


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Courtesy call on Roopnaraine

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 19:59
The Cuban Ambassador to Guyana, Julio Cesar Gonzales Marchante (right) today paid a courtesy call on Education Minister, Dr. Rupert Roopnaraine at his Brickdam office. 

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Legal Affairs Minister visits Deeds Registry

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 18:24
Improved and efficient service delivery at the Deeds Registry is on the agenda of the new Minister of Legal Affairs and Attorney General Basil Williams.

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Sugar probe team named

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 16:46
The APNU+AFC government today named the members of the Commission to inquire into the sugar industry and said it is expected to work closely with the Interim Management Team of GuySuCo over a three-...

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Coverden smash-up claims one life

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 16:40
Investigations are being conducted into a fatal accident that occurred at about 0420h. today, police said on the Coverden Public Road, EBD and which resulted in the death of Marlon Forde, 38 years,...

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Man feared dead after cargo boat capsizes in Mazaruni

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 16:39
At about 0630h. today, police say that a jet boat passed a cargo boat with fuel in the Mazaruni River and the wave from the jet boat caused the cargo boat to capsize.

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PPP/C says regional lists rejected by GECOM

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 16:35
The PPP/C today said that its lists of candidates for regional democratic council elections scheduled for Tuesday was rejected by GECOM this afternoon.

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Barticians protest against Gordon Bradford

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 14:09
Barticians today protested against former Regional Chairman Gordon Bradford, saying that they don’t want him returned to office at elections for the Regional Democratic Council on Tuesday.

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U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark ruling legalizes gay marriage nationwide

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 12:49
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – The Supreme Court ruled today that the U.S. Constitution provides same-sex couples the right to marry, handing a historic triumph to the American gay rights movement.

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Fuel scam involves millions of dollars – Harmon

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 11:52
Minister of State Joseph Harmon yesterday said that the fuel scam discovered at the Guyana Oil Company (GuyOil) where vehicles not affiliated with any government ministry or agency have been...

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Commonwealth Secretary-General to visit

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 07:32
Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma is scheduled to arrive in Guyana tomorrow for a three-day visit, to gain a clear understanding of the region’s concerns and priorities, a release from...

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Shrimp from Guyana yields huge cocaine catch in NY

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 05:30
Cocaine worth US$12 million ($2.4 billion) was discovered in a shipment of shrimp from Guyana to New York last week and a man has been arrested.

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Shake-up of GINA looming

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 05:27
The Government Informa-tion Agency (GINA) owes the state broadcaster, the National Communications Network (NCN) as well as the state newspaper Guyana Chronicle, millions of dollars and an...

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Guyana cited for high rates of suicide, violence, underage drinking

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 05:26
By Jeanna Pearson in Grenada   Guyana was placed under the microscope yesterday at the opening of the 60th Caribbean Public Health Agency Research Conference in Grenada, when several health...

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Barrels, other personal effects now subject to random inspections – GRA

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 05:25
The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has announced that it will now be randomly selecting personal effects for inspection and travellers through the CJIA with ‘Nothing to Declare’ will be profiled for...

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Maduro to address Venezuelan Parliament on maritime decree

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 05:24
Venezuelan president Nicholas Maduro will address his country’s Parliament today on its new claims to Guyana’s maritime territory. Maduro was scheduled to address the Parliament yesterday but this...

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Amaila hydropower project hinges on IDB feasibility report

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 05:23
Government has until early next month to indicate to the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) whether it intends to continue with the Amaila Falls Hydropower Project (AFHP) with the decision hinging...

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