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Good Hope, Essequibo Coast(Part 2)

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:17
Photos by Joanna Dhanraj   Abigail Brand was born and raised at Good Hope and is a former teacher at Good Hope Primary School.

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Beharry Group waiting months on city for KFC approvals

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:16
Edward B Beharry and Company Limited has encountered months of difficulties with the Mayor and City Council in getting various approvals to launch its Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) franchise at two...

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Teen seeks revocation of son’s adoption by US-based couple

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:15
An 18-year-old mother of one is desperately trying to have her young son returned to her care, almost a year after he was taken to the United States following an adoption process which she now claims...

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Low historic deforestation rate and weak economic growth: Correlation or cause and effect?

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:14
Introduction Last week’s column identified ten leading considerations which are responsible for the high standing of Guyana in the world of forests.

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Cops make major breakthrough in Babita Sarjou case

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:14
The police yesterday made a major breakthrough in the investigation of the almost six-year-old disappearance of Babita Sarjou and according to reports reaching Stabroek News, will be searching for...

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‘Sash’ Sawh’s widow welcomes reopening of probe into murders

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:13
Ten years after her husband and several others were brutally murdered at La Bonne Intention, East Coast Demerara, Sattie Sawh welcomes government’s expressions of interest in reopening the case but...

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The gap between rhetoric and reality

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:13
As each day passes, the internal situation in Venezuela deteriorates. Rumours of military coups and unstoppable violence swirl, street protests escalate, ordinary citizens suffer shortages of...

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Pedestrian overpasses, flyover for East Bank road

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:12
The 50th Anniversary Independence Arch, which was officially unveiled yesterday, was the first of a list of major upgrades slated for the East Bank Demerara Road (EBD), including the construction of...

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The value of literature in a nation’s life

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:12
Everywhere in the world the ordinary man in the street has been brainwashed into supposing that the only thing that matters is economic success.

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Ram decides against seeking re-election as bar president

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:11
Faced with continued failures, roadblocks and little support, Guyana Bar Association (GBA) President Christopher Ram will not be seeking re-election its upcoming Annual General Meeting this Friday...

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Cheddi Jagan’s contribution to Guyana’s Independence

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:11
Inspired by events that were occurring in the wider world and influenced by progressive views while he was a student in the United States, Dr Cheddi Jagan returned to Guyana in 1943, then British...

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Golden Jubilee Independence victory for ‘Green Machine’

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:11
The national 15s rugby team delivered a Golden Jubilee Independence victory to the nation yesterday against Jamaica. Following their 23-5 win against the reggae ruggers at the National Park, their...

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The money supply

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:10
Trend in money supply As Guyana celebrates its Golden Jubilee, it is perhaps good to talk about something that is on their minds. 

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UK entrepreneur of Guyanese parentage launches Limers footwear

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:10
GuyExpo 2016 saw the launch of Guyana’s latest footwear brand, Limers, owned by Patrice St Clair Hinds, a UK national, born to Guyanese parents.

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Fernandes, Wiltshire reach final

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:10
Top players Larissa Wiltshire and Taylor Fernandes will meet sometime today in the final of the Girls’ U19 division of the Guyana Squash Association sanctioned Woodpecker Products Limited Junior...

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Regal Sports lends support to RCA’s Sports development drive

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:09
The efforts of Rawle’s Communication Agency (RCA) in further enhancing the sporting development  of the youths of Region Eight was boosted recently with a timely donation of a number of sporting...

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Ministries, companies putting finishing touches on costumes, floats for jubilee parade

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:09
Government ministries and private organisations are racing to finish their costumes and floats for the highly anticipated jubilee float parade, which is slated for Thursday.

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B/ce crush E’bo to reach final

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:08
A ruthless bowling performance by Berbice enabled them to easily crush Essequibo by 79 runs via the Duckworth/Lewis method yesterday and book a place in today’s final of the Guyana Cricket Board...

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What if Guyana hosted the Umada Cup?

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 02:08
Event: The Umada Cup  Location: Georgetown, Guyana Host: Guyana Chess Federation Date: Someday in the future   Preamble: The Umada Cup is the premier Caribbean chess championship competition...

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Victor Fitt

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 00:01


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