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Revert to Cabinet system of gov’t – Ramkarran

1 hour 48 min ago
Former Speaker of the National Assembly Ralph Ramkarran says that Guyana should revert to a cabinet system of government with a prime minister as head and has endorsed a view that any party obtaining...

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One dead, three hurt in Alness accident

1 hour 48 min ago
A man died on the Alness Public Road, Corentyne yesterday following an accident involving a 4×4 vehicle. The accident has also left three person injured, two of whom are listed as critical. Dead...

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Some Bai Shan Lin joint ventures may be illegal – experts

1 hour 50 min ago
Some of the Joint Ventures (JV) involving logging company Bai Shan Lin may be illegal as provisions in the Forest Act 2009 did not come into force until 2012, forestry experts Janette Bulkan and John...

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Local govt ministry seeking 45 tractors, 45 trailers

1 hour 50 min ago
The Local Government Ministry is tendering for heavy-duty equipment including 45 tractors and 45 trailers to ensure the sustainability of its Clean-up Guyana initiative unveiled in this year’s...

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Guyana seen as weak link in Norway forest initiative

1 hour 51 min ago
The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs had singled out Guyana as a “weak element” among the countries that the Scandinavian country is partnering with to protect forests in the fight against...

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Residents urge swift action over mining pollution of Kaituma Creek

1 hour 52 min ago
Residents of Canal Bank, Region One on Friday called for swift action over the pollution of their main source of water by mining. On Wednesday, in light of the pollution and with mining week well...

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Driver crashes into Bagotstown building

1 hour 54 min ago
A driver crashed into an under-construction house at Bagotstown, East Bank Demerara early Saturday morning. The driver managed to escape from the crash unharmed although his car was wrecked. There...

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Contract for incomplete $600M High St complex to be retendered

1 hour 54 min ago
The contract for the completion of the proposed High Street main office for the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) has been scrapped and will now be retendered through the National...

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Bai Shan Lin parking lot ready for GRA use

1 hour 55 min ago
Bai Shan Lin’s parking lot constructed along the Lamaha Street embankment is ready for use by the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) but the head of the agency, Khurshid Sattaur has remained mum on the...

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Suspect remains in custody over Berbice robbery/rapes

1 hour 57 min ago
A suspect remains in custody over a robbery and multiple rapes in a Berbice home last Tuesday but a second suspect was yesterday released on station bail. On Tuesday last at around 21:00h, four men...

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Kansas court jails Guyanese man for shooting wife

1 hour 57 min ago
A Guyanese man, Shiek Imtiaz Azeez, was on Thursday sentenced by a court in the US state of Kansas to four years and seven months jail for shooting his wife, Sandra Azeez. According to report in the...

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Bai Shan Lin says helping road rehab in Kwakwani

1 hour 58 min ago
Under fire over its logging here and broken promises, Chinese company Bai Shan Lin yesterday said that it is assisting with a massive road rehabilitation programme in Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Upper...

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Vendor in court over $2.4M toilet paper

1 hour 59 min ago
A vendor accused of stealing 1300 bales of toilet paper valued in excess of $2M was on Friday admitted to bail in the sum of $150,000 when he appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman at the...

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Golden Jaguars’ main goal is to reach the second round

1 hour 59 min ago
Golden Jaguars Captain Walter Moore said yesterday that despite the lack of international experience of some members of the squad, the main objective is to qualify for the second round of the...

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Forde continues dominance with Neal and Massy 10K triumph

2 hours 6 sec ago
“And the winner is Cleveland Forde” seems to be the recurring theme of the annual Neal and Massy 10km road race. The ‘Little Kenyan’ continued his dominance of the event yesterday, running away with...

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Farmer charged with Providence break and enter

2 hours 1 min ago
Thirty-one-year-old farmer Devon London was on Friday placed on $150,000 bail after being arraigned at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court on a charge of break and enter and larceny. London denied that...

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De Nobrega dashes off with the cash

2 hours 2 min ago
Paul DeNobrega sprinted off with the ‘A Dash For Cash’ 40-lap winner’s trophy yesterday at the National Park and then rode to the bank. The Team Alanis wheelsman cashed in handsomely to tune of...

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Table tennis ‘King’ marries his ‘Queen’

2 hours 3 min ago
Guyana’s table tennis `King’ Paul David on Saturday married his `Queen’ Ravina Singh at a simple ceremony at the Elim Pentecostal Church, Middle Road, East La Penitence. The lovely Singh is a Loans...

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Community session held to address domestic violence

6 hours 28 min ago
To assist domestic violence perpetrators to cope with their anger and keep their partners safe, the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security is in the process of launching a number of anger...

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Inter-faith Service ushers in Amerindian Heritage month celebrations

6 hours 40 min ago
An inter faith prayer service, yesterday afternoon, at the Umana Yana in Kingston brought together members of the local religious bodies, Amerindians and government officials. The Winner’s...

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