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Experts warn of guns for food trade between T&T and Venezuela

6 hours 30 min ago
(Trinidad Guardian) Eight-five per cent of the murders in T&T are gun-related, according to figures from the T&T Police Service (TTPS).

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One dead, three missing after Corentyne pirate attack

12 hours 47 min ago
One fisherman is now dead, while three of his crew mates are missing after they were attacked on Friday night by five pirates armed with cutlasses in Corentyne waters.

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More on the relationship of Guyana’s economic growth and deforestation

12 hours 48 min ago
Economic growth and net forest loss This week’s column continues with the exploration of the relationship between, on the one hand, Guyana’s population and real national income growth, and, on the...

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Audit blames poor planning, supervision for collapse of $7.9B E-Governance project

12 hours 48 min ago
Poor planning and supervision were major contributory factors in the collapse of the PPP/C government’s multi-billion dollar E-Governance Project but with a detailed plan for completion, a new...

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Waitress, 16, shot in restaurant robbery

12 hours 49 min ago
A 16-year-old waitress is currently hospitalised at a private city hospital after she was shot to the chin late Friday evening by a lone gunman, who posed as a customer and attempted to rob the...

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Susanna

12 hours 49 min ago
Just before Bohemia on the Corentyne, East Berbice is the tiny village of Susannah, also called Number 15, a fairly obscure community as most persons refer to the road up to the Borlam turn as the...

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Ronaldo helps Real hand Atletico another final defeat

12 hours 50 min ago
MILAN,  (Reuters) – Real Madrid handed Atletico Madrid another cruel Champions League final defeat when Cristiano Ronaldo’s spot kick saw them beat their neighbours on penalties to win Europe’s...

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The urgency of now

12 hours 50 min ago
There is no shortage of astute advice, or practical thinking about the region’s future.  In the last two weeks alone, speeches from significant regional figures have again made clear what practically...

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Will it be third time lucky for RCB?

12 hours 50 min ago
The Indian Premier League will have a new champion either one of Royal Challengers Bangalore or Sunrisers Hyderabad, who will come up against each other in the Final of VIVO IPL 2016, will be crowned...

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Guyana 17 years after…still just on the cusp

12 hours 50 min ago
By Matthew Wilson It was in March 1999, only a few months after I had joined the Barbados Foreign Service, that I took my first professional trip abroad.

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The Sustainable Development Goals

12 hours 51 min ago
Part 1 Tall order Eight months ago on September 25, 2015, the United Nations General Assembly adopted resolution A/Res/70/1 which deals with the development agenda for a 15-year period. 

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Fighting fires, challenges and misconceptions

12 hours 51 min ago
They all did it for various reasons but the women in the Guyana Fire Service over the years came together in their agendas: to serve people and to provide support where needed.

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Keith Mitchell’s urging should be heeded

12 hours 52 min ago
Grenada’s Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell fired a powerful salvo last week at the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) in the course of his Frank Worrell Lecture at the UWI Cave Hill Campus in Barbados. 

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Branford double earns Guyana seventh place

12 hours 52 min ago
An Aroydy Branford second half brace secured Guyana their first win in the Pan American Junior Hockey Championships, overcoming Puerto Rico 4-2 to clinch the seventh position yesterday at the...

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At G7, Cameron keeps lid on press pack’s ‘Brexit’ probing

12 hours 53 min ago
ISE-SHIMA, Japan (Reuters) – In Japan, ostensibly to cover Prime Minister David Cameron’s talks with other G7 leaders, travelling reporters had other things on their minds — mainly next month’s...

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Oxford’s Undiscovered Guyana offers close-up of remote regions

12 hours 53 min ago
The remote regions of Guyana are now accessible, to those who may not want to travel to them, through the pages of Undiscovered Guyana a book featuring images of Guyana’s diverse landscapes.

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Vacant posts filled at GFF Ordinary Congress

12 hours 53 min ago
In what is being called the best congress ever by the Guyana Football Federation (GFF), Bartica Football Association (BFA) Vice-President Carmel Williams was ratified as a Committee Member while the...

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DC Jammer conclude sweep of locals by beating Colts

12 hours 53 min ago
DC Jammers concluded their four match Goodwill Basketball series in the perfect manner, defeating Road to Mecca holders Colts by an 80-70 margin on Friday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall.

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A brief look at Guyanese Independence literature

12 hours 54 min ago
On previous occasions we have offered surveys of different areas of Guyanese literature, from its origins in the oral literature of the native Amerindians in the pre-Columbian period, through the...

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More questions than answers, ChildLink sex abuse forum finds

12 hours 54 min ago
Guyana is in a serious crisis when it comes to sex abuse among children and there is also the frightening situation of oral sex and sexual touching being pervasive among nursery-level children, while...

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