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Body of second missing fisherman washes up

1 hour 55 min ago
The decomposed body of Naresh Persaud, 22 years, of No. 72 Village, Corentyne, was found this morning on the foreshore at Alness, Corentyne, police said today. Persaud was also one of the men who had...

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Human and civil rights

2 hours 31 min ago
Chargé d’Affaires of the US Embassy, Bryan Hunt (second from right) recently met with Annette Jaundoo (centre) upon her return from the United States after participating in the Embassy-sponsored...

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Goolsarran bolsters view that $4.5B spending illegitimate

5 hours 18 min ago
Former Auditor General Anand Goolsarran has fortified his view that none of the constitutional provisions cited by the government permitted the controversial spending of $4.5B and he warned that the...

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Aviation body restates safety tips after incidents on hinterland strips

6 hours 47 min ago
The Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has reissued a notice to aircraft operators in accordance with the standards and recommended practices of the Convention on International Civil Aviationwhen...

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Body of missing fisher washes up at Kildonan

7 hours 12 min ago
At about 0600h. today, police say that the decomposed body of Omesh Derhup, 36 years, of Skeldon, Corentyne, was found on the foreshore at Kildonan, Corentyne, Berbice. Derhup is one of the five...

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Guyana backing call for international probe of Gaza situation

7 hours 28 min ago
The Government of Guyana today condemned what it says are “war crimes” being committed in the Gaza Strip and is backing calls for an international probe of the situation there. The Government of...

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Opposition lambastes selection of NGPC for drug supply

10 hours 43 min ago
The opposition on Thursday decried the selection of New GPC as the only pre-qualified agency to supply drugs to the health sector and renewed their call for the urgent establishment of a Public...

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Former Registrar calls for CCJ probe

10 hours 55 min ago
(Trinidad Express) The former acting registrar at the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) is calling on Caricom heads of government to investigate and fix the problems at the regional court. Dr Leighton...

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Granger back as PNCR Leader

13 hours 4 min ago
-shot fired in voting hall during chaotic scenes David Granger was returned unopposed as PNCR Leader after his main challenger Aubrey Norton withdrew in an accreditation row amid chaotic scenes in...

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PNCR launches probe of congress gunshot

13 hours 5 min ago
The People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) says that an investigation has been launched into a gunshot during its tumultuous 18th Biennial Congress yesterday. Leader of the party David Granger told...

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‘E’ Field Sophia to get $31M nursery school

13 hours 6 min ago
A $30.8 million nursery school will be constructed at ‘E’ Field Sophia, Cummings Park to accommodate 130 children, Minister of Education Priya Manickchand ann-ounced yesterday. Manickchand met and...

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Riehl says Granger ‘too aloof’

13 hours 7 min ago
Former Deputy House Speaker and PNCR executive, Clarissa Riehl yesterday said she will likely quit the party over yesterday’s congress confusion and she described David Granger as “an aloof leader...

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Shaik Baksh to be GuySuCo Board chairman

13 hours 9 min ago
Chief Executive Officer of the Guyana Water Incor-porated and former Education and Housing Minister Shaik Baksh will be the new Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Guyana Sugar Corporation...

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Gunshot unnerves PNCR Congress, party members

13 hours 10 min ago
Members of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) were mostly reticent yesterday on the implications for the party’s image after a breach in security allowed for the discharging of a weapon...

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Ramotar now says board will deal with NCN irregularities

13 hours 11 min ago
  Following a series of unfulfilled promises to reveal what action he would take against officials implicated in financial irregularities at the state broadcaster NCN, Presi-dent Donald Ramotar...

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GDF soldiers to testify in Rodney COI

13 hours 11 min ago
Several witnesses from the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) will appear at the session of the Walter Rodney Commission of Inquiry (COI) which begins tomorrow. The session was originally scheduled to...

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Police silent on Ashni Singh spending complaint

13 hours 12 min ago
There has been no word from the police on the complaint filed by Khemraj Ramjattan regarding the alleged illegal spending by Finance Minister Ashni Singh and the AFC leader said that he expects a...

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School of Agriculture yields 120 graduates

13 hours 14 min ago
One hundred and twenty persons including 55 females on Friday graduated from the Guyana School of Agriculture (GSA) with diplomas and certificates. The students, from the GSA’s Mon Repos and...

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Hetmyer’s century helps put Guyana in command

13 hours 18 min ago
By Delvon Mc Ewan An entertaining century from Shimron Hetmyer highlighted the second day of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Regional Under-19 second round match between Guyana and the Windward...

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CP Got Even wins feature event

13 hours 19 min ago
CP Got Even produced a powerful late surge to win the feature D1 and Lower Mile and Distance event of the Horse Owners of Guyana meet yesterday at Port Mourant. The Dark Brown mare ridden by champion...

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