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Police rank denies allowing escape of prisoner from GPHC

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:13
A police rank was yesterday granted self-bail after he denied allowing the escape of Melvor Jeffrey, the Agricola teenager who reportedly had been shot by police in Agricola during an operation It is...

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Bishoo leads Windies demolition of Zimbabwe “A”

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:13
BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, CMC — West Indies bowlers, led by leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo, got a flattering boost of confidence in their three-day, tour match against Zimbabwe “A” yesterday.

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John victorious in Ounce of Gold road race

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:12
Add an ounce of Guyana’s world famous gold to Jamal John’s collection of awards.

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GRDB says paddy prices have risen for 2nd crop

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:12
Paddy prices have risen for the second crop of 2017, according to a press release yesterday from the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB).

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Murder convict Mulai passes away, death penalty had been commuted

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:11
Bharatraj Mulai, one of the brothers who was initially on death row for the 1992 murder of their neighbour, Doodnauth Seeram but had their sentences commuted to life imprisonment in 2013, died in a...

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The Region is not anti-Wu says GBA’s Ninvalle

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:11
The meeting of Caribbean Boxing Presidents held here last Saturday at the National Resource Centre was a huge success that ended with cemented CARICOM unity.

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AG should persuade government to get international firm to trace the assets – if any – of former and current officials

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:11
Dear Editor, Attorney General Basil Williams and his surrogates seem to be staring at the sky, while the pretence that ‘all is well’ continues.

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Why put all of Britain’s advantages at risk by leaving EU?

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:10
Dear Editor, Thanks to the British High Commissioner for his response to my column on Brexit in which I was critical of Britain’s referendum decision to leave the European Union and foresaw a...

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Joseph, Gordon perform creditably at World Masters cycling c/ships

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:10
After performing creditably at the recent International Cycling Union (UCI) World Masters Cycling championships in California, United States of America, Guyana’s two-man team of Jolyon Joseph and...

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Police constable remanded for firearm, ammo

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:10
A police constable was yesterday remanded to prison after he was accused of having a firearm and several rounds of ammunition in his possession.

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GPF, Camptown and Beacons score contrasting wins as Premier League commences

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:09
The Guyana Police Force (GPF), Camptown and Beacons secured contrasting wins, when the Georgetown Football Association (GFA), 2017/2018 Premier League commenced on Sunday.

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Incidents relating to two officers can give rise to perception of uneven treatment

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:09
Dear Editor, The Indian Action Committee (IAC) is very concerned about two publicised high-profile incidents that occurred recently, relating to two persons, one of whom remains in the employ of the...

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Prison Officer remanded for assaulting co-worker

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:09
Prison Officer, George Selman was yesterday remanded to prison after he was charged with assaulting a co-worker.

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Hinds’s letter compels an answer

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:08
Dear Editor, The letter by former PPP/C Prime Minister Sam Hinds published on October 8 in Sunday Stabroek  intended to refute ACDA’s claim that a conspiracy exists to hinder the empowerment of...

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Upper Demerara through to Intra-Association final

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:08
Upper Demerara Football Association (UDFA) upset a depleted Georgetown Football Association (GFA) side 3-1 to seal their berth to the final when the Upper Demerara Football Association/GT Beer...

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Massy Gas, Steve’s Jewellery among top winners in GNBS quality awards

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:08
Massy Gas, Steve’s Jewellery and the St Joseph Mercy Hospital were among the top winners when the Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) held its inaugural national quality awards ceremony on...

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Church and UG collaborating on tree project; public asked for their cooperation

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 02:07
Dear Editor, A research project, currently being executed by Ms Nadia Hunte, a member of the Sacred Heart Church and Masters student in Forest Biology, University of Guyana, has captured the...

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Anthony Haynes

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 00:01
Anthony Haynes

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GPSU rejects govt’s 2017 offer

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 20:40
The GPSU on the left and the government.(Ministry of the Presidency photo) The GPSU has rejected the government’s wage increase offer for 2017.

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U.S. condemns Venezuelan elections as neither free nor fair

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:30
Venezuelan citizens wait in line at a polling station during a nationwide election for new governors in Caracas, Venezuela, October 15, 2017.

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