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Winners row for Colts, Victory Valley Royals

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 01:09
Defending champion Colts and Linden unit Victory Valley Royals, clinched contrasting wins, when the Guyana Amateur Basketball Federation (GABF) ‘Road to Mecca’ Club Championship, continued on...

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All contracts for natural resources should be published

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 01:09
Keeping information from the public only results in distrust and contracts for all of the country’s natural resources should be published,  says Government’s Petroleum Advisor Jan Mangal.

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No Banks employee robbed at Demerara Park on Saturday night

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 01:09
Dear Editor, We wish to respond to an article in SN captioned ‘Salesman robbed of $1M cash outside Demerara Park’ published on December 13th, 2017.

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Police were summoned to Parliament by caller purporting to speak for Clerk – source

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 01:08
Lawmen who showed up in the Parliament Chambers on Monday following the ruckus around PPP/C Member of Parliament, Juan Edghill were summoned by a caller purporting to be acting on the instruction of...

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Revenue paid to a government by an oil company can never be a national security issue

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 01:08
Dear Editor, I was awaiting President Granger’s response to the scandalous revelation of enormous proportions that after repeated denials from his government including from none other than the...

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Doubleheader at Mackenzie Sports Club today

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 01:08
The inaugural Guyana Football Federation (GFF) ‘Super 16 Year-end Classic’ will officially kickoff today at the Mackenzie Sports Club (MSC) ground, Linden with a doubleheader.

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Kaneville man recovering after home invasion shooting

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 01:07
The Kaneville, East Bank Demerara machine operator Ishwar Ramanah, who was shot minutes after midnight on Wednesday by armed bandits, remains in the hospital but is showing signs of recovery.

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India’s Rohit has the right stuff for limited-overs game

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 01:07
MUMBAI,  (Reuters) – Rohit Sharma has been unable to cement his place in India’s test side but the right-handed batsman continues to show he has the right stuff for limited-overs formats.

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Why is the GPSU not negotiating for more realistic remuneration for public servants?

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 01:07
Dear Editor, The Guyana Public Service Union’s (GPSU) President, Patrick Yarde, along with another GPSU executive have been members of the outgoing Public Service Commission (PSC).

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Emmanuel Stewart, first Windward Islander to lead the West Indies at U/19 Level

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 19:57
By Statistician Charwayne Walker Grenadian Emmanuel Stewart, who led the West Indies Under-19 team earlier this year to South Africa and Zimbabwe, created history by becoming the first player from...

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Cabinet did not discuss BoG account for signing bonus – Greenidge

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 19:00
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Carl Greenidge, today,  denied saying that the entire Cabinet approved the deposit of the US$18 million signing bonus from ExxonMobil in an escrow account at Bank of...

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In T&T: 2,ooo school janitors vow to down brooms

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 06:45
(Trinidad Guardian) Over 2,000 school janitors are threatening to stay off the job in the new school term in January if they are not paid outstanding salaries owed since October.

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President deplores ‘vulgar’ behaviour of PPP/C MPs

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:23
Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo needs to address behavioural challenges among  his party’s parliamentarians as their actions in disrupting his speech to the National Assembly last month and last...

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CGX payment of legal fees should have been recorded in public accounts – Finance Minister

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:22
Finance Minister, Winston Jordan says the US$10M purportedly paid by Canadian oil company, CGX Energy, to lawyers for the state in the maritime boundary dispute between Guyana and Suriname, under the...

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Plainclothes policemen occupy seats at Parliament press table

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:21
Two plainclothes policemen were at the press table at parliament yesterday apparently pretending to be reporters and one was ordered away by his superiors after several journalists complained to the...

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Kaneville machine operator critical after shot in home invasion

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:20
A 30-year-old machine operator is currently battling for his life in a city hospital after he was shot minutes after midnight yesterday by armed bandits who invaded his Kaneville, East Bank Demerara...

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Fatal injuries to Triumph girl inflicted with blunt object – autopsy

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:19
Eighteen-year-old Ranella Benfield whose body was discovered in a cemetery at Triumph, East Coast Demerara on Monday died as a result of crushing injuries to her face which were inflicted by a blunt...

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DDL scouting natural gas as energy source

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:18
Demerara Distillers Ltd (DDL) and newly-founded Natural Gas Company, Icon, have completed two months of a small pilot venture  using natural gas to provide energy and Chairman of DDL, Komal Samaroo...

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Extra-budgetary fund now has to be set up for Exxon bonus -Goolsarran

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:17
Now that President David Granger has disclosed that he made the decision to place the US$18M ExxonMobil signing bonus in a special account at the Bank of Guyana, the transaction should now be...

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Patterson questioned on do-it-all road works

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:16
The National Assembly on Tuesday evening approved a budgeted 2018 expenditure of $32 billion for the Ministry of Public Infrastructure but not before the subject minister was peppered with questions...

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