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East Ruimveldt man remanded over 354g of ganja

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:15
A 31-year-old East Ruimveldt man was yesterday remanded to prison on a ganja trafficking charge.

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SASOD to propose amendment protecting LGBT against work discrimination

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:14
The Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) has concluded consultations  on a proposed legislative amendment which provides legal protection from discrimination in relation to the...

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Four-man boxing team for C/bean c/ships

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:13
Guyana’s hopes of excelling at the Caribbean Development Boxing tournament now rests on the shoulders of young but competent pugilists, Keevin Allicock, Colin Lewis, Joel Williamson and Desmond...

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Auditor General’s office working with police on Region Eight school feeding fraud

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:13
The Office of the Auditor General is working together with police on the investigation into multi-million dollar school feeding fraud in Region Eight and according tao Auditor General Deodat Sharma...

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It is conflict of interest for ExxonMobil to sit on EITI Board when it played a role in US decision to withdraw from that body

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:12
Dear Editor, In the Accountability Watch article of November 13, 2017, I had stated that the United States withdrew from the membership of the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI) on...

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Hunter, Branche come out tops at obstacle course fitness challenge

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:12
The Ministry of Social Cohesion collaborated with the Fusion Fitness gym to host its first obstacle course fitness challenge on Sunday. 

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Sex workers attacked by bandits near Bourda Market

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:12
Armed bandits on Tuesday night attacked and robbed two sex workers in the vicinity of Bourda market, who managed to disarm them during a scuffle.

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Demerara River Bridge, Ministry of Citizenship digitising of records among projects that raise serious concerns

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:11
Dear Editor, The world is aware that I have been suspended from the National Assembly and that I cannot ask questions or participate in the scrutiny of the 2018 Estimates of Expenditure.

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Cop who crashed new vehicle to be disciplined – source

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:11
The policeman who was involved in an accident along the Canefield Public Road, East Canje, Berbice, on Thursday afternoon is expected to be “disciplined departmentally.” The policeman, who was at...

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Riveting final to Guinness Georgetown zone anticipated

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:11
Saturday’s upcoming showdown between two-time defending champions Sparta Boss and Gold is Money is the perfect conclusion for the record-setting 2017 Guinness ‘Greatest of the Streets’ Georgetown...

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Cadogan, Gomes secure hard-fought wins

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:10
Abosaide Cadogan and Kirsten Gomes secured hard-fought wins in group-B, when the Farfan and Mendes Junior Skill Level Squash Championship, commenced Tuesday at the Georgetown Club Facility, Camp...

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A better way has to be found to ease commuter inconvenience when Parliament is in session

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:10
Dear Editor, I fail to understand the logic behind the closure of the main thoroughfares to vehicular traffic during sittings of Parliament.

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Rohit smashes third ODI double ton in India’s big win

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 12:11
MUMBAI, (Reuters) – Opener Rohit Sharma smashed his third one-day international double century to set up India’s comprehensive 141-run win against Sri Lanka in the second match of the...

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President says he took decision on placing US$18m bonus at BoG

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 11:01
President David Granger this morning said that he is responsible for the US$18M ExxonMobil signing bonus being put into an escrow account at the Bank of Guyana, a decision he believes was necessary...

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Brother in court for sibling’s murder

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 06:31
(Trinidad Guardian) Ramraj Samaroo yesterday appeared in the Couva Magistrates Court charged with the murder of his younger brother.

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Auditor General probing gov’t failure to put Exxon signing bonus into Consolidated Fund

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 01:24
Auditor General Deodat Sharma has started investigating the failure by government to transfer the US$18 million signing bonus paid by ExxonMobil last year to the Consolidated Fund, in keeping with...

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Edghill arrested after bid to enter Parliament

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 01:23
Suspended PPP/C Member of Parliament (MP) Bishop Juan Edghill was yesterday arrested after an attempt to enter the compound of the Public Buildings, where the resumption of the consideration of the...

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Lethem man wanted over illegal plane, airstrip surrenders

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 01:22
A Lethem contractor, wanted by police in connection with the discovery of an illegal aircraft and airstrip near Santa Fe, in Region Nine in August, has surrendered to the police after months on the...

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Five still in custody as probe into BV girl’s murder continues

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 01:21
The five persons who were arrested shortly after the discovery of the body of Ranella Benfield in a cemetery at Triumph, East Coast Demerara on Monday morning, remain in custody.

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City renegotiation committee proposes $100 per hour parking fee, termination of original agreement

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 01:20
The latest report from the City Council’s Parking Meter Renegotiation Committee recommends that parking fees be set at an upper limit of $25 per 15 minute interval and $100 per hour, inclusive of VAT.

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