ANUG flays President over submission of names for GECOM Chair - -says no new laws can be passed or contracts signed

Political party, ANUG has criticised President David Granger for submitting a list of eight names for the GECOM Chairmanship and it added that the July 12 ruling of the CCJ on the caretaker status of the APNU+AFC government means no new laws can be passedmore..


Trinidad family lives in cowshed for a home

(Trinidad Guardian) When a 6.8 mag­ni­tude earth­quake rocked Trinidad & Tobago a year ago, 78-year-old Sug­a­nee Sam and her daugh­ter Soo­ma­tee hud­dled to­geth­er, pray­ing that their home con­struct­ed of rust­ed gal­vanised sheets and dis­card­emore..


Junior CASA: Four taste gold! - —Gomes outclasses Suleman to lift GU13 title; Cadogan wins first C/bean title; Wiltshire, Alphonso win back-to-back titles 

By Royston Crandon Team Guyana walked away with four gold medals yesterday at the end of the singles competition of the 2019 Caribbean Area Squash Association Junior Championship in Trinidad and Tobago.more..


Four found ‘not unacceptable’ for GECOM appointment - -talks to continue to complete list of nominees

President David Granger and Leader of the Opposition Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday met on finalising a list of six nominees for the post of Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Com-mission (GECOM) and they jointly announced that four candidates have been found more..


Pandey, Pandya condemn hosts to series defeat

NORTH SOUND, Antigua, CMC – West Indies A were once again left to ponder another horrendous batting collapse as India A took an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match one-day series with an emphatic 148-run victory here yesterday.more..


Three youths sentenced for killing professor - -‘mastermind’ among two given 12 years for crime

Three of the five youths who pleaded guilty to killing retired professor Pairaudeau ‘Perry’ Mars were yesterday morning sentenced to a combined 34 years behind bars by Justice Navindra Singh at the Georgetown High Court.more..


`Sweet Pea’ Whitaker dies in vehicle accident

(Reuters) – Former U.S. world champion Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker has died after being hit by a vehicle in Virginia Beach, Virginia, according to police.more..


Youth ends life after shooting girlfriend

A young mechanic is now dead and police say he committed suicide after reportedly shooting his girlfriend in an attempt to end her life.more..


Players were not fit enough says Bailey

Guyana’s win-less campaign in the Cricket West Indies Future Stars Under-17 regional tournament came as a result of weak batting and lack of preparation says coach of the side, Orin Bailey.more..


EPA Director denies ignoring residents’ concerns over proposed chemical warehouse plans

Director Dr Vincent Adams has denied that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) failed to address concerns raised by residents about the proposed Nalco Champion request to operate a chemical warehouse facility at Ruimveldt Industrial Estate.more..