• Civil defence team to evaluate dry weather effects in Region 9

    8 hours ago

    A team from the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) including CDC Director General Colonel Chabilall Ramsarup and CDC Deputy Director General Major Kester Craig will accompany Minister of State who also holds responsibility for disaster preparedness management, Joseph Harmon to Lethem (Region 9) tomorrow. 0

  • Teachers involved in brutal flogging of Rupununi teens dismissed

    Two teachers who in February of this year were involved in the brutal flogging of two teenage girls at Awarewanau Primary School in Deep South Rupununi have been dismissed from the teaching service. 0

The problems of the Camp Street GRA complex

Among the issues raised by President of the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) Mr Patrick Yarde in his opening address to the Union’s Twenty First Biennial Delegates Conference last week was the worrisome issue of the continued occupancy of the Camp Street complex by the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) in the face of the revelation some weeks ago by GRA Board Chairman Mr Rawle Lucas that the physical conditions pose a threat to workers’ health and arrangements should be made for the relocation of the staff at the earliest possible time. 0


Friends hanging out in the village

Story and photos by Joanna Dhanraj   In 1954, two-year-old Nebert Perch left her home in Buxton and travelled with her mother Una Bobb Samuels and four-year-old brother Rudolph to a tiny village called Supply, today known as Support.

What the people say about… The rebuilding of the Umana Yana

Interviews by Dreylan Johnson with photos by Keno George The sod has been turned and the rebuilding of the Umana Yana has been set for completion by the end of the first quarter next year.

  • Juicy win!

    Alpha United moves to the top of the table with 2-0 defeat of Fruta Conquerors

    Delon Lanferman of Alpha United posing for a photo opportunity following his double against Fruta Conquerors in the GFF Stag Beer Elite League

    Alpha United continued its unbeaten run in the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Stag Beer Elite League blanking Fruta Conquerors 2-0 Sunday at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground to sit on top of the standings. 0

  • T&T close to overdraft limit

    Colm Imbert

    (Trinidad Guardian) Gas prices increased yesterday, former property tax levels return from January 2016 and NIS contribution rates rise next July but the new People’s National Movement Government’s first Budget has kept various election promises, including VAT reduction, increased retirees’ benefits and certain personal tax exemptions.