Ferguson, Missouri’s response to the shooting of teenager Michael Brown mirrors a similar narrative that unfolded here when three unarmed protestors were gunned down at Linden just over two years ago .
I tire truly of the world’s and Guyana’s sordid goings-on .
In the midst of that crass plosive pessimistic passiveness that drowns out any kindness, goodness, friendliness, professionalism that remains in our society, there’s one Police Officer you could turn to for prompt service in Georgetown .
A Partnership for National Unity’s Shadow Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, reading from a statement at a press conference on 9th November, 2012, said: “APNU reminds Central Government of their obligations to honour constitutional provisions regarding the role and authority of Regional Democratic Councils (RDCs) .
Forbes Burnham did not become an autocrat after he ascended to the presidency of Guyana .
Former President Jagdeo has carved out his own method of promoting private enterprise .
By Janette Bulkan Janette Bulkan is Assistant Professor, Department of Forest Resources Management, Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B .
In today’s column, we discuss a recent experience in trying to obtain information under the Access to Information Act that the National Assembly passed the Act in September 2011 to provide citizens with reasonable access to information on government programmes and activities .
The Concerned Citizens of Danielstown located across the Diaspora held their Anniversary & Homecoming Celebra-tions August 9-16, 2014 .
Whitewater Village is a community in Region One, Barima-Waini, just a few miles from the border with Venezuela .
When the articles on cancers and tumours commenced in May, we had no inkling that so many weeks/ months would be needed to cover the salient topics associated with this ailment .
I’m admitting it from the start: I am not a fisherman .
Watching President Barack Obama at his mega-summit with nearly 50 African heads of state in Washington, D .
Guyana’s final round eleven game at Tromso in the 41st World Chess Olympiad pitted her against Palau, an island country in the Pacific Ocean .
Part 2A single tree yields approximately 50 to 200 breadfruit per season .
Popular songs are normally ephemeral .
On August 15 Panama celebrated one hundred years of operation of its canal .
Revolting newsIn its mid-year report, the government disclosed that the Guyana economy grew by 3 .
This horned frog (Ceratoprhys cornuta) in the Iwokrama Rain Forest is doing what it does best; hiding in the leaf litter, waiting to pounce on unsuspecting prey .
The Green Kingfisher has the typical kingfisher shape, with a short tail and long bill .
General Secretary of the PPP, Home Affairs Minister Clement Rohee, declared at his press conference last week that the PPP has no problem with shared governance and the ‘winner does not take all’ principle .
One might have thought that as time passes the heart might harden as arteries harden and the sense of loss grow less acute as the five familiar senses most certainly tend to do .
Most of us prepare some sort of chicken dish on the weekends in addition to another meat .
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Biggest challengesThus far, discussion of the 2012 Preliminary Census has focussed on 1) the population decline over the intercensal period 2002-2012; 2) the effect of outward migration; 3) estimating what the population might have been if it were not for item 2; and 4) making the inference, based on the preliminary data that high levels of brain drain (observed in previous intercensal periods) persisted .
A year ago, I sat at a lecture, organised by the Cuffy 250 Committee, where a series of questions about the state of African Guyanese communities were raised .
There are some species in the natural world where individuals of either gender can reproduce .
If even regarded by some as ramblings or waffle, I return to my lead issues with pointed brevity .
Guyanese worldwide achieve amazing feats .
Stabroek News has invited the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C), A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) and the Alliance for Change to submit a weekly column on local government and related matters .
By Jorge Familiar Calderón Vice President for Latin America and the Caribbean at the World Bank .
From all indications we will soon have national and regional elections, and all those who wish to see Guyana actually fulfilling its potential rather than its resources being drained away to far off places (the Bai Shan Lin affair) for the benefit of others, must now concentrate all their efforts on developing a strategy that would relieve the PPP/C of government at the next elections .
On 9 June 2014, the Transparency Institute Guyana Inc .
Reparations campaign distracts from challenges facing Caribbean: A response by Hilbourne Watson and Trevor Campbell
Hilbourne Watson is a Barbadian political scientist .
On 22 July 2014, the Head of the Presidential Secretariat (HPS) announced that only one company met the prequalification requirements for the supply of drugs and medical supplies to the Ministry of Health and the Georgetown Hospital .
The last census report reflected a reduction of the population in Region Six and residents shared their views on this issue below: [caption id="attachment_300494" align="alignright" width="180"] Godwyn Allicock[/caption][caption id="attachment_300495" align="alignleft" width="162"] Mr .