It was disclosed during last week (‘Bar Association writes Registrar of Court, Commissioner of Police on touting’ SN, December 2) that the Guyana Bar Association had written to the Registrar of the Supreme Court and the Commissioner of Police seeking action against the use of touts to procure legal business for lawyers.
You know it’s Christmas time when Poinsettias begin to appear everywhere you look, along with Christmas trees.
Poinsettias, Euphorbia pulcherrima, are traditional December flowering plants and have become the symbol of Christmas, evoking the holiday spirit.
Stress is the one thing one wants to avoid when entertaining. When deciding on what to serve as appetisers, always try to choose things that can either be made ahead or things that can be served at room temperature, this way, you have the time to greet your guests and can serve them immediately which you put the finishing touches to the rest of the meal.
The United States has imposed sanctions against President of the World Chess Federation (FIDE) and former Russian regional governor Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, owing to his alleged assistance to the government of Syria.
The performances in the National Drama Festival (NDF) 2015 came to a rollicking, hilarious end with the performance of a comic farce – popular theatre of a type that appeals to the contemporary audience.
One of the shocks for people new to Guyana is the frenetic driving behaviours on our roads – drivers cutting in and out of traffic; driving in the opposing lane to get ahead of traffic; obviously intoxicated drivers; ignoring stop signs; running red lights – the list goes on.
Air China has confirmed that it will inaugurate a Beijing to Havana air service on December 27.
The flight which will extend the airline’s relatively new, three times a week, Beijing to Montreal service, will take about twenty hours in all to reach Cuba, involves a three hour stopover in Canada, and uses an extended range Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.