Boom: An earth-shaking explosion and rocks tumbled as BK Quarry conducted three blasts at the company’s Teperu/Itabu Mazaruni River location on Friday .
A group of young ladies performing a song, entitled ‘Lessons on Life’ at the Guyana Police Force’s Christmas Luncheon and Cultural Presentation for children attached to the Police Outreach Programme which was held at the Police Sports Club ground pavilion, Eve Leary yesterday .
Pawan Outar holds her 11-month old son as she looks at the remains of her two-storey Martyr’s Ville, Mon Repos home which was destroyed by fire on Saturday morning .
Scotiabank employees donating blood on Saturday .
‘King Pele’ born Edson Arantes de Nascimento greets a Guyanese fan outside City Hall yesterday .
Jacqueline Graham was recently awarded the Cameron & Shepherd Prize for best graduating Guyanese student of the Hugh Wooding Law School for 2009 in Civil Procedure 1 and 2 over the two-year course for the Legal Education Certificate .
Seven health centres and one health post, situated between the villages of Belladrum and Ithaca, now have access to proper disposal of medical waste after the US Embassy commissioned a third ‘De Montfort’ style incinerator at the Fort Wellington Hospital, West Coast Berbice .
Barrel time: Barrels and other items posted from overseas on this truck on Church Street heading to be delivered yesterday, a common feature at Christmas time .
Ho! Ho! Ho! Banks DIH Santa was on this truck yesterday as it drove along the East Ruimveldt section of Mandela Avenue handing out gifts to children .
Christmas clean up? This young man was cleaning the drain outside the Ministry of Education building in Croal Street yesterday .
GAWU members picketing the Ministry of Finance yesterday .
Consecration: The new Anglican Bishop of Guyana, the Venerable Cornell Jerome Moss (centre) surrounded by visiting Bishops on the main stairway of the St .
Workers with RUSAL’s bauxite subsidiary protesting yesterday outside Prime Minister Sam Hinds’ office .
Scotiabank on December 3rd presented prizes for the winners in its Mastercard Back to School promotion .
A real jam on the East Bank last week .
Scotiabank last week presented road safety signs to the National Road Safety Council .
Heavy rain and high winds at Diamond, East Bank Demerara about 11 .
Of note: Stabroek News journalist Iana Seales graduated with distinction from the University of Guyana on Saturday last with a Bachelors Degree in International Relations (IR) .
The winning posters in the PEPFAR Global Poster Show .
PEPFAR poster competition winners: Second from left is Athaliah Lambert while Mariea Harrinarine is second from right .
[caption id="attachment_65853" align="alignleft" width="278" caption="Steelband players livened up the Fogarty’s Santa parade on Saturday .
In observance of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, members of the Region Five Women’s Affairs Committee (WAC) marched from Number 23 Village, West Berbice to the Fort Wellington Boardroom where a seminar was held .
Class of 2009: University of Guyana graduands seated at the Turkeyen campus yesterday at the start of the 43rd Convocation .
Dr Winston McGowan (right) being installed as Emeritus Professor by Chancellor of the University of Guyana Dr Compton Bourne at the Turkeyen campus’s 43rd Convocation yesterday .
Emeritus professor Dr Mary Noel Menezes (second right) was one of three installed yesterday at the University of Guyana’s Turkeyen campus’s 43rd Convocation .
The procession: Mace Bearer Alwyn Thomas precedes Chancellor of the University of Guyana Dr Compton Bourne bringing up the rear of the procession at the start of the 43rd Convocation at the Turkeyen Campus yesterday .
Savannah Beauty: Eighteen-year-old Michelle Joseph copped the Miss Rupununi Queen title at the recently concluded Rupununi Expo held at the Triple R Rupununi Rodeo Site .
Its official: Santa and his elves lead Fogarty’s annual Santa Parade in the city yesterday .
Proof that there’s still a child in every one of us: The guards on duty at the Prime Minister’s residence, Main Street yesterday watching the annual Fogarty’s Santa Parade .
Jubilation time: Children dancing in the street as they followed this year’s annual Santa Parade to Fogarty’s yesterday .
It’s Christmas time in the city… The Christmas masqueraders were out in full force as the Fogarty’s annual Santa Parade hit the streets yesterday .
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No its… Children thronged Main Street yesterday as part of the Fogarty’s annual Santa Parade .
Ms Alexis Crawford, marketing representative of Topco Juices, DDL, presents national chess champion Wendell Meusa with his first prize in the presence of Dr Frank Anthony, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport .
Bollywood actors Abhishek Bachchan (L) and his wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan pose for a picture during the premiere of movie “Paa” in Mumbai December 3, 2009 .
Courts (Guyana) made another customer a millionaire when its Stash of Cash 3 promotion continued on Wednesday .
[caption id="attachment_65537" align="alignleft" width="213" caption="Caribbean Development Bank President, Dr Compton Bourne moments after he was installed as the 8th Chancellor of the University of Guyana yesterday at the George Walcott Lecture Theatre, Turkeyen Campus .
[caption id="attachment_65459" align="alignnone" width="432" caption="This man decided to save some energy wheeling himself about and latched on for a bit of towing along the Houston, East Bank Demerara Public Road on Wednesday afternoon .