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Motorcades

Motorcades

Divine portrayals at the 1999 Diwali motorcade .

Showstopper

Showstopper

A showstopper from the 1991 motorcade .

Typical Diwali

Typical Diwali

A typical Diwali night in Delph Street, Campbellville .

Diwali

Diwali

Illuminating the driveway .

A view from Middleton Street of the portion of Dennis Street which was made impassable yesterday for vehicles as a result of large quantities of construction material being placed on the roadway .

Elton `The Real Coolie Bully’ Dharry appears to either helping Orlan `Pocket Rocket’ up or helping him further into oblivion after sending him to the canvas .

BASKING IN THE MOMENT! Former world rater Raul Frank, second from right takes time out to bask in the euphoria of victory with from left Seon Bristol, promoter Odinga Lumumba and Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport,  Dr .

Devi Ramcharitar was crowned queen of the Miss Diwali Sari Pageant at the National Park early yesterday morning .

Shack

Shack

Home and car? A shack made of old wood, sticks and other discarded materials and occupied by a vagrant photographed on D’Urban Park yesterday .

These two vehicles collided at Cemetery Road and Norton Street around 5 pm yesterday .

The third winner of the “Courts Stash of Cash 2” prize presentation, Nordis Clarke who stayed loyal to case #4 and went away with $750,000, which was presented by Courts’ Director of Customer Service, Clyde de Haas .

Christmas wishes: Republic Bank rewarded the first nine customers whose loans were approved in its “Make All Your Wishes Happen Christmas” Loan Campaign $10,000 each .

The Insurance Institute of Guyana elected its executive council at its 42nd AGM held in September .

Display

Display

[caption id="attachment_27602" align="alignleft" width="300" caption=""][/caption]One of the cars on display at the Car and Bike Show held at the Everest Cricket Club Ground yesterday .

Dr Yesu Persaud

Dr Yesu Persaud

Staff of Demerara Bank Limited singing at the Musical Tribute held to mark Dr Yesu Persaud’s 80th birth anniversary .

Donation

Donation

Chief Fire Officer Lawrence David (second from right), symbolically receiving a safety jacket from Urline Anthony of Toronto, Canada .

Million Dollar

Million Dollar

Million-dollar moment: After staying faithful to Case #3 Mohanram Moteelall won a million dollars in the second instalment of the Courts Stash of Cash promotion .

A losing battle?

A losing battle?

[caption id="attachment_27030" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="A losing battle? Part of the river defence along the Craig Public Road, East Bank Demerara .

Residents of ‘B’ Field Sophia waiting to fill their various water containers recently .

A section of the crowd at the International Eid Fest 2008 held at the Anna Catherina Islamic Complex on the West Coast Demerara yesterday .

Women making an offering in commemoration of African Holocaust Day following a memorial service at the Seawall bandstand on Sunday .

Drummers on the Seawall at the African and Cultural Development Association (ACDA) commemoration of the African MAAFA yon Sunday .

Members of ACDA performing rituals to commemorate the annual African Holocaust Day at the Seawall Bandstand yesterday .

Guyanese in African wear march following a memorial service commemorating the African MAAFA (Holocaust) at the Seawall bandstand yesterday .

Art talk: The Minister of Culture Dr Frank Anthony (left), UNICEF Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean Nils Kastberg (centre) and UNICEF representative Johannes Wedenig reviewing the Children’s Art Mural on the Georgetown Seawall yesterday .

The city’s bike patrol cracking down on a DVD vendor yesterday on Regent Street .

Yana Marisa Edwards and Rahul Neehal Lall receiving their awards from Managing Director Edwin Gooding .

Benschop Foundation reaches out to Buxton

Benschop Foundation reaches out to Buxton

A team including Georgetown Mayor Hamilton Green and social activist Mark Benschop yesterday visited the village of Buxton and distributed clothing, toys and other items .

Fishing boat

Fishing boat

Fishing boat wrecked! This man points to what remained of his three-man crew fishing boat .

Outstanding performances

Outstanding performances

Yana Marisa Edwards receiving her award for being the country’s top CSEC student from Minister in the Ministry of Education, Desrey Fox .

Courts unveils $24M promotion

Courts unveils $24M promotion

Courts yesterday launched its $24M Stash of Cash (2) promotion at a glittering ceremony at its Main Street office heralded by whole page movie-style advertisements in the daily newspapers .

Musical vibes

Musical vibes

Musical vibes: These lads from North Ruimveldt Multilateral School entertained their peers at the Children’s Rally at the National Park on Monday in observance of Education Month .

Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi

The 139th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi was observed yesterday at the Promenade Gardens .

Sir Shridath Ramphal

Sir Shridath Ramphal

[caption id="attachment_25557" align="alignleft" width="214" caption=""][/caption]Sir Shridath Ramphal .

[caption id="attachment_25465" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Joan Baveghems receiving an award yesterday from PNCR Leader Robert Corbin in commemoration of senior citizens’ month .

[caption id="attachment_25463" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="This bridge at Woolford Avenue and Camp Road has been fractured .

[caption id="attachment_25407" align="alignleft" width="224" caption="Ahhhhh! Cool down time: A canecutter takes a cool refreshing drink of water from a water bag on Saturday in the cane field at Providence, East Bank Demerara .