In dance:

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In dance: Nadira Shah  entertaining the crowd yesterday. The occasion was Pushpanjali 16 put on by the Indian Commemoration Trust at the Indian Monument Gardens on Church and Camp streets to celebrate the arrival of Indians.

City drama

A clear view of the Stabroek Market from Demico House

Yesterday saw a series of confrontations between the city on the one hand and vendors and cart operators on the other as City Hall pressed on with plans to clear Stabroek Square and nearby areas.

Red Thread protest against Lawrence continues

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Red Thread protest against Lawrence continues: Nearly seven weeks since Red Thread’s declaration to persist with protest action until Minister Volda Lawrence is removed from her social protection portfolio, the group yesterday continued its action outside the Ministry of the Presidency.

Flagging D’Urban St


These men are at work in Lodge to beautify the community by “flagging it off.” The section of D’Urban Street, Lodge between Cemetery Road and Mandela Avenue has already been completed.

Clean-up in Bartica

Photo shows the clean-up underway (Ministry of the Presidency photo)

On April 27, 2016, the Ministry of Natural Resources commenced the second initiative under its “A Clean Environment” Project by providing support to Bartica, Essequibo, Region 7.