Allowing Suriname to be admitted to Caricom before settling frontier claims undermined Guyana’s position
Dear Editor,With reference to the news item `Vessel seized by Suriname freed after payment of heavy fine, 2008/10/17’ Suriname was accorded observer status in Caricom under former President Hoyte who refused for them to have full status (Suriname recognized that they needed to be a part of Caricom for their long term benefit and relations) because Guyana had some serious border and territorial issues to settle with Suriname .
Dear Editor,I write in response to the call for the renaming of the Diwali pageant by a group of Hindu organisations .
Dear Editor,All are subjected to the Rule of Law (ROL) .
Dear Editor,I wish to refer to a letter in SN October 14, 2008 captioned `Dumping of garbage has reached unprecedented proportions .
Dear Editor,My friend, John Da Silva’s reply in SN Oct 15 08 `PPP/C administration not dictatorship, elected or otherwise’ on the question of whether we enjoy a true democracy is seriously flawed .
Dear Editor,I refer to the Sunday Stabroek news item ‘Down and out in New York City: Guyanese immigrants facing hard times’ 2008/10/19 at 12:19 PM .
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Dear Editor, I read with interest, reports in several daily newspapers that the Georgetown Mayor and City Council has recommenced its property evaluation exercise of the Georgetown municipality .
Dear Editor, Reading the comments in the case of the woman who lost a large sum of money just withdrawn from the bank brought to mind my experience in Guyana in the mid-1990s .
Dear Editor, We cannot produce rice without TSP fertiliser .
Dear Editor, I write this with a heavy heart .
Dear Editor, Many people complain about the lack of or the timeliness of the Police response .
Dear Editor,To date, there has been nearly one hundred hours of blackout across East and West Berbice .
Dear Editor,I was amazed to learn via the TV that the annual mystifying Car & Bike show is once again on, but more amazing and alarming is the fact that this entertainment is being held at a ground near the St .
Dear Editor,The controversy over the Miss Diwali pageant has given rise to some interesting views expressed in letters and blogs in different media about those who are opposed to the association of Diwali with the pageant .
Dear Editor,Many years ago, after years in public life and examining the trends and attitudes in our society, I publicly contended that the major effort by government, the opposition, religious community, social activists and all concerned citizens was to harmonize and combine our efforts and resources to engineer a moral and spiritual revival .
Dear Editor,This was the straw that broke the camel’s back for me: says the barman to Andy Capp “I hear Flo hurt her back,” Andy replies, “Yeh she was trying to move the couch near the television, in the end I had to get off and move it myself .
Dear Editor,Regarding the news item `Hindu organizations call for Diwali pageant to be renamed’ (SN Oct 17), I urge the National Diwali Committee to reconsider its holding of the Miss Diwali Sari Pageant which appears to have hurt the sentiments of many Hindus .
Dear Editor,The Indian Arrival Committee (IAC) wishes to reply to some comments made by Mayor Hamilton Green in a letter titled `Neither the govt nor the PPP was represented at the slave trade commemoration’ (SN, Wednesday, 15th October, 2008) .
Dear Editor,I am the proprietor of Lachmansingh Drug Service, which is located at the corner of Camp and Norton streets .
If we want to challenge the PPP/C on constitutional issues the PNCR must respect its own constitution
Dear Editor,A few weeks ago, it was reported in the media that the PNCR has decided to ask me to resign from the parliament and to suspend me from the party for one year .
Dear Editor,In reference to the SN letter on October 13 `I also had a bad employment experience with Dr Jagan’ by Antonio Vargas, a dentist who was employed and eventually fired from my office for gross incompetence and poor dentistry, all I have to say in rebuttal to his letter of lies and slander is that anyone with the least interest in what he had to say, should contact anyone associated with the dental delivery system in Bartica (where he was employed after being fired from my office) .
Dear Editor,I have been following the fuel prices closely and have noticed today that oil prices have dropped below US$75 per barrel for the first time in the past 6 months .
Dear Editor,My daughter was injured in a fire when she was one and a half years old .
Dear Editor,My name is Trevor Norton .
Dear Editor,The proportion of violence committed against women in this country is alarming these days compared to many other locations around the world .
Dear Editor,The latest aggressive and confrontational move by the Surinamese authorities towards Guyanese, in our own territorial waters cannot be tolerated .
Dear Editor,Here is yet another case for the Guyana National Bureau of Standards .
Dear Editor,For sometime now, your reporters have been describing deaf persons as “dumb boy” or “dumb girl” or “mute” .
Dear Editor,I am responding to an article published in the Kaieteur News on October 14, 2008 captioned “Rival tourism bodies sparks war of words .
Dear Editor,It is with profound sadness, and despair that I pen this letter, of both condolence, and deep concern for what can only be described as yet another savage and cowardly act perpetrated against a harmless young professional .
Dear Editor,I cannot recall having read or seen any campaign by the Traffic Police towards monitoring lane driving and I do apologize if this was indeed done .
Dear Editor,President Bharrat Jagdeo has described the deterioration of the 30-year-old Demerara Harbour Bridge as “unbelievable, almost criminal” .
Dear Editor,While some of us may have winced at his methods we were more than pleased to see the alacrity at which the Minister of Public Works dispatched the squatters at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (`Illegal structures at Timehri torn down’ SN 13th Sept, 2008) .
Dear Editor,Thank you for all your newspaper’s help and support in finding my mother Noelina Prospere-Medor and thanks to the reporter Ms Ferguson for taking an interest in the story .
Dear Editor,It was so sad to read of the brutal ending of the life of that attractive, intelligent young woman, Alicia Foster .