Keno George

Rescue mission

These men were left to explore options to remove this car which was caught in a pothole on Tuesday along Cactus Road, West Ruimveldt.

At risk

At risk: this motorcyclist placed both his and the life of the young pillion rider at risk by not wearing helmets as they rode along the East Bank Demerara (Photo by Keno George)

Cooling off

What to do on a hot day? Cool off! This youth chose to employ a life jacket for his plunge into the Lamaha Canal in the ‘B’ Field Sophia area yesterday.


This section of the Merriman Mall between Albert and Oronoque streets is falling away into the Church Street canal.


Former Minister of Education Dr Rupert Roopnaraine (second from left) speaking yesterday to reporters in the corridor of Parliament about his reassignment to the Ministry of the Presidency.

Scrapyard heap

This formidable scrapyard, more than three metres (ten feet) high in some places, reposes along both banks of a canal in Annandale, East Coast Demerara.

D’Urban Park rehab scenes

A pile of rotten bits of flooring removed from the VIP stand during rehabilitation works at D’Urban Park ahead of Thursday night’s flag raising ceremony to mark Guyana’s 51 years of independence.

Rain on Saturday

The Carmichael Street Avenue, near the Parade Ground Field on Saturday morning. Some Stabroek News bloggers, commenting under the photos depicting a rain-drenched-Georgetown, generally expressed apathy toward the state of the city following the downpour, as they acknowledged that being situated below sea level, Georgetown is prone to experience flooding.