A family’s preparation for a memorial service ended tragically early yesterday morning when bandits stormed into their home in East La Penitence and discharged several rounds, fatally wounding a man and injuring two of his brothers.
SOMERSET, N.J.,/WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – NFL teams staged a show of solidarity with protesting players before yesterday’s games by kneeling, linking arms or staying off the field during the U.S.
The two East Bank Berbice men who were taken into custody in relation to the murder of 13-year-old Leonard Archibald are expected to be placed before the court today.
Dear Editor, A couple of days after Minister of Public Security Khemraj Ramjattan said some kind words to the media about Crime Chief Wendell Blanhum, the Prime Minister-controlled, state-owned Guyana Chronicle sought to discredit the Crime Chief.
Dear Editor, Reference is made to your article titled `Forde calls on stakeholders to put football first” (SN, September 24).
Dear Editor, Please permit me to respond to a letter authored by Mr.
Residents of Georgetown will by the end of October, 2017, be able to pay their rates and taxes using the Guyana Telephone and Telegraph’s Mobile Money Guyana (MMG) application.
Dear Editor, As auditor of Sleep-In International Hotel and Casino Inc, I read nonplussed and with great remorse, the letter dated August 3, 2017 signed by the Gaming Authority Chairman, Mr Roysdale Forde, addressed to that hotel, and also a letter dated August 21, 2017, again signed by the non-executive Gaming Authority Chairman, requesting information that included requests for seven years of individual income tax returns from the directors and shareholders.
Dear Editor, Congratulations and deep appreciation are extended to the South Rupununi District Council.
Bids are expected to be soon submitted for the extension of the Ministry of Public Health’s drug bond at Diamond and construction of a storage bond in Georgetown as the ministry moves to fulfil its pledge to stop renting private bonds.
Government’s implementation of recommendations from the Commission of Inquiry (COI) into the alleged plot to assassinate President David Granger will be made to ensure that the Guyana Police Force’s (GPF) overall “structure” is sound, says Minister of State Joseph Harmon.
Dear Editor, Suddenly constitutional reform is, to listen to the local oracles of sagaciousness, not of such vital importance anymore.
Arrivals at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), Timehri for August 2017 set an unprecedented record of 34,796 passengers, surpassing the 2012 figure of 33,367.
A call by acting President Moses Nagamootoo urging the Commonwealth Federation to unite through sports was made yesterday at Olympic House (Liliendaal) during his keynote address at the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) meeting of the Americas and the Caribbean.
While one of the plans for the rice planted at the Wales Estate was for aquaculture, the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) says that it is currently using it to produce seed paddy to sell to the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB).
By Noelle Smith If he could get one wish granted immediately it would be for the playing fields and various sporting arenas across the country to be in proper condition.
Dear Editor, What a stimulating evening at the London High Commission this week with two of Guyana’s best and brightest professors, Clem Seecharan and David Dabydeen talking India, Indo-Guyanese culture and cricket under the excellent chairmanship of Clive Myrie.
Veteran journalist and former Stabroek News reporter, Nills Learmond Campbell passed away yesterday in the United States where he had been living with his family.
A 19-year-old student and his 23-year-old friend were on Saturday night arrested after they were found with one gun each on their person at Grove, on the East Bank of Demerara.
Dear Editor, The Early Childhood Devel-opment Unit (ECDU) established more than three years ago has made significant strides in ensuring that childcare centres improve the safety and delivery of service to the nation’s children.
The Guyana Water Inc (GWI) says that residents served by the Westminster and L’Oratoire, West Bank Demerara well stations have had their service normalized.
In an extraordinary display of speed, grit and stamina, Team Coco’s Jamal John emerged winner of the grueling 80-mile Victor Macedo Memorial road race yesterday.
Dear Editor, I wish to thank the doctors and staff of the eye clinic at the Georgetown Public Hospital for the high quality of their interactions with patients and their excellent service.
A Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) enforcement officer was shot and robbed of his service revolver early Saturday morning and the police have since arrested two persons for questioning.
BERLIN, (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term in office yesterday but Europe’s most powerful leader will have to govern with a far less stable coalition in a fractured parliament after her conservatives haemorrhaged support to a surging far right.