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.
A man has been admitted to the Georgetown Public Hospital in a serious condition after the motorcycle he was riding crashed into a vehicle yesterday morning at Providence, East Bank Demerara.
Dear Editor, It was a simple discussion about England’s victory in one 50 over match against the West Indies.
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO, (Reuters) – Puerto Rico’s medical services are in critical condition in the wake of Hurricane Maria.
Following Essequibo’s triumph, Lower Corentyne and West Berbice also completed victories in fourth action of the Guyana Cricket Board/ Jaguars three-day franchise league yesterday.
The Guyana Football Federation (GFF) has made a timely donation of footballs to the Indigenous Heritage Games which officially kicked off on Friday and ended yesterday at the Everest Cricket Club, ground.
The Indian Action Committee (IAC) says it is collaborating with the Regional Democratic Council of Administrative Region No.
Dear Editor, It is very worrying for many to see and hear the incumbent President of the United States of America, Mr Donald Trump speak to the international community in such an irresponsible manner about the North Korea President.
INDORE, India, (Reuters) – All-rounder Hardik Pandya celebrated his promotion in the batting order with a breezy 78 to help secure India’s series-clinching five-wicket victory in the third one-day international against Australia yesterday.
President David Granger has assented to the government’s contentious broadcasting bill, despite local and international calls for more consultations with stakeholders over some of its provisions.
Dear Editor, Diplomacy, it is said is war by other means. This war of words was very much in evidence at the United Nations General Assembly when United States President Donald Trump took to the stage and levelled accusations against North Korea and Iran which, along with Venezuela are perceived by the current US administration as ‘rogue states’.
Berbice lawmen are still on the hunt for the driver who hit two men, leaving a 19-year-old labourer dead along the Number 74 Village, Corentyne Public Road two Sundays ago.
MEXICO CITY, (Reuters) – Mexicans packed churches on Sunday to pray for the victims of the country’s deadliest quake in 32 years as rescue teams searched against the odds for any survivors trapped under rubble since Tuesday’s tremor shook Mexico City and nearby states.
The second annual Antigua and Barbuda Cricket Association (ABCA) Indepen-dence T20 tournament will commence October 6 and runs through to October 14 in Antigua.
The Governments and people of CARICOM are actively aiding Dominica following Monday night’s devastating passage of Category 5 Hurricane Maria, the CARICOM Secretariat said yesterday.
By Yarimar Bonilla Yarimar Bonilla is the author of “Non-Sovereign Futures: French Caribbean Politics in the Wake of Disenchantment” and a founder of the Puerto Rico Syllabus.
Dear Editor, There seem to be some Guyanese who want to continually blame Cheddi Jagan and Forbes Burnham for Guyana’s present problems.
Minister of State Joseph Harmon on Thursday said that President David Granger is still considering the third list of nominees for the post of Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (Gecom), which was submitted by Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo a month ago.
A debt of gratitude is owed to all those here and abroad who have risen up to provide relief to the hurricane-stricken islands of the Caribbean, whether it be the first responders, householders gathering clothing and batteries, the business community mobilising food and building materials, institutions providing cash or friendly governments availing inter-island transport.
BRISTOL, England, CMC — A blistering 94 from Chris Gayle and a career-best spell from Miguel Cummins failed to top Moeen Ali’s third One-day International hundred and Liam Plunkett’s best ODI bowling that swept England to a 124-run victory over West Indies in the third ODI yesterday.
ERBIL, Iraq/ISTANBUL, (Reuters) – Iraq’s Kurds will go ahead with a referendum on independence today because their partnership with Baghdad has failed, Kurdistan Regional Government President Massoud Barzani said yesterday, shrugging off international opposition to the vote.
(Jamaica Gleaner) The police say two persons were detained yesterday morning following the fatal shooting of Jamaica’s most wanted criminal, Marlon ‘Duppy Film’ Perry, in Port Morant, St Thomas.
The restoration of the former Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) building in Albouystown is dependent on funding, Coordinator of the Restoration Committee Heston Bostwick has said.