KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Assistant Reggae Boyz coach, Donovan Duckie, said the presence of head coach Theodore “Tappa” Whitmore for the upcoming friendly internationals against St Kitts and Nevis and Antigua and Barbuda, will be important for the squad.
LONDON, (Reuters) – South African Caster Semenya’s long and controversial reign as the queen of middle distance running looks set to be ended this year not by a track rival but by a new hyperandrogenism rule that will stop her from running 800 and 1500 metres races.
Fruit scented and patriotically coloured “Magnificent Candles” are being produced by the Mahaica Women’s Group, a group of single mothers and early school leavers, the Department of Public Information (DPI ) says.
Dear Editor, April 25th, 2018 marks the 10th year since Guyana’s indisputably brilliant folklorist crossed over to another world.
(Reuters) Kawhi Leonard played only nine games for the San Antonio Spurs this season, but the team has no greater offseason priority.
Dear Editor, Few of us alive would have been aware of the opening scene of the drama recently reported to have climaxed between the Government of Guyana and Toolsie Persaud Ltd, with the former being burdened with a billion dollar legal bill payable to the latter.
Dear Editor, The parliamentary opposition notes with great amusement, the invitation under the signature of the Clerk of the National Assembly, who was directed by the Speaker, at the behest of the Minister of Public Infrastructure, to a tour of the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) expansion project site, scheduled for Friday, 27th April, 2018.
(Reuters) Dwyane Wade has not decided if he will continue his NBA career.
LONDON, CMC – Two-time winners West Indies will open their 2019 World cup campaign against nemeses Pakistan, in their bid for a third title in the International Cricket Council’s premier 50-overs showpiece.
Dear Editor, I am a longstanding customer of GT&T’s DSL internet service on its Gold plan.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Tennis faces “very significant” integrity problems caused by the sharp increase in internet betting, an independent report concluded in its interim finding yesterday with one investigator describing it as a “tsunami” at its lower levels.
Dear Editor, It appears to have been missed by our government, but domestic violence against women (VAW) (intimate partners violence) has long passed a national crisis in Guyana.
Dear Editor, So the Town Clerk has finally awoken from his long slumber to realise the city cannot be managed on a shoestring budget (SN, April 24).
(Reuters) The Golden State Warriors responded to their first loss of the postseason with a championship-type defensive effort Tuesday night, suffocating the San Antonio Spurs 99-91 to complete a 4-1 win in the first round of the NBA playoffs at Oakland, Calif.
What about nature’s worth? It’s our planet’s womb… What about forest trails? Burnt despite our pleas… – Earth Song, Michael Jackson (1995) Humankind’s stewardship of the earth, for the most part, has been deficient.
(Reuters) JJ Redick scored 27 points to lift the Philadelphia 76ers past the visiting Miami Heat 104-91 to clinch the teams’ first-round playoff series in five games Tuesday night at the Wells Fargo Center.
More than twenty persons working in various administrative capacities at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation were yesterday recognised for their contributions to the daily operations of the medical facility.
Dear Editor, Don’t people ever understand that there are major consequences when we continue to kill off our tourism sector?
(Reuters) – U.S. oil major Chevron Corp has evacuated executives from Venezuela after two of its workers were imprisoned over a contract dispute with state-owned oil company PDVSA, according to four sources familiar with the matter.
Trade unionist Micah Williams was yesterday sentenced to life imprisonment after a jury unanimously found him guilty of raping an eight-year-old girl.
GRA has detained a fuel boat pending the payment of some $36M in taxes.
Government will today meet with workers and officials of Russian aluminum firm RUSAL, and German carrier, Oldendorff, at the company’s Kwakwani, Berbice location to discuss the local implications of United States sanctions against the company’s majority shareholder Oleg Deripaska.
Acknowledging that initial consultations might not have been as robust as they should have been, IDB Country Representative Sophie Makonnen is urging stakeholders in a hinterland agricultural project to take an active part in the process to find solutions and successfully implement the scheme.
Amid unrelenting concerns over health dangers from mercury, the Guyana Gold Board’s (GGB) laboratory at Upper Brickdam was closed yesterday and alternative arrangements are to be made for purchasing of the precious metal.
Rod Henson, Country Manager of ExxonMobil’s subsidiary, Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited (EEPGL), says statistically speaking, it is unlikely that Guyana will experience a significant oil spill when production begins in 2020 at the offshore Liza well.