Introduction Last month I was present at the Rotary understanding dinner where the President of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) Justice Michael de la Bastide gave the main address.
Dear Editor, The tale of the son of Mr. Reepu Daman Persaud’s sudden appearance as the “businessman” that will be supplying the government with BMWs for CWC cries out for the presence of someone like Eusi Kwayana in this country.
Dear Editor, In a letter under the caption “Phone companies should give incentives to loyal customers” (07.02.28) K.
Dear Editor, When an educator called me a few weeks ago to ask my opinion on whether he should cut the tail off his Doberman, I was totally taken aback.
Dear Editor, You have done it again. Once again you have missed the marvellous opportunity of using your front page to bring joy and hope to your readers.
Dear Editor, Your newspaper published on Thursday March 15, 2007 a report captioned “Aid for Great Flood was almost $204m – Singh.” The article reports on a statement made by the Honourable Finance Minister Dr Ashni Singh to Parliament in response to a question raised by MP Volda Lawrence on the assistance received by Guyana during the major floods of 2005.
Shivnarine Chanderpaul feels he is due for a big score and does not think his form has deserted him as he prepares for West Indies’ second World Cup game tomorrow.
Two former national basketball players who are domiciled in the US Leon Christian and Karen Abrams have a vision to lift the standard of basketball in high schools across Guyana and have started taking the steps necessary to turn that vision into reality.
Culinary Delights II ( Georgetown : The Women’s Club of the Indian Cultural Centre) ‘Fainting Imam’ is the name of one of the interesting recipes in Culinary Delights II, the second edition of a collection of recipes edited by the Women’s Club of the Indian Cultural Centre of Guyana.
Let’s get one thing straight: Heartworm in dogs (cats) should only be treated by a qualified veterinarian.
My sister woke up yesterday and the left side of her face is droopy and the eyelid is closing down.
You bump into her on the street, at the supermarket or at a party.
A few weeks ago I noticed several Talipot palms in flower in and around Georgetown.
March 15 is observed by Consumers International (CI) each year as World Consumer Rights Day.
President Bharrat Jagdeo is concerned that even though the country will benefit from the recently announced US$467M debt write-off from the Inter-American Develop-ment Bank (IDB), there will be a reduction in Guyana’s access to concessionary funding.
Several of the existing interior airstrips, many of which cannot be monitored because of scarce financial and human resources are hotbeds for drug smuggling and also facilitate the movement of illegal Brazilian miners, a source in the aviation sector has said.
Talks are underway for the construction of a nuclear power plant and an aluminium smelter in Suriname.
Today’s column considers the (ab)use of forestry concessions as tradable commodities by Asian FDI-benefiting (Foreign Direct Investment) companies, practices that are against forest law and policy in Guyana.
The Ukranian chess player Vasily Ivanchuk, who keeps climbing in and then being thrown out of the world’s top ten, gives a splendid performance in the following game.
Thousands of years ago, power was gained mostly through physical violence and maintained with brute strength.
Co-authored by Clarence Trotz and Alec Farley, CXC Physics is just the latest offering in the Macmillan Science Series.
Increased salaries, improved working conditions and progress, top the list of workers’ expectations as the Chinese company Bosai Minerals Group Co Ltd (BOSAI), gets ready to take the helm of Omai Bauxite Mining Incorporated (OBMI) next week.
Barama Company Limited (BCL) is confident of being back in good stead with the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) after a pre-audit inspection by the World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) shows that the company has fulfilled most of the corrective actions required.
A 15-year-old boy is missing from his Public Road, Kitty home, after his mother sent him to buy bread on Thursday.