Guyana

Residents are frustrated with the present condition of the Parika-St. Lawrence main road

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:05

Dear Editor:
Please allow me space in your letters column to highlight the plight of residents using the main road from the Parika Junction to St Lawrence, East Bank Essequibo.

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NSC hails Sarwan’s appointment as CWI selector 

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:05

The National Sports Commission (NSC) is throwing its support behind former Guyanese and West Indies Captain Ramnaresh Sarwan, who has been appointed  to the West Indies men’s senior and youth selection panels.  

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Boy, 6, in need of life-saving tumour surgery

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:05

A 6-year-old boy, who was diagnosed with a rare brain tumour months ago is in need of life-saving surgery and his family along with non-governmental organisation Saving Hands Emergency Aid (SHEA) is seeking help in raising the funds to have the procedure done overseas.

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Correction

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:04

In the issue of  Stabroek News of October 11, 2021, in an article entitled `Guyanese woman faces expensive court battles after bid to end abusive relationship in Mauritius’, a number of allegations about Mr.

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GCB congratulates Haynes, Sarwan on appointments

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:04

The Guyana Cricket Board has congratulated former West Indies cricketers Desmond Haynes and Ramnaresh Sarwan on their recent appointments.

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It is over for Joseph Harmon

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:04

Dear Editor,
My advice to Joseph Harmon is to leave willingly, bow out gracefully and demonstrate that he truly loves his party and its coalition partners.

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Walter Rodney deserves more than a token monument

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:03

Dear Editor,
Though I supported President Granger for the 2020 election, I see Dr.

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Albouystown man fined on noise nuisance charge

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:03

An Albouystown resident was on Friday fined $20,000 after he admitted to a noise nuisance charge.

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A most interesting start to West Indies cricket’s 2022 new year

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:02

By Tony (Mc Watt) and Reds (Perreira)
It has been a most interesting first week start to the 2022 new year for West Indies cricket.

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One more COVID-19 death, 1016 new covid cases reported

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:02

An unvaccinated Region 10 man, 46, is the latest COVID-19 fatality and a record-breaking amount of new cases – 1016 were recorded yesterday.

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I stand by my letter about mosquitoes

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:02

Dear Editor,
I sent the letter concerning the Hope Secondary School and its mosquito infestation however I saw the Headmaster debunking such.

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Six dead, 20 missing after rock face collapse at Brazilian waterfall

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:02

BRASILIA, (Reuters) – At least six people died and nine were seriously injured when a wall of rock collapsed on top of motor boats below a waterfall in southeastern Brazil yesterday, the local fire department said.

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Closing comments on the Buxton Proposal - Guyana’s Oil and Gas Sector:

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:01

Part 13
Introduction
Today’s column [Part13] is the final  in the present series centring on my re-visit of the Buxton Proposal.

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Consultation

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:01

In November last year the government finally unveiled its reforms for the electoral system in the shape of The Representation of the People (Amendment) Bill.

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Cartoon

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:01

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Examining the secret surveillance of Jagan and Burnham during 1953 visit to Britain

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:01

By Claudia Tomlinson
The use of intelligence services was an important strategy employed by Britain to supress anti-colonialism in the Caribbean.

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Schools chess programme can be done online

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:01

So, let us wage a global struggle against illiteracy, poverty and terrorism and let us pick up our books and pens.

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Irish duo ruled out of Windies ODI with COVID

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:01

KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Simi Singh and Ben White were ruled out of yesterday’s opening One-Day International against West Indies after testing positive for COVID-19, dealing another blow to Ireland’s Caribbean tour.

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Heading to the farm

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:01

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Essequibo bus driver arrested for getting school girls intoxicated

Stabroek News Guyana - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 07:01

A 25-year-old bus driver of Anna Regina, Region Two was arrested yesterday and is currently in custody at the Anna Regina police station.

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