Guyana

Interrogating plantation class structure in literature

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

Cent and Jill
By Rooplall Monar
Every time Christmas season approaching me does always remember one particular Friday gone back when me was a small boy going to estate two-storey white, red and colour pay office.

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Lucas stock index

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

Last Update: 1,028.79                        Movement: 2.449%
Current Update: 1,053.99                  YTD Movement: 2.449%

LUCAS STOCK INDEX (LSI)
The Lucas Stock Index increased 2.449 percent during the first period of trading in January 2022.

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The private lives of public legends

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

A famous actress is cosmetically and sartorially transformed into a famous historical figure.

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Bangladesh chase history in Taylor’s farewell test

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

WELLINGTON, (Reuters) – Bangladesh will be chasing a momentous series victory against New Zealand while their smarting hosts are determined to give Ross Taylor a fitting farewell in test cricket in the second and final match which starts today in Christchurch.

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Give your immune system a boost

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

Since the calendar flipped to 2022, there have been increases in COVID-19 cases worldwide, Guyana included.

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Khawaja’s twin ton leaves England batting to save test

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

SYDNEY, (Reuters) – Usman Khawaja scored his second century of the match to help Australia to 265 for six declared on the fourth day of the fourth Ashes test yesterday, handing England an unlikely victory target of 388.

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Some pros and cons of the Natural Resource Fund Act of 2021

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

By Tarron Khemraj
The Natural Resource Fund Act of December 2021 is a clear and concise document outlining the purpose of the Fund, as well as the sources of oil revenue deposit and method of withdrawal.

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Umbrella

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

Rihanna, the Barbadian singer, became popular with the song ‘Umbrella,’ released in 2008.

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First Colombian with non-terminal illness dies legally by euthanasia

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

BOGOTA, (Reuters) – Colombian Victor Escobar became the first person in the Andean country with a non-terminal illness to die by legally regulated euthanasia late on Friday, his lawyer Luis Giraldo confirmed.

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Cash flow from 2022 will clear off debts, producer increase profits fot their shareholders

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:59
– Cash flow from 2022 will clear off debts, increase profits for their shareholders By Kiana Wilburg Kaieteur News – After a mere three years of shrewd mega-investments in Guyana’s oil rich Stabroek Block, Hess Corporation says it is poised to join the top tier group of companies on America’s Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Index […]
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Coalition wants to know up front if oil monies will fund controversial gas-to-shore project

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:58
Kaieteur News – Although House Speaker Manzoor Nadir is yet to allow discussions on the controversial gas-to-shore project in the National Assembly, the Coalition Party has noted that it is curious to know whether the oil money in the Natural Resource Fund (NRF) will finance the venture. Speaking on behalf of the Party, Shadow Oil […]
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GPF forced to abandon 35 out of 150 Chinese-made vehicles – AG Report

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:57
Kaieteur News – The Guyana Police Force (GPF) abandoned 35 out of 150 Chinese made vehicles in the year 2020. The Auditor General report outlined that the vehicles were abandoned after the GPF encountered difficulty sourcing spare parts to fix their mechanical problems. According to the report, the Force under A Partnership for National Unity […]
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AFC backs harmon, PNC/R wants norton

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:56
…as AFC backs Harmon, PNC/R wants Norton Kaieteur News – The coalition, A Partnership for National Unity + Alliance for Change (APNU+AFC), which currently has as its substantive Parliamentary Opposition Leader, Joseph Harmon, is split on the way forward as it relates to replacing that Constitutional Office holder, with newly elected Leader of the People’s […]
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police accused of “dragging foot” on assault of pregnant woman

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:55
Kaieteur News – Ranks at the East Ruimveldt Police Outpost are being accused of ‘dragging their foot’ on an assault of a pregnant woman which occurred on September 5, 2021. The victim, Tracy Andrews, 40, of Lot 9 West Ruimveldt was allegedly assaulted by two men, who live next door to her, over some illegal […]
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Man wanted for marrying twice

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:54
Kaieteur News – A man who allegedly married twice had his ‘second’ honeymoon marred by a wanted bulletin that was issued for him by police on Friday last. The man, Andrew Simon, is a resident of lot 10-10 Cemetery Road, Wortmanville, Georgetown. According to police, they want to question him about a bigamy offence he […]
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Speaker defends honour

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:53
…calls PNC/R’s attack weak attempt to defend disorder Kaieteur News – Speaker of the National Assembly, Manzoor Nadir, has sought to defend his ‘honour’ following what he calls an attempt on the part of the main faction of the opposition coalition, A Partnership for National Unity (APNU), a weak attempt to justify parliamentary disorder. Nadir […]
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De Comrade Leader knows best

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:49
Dem Boys Seh… Kaieteur News – Dem communist and socialist parties in Guyana does try fuh mek people feel dat dem ain’t left wing parties no more. But internally dem members does still refer to one another as “Comrade”. De Pee-N-See now calling dem leader “Comrade Leader”. De central committee want dem Comrade Leader fuh […]
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“It wasn’t we!”

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:48
Kaieteur News – The recent PNC/R press conference had a ring of deja vue to it. It was a throwback to an era in which the party remained unrepentant and unapologetic for its actions. Following the elections of 1997, there were protests launched by the PNC against the elections. Part of the protests involved the […]
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E.O. Wilson is dead

Kaieteur News - Dom, 09/01/2022 - 05:47
Kaieteur News – If you ask Guyanese if they ever heard of E.O. Wilson, 99 percent would say they haven’t. Edward Wilson died on Boxing Day, December 27, 2021. I would think that even the person that hates Wilson would not deny he was one of the greatest minds of modern civilisation. I will never […]
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