Barbados PM conferred with Guyana’s second-highest award
Jamaica Observer

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The prime minister of Barbados has topped Guyana’s list of national awardees that was announced to coincide with the country’s 50th anniversary of independence. Local News Sat, 28...

Government announces $15-m project to establish recreational
Jamaica Observer

THE Government will be embarking on a programme to establish recreational spaces across Jamaica. Local News Sat, 28 May 2016 02:00:00 GMT Barbados PM conferred with Guyana’s second-highest award...

PHOTO: Little helpers
Jamaica Observer

These pairs of little hands are hard at work during Labour Day activities at Our Lady of the Angels Preparatory School in St Andrew on Monday. (Photo: Aston Spaulding) Local News Sat, 28 May 2016 02:00:00 GMT Government...

Gov’t youth intervention programme targets young lotto scammers
Jamaica Observer

STUDENTS involved in lotto scamming will be targeted under the special intervention programme for at-risk youth developed by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information. Local News Sat, 28 May 2016 02:00:00 GMT...

Nesbeth loses sister
Jamaica Observer

Still in mourning over the passing of his wife, Ann-Marie, three months ago, reggae singer Nesbeth is again plunged into sorrow following the death of his sister on Wednesday. Local Entertainment Sat, 28 May 2016 00:00:00...

Seaga hailed for establishing CPTC
Jamaica Observer

Former Prime Minister Edward Seaga receives a citation from the Minister of Culture Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange (right) and Chantal Hylton- Tonnes, chief executive officer, Creative Production and Training Centre...

T&T police nab man behind bomb threat
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Trinidad and Tobago police have detained one man after he allegedly phoned in a threat to bomb a shopping mall in Trincity, east of here, on Thursday, Acting Minister of National...

St Ann tragedy - Five killed in Llandovery bus crash
Jamaica Observer

LLANDOVERY, St Ann — The police have been once again pushed to step up their message of caution to road users following yesterday’s crash of a public passenger bus in St Ann which left five people dead. The...

Green: Every child is our responsibility
Jamaica Observer

STATE minister for education, youth and information Floyd Green says the ministry remains committed to taking the necessary actions that will protect the nation’s children. Local News Sat, 28 May 2016 02:00:00 GMT St...

Robbery/home invasion on Land Court Judge…Magistrate sets June date for ruling
Kaieteur News

—following closing arguments by Prosecutor The case of the five men accused of robbing and feloniously wounding Land Court Judge Nicola Pierre will conclude on June 10, with a ruling from Magistrate Zamilla...

NSC/GASA Independence Swim Meet…Simmons, Persaud, Grant, Noel, Mahaica, Hackett, Cole, Carter and Rodrigues are early standouts
Kaieteur News

When the National Sports Commission (NSC) sponsored Guyana Amateur Swimming Association (GASA) Independence Swim Meet splashed off yesterday at the National Aquatic Centre, encouraging performances were recorded by some...

Golding’s Caricom review and British EU referendum
Jamaica Observer

PM Holness says a review of Caricom is imminent and I applaud the decision. On June 23, the British people will go to the polls to decide whether or not they wish to remain in the European Union (EU). This is democracy....

Putting the labour into Labour Day
Jamaica Observer

QUESTION: Was Labour Day this year the level of success we wished for? The “argumenters” have been “talking the talk” since Monday, comparing what the Day should mean to us and what it used to be. Some...

The economy is healthy?
Kaieteur News

There has to be concern when one day a person attributes the slowdown in business sales to the drying up of illegal flows and then not long after pronounces that the economy is in good health. There has to be concern when...

Independence Day float worker killed in suspected hit-and-run
Kaieteur News

Nathaniel Alexander Sears, also known as Hurry-up, was detailed to drive a tractor/trailer carrying the Mahaica/Mahaicony/Abary-Agricultural Development Authority (MMA-ADA) float for the Independence Day Float Parade. He...

Woman, 44, killed in Bagotstown smash-up
Kaieteur News

A horrific collision between two minibuses at Bagotstown, East Bank Demerara (EBD), in the vicinity of the Demerara Harbour Bridge, claimed the life of a 44-year-old mother of three early yesterday morning. The victim has...

Guyanese mom, daughter, 10, found dead in Suriname house
Kaieteur News

Murder is suspected in the deaths of a 37-year-old Guyanese woman and her 10-year-old daughter, whose bodies were found in a Paramaribo, Suriname house last Tuesday. A report out of Suriname identified the victims as...

RK Security Guards crack, lead cops to buried cash and gun
Kaieteur News

Two security guards attached to the RK’s Security Service cracked under intense interrogation and led police to recover a stash of cash and a firearm they had reportedly stolen during a staged robbery on Monday...

6 years later…Ex-husband, accomplice charged with the murder of Babita Sarjou
Kaieteur News

Six years after BabitaSarjou disappeared, her ex- husband and his accomplice were yesterday charged with her murder after the remains of her body was unearthed from his Seaforth Street, Campbellville residence. Shardanand...

Paul ‘Bucked’ the facts
Jamaica Observer

Since losing the St Andrew West Rural seat in the 2016 general election, the People’s National Party’s (PNP’s) Paul Buchanan has embarked on a series of very interesting and informative articles focused on...

Choirs, co-operatives and the Caribbean
Jamaica Observer

Unity is the common thread that is necessary for any group activity to succeed. Today my focus is on choirs, co-operatives and the Caribbean, especially as the Jamaica Co-operative Credit Union League has its annual...

Region 8 Jubilee Football Competition launched
Kaieteur News

Region 8 under the guidance of the Regional Democratic Council (RDC) launched its Jubilee Football tournament Monday in Mahdia. The competition which is being executed by the Pakaraimas Sports Association (PSA) is being...

An intellectually stimulating article on the death penalty
Jamaica Observer

Let me congratulate Professor Stephen Vasciannie for what I regard as an excellent, objectively written, and intellectually stimulating article on the death penalty, appearing in your newspaper of Sunday, May 15, 2016. It...

Labour Day has lost its spirit of national involvement
Jamaica Observer

What has happened to good old Labour Day activities? Those of us who can recall its significance in the days of Michael Manley in 1972 will remember the national spirit involved in planting, cleaning, renovating,...

Pensioner dies four days after beaten by son
Kaieteur News

Seventy-one year-old Rickford Bourne died at the Georgetown Public Hospital on Monday evening, four days after being badly beaten by his 36-year-old son Kwame Bourne. According to reports, Kwame Bourne would regularly...

Guyanese woman admits to drug smuggling
Kaieteur News

La-Toya Kenisha Smart admitted to a Barbados court on Monday to bringing into the island one pound of marijuana. She is now on remand awaiting her fate on June 20. Immigration officers searched the luggage of the...

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