$25,000 relief rolls out in Reg. Six

$25,000 relief rolls out in Reg. Six

THE Government yesterday commenced distribution of its $25,000 COVID-19 relief grant to residents of five Neighbourhood Democratic Councils (NDCs) and one Municipality in Region Si

 Chief Elections Officer slapped with charges of fraud, misconduct in office

Chief Elections Officer slapped with charges of fraud, misconduct in office

CHIEF Elections Officer (CEO), Keith Lowenfield was, yesterday, slapped with six additional charges following a “comprehensive” investigation by the Guyana Police Force

 Miner admits to killing two women in Region Seven

Miner admits to killing two women in Region Seven

A miner, on Monday, confessed to killing two women when he appeared at the Bartica Magistrate’s Court via Zoom before Magistrate Christel Lambert. Read more

 St Kitts-Nevis: Government boosting livestock farming

St Kitts-Nevis: Government boosting livestock farming

The government of Saint Kitts and Nevis is committed to further enhancing the Agricultural Sector with increased developments in the Federation’s livestock farming. Read more

 Three illegal migrants detained enroute to The Bahamas

Three illegal migrants detained enroute to The Bahamas

Three Dominicans are currently detained by the Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF) after they were rescued during an attempt to illegally enter the country on Monday night. Read mor

2nd vaccine trial paused over unexplained illness

2nd vaccine trial paused over unexplained illness

A late-stage study of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine candidate has been paused while the company investigates whether a study participant's "unexplained illn

Impact of the pandemic on people's livelihoods, their health and our food systems

Impact of the pandemic on people's livelihoods, their health and our food systems

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a dramatic loss of human life worldwide and presents an unprecedented challenge to public health, food systems and the world of work. Read more

Classrooms do not require physical distancing in Grenada

Classrooms do not require physical distancing in Grenada

Grenada has approved the removal of physical distancing arrangements which were implemented in classrooms. Read more

 The Bahamas: 123 new infections recorded in 2 days

The Bahamas: 123 new infections recorded in 2 days

The Bahamas Ministry of Health recorded 68 cases of COVID-19 on Saturday and 55 on Sunday, bringing the total number of infections in the territory to 5078. Read more

Guyanese man sues Caribbean Airlines after cocaine allegedly planted in suitcase

Guyanese man sues Caribbean Airlines after cocaine allegedly planted in suitcase

Vacation became a nightmare for a Queens man who claims he was unwittingly turned into a drug mule. Read more

Movietowne Chaguanas closes permanently: Derek Chin explains why

Movietowne Chaguanas closes permanently: Derek Chin explains why

After a decade in operation the Movietowne Chaguanas branch will be permanently closed. Read more

Lover suffers broken leg after jumping from quarantine facility

Lover suffers broken leg after jumping from quarantine facility

An ambulance was called to the compound of a “safe quarantine facility” after a man who sneaked into the property to spend time with his intimate partner, broke his leg

 Commercial flights to Guyana resume today

Commercial flights to Guyana resume today

There will be strict protocols in place for today’s opening of the Cheddi Jagan and Eugene F Correia International Airports in Guyana. Read more

 Jamaicans in Florida energized by Harris on 2020 ticket

Jamaicans in Florida energized by Harris on 2020 ticket

President Donald Trump and Joe Biden are entering the final stretch of the campaign in a fierce battle for Latino voters who could sway the results in Florida and determine who win

TEEN. GIRL. ACTIVIST

TEEN. GIRL. ACTIVIST

As coronavirus lockdowns swept across the world, the fallout for girls came fast and hard. Read more

 Four things you can do to support your teen’s mental health

Four things you can do to support your teen’s mental health

Whether you and your teen are getting along well or having challenges, it is important to show that you love and support them, that you can help them navigate tough times and that

 Central America and Caribbean to be brought closer with new agreement

Central America and Caribbean to be brought closer with new agreement

The Association of Caribbean States (ACS) and the Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) has signed an agreement that seeks to bridge the gap between Central Americ

Bajan takes the rap for Guyana drug bust

Bajan takes the rap for Guyana drug bust

Michael Forde will spend the next three years at a prison in Guyana after he pleaded guilty and took the rap for Wednesday’s marijuana bust. Read more