Seelall Persaud’s Autobiography: Authoritative Account of Life In the Police Force

By Dr Vishnu Bisram Former Guyana Police Commissioner, Seelall Persaud, opened up about his remarkable journey in law enforcement in his autobiography or memoir Stepping...

Albert Baldeo Wants to Give New York’s “Little Guyana, Little Punjab...

QUEENS, NY-Community activist Albert Baldeo is running for State Assembly in District 24, Queens, which includes Richmond Hill, Hollis, Queens Village, Jamaica Estates and...

Dr. Peter Ramsaroop: President Irfaan Ali is a Rock Star!

COMMENTARY By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine President Irfaan Ali of Guyana is a rock star, says Dr. Peter Ramsaroop, the CEO of Go-Invest. The remarks were...

New Book on Walter Rodney 42 Years After his Assassination

By Chaitram Aklu On the morning of June 14, 1980, four cars and a hearse pulled up at the Thomas Street entrance of the Georgetown...

Trinidad Canadian Comedian headlines Caribbean Comedy Show in New York

NYC, June 2022 -- Toronto based Comedian, Actor, Playwright and Director, Rhoma Spencer will headline the Caribbean Comedy Show as part of the 3rd...

Lion Romeo Hitlall Wins Race for 2nd Vice District Governor of...

In a stunning show of district wide support and endorsement for higher leadership, Lion Romeo Hitlall, PMJF, of the Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions...

“everything slackens in a wreck” Opens at the Ford Foundation Gallery

By Aminta Kilawan Narine, Esq. On Wednesday, June 1, the Ford Foundation Gallery hosted an opening reception of “everything slackens in a wreck,” an exhibition...

Black Churches in America

By Dr. DHANPAUL NARINE It is 1758, and a slave reports on the condition of Blacks. He says, ‘the white folks would come in when...

NYCD & NYPD Desi Societies Participate in First Asian American and...

NEW YORK -- New York Corrections Department Desi Society Fraternal Organization was very proud to be invited to march in the first Asian American...

Guyana’s Local Content Legislation: Provides Jobs & Business Opportunities for Guyanese

By Dr Tara Singh The Local Content Act (No 18, 2021) provides support for Guyanese nationals and companies in the “procurement of some 40 services...

Mushtaq Khan: Banker and Public Servant

PROFILE OF THE MONTH By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine Mushtaq Khan is one of the pioneers of banking in Guyana. But his repertoire extends to other areas...

Dumb on Smart: Is Social Media Making us Stupid?

COMMENTARY By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine The revolution is digitized. Are we a nation that has become dumb on smart gadgets? Are we face-bookers that sit...

More Than 100 Local and International Companies on Board for Guyana’s...

Event to be Held at Arthur Chung Conference Centre From May 19 to May 21 Department of Information (DPI), Guyana GEORGETOWN, GUYANA: Twenty international companies have...

Caribbean Muslims Observed Eid in New York

By Vishnu Bisram Eid was celebrated by the large Caribbean Muslim community in New York on Monday morning with traditional prayers at Guyanese Masjids across...

South Queens Women’s March Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Office...

QUEENS, NEW YORK - On Saturday, April 16, South Queens Women’s March (SQWM) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 3pm for the organization’s new office...

Eid-al-Fitr: The Festival of Breaking the Fast

By Chaitram Aklu Beginning Sunday May 1 in the evening and ending in the evening on Monday May 2 (pending moon sighting), the 1.9 billion...

Mars Kitchen Promises the Ultimate Food Experience in Local Guyanese Delicacies

By Leon Suseran Nestled in the heart of South Ozone Park, Mars Kitchen Restaurant and Bar has returned, bigger and better. Speaking recently with the...

Interfaith Council For Community Development (ICCD) Commemorates Women’s History Month

Elected Officials and Community Leaders Honored By Nala Singham RICHMOND HILL, QUEENS (March 27, 2022): It was an evening of celebration honoring the recognition of outstanding...

Going to Court “Virtually” During the Pandemic

By Rakesh Rampertab, Esq. The COVID-19 health pandemic has changed daily life significantly. Our judicial system in New York has not been spared. There is...

Women Business Owners of South Richmond Hill

By Aminta Kilawan Narine, Esq. Women’s History shouldn’t just be relegated to the month of March. Women shape the fabric of our community and many...