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Acting Chief Justice to Rule on Election Petitions Early Next Year

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Dec 1, CMC – Acting Chief Justice, Roxane George Tuesday said she will hand down a ruling on January 18 next year, on whether or not to dismiss election petitions challenging the...

Tribute to Deva Sarran Samaroo, Guyanese Stalwart in United Kingdom

By Vishnu Bisram I write to pay tribute to Guyanese born stalwart Deva Sarran Samaroo who recently passed away. The Guyanese, Caribbean, and South Asian communities in UK would miss his community and voluntary activities....

Trinidad Authorities Deport More Than 150 Venezuelans, High Court Judge Halts Deportation of 19...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Nov 28, CMC – The Trinidad and Tobago government Saturday said it had deported 160 Venezuelans who had illegally entered the island, even as a High Court judge stopped the...

Guyana Gov’t Scores High After 100 Days: Poll

By Dr. Vishnu Bisram November 9/10 was the 100th day since President Irfaan Ali and the PPP took office after swearing in on August 2, some five months after the March 2 elections during which...

Indian Diaspora Studies in Universities in India

By Dr Kumar Mahabir Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) who live in the Caribbean, and in the Caribbean diaspora, are descendants of indentured, immigrant labourers. They were brought by the British, Dutch, Danish and the...

1986 World Cup Soccer Hero Maradona is Dead

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Nov 25, CMC – Argentina 1986 World Cup hero, Diego Maradona, a favourite of scores of Caribbean fans, died on Wednesday at his home, after suffering a heart attack. He was...

Punjab Avenue and the Guyanese Community in Queens, New York  

By Dr Dhanpaul Narine If, from the public steps, you make your way onto Liberty Avenue and Lefferts Boulevard, you might ask, “where is the sign that says Little Guyana?” You will realize that there...

Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions Club Honors LCI’s Int. First Vice President

Recently, the Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions Club (RHSOPLC) hosted the International First Vice-President of Lions Clubs International, Lion Douglas X Alexander, during a gathering of Lions at the Impulse Lounge located at 129-04...

Khaleel Anderson: Assembly Member, District 31

PROFILE OF THE MONTH By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine The year 2019 saw the advent of youth into local politics. They threw their hats in the ring, worked hard, and came out on top. One such person...

President-Elect Joe Biden Pledges to Protect DACA  Recipients

By Chaitram Aklu Former Vice President and President-Elect Joe Biden (Photo by C. Aklu) On November 9, US President–Elect Joseph Biden announced that on day one of his presidency, he will issue an Executive Order (among...