Caribbean Rum Industry Mourns the Passing of Yesu Persaud

BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS -- Yesu Persaud, one of the most influential people in the Caribbean rum industry over the past 60 years, has died at...

ExxonMobil Announces More Oil Discoveries Offshore Guyana

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC – The Guyana government recently welcomed the announcement by the US-based oil and energy giant ExxonMobil that it made two oil...

Islam and Driesman Foundation Support for Worthy Causes

By Vishnu Bisram They use their financial success to support worthy causes. They are Dr. Frank Islam and his wife Debbie Driesman who have established...

When Anthony Ramcharan Walked the Belair Talk

DOWN MEMORY LANE with SHAM SAMAROO (New York, January 14, 2022) -- Anthony Ramcharan (Tony) is one of the unsung allrounders to play the game...

Cosmos Celebrates 42nd Anniversary

By Sham Ali (Celebrating 42nd Anniversary): Cosmos brought the curtains down last Sunday in rasping style at their annual Presentation Dinner celebrating an illustrious history...

Notable Achievements for the Caribbean Diaspora in 2021

By Nelson A. King NEW YORK, Dec 31, CMC – The Caribbean diaspora scored many notable achievement sin 2021, with perhaps the most significant being...

Racism in Cricket: Rafiq’s Revelations

COMMENTARY By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine Is anyone surprised at racism in cricket? It has been going on for years. What Azeem Rafiq did in 2021...

PPP Gov’t Representative of Population of Guyana

By Dr Vishnu Bisram Contrary to what some anti-Indian racists may say, the PPP administration was and is representative of the diversity of the population...

Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions Club’s 3rd Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

Last Friday, December 3, The Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park (RHSOP) Lions Club continued along its path of service to the Queens Community, when it...

Indo-Caribbean Federation 5th Annual Senior Thanksgiving Party

The Indo-Caribbean Federation hosted its 5th Annual Thanksgiving party for the Seniors at the Rockaway Hallal Buffet and Catering Hall, Queens on Saturday November...

The Evolution of Guyana Politics: Issues-based Support and Voting are on...

By Dr. Tara Singh When politically aligned groups utilize incendiary rhetoric and make subliminal and even open calls for violence and revolution, such moves reflect...

Ozone Park Church Holds Grand Reopening Service After 2020 Fire

By Leon Suseran A South Ozone Park church finally re-opened its doors to its members on Sunday, November 14, 2021 after being ravaged by a...

Judges Karen Gopee, Cassandra Johnson, Soma Syed and Andrea Ogle: You...

Profile of the Year By Dr Dhanpaul Narine The 2021 November elections were historic. They brought us a new crop of judges. These talented and remarkable...

Diwali Makes a Dazzling Return to “Little Guyana”

By Ashley Kooblall New York City’s first large-scale Diwali celebration was held at the intersection of Liberty Avenue and Lefferts Blvd, Richmond Hill, Queens, Saturday,...

Prime Minister Phillips, Ministers Hosted by Religious Community in Queens

By LEON SUSERAN The Prime Minister of Guyana, Hon Mark Phillips; Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Governance, Hon Gail Teixiera; and Minister of Housing and...

A ‘Fresh New Direction’ for Tobago: As New Assembly Sworn in

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO -- Deputy Political Leader of the Progressive Democratic Patriots (PDP) Farley Chavez Augustine has been sworn in as Chief Secretary of...

Students to Return to Classrooms in January:  Guyana Education Minister 

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Dec 9, CMC – Minister of Education Priya Manickchand announced Wednesday that when the next school term begins in January 2022, all...

A Tribute to Mohamed Salim

By SHAM ALI Cummings Lodge, Industry, and Ogle Community Group (CIO) The Guyanese community in the Queens area has lost one of the most vibrant, dedicated...

Christmas Tree Lighting to be Held in Richmond Hill on Friday...

The Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions Club will be holding its third annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Richmond Hill on Friday, December 3rd at...

With the General Election Approaching, Felicia Singh Receives Big Endorsements

By Aminta Kilawan Narine, Esq. Hers is one of the most exciting elections in the City and the district includes Richmond Hill and South Ozone...