Sam Hinds Named Guyana’s Ambassador to the United States

Prime Minister Phillips Says Hinds is 'The Man for the Job' GUYANA (DPI) -- Former Prime Minister and President of Guyana, Samuel Hinds O.E., has...

Resilience PAC Announces Endorsement of City Council Candidate Felicia Singh

QUEENS, NY - Resilience PAC, a political action committee focused on building climate resilience and equitable adaptation to climate change announced their endorsement of...

Guyana Government Says Diaspora Conference Will Not be a Talk Shop

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, May 17, CMC – The Guyana government Monday insisted that the May 22 diaspora conference should not be viewed as another “talk...

Nearly Quarter Million Applied for Curfew Passes: Griffith

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, May 17, CMC – Police Commissioner Gary Griffith said Monday at least 250,000 people have applied for exemptions under the...

Western Diplomats Urge Guyana to Begin Discussions on Legalizing Same Sex...

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC – Guyana is being urged to begin discussions on legalising same sex-relations as the global community observes “International Day against Homophobia,...

CARICOM Appoints First Female Secretary General

Dr Carla Barnett Discusses Some of Her Priorities BELMOPAN, Belize, May 12, CMC – The incoming Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretary General, Dr. Carla Barnett, says...

Legal Corner: Time to Get a Will Done

By Rakesh Rampertab, Esq. The COVID-19 pandemic has claimed more than half a million lives in the United States, and people are still dying. Our...

RHSOP Lions Club in Service to the Queens Community

By LION NAIDOO R. VEERAPEN Secretary, Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions Club, Inc. In this report we will list some of the outstanding service projects that...

David Armogan, Chairman of Region Six, Guyana: Serving East Berbice-Corentyne With...

By Leon Suseran Regional Chairman of Region Six Mr Permaul “David” Armogan is one of the longest-serving county executives in Guyana, and indeed Region Six....

George Floyd: There is a Long Way to go, Says Queens...

By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine Donovan Richards, Queens Borough President, told a group of media representatives that he was sorry about the tragedy that befell George...

CARICOM Foreign Ministers Engage US National Security Adviser

(CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana - 8 May 2021) Foreign Ministers of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) engaged with US National Security Advisor, Mr....

Popular Emcee Eshri Singh Passes on

By Dr. Vishnu Bisram Popular Indo-Caribbean emcee and disc jockey, Eshri Singh, has passed on. He died on Sunday morning April 25 at age 89. Shri...

A STEAM Activity to Promote Self-Esteem

By Nusaibah Karim I am a sixth grade student at Queens Gateway to Health Sciences Secondary school. On April 1, 2021, I attended a Virtual...

Guyana Authorities Describe as ‘Mischievous and Malicious’ Reports That Councillor Died...

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Apr 16, CMC – The Guyana government Friday denied as “mischievous and malicious” reports on social media that a Councillor had died...

Relatives Claim Man Died After Receiving COVID-19 Vaccine; Authorities Say No...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Apr 16, CMC – Authorities in Trinidad and Tobago are investigating the death of a retired Local Government regional corporation...

US Oil Giant ExxonMobil Cuts Production in Guyana

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Apr 14, CMC – The US-based oil giant, ExxonMobil, says it will reduce oil production offshore Guyana by 90,000 barrels daily, noting...

The Inauguration of District 31 Assembly Member Khaleel Anderson

COMMENTARY  By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine It was impressive, diverse, and inclusive. Khaleel Anderson is the kid from the block that went on to win an Assembly...

Supporters Gather for Meet and Greet with City Council Candidate Joann...

Enthusiastic supporters of Ms. Joann Ariola’s campaign for City Council gathered at the Island 360 Caribbean Restaurant in Ozone Park on the evening of...

Recognizing Selfless Service: Women’s History Month 2021 Honorees and Another Outstanding...

By Lion Naidoo R. Veerapen Secretary, Richmond Hill-South Ozone Park Lions Club, Inc.   March has been proclaimed the month during which the nation recognizes and honor...

Working to Destabilize the PPPC Government: Is Peeping Tom on this...

By Dr. Tara Singh I feel compelled to respond to an article written by Peeping Tom (PEET) in Monday’s issue of the Kaieteur News. PEET...