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Eid 2024 Celebrated by Caribbean New Yorkers

By Vishnu Bisram Eid Ul Fitr was celebrated on Wednesday April 10 by the large Guyanese Muslim community in New York and other parts of...

Historic Total Solar Eclipse on Monday April 8, 2024 – Get...

By Chaitram Aklu - FRGS Monday, April 8 promises to be a day of great excitement for millions as a total solar eclipse travels a...

Holi Hai: It’s Holi – The Festival of Colors

By Chaitram Aklu On Monday March 25, about 1 billion Hindus or about 15 % of the world’s population will celebrate Holi or Phagwah -...

BOOK REVIEW: Lal Balkaran’s Biographical Dictionary of Guyana

Published by LBA Publications, Scarborough, Ontario, Canada. www.lbapublications.com; Price: US$65. Email: lalbalkaran@rogers.com REVIEWED BY KEN PUDDICOMBE Renowned Toronto-based Guyanese Award-winning Author who has written Racing With...

Asima Chatterjee – Woman Trailblazer in Science

By Chaitram Aklu An individual who has made the world a better place through their work and accomplishments, especially finding solutions to pressing problems, through...

Movie Review: Ian Harnarine’s ‘Doubles’

By Aminta Kilawan Narine, Esq. Heartening. Hilarious. Harrowing. Humbling. Ian Harnarine’s feature film “Doubles,” is all of those things and then some. The film, adapted...

Tug Boat Towing Barge to Guyana Involved in Trinidad Oil Spill:...

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO -- A tug boat towing a barge from Panama bound for Guyana was involved in the oil spill incident off Tobago...

My Association with Basdeo Panday

By Dr Vishnu Bisram My association with Basdeo Panday dates back to 1978 when he was Opposition Leader and continued during the period when he...

All Lives Matter Puts ICC on a Sticky Wicket

ONDRIVE with Sham Samaroo December 28, 2023 By refusing to allow Aussie Opener Usman Khawaja to wear a dove on his bat the ICC finds...

Rudra Jayanta Bhagawati: Director, Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre, Guyana

PROFILE OF THE YEAR: By Dr Dhanpaul Narine In 2018, Rudra Jayanta Bhagawati was returning to India with warm memories. He was sent by the...