Superstar Bolt stunned by Gatlin as aura breaks

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Sprint star Usain Bolt Usain Bolt (far right) suffers defeat to Justin Gatlin in the final 100m of his career. LONDON, CMC – Sprint superstar Usain Bolt’s aura of invincibility finally broke when he was stunned by the American duo of Justin Gatlin and Christian Coleman in the last 100 metres race of his decorated Read More

Boy, nine, desperately needs help for liver transplant

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The mother of nine-year-old Jamal Williams, who was diagnosed with a tumour on his liver more than a year ago, is seeking the public’s assistance to raise funds for him to undergo a life-saving operation. “I am desperately asking for help so that his life can saved. Is long now he supposed to done do Read More

Army finds illegal airstrip in Rupununi

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Soldiers removing the plastic lining from one of three dug-out trenches near the suspected illegal airstrip. (GDF photo) A suspected illegal airstrip was discovered yesterday morning in Region Nine by a Guyana Defence Force (GDF) patrol, which also uncovered aviation fuel, tools and other items in the environs. Up to press time, there were no Read More

Think small, act safe!

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Aug 06, 2017 Features / Columnists, Peeping Tom 0 Guyanese investors, including the government, are conservative. The big chances which need to be taken, the high risks which other investors assume, are avoided when investing in Guyana.Major projects with high risks are avoided.This is what differentiates investment in Guyana from that say in the United Read More

Buddy’s Gym backs the National Men and Women Hockey teams

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Aug 06, 2017 Sports 0 Pledges 6 months free membership as they prep for Pan Am cups On October 14th 2017, Guyana will embark on hosting its first ever Pan American level hockey championships. The tournament, called the Indoor Pan American Cups, will feature two simultaneous competitions for men and women and serves as the Read More

Does the United States care about democracy in Venezuela

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Aug 06, 2017 News 0 By Jack PannellResearch Associate at the Council on Hemispheric Affairs (Republished from Caribbean News Now) On July 17, President Trump declared that “The US once again calls for free and fair elections and stands with the people of Venezuela in their quest to restore their country to a full and Read More

Hero CPL t20 cricket… Gayle’s SKNP beat Warriors for first time by 4 wkts despite 60 from Walton

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Aug 06, 2017 Sports 0 By Sean Devers in FloridaIn association with Carib BeerVnet Communications, Ming’s Services & Products& Rose Hall Town Youth & Sports Club In an atmosphere less riveting than last year, a less than capacity crowd turned out on an extremely hot and humid day for the opening game here in Florida Read More

Social status and mental enslavement

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Aug 06, 2017 Countryman, Features / Columnists 0 By Dennis Nichols Race and class! We Guyanese talk about it and joke about it; we may even attempt to analyze it as a social construction. But how many of us express what is truly in our hearts when it comes to the ideas and characteristics associated Read More

Guyana Hockey Board submits proposal to construct astro-turf facility

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Aug 06, 2017 Sports 0 Requests permission to use land west of CASH Two years ago the presidents of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Leandro Negre and the Pan American Hockey Federation, Alberto ‘Coco’ Budeisky paid courtesy calls on the Guyana Olympic Association and the Ministry of Sport along with Guyana Hockey Board (GHB) representatives, Read More

The Grey fox (Urocyon cinereoargenteus)

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Aug 06, 2017 Features / Columnists, Interesting Creatures in Guyana 0 The grey fox (Urocyon cinereoargenteus) is a carnivorous mammal of the family Canidae ranging throughout most of the southern half of North America from southern Canada to the northern part of South America (Venezuela and Colombia).No other canid’s natural range spans both North and Read More