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Marxism still relevant

Last Updated on Friday, 20 June 2014, 22:27 by GxMedia As the Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) prepares to discuss the relevance of Marxism in contemporary society, there is still broad agreement that it is still a relevant tool in analyzing the society although the country is capitalist-driven. PPP Executive member, Dr. Roger Luncheon; Alliance For Change Leader, Khemraj Ramjattan and ...

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Father, son ‘cracked’ allegedly with cocaine in suitcase handles

Last Updated on Friday, 20 June 2014, 21:11 by GxMedia Guyanese anti-drug agents on Friday blocked the smuggling of cocaine in suitcase handles to New York, less than one month after an American citizen was caught using the same method on his arrival in the United States (US). Well-placed sources said members of the Police Anti Narcotics Unit and the ...

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Fast food chain loses raw chicken in boat collision

Last Updated on Friday, 20 June 2014, 20:23 by GxMedia Church’s Chicken lost a consignment of chicken in a boat collision on the Essequibo River Friday afternoon, a senior Region Seven official said. Region Seven Chairman, Gordon Bradford confirmed that the accident occurred but no one was injured in the Parika-bound boat that taking passengers. He, however, said that the ...

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Prisoner beats robbery victim in courtroom

Last Updated on Friday, 20 June 2014, 18:55 by GxMedia A robbery accused on Friday jumped out of the dock at the Georgetown Magistrates courtroom and beat the man he allegedly grabbed several valuables from almost one year ago. The perpetrator has been identified as 19-year old Wesley Griffith of 283 Thomas Street, Mackenzie, Linden. He beat 50-year old Deryck ...

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Prison officers held for marijuana smuggling in jail

Last Updated on Friday, 20 June 2014, 17:02 by GxMedia Two Prison officers were Thursday arrested and handed over to police for allegedly attempting to smuggle marijuana into the Georgetown Prison, officials confirmed. Head of the Police Criminal Investigations Department, Senior Superintendent Leslie James said the men were arrested and charges would be instituted swiftly. “We are looking at deterrence ...

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Granger denies refusing Ramotar’s key concession on anti-money laundering law

Last Updated on Friday, 20 June 2014, 11:25 by GxMedia Opposition Leader, David Granger has denied refusing a major concession by President Donald Ramotar for the passage of amendments to the financial crimes law. “Contrary to recent pronouncements by his Excellency the President Donald Ramotar nothing was offered to the combined opposition, when he met with the Opposition Leader David ...

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APNU to punish Finance Minister over GUY$4.5 billion expenditure

Last Updated on Friday, 20 June 2014, 2:59 by GxMedia A Partnership for National Unity’s (APNU) Carl Greenidge Thursday night vowed that efforts would be made to sanction Finance Minister Dr. Ashni Singh for illegally spending GUY$4.5 billion on items that were not approved by the opposition-controlled House in this year’s national budget. “We will trigger all the measures there ...

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Police Service Commission members identified

Last Updated on Friday, 20 June 2014, 2:07 by GxMedia The National Assembly has identified several persons to sit on the Police Service Commission (PSC) which is responsible for disciplinary measures and the appointment of all ranks above the level of inspector. The House’s Appointments Committee has selected Retired Deputy Police Commissioner (Crime Chief), Alvin Smith; Retired Deputy Commissioner Harold ...

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