Daily Archives: Thursday, 3 July 2014, 20:15

Mahdia Primary Headmaster takes TSC to court for wrongful dismissal

Last Updated on Thursday, 3 July 2014, 20:15 by GxMedia The former Headmaster of the Mahdia Primary School has sued the Teaching Service Commission (TSC) for wrongful dismissal late last year for alleged unaccountability of school funds and indiscipline. Through a battery of lawyers, Teacher Wayne Robinson wants the TSC to show cause why quash his dismissal on or about ...

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Fazia’s Collections fraud accused granted bail

Last Updated on Thursday, 3 July 2014, 19:32 by GxMedia A man, who allegedly defrauded the owner of Fazia’s Collections of GUY$300,000 that he was asked to give to a travel agent, was Thursday granted bail. He is 24-year old Quincy Smith of 4 Vryheid’s Lust, East Coast Demerara.  During his arraignment before Chief Magistrate, Priya Sewnarine-Beharry, he pleaded innocent ...

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GT&T to save money from E-Billing system

Last Updated on Thursday, 3 July 2014, 19:10 by GxMedia The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GT&T) expects to spend less on the preparation and postage of telephone bills as more customers shift to the newly-introduced E-Billing system. Chief Executive Officer of GT&T, Radha Krishna Sharma told Demerara Waves Online News ( that the company has invested US$200,000 in purchasing ...

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US Ambassador brushes off criticisms; AFC lambastes Manickchand

Last Updated on Thursday, 3 July 2014, 18:17 by GxMedia Outgoing United States (US) Ambassador, Brent Hardt on Thursday declined to react to criticisms that he has been too intrusive and bordering on being colonialist in dealing with issues in Guyana. “I wouldn’t…I mean I’m here to engage. We put forward our views with clarity, the views representing the values ...

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House Speaker, Nigel Hughes condemn Acting Foreign Minister’s attitude

Last Updated on Thursday, 3 July 2014, 3:44 by GxMedia House Speaker, Raphael Trotman Wednesday night distanced himself from Acting Foreign Minister, Priya Manickchand’s undiplomatic outburst at United States (US) Ambassador, Brent Hardt at an Independence Day reception he hosted. “She certainly didn’t represent me, as Speaker of the National Assembly, and the majority of the National Assembly and as ...

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Acting Foreign Minister booed at US Independence reception

Last Updated on Thursday, 3 July 2014, 0:14 by GxMedia Guyana’s Acting Foreign Minister, Priya Manickchand was heckled and booed Wednesday night while she blistered United States (US) Ambassador Brent Hardt for creating tensions between the two countries during his tenure. Shortly after cutting the 238th Independence Anniversary cake, Manickchand and Presidential Advisor on Governance, Gail Teixeira walked out of ...

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