Daily Archives: Sunday, 28 September 2014, 22:43

Mentally ill woman attempts fiery suicide

Last Updated on Sunday, 28 September 2014, 22:43 by GxMedia A woman, believed to be of unsound mind, on Sunday sustained severe burns about her body in an attempt to commit suicide at her home in a depressed area of Georgetown. She is 45-year old Dianne Speedy of 17 D’Urban Backlands located behind the Chinese Embassy. Hospital sources said the ...

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Grassroots women to discuss domestic violence today

Last Updated on Sunday, 28 September 2014, 17:48 by GxMedia A global activist against violence against women and the Caribbean Domestic Violence Awareness (CADVA) organization are hoping to help Guyanese grassroots women diagnose and find lasting solutions to the scourge. Founder of One Billion Rising, Eve Enster, and CADVA representatives are Sunday night at 7 O’clock due to participate in ...

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Plaisance- Better Hope residents occupy land; AFC, APNU pledge solidarity

Last Updated on Sunday, 28 September 2014, 14:12 by GxMedia About 500 residents of Plaisance-Better Hope early Sunday morning began occupying a section of sugarcane lands that they said private developers have begun preparing during the nights. There were conflicting reports in some quarters about whether it was the Guyana Sugar Corporation (Guysuco) that was reconfiguring the cane- fields in ...

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