Daily Archives: Thursday, 24 September 2015, 22:58

Pres. Granger, Indian Prime Minister meet

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 September 2015, 22:58 by GxMedia New York, Sept. 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Guyana’s President David Arthur Granger here Thursday .”Connecting with an important partner in Latin America. PM @narendramodi meets Prez David Arthur Granger of Guyana,” Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) official spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. “President Granger presents PM @narendramodi copies ...

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GDF to stage manoeuvres at all bases

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 September 2015, 19:39 by GxMedia Guyanese soldiers will Friday begin two days of military manoeuvres, days after Venezuelan troops massed near the border with Guyana at a time of rising tensions over the border claim. The Guyana Defence Force (GDF) said Battle Musters would be held on all bases Friday, but the one at Camp ...

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Guyana reiterates ‘One China’ policy; China silent on Guyana-Venezuela border controversy

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 September 2015, 18:43 by GxMedia For the first time since elected four months ago, government Wednesday publicly recommitted Guyana to the One China policy, but the Chinese government gave no signal that it would support Guyana in the border controversy with Venezuela. Addressing a reception to mark the 66th anniversary of the founding of the ...

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Daycare facilities to be licensed, registered

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 September 2015, 17:33 by GxMedia Day care facilities will soon have to be licensed and registered when regulations are approved by National Assembly, and a policy would be crafted for children in need of alternative care , according to Minister of Social Protection Volda Lawrence. “This will create a safer environment at care centers for ...

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Drug lords linked to bribery of police for release of GUY$18 M worth of cocaine; cops to be charged

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 September 2015, 16:44 by GxMedia Several Guyanese policemen have been arrested for allegedly receiving a bribe for the release of a large quantity of cocaine that was eventually transshipped to Suriname,  police said Thursday. “An Assistant Superintendent of Police has been transferred from the Division to Police Headquarters, and a Subordinate Officer and three Constables ...

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