Daily Archives: Saturday, 31 March 2018, 18:20

Conflict of interest concerns hang over Bartica Regatta

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 March 2018, 18:25 by Denis Chabrol Concerns were Saturday being raised about the transparency of the Bartica Regatta slated for Sunday because two of the key persons are also from a participating team, but a top organiser insisted that the annual event would be held. Stephen Belle said 10 boats, including his and those from ...

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Guyana, Venezuela must abide World Court ruling on border controversy- Greenidge

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 March 2018, 17:58 by Denis Chabrol Guyana’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Carl Greenidge on Saturday  insisted that Venezuela and Guyana would have to accept the ruling by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) or face sanctions by the United Nations (UN) if it is violated. “Once a matter goes before the Court and the UN’s Court ...

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UPDATE: GDF Chief-of-Staff’s personal assistant kills reputed wife, surrenders; Officer interdicted from duty, inquiry launched

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 March 2018, 13:35 by Denis Chabrol Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Captain Orwain Sandy, who is the Chief-of-Staff’s Aide-de-Camp, on Saturday shot and killed his reputed wife, Reona Payne, the army confirmed. After the incident that occurred at about 11 AM at Alexander Village, he surrendered to police. Payne worked for several years at Muneshwers Travel ...

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Good Friday murders in Demerara

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 March 2018, 10:16 by Denis Chabrol   Two persons were killed in Demerara on Good Friday, the Guyana Police Force reported. Two suspects in the separate incidents-at Westminster, West Bank Demera and Kitty- have since been arrested. Dead are 20-year old Rosemary of Eccles, East Bank Demerara and 27-year old Taj Andrew Jarvis of Dowding ...

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Venezuela rejects World Court settlement hopes in Guyana controversy

Last Updated on Saturday, 31 March 2018, 6:42 by Denis Chabrol Caracas, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News-31st Mar, 2018 Venezuela on Friday rejected the possibility of a “judicial settlement” being brokered at the International Court of Justice over its borderdispute with Guyana. “Resorting to a judicial settlement to settle the dispute is unacceptable, sterile and inapplicable,” Venezuela’s foreign ministry warned in a statement after Guyana formally ...

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