Georgetown, Guyana Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Triumph man, 64, charged with threatening to kill presidentRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Stabroek News

    A 64-year-old Triumph, East Coast Demerara resident was today remanded to prison after he was charged with threatening to kill President David Granger. Motilall Balkaran, of Lot 97 Triumph, was faced with two charges when he was brought before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan in Georgetown.

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  2. Bent Street to clash with Sparta Boss Saturday in Futsal finalRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Stabroek News

    Bent Street will oppose Sparta Boss in the final of the Petra Organization Futsal Championship following semi-final wins on Saturday at the National Gymnasium, Mandela Avenue. Bent Street edged Leopold Street 6-5.

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  3. GFF Elite League match marred by hostilities, hooliganismRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Stabroek News

    In a match that was halted in the dying moments for hostilities between players and hooliganism by spectators, league leaders Western Tigers and Den Amstel battled to a scoreless draw in the Guyana Football Federation Elite League yesterday. It was an embarrassing scene at the Den Amstel ground, as the fixture was stopped for several minutes following the invasion of the playing area by several armed spectators.

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  4. Hutson urges CARIFTA athletes to strive to be betterRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Stabroek News

    In his first official press conference following the Flow CARIFTA Games, President of the Athletic Association of Guyana , Aubrey Hutson commended the athletes for being great ambassadors for the nation while in The Bahamas. In his first official press conference following the Flow CARIFTA Games, President of the Athletic Association of Guyana , Aubrey Hutson commended the athletes for being great ambassadors for the nation while in The Bahamas.

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  5. Pomeroon communities in need of much infrastructural helpRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Stabroek News

    On April 5, it was reported in the state news media that Junior Public Infrastructure Minister, Annette Ferguson who was accompanied by Regional Councillor Julian Cummings visited the riverine communities of Friendship and Martindale on the Pomeroon River to address concerns affecting the livelihood and well-being of residents particularly the clogged canals which were adversely affecting ingress and egress to their homesteads. Over the years these neglected communities have suffered from the lack of basic infrastructure such as roads, electricity, potable water and sewage disposal.

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  6. Permaul, Jaikarran spur DCC to U17 T20 titleRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Stabroek News

    The DCC team poses for a photo opportunity after receiving the championship trophy. Coach Garvin `Tibbsy' Nedd is at right.

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  7. Narine leaves troubles behind in match-winning fiftyRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Stabroek News

    KOLKATA, India, CMC - Sunil Narine cast aside the recent troubles over his action to blast a sensational half-century in a Man-of-the-Match performance, as Kolkata Knight Riders stunned Royal Challengers Bangalore by four wickets in the Indian Premier League here yesterday. Opening the batting, the left-handed Trinidadian struck exactly 50 from 19 balls as KKR chased down 177 to win with seven balls at Eden Gardens.

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  8. Uprising rises up to win Guinness Greatest of the Streets competitionRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Stabroek News

    Uprising captain Phillip Williams collects the championship trophy following his side's 3-0 win over Paradise-A in the final of the Guinness 'Greatest of the Streets' East Coast Demerara Championship at the Haslington Tarmac Saturday night. Uprising rose to the occasion to clinch the Guinness 'Greatest of the Streets' East Coast Demerara competition after defeating Paradise-A 3-0 Saturday at the Haslington Tarmac.

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  9. Partnership between Mellon Bank, Citizens Bank sign of investors' confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | The Gleaner

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - State Minister Joseph Harmon says the recent move by the Mellon National Bank in the United States to partner with the local Citizens Bank is a sure sign of the confidence reposed in Guyana's investment climate. Harmon, who was speaking at the official opening of the Banks DIH new vehicle workshop, noted that this is happening at a time when the Financial Action Task Force and the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force are taking steps aimed at curbing and reducing relations between international banks and those in the region.

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  10. 10 U.S. diplomats remain in HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | NWAonline

    ... Now appointments for immigrant visa interviews for Cubans are being handled at the U.S. Embassy in Georgetown, Guyana, and Cuban applicants for routine nonimmigrant visas may apply at any U.S. embassy or consulate outside Cuba. The embassy staff is ...

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  11. GFF moving to fill vacant post of head coachRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2018 | Stabroek News

    The Guyana Football Federation has advertised for suitable persons to fill the post of head coach, a position recently held by Wayne Dover on an interim basis. Saints Sonics mauled North Ruimveldt Multilateral 17-0 in the boys category while Bingo Spartans clobbered BCC Hurricanes 12-0 in the girls category of the Guyana Hockey Board U-19 outdoor tournament at the St Stanislaus College Ground, Cariftesta Avenue on Saturday.

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  12. DCC/TSC to face off in Gda/Gca U-17 finalRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2018 | Stabroek News

    DCC's top performers after their semifinals win on Thursday evening. From left Tameshwar Permaul , Ezekiel Wilson , Daniel Mootoo , Sachin Singh and Brandon Jaikarran The Demerara Cricket Club and the Transport Sports Club yesterday faced each other under lights in the Guyana Diabetic Association/ Georgetown Cricket Association U17 T/20 final after they both notched up contrasting semifinal wins on Thursday evening at the DCC ground, Queenstown.

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  13. Saints Sonics maul North Ruimveldt 17-0 at hockeyRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2018 | Stabroek News

    Saints Sonics mauled North Ruimveldt Multilateral 17-0 in the boys category while Bingo Spartans clobbered BCC Hurricanes 12-0 in the girls category of the Guyana Hockey Board U-19 outdoor tournament at the St Stanislaus College Ground, Cariftesta Avenue on Saturday. In other results, Old Fort defeated Georgetown Cricket Club The Sequels 4-2 in the Bounty Paper Towel second division outdoor league.

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  14. Homraj spurs New York/Tri State XI to victoryRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2018 | Stabroek News

    A 22-ball 69 from opener Akshay Homraj spurred the New York/Tri State XI to a six-wicket victory over the Georgetown Cricket Association Select XI in the one-off, T20 match at the Demerara Cricket Club ground yesterday. Winning the toss and electing to bat, GCA XI managed just 130-7 from their 20 overs while NY finished off a successful chase with a massive six to close on 135-4 with an over to spare.

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  15. Bus, car smash-up at Providence sends several to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | Stabroek News

    Several persons are now nursing injuries at the Georgetown Public Hospital after the bus they were in toppled after hitting a car at Providence, East Bank Demerara, last night. According to information reaching Stabroek News, at least nine persons were rushed to the Georgetown Public Hospital with various injuries after a Route 42 bus, BRR 7856, crashed into a car, PMM 1446, around 9:50 pm.

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  16. GPL managers stage protest for allowances, increaseRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2018 | Stabroek News

    GPL's managers are accusing the executive of reneging on an agreement to pay retroactive allowances and yearly incremental increases. Managers of the Guyana Power and Light Inc. took to the streets for the second day in a row yesterday to protest over the company's "callous and slothful approach" to fulfilling promised allowances and an incremental increase that was agreed in principle during negotiations.

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  17. Homeless man charged over theft from Bedford Methodist's manseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Stabroek News

    A homeless man was yesterday remanded to prison by a city court after being charged with breaking into the Bedford Methodist Church's manse and stealing $125,000 in items. Michael Jeffrey denied the charge that between March 3rd and March 26th, 2018, at Georgetown, he broke and entered the manse and stole two toilet seats, valued at $80,000, two sinks, valued at $30,000, a toilet tank, valued at $10,000 and a metal chair, valued at $5,000.

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  18. Campbellville man remanded over ganja allegedly found in houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Stabroek News

    A Campbellville Housing Scheme man was yesterday remanded to prison on a charge that police found almost a pound of cannabis under his bed and in his kitchen. Udok Anthony Nedd, 36, of 121 Campbellville Housing Scheme, was read a charge which stated that on March 27th, at Lot 121 Campbellville Housing Scheme, he had 444 grammes of cannabis in his possession for trafficking.

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  19. Update to Immigrant Visa Processing for Cuban NationalsRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2018 | Holtville Tribune

    ... immigrant visa applications and scheduling immigrant visa interviews for Cuban nationals at U.S. Embassy Georgetown, Guyana. Guyana will then be the primary site for processing immigrant visa applications for Cubans. The first interviews will take ...

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  20. Press Releases: Update to Immigrant Visa Processing for Cuban NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | State Department

    ... immigrant visa applications and scheduling immigrant visa interviews for Cuban nationals at U.S. Embassy Georgetown, Guyana. Guyana will then be the primary site for processing immigrant visa applications for Cubans. The first interviews will take ...

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