Daily Archives: July 10, 2015

GUYANA: Capitol TV News Videos – 09 July 2015

Capitol TV logoGUYANA: Capitol TV News Videos – 09 July 2015

  • PPP Gov’t withholding of important info willful
  • A judge and her family beaten and robbed in their home
  • Diplomacy to counter Venezuela’s aggression
  • Yes to third term Presidency says Chief Justice
  • Local Gov’t Elections urgent
  • Too many guns in town
  • Sports

Click links below to view the TV News Videos:-   Continue reading

Presidential term limit unconstitutional, High Court rules

Presidential term limit unconstitutional, High Court rules

(by Denis Chabrol and Zena Henry – Demerara Waves

The High Court on Thursday 9 July 2015 ruled that having a presidential term limit is unconstitutional, paving the way for Bharrat Jagdeo to again contest future elections if there is a referendum or successful appeal.

“The court therefore holds that Act No. 17 of 2001, in so far as it seeks to trench on an dilute the pre-existing democratic rights of the electorate to elect as President a person of their own choice, needed a referendum and is invalid  and without legal effect for reason of non-compliance with Article 164 (2) (a) and/or repugnancy with Article 1 (democratic society) and Article 9 (sovereignty belongs to the people) both of which Articles require a referendum for any alteration,” said Chief Justice Ian Chang in his ruling.  Continue reading

July 2015 – Five Extreme Weather Events Impacting the Planet

Five Extreme Weather Events Impacting the Planet

2015.9.7 BF Pantsios

Melting glaciers

Anastacia Pantsios  of ECOWATCH for BUZZFLASH at TRUTHOUT  – Thursday, 09 July 2015 07:55

Deniers will keep on denying apparently, but the signs of climate change are everywhere. As the planet has warmed up, severe weather events are happening in every corner of the globe, alerting us to the need for strong, immediate action.

1. Many parts of the world are suffering from extended heat waves. We’ve heard a lot about the heat waves blanketing India and Pakistan, which have claimed a high body count. Thousands of people in the region have died as a result. Continue reading

GUYANA: Latest News – 08 July 2015 – Demerara Waves

GUYANA:  Latest News – 08 July 2015

  • Rice farmers, millers brace for “blow” after collapse of Venezuelan market – Demerara Waves  http://bit.ly/1TnYgLM
  • Judge, husband battered during home invasion, robbery – Demerara Waves http://bit.ly/1HPD5Qy
  • Numerous ‘no good’ OLPF laptops; project to be reviewed- Harmon – Demerara Waves    http://bit.ly/1HhQQBg
  • Government finds little documentation for RDF G$100M spending, former Tourism minister tells government look again – Demerara Waves   http://bit.ly/1G7UrRe
  • Venezuela’s new decree “offensive” and a “threat to use of force”- President Granger – Demerara Waves  http://bit.ly/1LYW7oq
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