Daily Archives: 04/17/2016

Guyana– Latest News from various sources – April 17, 2016

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 17 April 2016 – Kaieteur News

         (see other News sources at the end of this entry)

Book: Road to Belwasa – Paperback – by Reuben Lachmansingh

Road to Belwasa –  Paperback – Published March 16, 2016

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Guyana – This week with the President – April 16, 2016

GINA logoGuyana – This week with the President – April 16, 2016

Suicide has to be a polygon….And here is another side – By Ron Persaud

Suicide has to be a polygon….And here is another side

By Ron Persaud

Opinion - commentary -analysis        My earliest context of the word was “high drama”. The adults in my life discussed tragedy in a manner of a ‘perai frenzy’ at the scent of blood in the water. Suicide, occasional to be sure, raised headlines and was the subject of discussion from the market pave to the cake shop which my paternal grandmother  operated.

“Bhajee” must have been a well known personality in Albuoystown; because, when he ‘drank poison’ everyone seemed to remember some event centering  around him and his dog(s).

“Manoo” was a goldsmith; and in this instance, I began to learn about the deadly ‘potash’ and ‘arsenic’. The latter, I heard as “horse nick” – subject for much derision! History was to repeat itself when I proudly labeled a container “Life Salt”. It should have been ‘Lysol’ – of course! Or “Jeyes Fluid”, which you can correctly guess, I heard as “J. S. Fluid”. More derision, at my expense.  Continue reading

Guyana – Capitol TV News Videos – 15 April 2016

Guyana – Capitol TV News Videos – 15 April 2016

Chinese Ambassador confirms Harmon’s travel claims

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 06:02 PM PDT

Independence Arch in Agricola Village almost completed

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 05:40 PM PDT

Crum-Ewing’s relatives maintains calls for justice

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 05:32 PM PDT

 

East Bank man held in connection with gas station robbery

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 05:49 PM PDT

NCN gets new CEO

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 09:47 AM PDT

The state owned, National Communications Network (NCN) has appointed Lennox Cornette as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), succeeding, Molly Hassan. His appointment will take effect from May 1, 2016.