Daily Archives: 10/03/2017

Guyana News Headlines Links – Kaieteur News – October 01-02. 2017

News – 02 October 2017

Minimum of five years needed to get GRA at 90% level of efficiency

Many more Brazilian fugitives believed working in interior

ExxonMobil’s effects on Guyana’s environment will be under scrutiny

Reckless spending is a disease Guyana should cure before it creeps in

Ministerial Task Force to donate lumber to hurricane-devastated islands

Partnership between GRA and Business sector essential – Tax Chief

Swallowing and smuggling: Guyana’s cocaine mules

Orealla, Siparuta youths put on impressive performance

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Another mass shooting – The inability to deal with Gun Violence in the USA – By Yvonne Sam

Another mass shooting—Another distorted interpretation of Second Amendment Rights—Another inability to deal with Gun Violence.

By Yvonne Sam

America—Oh! say can’t you see—what is happening to thee—Gun violence is eating away at your national soul.

Already battling her own evils America is now caught up in yet another mass slaying. The lesson to be learnt from this ghastly carnage, is that there will be more such shootings. The usual reaction will follow, ones that we have seen and heard far too often:  non-stop media coverage, opinions of weapon analysts, opening up of more debate on gun control, lowering of flags at half mast, moments of silence, and a day of national mourning.  But how often will America mourn?  What America needs most of all is action to lower the gun toll, thereby less mourning.     Continue reading

Caribbean: Latest post-hurricane updates – October 01, 2017

Latest post-hurricane updates – October 01, 2017

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) have released the following updates from member countries regarding the recovery and rebuilding efforts following the impact of Hurricanes Irma and Maria in the northern Caribbean and Leeward Islands.

Countries:  Anguilla; British Virgin Islands; Dominica; Puerto Rico; St Maarten;Turks and Caicos Islands

Read Updates: http://wp.caribbeannewsnow.com/2017/10/01/latest-post-hurricane-updates/

“Demerara Gold” at the Guyana Relief Council of Florida Gala – Sunrise, Florida. October 14, 2017