People’s Choice awards are back

Guyanese can vote for their favourite artiste to win prizes in this year’s Mashramani song competitions, as the Department of Culture’s People’s Choice awards...

Nasty Man found guilty of murder

After hours of deliberation, a 12 member mixed jury, this afternoon, convicted Delon Henry of the murder of footballer, Dexter Griffith, who was shot...

Govt approves $17.3M for Emancipation day celebrations

The Ministry of Social Cohesion, with responsibility for Culture, Youth and Sport, has been allocated $17.3Million for the hosting of this year’s Emancipation activities. Minister...

1700 youths complete ‘Teach Them Young’ swimming programme

Some 1700 youths have successfully completed the annual ‘Teach Them Young: Learn to swim’ programme executed by the Ministry of Culture Youth and Sports...

M&CC to host $19M “City Week” celebrations

The Mayor and City Council (M&CC) of Georgetown is gearing to host the first, Georgetown “Town Week”. The celebrations that form part of the...

CGID calls on Govt. to probe supernumerary constables, issuance of gun licenses

Having confirmed that the Russian, seen in a video recording punching a Guyanese miner last Friday, is a supernumerary constable, the Caribbean Guyanese Institute...

Education Ministry sponsors schools for Mash float parade

Four schools have had their participation in the 2019 Children’s Mashramani Costume and Float Parade secured thanks to sponsorships to the tune of $500,000...

The Evolution of Diwali: A Cultural Journey Through the Ages

By: Sueann Wickham Diwali, also known as Deepavali, is one of the most significant festivals celebrated in India and by Hindus around the world. It...

Gov’t commits to continuing support for annual Bartica Regatta

Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, has pledged the government’s continued support to raise the profile of the annual Bartica Regatta and transform it...

Children’s Mashramani Finals Begin

The 2019 Children’s Mashramani Finals organised by the Unit of Allied Arts within the Ministry of Education started today at the National Cultural Centre...

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