21 January 2005
NCN Radio forced to go mobile

NCN Radio forced to go mobile


GEORGETOWN, GUYANA: National Communications Network (NCN) Radio was Tuesday forced to abandon Broadcasting House on High Street, Georgetown and broadc...
Flood disaster in Guyana

Flood disaster in Guyana


GEORGETOWN: Guyana Tuesday declared its flood-hit capital Georgetown and surrounding areas disaster zones after the heaviest rains in more than a cen...
Walter Child’s poems titled ‘The Essence of Life’

Walter Child’s poems titled ‘The Essence of Life’


Walter Child, a former teacher and public servant, has skilfully put together a beautiful book of poems called “The Essence of Life”.Lawyer ...
School break cut short

School break cut short


Students who complete common entrance exams will no longer have a long break before going on to secondary school. Instead, they now have to attend fo...
O’Neal: ULP, NDP the same

O’Neal: ULP, NDP the same


Ivan O’Neal took a swipe at the Unity Labour Party (ULP) administration and the opposition New Democratic Party (NDP), saying he saw no major dif...
‘Green’ members  in the shadows

‘Green’ members in the shadows


One week after social activist Ivan O’Neal announced the launch of his SVG Green Party, he is back promising the establishment of the University...
Banana meeting starts tomorrow

Banana meeting starts tomorrow


A major workshop opens here tomorrow at Buccama on the Bay. The Windward Islands Farmers’ Association (WINFA) is hosting the two-day workshop, w...
Tsunamis and the Eastern Caribbean – Frequently asked questions

Tsunamis and the Eastern Caribbean – Frequently asked questions


St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago – As a result of the tsunami that recently devastated several countries in Asia, scientists at the Seismic Res...
The Great Lisbon Earthquake

The Great Lisbon Earthquake


St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago – A tsunami is an ocean wave or series of waves caused by a large-scale disturbance of the ocean floor or surf...
Scientists rule out tsunami hitting region

Scientists rule out tsunami hitting region


Co-ordinator of the National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO) Howie Prince has ruled out the possibility of a tsunami like the one that killed...