Guyana

WATCH: Sohail Tanvir claims 5 wickets for 3 runs, most economical in T20 cricket

WATCH: Sohail Tanvir claims 5 wickets for 3 runs, most economical in T20 cricket

Pakistn speedster Sohail Tanvir stunningly claimed 5 wickets for 3 runs in his 4-over spell to help Guyana move one step closer to a play-off spot in the Caribbean Premier League with a 99-run win against Barbados. 

Aug 30, 2017, 11:52 AM IST
Tri-Nation ODI Series, Match 2: Australia thrash West Indies for bonus-point win

Tri-Nation ODI Series, Match 2: Australia thrash West Indies for bonus-point win

The emphatic victory earned Australia a bonus point to move ahead of the West Indies in the three-team standings before Tuesday`s final game at Providence against South Africa.

Jun 06, 2016, 04:35 AM IST
West Indies vs South Africa: Sunil Narine sinks Proteas in ODI tri-series opener

West Indies vs South Africa: Sunil Narine sinks Proteas in ODI tri-series opener

It was the first time in 15 years that the Caribbean side had defeated the South Africans in a one-dayer on home soil.

Jun 04, 2016, 07:01 AM IST
Kieron Pollard becomes 4th West Indies batsman to hit 100 sixes in ODIs

Kieron Pollard becomes 4th West Indies batsman to hit 100 sixes in ODIs

He now joins West Indian greats Vivian Richards, Brian Lara and Chris Gayle in the list.

Jun 04, 2016, 06:33 AM IST
Guyana appeals to Ban Ki-moon to settle dispute with Venezuela

Guyana appeals to Ban Ki-moon to settle dispute with Venezuela

President David Granger of Guyana has appealed to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to resolve his country's dispute with Venezuela, which claims two-thirds of its land and a large area of oil-rich territorial waters.

Feb 21, 2016, 13:03 PM IST

Modi meets new Guyanese president, former NYC mayor

Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a bilateral meeting with Guyana President David Granger and later met Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City.

Sep 25, 2015, 07:42 AM IST
'Windies selectors erred with Veerasammy Permaul snub'

'Windies selectors erred with Veerasammy Permaul snub'

Former Guyana batsman Rabindranauth Seeram has criticised West Indies selectors for overlooking left-arm spinner Veerasammy Permaul for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka.

Sep 12, 2015, 16:03 PM IST
Jamaica to host next WICB meeting

Jamaica to host next WICB meeting

Jamaica will host the next in a series of town-hall meetings around the Caribbean, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has announced.

Aug 05, 2015, 12:56 PM IST

Guyana says Venezuelan claim is threat to its survival

Guyana`s territorial dispute with neighbouring Venezuela represents a threat to its very survival, President David Granger warned Friday in Washington.

Jul 25, 2015, 09:28 AM IST

Venezuela recalls ambassador to Guyana over border dispute

 The president of Venezuela said Monday he recalled the country`s ambassador to Guyana for consultations, as the border dispute between the two nations escalates after a significant offshore oil find.

Jul 07, 2015, 09:36 AM IST

Guyana to urge UN chief to settle Venezuela border row

Less than a month after Venezuela unilaterally redrew its maritime boundary, neighboring Guyana announced Wednesday it will ask the United Nations to legally settle Latin America`s biggest territorial dispute.

Jun 11, 2015, 07:02 AM IST

Guyana warns Venezuela on maritime dispute

Guyana warned Monday it would "vigorously" resist any attempt by Venezuela to enforce a new claim over coastal waters where Exxon Mobil recently announced an important oil find.

Jun 08, 2015, 20:14 PM IST

Guyana warns Venezuela over sea boundary `escalation`

Tensions soared in Guyana Saturday, after Venezuela declared its territorial seas re-drawn to include an offshore area where a major oil deposit has been found.

Jun 07, 2015, 06:50 AM IST

Police probe Indian national's death as murder in Guyana

Police in Guyana are treating the death of an Indian national as murder after his body with multiple stab wounds was found in a relative`s apartment on Tuesday, a media report said on Thursday.

May 28, 2015, 23:12 PM IST

President greets Guyana on independence day

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday greeted the government and the people of Guyana on the eve of the South American country`s independence day.

May 25, 2015, 22:36 PM IST

Guyana's leader forms cabinet, seeks to boost energy sector

Guyana's new president has appointed 27 ministers to his cabinet after his opposition coalition won the South American country's general election.

May 24, 2015, 01:51 AM IST

Guyana swears in new president who ended foes' 23-year rule

A retired army general was sworn in as Guyana's new president after his multi-ethnic opposition coalition won the South American country's general elections and ended a 23-year reign by the People's Progressive Party.

May 17, 2015, 03:04 AM IST

Opposition wins in Guyana, preliminary results show

 The main opposition coalition prevailed in this week`s general elections in Guyana, according to preliminary figures released here.

May 15, 2015, 14:01 PM IST

Opposition wins Guyana vote: Preliminary results

An upstart opposition alliance has won Guyana`s general elections, ousting leftist President Donald Ramotar`s party from power after 23 years, according to preliminary results released Thursday.

May 15, 2015, 08:37 AM IST

Race and corruption in focus as Guyana votes

 Guyana voted Monday in early elections pitting embattled President Donald Ramotar against an upstart opposition alliance seeking to unite voters across racial lines with its calls to end corruption.

May 12, 2015, 09:20 AM IST