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Daily Archives: November 10, 2017

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West Dem man freed of child rape charge

...in first case at new Sexual Offences Court A West Demerara man, who was confined at the Camp Street jail awaiting trial, will now be...

SARA, SOCU, FIU, GRA commences asset recovery, law enforcement training

A number of staff members from the State Asset Recovery Agency (SARA) and other agencies on Monday, with support from the Caribbean Institute of...

Mechanic charged for allegedly stealing motorcycle from cop

Mohammed Edon, 30, a mechanic, of James Street, Albouystown appeared with his lawyer, Paul Fung-A-Fat, before Magistrate Judy Latchman at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts...

Construction worker gets 3 years jail for trafficking 21 grams of ganja

Sataka Joseph, a 25-year-old construction worker opted not to waste the court’s time as he entered into a guilty plea to a charge of...

Alleged gang of four remanded for multiple robbery charges

Four persons who are between the ages of 20 and 22, were hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts where they were slapped with several...

Letter: Incorrect, misleading to say that ANSA McAL won $605M tender

Dear Editor, I write to correct a statement made in the Monday (November 20, 2017) edition of the Kaieteur News, in an article headlined ‘Sole...

Trump declares North Korea state sponsor of terrorism, triggers sanctions

By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Monday declared North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism, a designation that allows the United...

GRA in bid to deter smuggling says alcohol, tobacco products to now carry Excise...

-Stiff penalties outlined for non-complaint importers/retailers Following the launch of its Excise Tax Stamp programme a few weeks ago, on Thursday, November 16, 2017, Custom...

Bolt back in training – world record holder prepares to launch football career

World’s fastest man Usain Bolt has resumed training after being given the go-ahead from his doctor having fully recovered from a hamstring injury. Having retired...

GAWU says Govt should ‘permanently postpone’ closure of sugar estates, save jobs

Government has postponed the closure of the Rose Hall Sugar Estate from the end of 2017 to sometime in 2018, and the Guyana Agriculture...