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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Durban Park: Charges against David Patterson, Winston Jordan, Dr Rupert Roopnaraine filed

Attorney-at-law, Anil Nandlall on Monday before Chief Magistrate Ann Mclennan, at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court, filed private charges on behalf of People’s Progressive Party...

Rupununi farmer get 3 years jail for planting 12 ganja plants

A Rupununi farmer was on Friday sentenced to three years in prison and fined $15,000 when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court on...

Man accused of attempting to murder his child’s mother remanded

A 46-year-old man was on Friday remanded to prison when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court to answer to an attempted murder charge....

17-year-old committed to stand trial in High Court for murder

Seventeen-year-old Andrew Gittens who allegedly murdered his cousin Leon Anthony Richie, over a $440 loan to buy bread in January 2017 was this morning...

PPP files “misconduct in public office” charges against Norton, Lawrence

Former Attorney General, Anil Nandlall on behalf of People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Members of Parliament (MPs), Bishop Juan Edghill and Vickram Bharrat on Thursday...

Driver in Corentyne fatal accident remanded

The man who was driving the car which slammed into a parked lorry on Monday morning at Number 58 Village Corentyne, killing one of...

Man gets 10 years for killing cousin during drunken brawl

Phillip Sutherland who last month withdrew his guilty plea for unlawfully killing his cousin Martin Roberts during a drunken row at Rupununi in 2014,...

Convicted taxi driver implicated in Supply robbery attempt charged again

Steve Hercules, one of the six men who were charged for multiple offences on Tuesday morning, in connection with the foiled Supply robbery, was...

Woman accused of attempting to smuggle marijuana in Prison remanded

The 37-year-old woman who reportedly attempted to smuggle marijuana into the Camp Street Prison earlier this week was on Wednesday morning denied bail and...

28 years jail for man found guilty of raping 6-y-o

A 24-year-old man was on Tuesday found guilty by a 12-member jury on two counts of raping a six-year-old girl, whom he attempted to...

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The University of Guyana (UG) today launched a refrigerant management and equipment presentation course that teaches new and emerging technologies to replace chemicals that...

Kitty Roundabout nearing completion

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45 indigenous communities to be titled, demarcated

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Vessel seized with smuggled fuel to pay $36M in taxes- GRA

A shipping vessel which was discovered with over 200,000 gallons of suspected smuggled fuel during last week will have to pay some $36 million...

GRA to Private Sector: ‘Show me the evidence’

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Letter: IAC congratulates CIOG’s newly elected President

Dear Editor, The Indian Action Committee (IAC) wishes to extend congratulations to the newly elected President of the Central Islamic Organization of Guyana (CIOG),...

PPP intends to challenge DPP in High Court over discontinued charges

The Director of Public Prosecution’s (DPP's) decision to discontinue the charges filed by the Opposition People's Progressive Party (PPP) against sitting Government Ministers Volda...

Men in public row charged for resisting, obstructing arrest

Two men appeared before Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan on Tuesday and admitted to resisting and obstructing arrest. Twenty one-year-old Aubrey Hunch of King Edward Street,...

US senators introduce social media privacy bill

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Two US senators, one Democrat and one Republican, introduced legislation Tuesday aimed at better protecting online privacy in response...

IPL: Rashid and Kaul sink Mumbai in chase of 119

Sunrisers Hyderabad 118 (Williamson 29, Yusuf 29, Markande 2-15) beat Mumbai Indians 87 (Suryakumar 34, Kaul 3-23, Rashid 2-11) by 31 runs Defending 118 -...