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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Sexagenarian charged with stealing motor van, gold chain

A businessman was on Friday morning charged with stealing a motor van and a gold chain when he appeared before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. 66-year-old,...

Repeat offender back in jail over theft of AC Unit

A repeat offender was earlier today (Friday) sentenced to six months imprisonment by Magistrate Leron Daly after he admitted to stealing an Air Conditioning...

Kamuni Creek man pleads guilty to manslaughter

...in stabbing death of cousin-in-law A Santa Mission, Kamuni Creek resident is expected to return to court on October 26, 2017, to hear his sentence...

Canadian citizen remanded for trafficking heroin charge

The charge against Yuonika Bovell was read by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan to the effect that on October 5, 2017, at Cheddi Jagan International...

Trio arraigned for murder of Albert Street pensioners

Three young men were on Wednesday arraigned for murder when they appeared before Chief Magistrate, Ann Mclennan at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court following the...

Man slapped with narco trafficking charge

A wanted man, who was recently nabbed by Police after being on the run for some time now was on Tuesday taken to the...

Attempted murder accused remanded

...after being on the run for months  Twenty-nine-year-old Curt Kendal of 474 Section B, Non Pareil, East Coast Demerara (ECD) earlier today (Tuesday) appeared before...

Legal challenge to Broadcast Amendment Bill filed by former Attorney General

Freedom Radio Incorporated, a private broadcaster, under the representation of Former Attorney General and Legal Affairs Minister, Anil Nandlall has moved to the High...

Man remanded for trafficking over 13 pounds of marijuana

A 59-year-old man was on Tuesday remanded to prison when he appeared at the New Amsterdam Magistrate’s Court before Magistrate Alex Moore to answer...

Three, including teen, remanded for Corentyne labourer’s murder

Three males- including a teenager- were on Tuesday morning remanded when they appeared before Magistrate Rabindranauth Singh at the Springlands Magistrate's Court to answer...

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UPDATE: Man stabs wife, burns home over claims of infidelity

-Several homeless as neighbouring home gutted  Several persons are now homeless following a fire on Da Silva and De Abreu streets, Newtown, Kitty, Georgetown during...

DIWALI MESSAGES 2017

PPP/C's Diwali Message Diwali is universally recognized as the festival of light; the triumph of knowledge over ignorance and the substitution of all that is...

Demerara River crossing: Affected home owners given 2 years to relocate

By Samuel Sukhnandan Those residents whose homes fall directly in the area that has been earmarked for the new Demerara River crossing have been put...

Guyana has more poverty, crime than the regional average- IDB

By Jarryl Bryan Guyana has a long road ahead of it when it comes to poverty reduction, with a recent report from the Inter-American Development...

Trio in custody for illegal gun, ammo

Three men between 22-26 years of age are in police custody following their arrest and the finding of a 9mm pistol with one matching...

Officer dies following motorcycle accident

A 39-year-old motorcyclist is now in police custody after he was involved in an accident in the wee hours of Diwali morning (Wednesday October...

“Smallie”, Nero appear in High Court for businessman’s murder charge

Less than two weeks after being apprehended by Police in Berbice, Mark Royden Williams, called “Smallie”, along with another accused, Sherwin Nero, also known...

EYEWITNESS: Out of the mouth…

…of the big enchilada Readers would know what they say about “Freudian slips”! You know the truth, your listeners know the truth…but you can’t utter...

BREAKING: Fire erupts at Da Silva St, kitty, 2 homes engulfed

A fire of unknown nature has erupted at a home in Da Silva Street, Newtown, Kitty, Georgetown on Tuesday night, destroying that house as...

Cops probing alleged rape of juvenile detainee by City Constab Officers

Police “A” Division Commander, Marlon Chapman has confirmed that the Town Clerk of Georgetown, Royston King, has asked him to investigate a matter involving...