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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

AG presents case to strike out Red House matter

The Attorney General Basil Williams, SC today presented before Chief Justice Acting Yonnette Cummings Edwards reasons why the legal proceedings on the Red House...

Hotel Tower GM, Nightclub Manager charged for deleting CCTV footage

- in alleged cover-up of shooting incident which occurred at Club Privilege last month Three senior employees of Hotel Tower were on Friday slapped with...

5 arraigned for murder of Berbice phone card distributor

Five men were earlier today arraigned for the murder of Dianan Jagdeo who was gunned down during a robbery at Adventure, Corentyne Berbice. Relatives of...

Bartica woman gang raped, alleged rapists charged

A 20-year-old woman from Bartica Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) was allegedly gang raped on February 13, by three men from the Potaro area. The woman, who...

Acquitted murder accused remanded for attempted murder

A man who was previously found not guilty of murder was on Wednesday remanded to prison after he was slapped with an attempted murder...

Ruling on presidential term limit case deferred to February 21

Chancellor of the Judiciary (ag), Carl Singh has deferred his ruling on the presidential term limit case until February 21. He was expected to rule...

5 charged for execution of Berbice woman

Five persons, including a tattoo artists and a Jamaican National were this morning arraigned for the execution style killing of Lilawattie Muhammed, 45, in...

Potaro man remanded on attempted murder charge

A Region Eight (Potaro-Siparuni) miner was remanded to prison on a charge of attempted murder when he faced Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the...

Wismar teen remanded for assault, robbery under arms

A 17-year-old was remanded to prison by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts to answer to a charge...

Former AG mounts legal challenge against VAT amendments

A legal challenge has been launched against the Value Added Tax (VAT) Act Chapter 81:05 amendments of 2017. The writ, which was filed by...

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Armed bandits invade GTU’s compound, at least 5 robbed

At least five employees attached to the Guyana Teacher’s Union (GTU) were this afternoon robbed after armed bandits stormed their place of work.   Inews understands...

PI continues into Babita Sarjou’s murder

As the Preliminary Inquiry into the murder of Babita Sarjou continues, her reputed husband, Sharadanand Narine and his accomplice, Darrel Punton, today appeared before...

Unequivocal calls for revocation of parking contract in MAPM’s 4th protest

Supporters of the Movement Against Parking Meters (MAPM) took to the streets today to, as they say, "mourn the death of the city" since...

Presidential term limit unconstitutional: Court of Appeal upholds Justice Chang’s decision 2 to 1

The Guyana Court of Appeal during a ruling today upheld the decision of former Chief Justice Ian Chang that the presidential term limit was...

President Trump congratulates Guyana on 47th Republic Day Anniversary

The following letter was sent to President David Granger on behalf of the people of the United States: Dear Mr. President: On behalf of the...

Morning downpour inundates sections of the city

The heavy downpour, this morning, once again resulted in some city streets being flooded. However, the water has already started to recede in most...

Guyana signs US$40m loan agreement with IDB

Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan, yesterday, signed four loan agreements with the Inter-American Development Bank to secure US$40 million in developmental resources to finance...

List of players sold and unsold at IPL auction 2017

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Kim Jong-nam killing: Senior N Korea diplomat named as suspect

(BBC) Malaysian police have named a senior North Korean embassy official they want to question in connection with the killing of Kim Jong-nam. Hyon Kwang...

Trump invites Trinidad PM to Washington

Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley got a surprise call from American President Donald Trump during which the leader of the twin-island...