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Saturday, April 29, 2017

Witness reportedly offered money to support complainant’s claim

... in alleged plot to assassinate the President As the probe into the alleged assassination plot against President David Granger deepens, police have discovered that...

Bel Air resident remanded on multiple fraud charges

A 57-year-old man was remanded to prison when he appeared earlier today (Tuesday) before Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court, on...

Norton Street resident killed in dispute over water at Bagotstown

By Ramona Luthi One person is now in police custody following the murder of a Georgetown resident, in Water Street, Bagotstown, East Bank Demerara on...

Man busted with cocaine pellets in stomach to be charged soon

A 26-year-old man of East Ruimveldt, Georgetown, who was arrested as he was about to board a Caribbean Airlines flight to The Bahamas last...

Self-confessed bandit to serve 56 months behind bars

A 39-year-old man was on Monday arraigned before City Magistrate Judy Latchman on a charge of armed robbery, and was slapped with a 56-month...

BREAKING: Bagotstown man stabbed to death, 1 in custody

One man is now dead while another is in police custody following a stabbing an hour ago in Water Street, Bagotstown, East Bank Demerara. Details...

Suspect in alleged assassination plot on the President nowhere to be found- Police

The man who is at the center of the probe in the alleged plot to assassinate the President is now nowhere to be found. Crime...

Thai man kills baby on Facebook Live then takes own life

(BBC) A Thai man filmed himself killing his baby daughter on Facebook Live, before taking his own life, Thai police say. The 21-year-old hanged his...

Brazilian miner in custody for unlicenced firearm, ammo

A 47-year-old Brazilian miner was yesterday afternoon arrested at her mining camp at Black Water Backdam, Konawaruk, Region 8 with an unlicenced single barrel...

Teacher among 4 busted with marijuana in different incidents

A First Avenue, Bartica, resident was on Sunday afternoon arrested at his home with four hundred and ninety-one (491) grams of Cannabis. Police acting on...

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Brazil: Violence erupts in Rio after general strike

(BBC) Violence has erupted in Brazil at the end of the country's first general strike in more than 20 years. Buses and cars have been...

North Korea crisis: North in another ‘failed’ missile launch

(BBC) North Korea has test-fired another ballistic missile, South Korean and US military officials say. The missile exploded shortly after take-off, they said - the...

Education COI unearths non-existent teachers on payroll in Region 10

The preliminary report of the Commission of Inquiry (COI) launched into the state of the education sector of Region 10 has revealed that there...

Flash Flood warning in effect- Hydromete office

The Hydrometeorological office has announced a Flash Flood warning. See full statement below: Continuous overcast skies are being observed throughout Guyana with moderate to heavy rain...

Motorcyclist meets gruesome death after crashing into plough

A 21-year-old clerk, Farzul Junior Bacchus, is Guyana's latest road fatality after the motorcycle he was riding attempted to overtake a motor car but...

Row over water murder: Bagotstown man charged, remanded

The suspect in the recent Bagotstown stabbing was charged with the capital offence of murder when he appeared before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on...

Several rescued after being stranded for hours on the Essequibo River

Several passengers were stranded for  hours on Friday morning in the middle of the Essequibo River. The passengers were at the time traveling from Parika...

Florida National Guard Brigadier General visits Guyana …hosts sexual assault prevention workshop

In observation of “Sexual Assault Awareness Month,” Brigadier General Mike Canzoneri, Commander of the Florida Army National Guard (FLARNG), and a team of subject...

Jamaica monitoring US border wall funding Act

(Jamaica Observer) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade has indicated that it is fully aware that a draft Bill entitled “HR 1813...

FIFA opens probe into head of Caribbean Football Union

(Reuters) A member of FIFA’s audit and compliance committee was handed a provisional 90-day ban from football on Friday, a day after pleading guilty...