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Monday, January 23, 2017

Jagdeo blasts Govt’s secret deal with T&T firm

Skeldon Estate takeover Government is facing severe criticism over its secretive deal with a Trinidadian company for a possible takeover of the lucrative Skeldon Estate,...

Motion to reverse MMA/ADA rate hike to be tabled in Parliament

Amid protest action by farmers appalled by the gargantuan hike in lease fees and other charges for land in the Mahaica/Mahaicony/Abary-Agriculture Development Authority (MMA/ADA),...

Secret deal for Skeldon Estate takeover revealed

T&T company with no experience to: Produce bulk rum Develop solar power Produce ethanol Govt to: Provide lands for cultivation Provide infrastructure Provide massive tax...

Car stolen in GT after Linden man park it to go take a ‘leak’

Investigations are ongoing to locate a vehicle that was stolen yesterday on King Street, Georgetown. According to owner of the vehicle, Micheal Sukhu, he parked...

Body of Zorg man found in trench

Police in 'G' Division (Essequibo Islands and Coast) are currently investigating the death of a man whose body was discovered floating in a nearby...

Berbice ‘watchman’ found with throat slit succumbs

A Corriverton, Berbice, resident who was found with an incised wound to his neck succumbed to his injuries while receiving medical attention at the...

Mandir broken into, ‘murtis’ damaged – in West Berbice

Members of the Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha are now appealing to the police for justice after their West Coast Berbice Mandir was broken into...

SARU will drive away investors – Jagdeo warns

…as agency targets high-rise buildings The latest decision by Government’s illegitimate anti-corruption body to scrutinise owners of high-rise buildings in the country has great potential...

DHBC apologises for yesterday’s extended opening of bridge

Amid an uproar from scores of very frustrated commuters, the management of the Demerara Harbour Bridge Corporation (DHBC) is apologising to commuters for the...

Guyana on target for oil production in 2020

The results of the Payara-1 oil find confirm that Guyana is more than a “one hit wonder” as the country remains on target for...

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Indian High Commission makes book donation

The High Commission of India in Georgetown has donated 160 books – a total of 63 titles with multiple copies -  to the Guyana...

Police arrest 3 after raid unearths high-powered firearms, matching ammo

A Police raid on Sunday evening resulted in the arrest of three males after investigators unearthed two high-powered firearms along with matching ammunition at...

Drama in Tucville as horse thief evades arrest

A horse thief managed to evade arrest after Police gave chase in Tucville, Greater Georgetown, with a horse he had stolen some two weeks...

‘Leaning dangerously’

Motorists and pedestrians plying the Mandela Avenue area closer to the Plaza Bridge are doing so at the risk of a dangerously hanging GPL...

Govt attacks on Chancellor ‘unprecedented in its savagery’ – Ramkarran

…says blatant intimidation signals to judiciary “toe the line” The State-owned Guyana Chronicle has over the past few months been waging an obscene and libellous,...

Man killed after car slams into Soesdyke utility pole

A father of one was in the wee hours of Sunday killed after he reportedly lost control of his car and crashed into a...

Explosion at BM Enterprise kills CEO’s brother, leaves another injured

One man is now dead, and another injured following an explosion at the BM Enterprise ice plant in Houston, around 10:30hrs today. Inews understands that...

US Ambassador to Guyana remains on job- Embassy PRO

… not affected by President Trump’s envoy recall While newly elected Unites States President Donald Trump has announced a major shakeup in his country’s foreign...

The policemen who dressed as women to hide from IS

(BBC) When the so-called Islamic State group seized control of a town near Mosul and began killing police officers, some of them resorted to...

Bridge causes massive flooding on highway farms

… farmers call for Govt intervention A section of the flooded farmland on the Soesdyke/Linden Highway Several farmers in the vicinity of Splashmin’s Fun Park, Soesdyke/Linden...