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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Masked bandits rob Berbice supermarket

- owners, customers beaten Two armed bandits who beat and robbed the owners of a Corentyne, Berbice supermarket on Tuesday night were caught on camera...

Minibus, taxi collide on Mandela Avenue – bus ends up in trench

By Carl Croker The journey for a minibus en route to Berbice was suddenly cut short when it plunged into a trench parallel to...

‘Death announcement’ budget will attract ‘pressurization’, ‘sufferation’ – Hamilton

…also a recipe for escalation of crime and criminality By Ramona Luthi Amid widespread condemnation and rejection and even calls for the complete 'withdrawal' of Budget...

Body of 44-yr-old New Amsterdam man fished out of Mazaruni river

The body of a welder was on Sunday fished out of the Mazaruni river, Region Seven (Cuyuni/Mazaruni), one day after he reportedly went missing. Dead...

U.S. deports 21 more convicted Guyanese

...104 convicted Guyanese deported last year Twenty-one Guyanese-born nationals were deported from the United States yesterday after having served jail time for a range of...

Only $800 increase in Old Age pension

Old Age Pensioners can look forward to a ‘whopping’ $800 (US$4) increase from next year, while workers across the spectrum will also benefit from...

Prince Harry visits Joshua House Children Centre

His Royal Highness Prince Harry, this morning, visited the Joshua House Children Centre in Georgetown, Guyana.  The Joshua House Children Centre was established in...

Jagdeo pushes for one-month tax-free bonus to public servants, police, soldiers

...and sugar workers Former Guyanese Head of State and current Opposition Leader, Dr Bharrat Jagdeo has called on the Government to provide the conventional one-month...

Truck crushes woman to death at Eccles

By Ramona Luthi A woman who, up to last evening was yet to be identified, was yesterday afternoon crushed to death by a truck on...

14-year-old gives birth at GPHC

* reportedly impregnated by 35-year-old man A 14-year-old girl, who was impregnated by a 35-year-old man, gave birth at the Georgetown Public Hospital on Tuesday,...

Recent Articles

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

  Sixty-six players sold in 2017 auction Sold players INR 1 crore = INR 100 lakh = INR 10000000 = USD 149254 approx INR 1 lakh = INR...

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...