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Sunday, April 30, 2017

Select Committee yet to examine Anti – Money Laundering Bill

The Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism Bill (AMLCFT), will not come up for consideration in the next sitting of National Assembly. This...

Duo remanded for beating, robbing man on Camp Street

Eighteen - year - old Teon Simon of 61 Bent Street, Georgetown and Lexroy Rigby of 11 Mile Mahdia, were both placed before the...

U.S Embassy and Aircraft Owners Association conduct medical outreach in Rupununi

The U.S. Embassy’s Humanitarian Assistance Program (HAP), in collaboration with the Aircraft Owners Association of Guyana (AOAG), St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, and Ministry of...

Children being abused in institutional care – ChildLink report

Children living in institutional care, within the age group of 10 to 12 have reportedly been abused by their caregiver and other staff; a...

Guyana Times/TVG reporters resign over “Glenn Lall” saga

– Three reporters - Leana Bradshaw, Whitney Persaud and Sabatini Daniels employed at Guyana Times/Television Guyana (TVG) Channel 28, resigned with immediate effect...

‘Pastor’ accused of raping school girl placed on 200,000 bail

Pastor Prince Andrew Hannibal who preaches at a Rosignol, West Bank Berbice (WBB) Church, and had been fingered for allegedly having sexual relations with...

Widow mother of four claims she’s being denied access to her deceased husband’s assets...

By Kristen Macklingam "When my husband died, his brother waited until he was in the mortuary, came to the house, take out all my husband's...

Former President slams Kaieteur News for publishing ‘wild fabrications’ – in desperate effort to retain...

Former President Donald Ramotar has accused the privately-owned Kaieteur News of descending into the publication of “wild fabrications” in a desperate effort to retain...

IAC recalls Mahatma Gandhi’s legacy on birth anniversary

- The Indian Arrival Committee (IAC) says that the legacy of Mahatma Gandhi "cannot be defined by a single act or idea in...

Essequibo Mini Bus driver remanded for possession of cocaine

- A 32 - year - old mini bus driver of Danielstown, Essequibo Coast was remanded to prison on Monday by Magistrate Sunil...

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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...