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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Wales Estate closure: Field workers given 3-day ultimatum…to choose between Uitvlugt/severance or be ousted

Sugar workers on Monday were given a three-day ultimatum to sign an agreement indicating whether they will opt to receive a severance package from...

Montrose fisherman hangs self at home

Relatives and friends of 36-year-old Trevon Ishrilall are still in a state of shock and grief after learning that the fisherman had committed suicide...

CJIA clears the air on private Hangar of cash laden Jet

– The Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) has finally broken its silence on the private hangar located at the Airport for the private...

Corentyne businessman found dead

The body of 79 – year – old Abdul Masjid was found in his store with his feet tied, police reported. According to the police,...

Natural Resources Ministry works with UWI to enhance Furniture Industry in Guyana

- The Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment (MNRE) says it is collaborating with the Caribbean Centre for Competitiveness (CCfC) of the...

Third bandit in Saturday night’s shooting dies

– The third man who was shot by the police during an attempted robbery on Saturday night (October 12) just moments ago succumbed...

Diocese of Guyana’s Mothers Union holds 140th AGM

The Diocese of Guyana's Mothers Union this morning held its 140th Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Regency Suite in Hadfield Street, Georgetown on Monday. The...

Opposition Leader wants public debate with Gov’t – on closure of Wales estate

In light of the Government’s decision to proceed with plans to have the Wales, West Bank Demerara (WBD) sugar estate closed down by the...

Man accidentally shoots self in the buttocks

The police are investigating reports that at about 22:45h last night, Friday July 12, licensed firearm holder Tyrone Lewis, 23 years, of Bartica, was...

Govt, Barama commence talks on renewal of investment agreement

Discussions are underway between the Barama Company Limited and the Guyana Government to examine the Company’s request for a renewal of its Investment Development...

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Albouystown man remanded over alleged attempted murder

An Albouystown block maker was today (Tuesday), remanded to prison after it was revealed that the man he allegedly attempted to murder is still...

Harry and Meghan make first public appearance

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Newlyweds Prince Harry and Meghan attended their first engagement as a married couple on Tuesday after their spectacular, tradition-defying...

Faf du Plessis pulls off great escape to lead CSK into IPL final

Chennai Super Kings (du Plessis 67*, Raina 22, Rashid 2-11) beat Sunrisers Hyderabad (Brathwaite 43*, Bravo 2-25) by two wickets (ESPNcricinfo)- Faf du Plessis, preferred...

UPDATE: Police Commissioner orders probe after police pickup rams house

Police Commissioner (ag) David Ramnarine, earlier today (Tuesday), ordered a thorough investigation following an incident about 08:15hrs this morning, on the De Hoop Public...

T&T man found hanging…as wife makes domestic violence report

(Trinidad Express) While the wife of Reynold Machiken was making a domestic violence report against him, he is suspected to have committed suicide. Machiken was...

C’bean health ministers attending WHO assembly

GENEVA, Switzerland (CMC) — Caribbean Community (CARICOM) health ministers are attending the 71st World Health Assembly here discussing various public health issues and its...

CAL offers more leg room on flights

(Trinidad Guardian) Although Caribbean Airline’s (CAL) financial position has improved, CEO Garvin Medera says there is still a lot to be done. “The reality is...

Judge orders trial for $54M in diamonds missing while in police possession

Justice Fidela Corbin-Lincoln has ordered a trial for the matter involving Ronald Khan's $54M in missing diamonds, which vanished from police hands after it...

Herstelling man in custody for reputed wife’s murder

... allegedly submerged her in trench until she drowned A 32-year-old housewife was on Monday evening reportedly killed by her 38-year-old reputed husband. Dead is Lowtie...

Vendor robbed of motorcycle by bandits on Middle Road

A 23-year-old vendor is now counting his losses after he became the country’s latest robbery under arms victim during the wee hours of Tuesday...