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18 – year – old charged with murder of Pegasus Taxi Driver

- Lorenzo Forde, 18 of Charlestown was today charged with the murder of Pegasus Taxi Driver – Rubrindranauth Jeeboo. He was remanded to...

Citizens urge tougher penalties for driving under the influence

 - A poll conducted by iNews has found citizens are dissatisfied with the current penalties in place for persons found driving under the influence...

Guyana ranks highest on FATF’s delinquent list

 -  The latest ranking of countries in terms of its level of delinquency for implementing measuring to fight money laundering and the financing of...

51kg of Cocaine seized at CJIA in 2013; CEO boasts of improved security

By Kurt Campbell – Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) Ramesh Ghir has disclosed that some 51.64 kilograms of...

Update: Alleged buggered 16 – year – old climbs onto roof lamenting injustice

By Kurt Campbell - The 16 – year – old young man who was allegedly buggered by three police officers on Thursday (January 30)...

Update: Bandit shot dead by Businessman

By Leroy Smith - Businessman Eon Evans of Dazzele Housing Scheme, East Coast Demerara today (Wednesday, January 29) shot and killed a bandit who...

Cannabis and cocaine were main illicit drugs seized in 2012 – Report

By Kurt Campbell – The Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday (January 28) launched its National Drug Report 2012 where Subject Minister, Clement Rohee...

Rohee confirms that President severed Ganga Persaud; Dodges question that he was involved with...

By Fareeza Haniff   – General Secretary of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP), Clement Rohee dodged questions that Local Government Minister, Ganga Persaud was involved...

Trevor Rose gunned down, two others injured

By Fareeza Haniff – Guyanese Promoter, Events Coordinator and Popular Designer, Trevor Rose was shot dead early Sunday morning (January 26), while in the...

‘There are no arsonists among us’ – President says at re- opening of burnt...

 – The Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) on Saturday (January 25) reaffirmed its commitment and support for the people and development of Region 10 with the re-commissioning...

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CPL 2017: Tallawahs collapse to give Tridents a narrow win

Barbados Tridents 142-7 (Malik 33, Smith 28, Imad 2 for 15) beat Jamaica Tallawahs 130-6 (Simmons 53, Hosein 2 for 24, Khan 1 for 9) by 12...

GDF unearths illegal airstrip 5km west of Santa Fe

A Guyana Defence Force (GDF) patrol while conducting a reconnaissance mission on Saturday morning in Region 9, approximately 5 kilometers (km) west of Santa...

Brathwaite, Hasan help Patriots prevail in low-scorer

By Peter Della Penna St Kitts and Nevis Patriots 124 for 6 (Brathwaite 31, Carter 29*) beat Guyana Amazon Warriors 123 for 7 (Walton 60)...

Gold earnings decline by $400M in first half of 2017

-Yearly growth projection revised downwards from 3.8 to 3.1% As the country’s export earnings continues to plummet, gold has now joined the list of commodities...

Amazon Warriors, Patriots to light up Florida

Today attention will be turned to Lauderhill, Florida for the second day of action in the fifth edition of the Hero’s Caribbean Premier League. The...

Bolt breezes through to semis

- Blake, Forte also qualify, with all eyes on today's final (Jamaica Observer)- Despite stumbling out of the blocks Usain Bolt easily qualified for today's...

Robbed 10 times in 2 years, elderly woman at wits’ end

A pensioner from Richmond Housing Scheme in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) is now traumatised after she was robbed for the tenth time in the past...

Teen mom dies after delivering baby at GPHC, investigation launched

Moments after 17-year-old Esther Edwards of Laluni Creek, Soesdyke/Linden Highway delivered a healthy baby girl via Caesarean section on Tuesday, she died under mysterious...

EYEWITNESS: Back to the future…

…with overseas voting? Your Eyewitness didn’t attend the “Diaspora Engagement Conference,” for the simple reason he didn’t want to be seen endorsing – in the...

Broadcast Amendment Bill passed

A fiery exchange on Friday in the National Assembly heralded the debate on the Broadcast (Amendment) Bill, but when the smoke cleared the Government...