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Thursday, March 23, 2017

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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Bulkan revokes Linden Town Clerk’s appointment

Linden Town Clerk Jonellor Bowen, today received from the Communities Minister Ronald Bulkan a letter revoking her appointment for a position she held since...

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London attack: World leaders show solidarity

(BBC) Leaders of countries affected by recent terror attacks have voiced solidarity with the UK after the deadly attack near the Houses of Parliament. A...

EYEWITNESS: Face off…

…at UG UG unions – of workers and Senior Staff – are protesting the VC Ivelaw Griffith’s studied refusal to address their requests for their...

APNU/AFC officials implicated in multimillion-dollar fraud

The Police have been called in to investigate fraud unearthed at the Mahaicony Abary Rice Development Scheme (MARDS). This publication understands that two A Partnership...

Granger’s criteria for GECOM Chairmanship would constitute Presidential malfeasance – Ramsammy

Below is a commentary by Dr Leslie Ramsammy on the President's criteria, that he outlined via a letter to Opposition Leader Dr Bharat Jagdeo,...

Anna Regina woman to spend 3 years behind bars for narco trafficking

Amanda Spellen of Lot 14 Anna Regina, in Region Two (Pomeroon- Supenaam) was sentenced to three years imprisonment and fined G$30,000 when she appeared...

9 arrested during Police raids in Linden

A total of nine persons were arrested following a Police operation on Saturday evening in several areas in the mining town of Linden. The men...

GECOM Chair: Minister’s brother challenges President’s eligibility criteria

Businessman Marcel Gaskin has moved to the High Court to challenge the constitutionality of President David Granger’s reasoning behind his rejection of Opposition Leader...

Cops probing murder of Guyanese man in T&T

Police in Trinidad are investigating the murder of a Guyanese national who has been living there for the last 25 years. According to CNC 3,...