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Monday, December 11, 2017

Wife allegedly douses husband with kero, sets house alight

A father of two is now terribly distressed after he was allegedly awoken during the wee hours of Tuesday morning to his wife drenching...

IDB builds local audit capacity ahead of oil money

...says transparency and accountability are required now more than ever The independence and capacity of the Auditor General’s Office is one of the priority areas...

CPL 2017: Tallawahs face tough task against Chris Gayle’s Patriots

By Sherdon Cowan (Jamaica Observer) What previously seemed like an easy route to the play-offs for the Jamaica Tallawahs, on their home leg of the...

Law hails ‘high quality’ Windies captain Holder

(CMC) Head coach Stuart Law has praised the character of Test captain Jason Holder and says he could be an effective leader over the...

Fish depot robber lands in Court again …remanded for illegal possession of firearm, ammo

Just a few months after he was released on bail pending the “Wild Caught Fresh Fish Depot” robbery trial, Marvin Blackman found himself yet...

Bus driver freed of Nismes fatal accident charge

By Shemuel Fanfair The minibus driver who was accused of being at fault for causing the death of motorcyclist, Timothy Emanuel Assing, at the Nismes...

Trio remanded over stabbing death of Highway labourer

Chanderpaul Persaud, 45, of Lot 45 Lusignan, East Coast Demerara (ECD); Harrilall Ramdhan, 52, and Jageshwar Ghanie, 29, of Lusignan, ECD were not required...

‘Playing for Warriors is amazing’ – Tanvir

By Akeem Greene Guyana Amazon Warriors all-rounder Sohail Tanvir is eager to produce another successful season for his franchise in this year’s Hero Caribbean Premier...

LETTER: Not in support of overhead pedestrian crossings

Dear Editor, Although no meaningful consultations were conducted within the Neighbourhood Democratic Council, the construction of three overhead pedestrian crossings at three locations along the...

3 former Medi-Care Pharmacy employees charged with embezzlement

...released on bail  Three women formerly attached to the Medi-Care Pharmacy, were on Thursday released on $150,000 bail each when they pleaded not guilty before...

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Chaos in Parliament …in photos

Scenes from the chaos in Parliament today (Monday). Photos by Carl Croker ...

Chaos in Parliament: No agreement reached with Speaker – Jagdeo

...says Opposition MPs to sit-in until session ends  Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, following the meeting with Speaker of the National Assembly Dr Barton Scotland...

Jason Abdulla jailed for faeces assault on Freddie Kissoon

…McCoy, Hinds found not guilty Kwame McCoy and Sean Hinds were found not guilty of committing common assault on Columnist, Freddie Kissoon, while Opposition People's...

Five arrested for murder of Qualfon receptionist

Police say five male suspects have been taken into custody in connection with the murder of Ranella Benfield, 18 years, of 99 Canterbury Walk, Beterverwagting,...

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma tie the knot in Italy

(BBC) Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma have tied the knot in Italy, after weeks of speculation that they were...

Baby formula maker issues global recall over salmonella fears

PARIS, France (AP) — Baby milk maker Lactalis and French authorities have ordered a global recall of millions of products over fears of salmonella...

Armed duo carjack West Bank Demerara man at gunpoint

A West Minister, West Bank Demerara (WBD) man was on Sunday night robbed of his Toyota Allion motorcar when two armed men attacked him...

LETTER: Govt to be blamed for ‘bungling’ the signing bonus

My initial thinking is that the coalition Government's handling, if not bungling, of the signing bonus with ExxonMobil resulted from inexperience, if not incompetence,...

Chaos in Parliament: Female PPP/C MP reportedly assaulted by Police

...Jagdeo says Speaker should be held accountable  Chaos erupted in Guyana's National Assembly today (Monday) as Opposition People's Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Members of Parliament were...

Body of Qualfon employee found in cemetery with face mutilated

The partially decomposed body of a Qualfon employee was on Monday morning discovered in a cemetery at Beterverwagting, East Coast Demerara (ECD). The woman has...