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Monday, June 25, 2018

Man charged with attempted murder over toilet row to stand trial

A Grove, East Bank Demerara (EBD) man who allegedly stabbed another following a row over the use of a yard toilet was on Thursday...

NWD porter remanded on simple larceny charge

A porter was on Thursday remanded to prison by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan after he appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts to answer to...

Gym instructor accused of stabbing girlfriend charged

A gym instructor who allegedly stabbed his girlfriend to her chest was on Wednesday slapped with a wounding charge at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts. Darius...

Retrial for prison escapee accused of attempted murder gets underway

Recaptured prison escapee, Stafrei Alexander, facing retrial for the attempted murder of Curtis Thom that occurred on March 23, 2015, once again, denied the...

Woman in vehicular tragedy: Boyfriend charged with manslaughter, receives bail

The 21-year-old man who is accused of allegedly pushing his girlfriend out of his moving car resulting in her death, was on Tuesday charged...

‘Guyana can call upon the Court to decide in its favour in the absence...

Following the communique issued by Venezuela on Monday outlining, inter alia, its decision to not participate in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) arbitration...

Taxi driver to spend 3 yrs behind bars for sexually grooming teenager

Daniel James, the 31-year-old taxi driver who early last month was slapped with a sexual assault charge was today (Monday) jailed for 3 years...

Super Bet cashier granted $100,000 bail over larceny charge

A cashier attached to Super Bet, Regent Street branch, was brought before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts earlier today (Monday) charged for reportedly stealing from...

4 years jail for father of 4 who admitted to trafficking cannabis

A father of four will spend four years in prison after he was on Monday jailed for the said period by City Magistrate, Judy...

Venezuela to boycott ICJ arbitration of border controversy case

The Venezuela Government has issued a Communique, on Monday, outlining, inter alia, its decision to not participate in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) arbitration...

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Hike in water rates will add another burden on the populace- FITUG

The Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Guyana (FITUG) says it was disturbed to learn, from media reports, of the decision to increase water...

UG prepping to play its role in emerging oil and gas sector …as...

The University of Guyana (UG), is moving aggressively to put systems in place to play its role in Guyana's emerging oil and gas sector. During...

Diamond explosion: Apparatus to trap gas in the works as clean-up ongoing- GGMC

Two weeks after an underground gas pocket exploded at a residence in Diamond, East Bank Demerara, the intense cleaning-up exercise is still ongoing, while...

World Cup reporter shouts at man who tried to kiss her on camera

(CNN) A Brazilian sports journalist was praised for her reaction towards a man who tried to kiss her while she was reporting from the...

India face NZ on triple-header opening day at Providence Stadium in Women’s World T20

Defending Champions West Indies will take on the winner of the World T20 Qualifier under lights on a triple-header opening day on November 9...

Guyanese among 35 foreign nationals held in T&T hotel raid

Police in Trinidad have detained 35 foreign nationals suspected of prostitution during a raid at a hotel and bar in central Trinidad, early yesterday. According...

Opposition seeking answers on Govt’s “unlawful” use of Special Prosecutors- Nandlall

Government's hiring of Special Prosecutors, a move which former Attorney General Anil Nandlall contends is unlawful,  is expected to be placed under the microscope...

EYEWITNESS: Funding…

…for “we own” Half of the PNC supporters live in Georgetown and its environs. And with politics in Guyana dominated by the doling out of...

Poll: CCJ Appeal is to prevent Jagdeo from presidency

-  voters question CCJ's impartiality and fairness Dear Editor, Voters feel that the Guyana Government’s appeal (led by the People’s National Congress (PNC)) at the Caribbean...

FIFA WORLD CUP 2018: Colombia keeps World Cup hopes alive by defeating Poland

After a disastrous start against Japan last week, Colombia got exactly what it needed against Poland on Sunday: A big win led by their...