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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Man to face Judge, jury for Pandit, son’s deaths

Orlando Douglas was on Tuesday committed to stand trial in the High Court for the murders of Pandit Deonarine Liliah and his son Gopaul...

“Links” get 29 years for sexual assault

An unremorseful, 52-year-old Gingesh Khan also called ‘Links’ was earlier today handed a 29-year sentence after he was found guilty on four counts of...

Farmer arraigned for murder of Leguan youth

Forty-year-old Phillip Jhagroo known as 'Tanky' of Good Intent, Leguan Region 3 (Essequibo Island- West Demerara) was on Tuesday arraigned for the murder of...

EBD man to stand trial for murder of co-worker

Rajesh Roopnarine called “Popo”, a logger of Timehri, East Bank Demerara, on Monday made his appearance at the Demerara High Court facing a murder...

4 slapped with attempted murder charge

Four men were slapped with an attempted murder charge when they appeared at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court on Monday. Raymondville Sawd, 33, Akeem Lawrence, 24,...

Alleged mastermind in domestic worker murder set free

Justice Simone Morris-Romlall has ordered that one of the accused in the Tain domestic worker murder be set free. The ruling came following submissions from...

“How can a Govt fall on a vote of confidence if nobody can cross...

Senior Counsel Neil Boston fumbled to argue his case that former parliamentarian Charrandas Persaud had no right to vote against his government when the...

Govt must follow letter, spirit of Constitution if court rules against it – CCJ...

As the actions of Guyana’s Judiciary and the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) were discussed at the Caribbean Court of Justice on Thursday, the court...

Alberttown man jailed 4 years for ganja possession

A 27-year-old man from Alberttown, Georgetown, was today sentenced to four year in prison for the possession of 56 kilograms of marijuana for the...

Region 1 miner found not guilty of killing friend

Both tears of joy and sadness erupted in the courtroom of Justice Navindra Singh on Wednesday after 26-year-old miner, Trevor Williams, was set free...

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Gunmen cart off $1.2M in cash, jewellery from Bartica businesswoman

Two armed and masked men executed a daring daylight robbery on Monday at 7th Street and 4th Avenue Bartica, Region Seven during which they...

NIS reserves expected to be exhausted in 2021

As far back as 2016, the actuary review into the finances of the National Insurance Scheme (NIS) had warned that repeat deficits may bring...

“Justice served” – mother of brothers killed during robbery

The mother of two men, Harricharran and Premcharran Samaroo, who were killed reportedly at the hands of one of the suspected bandits killed on...

Blackout hits Demerara, Berbice; GPL apologises

Residents in the Demerara and Berbice region have been hit with blackout. The power outage comes at a time when scores of persons are getting...

Man charged with murder of ex-wife Zaila Sugrim

A 38-year-old businessman was hauled before Magistrate Zameena Ali at the Leonora Magistrate’s Court to answer to the capital offence of murder. Ryan Sugrim is...

Berbice Commander urges residents to remain alert

Commander of “B” Division, Paul Langevine is urging residents to remain alert as there may be more bandits involved in a criminal network operating...

No changes to India’s World Cup squad

There will be no changes to India's World Cup squad after Kedar Jadhav was declared fit to participate in the event. Jadhav's position had become uncertain after he...