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Monday, September 16, 2019

Man charged for stealing dresses from employer

Twenty-eight-year-old Lennox Alexander of Crane Housing Scheme, West Coast Demerara was on Monday granted bail by Magistrate Faith McGusty after he pleaded not guilty...

Man remanded for fracturing ex-lover’s nose

A man who admitted to fracturing his ex-lover’s nose during an argument was on Monday remanded to prison by Magistrate Faith McGusty when he...

Man lands in jail for spitting on woman who insulted him

Gary Prince was sentenced to three months’ imprisonment by Georgetown Magistrate Dylon Best on Friday after sufficient evidence was presented to prove to the...

CANU appeals Magistrate’s decision to dismiss drug charge against city businessman

Weeks after a 26-year-old businessman of Alberttown, Georgetown was freed of an ecstasy possession charge, the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) has filed an appeal...

Fisherman remanded for wounding friend

A fisherman, who chopped his drinking partner during a night out, was remanded to prison when he appeared before Magistrate Leron Daly at the...

Taxi driver jailed for assaulting sister, daughter

A 52-year-old taxi driver was Tuesday sentenced to 13 months imprisonment after being found guilty on two counts of assault. Peter Thompson of D’Urban Street,...

Taxi driver slapped with attempted murder charge

A taxi driver who allegedly stabbed a man during a row over $2000 appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates' Courts on Tuesday. Forty-three-year-old, Morris Carter of...

Soesdyke man faces court over alleged trafficking of Venezuelans for labour exploitation

A wildlife exporter was taken before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Monday after he was charged for trafficking two Venezuelan nationals for labour exploitation. Feezal...

Man charged for wife’s murder 21 years later

Twenty-one years after murdering his wife, 46-year-old Philbert Thomas was arraigned for the heinous crime when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court earlier...

2 to face judge, jury for murder of money changer

…1 freed Kerwin Dos Santos and George Hope, both 25, of Freeman Street, La Penitence, Georgetown were last week committed to stand trial at the...

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Body of US-based chef found in Kitty apartment

The nude body of a US-based chef was on Sunday morning discovered on the kitchen floor of his Station Street, Kitty, Georgetown apartment. The...

Jordan takes four on debut before Lewis fireworks seal big win for Patriots

Akeem Jordan took 4/33 on his Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) debut to set St Kitts & Nevis Patriots on their way to a...

GPL “smart metres” to be introduced next year

…prepaid metres out of stock Even as the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) is yet to fulfil the demands of its customers in supplying prepaid...

Guyanese family from hurricane-ravaged Bahamas returns home today

A five-member Guyanese family is expected to return home today from the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Director of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Kester Craig told Inews...

MACORP launches new line of parts for Caterpillar machine

The need for machinery parts that function effectively and considers its users’ budget has now been met by the Machinery Corporation of Guyana Limited ...

No more tax exemptions for certain Toyota vehicles after November

After November 30, 2019, the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) will not be allowing tax exemptions on certain Toyota vehicles being registered in the G...

Police nab several men with “Molotov cocktails”

…drugs, illegal motorcycles unearthed during raid in Linden Several alleged arsonists were nabbed by the Police after ranks swooped down at the premises they had...

Warriors spinners bamboozle Patriots to set up fourth straight win

Guyana Amazon Warriors continued to match Trinbago Knight Riders win for win at the top of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) table...

Several local banks shoring up on offshore investments

…billions of dollars worth of offshore securities purchased Some big names in the local banking sector have been increasing their offshore investments over the past...

Fire guts Good Hope house, furniture workshop

An early morning fire has left an East Coast Demerara (ECD) family counting their losses as their home and furniture workshop were completely destroyed. The...