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Thursday, July 19, 2018

Good Hope businessman charged with Mon Repos cocaine, ganja bust

A Good Hope businessman was today arraigned in relation to the cocaine and cannabis discovered in a fishing vessel at Mon Repos, East Coast...

Drivers in Ruby fatal accident plead guilty to charges, fined, receive bail

The drivers held for the Ruby accident, that resulted in the death of Shurman Daniels, 44, of Kamwatta Mission, North West District, appeared at...

Man accused of Campbellville double murder remanded

....as lawyer claims client tortured to confess   A 30-year-old man was on Tuesday afternoon arraigned at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court for the double-murder of...

Youth gets 28 years for 2016 Madewini murder

Ryan Jones, 22, also called Rayon Jones was this afternoon sentenced to 28 years jail by Justice Sandil Kissoon for killing 24-year-old Puranand Baljit...

Sophia man remanded after found with unlicenced gun, ammo

A Sophia, Greater Georgetown man was remanded to prison on Monday morning by City Magistrate Judy Latchman after he was allegedly found with an...

Venezuelan remanded for alleged trafficking of narcotics

A Venezuelan was remanded to prison by the Chief Magistrate today (Monday), after he denied having 1000 grams of cannabis in his possession for...

Personal trainer 27, gets 4 years jail for sexually assaulting 14-y-o girl

City Magistrate, Judy Latchman on Monday sentenced a 27-year-old Prashad Nagar resident to serve four years in prison on a charge of sexually assaulting...

Teen siblings charged with raping 11-y-o girl

Two brothers were before the Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Monday morning charged with raping an 11-year-old girl. The 18-year-old,...

2015 stabbing: 22-y-o gets over 23yrs for killing ‘Rasta man’

Christopher Sandy 22, was on Monday morning sentenced to serve 23 years, 7 months in prison without the possibility of parole, for the August...

Businessman faces threatening behaviour charge, denies pointing gun at VC

A city businessman was on Friday arraigned with a threatening behaviour charge when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts for pointing his firearm...

Recent Articles

President, Opposition Leader meet on Public Service, Police Service Commissions

Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo this morning led a team to meet with a government delegation headed by President David Granger at State House. The...

David Rose Special School: ‘Incident was not as a result of any deliberate wrongdoing...

Following complaints made by the mother of an autistic child that teachers attached to the David Rose Special School intentionally burnt her child’s hand,...

Windies, Bangladesh face off in opener at Providence on Sunday

West Indies touched down in Guyana on Tuesday night as they seek to keep their momentum from the Tests going into Sunday’s first One-Day...

T&T teen killed in ‘shootout with cops’

(Trinidad Guardian) A 19-year-old man who was shot was taken to the Port-of-Spain General Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival. He was identified...

Du Plessis wants batsmen to ‘trust their defence’

(ESPNCricinfo) Successful teams can make themselves dizzy in Sri Lanka, when after one or two losses they try to devise new plans on how...

BREAKING: Local Govt Elections set for Nov 12

Guyana's Minister of Communities Ronald Bulkan announced, moments ago, that November 12, 2018 is the designated date for local government elections. According to the Department...

Man robbed on Thomas St by armed duo who also wanted his motorcycle

A 37-year-old construction worker was on Wednesday evening robbed of one eight penny weight gold ring- valued at $40,000- by two men- one reportedly...

Albion Estate short 600 workers after GuySuCo sacked 3000 from East Berbice Estates

The Albion Estate on the Corentyne Coast in East Berbice has vacancies for 600 workers of various categories, and may not be able to...

Presidential candidate for PPP to be named by year end- GS

General Secretary (GS)of the Peoples Progressive Party (PPP), Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, has outlined that a Presidential candidate for the party could be selected by...

EYEWITNESS: Remembering…

…Mandela Yesterday, Nelson Mandela – who was born in the same year as Cheddi Jagan – would’ve been 100 years old. It’s a sign of...