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Friday, November 16, 2018

Teen accused of simple larceny freed

A teenager who accused of simple larceny was brought before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Monday and was freed after the charge against him...

Court rules against PPP in challenge against LAAs alteration, Party to appeal

Following the High Court ruling by Justice Gino Persaud against People's Progressive Party (PPP) Commissioner at the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Bibi Shadick, over...

Ex-GDF rank freed of illegal gun, ammo charges

Several months after being on remand for a series of illegal firearm possession, Principal Magistrate Judy Latchman on Friday dismissed the case involving Jamal...

Grove man charged for $1.4M gold heist granted bail

A 31-year-old vendor, who was on remand for several weeks following a robbery where more than $1 million worth of gold jewellery was stolen,...

Porknocker who partially severed brother-in-law’s neck arraigned

The Porknocker, who on Monday last, reportedly used a knife and hammer to partially sever the neck of his brother-in-law was on Friday arraigned...

Life imprisonment for ex-cop found guilty of raping 3-y-o

A former Police Officer was on Thursday morning jailed for life after he was found guilty of raping a 3-year-old girl by a 12-member...

Trio freed of attempted murder charge

A father, his son and nephew were on Wednesday set free on an attempted murder charge by a mixed Berbice jury. The three men, Rajnarine...

Cuban charged for overstaying in Guyana

A 25-year-old Cuban national was on Wednesday brought before the court of law to answer to the charge of overstaying in Guyana, he appeared...

Construction worker charged with causing death of cyclist

A 32-year-old construction worker was on Wednesday granted his pre-trial liberty when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts to answer to a charge...

Duo remanded on robbery underarms charge

Two men on Wednesday were both remanded to prison by Senior Magistrate Fabayo Azore after they were slapped with a joint charge of robbery...

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Parliament sitting postponed at Govt’s request, says Clerk

The postponement of Friday’s sitting of the National Assembly, just one day after the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) filed a no-confidence motion against the...

Press association blasts APNU/AFC over “continued intimidation of media workers”

The Guyana Press Association (GPA), moments after a press conference hosted by the A Partnership for National Unity (APNU)/Alliance For Change (AFC) Government, called...

New standard for restaurants aimed at improving quality of services offered

…implementation to enable better services for consumers The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS), the Tourism Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG) and the Guyana Tourism...

Labourer accused of stealing canter batteries gets $40,000 bail

A 31-year-old labourer of Lot 56 Norton Street, Georgetown, on Friday, found himself before Senior Magistrate Leron Daly, after being accused of committing simple...

Shop owner remanded over alleged narco trafficking

A shop owner of Lot ‘E’ Hardina Street, Werk-en-Rust, Georgetown, was on Friday hauled before the courts after she was allegedly busted with a...

GECOM working to resolve electoral ties in 3 constituencies

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), at a press conference held today (Friday), said it is currently working to address electoral ties in three constituencies...

Op Ed: Whim Referendum – Total rejection, repudiation of Nagamootoo and AFC

By Dr Leslie Ramsammy  Webster's Dictionary has chosen TOXIC as the 2018 Word of the Year. Local Government Elections (LGE) 2018 dramatically pronounced the AFC...

Poultry farmer busted with several packets of cocaine en route to Suriname

Police says a 50-year-old poultry farmer of Smythfield, New Amsterdam, Berbice was arrested at the Moleson Creek Ferry Stelling about 09:25h. today (Friday) for...

Bravo opens up on 2014 India tour pull-out

  (ESPNCricinfo) On October 17, 2014, India and West Indies played the fourth ODI of a five-match series, in the hill town of Dharamsala. Halfway through...

‘Don’t blame us’ – GECOM boss says in response to low voter turnout

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has made significant gains in the November 12 Local Government Elections (LGE). This has come, however, with a meager...