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Friday, November 15, 2019

Muneshwer’s travel agent charged for alleged embezzlement

A Muneshwer's travel agent found herself before the Court earlier today (Friday) charged with allegedly embezzling funds of the company. Thirty-one-year-old Priya Lall of 20...

Shocking twist: Bartica, Lusignan massacres, co-accused pleads guilty, gets 105 years

A co-accused in the Bartica and Lusignan massacres was on Thursday afternoon sentenced to 105 years imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to 20 counts...

Chaos outside Court as 5 teens remanded for murder of Professor Mars

Amid chaos, the five teenagers implicated in the robbery/ murder of Guyana-born American University Professor, Perry Mars were charged for the brutal crime when...

Nizam Hassan charged in alleged multi-million-dollar fraud

- arrest warrants issued for Trinidadian co-conspirators The plethora of forensic audits that had been ordered by Head of State, President David Granger, has...

Single-mother wins case against Govt

- after she challenged the State’s repossession of her 'core' home at Parfaite Harmonie Chief Justice (ag) Madame Justice Yonette Cummings-Edwards has ruled in favour...

Alleged fraudster remanded for fleecing city hotels

A 28-year-old Trinidadian who is currently on remand for fraud charges, today made another appearance at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court for yet another charge...

Former teacher found not guilty of having sex with student, abusing position of trust

  A former West Coast Demerara (WCD) teacher, who was before the courts for sexual activity with a child, was found not guilty by majority...

Berbice contractor, teacher charged with rape

- in separate incidents Two men – one a contractor and the other a school teacher – were on Tuesday placed on a total...

Teen, three others arraigned for murdering Berbice carpenter

Four men, including a teenager, of Upper Corentyne, Berbice appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court, earlier today, where they...

4 charged with murder of elderly rice farming couple

The four men who were arrested and charged with the gruesome burning to death of Good Hope, East Bank Essequibo couple Mohammed and Bibi...

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Troy Resources operations remain closed

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Trini jailed for faking kidnapping files appeal

A Trinidadian man, who was found guilty and jailed by Magistrate Fabayo Azore in October for faking his own kidnapping in Guyana, has filed...