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Saturday, August 15, 2020

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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Nandlall wins case against former AG Williams over Red House fiasco

Chief Justice (ag) Roxanne Wiltshire George, S.C., yesterday, delivered a ruling in the case filed by the Cheddi Jagan Research Center Inc. against the...

Covid-19 curfew now 9pm to 5am

The Covid-19 curfew has been changed to 9pm to 5am. The new curfew was published in the official Gazette. The previous curfew was 8pm to 5am....

Ex-soldier who beheaded uncle appeals life sentence

A 29-year-old ex-soldier, who was in 2019 sentenced to life imprisonment for beheading his uncle, has now moved to the Court of Appeal (COA)...

Caribbean’s first virtual Oil and Gas summit planned for September

Valiant Business Media (UK) and Valiant Business Media (Guyana) will host the Caribbean’s first virtual oil and gas summit from September 15-17, 2020 in...

Petroleum Commission to be set up within 6 months, Local Content Policy a priority...

As the new Government continues to transition into political office, serious efforts are being made to establish an adequate and efficient structure that would...

Elderly man appeals 7-year jail sentence for sexual assault

An elderly man, who was sentenced to seven years’ imprisonment after a jury at the Demerara Assizes found him guilty of having sexual activity...

Govt notes strict timeline for Payara approvals, but assures process will not be compromised

Even as the new Government is working on a “tight timeframe” to review the Payara development project before granting the necessary permits, it has...

GRA receives mobile scanners from China

Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, and the Minister within the Ministry, Deodat Indar, on Friday, received NUCTECH Mobile Scanners from the Embassy...

$10.8B generating sets purchased by APNU/AFC not benefiting Guyanese – Min. Indar

The investment of $10.8Billion, by the previous APNU+AFC Coalition Government, to purchase five Wartsila generating sets for the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) is...

“I cry every day, I can’t cope, I feel helpless” – mother demands justice...

By: LaWanda McAllister The parents of 23-year-old Navindra Samaroo, who was shot dead at Middle Road, La Penitence, Georgetown moments after conducting transactions for his...