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Tuesday, May 26, 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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Guyana’s COVID-19 cases increase to 139

The number of COVID-19 cases in Guyana has jumped to 139, an increase of two cases in the last 24 hours. There are 66 persons...

Sri Lanka’s Shehan Madushanka suspended for alleged possession of illegal drugs

Sri Lankan fast bowler Shehan Madushanka has been suspended from all forms of cricket with immediate effect for alleged possession of heroin. Sri Lanka...

Former GRA boss Khurshid Sattaur dies

Former Commissioner General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), Mr Khurshid Sattaur  has passed away. Sattaur had served some twelve years as Commissioner General of...

“Unfortunate” Guyana “schooled” by Suriname in declaring elections results – Shuman

Leader of Liberty and Justice Party (LJP) Lenox Shuman, says it is unfortunate that though Guyana gained independence before neighbouring Suriname, that country has...

Nothing preventing GECOM from setting up additional workstations to speed up recount – Gunraj

People’s Progressive Party/Civic-nominated GECOM Commissioner, Sase Gunraj, is of the view that if GECOM were to go ahead and set up the additional workstations...

Ramdhani siblings turn to home training in face of COVID-19 restrictions

Like many athletes around the world, Guyana’s national badminton champions Narayan and Priyanna Ramdhani, who are representing the Kings University Eagles and Olds College...

Starc: Saliva ban risks ‘boring’ cricket without balance

Cricket runs the risk producing "boring" contests, losing followers of the game and reducing the number of young aspirants to bowl fast if a...

Suspected COVID-19 case detected at New Amsterdam Market

A team of medical personnel and police officers Monday afternoon removed a woman from the New Amsterdam Market in Region Six after regional authorities...

Guyana’s 11th COVID-19 victim identified as former teacher

A Moruca, Region One (Barima-Waini) man has lost his life to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), making him Guyana’s 11th fatality from the virus. His...

GECOM takes up 85% of recount time to process 50% of ballot boxes

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) at the end of Monday, day 20 of the National Recount exercise, completed recounting 82 more ballot boxes, bringing...