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Wednesday, January 23, 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...

Recent Articles

Suspect in Eccles execution-style killing arrested in private hospital

One of the alleged perpetrators who shot and killed a young father execution-style on Tuesday night in the vicinity of the two Brothers Service...

No-confidence cases: Submissions filed in the High Court

The various parties in the legal challenges relating to the no-confidence vote have filed and sent out their submissions to the High Court. In one,...

Letter: If GECOM cannot cope then the staff should be replaced

Dear Editor, I want to throw this out there - does it make sense that on one hand the constitution, which is the supreme law...

Four dead in clashes ahead of Venezuela protests

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — At least four people have died following overnight clashes ahead of Wednesday's rival protests in Venezuela by supporters and opponents...

Miner accused of fraud gets bail

A miner found himself before the Court on Wednesday after he allegedly failed to return funds obtained following the sale of car parts to...

West Indies bat first at Bridgetown as England leave out Stuart Broad

ESPNcricinfo- West Indies won the toss and chose to bat on the opening day of the first Test against England in Barbados. England have selected...

PPP/C presidential candidate on the move, begins outreach in Berbice

Newly elected People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) presidential candidate, Irfaan Ali travelled to Berbice, on Tuesday, where he was given a resounding welcome as he...

Man executed in Eccles

A man was on Tuesday evening gunned down in the vicinity of the Two Brothers Service Station, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) by two...

EYEWITNESS: Dragging their feet…

…but digging their grave It was a bit surprising the PNC’s still insisting the elections be dragged out – via their unilaterally appointed GECOM Chair,...

CCAC preparing legislation to protect rights of customers who shop online

With the use of online shopping vastly expanding, the Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC) has taken up the task of expanding its mandate...