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Saturday, August 15, 2020

Sophia “buse out” lands 4 in court

Four persons-two males, two females appeared before Senior Magistrate Fabayo Azore at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Wednesday to answer to threatening and abusive...

Handyman to spend three years behind bars for cocaine possession

A handyman who was found to be in possession of a quantity of cocaine was earlier today (Wednesday) charged when he appeared before Magistrate...

Trio bailed after allegedly robbing Chinese store of over $4M worth in items

A trio was today (Wednesday) brought before Senior Magistrate, Fabayo Azore after they reportedly invaded an Alexander and Regent streets Chinese store, carting off...

NOC escapees charged for robbing Govt MP

The two inmates who escaped from the New Opportunity Corps (NOC) were today (Friday) charged for break and enter and larceny and taken before...

Man found guilty of raping boy, 6

A 12-member High Court jury on Tuesday returned a unanimous guilty verdict against Leon Albert for the rape of a six-year-old boy. After almost two...

Criminal charges against NBS Directors dismissed

Criminal charges of false imprisonment which were filed against three Directors of New Building Society (NBS) in March 2018 were dismissed against them on...

Alleged Assassination Plot: A “thorough investigation was done” – Top Cop

- Implicated businessman denies allegations Police Commissioner Seelall Persaud has told the Commission of Inquiry into the alleged plot to assassinate President David Granger...

T&T boy, 13, charged with killing 17-yr-old

(Trinidad Express) A 13-year-old boy has appeared in court for the unlawful killing of a 17-year-old school boy in Couva. The teenager appeared before Couva...

Driver who knocked down St Lucian scouts in Guyana jailed

The female driver who slammed into three St Lucian scouts last Tuesday, was today slapped with two charges in relation to the accident when...

Siblings charged for narcotics possession – one brother granted bail, one remanded to...

Two brothers from the Rupununi area in Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo) were on Monday  charged with narcotics possession when they appeared at the...

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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...