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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Brother accuses sister of paying cops to arrest him

A 46-year-old man of 222 Side Line, East La Penitence, Georgetown, appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts to answer...

Singh, Brassington misconduct challenge: Matters consolidated into one case

Following the indefinite suspension of the Magistrates’ Courts proceedings involving former Finance Minister Dr Ashni Singh and former National Industrial and Commercial Investments Limited...

Court dismisses case against woman charged for threatening President

The woman who was accused of inciting racial  hostility on Facebook against President David Granger is now free after the case was dismissed  by...

PPP’s legal challenge to remove names from AFC backers’ lists could be taken to...

...says we are fighting for the rights of all Guyanese here Following the dismissal of the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C's) legal challenge against the...

Toilet paper thief jailed for 2 years

Mahase Persaud was slapped with a two-year jail term when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts before Magistrate Faith McGusty charged with two...

Husband, hitman further remanded for Babita Sarjou’s brutal murder

Sharadananda Narine, called Anand, and his accomplice, Darel Pronton, called “Yankee”, both reappeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts for the murder of Narine’s reputed...

Lindener to serve 19 years for stabbing wife to death, injuring step-daughter

Clarence Carter who knifed his wife to death over two years ago was on Thursday jailed for 18 years after he pleaded guilty to...

Mother sentenced to 3 years for narco trafficking

Amanda Spellen of Lot 14 Anna Regina, in Region Two (Pomeroon- Supenaam) was sentenced to three years imprisonment and fined $30,000 when she appeared...

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...

ECD man to spend 13 years behind bars for killing friend

A Corentyne, Berbice, fisherman was on Tuesday jailed for 13-years by Justice Joann Barlow after pleading guilty to the lesser count of manslaughter. Hilton Lilly...

Recent Articles

Chemical was nonhazardous – GNIC

The Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) says the substance in the chemical spill at its facility was nonhazardous. See full statement below: On Tuesday December 10,...

Guyana needs to prepare for increase in human trafficking – Ramjattan

Public Security Minister Khemraj Ramjattan is urging stakeholders to be prepared for a possible hike in human trafficking activities in the coming years. "I believe...

Authorities begin cleanup of chemical spill

Authorities have begun to cleanup the chemical spill which occurred at the Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) wharf on Lombard Street, Georgetown. "...the clean up...

UPDATE: India take series after Rohit, Rahul, Kohli sixathon

Reprinted from ESPNCricinfo India 240 for 3 (Rahul 91, Sharma 71, Kohli 70) beat West Indies 173 for 8 (Pollard 68, Chahar 2-20, Shami 2-25)...

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Exposing... …PNC’s panic Even without the benefit of all the fancy-schmancy psychological verbiage that’s thrown around so glibly nowadays, even five hundred years ago, they’d figured...

India beat West Indies in 3rd T20I to win series

India have beaten West Indies in the 3rd T20I at the Wankhede in Mumbai on Wednesday to win the series 2-1. India posted 240/3 in...

Cops continue probe into daring attack on overseas-based couple moments after arriving in Guyana

An overseas-based couple and their taxi driver were on Tuesday morning robbed at gunpoint shortly after the couple arrived in Guyana. Reports are the couple...

Greta Thunberg named Time Person of the Year for 2019

(BBC) Greta Thunberg, the Swedish schoolgirl who inspired a global movement to fight climate change, has been named Time magazine's Person of the Year...

CDC probing suspected chemical spill at GNIC Wharf

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) says it is investigating a suspected chemical spill which occurred at the GNIC Wharf, Lombard Street, Georgetown. A team including...

Chemical spill at GNIC Wharf

The Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) wharf has closed its operations following a chemical spill at the facility. It is unclear what the chemical is...