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Monday, May 25, 2020

Two suspects remanded to prison over Port Kaituma murders

A heavy-duty operator and his colleague of Citrus Grove, Port Kaituma, Region One (Barima-Waini) were remanded to prison when they appeared before Chief Magistrate...

Taxi Driver charged for sexually assaulting teen

A taxi driver was Wednesday charged for sexually assaulting a teenaged girl. Rohan Singh of Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara (ECD) was not required to...

“Tear Drop” slapped with robbery charge, granted $75,000 bail

A young man, who went viral on social media mid 2016 as a “budding” singer, was earlier today (Wednesday) slapped with a robbery charge...

Lovestruck Dominican woman fined, deported

A Dominican woman who claimed that she fell in love with a Guyanese and, as such, overstayed in the country was on Friday fined...

Farmer arraigned for Berbice Resort double murder

Forty-six-year-old Alvin Druean was earlier today arraigned for the murder of Harry Prashad, a handyman of Number 65 Village, Corentyne, and Vivekanand Brijbassi, owner...

Women placed on $30,000 bail each after Patentia showdown

Two Patentia, West Bank Demerara (WBD), residents were placed on $30,000 bail each following their appearance at the Wales Magistrate’s Court on counter charges. First...

Land of Canaan fatal accident: Unlicensed driver jailed for 4 years

The minibus driver who drove recklessly on April 13 2018, causing the deaths of 52-year-old Yvonne Mohan and Ramroop Persaud, was, on Monday jailed...

Man accused of snatching woman’s gold chain remanded

Kevin Washington, 31, of Princes Street, Georgetown was on Monday refused bail by Magistrate Judy Latchman after he was accused of snatching a woman’s...

Man charged for allegedly assaulting couple

A West Ruimveldt, Georgetown man, who allegedly attacked and wounded a woman along with a man was on Monday morning answerable to the court...

Kitty man jailed for ganja possession

A Kitty, Georgetown man who admitted that he had a quantity of marijuana in his possession was on Friday jailed for three years and...

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COVID-19: Guyana records 11th death; cases now stand at 137

Guyana has recorded its 11th COVID-19 death, while the number of cases now stand at 137, according to health officials. No information was provided on...

Woman killed in East Coast accident identified

The woman who was on Sunday evening struck down and killed by a speeding car in the vicinity of Pigeon Island, East Coast Demerara...

OPINION: Collapse of AFC’s voting strength responsible for Coalition’s defeat

The following is an opinion piece by Dr Tara Singh A major spinoff of the 2020 elections is the catapulting of the PNC R’s cabal...

UPDATE: Body of Enmore man retrieved at Unity Foreshore

The body of 28-year-old Rajindranauth Persaud also called ‘Kiran’ of Logwood, Enmore, East Coast Demerara, who had disappeared while swimming at the Unity Foreshore,...

UG relaxes deadline for payment of tuition fees

The University of Guyana has stated that it has relaxed the payment deadlines for students who are experiencing difficulties in paying their tuition fees...

Businessman remanded for fatally shooting teen miner at Puruni Landing

A 43-year-old businessman has been remanded for the murder of a teen miner, who was fatally shot about a week ago at Puruni Landing,...

CARICOM pledges support for Guyana on its 54th Independence Anniversary

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has extended congratulations to the Government and People of Guyana as the country celebrates its 54th Anniversary of Independence on...

Brazil’s indigenous people are dying at an alarming rate from Covid-19

(CNN) Far from hospitals and often lacking basic infrastructure, Brazil's indigenous people are dying at an alarming rate from Covid-19 with little help in...

Region One’s recovered COVID-19 patient tells her story

Fifty-two-year-old Lolita Wong is a businesswoman living and plying her trade in the Mabarumba sub-region of Barima-Waini, Region One. She is also the first person...

Civil Defence Commission issues Flood Advisory

A flood warning is issued for flood-prone areas over the next few days. According to the Ministry of Agriculture, Hydrometeorological Service, rainfall accumulation is...