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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Entry into Guyana must be legal- Minister Harmon on Venezuelans immigrating

Government will not turn back Venezuelans who come to seek help, here in Guyana on humanitarian grounds, but the country’s laws must be obeyed,...

Two remanded over murder of Mahdia miner

Shane Mc Almont, 33 years and Marlon Joseph called ‘Short Man’, 28 years, both of 111 Miles Mahdia, Potaro, were today charged with murder...

Siblings given community service for neighbourhood brawl

A war of words and a damaged fence has led to neighbours at Sisters Village, West Bank Demerara (WBD), being slapped with multiple charges. In...

Middle Street man remanded for attempting to murder national footballer

A man was on Friday remanded at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts after appearing before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan on an attempted murder charge. Oswald Andrews,...

Minibus drivers slapped with second causing death charge

Michael Thorne, driver of the Route 42 minibus that was involved in the Independence Night accident, was on Friday slapped with another causing death...

Pastor facilitated desires of ‘Dudus’ Coke – Judge

(Jamaica Gleaner) Parish Judge Simone Wolfe Reece said that based on evidence presented by prosecutors in the corruption trial of Al Miller, she is convinced...

PI into Babita Sarjou’s murder continues

 The Preliminary Inquiry (PI) into the murder of Babita Sarjou, who had gone missing for some six years, continued on Friday at the Georgetown...

Vryheid’s Lust man lands in court for making false declaration

… allegedly had more than US$10,000 at CJIA A contractor was on Tuesday charged for knowingly making a declaration on an immigration form to be...

Labourer to spend three years behind bars for narco trafficking

A labourer from St Ignatius village, Rupununi, Region Nine (Upper Takatu-Upper Essequibo) was jailed for three years and fined G$142,000 after he plead guilty...

Police seeking ‘Fine Man’ in connection with armed robbery

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) are on the hunt for an Albouystown, Georgetown man who is wanted for questioning in relation to...

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Deadly landslide hits Colombian town

At least 17 people have been killed by a landslide on Sunday in south-western Colombia, officials say. Five others were injured and several houses destroyed...

Billionaire brother “arrested in Algeria”

Four billionaire brothers with links to ousted Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika have been detained by police, state TV reports. They are being held over...

Sri Lanka attacks “linked to foreign network”

A wave of bombings that killed 290 people in Sri Lanka on Sunday was carried out with the support of an international network, officials...

Previous attempts to audit UG’s finances faced staunch resistance – auditor

The announcement that an audit will be conducted into the University of Guyana (UG) is a welcome one for anti-corruption advocate Christopher Ram, who...

Uncle in custody for allegedly raping 8-year-old niece

A 49-year-old man was taken into custody for allegedly raping his 8-year-old niece who was left in his care by her mother. The incident...

Miner executed, another allegedly abducted

One man was reportedly executed while another was allegedly abducted on Sunday evening following an incident at a mining community in Region Seven (Cuyuni...

$1.5B lost to paddy bug infestation in Region 6

…farmers forced to dump paddy Seventeen Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) rice farmers have been forced to dump their paddy after it was rejected by...

Mother of 3 killed, family injured after being struck by overtaking truck

A mother of three was on Sunday evening killed while husband and three children sustained injures after they were struck down by a truck...

Miner arrested for rape of 11-year-old

…found with gun, ammo A 27-year-old miner is now in Police custody after he was arrested for the rape of an underage female and was...

Man dies after being pinned under tractor

A 38-year-old man is now dead after being pinned down in a trench when he allegedly lost control of a tractor he was operating. ...