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Saturday, April 20, 2019

APNU/AFC Councillor placed on $10,000 bail over dangerous driving charge

Region Two (Supenaam-Pomeroon) Regional Democratic Council member Hardat Narine was on Tuesday taken before Magistrate Sunil Scarce at the Anna Regina Magistrate’s Court charged...

Two former T&T soldiers charged with murder

According to a Trinidad Guardian report, two former Trinidad and Tobago soldiers appeared in court yesterday charged with the murder of a Diego Martin...

Woman who strapped cocaine to body jailed for 4 years, fined $8.2M

Angelica Forde, the woman who was intercepted at the Eugene F Correia International Airport with cocaine strapped to her body last week was on...

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...

Pork-knocker remanded on attempted murder charge

A pork-knocker who hails from Retrieve, Mackenzie, Linden, was on Tuesday remanded to prison by Magistrate Clive Nurse on an attempted murder charge. Ernest Couchman,...

Sentencing today for woman nabbed at airport with cocaine strapped to body

husband also charged The woman who was intercepted at the Eugene F. Corriea International Airport with cocaine strapped to her body on Wednesday last...

Three men accused of raping 17-yr-old girl at Barama Complex give sworn testimony

- in High Court The three men accused of raping a 17-year-old girl on the Barama Complex all took to the stand to give sworn...

Driver gets 4 years jail for causing death of Nigel Hughes’ mother

Juliano Seunarine, the driver who was charged with causing the death of Christobel Hughes during a vehicular collision, was today (Monday), sentenced by Chief...

Pregnant woman gets $250,000 bail on cannabis possession charge – male ‘friend’ remanded

A pregnant woman and her male friend were slapped with cannabis possession for the purpose of trafficking charge when they appeared at the Georgetown...

Pork-knocker gets 4 months jail for stealing motorcycle

Emmanuel Lorry, 27, of East La Penitence Squatting Area, Georgetown, will spend the next four months in prison after he was found guilty of...

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Whim Magistrate draws firearm on advancing robbery accused

Whim Magistrate Renita Singh was forced to pull her revolver while sitting on the bench after a man she had just remanded to prison...

Son killed, father, stepmother injured during brawl with others

An 18-year-old was fatally stabbed while his father and step mother were injured during a brawl with a group of men at Timehri Docks,...

Taxi drivers lectured by traffic ranks on proper road usage

Traffic Ranks recently hosted a lecture at the Linden Park on Hadfield Street, Georgetown where some hire car operators were reminded of proper road...

Minister Hughes threatens legal action against Teixeira

Opposition Chief Whip Gail Teixeira has been threatened with legal action by Minister of Public Telecommunications, Cathy Hughes. The legal notice is in relation to...

15 more touts arrested

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force’s Traffic Department today swooped down on the various bus parks where 15 individuals were arrested for touting. The exercise...

Education Ministry requests audit of UG’s finances

The Education Ministry has requested the Office of the Auditor General to conduct a special audit of the University of Guyana’s finances. This comes in...

BREAKING: ExxonMobil announces 13th discovery offshore Guyana

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil said today it made a new oil discovery offshore Guyana at the Yellowtail-1 well, marking the 13th discovery on the Stabroek...

GNBA releases list of compliant broadcasters, threatens actions against others

The Guyana National Broadcasting Authority has released a list of all the local broadcasters that compliant for the year 2019; and consequently are the...

12 arrested after massive police operation in Berbice

Some 12 persons were today arrested for various offences after police conducted a massive raid in several Berbice communities. Two men and two women were...

ExxonMobil pumps $20M into STEM programme

ExxonMobil Guyana on Wednesday donated $20M to the Volunteer Youth Corp’s (VYC) Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programme which is hosting its 6th...