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Accused in teen’s murder at Diamond found guilty of manslaughter

Several days after denying responsibility for the 2012 stabbing, which claimed the life of Rayaad Khan, accused; Christopher DaSilva of Diamond, East Bank Demerara,...

Man freed of O’ Riley Small’s murder

Screams of joy erupted in JusticeNavindra Singh’s courtroom on Monday afternoon when Morris Prince was freed of the murder of O’ Riley Small, who...

Linden taxi driver remanded to prison for alleged rape of girl, 12

The suspect in the alleged rape of a 12-year-old girl from Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) has been charged and remanded to prison. Maurice Johnson,...

Pakistanis fined, deported for presenting forged documents

Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan fined two Pakistani men $100,000 each on Thursday morning for uttering false documents to a Fly Jamaica Airline representative at...

Father gets 14 years for killing son

Amarnauth Chand called Desmond was this morning sentenced to 14 years imprisonment by Justice Navindra Singh for unlawfully killing his own son, Mudesh Chand...

Taxi driver slapped with rape charge

A taxi driver, who reportedly had a relationship with a 14-year-old girl was today (Monday) slapped with a rape charge. The 37-year-old, Sebastian Hanichand of...

Venezuelan accused of stealing boat, engine at Moruca remanded

A Venezuelan was on Monday remanded to prison by Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus after he allegedly stole a boat and an engine belonging to separate...

Man remanded for attempting to kill Police Officer

The man who in April 2016 attempted to kill Police Officer Donald McKenzie was on Monday remanded when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’...

AG files legal proceedings seeking to stay carried no confidence vote

The Attorney General, Basil Williams has filed legal proceedings in the High Court seeking to stay the no-confidence motion what was carried on December...

Convicted felon slapped with armed robbery, assault charges

A twenty-six-year-old miner was on Monday remanded to prison by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan when he made his appearance at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court...

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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...