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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Case against Lindeners accused of narcotics trafficking dismissed

The case against six Lindeners accused of trafficking in narcotics was dismissed by Magistrate Clive Nurse, when they made an appearance at the Linden...

Bagotstown fatal accident: Minibus drivers placed on $250,000 bail each

The two minibus drivers allegedly responsible for causing the death of Roxanne Mitchell, killed on Independence night, were both slapped with a causing death...

Army rank accused of stealing cellphone from teen

A Guyana Defence Force (GDF) rank was yesterday (Wednesday), ordered by Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan, to be placed in the care and custody of...

Security guard nabbed with ganja at Moleson Creek

A security guard attached to a city security firm is expected to appear in the Springlands Magistrate’s Court, Corriverton, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) today...

Labourer lands in Court for wounding father, threatening mother

Ganesh Ramanand, also known as “Tractor”, a labourer from Queenstown Village, Essequibo Coast, was on Tuesday slapped with wounding and threatening language charges. Ramanand made...

Colombian national fined for illegal entry

A Colombian national on Tuesday appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts slapped with fraud and illegal entry charges. Forty-eight-year-old Luis Eugenio Marcia Torres of Colombia,...

Guyanese woman faces court for drug trafficking in Barbados

(Barbados Nation) A customer service representative is scheduled to appear at the District B Magistrates Court today to answer several drug charges. La-Toya Kenisha...

Police issue wanted bulletin for ‘Brains’

The police over the weekend issued a wanted bulletin for Keon Hayles also called 'Brains' of Mocha Arcadia, East Bank Demerara for questioning in...

Drug mule jailed, fined $16.3M – reportedly told CANU ranks he was promised US$7000...

Sarfraz Jalaladeen, 30, of Riverview, Ruimveldt, Georgetown, who was busted at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport with almost 12 pounds of cocaine in milk...

Miner placed on $100,000 bail for damage to property

A miner on Thursday appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts, charged with damage to property. Anthony Ward, 27, of Lot...

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Opposition files no-confidence appeal at CCJ

The Opposition, Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) today filed its appeal in the no-confidence case at the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ). The matter, filed...

Miner charged for murder of cousin

A miner who allegedly murdered his cousin during an argument was on Tuesday remanded to prison when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan. David...

Teen miner remanded on murder charge

A teen miner was Tuesday remanded to prison for the murder of his friend, Herbert Willie on March 24, 2019. Emmanuel McCloud, 19, was not...

Linden house destroyed by fire; 8 homeless 

A fire of unknown origin today destroyed a house at Amelia's Ward, Mackenzie in Linden, Region Ten, leaving eight persons homeless. The house reportedly went...

Govt dual citizens will return to National Assembly – Chief Whip

Dual citizenship parliamentarians on the government side will return to the National Assembly despite court rulings that such persons are disqualified from sitting in...

Bravo and Watson come up trumps against Delhi

Chennai Super Kings 150 for 4 (Watson 44, Mishra 2-35) beat Delhi Capitals 147 for 6 (Dhawan 51, Bravo 3-33) by six wickets This encounter was billed as...

LETTER: The APNU/AFC’s selective acceptance of Appellate Court’s ruling is no surprise

Dear Editor, The masses in Guyana and abroad are still shocked beyond belief by the Appellate Court’s split decision to nullify the Chief Justice (ag)...

Guyana signs trade agreement with UK

Ambassador David Hales last Friday signed the CARIFORUM-United Kingdom Economic Partnership Agreement and a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on behalf of the Government of...

PAHO calls for hefty taxes on fatty, salty, sugary foods

Given that Cardiovascular Diseases (CVDs) is one of the main causes of death among Guyanese, specialists at the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) believe...

Nicholas Boyer new GCCI President

Nicholas Boyer of National Hardware Limited has been elected the new President of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI). Timothy Tucker of Rid-O-Pes...