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Sunday, May 19, 2019

Woman remanded to prison – after found with 120 grams of ‘ganja’

A 33-year-old woman was yesterday remanded to prison after she appeared before Magistrate Leron Daly at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts charged with narcotics trafficking. Andrea...

Man gets 9 months jail for stealing hardware items

A 56-year-old man was sentenced to 9 months imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to stealing a number of hardware items. Osman Hussain told Magistrate Dylan Best that...

Convicted felon slapped with armed robbery charge

Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus on Monday remanded a known convict to prison when he appeared before her to answer to two counts of armed robbery...

Taxi driver accused of trafficking drugs to spend Christmas in prison

After he was allegedly busted with a quantity of cannabis in his possession on the Little Diamond Public Road, East Bank Demerara (EBD), 38-year-old...

Man found guilty of raping a child gets two life sentences

46-year-old Sheldon Lynch was yesterday found guilty of raping a child on two occasions and sentenced to two consecutive life sentences by High Court...

Block maker’s murder: Reputed wife, hitman to stand trial in High Court

Magistrate Judy Latchman declared on Monday that the court found a prima facie case had been made against the prime suspect and his accomplice...

Driver charged with causing death of 11-yr-old

The driver, who was involved in the accident which resulted in the death of 11-year-old Simon Kendall on Thursday, was today charged with causing...

Region 1 man gets 12 years for killing friend

A fight between two intoxicated men, which left one of them dead, has now ended with the other serving 12 years in jail. Ignatius France...

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...

14-y-o accused of stabbing man multiple times in attempted robbery charged

A 14-year-old boy was on Wednesday slapped with a wounding charge after he allegedly attacked a 19-year-old man and stabbed him some 10 times...

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Bandits strike again in Black Bush Polder

Less than 48 hours after two families were terrorized and robbed by armed men in Black Bush Polder, Berbice; a mother and her 11-year-old...

USA-based CMG take over Barbados Tridents’ ownership

The Barbados Tridents can now focus on Wednesday’s Hero Caribbean Premier League Draft after its ownership was assumed by the USA-based CMG Companies (CMG)....

Heavily armed men demolish 6 homes at Anna Catherina

…claim to be acting on behalf of CH&PA Six houses at Anna Catherina on the West Coast of Demerara (WCD) were destroyed on Friday afternoon...

Man found guilty of murdering Sparendaam resident

Twenty-seven-year-old Junior Anthony Henry also called “Oswald” was on Friday found guilty by a 12-member jury for the murder of Michael Hamilton which occurred...

Decomposed body of missing farmer found 20 miles from home

The badly decomposed body of a 69-year-old Black Bush Polder resident was discovered on Friday some 20 miles from his home. Chandramohan Ishmael of Lot...

$4.2B approved for oil & gas governance – Harmon

An external loan agreement between the Government of Guyana and the International Development Agency (IDA) for the sum G$4.2BILLION (US$20million) was recently approved by...

Hughes blasts Guyanese over corrupt culture

As the coalition administration continues to receive much criticisms over the levels of corruption in government, a sitting minister has fired back at the...

Mother of 6 stabbed to death by reputed husband

Domestic violence has shown its ugly colours once again, as a mother of six was stabbed to death on Thursday evening by her reputed...

FITUG raises concerns over crime situation in Guyana

The Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Guyana (FITUG) has expressed concerns about the rising spate of criminal activities in Guyana. In the past...

Dog rescues baby buried alive in field in Thailand

(BBC) A dog in northern Thailand has rescued a newborn baby after it was buried alive, allegedly by its teenage mother. The baby boy is...