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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Vendor 45, teen charged with assault, abusive language

A 45-year-old vendor and a teen were on Monday granted bail by Principal Magistrate Judy Latchman after they were both slapped with separate charges...

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 6 years in prison for girlfriend’s murder

(CNN) A South African judge sentenced Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius to six years in prison for his girlfriend's murder -- the latest ruling...

NBS wrongful dismissal case: After 6-year wait compensation should be swift- Luckhoo

Senior Counsel (SC) Edward Luckhoo who represented former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Maurice Arjoon in the High Court case against his former employer, the...

1 of 3 accused of trafficking cocaine pleads guilty, gets 4 years, fined $6M

Three men who were allegedly caught with cocaine hidden in a gas cylinder on March 29, 2018 on Tuesday appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates'...

Retrial for prison escapee accused of attempted murder gets underway

Recaptured prison escapee, Stafrei Alexander, facing retrial for the attempted murder of Curtis Thom that occurred on March 23, 2015, once again, denied the...

Alleged arsonist of DJ Magnum’s home granted self bail

The 23-year-old woman who was arrested for an alleged arson attack on her ex-boyfriend’s home was earlier today granted self-bail when she appeared at...

Former police officer freed of Rio night club murder charge

Lloyd Roberts called “Robbie, the ex-Policeman who was charged with the murder of Ryan Sergeant who was shot and killed outside of the Rio...

Cuban couple charged for overstaying, will be deported

A spanish speaking couple who left their home soil in hopes of securing a better life for their family, were on Thursday morning arraigned...

Mother charged for arranging sex for under age daughter

in Essequibo A thirty-five-year-old mother and house wife of lot 25 Bushot village on the Essequibo Coast was granted $150,000 bail for a sexual...

Ex-convict gets bail for allegedly abusing, threatening cousin

A former convict of West Bank Demerara (WBD) is once again before the court but this time on allegations that he verbally abused and threatened...

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Options being explored to find housing for Venezuelan migrants

Following the arrival of 140 Venezuelan migrants in Georgetown last Wednesday, the Department of Citizenship in collaboration with its international partners and other Government...

Man gets 12 years for killing drinking buddy

Three years after 27-year-old Ravindra Paremdass was sentenced to 57 years imprisonment by Justice Navindra Singh for the killing of a drinking buddy over...

Cyclist killed in Soesdyke hit and run

An auxiliary staff attached to the Guyana Forestry Commission was on Sunday evening killed in a hit and run accident in the vicinity of...

Medical practitioners responsible for deaths of leukemia patients still employed

-GPHC awaiting word from Medical Council to take further action The three medical practitioners who were held responsible for the deaths of three leukemia patients...

Duo remanded for stealing bicycle

Twenty-eight-year-old Wayne Blair of First Avenue Bartica, Region Seven (Cuyuni/Mararuni) and Ezra Evans, 25, of Lot 57 West Front Road, Georgetown were hauled before...

CARICOM Foreign Ministers hold talks with Venezuela’s Opposition Leader

Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Foreign Ministers over the weekend met with Venezuela’s Opposition Leader Juan Guaidó as the region seeks to help facilitate a peaceful...

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...

LETTER: The insertion of the word ‘absolute’ has now created a new piece of...

Dear Editor: The rules or guidelines for statutory interpretation are intended to ensure that ambiguities are avoided in order to give effect to a statute...

GMR&SC King of the Strip 2019: Goliath crushes every stone

... ‘Mad Max’ impresses on return There was no stone or slingshot that could deny the might of Team Mohamed’s Goliath; as, for the second...

Nigeria make history after sealing U-19 WC spot

They were 91 for 7 at one stage in their chase of 139 against Sierra Leone Under-19s, but Peter Aho did the trick for...