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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Woman remanded for attempting to murder father of her child

A woman appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan, to answer to the charge of attempted murder. It is alleged that...

Pomeroon boat builders charged with murder

Lennox Baharally and Rondell Edwards were remanded to prison after they made an appearance at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan...

Man on $100,000 bail for being in possession of ‘excess’ gold at airport

A man appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court yesterday before Chief Magistrate Ann Mclenan to answer to the charge of being in possession of...

Minibus driver remanded – for stabbing mother of his child 23 times

The minibus driver who stabbed the mother of his child 23 times, was on Tuesday remanded to prison after appearing at the Georgetown Magistrates’...

Delay in elections petition trial ‘worrisome’ – PPP

The Opposition People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) is accusing the judiciary of unnecessarily delaying the setting of a date for the elections petition to go...

Albouystown woman lands in court over ‘workplace brawl’

An employee of a clothing store appeared at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court on Monday charged with unlawfully wounding her colleague. Elizabeth Abraham, 31, pleaded not...

Enterprise man remanded on gun, ammo possession charge

An Enterprise Garden, East Coast Demerara (ECD) man was on Monday remanded to prison when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts charged with...

Siblings charged for narcotics possession – one brother granted bail, one remanded to...

Two brothers from the Rupununi area in Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo) were on Monday  charged with narcotics possession when they appeared at the...

Minibus driver found guilty of assault

A minibus driver was on Monday found guilty of assault when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts before Magistrate Annette Singh. Winston Harris was...

Man who hacked wife, son to death charged with murder

The 28-year-old construction worker who hacked his wife and their two-year-old son to death earlier this month was today charged with two counts of...

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Higher standards needed for persons seeking to become teachers – BVI Minister

By: Davina Ramdass  As CARICOM embarks on an initiative to review existing teaching standards, a recommendation has been made for there to be a higher...

“Pepper spray saved my life” – survivor of Norton St. shooting

By: Kizzy Coleman For two years, she suffered severe beatings at the hands of a man she truly loved and wanted to please. She was battered...

AmCham Guyana says companies must be held accountable for damage to environment

The need for companies to make an effort to reduce their carbon footprint, observe health and safety policies, and be held accountable by the...

Guyana and Japan looking to further strengthen bilateral cooperation

Guyana and Japan are looking to further strengthen bilateral cooperation, particularly in the area of energy. This was highlighted on Wednesday morning when President David...

Opposition finds Alves, La Bennet as “unfavourable” candidates for GECOM Chair

The Opposition did not find favour with Attorney Kesaundra Alves and Justice Claudette La Bennet as nominees for the post of chairperson of the...

Stansted ‘disruptive passenger’: Woman faces £85,000 bill

(BBC) A woman who allegedly caused a flight to be diverted due to "extremely disruptive behaviour" has been given an £85,000 bill by an...

Antigua Government not willing to pay price Barbados wants for its LIAT shares

Prime Minister Gaston Browne has disclosed that the US$44 million price Barbados was asking for its LIAT shares was too steep, insisting that while...

Mechanic remanded for possession of high-powered weapon

A 32-year-old motorcycle mechanic was today remanded to prison for the illegal possession of a high-powered weapon. Devon Atkinson, known as “Wild Buck”, of Kitty,...

21-Y-O charged for robbing, shooting Kristian Jeffery

A 21-year-old resident of Alberttown, Georgetown was today charged for the shooting and robbing of motor racer, Kristian Jeffery who was attacked by a...

Top Cop signals intention to replace SOCU Head

Police Commissioner Leslie James has signaled the administration’s intention to replace Sydney James as the Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). “Later on,...