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Sunday, July 21, 2019

Four in custody over marijuana discovery at Norton Street

Four persons are now in custody following the discovery of over four kilogrammes of marijuana which was unearthed during separate raids at multiple locations...

Guyana citizen charged with falsifying an application for a U.S. passport

ELKINS, WEST VIRGINIA – A federal grand jury returned an indictment charging Joseph Fedrick, 42, of Guyana, with falsifying an application for a United...

Mother of 3-year-old who was sexually assaulted to be charged with child neglect –...

The mother of the three-year-old girl who was discovered to have been sexually molested in Corriverton, Berbice, on Sunday, is expected to soon be...

APNU/AFC Councillor placed on $10,000 bail over dangerous driving charge

Region Two (Supenaam-Pomeroon) Regional Democratic Council member Hardat Narine was on Tuesday taken before Magistrate Sunil Scarce at the Anna Regina Magistrate’s Court charged...

Two former T&T soldiers charged with murder

According to a Trinidad Guardian report, two former Trinidad and Tobago soldiers appeared in court yesterday charged with the murder of a Diego Martin...

Woman who strapped cocaine to body jailed for 4 years, fined $8.2M

Angelica Forde, the woman who was intercepted at the Eugene F Correia International Airport with cocaine strapped to her body last week was on...

Husband, hitman further remanded for Babita Sarjou’s brutal murder

Sharadananda Narine, called Anand, and his accomplice, Darel Pronton, called “Yankee”, both reappeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts for the murder of Narine’s reputed...

Pork-knocker remanded on attempted murder charge

A pork-knocker who hails from Retrieve, Mackenzie, Linden, was on Tuesday remanded to prison by Magistrate Clive Nurse on an attempted murder charge. Ernest Couchman,...

Sentencing today for woman nabbed at airport with cocaine strapped to body

husband also charged The woman who was intercepted at the Eugene F. Corriea International Airport with cocaine strapped to her body on Wednesday last...

Three men accused of raping 17-yr-old girl at Barama Complex give sworn testimony

- in High Court The three men accused of raping a 17-year-old girl on the Barama Complex all took to the stand to give sworn...

Recent Articles

Jagdeo writes Granger to resign, call elections

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has written President David Granger calling on him and his caretaker Coalition Cabinet to resign and announce a date for...

Butcher shot after being ambushed by 3 gunmen

A Berbice butcher is now nursing a gunshot wound to his left foot after he was ambushed by three masked gun-men this morning (Saturday,...

President off to Cuba for medical evaluation

President David Granger left Guyana this morning (Saturday, July 20, 2019) for the Republic of Cuba to undergo medical check-up. He is accompanied by First...

Althea Padmore is acting head of SOCU

The Guyana Police Force moments ago announced that Althea Padmore will be the acting Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). The Police...

Fisherman beaten to death, brother hospitalised

A fisherman was on Thursday evening beaten to death while his brother was admitted a patient at the West Demerara Regional Hospital (WDRH) in...

PPP mulls legal action against GECOM’s CEO over breach of Guyana’s Constitution

The Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) is contemplating approaching the court to prevent GECOM from going ahead with house-to-house registration, an activity which is...

Eccles man charged for attempting to kill girlfriend

A 32-year-old man was today placed on remand for attempting to kill his girlfriend. Trayon Parks of Old Road, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) was...

Clothes vendor gets 2 years for snatching gold band

A 27-year-old clothes vendor of Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara, was on Friday sentenced to two years imprisonment after admitting to a simple...

Vendor charged for allegedly attempting to kill girlfriend

Less than one year after being implicated in a $22 million jewellery heist, 32-year-old Trayon Parks reappeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts earlier today,...

PNC/R supports GECOM’s defiance of Guyana Constitution, CCJ orders

The People’s National Congress Reform (PNC/R) – the largest party of the coalition government –is supporting the move by the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM)...