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CCTV footage leads to arrest, prosecution of ‘Bag Snatcher’

Following a robbery committed an unidentifiable male who snatched handbag containing personal items from a female driver was arraigned for the crime when he...

3rd suspect charged for Tuschen restaurant robbery

Police still to locate female suspect One month after two of his accomplices were charged and remanded for robbing Five Star Chinese restaurant in...

Man jailed for 30 years for killing businessman

Justice Sandil Kissoon on Monday sentenced Floyd Rammit to 30 years behind bars after he pleaded guilty to killing the owner of Hamson’s General...

2012 Linden protests: $450M lawsuit filed against State by relatives of trio killed

The relatives of Ron Somerset, Shemroy Bouyea and Allan Lewis, who were killed on July 18, 2012, by ranks of the Guyana Police Force...

Kaneville resident slapped with unlawful wounding charge

A 23-year-old repeated offender was on Monday remanded to prison by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan for unlawfully wounding his colleague during a fight. Shadrack King,...

Farmer arraigned for Berbice Resort double murder

Forty-six-year-old Alvin Druean was earlier today arraigned for the murder of Harry Prashad, a handyman of Number 65 Village, Corentyne, and Vivekanand Brijbassi, owner...

Brazilian national charged with murder of Guyanese miner

A 23-year-old Brazilian national was this morning charged with the murder of a miner of Kuru Kuru, Soesdyke Linden Highway. Deon Jonas appeared before Senior...

2012 murder accused suing State for $100M

A 33-year-old man, who was committed to stand trial at the Demerara High Court for his cousin’s murder in 2012, but remained on remand...

Woman remanded for stabbing mother of two to death

Shaleza Ellis, 23, of Charlotte Street, Georgetown was this morning charged with the murder of Latoya Haywood, a mother of two who succumbed to...

US man caught at JFK with smuggled birds from Guyana

A man who was caught at the John F Kennedy (JFK) International Airport in New York with birds he smuggled from Guyana was on...

Recent Articles

CORONAVIRUS: Risk of spread upgraded to highest level

: The World Health Organization (WHO) has upgraded the global risk of the coronavirus outbreak to "very high" - its top level of risk...

ExxonMobil Guyana, other agencies continue oil spill response readiness

As part of its ongoing efforts to ensure enhanced capacity to respond to an unlikely event of an oil spill, ExxonMobil Guyana has staged...

EU deploys 20 short-term observers to all regions of Guyana

The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) deployed today 20 short-term observers. They joined the 14 long-term observers, who have been observing electoral preparations...

Linden Highway speed limit reduced to 80km

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) has taken a decision to reduce the speed limit on the Linden Highway from 100km to 80km. The Force said...

CORONAVIRUS: 18 persons in Guyana being monitored

The Ministry of Public Health today announced that 18 persons are currently under surveillance for signs of the deadly coronavirus, which has been declared...

UN monitoring political, security, human rights issues in electoral process

As Guyana gears up to head to the polls in three days’ time, the United Nations will be keeping an eye on developments with...

T20 World Cup champion Sammy to receive Pakistan’s highest civilian award

Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy is to become an honorary citizen of Pakistan and will also receive the country’s highest civilian award, the...

Anna Catherina woman killed after being struck down by cop

A pedal cyclist was on Sunday night killed after she was struck down while riding along the Anna Catherina Public Road, West Coast Demerara...

Woman arrested over chopping death of husband

  A Corentyne, Berbice man has succumbed to injuries after allegedly being chopped by his wife during a drunken brawl. The suspect has since been...

Sunrisers Hyderabad name David Warner captain for IPL 2020

Sunrisers Hyderabad have announced David Warner as their captain for the upcoming IPL that starts on March 29. Warner takes over from Kane Williamson,...