31 C
Georgetown, Guyana
Sunday, April 18, 2021

Vergenoegen woman charged for alleged Facebook threats against President Granger

Bibi Safora Salim, of Vergenoegen, East Bank Essequibo, appeared in court this afternoon to answer two counts of attempting to incite racial hostility or...

3 men appear in court on rape, sexual assault charges

Three men yesterday made appearances at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on separate rape and sexual assault charges. Lakeram Persaud, 50, of Bartica, Essequibo, was remanded...

Taxi driver charged with murder of Sophia woman

The 31-year-old taxi driver whose vehicle was used to transport the body of Simone Hackett, today made his first court appearance at the Sparendaam...

U.S. Embassy worker, LGBT editor hacked to death in Bangladesh

(CNN) A U.S. Embassy worker and editor of Bangladesh's first LGBT magazine was among two men hacked to death Monday evening in Dhaka, officials say. A...

25-year-old jailed for 4 months for stealing from church

A West Berbice man was yesterday jailed for four months by city Magistrate Fabayo Azore for breaking and entering a church. The accused, Raul Ramsaywack,...

Tempers flare …Scenes outside Court as gold miner charged with murder of ‘Child...

Clevon Hamilton a.k.a 'Quarter' was this afternoon charged with the murder of his 'Child mother' Simone Hackett,  on Tuesday, last. He was not required...

BREAKING… “CHILD FATHER” CHARGED WITH MURDERING SOPHIA WOMAN

Clevon Hamilton a.k.a “Quarter” was moments ago charged for murdering his “Child mother” Simone Hackett, whose partially decomposed body was found in a trench...

Mahaicony man allegedly kills mother…provides conflicting story to police

Shockwaves rippled through the close-knitted village of Good Faith Mahaicony, East Coast Demerara (ECD) last night when the body of a 75-year-old woman was...

Police one step closer in apprehending main suspect in Wakenaam businessman’s murder – sources

One man is now in police custody in connection with the murder of Wakenaam businessman, Mahendra Persaud, who was shot to his chest on...

Man accused of murdering 2-year-old niece freed

The man who was accused of sodomising his two-year-old niece which led to her death was yesterday set free at the Georgetown High Court...

Recent Articles

120 new COVID-19 cases; 13 in ICU

A whopping 120 persons have tested positive for the novel coronavirus from some 1,574 tests conducted in the last 24 hours. This now takes the...

Sections of Sheriff Street to be closed in the nights for road works

The Ministry of Public Works is reminding road users that the contractor, Sinohydro Corporation Limited, will be conducting works on the Sheriff/Mandela Expansion Project...

GMSA lauds membership for $20M donation to St Vincent

See below for a statement from the Guyana Manufacturing and Services Association (GMSA) on the Emergency Humanitarian Relief to St. Vincent: The CARICOM nation of...

PM Gonsalves receives relief aid from Guyana; lauds Guyana’s generosity

The vessel carrying emergency supplies donated by Guyana arrived at Port Kingstown, St Vincent and the Grenadines this morning. SVG Prime Minister, Dr Hon Ralph Gonsalves,...

Decomposed body found at Cornelia Ida seashore

A partially decomposed body of a male has washed up on the Cornelia Ida Seashore, West Coast Demerara this morning. The police said at about...

Vehicle set on fire in Providence

The Guyana Police Force is investigating where a vehicle was found on fire along the Green Field Access Road (StadiumRoad), Providence, East Bank Demerara. The...

Region 4 pensioner is Guyana’s 268th COVID-19 death

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has reported that another person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has died. This takes the total number...

Police intercepted car with ganja in Berbice

Police ranks from the Narcotics Branch and the Special Branch acted on information and intercepted a silver grey motor car (#PTT 6996). The interception occurred...

Emergency works ordered to help flood-affected Mahaicony rice farmers

Minister of Agriculture,  Zulfikar Mustapha on Friday said emergency works to repair the dams and clear clogged channels in the Mahaicony area would begin...

Family slams T&T police for slothfulness in investigating Guyanese designer’s murder

The family of Guyanese born fashion designer, runway coach, and cosmetologist 27-year-old Latchman Singh, popularly known as Marcus or Marc Anthony, who was found...