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Monday, February 24, 2020

Carpenter who knocked out cop’s teeth gets bail

A 22-year-old carpenter was on Tuesday arraigned for allegedly cuffing a police officer, causing him to lose three teeth. Shem Wilkie of Mahdia, Region Eight...

Carpenter who knocks out police officer’s teeth gets bail

A 22-year-old carpenter was on Tuesday arraigned for allegedly cuffing a police officer thus causing him to lose three teeth. Shem Wilkie of Lot 111...

Court of Appeal defers H2H ruling until after Feb 6

…after AG resurrects “mysterious” 1991 legislation The Court of Appeal has deferred its ruling on the House-to-House Registration partial appeal until after a February 6...

Marcus Bisram Murder PI: Defense, State locked in legal battle

Legal arguments pertaining to the Marcus Bisram trial continued earlier today at the Whim Magistrate's Court with both the prosecution and the defense citing...

Ex-Soldier gets 2 months for narcotics possession

A few days after Acting Chief Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus ordered a probation report to be conducted on an ex-soldier who admitted to drug possession...

Accused in the rape of 11-year-old girl to face retrial

A 59-year-old Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) man is expected to face a retrial after a jury failed to reach a verdict in his...

Scott, Felix illegally occupied seats in Parliament – Court rules

The Court of Appeal on Thursday ruled that Minister within the Social Protection Ministry, Keith Scott, and Citizenship Minister Winston Felix illegally occupied seats...

4 charged with murder of Strathspey pensioner

Four men were today charged with the capital offence of murder in relation to the death of a 72-year-old man, who was badly beaten...

Pomeroon men freed of 2016 manslaughter charge

Lennox Baharally, 36, and Rondell Edwards, 21, both boat builders, exited the Suddie High Court as free men on Wednesday after a no-case submission...

Mistrial declared for man on armed robbery, attempted murder charges

A 24-year-old man of Rose Hall Town, Corentyne, Region Six (East Berbice Corentyne), who is before the court on three counts of robbery under...

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Pensioner battles for life after chopping incident

A pensioner is now battling for his life at the West Demerara Regional Hospital, Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara) after he was severely chopped...

Tuschen, EBE resident found dead at D’Urban Park

The body of a Tuschen Housing Scheme, East Bank Essequibo (EBE) man was discovered lying in the vicinity of D’Urban Park, Georgetown on Sunday...

Teen dies after motorcycle slams into moving car

A pillion rider is now dead after the motorcycle he was travelling on crashed into a car along Dennis Street, Sophia Greater Georgetown in...

Family of dead motorcyclist slams Police for slothful investigation

More than one week after 28-year-old Calwin Nichols lost his life in a vehicular accident, the Police are yet to institute charges against the...

Motorcyclist killed by alleged drunken driver

A motorcyclist was on Sunday evening killed after he reported collided with a motorcar along the Adventure Public Road, Essequibo Coast, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam). Dead...

Tuschen teen found hanging after publicity wave

…after accusing religious figure of “inappropriate touching of hands” The body of a 13-year-old female was found hanging from a rope inside her bedroom by...

PPP/C expresses concern over GECOM using tents as polling stations

– cites security concerns; says tents unconducive for Election Day work On the heels of the alarm caused by the drastic reduction in polling places,...

PPP/C Commissioners blast GECOM for reducing polling places

say such was only done in PPP strongholds In light of the reduction of polling places by the Guyana Elections Commission, the Opposition Commissioners...

Soldier dies one day after explosion at Ruimveldt

Thirty-one-year-old Corporal Seon Rose of Frienship, East Coast Demerara who received third degree burns following an explosion aback the Force’s Coast Guard location at...

50th Republic Anniversary celebrations: PPP, President hail significance of Mashramani

Both the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) and President David Granger have urged unity in their messages ahead of Guyana’s 50th Republic Anniversary. According to the...