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GPL linesman remanded for attempting to murder girlfriend, her daughter

An employee attached to the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) who is accused of attempting to murder his girlfriend and her eight-year-old daughter on...

Marcus Bisram committal petition: DPP given more time to file response

The Chamber of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has been given more time to file a response in the Marcus Bisram committal petition...

Youths charged for killing Timehri father

Two young men have been charged with the murder of 24-year-old Lawrence Benjamin, a father of one. Winston Long, 22, and Jeremy Small, 19, both...

2 remanded, 1 gets bail for Republic Park robbery

Two men have been remanded to prison while another was released on bail in connection with the robbery under arms committed on a family...

‘Dutty’ to make court appearance soon for murder of Berbice businessman

Daniel McLennon, called “Dutty”, who was held for the murder of Corentyne, Berbice businessman Lomenzo Jhonny, called “Sham”, will soon be making his court...

Full Court upholds decision not to release student in quarantine facility

The Full Court on Tuesday upheld the decision by Justice Brassington Reynolds, who last week struck out an application by Khalid Gobin, a Guyanese...

Supreme Court updates COVID-19 measures

The Supreme Court of Judicature has updated it Practice Directions COVID-19 Emergency Directions which was gazetted on 23rd March, 2020/ In a media release issued...

Recount to continue: GECOM must supervise

The Appeal Court earlier today dismissed an appeal filed by lawyers for A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) candidate Ulita Moore, clearing...

Coalition accused of using ‘delaying tactic’ to stall vote recount

The A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) coalition on Thursday reiterated its commitment to a national recount of the votes cast in...

‘It’s just a phone’ – Man accused of stealing cellphone tells Court

Ex-convict Gary Grant, 41, of Lot 24 Norton Street, Lodge, Georgetown who was convicted of robbery, made yet another court appearance on Thursday where...

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Guyana’s COVID-19 cases increase to 139

The number of COVID-19 cases in Guyana has jumped to 139, an increase of two cases in the last 24 hours. There are 66 persons...

Sri Lanka’s Shehan Madushanka suspended for alleged possession of illegal drugs

Sri Lankan fast bowler Shehan Madushanka has been suspended from all forms of cricket with immediate effect for alleged possession of heroin. Sri Lanka...

Former GRA boss Khurshid Sattaur dies

Former Commissioner General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA), Mr Khurshid Sattaur  has passed away. Sattaur had served some twelve years as Commissioner General of...

“Unfortunate” Guyana “schooled” by Suriname in declaring elections results – Shuman

Leader of Liberty and Justice Party (LJP) Lenox Shuman, says it is unfortunate that though Guyana gained independence before neighbouring Suriname, that country has...

Nothing preventing GECOM from setting up additional workstations to speed up recount – Gunraj

People’s Progressive Party/Civic-nominated GECOM Commissioner, Sase Gunraj, is of the view that if GECOM were to go ahead and set up the additional workstations...

Ramdhani siblings turn to home training in face of COVID-19 restrictions

Like many athletes around the world, Guyana’s national badminton champions Narayan and Priyanna Ramdhani, who are representing the Kings University Eagles and Olds College...

Starc: Saliva ban risks ‘boring’ cricket without balance

Cricket runs the risk producing "boring" contests, losing followers of the game and reducing the number of young aspirants to bowl fast if a...

Suspected COVID-19 case detected at New Amsterdam Market

A team of medical personnel and police officers Monday afternoon removed a woman from the New Amsterdam Market in Region Six after regional authorities...

Guyana’s 11th COVID-19 victim identified as former teacher

A Moruca, Region One (Barima-Waini) man has lost his life to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), making him Guyana’s 11th fatality from the virus. His...

GECOM takes up 85% of recount time to process 50% of ballot boxes

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) at the end of Monday, day 20 of the National Recount exercise, completed recounting 82 more ballot boxes, bringing...