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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Linden toddler drowns

A one-year-old girl of Ameila's Ward, Linden in Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice) died after falling into a pond situated a short distance from her...

Cyclist died after colliding with motorcar

A pedal cyclist is the country’s latest road fatality after the bicycle he was riding collided with a motorcar at Land of Canaan, East...

5 homeless as Linden apartment building goes up in flames

Five persons are now homeless following a fire which gutted a two-story apartment building in Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara- Berbice) on Friday evening. The...

Fisherman stabbed to death at Coldingen

The lifeless body of a 23-year-old fisherman was discovered along Coldingen village, East Coast Demerara (ECD) roadway on Saturday evening with several stab wounds. Dead...

ECD man nabbed with illegal gun, ammo in GT

A Victoria East Coast Demerara resident was on Sunday morning taken into custody following the discovery of a .32 Taurus pistol and a magazine...

1 arrested after robbing females of cash, jewellery

One man is now in police custody after he and another allegedly robbed two females of a quantity of cash and jewellery in the...

Teen slapped with break-and-enter charge

Acting Chief Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus on Thursday granted bail to a teenager who was slapped with a break-and-enter charge. Eighteen-year-old Roberto Perez, of Kumaka, North...

“Brukup” gets life imprisonment for 2017 nightclub murder

Justice Jo-Ann Barlow on Thursday handed a life sentence to convicted murderer Shawn Harris, called “Shawny” or “Brukup”, after he was recently found guilty...

4 in custody after CANU intercepts fertiliser truck with cocaine, ganja

The Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) on Thursday intercepted a fertiliser-laden truck destined for Berbice with a large quantity of ganja and cocaine along Mandela...

Education Ministry says will assist victims in St. Agnes School attack

The Ministry of Education in collaboration with the Guyana Teachers’ Union wishes to react to the unfortunate and absolutely abhorrent incident which took place...

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Over 200 children caught loitering at bus parks

The Ministry of Education's Welfare Department this morning clamped down on over 200 children who were caught loitering at bus parks in the city. Gillian...

Man drowns after jet skiing accident

A man from Canal Number Two, West Bank Demerara (WBD) met his demise following a jet skiing accident in the conservancy. Dead is Amar Shampersaud. Reports...

Hero CPL announces massive economic impact on Guyana

The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) earlier today announced that the tournament which took place between September 4 and October 12, 2019, created a...

Elderly man beaten over stolen money dies

Seventy-two-year-old Ramsahoye Deochan who was severely beaten by son’s employer over stolen money has succumbed to his injuries. The death of the Strathspey, East Coast...

PPP/C slams APNU’s call mobilising supporters at polling stations election night

…such calls are “irresponsible, dangerous” …Private Sector Chair also expresses concern Recent comments on the campaign trail by A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) politicians are...

Marcus Bisram case: Prosecution, defence clash over paper committal

It was another day of back and forth when the case into the death of Fayaz Narinedat was called on Monday at the Whim...

26 police ranks trained for elections

Twenty-six Guyana Police Force ranks from Region Four received election preparedness training over the weekend. Topics such as Use of Force, Use of Force Continuum...

Guyana’s first million barrels of oil sets sail for USA

The Ministry of the Presidency, Department of Energy (DE) is pleased to announce that the oil tanker MV Yannis has successfully lifted Guyana’s first...

Police probing attempted murder of Strathsphey pensioner

The Guyana Police Force is investigating an alleged attempted murder and malicious damage to property committed on Deochand Ramsai, 72, of Pump Road, Strathspey,...

Japan to begin construction of Photovoltaic power generation system at CARICOM HQ

The sod was turned earlier on Monday at the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), headquarters in Georgetown, for the start of construction of a Photovoltaic Power...