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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Mabura man stabbed during scuffle with drinking partners

A 50-year-old man is said to be nursing stab wounds following a-five men scuffle at 47 Miles, Mabura, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) on Friday....

Bus Driver, Conductor arrested for assaulting Traffic Cop

Following a public confrontation between bus operators and a police officer which has since gone viral on social media, two men have been arrested...

Families of policemen killed on the job get assistance

The Fallen Heroes Foundation of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) this morning handed over just under $800,000 to nine wives of Police Officers who...

CANU intercepts ganja in air cargo

Agents of the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) have intercepted a quantity of marijuana in a package that was shipped to Guyana through a prominent...

Man runs to Police Station for help, gets stabbed

A 30-year-old man of Angoys Avenue, New Amsterdam, Berbice was stabbed shortly after he ran into a Police Station to seek refuge from his...

GPL computers hacked, ransom demanded

The Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) says its computerised systems were hacked last week and a ransom of digital currency was demanded. The cyber-attack...

State slapped with $50M lawsuit by man allegedly abused by police

A 49-year-old man has filed a $50 million lawsuit against the Government, through the Attorney General’s Chambers, after he was allegedly brutalised by officers...

Taxi driver slapped with drug trafficking charge

A taxi driver was on Thursday remanded to prison by Chief Magistrate, Ann McLennan  on a narcotics trafficking charge. Thirty-six-year-old, Sherwin Clarke of Canje, Berbice...

Logger charged for ganja cultivation

Fifty-year-old, Don Taylor called “Dajit”, a male logger who was arrested during a drug eradication exercise was earlier today charged for cultivating cannabis plants. It...

Man freed on rape charge

A 12 member jury on Wednesday acquitted Sherwin Lynch on a rape charge brought against him for the alleged penetration of a 14-year-old girl...

Recent Articles

1 charged for severe beating of Mabura man

Romel Vieira also called “Rasta man” was charged for the severe beating of Mabura resident, Cliff Williams which occurred on Friday last. The accused, who...

Parents picket N/A Training Centre

A few concerned parents staged a picketing exercise outside of the Vryman’s Ervin Training Centre in New Amsterdam, complaining that students are being constantly...

Lusignan vendors will return after completion of road works – NDC Chairman

Weeks after ordering vendors of the Lusignan Market to relocate to a section of the Annandale Market, Chairman of the Mon Repos/La Reconnaissance Neighborhood...

Minibus driver, conductor charged for assaulting peace officer

The duo seen on social media assaulting a traffic rank last week made their appearance at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court on Monday slapped with...

Bible college student slapped with rape charge; granted $200,000 bail

A student of the Bible College was, earlier today (Monday), ordered to make his appearance in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts after being arraigned on...

Deaf Association protests Public Security Ministry for drivers’ licenses

“The deaf should be given equal privileges as those who can hear and should not be discriminated against” was the message reiterated earlier today...

Windies Women trio make crucial gains in rankings

LONDON, United Kingdom (CMC) – West Indies captain Stafanie Taylor, along with the new-ball pair of Shakera Selman and Shamilia Connell, have made important...

Steven Ramphal cops Chutney Monarch title

The Anna Regina Community Centre Ground came to life on Sunday Night as hundreds flocked the venue to support their favorite artistes vying for...

3rd person arrested for failed execution attempt on Chinese National

Police in ‘B’ Division (Berbice) have arrested a third person in connection with the foiled execution attempt on a Chinese businessman at Skeldon, Berbice...

Antigua gov’t raises new concerns regarding Scotiabank sale

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — The Antigua and Barbuda government has raised new concerns regarding the sale of Scotiabank operations here amid reports that...