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Monday, August 19, 2019

Elderly man nabbed with cocaine at CJIA remanded to prison

The senior citizen who was nabbed at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), Timehri on Wednesday with over 200 grams of cocaine stashed inside...

Cops arrest members of notorious robbery gang in Berbice

Police have arrested some members of the notorious ‘Scare Dem’ armed robbery gang of Angoy’s Avenue in New Amsterdam, Berbice, following an early Thursday...

Man stabs ex-lover, male companion

A 48-year-old woman and her male companion were Wednesday stabbed by her former lover at Hururu Mission, Upper Berbice River. Dally Gobin was stabbed to...

Alleged thief shoots at City Constable who attempted to stop robbery

A man who was reportedly in the process of robbing a stall at Bourda Market was caught by a City Constable who was conducting...

Police ranks meet with Timehri residents

A delegation of police officers on Wednesday held a community outreach at Timehri, East Bank Demerara (EBD) where they interacted with the residents. Deputy Superintendent...

CJIA’s deputy chief accused of sexually assaulting female likely to face charges soon

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Shalimar Ali-Hack, on Wednesday advised the Guyana Police Force (GPF) to institute charges against the Deputy Chief Executive...

Duo slapped with burglary charge

A duo, who are known to the court, were remanded to prison on Wednesday, for a breaking and entering and larceny. Twenty-five-year Dexter Forde and...

Charlestown man gets bail for allegedly stealing bull

Ryan Robinson, 55, of Charlestown, Georgetown was charged and released on bail on Wednesday for allegedly stealing a bull. Robinson denied the charge when he...

Doctor robbed by “patient” at Sophia Health Centre

A doctor attached to the C Field Sophia Health Centre, Greater Georgetown, was on Wednesday left in a state of shock after he was...

Taxi Driver charged for sexually assaulting teen

A taxi driver was Wednesday charged for sexually assaulting a teenaged girl. Rohan Singh of Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara (ECD) was not required to...

Recent Articles

“Mad rush” for land at Millie’s Hideout – Region 10 REO

As some 628 applications have been received for land at Millie’s Hideout, there continues to be a “mad rush” for land, Region 10 (Upper...

Jagdeo calls out Govt for poor public servants’ wages track record

…as Finance Minister says talks underway with unions While Finance Minister Winston Jordan has promised that public servants can look forward to salary increases over...

Construction worker found unconscious on roadway

A construction worker was on Saturday morning found in an unconscious state with several injuries about his body along the Washing Pond Public Road,...

Agriculture sector decline: Sugar sector procurement woes sign of mismanagement – Irfaan Ali

…rising costs a major disincentive for local producers The troubles documented in the sugar industry relating to procurement is a strong indicator of incompetence in...

Moruca man beaten to death during argument  

A miner was on Saturday evening beaten to death by another man during an argument at Kumaka Water Front, North West District (NWD). The...

Teen battling for life after being stabbed by knife-wielding bandit

A teenager is currently battling for his life at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after being stabbed...

Tickets on sale from Monday for CPL matches in Guyana

Tickets for the Guyana Amazon Warriors (GAW) home matches in the upcoming Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) tournament will be on sale from Monday,...

UK Govt denies Russian claim of military base construction in Guyana

Britain’s Defence Ministry on Friday denied the allegations that it was involved in a plot to overthrow the Venezuelan Government using a military base...

Bids received for upgrade of zoo

Guyana’s lone Zoological Park, located within the Botanical Gardens on Vlissengen Road, Georgetown, will soon be upgraded with bids in excess of $5 million...

Virgin Atlantic expresses interest in Guyana

United Kingdom-based Virgin Atlantic Airways is the newest airline to express interest in expanding its service to Georgetown, Guyana. This was revealed by Public Infrastructure...