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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Parika resident reportedly chopped to death

– Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 42 – year – old Neildeo Hansram, whose body was found in a...

Miner killed after assaulting man for throwing squibs in his yard

- Investigations are being conducted into the death of miner Andre Britton, 50 years, of 111 Miles Mahdia, Potaro, which occurred at about...

Man charged for allegedly sexually molesting teen at GPHC

- A man who is accused of sexually molesting a teenage girl while she was a patient at the Georgetown Public Hospital, on...

Sophia cutlass murder: Wanted bulletin issued for suspect

Police have issued a wanted bulletin for 42-year-old Troy Tasho also known as “19” in relation to the Murder of  Roy Beckles which occurred...

Update: Surinamese remanded for murder of DJ Cheddie

A man was today remanded to prison when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry for the murder of popular DJ Sheldon Cheddie. Thirty –...

Charlestown teens to spend Christmas behind bars for robbery under arms

The two Charlestown teenagers who were charged for carrying out two counts of robbery under arms in September were on Tuesday afternoon jailed by...

Farmer fined $70,000 for ganja trafficking

A 60-year-old farmer of Kairuni, Soesdyke Linden Highway, who found himself before the courts during last week, was fined by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan...

18-yr-old gets three years jail for harbouring escapee, two co-accused remanded after not guilty...

The man and two women accused of harbouring escaped criminal Melvor Jeffrey called Marlon Jeffrey earlier this month, were all brought before Chief Magistrate,...

Officer fingered in plot to cover up killing of teen by father under close...

The police officer who allegedly accepted a bribe to assist the Better Hope, East Coast Demerara family to cover up the murder of 18-year-old...

Deteriorated body of man found two weeks after reported missing

Almost two weeks after he was reported missing, the deteriorated body of a 49-year-old man attached to Sterling Products Limited was discovered this morning...

Recent Articles

Jagdeo says Sept. 18 was ‘red line’ day; calls for decisive action from GECOM...

Exactly three months after the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) validated the December 21, 2018 passage of the No-Confidence Motion (NCM) against the Coalition...

GECOM Chair to advise President on elections tomorrow

Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice Claudette Singh has committed to advising President David Granger on the entity's readiness to have elections. See...

Guyana’s first E-Library launched at North Georgetown Secondary School

The North Georgetown Secondary School celebrated its 50th anniversary in grand style by launching the country's first e-library, which costs some $10.5M. This innovative project...

Truck driver in fatal Agricola accident charged

Danion Welcome, the driver of the truck involved in the horrific accident at Agricola Public Road, Greater Georgetown, that claimed the life of seven-year-old...

India announces ban on e-cigarettes

(BBC) India's cabinet has announced a ban on the production, import and sale of electronic cigarettes, saying they pose a risk to health. An executive...

CPL 2019: Lewis and Khan guilty of Code of Conduct breach

During Match 14 of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League both Evin Lewis of the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots and Ali Khan of...

Pensioner dies in Corriverton fire

An 85-year-old man perished in a fire at his home at Scottsburg, Corriverton, Region Six. Stanley Brown, an amputee, was trapped in the upper-flat of...

Leopold St. residents start fire to protest killing of man allegedly by police

Residents of Leopold Street, Georgetown this morning took to the street burning objects, protesting the shooting to death of a fellow resident, allegedly by...

“I’m uncomfortable with a restricted Govt” – Pres. Granger

President David Granger this morning said he is not comfortable having to run a caretaker government which has a lot of restrictions on its...

King says no decision yet on if he will return as Town Clerk

Days after the High Court reversed the dismissal of Former Town Clerk Royston King, paving the way for him to be reinstated at the...