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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Attempted murder accused remanded

...after being on the run for months  Twenty-nine-year-old Curt Kendal of 474 Section B, Non Pareil, East Coast Demerara (ECD) earlier today (Tuesday) appeared before...

Prison break: Manhunt leads to Linden as 1 arrested

-They are separate from each other- Top Cop The police have, on Thursday, arrested one person in Linden in connection with reportedly providing sanctuary for...

Police investigating Puruni Landing murder of porknocker

Police are currently investigating the death of a porknocker who resides at  Waramuri Mission, Moruca River, North West District who was allegedly murdered on...

Five female NOC inmates receive Presidential pardons

On a directive from President David Granger, Social Protection Minister, Amna Ally, whose Ministry is now responsible for the New Opportunity Corp (NOC), has...

Mining Accident: Officials from GGMC en route to scene

By Jomo Paul – Commissioner of the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) Rickford Vieira has confirmed that officials from the GGMC and the...

Father of 2, mining colleague killed by fallen tree

Two gold miners are now dead after they were on Friday afternoon pinned and killed reportedly by a fallen tree in the backdam of...

Brazilian national, driver robbed, 4 in custody- Police

Quick response by ranks of the Guyana Police Force on Friday resulted in the arrest of four suspects and the recovery of almost all...

Charity Post Office broken into, over $2M stolen as safe torched

Over $2M was reportedly stolen from the Charity Post Office, Essequibo Coast, after a safe which housed the cash for pensioners was torched sometime...

Police hoping to make breakthrough soon …as 4 remain in custody for brutal murder...

By Kristen Macklingam An employee of the elderly couple who were burnt to death in their Good Hope, East Bank Essequibo (EBE) home on Sunday...

Four men fingered in Sheriff Street cocaine bust remanded

- Four men recently busted in the vicinity of a Sheriff Street Chinese restaurant as they reportedly attempted to transfer several slabs of...

Recent Articles

CCAC preparing legislation to protect rights of customers who shop online

With the use of online shopping vastly expanding, the Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC) has taken up the task of expanding its mandate...

GECOM to hold special meeting on Elections readiness as Chair resumes

A decision has been taken for a special meeting to be held on Thursday, January 24, where matters pertaining to the Guyana Elections Commission's...

Anti-Maduro protests break out across Venezuelan capital

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — Protesters took to the streets in at least 30 different parts of Caracas on Tuesday, just 24 hours ahead of...

Suspect accused of severely beating father of 3 charged

Selvin Allen, one of the men accused of attacking and brutally beating a single father of three children was taken before the Suddie Magistrate's...

Trial into 2013 Meten-meer-zorg robbery/murder continues …Prosecution star witness testifies

The High Court trial regarding the killing of 20-year-old Zulfikar Namdar during the course of a robbery in September 2013 continued today (Tuesday) but events...

Duo charged for narco possession

  A Parfaite Harmonie, West Bank Demerara (WBD) man was, on Tuesday, granted bail while his co-accused was remanded to prison after they were earlier...

Op-Ed: No confidence in the public health sector

Below is an opinion piece done by Dr Leslie Ramsammy a former Minister of Health under the People's Progressive Party Administration; When it comes to...

Bleak economic outlook among concerns raised at Union conference in Berbice

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) on (Saturday) January 19, 2019 held its Berbice Area Conference under the theme "Protecting Workers Rights...

Still on Top …Guyana Jaguars lead points table despite rare defeat

Four-time defending champions Guyana Jaguars are still in the lead for the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Regional Four-Day Tournament. The Leon Johnson-led Jaguars team top...

Magistrates, Judges to undergo training on Juvenile Justice Act

Persons in the justice system, specifically in the Children’s Court, are expected to undergo training to be fully aware of how matters should be...