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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Over 25,000 Guyanese living illegally in Trinidad and Tobago

- Trinidad Express - Oil- and gas-rich Trinidad and Tobago remains a land of opportunity and currently serves as a haven for 110,012...

Two sex workers get $25,000 bail for robbery

Two sex workers, on Friday, were placed on $25,000 bail each after they appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court...

Sophia teen chopped to death after rescuing girlfriend

An 18-year-old sawmill operator is now dead following an altercation with another man over the weekend at 38 Miles, Mabura Trail, Upper Demerara, Region...

Hunt on for two inmates who escaped from Lusignan prison

Prison officials are on the hunt for two inmates of the Lusignan Prison who escaped at about 10:30 hrs yesterday (Monday). The two men are...

‘Pretty Boy’ wanted for murder of Tucville man

– A wanted bulletin has been issued for Edward Skeete called ‘Pretty Boy’ for questioning in relation to investigations into the murder of...

Berbice biker dies after crashing into pedestrian

A 24-year-old man of Bath Settlement Village lost his life following an accident last night at the Number 40 Village Public Road, West Coast...

Fire guts Family Planning Building on Croal Street

  By Leroy Smith - A fire which started just after midnight on Saturday (March 29) gutted the Family Planning Association Building on Croal Street,...

9 months jail for man who stole doormats, laundry baskets

– Thirty – five – year old Devon Semple has been sentenced to nine months imprisonment for stealing doormats and laundry baskets. Semple, of...

Berbice man stabbed to death during brawl; suspect arrested

A man who had been expecting his first child later this year was on Sunday evening stabbed to death during a brawl at a...

CANU, other agencies working with overseas counterparts in wake of “Big Head” bust

The Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) and other local law enforcement agencies are working closely with their overseas counterparts to crackdown on the local drug...

Recent Articles

Chemical was nonhazardous – GNIC

The Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) says the substance in the chemical spill at its facility was nonhazardous. See full statement below: On Tuesday December 10,...

Guyana needs to prepare for increase in human trafficking – Ramjattan

Public Security Minister Khemraj Ramjattan is urging stakeholders to be prepared for a possible hike in human trafficking activities in the coming years. "I believe...

Authorities begin cleanup of chemical spill

Authorities have begun to cleanup the chemical spill which occurred at the Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) wharf on Lombard Street, Georgetown. "...the clean up...

UPDATE: India take series after Rohit, Rahul, Kohli sixathon

Reprinted from ESPNCricinfo India 240 for 3 (Rahul 91, Sharma 71, Kohli 70) beat West Indies 173 for 8 (Pollard 68, Chahar 2-20, Shami 2-25)...

OPINION: Eyewitness

Exposing... …PNC’s panic Even without the benefit of all the fancy-schmancy psychological verbiage that’s thrown around so glibly nowadays, even five hundred years ago, they’d figured...

India beat West Indies in 3rd T20I to win series

India have beaten West Indies in the 3rd T20I at the Wankhede in Mumbai on Wednesday to win the series 2-1. India posted 240/3 in...

Cops continue probe into daring attack on overseas-based couple moments after arriving in Guyana

An overseas-based couple and their taxi driver were on Tuesday morning robbed at gunpoint shortly after the couple arrived in Guyana. Reports are the couple...

Greta Thunberg named Time Person of the Year for 2019

(BBC) Greta Thunberg, the Swedish schoolgirl who inspired a global movement to fight climate change, has been named Time magazine's Person of the Year...

CDC probing suspected chemical spill at GNIC Wharf

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) says it is investigating a suspected chemical spill which occurred at the GNIC Wharf, Lombard Street, Georgetown. A team including...

Chemical spill at GNIC Wharf

The Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) wharf has closed its operations following a chemical spill at the facility. It is unclear what the chemical is...