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Saturday, December 14, 2019

CANU unearths ganja, ecstasy, crystal meth during raids

A high-speed chase between ranks of the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) and a motorcar along the West Coast Demerara (WCD) Public Road led to...

GTT offers $5M reward for info on vandalised cable

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) is offering a $5M reward for information leading to the arrest of anyone involved in the vandalisation...

Several injured in Long Creek accident

Several persons were Friday injured in an accident at Long Creek, Linden- Soesdyke Highway when the minibus they were travelling in reportedly careened off...

Teenager stabbed during argument at school lessons

A 15-year-old boy is now nursing stab wounds at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after he was stabbed during a scuffle with other...

Road carnage is “not a political issue” – Jagdeo

With the significant increase in deaths on Guyana’s roadways in recent time, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo stated that the situation is not a political...

Guyanese wanted for crime in Canada nabbed at GRA

A 28-year-old Guyanese national who is wanted in Canada for attempted murder among other crimes and had been placed on the Interpol’s “Wanted” list...

Police probing alleged brutality by ranks at Meadow Bank

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) says it is investigating an incident whereby some of its ranks allegedly assaulted a man during the course of...

19-yr-old jailed for assaulting stepson; claims he was drunk and cannot remember what happened

Nineteen-year-old Navindra Lall appeared before Magistrate Alisha George at the Sparendaam Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday to answer to an assault charge. The defendant, of Agriculture...

Fire guts houses at Bent Street

A fire this morning completely destroyed several houses at Bent Street, Georgetown. The fire started just after 05:00h Friday morning and quickly swept through the...

Driver gets bail for accident that killed boy, 7

A 21-year-old man was released on $500,000 bail by Magistrate Rabindranauth Singh when he appeared at the Blairmont Magistrate’s Court in relation to the fatal...

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GECOM places onus on PPP to check 20,000 unverified registrants

Despite discovering significant inaccuracies in the House-to-House (H2H) data that was cross-matched overseas, the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) will be moving ahead with including...

Free and fair elections integral for credible investments – AmCham

The American Chamber of Commerce in Guyana (AmCham) on Thursday evening hosted its inaugural Black Tie Recognition Gala, reflecting on their achievements throughout the...

Man injured in Nandy Park accident

A motorcyclist was struck this afternoon struck down by a motorcar on the East Bank of Demerara. According to an eyewitness, the motorcyclist was proceeding...

Teen in custody for murder of Rupununi man

Police are investigating the murder of Marcellus ‘Ton’ Reynolds, 31, a miner of Achiwuib, South Rupununi which occurred on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at...

Bus conductor who attempted to kill wife remanded

A minibus conductor who attempted to kill his wife by pouring hot water over her and stabbing her was on Thursday remanded to prison. Forty-seven-year-old...

Jagdeo rubbishes President’s explanation for terminating services of mission heads

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has rubbished claims that the recent shakeup in the Foreign Affairs Ministry (MoFA) was to professionalise the Foreign Service. Ambassadors Hamley...

‘Fully committed’ Dwayne Bravo comes out of T20I retirement

Former West Indies captain Dwayne Bravo has officially come out of international retirement, making himself available for selection in the West Indies T20I side...

“Hot Skull” on run after stabbing WBD resident

The Police are on the hunt for an alleged drug addict popularly known as “Hot Skull” after he stabbed a Pouderoyen, West Bank Demerara...

Attempted murder accused found hanging in Suddie Police lock-ups

A prisoner who was on remand pending a High Court trial for attempted murder and wounding with intent was on Thursday found dead in...

Boris Johnson hails ‘new dawn’ after historic victory

(BBC) Boris Johnson has promised to deliver Brexit and repay the trust of voters after he led the Conservatives to an "historic" general election...