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Sunday, March 24, 2019

Caretaker found dead in Castello Housing Scheme

A man was earlier this morning found dead in the yard of the house he was care taking with blood stains in his nostrils...

NA money-changer robbed by armed men dressed as school children

A New Amsterdam money-changer was on Saturday robbed of an undisclosed sum of cash, and had his motor car confiscated by two bandits dressed...

1 dead, several injured in early morning accident in Lethem

One woman was killed while several others were injured following an accident along the Tabatinga Public Road, Region Nine early this morning. The dead woman...

Bangladesh team ‘in shock’ after witnessing NZ mosque attack

Bangladesh's cricketers are "in shock" after witnessing the fatal mass shooting in a New Zealand mosque on Friday, says opener Tamim Iqbal. Players and coaching...

BV “Breadman” murdered during robbery  

Claymont Telford of Lot 101 Republic Drive, Beterverwagting, East Coast Demerara was in the wee hours of Sunday attacked and killed by three armed...

Taxi driver slapped with 2-year sentence for illegal gun, ammo

Devon Porter of West Ruimveldt, Georgetown who was nabbed by Police during a high-speed chase in August 2018, was on Friday sentenced to two...

Businesswoman charged for giving friend counterfeit US currency

A woman who gave her friend a counterfeit US note found herself before Magistrate Leron Daly charged for fraud. Ally Williams, 36, of South Ruimveldt,...

Soesdyke mechanic charged for allegedly raping girls

A Soesdyke East Bank Demerara resident was on Friday remanded to prison after he arraigned with two counts of rape when he made his...

Tomb broken into at Zeelugt Cemetery

Less than one day after the body of 58-year old Jadgeo Jagdeo of Zeelugt West Coast of Demerara was laid to rest, his coffin...

Cane Grove cattle allegedly stolen, killed for meat

A Cane Grove farmer is now counting his losses after several of his cows were killed by unknown persons on Wednesday evening. Owner of the...

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PSC urges GECOM to continue election preparations

In light of the Appeal Court’s decision that 34 votes were needed to validly pass the no-confidence motion, the Private Sector Commission (PSC) is...

CCJ fixes case management hearing in challenge of GECOM Chairman’s appointment

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has set a date for a case management hearing in relation to the appeal filed to reverse the...

Chef in ‘hot water’ after police find illegal shotgun in mining camp

Police in ‘F’ Division (Interior Locations) have arrested a chef, who was the lone occupant at a mining camp where an illegal shotgun and...

President Granger’s 1st phase of medical treatment in Cuba successful – medical specialists

-no more chemo treatment, radiotherapy to commence in April  The first phase of President Granger’s medical treatment in the Republic of Cuba has been successfully...

Known felon, other arrested with illegal gun, ammo during high speed chase  

A high speed chase by ranks of the Guyana Police Force on Friday afternoon in the streets of Georgetown led to the arrest of...

Teen miner fatally stabbed by drunk employer

A teenager is now dead after he was allegedly murdered by his employer, who happened to be a close relative. Dead is 19-year-old Dave Boyal,...

ERC calls for prevailing calm among Guyanese

The current political situation in Guyana is not going unnoticed by the Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) and the entity is calling for the prevailing...

Charrandas Persaud files $30M lawsuit against Ramjattan

Former APNU/AFC Parliamentarian Charrandas Persaud has filed a $30 million lawsuit against Public Security Minister Khemraj Ramjattan for libel committed after the passage of...

“Strange Mathematics” cannot change what is in Guyana’s Constitution – Jagdeo

The Constitution of Guyana is pellucid on what number of votes is needed for the passage of a no-confidence motion; it is a majority...

Sugar worker killed by Africanised bees

A Berbice sugar worker was on Thursday killed by a swarm of Africanised bees as he was clearing bushes. Dead is Rameshwar Poonoo, 31, of...