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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Over 4000lbs of marijuana discovered at John Fernandes Terminal

Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) officers the Guyana Revenue Authority has found more than 4000 lbs of compressed marijuana inside a container at the...

Duo denies breaking and entering residence

Two youth appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore to answer the charge of Break and Enter. Eighteen – year – old Jonathan Ramcharran and 17...

Tattoo Artist denied bail on narcotics charge

A tattoo artist appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore charged with possession of narcotics for the purpose of trafficking. Twenty – five – year old Nicholas...

Man remanded for threatening, robbing Police Officer

Twenty – year old Travis Anthony King of 461 West Ruimveldt appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman to answer two charges – robbery under arms...

US citizen busted with cocaine at CJIA

CANU ranks today, Wednesday July 3, intercepted a 25 – year – old woman with suspected narcotics at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport . The...

Family of Ex – Coast Guard plans to appeal death sentence

The family of ex – GDF Coast Guard, Devon Gordon plans to appeal his death by hanging sentence, after he and two others were...

Fire scare on – board CAL Flight causes emergency landing at CJIA

As the Caribbean Airlines flight took off the runway of the Cheddi Jagan International Airport this morning enroute to Port of Spain,...

Woman accuses Region 3 REO of fondling her breast

A female officer has accused the Regional Executive Officer of Region 3, Donald Gajraj of fondling one of her breasts. Gajraj was taken into...

One dead, 7 injured in Matthews Ridge accident

Eighteen – year – old Leandre Perez of Port Kaituma died following an accident at Farm End, Matthews Ridge, North West District today, Wednesday...

GDF Guardsmen found guilty of murder, sentenced to death by hanging

Three former Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Coast Guardsmen were yesterday, Tuesday July 2 found guilty of murdering Dweive Kant Ramdass and dumping his body...

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...