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Monday, July 15, 2019

130 murders recorded so far for 2013

– The Guyana Police Force has recorded a total of 130 murders at the end of November 2013.  For the same period last...

Bahamas acting PM robbed at gunpoint

NASSAU, Bahamas -- Acting Prime Minister Philip ‘Brave’ Davis was robbed at gunpoint in his home in The Bahamas early Monday morning. Police said three...

Albouystown man remanded for trafficking narcotics

- A labourer of Albouystown, Georgetown was on Monday (December 9) refused bail when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya-Sewnarine- Beharry, charged with...

Woman granted bail for allegedly stealing cookies, Turkey Ham

- Sarah Abell of Lot 126 West Ruimveldt Georgetown was placed on a total of $20,000 bail for stealing cookies, turkey ham and...

Police Commissioner defends unprotected policemen in Middle Street shooting

- Police Commissioner Leroy Brumell on Monday (December 9) said that policemen who were part of the combat on Middle Street in November...

Guyanese fisherman found dead after being swept away by heavy waves in BVI

- Officers of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force along with Virgin Islands Search and Rescue (VISAR) are continuing both land and sea...

Woman busted with cocaine in boulanger remanded to prison

- Dhanmattie ‘Lalita’ Persaud of Grass Field Lusignaan, East Coast of Demerara was on Monday (December 9) refused bail by Chief Magistrate Priya-Sewnarine-...

Man who stole deodorant to get wife’s attention sentenced to two weeks imprisonment

- A man, who said he stole two deodorants to get the attention of his wife was sentenced to two weeks imprisonment by...

Linden man granted $150,000 bail for causing death of pedestrian

– Twenty – three – year – old Revon Austin of Canvas City Wismar Linden was today slapped with four charges before Chief...

Stolen Blackberry leads to arrest of alleged murderer

- A 28 – year - old man of Soesdyke, East Bank Demerara, charged with the offence of murder was on Monday (December...

Recent Articles

Pensioner sentenced to 20 years for raping 4-year-old girl

A pensioner was earlier today sentenced to 20 years imprisonment after he admitted to raping a four-year-old girl back in 2016. Gregory Ramkissoon, 63, also...

Family pleads for help to care for motherless 5-month-old girl

By Davina Ramdass Sunita Vandyke, who died six days after removing her eye at the Suddie Hospital in Region Two, has left six children behind...

Patterson says CJIA to be fully operational this week

Public Infrastructure Minister David Patterson has said that the Cheddi Jagan International Airport, Timehri(CJIA) will be in full operation this week. He noted that once...

Skeldon continues to face hardships after closure of sugar estate

The Skeldon Sugar Estate has been the main source of income in the Upper Corentyne area but since its closure in 2017, the livelihoods...

14-year-old Waiakabra girl disappears without trace

A 14-year-old girl of Waiakabra on the Linden-Soesdyke Highway has been missing since Sunday, July 7, 2019, and according to her relatives, the police...

President must dissolve Parliament – fmr National Assembly Clerk

Former Clerk of the National Assembly, Frank Narine says if President David Granger is serious about having early elections - in keeping with the...

New GECOM Chairman: PSC urges appointment of Chairman from Opposition’s list

In the wake of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) urging that a Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Chairman be appointed urgently, the Private Sector...

WI must learn from England

(Reprinted from Jamaica Observer) In all the years since the very first such tournament in 1975, England and New Zealand had never won the...

Int’l community urges ‘expeditious’ adherence to CCJ orders

The international community has urged political players in Guyana to swiftly act in compliance with the country's Constitution, as ordered by the Caribbean Court...

Sophia teen hospitalised after crashing motorcycle into minibus

A teenager is now hospitalized after the motorcycle he was riding collided with a minibus in the vicinity of “B” Field Sophia main access...