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Sunday, June 16, 2019

Clothes vendor remanded to prison for allegedly selling marijuana at Exhibition Site

– Twenty – eight – year – old clothes vendor Candacy Brown of Agricola, East Bank Demerara appeared before Fabayo Azore, charged with...

Man granted bail for slamming door in wife’s face

– Forty - year - old Vernon Rodrigues of North East La Penitence Georgetown was placed before the court for assaulting his wife. Rodrigues...

15 – Year – old charged with stabbing schoolmate over $20

– A 15 – year – old student from the South Ruimveldt Secondary School appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman on Wednesday October 9,...

Enterprise resident stabbed to death by ‘deportee’

By Kurt Campbell - The body of 43-year-old Rajin Chattergoon-Persaud a.k.a ‘fatboy’ was found a few miles from his 458 Church Street, Enterprise, East...

Trio ordered to do community service after busted with marijuana at GuyExpo

- Two women and one man were placed before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry charged with the offence of possession of narcotics. Thirty – one -...

Repeat offender charged with robbery underarms

- Twenty – five - year old Alfred Benjamin of Charlestown, Georgetown appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry charged with robbery underarms. Benjamin pleaded...

Murder of Biker: Randy Jagdeo still on the run

– It has been more than a month since well known biker Kirk Davis was brutally gunned down in front of his Eccles,...

Police hunting killer in Sparendaam shooting

- Police are on the hunt for a man who is now the prime suspect in the fatal shooting of 22-year-old Michael Hamilton...

Berbice Robbery/Murder: Gunmen escaped with over half million in cash, six arrested

– The police have arrested six persons in connection with the robbery and murder in Hampshire, Corentyne Berbice on Monday night, which left 34 – year...

Four – year – old brutally raped by uncle

- A four year old nursery student of Somerset and Berks village on the Essequibo Coast was allegedly brutally raped by his 15...

Recent Articles

BREAKING: Ramjattan to be AFC’s PM candidate

Newly elected Leader of the Alliance For Change (AFC) party, Khemraj Ramjattan, today won a motion to be selected as the Prime Ministerial candidate...

Ramjattan elected AFC leader unopposed; Trotman is now Chairman 

Public Security Minister and incumbent Alliance For Change (AFC) Chairman, Khemraj Ramjattan, was earlier today elected unopposed as leader of his party, riding on...

Coalition govt brought sugar to its knees – Jagdeo

Addressing a commemoration ceremony for the Enmore Martyrs on Friday, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo told the gathering that the remembrance of the sacrifices made...

Jaipaul Sharma removed from Finance, now at Public Infrastructure Ministry

Junior Finance Minister Jaipaul Sharma has been removed from that ministry and will now be working under Public Infrastructure Minister David Patterson. In a statement...

Guyanese fisherman feared dead after thrown overboard

A Guyanese fisherman is now feared dead after he reportedly was thrown off a fishing vessel in neighbouring Suriname on Thursday. The man has been...

No criminal charges in SOCU’s Demerara Bridge feasibility study probe

The Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) has determined that there is no evidence that a criminal offence was committed in relation to the award...

Govt overrides Nagamootoo’s decision to reinstate Sherod Duncan

Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo’s authority to order the reinstatement of Sherod Duncan at the Guyana Chronicle was undermined by the APNU-faction of the coalition...

CANU says stepping up efforts to put dent in drug trade

The Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) on Thursday revealed that it has recorded a significant increase in the amount of cannabis seized in 2018 when...

LETTER: Is Dr Hinds advocating for a public service that is totally populated by...

Dear Editor, As I reflect on David Hinds’ letter to the press dated June 11, 2019, captioned “There is a difference between whistle-blowers and political...

Miner gets bail on sexual assault charge

A 46-year-old miner was on Thursday brought before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts charged for engaging in sexual intercourse with a woman without her consent...