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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Four men remanded for receiving stolen Flat Screens, DVD Players

Four men were today remanded to prison by Magistrate Judy Latchman charged with the offence of receiving stolen property. Twenty – one – year...

Three Venezuelans charged for illegal entry

Three Venezuelans were today fined $30,000 each or an alternative of three months in jail when they appeared before the Chief Magistrate charged...

Man remanded for robbery at Electronic Store

Twenty – nine - year old Dwayne Chance of Russel Street Charlestown, Georgetown appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry and pleaded not guilty to...

Guyana, Suriname to patrol Corentyne River

In an effort to tackle the issues of piracy and smuggling, Guyana and Suriname have agreed to jointly patrol the Corentyne River. This was...

Teenager crushed to death by Lorry

Nineteen - year - old Joiner, Melon Viveros of Spring Garden, Essequibo Coast lost his life early this morning, Wednesday September 12. According to...

Update: Surinamese remanded for murder of DJ Cheddie

A man was today remanded to prison when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry for the murder of popular DJ Sheldon Cheddie. Thirty –...

Murder of Biker: Police confirm suspect sighted in Suriname

Police Commissioner (ag) Leroy Brummel has confirmed that Randy Jagdeo, the prime suspect in the shooting to death of well known biker, Kirk Davis...

Man charged with murder of DJ Cheddie

The suspect in the fatal shooting of former slingerz Disk Jockey (DJ) Sheldon Cheddie, popularly known as DJ Cheddie, has been charged with murder...

West Dem. murder was a hit, four arrested – Police Commissioner

The murder of 27  - year - old Zulficar Gulzar Namdar appears to be a "hit", according to Commissioner of Police, Leroy Brummel. Namdar, popularly...

West Bank residents busted with cocaine

Some 360 Grams (1kilogram) of cocaine has been found in a Versailles, West Bank Demerara House, according to the police. The cocaine was discovered during...

Recent Articles

Higher standards needed for persons seeking to become teachers – BVI Minister

By: Davina Ramdass  As CARICOM embarks on an initiative to review existing teaching standards, a recommendation has been made for there to be a higher...

“Pepper spray saved my life” – survivor of Norton St. shooting

By: Kizzy Coleman For two years, she suffered severe beatings at the hands of a man she truly loved and wanted to please. She was battered...

AmCham Guyana says companies must be held accountable for damage to environment

The need for companies to make an effort to reduce their carbon footprint, observe health and safety policies, and be held accountable by the...

Guyana and Japan looking to further strengthen bilateral cooperation

Guyana and Japan are looking to further strengthen bilateral cooperation, particularly in the area of energy. This was highlighted on Wednesday morning when President David...

Opposition finds Alves, La Bennet as “unfavourable” candidates for GECOM Chair

The Opposition did not find favour with Attorney Kesaundra Alves and Justice Claudette La Bennet as nominees for the post of chairperson of the...

Stansted ‘disruptive passenger’: Woman faces £85,000 bill

(BBC) A woman who allegedly caused a flight to be diverted due to "extremely disruptive behaviour" has been given an £85,000 bill by an...

Antigua Government not willing to pay price Barbados wants for its LIAT shares

Prime Minister Gaston Browne has disclosed that the US$44 million price Barbados was asking for its LIAT shares was too steep, insisting that while...

Mechanic remanded for possession of high-powered weapon

A 32-year-old motorcycle mechanic was today remanded to prison for the illegal possession of a high-powered weapon. Devon Atkinson, known as “Wild Buck”, of Kitty,...

21-Y-O charged for robbing, shooting Kristian Jeffery

A 21-year-old resident of Alberttown, Georgetown was today charged for the shooting and robbing of motor racer, Kristian Jeffery who was attacked by a...

Top Cop signals intention to replace SOCU Head

Police Commissioner Leslie James has signaled the administration’s intention to replace Sydney James as the Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). “Later on,...