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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...

U.S probing another VISA racket at Georgetown Embassy

The United States (US) is investigating another visa racket, which allegedly involves a Consular Officer. In a statement issued by the United States Embassy in...

Brazilian gunned down, Guyanese injured during robbery

According to information received, a Brazilian man was today shot to death and a Guyanese severely injured, during a robbery. Information reaching iNews stated that...

Recent Articles

513 complaints made against police in 2018

Some 513 complaints were made against members of the Guyana Police Force last year, according to the Police Complaints Authority Chairman, Justice William Ramlall. The...

Linden Mayor urges constables to be gatekeepers of town

Linden Mayor, Waneka Arrindell has urged members of the Linden Town Constabulary to understand their roles and to be gatekeepers of the town, as...

US Embassy thanks local agencies over extradition of Troy Thomas

The US Embassy in Guyana has thanked several local agencies for their cooperation in having murder accused Troy Anthony Thomas extradited. He is expected to...

Nappi farmer gets 9 years for killing friend

Martin Salvadore, 54, today pleaded guilty to the lesser count of manslaughter when he appeared before Justice Navindra Singh at the Georgetown High Court...

Guyanese man wanted for murder in US extradited

Troy Anthony Thomas, a Guyanese man wanted for murder in the United States of America, has been extradited. Prisons Director Gladwin Samuels confirmed that he...

Over 50% of businesses violate consumer laws – CAU

Some 50% of businesses are violating consumer laws, according to the Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC). This is according to findings from a countrywide...

Former Minister calls for probe in CJIA expansion project

Former Public Works Minister under the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C), Robeson Benn, has supported calls for “a full-fledged public investigation” into the controversial Cheddi...

Africanised bees bother Diamond residents

Some residents of Diamond New Housing Scheme are complaining of the prevalence of Africanised bees in the area and the inaction of the Neighbourhood...

Essequibo Coast tomb raided; skeletal remains missing

The tomb of a woman buried in 1994 has been raided and her skeletal remains are missing. The discovery was made a few days ago...

First Lady takes ICT training to Bina Hill Institute

First Lady Sandra Granger on Tuesday morning said that she was pleased to launch the nationally certified programme, the Information and Communication Technology workshop,...