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Friday, July 10, 2020

Several in custody for death of West Coast man

  By Leroy Smith - Following the arrest of the main suspect in the death of Mahendra Singh which the police are now treating as...

Recent suicide cases trigger another call for urgent action

- The Indian Arrival Committee (IAC) says it is deeply concerned over the recent incidents "whereby children died allegedly at the hands of...

Trio granted $350,000 bail for stealing from overseas based Guyanese

  – Three men charged with breaking and entering were ordered to post $350,000 bail each by Magistrate Faith McGusty on Wednesday, April 02. Twenty...

32 – Year – old charged with rape of 6 – year – old

- Thirty-two-year-old Clifton Anthony of Bagotstown, East Bank Demerara was charged for the rape of a 6 – year – old girl in...

Car jumps major road intersection, slams into Bus

– Several persons escaped serious injury this afternoon (Wednesday, April 02) after a car jumped a major road intersection at the corner of...

New Top Cop plans to fill vacant Commander posts

  By Leroy Smith - Police Commissioner (ag), Seelall Persaud has all intentions to fill the  vacancies which exist at the level of the commanders...

Man found dead after argument with friend

  - Investigations are being conducted into the circumstances surrounding the death of Mahendra Singh, 38 years, of Philadelphia, East Bank Essequibo. According to the...

Brazilian Mining Association accuses Home Affairs Ministry of delaying work permits

By Fareeza Haniff –The Brazilian Mining and General Association is accusing the Ministry of Home Affairs of stalling the issuance of work permits to over...

“I hoped to retire as a Deputy Commissioner”- Vyphuis

  By Leroy Smith   – Today, Wednesday April 02 will mark the end of the service of Assistant Commissioner of Police George Alexander Vyphuis in...

Four charged with robbery granted $150,000 bail

  - Four men charged with robbery with personal violence were ordered to post $150,000 bail each by Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry. Travis King, Akeem...

Recent Articles

Schenectady bans police head holds after controversial arrest of US-based Guyanese

 City police officers are now prohibited from placing their knee on a suspect’s head as a control hold and the department will boost de-escalation...

Trinidad and Tobago opposition calls for election observers

(Caribbean News Global) International election observation and monitoring is an important mechanism for ensuring election integrity, the United National Congress (UNC) asserted in its...

WHO Chief blasts ‘lack of leadership’ and calls for global unity as coronavirus cases...

(CNN) The director-general of the World Health Organization has condemned a "lack of leadership" in fighting the coronavirus pandemic and made an emotional plea...

Basil Williams incites Lowenfield to violate the law – PPP

PRESS STATEMENT BASIL WILLIAMS INCITES LOWENFIELD TO VIOLATE THE LAW It is an established fact that Attorney General Basil Williams has not won a singular case...

Brathwaite’s 65 puts West Indies, 159-3, closer to England’s total in 1st Test

West Indies stayed in control of the first test against England on Friday by reaching lunch on Day 3 at 159-3 to trail by...

Eyewitness: The morning after

…the foot fell The last time there was an expected momentous court decision in this elections outrage that’s been fuelled by the judicial antics of...

Authorities urge persons to wear face masks properly

Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Karen Gordon-Boyle is pleading with Guyanese to wear their face masks properly. "We continue to witness the misuse of the...

Guyanese fear of becoming infected with COVID-19 has decreased – DCMO

A survey conducted by the Ministry of Public Health in collaboration with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has found that Guyanese fears of...

142 Guyanese return on first repatriation flight from Canada

A total of 142 Guyanese returned home on Thursday via WestJet Airlines – the first repatriation flight for citizens who were stranded in Canada...

COVID-19 screening & testing unit set up at Aranka/Arangoy Landing

Persons living and working on the Aranka/Arangoy Landing, up the Cuyuni River in Region Seven, can now easily access COVID-19 screening and testing at...