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Georgetown, Guyana
Monday, August 19, 2019

Land Fraudster remanded to prison

 - A man suspected to have committed several scams in and around Georgetown was today remanded to prison for obtaining money under false pretense. 48-Year-old...

Suspect in murder of TSU rank remanded to prison, claims he was tortured by...

  - A man was today (September 27) remanded to prison for the murder of Tactical Services Unit (TSU) rank Michael Cumberbatch when he appeared...

Bagotville Resident is the latest victim of road fatality

 - A Bagotville, West Bank Demerara Resident is now dead following an accident at Stanley Town, West Bank Demerara (W.B.D) last evening (September 26). Dead...

51 year old woman charged for stealing milk

  - 51 year old Allison Daly of Charlestown, Georgetown on Thursday (September 26) appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court for stealing two tins of  fern-leaf milk. Daly...

Duo charged with causing death by dangerous driving

 - 19-year-old Nandeswar Persaud of Kitty, Georgetown and 33- year-old Cordel Bourne of E’ Field Sophia, appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates Court on Thursday (September 26)...

Taxi driver found with unlicensed gun, ammo; remanded to prison

- A man was today remanded to prison for possession of a gun and ammunition. Thirty – one - year Colwin Anderson; a taxi...

Duo granted bail for causing death by dangerous driving

- Two men appeared before Magistrate Ann Mc Lennan on Thursday, charged with causing death by dangerous driving. Forty – three - year old...

Pakistan quake death toll rises to 350

Islamabad, Pakistan (CNN) -- The death toll from the strong earthquake that struck southwestern Pakistan this week has risen to 350 as rescue workers...

Haiti victim says impunity for UN military rapists fuels sexual violence

By Rachel Belt Caribbean News Now Contributor PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (HCNN) -- A Haitian policewoman, who was the victim of a rape attempt from a UN soldier...

Elderly woman burnt to death in Berbice Fire, sister rescued

– A woman in her mid-80s was on Wednesday night (September 25) burnt to death in her Islington, East Berbice House, while her...

Recent Articles

“Mad rush” for land at Millie’s Hideout – Region 10 REO

As some 628 applications have been received for land at Millie’s Hideout, there continues to be a “mad rush” for land, Region 10 (Upper...

Jagdeo calls out Govt for poor public servants’ wages track record

…as Finance Minister says talks underway with unions While Finance Minister Winston Jordan has promised that public servants can look forward to salary increases over...

Construction worker found unconscious on roadway

A construction worker was on Saturday morning found in an unconscious state with several injuries about his body along the Washing Pond Public Road,...

Agriculture sector decline: Sugar sector procurement woes sign of mismanagement – Irfaan Ali

…rising costs a major disincentive for local producers The troubles documented in the sugar industry relating to procurement is a strong indicator of incompetence in...

Moruca man beaten to death during argument  

A miner was on Saturday evening beaten to death by another man during an argument at Kumaka Water Front, North West District (NWD). The...

Teen battling for life after being stabbed by knife-wielding bandit

A teenager is currently battling for his life at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after being stabbed...

Tickets on sale from Monday for CPL matches in Guyana

Tickets for the Guyana Amazon Warriors (GAW) home matches in the upcoming Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) tournament will be on sale from Monday,...

UK Govt denies Russian claim of military base construction in Guyana

Britain’s Defence Ministry on Friday denied the allegations that it was involved in a plot to overthrow the Venezuelan Government using a military base...

Bids received for upgrade of zoo

Guyana’s lone Zoological Park, located within the Botanical Gardens on Vlissengen Road, Georgetown, will soon be upgraded with bids in excess of $5 million...

Virgin Atlantic expresses interest in Guyana

United Kingdom-based Virgin Atlantic Airways is the newest airline to express interest in expanding its service to Georgetown, Guyana. This was revealed by Public Infrastructure...