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Thursday, August 22, 2019

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...

Minibus conductor charged for beating driver

Thirty – one - year old Rene Scott, a bus conductor was fined $20,000 for two offences when he appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman...

Man charged for cuffing girlfriend in face over telephone call

A man was placed before Magistrate Judy Latchman today for assault causing actual bodily harm charge.  Thirty – seven - year old Ryan Shepherd...

Man found dead in Arimu

A man of Amerindian decent was reportedly found dead early this morning with a wound to his body. According to the police the discovery...

Recent Articles

“We are quite alarmed” – Trotman on Amazon fires

Guyana’s Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman has expressed grave concerns over the record rate at which fires have been affecting the Amazon Rainforest in...

Man remanded for stabbing ex-girlfriend and her new beau

A 48-year-old man, who stabbed his ex-girlfriend and her new companion, was today remanded to prison. Gilbert Thomas of Hururu Mission, Upper Berbice River, was...

Elections can be held by late October – Jagdeo

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) believes a date in late October is more reasonable for the hosting of early General and Regional Elections. This timeline...

Barbados to abolish immigration/customs forms

(CMC) — Passengers arriving at the Grantley Adams International Airport here will no longer be required to fill out immigration/customs forms, also known as...

Valmiki College for Business and Technology launched

Guyana’s newest tertiary educational institution, the Valmiki College for business and technology, was declared open today as the non-profit institution is now expanded to...

President Granger attends viewing of late Presidential Guard

President David Granger, on Thursday morning, attended the viewing of the body of the late Constable Winston Cooper, former member of the Presidential Guard,...

Civil society group protests again for Govt to respect Guyana’s Constitution

A few members of civil society have staged another protesting, calling on the government to respect the country's constitution. Last week, just a handful of...

FFTP donates 100 beds to public health sector

The local public health sector has received a tremendous boost with the donation of 100 hundred beds from the Food For The Poor Guyana...

‘City Hall cash-strapped’ – Mayor urges residents to settle outstanding rates and taxes

Mayor of Georgetown, Ubraj Narine is appealing to residents in the capital city to pay their rates and taxes so that City Hall, which...

GECOM hopes to advise President “soon” on elections

Even after meeting for a second time since the new Chairperson was appointed, the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) is yet to decide on how...