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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Update: Woodlands Hospital robbed of $1.1M, taxi driver in custody

Police have revealed that the Woodlands Hospital has been robbed of $1.1M in cash. According to the Police Public Relations Department, at around 9:00h today,...

Man shot in face during argument

The police have reported that during the wee hours this morning, Monday July 1, 29 – year – old Mahendra Persaud was shot in...

Two more killed in separate road accidents

According to the police, at about 17:30h yesterday Sunday June 30, Jerome Hackett, 60 years, of Phoenix Park, West Bank Demerara was driving his...

23 – Year – old killed by alleged drunk driver

Twenty – Three – year old Sunita Persaud died at the Georgetown Public Hospital yesterday, Sunday June 30, after she was struck down by...

Several injured in Sophia minibus accident

An accident this afternoon, Sunday June 30, has left several persons injured, as the bus they were traveling in, crashed in the vicinity of...

Update: Man found dead identified

The male found dead in a yard this morning, has been identified as Jaipaul Sampuran, 34 years, of Waterloo New Scheme, Bath Settlement, West...

Corentyne resident dies after falling off truck

At approximately 9:00h today, Saturday June 29, a man whom the police identified only as Gopaul, died after he fell off a truck. According to...

Woman shot during argument with male counterpart

The police are investigating the circumstances under which Ayana Henry was shot to her left thigh. According to the Police, at approximately 4:30h today, Saturday...

Unidentified male found dead

The police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a so far unidentified man of East Indian descent, whose body was found in...

Yarrow Dam resident charged with threatening language

Forty – Seven – year old Takur Seecharran of Lot 9 Yarrow dam appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry charged with threatening language. Seecharran pleaded...

Recent Articles

Baby found dead in tub

A nine-month-old baby was yesterday found dead in a tub at his D’Edward Village, Berbice home. Dead is Trevor Albert. His lifeless body was discovered...

22 year old arraigned for ‘White Boy’ murder

A 22-year-old labourer of Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara was earlier today arraigned, at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court, for the murder of 20-year-old...

$8.4B owed in taxes to City Hall

The Mayor and City Council (M&CC) on Monday revealed that some $8.4 billion, excluding accrued interest, is owed by taxpayers within the perimeter of...

Maduro proposes early National Assembly vote

Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro has proposed bringing forward next year's election for the opposition-controlled National Assembly. National Assembly President Juan Guaidó dismissed the proposal as...

Task Force established to restructure GFC

As Guyana moves towards a 'green' economy, Cabinet has approved the proposal for the restructuring of the Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC). As such, a Task...

“Gun Youth” gunned down in East La Penitence

An East La Penitence man was on Monday evening gunned down while walking on a dam in the area. The dead man has been identified...

CXC to consider petition for Mathematics resit following breaches

The Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) is to consider a petition call­ing for all stu­dents to re-sit the 2019 CSEC Maths ex­ams fol­low­ing se­ri­ous breach­es...

Handling pressure, not conditions, the challenge at the World Cup – Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli believes handling the pressure "is the most important thing in the World Cup and not necessarily the conditions". He said...

Guyanese killed after motorcycle slams into garbage truck in Queens NY

A Guyanese biker was on Monday evening killed while his friend is rendered critical after the motorcycle on which they were travelling slammed into...

Jailed MPs attend Spain parliament opening

Five Catalan separatist politicians - currently on trial accused of rebellion - have taken their seats in the Spanish parliament under discreet police...