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Zeelugt residents protest for telephone services, better roads

– A number of residents from Zeelugt, East Bank Essequibo, staged a protest on Monday (February 17) for better roads and for their community...

Biker dies after crashing into utility pole

- An early morning accident has left one dead after he lost control of his motorcycle on the Clifton Public Road, Corentyne and...

Litterbug ordered to do 50 hours community service

- Thirty- eight - year-old Gavin Roach of Lot 44 Norton Street, Georgetown, was today ordered by Magistrate Geeta Chandan-Edmond to perform 50...

Activists protest against imprisonment of babysitter, say 5 year jail is draconian

By Kurt Campbell - Several human rights activist on Monday (February 17) lobbied the Guyana International Conference Centre (GICC) where a sitting of the...

Repeat offender remanded to prison for stealing Pig

- Calvin Francis of Princess Street, Lodge Georgetown, charged with simple larceny was refused bail by Chief Magistrate Priya Sewnarine-Beharry on Monday, February...

20 – Year – old stabbed to death

- At about 01:00h, today Monday February 17, Dinesh Harrylall, 20 years, of No. 11 Village, West Coast Berbice, was involved in an...

14 – Year – old runs away from home, mother pleads for her return

- Nicola Bollers is pleading with her teenage daughter to return home, without any fear. According to Bollers, 14 year old Shayans Freeman of...

Security Guard found dead at Nursery School, five arrested

- The Police are conducting investigations into the murder of Security Guard Kenneth Kanhai, 56 years, of Gangaram Settlement, East Canje, Berbice, whose...

Two in custody for robbery of Grove Fashion Store

- Two suspects are in police custody assisting with investigations into a robbery which took place sometime on Tuesday night (February 11) at...

18 – Year – old in custody for murder of Soesdyke Taxi Driver

- iNews has been reliably informed that an 18 - year - old male was late Sunday held for questioning in relation to...

Recent Articles

Linden men charged with armed robbery released on bail

Royston Thompson, 28, and Travis Hazel, 35, were each granted bail in the sum of $60,000 by Magistrate Faith McGusty on Wednesday when they...

Scotiabank to cease non-customer transactions

Scotiabank Guyana on Wednesday announced that it would no longer be facilitating transactions for non-customers commencing from June 8, 2020. The Bank notes that this...

Port Kaituma miner dies after being badly beaten

Police are investigating the murder of a miner, who was on Tuesday evening fatally beaten. Dead is David James of Port Kaituma, Region One (Barima-Waini). According...

Dr. Ramesh Sugrim discharged from Rehab Center in NY after recovering from COVID-19

Well-known Guyanese doctor, Ramesh Sugrim, has been discharged from a rehab center in New York after recovering from the coronavirus (COVID-19) disease. Sugrim, 66, of...

103-year-old Massachusetts woman beats coronavirus

Shelley Gunn describes her Polish grandmother, Jennie Stejna, as having a feisty spirit. Stejna certainly displayed that spirit as the 103-year-old woman recently...

2 critical after Rupert Craig Highway accident

Two women are said to be in a critical condition following an accident along the Rupert Craig Highway on Thursday morning. The accident involved a...

City receives $8M from PAHO for COVID-19 fight

The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) will provide approximately $8 Million (US$38,412) to aid the Georgetown City Council in its efforts to contain the...

Dr Ralph Gonsalves gives proposed Windies tour of England his blessing

Prime Minister of St Vincent and the Grenadines Dr Ralph Gonsalves has given the proposed West Indies tour of England in July his blessing...

Region 5 recount completed but APNU/AFC refuses to sign off

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) on Wednesday completed tabulating the votes for all the ballot boxes for electoral district Region Five (Mahaica/Berbice), but the...

PPP/C tells APNU/AFC: Respect the people who voted on March 2

Prime Ministerial Candidate of the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) Brigadier (rtd) Mark Phillips has blanked talks of "inclusive governance" being pushed by caretaker...