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Thursday, January 23, 2020

NOC mulls ‘lock-down’ of criminally oriented children

By Kurt Campbell – Youth and Culture Minister Dr. Frank Anthony announced on Friday (January 3) that consideration is being given to restructuring the...

Bloodied body of male found in Liliendaal

– The bloodied remains of a man of African descent was found just after noon on Friday (January 3) at Liliendaal, East Coast...

17 – Year – old battles for life after attempting suicide

- Seventeen - Year - old teenager Rico Persaud of Walton Hall, Essequibo Coast has ingested a quantity of deadly poison and is...

Three shot during brawl at ‘Ghetto Flex Bar’

-  At about 01: 45h today Friday January 03, Andy Bharrat, 39 years, of Albouys Street, Albouystown, became involved in an argument with a...

Special programmes to be organized for young drivers to curb road accidents

- In response to a public outcry on road accidents, fatalities and traffic congestion, as well as based on its own concerns, the...

Smuggling of Guns, Ammo in Prisons is an attempt to create mayhem – Home...

- The Ministry of Home Affairs has been informed by the Prison Authorities of an attempt by persons bent on derailing Law and...

Men’s Affairs Bureau continues to spread awareness on domestic violence

– With the aim of tackling the scourge of violence in Guyana, the Men’s Affairs Bureau (MAB) continues to work with a number of...

Candlelight Vigil held for Chief Librarian

- Workers of the National Library, family members, friends and personnel of the Ministry of Education have gathered at the corners of New...

Rum producing giant DDL against alcohol abuse – Chairman

By Kurt Campbell - Newly appointed Chairman of local rum producing giant, Demerara Distillers Limited (DDL) Komal Samaroo, during his symbolic installation on Thursday...

Man remanded for beating pregnant wife who refuses to give evidence against him

- An unemployed man of McDoom Public Road was refused bail by Magistrate Faith McGusty for assaulting his pregnant reputed wife The 32- year...

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A 15-year-old student of the Linden Foundation Secondary School is battling for her life after being stabbed by a fellow colleague. INews understands that several...

Carnegie re-opens Hibiscus Training Restaurant

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Joint Services preparing for elections

Members of the Joint Services on Wednesday participated in one of a series of training activities, in preparation for Regional and General Elections. A Study...

4 charged with murder of Strathspey pensioner

Four men were today charged with the capital offence of murder in relation to the death of a 72-year-old man, who was badly beaten...

91,000 changes to RLE legal – GECOM

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has responded to concerns raised by members of the public regarding the 91,000 changes being made to the Revised...

Citizens Bank invested $629M in local agriculture

Chairman of Citizens Bank Limited, Clifford Reis, on Tuesday said that the commercial institution has invested over $600 million into the local agriculture sector...

PAHO/WHO to brief nation on deadly coronavirus

The Pan American Health Organisation/World Health Organisation country office in Guyana will host soon to brief the Guyanese public on the deadly coronavirus. Cases...

EU deploys election observation mission to Guyana

In response to an invitation by President of Guyana David Granger, the European Union has decided to deploy an Election Observation Mission to observe...

Cattle farmers stranded after leases to lands revoked

The Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) and the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) are coming in for harsh criticism after a group of farmers on...

Pomeroon men freed of 2016 manslaughter charge

Lennox Baharally, 36, and Rondell Edwards, 21, both boat builders, exited the Suddie High Court as free men on Wednesday after a no-case submission...