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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

UPDATE: Gunman injured in ‘Fuzzy’ Variety Store robbery, Customer shot dead

Police last evening Monday July 15, identified one of the gunmen who attempted to rob 'Fuzzy' Variety Store at Arapaima Street, Guyhoc Park, as...

Breaking News: Man shot dead in robbery

A man identified as Heron Dennis was shot dead this evening, Monday July 15, following a robbery in Guyhoc Park. At the time of his...

Man accused of cuffing his mother to the mouth granted bail

Dellon Henry of Durban Street Georgetown made his first court appearance before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry to answer the charge of assault; which he...

Security Guard placed on bond to keep the peace

A Security Guard appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry charged with assault. Roland Kumar of West Ruimveldt Georgetown pleaded not guilty to the offence which...

Man granted bail on assault, damage to property charges

Thirty - three - year old Richard Lashley Bobb of Sheriff Street Georgetown appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya Berharry to answer the charge of...

Friendship resident remanded for gun, ammo possession

Thirty two year old Neon Herod of Friendship East Coast Demerara was today remanded to prison when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry...

Aircraft crash lands in Matthew’s Ridge

Confirmed information just reaching iNews stated that an Air Services Caravan Aircraft crash landed this morning at Matthew's Ridge, Region One, as it prepared...

Unlicensed firearm found, three in custody

The police have reported that at about 04:00 today Sunday July 14, ranks of a mobile police patrol recovered  an unlicensed .32 pistol with...

Three arrested in connection with marijuana find

At about 17:30 hrs  yesterday Saturday July 13, ranks of a police mobile patrol stopped and searched a mini-bus at Ithaca, WBB, during which...

Tuschen man dies in motorcycle accident

The police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred at about 17:15h yesterday, Saturday July 13 on the Parika Public Road, East Bank Essequibo. Dead...

Recent Articles

Minister Keith Scott’s bodyguard shot during attempted robbery

Junior Minister of Social Protection Keith Scott's bodyguard was this morning shot during an attempted robbery. The incident occurred at around 06:30hrs at Market Street,...

CPL tickets now on sale

Guyanese Cricket fans today ensured that they would not miss out on the action at this year’s Biggest Party in Sport, as they copped...

Soesdyke man to face High Court trial for alleged murder of teen

Twenty-two-year-old Rickland Bovell of Swan Village, Linden/Soesdyke Highway, was committed to stand High Court trial for the murder of David Toney, 18, during an...

Berbice biker dies after crashing into pedestrian

A 24-year-old man of Bath Settlement Village lost his life following an accident last night at the Number 40 Village Public Road, West Coast...

Guyana’s Rajendra Chandrika stars in Canada with impressive century

Former West Indies batsman Rajendra Chandrika recently slammed a brilliant century for Vikings Cricket Club in the 2019 Toronto and District Cricket Association’s ‘Super9’...

LETTER: GECOM should stop this charade and move into elections mode

Dear Editor, The rule of law is the foundation upon which modern civilisation rests. In its absence, anarchy prevails! Dictators are born when those in authority...

UK Govt says freedom of movement ‘will end’ after Brexit

(BBC) The UK government has said rules allowing EU nationals to live and work freely in the UK will end in the event of...

Govt taxation strangles struggling economy – Ali

… cites higher income and trade taxes Despite an economy in which the traditional productive sectors have struggled, the 2019 Mid-year report shows that tax...

NIS in $748.4M half year deficit

– loss of more than 20,000 jobs major contributing factor As a result of more than 20,000 persons from various sectors including the sugar industry...

British envoy urges Chevening scholars to return and serve their country

Eleven Guyanese will soon be departing Guyana’s shores for studies in the United Kingdom (UK) after they were selected for the Chevening scholarship this...