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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Fire Truck crashes in Diamond

A fire truck this afternoon, Wednesday July 31, ended up on its side following an accident in Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara. It is...

Home Affairs Ministry rejects APNU’s criticism of GFS

The Ministry of Home Affairs in a statement today rejected the criticism of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) in relation to Guyana’s Fire...

Three gold miners rescued

Commissioner of the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) Rickford Vieira has confirmed that three gold miners were rescued on Tuesday evening, after gone missing...

Taxi driver accused of stealing car mirrors granted bail

A taxi driver was today granted bail by Magistrate Judy Latchman today, after he was charged with the offenses of damage to property and...

Drug addict pleads guilty to beating father with glass bottle

Thirty – Seven – year old Brian Singh of Sheriff Street Campbellville Georgetown appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman charged with assault and abusive language. Singh...

Albertown resident accused of abusing sister – in – law

An Albertown man was today placed on $25,000 bail when he appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman to answer an abusive language charge. Forty – two...

Duo in gambling fight granted bail

Nineteen – year – old Chris Ramford of Leopole Street Georgetown today appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman, charged with assault. It is alleged that on...

Carpenter charged with assault, remanded to prison

A carpenter was today remanded to prison when he appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman charged with three counts of assault. Twenty – Seven - year...

Man remanded to prison for allegedly chopping nephew

Edmond Bellarmine, 30 years of Micorbie Village Potaro River made his first court appearance before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry and pleaded not guilty to...

Bartica resident charged with possession of marijuana

Forty – Five - year old Kamal Khan of Bartica appeared before Magistrate Priya Beharry, charged with the offense of possession of narcotics. He pleaded...

Recent Articles

Fire guts Good Hope house, furniture workshop

An early morning fire has left an East Coast Demerara (ECD) family counting their losses as their home and furniture workshop were completely destroyed. The...

Hero CPL 2019: Guyana to host double-header playoff

Cricket fans in Guyana will get a special treat as the double-header playoff matches for the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) has been...

Loan write off, free tertiary education for all Guyanese – Ali

As the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) rolls out aspects of its manifesto for the upcoming elections, Presidential Candidate Irfaan Ali continues to highlight specific...

CPL 2019: Andre Russell’s scans clear after blow to helmet

Andre Russell was stretchered off the ground by medical staff after a blow to his helmet in the first innings of Jamaica Tallawahs' clash...

GPL says “not proud” of the situation customers face

Acknowledging that it continues to struggle to maintain its generating systems, the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) today admitted that it is not...

Labourer jailed for trafficking over 7lbs of marijuana

Thirty-year-old Dennis Nunes, who was earlier this year charged for trafficking almost eight pounds of marijuana, will now spend the next three years and...

Mechanic jailed for 18 months for wounding co-worker during argument over money

A 26-year-old mechanic, who is accused of maliciously wounding his co-worker over money, was on Friday, hauled before the Georgetown Magistrates' Courts to answer...

Govt assures ‘Safe City’ project will not breach privacy rights

The Guyana Government is assuring the public that its Safe City System will not infringe upon an individual's right to privacy. See statement from Ministry...

Special needs school for Bartica

Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni), more so its township Bartica, is slated to house the hinterland’s first special education needs school. According to the Department of Public...

Plaisance teen stabbed to death

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 15-year-old lad of Plaisance, East Coast Demerara (ECD). The incident occurred at around 16:00hrs on...