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Thursday, February 20, 2020

Suspected bandit shot dead

– A suspected bandit was shot dead on Friday afternoon (October 18) by the police in the community of Mahaicony, Region 4. Information reaching...

Man shot after ‘playing around’ with police gun

– Fifty – year – old Morris Porter of Laluni Street, Queenstown is now a patient at the Georgetown Public Hospital after he...

Minibus slams into Ambulance

– A route 44 minibus smashed into an ambulance at corners of David and Irving streets on Friday, October 18. Fortunately, no one was...

Essequibo teen commits suicide by ingesting poison

- A 17 - year - old girl of New Road Village, Essequibo Coast ended her life in very tragic circumstances just after...

Update: Police confirm three dead in Coverden Smash up

– The Police Public Relations Department has confirmed that another person died in this morning’s accident in Coverden, East Bank Demerara, bringing the...

Update: Toddler, several others critical; Two dead in East Bank accident

– Several persons are in a critical condition including a two – year – old baby girl, while her father and another man...

Breaking News: Two dead in East Bank smash up

– iNews has confirmed that two persons are dead and several others are seriously injured as a result of an accident at Coverden,...

30 million people living as slaves around the world

Hong Kong (CNN) -- A new report claiming to be the most comprehensive look at global slavery says 30 million people are living as slaves...

Opposition’s posture on Nat’l Security is absurd – Dr. Luncheon

By Kurt Campbell  – Cabinet Secretary Dr. Roger Luncheon while pointing to the recently announced 5 percent increase Guyana has recorded for 2013 in serious...

Vendor accused of stabbing man with scissors

- A vendor was placed on $75,000 bail by Magistrate Faith Mc Gusty for the offense of wounding. Thirty – three – year old Stacy...

Recent Articles

Guyana now equipped to test for coronavirus

The National Public Health Laboratory at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) is now equipped to test persons for the deadly coronavirus. The announcement was...

Traffic Advisory for Mashramani Weekend

The Guyana Police Force wishes to advise members of the public that the following roads will be closed from 07:00h on Saturday, February 22,...

Police still to determine who fatally shot suspected bandit

One day after a suspected bandit was fatally shot during an attempted robbery, police are yet to identify the shooter. This is according to Commander...

Over $5M donated to help restore City Hall

With over one billion dollars needed to restore the dilapidated City Hall, the Georgetown Mayor and City Council (M&CC) has managed to garner some...

House collapses in Campbellville; no injuries

A two-storey wooden house located at First Street, Campbellville collapsed this morning, triggering concerns that the occupants were trapped inside. A woman and her son...

‘AK-47’ gang members charged over illegal gun, ammo

Six suspected gang members were on Monday last charged with the possession of firearm and ammunition without a licence. They have been remanded to prison...

Guyana lifts first million barrels of profit oil; GRA, GNBS oversee activity

Director of the Department of Energy, Dr. Mark Bynoe, yesterday morning, travelled to the Liza Destiny Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel to...

“Think about your future” – Phillips tells Disciplined Services

Prime Ministerial Candidate of the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C), Brigadier Retired Mark Phillips has delivered a message to the members of the Disciplined...

Dead bandit identified as Duncan Street resident

The bandit who was shot and killed earlier today on William Street, Campbellville, Georgetown was identified as 22-year-old Randy Bowen of Duncan Street, Georgetown. Based...

GPSU to represent GRA employees

The Guyana Revenue Authority earlier today signed a Collective Labour Agreement with the Guyana Public Service Union to offer a greater level of representation...