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Saturday, August 18, 2018

SOCU responds to PPP’s request on Govt’s ‘procurement breach’, says matter now with Police

Following the announcement made by the People's Progressive Party (PPP) that it would be sending the report of the Public Procurement Commission (PPC) on...

Marijuana, improvised weapons among contraband unearthed at NA Prison

An early morning search of the New Amsterdam (NA) Prison by police and prison ranks on Saturday yielded five grams of marijuana, five cell...

‘Treat with teachers’ concerns as an urgent issue’- Opposition Leader

"I would urge the Government to treat with the concerns of teachers as an urgent issue and don’t drag them along in a never-ending...

Over 600 students recorded zero passes in 2018 CSEC exams

At the recent announcement of the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) results, the Education Ministry has disclosed that over 600 students recorded zero passes. This...

“Coalition Govt will not be intoxicated by oil” – President Granger

President David Granger on Friday said that “Guyanese can be assured that the Coalition Government will not be intoxicated by oil. It will manage...

Georgia town finds twin in Georgetown

The Georgetown Mayor and Councillors hosted a reception in honour of the visiting Mayor of Stonecrest, Georgia, Jason Larry as part of an initiative...

CPL 2018: Pollard’s ton ends 2-year drought as Stars defeat Tridents

A maiden T20 hundred from skipper Kieron Pollard at last propelled St Lucia Stars to a first Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) victory in...

Police Constable arraigned for Brazilian miner’s murder

The Police Constable, who on Saturday last, allegedly shot and killed a Brazilian miner at Puruni Backdam, Region Seven (7), was on Friday afternoon...

Father of 10 appears in Court for allegedly sharing obscene photos of wife

Desmond Simpson, 49, appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts after he was arraigned for sharing obscene photos of his wife on three occasions. The man’s...

14-yr-old among four charged with trafficking 22lbs cocaine

A 14-year-old boy, along with three other men, on Friday, appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts and stood before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan after...

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PNC/R Congress after party ends in multiple-vehicle collision

A social event held for the delegation of the 20th Biennial Congress of the People's National Congress Reform (PNC/R) at the Georgetown Club on...

Gold miner who claimed he was robbed among 5 in custody for unlicenced gun

A 33-year-old gold miner who claimed that he was robbed at Takatu Backdam, Puruni Main Road of a quantity of raw gold by a...

CPL 2018: In-form Amazon Warriors battle unbeaten Tallawahs tonight

After winning two of their three opening home games, Guyana Amazon Warriors will look to replicate their form on the road as they play...

Karasabai miner killed in mining pit accident- Police

Police are investigating the death of 26-year-old Neville Rodrigues, a miner of Karasabai Village, South Pakaraima who died on Friday at the Jawalla Health...

Man accused of several robbery under arms charges further remanded

Shamar Charles on Friday reappeared before a city magistrate to answer to four robbery under arms charges and was further remanded. The first charge alleged...

Top contenders spending “big” on PNC/R Congress campaign

…party denies using State resources By Michael Younge The top contenders for key positions within the People’s National Congress Reform (PNC/R) have been spending “big” and...

Dr Bumbum, Brazil cosmetic surgeon, charged with murder

BBC- A celebrity Brazilian cosmetic surgeon known as Dr Bumbum has been charged with murdering one of his patients. Dr Denis Furtado performed an operation...

Venezuelans rush to shop, fill tanks before monetary overhaul

CARACAS/MARACAIBO (Reuters) - Jittery Venezuelans on Friday rushed to shops and lined up at gas stations on concerns that a monetary overhaul to lop...

Surinamese hairdresser busted with cocaine, ecstasy at Berbice backtrack route- Police

A female Surinamese has been arrested on Saturday morning at NO 78 Foreshore, Corentyne, Berbice, after a search of her person and that of...

SOCU responds to PPP’s request on Govt’s ‘procurement breach’, says matter now with Police

Following the announcement made by the People's Progressive Party (PPP) that it would be sending the report of the Public Procurement Commission (PPC) on...