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CANU intercepts Mocha man with 559 Ecstasy pills

The Custom Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) on Wednesday evening intercepted a Mocha Arcadia, East Bank Demerara man with 559 Ecstasy pills weighing 219.7 grams. The suspect,...

Man nabbed with 1.1kg cocaine at Stabroek Market Square

An East Bank Demerara resident was on Wednesday evening nabbed with over one kilograms of cocaine in the vicinity of Stabroek Market Square by...

EC shopkeeper attacked, shot

A Bachelor’s Adventure, East Coast Demerara (ECD) shopkeeper is now nursing a gunshot injury to his left arm after he was attacked and shot...

India’s Prime Minister calls off visit to Guyana

The much anticipated visit to Guyana by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in December has been called off, sources have confirmed. Government had disclosed in...

GTU, Education Ministry to sign agreement next week

Although promised for this week, the Guyana Teachers Union (GTU) and the Education Ministry have not yet signed the agreement to end the teachers'...

9 homeless after fire razed West Berbice home

Nine persons are now homeless after a fire destroyed  their Lot 19 Number 40 Village West Coast Berbice home on Wednesday. The fire reportedly...

French Gov’t considering healthcare assistance for Guyana’s hinterland

Primary health care development in the hinterland regions is among other health-related issues being addressed by the Ministry of Public Health; and the government...

Jamaica women create history by qualifying for 2019 World Cup

Texas (CMC) – Jamaica became the first Caribbean nation to qualify for a senior Women’s World Cup by defeating Panama 4-2 on penalties to claim...

Remanded murder accused recaptured in Linden

Twenty-three-year-old remanded murder accused Travis Evans, who, on October 15 2018 escaped from the Lusignan, East Coast Demerara (ECD) Prison, was on Friday morning...

Guptill out of Pakistan series with calf injury

Martin Guptill had to be withdrawn from New Zealand's ODI and T20I squads to face Pakistan later this month owing to a left calf strain....

Recent Articles

EYEWITNESS: Paramount President…

…and GECOM Chair The Appellate Court just AFFIRMED President David Granger’s unilateral appointment of Justice James Patterson as Chairman of GECOM!! The backwards slide into...

Op-Ed: The years lost

Below is an opinion editorial done by Attorney-at-law, Member of Parliament and former Attorney General Mohabir Anil Nandlall: Last Thursday, The Court of Appeal of...

Cabinet approves Islamic Development Bank loan agreement

The Cabinet has approved a loan agreement signed by Minister of Finance, Winston Jordan with the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) for financing the Guyana...

Myers sworn-in as Deputy Chief Election Officer

Public and Social Policy Analyst, Roxanne Myers was on Friday sworn in as the new Deputy Chief Elections Officer (DCEO). Myers took the oath before...

Technical team meet to chart a way forward on prison issue – Min. Harmon

The Cabinet has been briefed, following the recent prison escape and unrest at the Lusignan Prison’s Holding Bay. During a post-Cabinet press briefing today, Minister...

US man ‘fought snakes’ to survive after falling down 100ft mineshaft

(BBC) An Arizona man has survived two days trapped alone in an abandoned mine shaft with rattlesnakes. He killed three of the snakes while waiting...

Former radio talk show host shot dead in Trinidad

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Scores dead in India as train hits crowd

More than 50 people have been killed and 200 hurt after a train ran into a crowd near Amritsar in India's northern Punjab state,...

Former GDF ranks implicated in rape/robbery granted bail

The two former ranks of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) who were accused of raping an Essequibo woman in the presence of her boyfriend...

CANU intercepts Mocha man with 559 Ecstasy pills

The Custom Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) on Wednesday evening intercepted a Mocha Arcadia, East Bank Demerara man with 559 Ecstasy pills weighing 219.7 grams. The suspect,...