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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

BREAKING: Armed bandits kill Parika businessman

A popular fuel dealer from Parika, East Bank Essequibo was, earlier tonight, shot and killed by armed bandits as the spiraling crime wave continues...

In memory of the Lusignan massacre victims…Inter-faith service planned to observe 8th anniversary

The Indian Action Committee (IAC) today said it will be holding an inter-faith service on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 in commemoration of the eighth...

Amaila Falls only realistic path for Guyana – Norway report

…only way for Govt to fulfil its LCDS commitment to UN The independent assessment of the Amaila Falls Hydropower Project (AFHP) has revealed that the...

Traffic ranks “not permitted to take away persons documents” -Traffic Chief

Twenty-two police officers fresh out of Police College, will spend an additional two weeks in training before becoming full-fledged traffic officers. Traffic Chief Deon Moore...

Father seeking assistance to raise G$50M for daughter’s life-saving operation

Thirteen-year-old Mikelle Brutus was diagnosed with a brain tumour that is progressively paralysing her body and without the G$50 million treatment required, her situation...

Private Sector minimum wage increased from $35,000 to $44,200 per month

Effective January 1 2017, private sector employees will benefit from a 26 per cent increase in their salaries as their minimum wage has officially...

 39,000 Guyanese applied for U.S. visas in 2015 – Ambassador

…over 4,900 persons granted permanent resident status   The boom in Guyana’s economy over the past years has been touted as one of the reasons for...

Massy Stores Supermarket opens in Guyana

Massy Stores today opened its first supermarket in Guyana.  The supermarket which is located at New Providence just behind the National Stadium, is the...

Woman busted smuggling lover out of prison in suitcase

(Taken from the New York Post) Love definitely didn’t set this Venezuelan woman free! Antonieta Robles Saouda, 25, was arrested after she tried to break her...

DPP to formally apply for Bisram’s extradition

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Shalimar Ali-Hack is expected to formally write the judicial office in New York, United States to have murder...

Recent Articles

Cop among four charged for gold heist at Matthews Ridge

Baldeo Francis, 37; Ramesh Singh, 45; Leon Campbell, 26; and Kurt Nedd, 27 were today charged in connection with the gold heist committed at...

Guyanese dominate Digicel Youth Pan Caribbean Film Competition

The Digicel Youth Pan Caribbean Film Competition, as part of the inaugural Turks and Caicos International Film Festival, announced the winners of the competition. Open...

Govt “disappointed” over dismissal of over 300 workers by Troy Resources

Minister of Natural Resources Raphael Trotman on Tuesday said he is “disappointed” in the decision of Australian-based Troy Resources to dismiss over 300 employees. “We’re...

Taxi driver accused of raping 12-yr-old girl to face High Court trial

Neville Thomas, a taxi driver attached to a popular Georgetown taxi service, was on Monday committed to stand trial at the Demerara High Court...

Golden Jaguars through to 2021 Gold Cup qualifiers after 1-1 draw against Reggae Boyz

The Golden Jaguars wrapped up their CONCACAF Nations League campaign with a 1-1 draw against the Reggae Boyz at the Montego Bay Sports Complex...

Sophia man to spend 17 years behind bars for killing brother in 2016

A man who fatally stabbed his brother during an argument back in 2016 on Monday confessed to the unlawful killing when he made his...

Settlement of matters outside court, lack of public cooperation among challenges facing GPF –...

Persons settling matters outside of the courtroom coupled with the failure and/or reluctance of the public to aid the police in securing CCTV footage...

CARICOM reiterates position on Venezuela

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) grouping has reiterated its commitment to finding a peaceful solution to the political and...

Stafanie Taylor, Deandra Dottin become first West Indies players to join women’s Hundred

Stafanie Taylor and Deandra Dottin have become the first West Indies players to sign up for the women's Hundred, joining Australians Jess Jonassen and...

Ex-GDF rank gets life sentence for murdering uncle

After being found guilty for the brutal murder of his uncle back in 2017, 29-year-old Dwayne Tappin was on Monday handed a life sentence...