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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Fire of unknown origin destroys two buildings in Berbice

Investigations are presently ongoing into the circumstances surrounding a fire in the Number 70 Village, Berbice on Wednesday evening which completely destroyed two wooden...

6 months into 2nd financial year: Govt taps $6.4B from Treasury

The coalition A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC), six months into its second financial year, has already tapped the treasury another $6.3...

Female suspect in Rohee’s robbery turns self in, assisting Police with finding accomplices

Police are now one step closer in their investigation of the robbery/attack on the Lot 6 – 7 Ixora Avenue, Eccles, East Bank Demerara...

PPP Eid Message

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) extends greetings to our Muslim brothers and sisters on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha. Muslims observe this festival by way...

East Coast woman counting losses after early morning blaze

An early morning fire at Chateau Margot, East Coast Demerara, has left a mother of two counting her loses and being forced to make...

GAWU to take GuySuCo, NICIL to court over remainder of severance for 4,283 employees

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) has filed legal proceedings against the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) and the National Industrial and Commercial...

‘Front companies’ from Govt cronies being used to apply for oil licences- Opposition...

...calls for exploration blocs to be auctioned instead A worrying case of cronyism is currently evolving where relatives, friends and associates of Ministers and senior...

UPDATE: Miner killed as camp robbed in Black Water Backdam

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) has confirmed that the robbery which occurred in the mining camp in Black Water Backdam, Cuyuni River, by a...

New York Port Authority attack: Man held after Manhattan blast

(BBC) A man is being held after an attempted terror attack at New York City's main bus terminal, officials say. "Terrorists won't win," Mayor Bill...

Taxi Driver nabbed with illegal firearm

A 44-year-old taxi driver was Tuesday morning nabbed with an unlicensed revolver in his possession. Police Headquarters said the discovery was made by an Anti-Crime...

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...