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Wednesday, April 8, 2020

We will ensure elected officials respond to the needs of everyone – Jagdeo

Opposition Leader and Former President, Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo said the massive victory that was secured at the recently concluded Local Government Elections (LGE) confirms...

CCJ upholds High Court ruling on fraudulent titles

...Mahaicony, ECD land dispute The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) on Wednesday upheld a High Court decision that two titles for land at Mahaicony, Region...

Court action likely over unpaid severance – Union

Hundreds of sugar workers remain without their severance payments despite having been promised to receive it since December 2016. If the matter is not resolved...

Trio accused of murdering Rubis employee for High Court trial

The three men who were detained for the murder of Jason Cort were on Tuesday arraigned before City Magistrate Judy Latchman and sentenced to...

‘We want food!’ Looting and riots rock Venezuela daily

CARACAS,  (Reuters) – A young woman faints in the heat as hundreds fight for pasta, screaming they are hungry. Slum-dwellers and armed gangs wait...

Exxon profit nearly doubles, but falls short of expectations

(Reuters) Exxon Mobil Corp, the world’s largest publicly traded oil producer, said today its quarterly profit nearly doubled on surging margins at its operations outside...

Sheriff Nightclub fire: Arson suspected

Arson is suspected to be the reason behind the fire which destroyed a part of the former popular “Sheriff Nightclub” on Wednesday, last, as...

Rose Ramdehol partners with Hero Motorcycles for exclusive distribution

Local automotive dealers Rose Ramdehol will now be the exclusive distributors of Hero Motorcycles in Guyana and the English speaking Caribbean. This partnership was...

Mother fined $100,000 for abandoning child

A mother, who on Tuesday appeared before Magistrate Faith McGusty charged with endangering her infant, was ordered to pay a fine of $100,000 or...

Alastair Cook finishes as he started with emotional Oval hundred

Alastair Cook had passed 20 the afternoon before, so finishing with 12,345 runs was out of the question. A shame for members of the...

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Bandit shot during attempted robbery at Campbellville

A bandit has been shot and is now in police custody following an attempted robbery at Seaforth Street, Campbellville, Georgetown. INews understands that another perpetrator...

Giftland aiding COVID-19 fight with donation of 20 cases of gloves to GPHC

The FoodMaxx Supermarket, a member of the Giftland Group of Companies, today, donated two thousand, eight hundred and eighty (2,880) pairs of gloves to...

Way cleared for private labs in T&T to start testing for COVID-19; Guyana yet...

Private medical laboratories across Trinidad and Tobago are now being encouraged to begin performing tests for the coronavirus (COVID-19), but Guyana, with daily rising...

BREAKING: Guyana’s COVID-19 cases climb to 33

There are now 33 cases of COVID-19 in Guyana, authorities have announced. The country has also recorded its fifth COVID-19 death. The total number of persons...

Corentyne man dies after bitten during fight with employee

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man who died after being bitten during a fight with one of his employees. Dead...

Patient who showed up with coronavirus symptoms at Mackenzie Hospital transferred to GPHC

The Linden Hospital Complex (LHC) has confirmed that a patient showed up at the Mackenzie Hospital yesterday (Monday) where he demonstrated several respiratory symptoms....

Hotline and ‘safe space’ set up for victims of domestic violence during ‘lockdown’

As Guyanese join the rest of the world in sheltering at home to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, a hotline and safe...

Tourism sector takes beating; several businesses likely to close doors if no financial support...

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to take a heavy toll on the tourism sector worldwide, Guyana is likely to lose $100 billion this year...

PPP continues countrywide distribution of face masks to contain spread of coronavirus

Presidential Candidate of the People’s Progressive Party/Civic, Dr Irfaan Ali, is leading a team persons to distribute thousands of face masks and other essential...

Calls being made for Mingo, Myers to play no part in elections recount

Now that the Appellate Court has cleared the way for the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to go ahead with the recount of all ballots...