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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Third suspect charged with Multiplex Mall owner’s murder

The third suspect in the murder of Regent Multiplex Mall owner Ganesh 'Boyo' Ramlall was today remanded to prison after being arraigned for the...

Witness claims no attempt was made by Prison authorities to save inmates during deadly...

The first witness who was called to the stand today by the Commission of Inquiry (CoI) into the deadly rioting at the Camp Street...

German Embassy to host 50th Independence Anniversary Reception

President David Granger, this morning, met with Germany’s Ambassador to Guyana, His Excellency Lutz Hermann Gorgens, at the Ministry of the Presidency, during which...

Trent University offers to assist Guyana with forensic testing

The Administration of the Trent University of Canada has expressed its willingness to collaborate with Guyana in offering assistance in relation to forensic testing,...

Broadcast Authority engages stakeholders

In an effort to foster cordial relations and partnerships between broadcasters and the Board of the Guyana National Broadcasting Authority (GNBA), an interactive session...

House approves motion for Guyana to become IPU member

The National Assembly today unanimously agreed via a motion for Guyana to become a member of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), a move that pre-dates...

Ramdhani reaches quarter-finals of U-19 Int’l badminton tourney

National junior and senior badminton champion, Narayan Ramdhani, blasted his way into the quarterfinals of the 11 Peru Under-19 Junior International World Ranking Tournament...

Young Chanderpaul credits hard work for his improvement

By Akeem Greene Opening batsman of the Golden Jaguars, Tagenarine Chanderpaul prior to the team’s departure for Antigua and Barbuda, expressed his pleasure in the...

Husband confesses to hacking wife to death – Source

Justice is one step closer to being served in the case of Indrawattie Somwar called ‘Sharda’ whose husband has reportedly confessed to brutally hacking...

Schools’ Regional Science, Mathematics and Technology Fair kicks off today

The Auditorium of Queens College shone brighter than usual on this morning as schools came out in their numbers to showcase scientific pieces in this...

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Deadly landslide hits Colombian town

At least 17 people have been killed by a landslide on Sunday in south-western Colombia, officials say. Five others were injured and several houses destroyed...

Billionaire brother “arrested in Algeria”

Four billionaire brothers with links to ousted Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika have been detained by police, state TV reports. They are being held over...

Sri Lanka attacks “linked to foreign network”

A wave of bombings that killed 290 people in Sri Lanka on Sunday was carried out with the support of an international network, officials...

Previous attempts to audit UG’s finances faced staunch resistance – auditor

The announcement that an audit will be conducted into the University of Guyana (UG) is a welcome one for anti-corruption advocate Christopher Ram, who...

Uncle in custody for allegedly raping 8-year-old niece

A 49-year-old man was taken into custody for allegedly raping his 8-year-old niece who was left in his care by her mother. The incident...

Miner executed, another allegedly abducted

One man was reportedly executed while another was allegedly abducted on Sunday evening following an incident at a mining community in Region Seven (Cuyuni...

$1.5B lost to paddy bug infestation in Region 6

…farmers forced to dump paddy Seventeen Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) rice farmers have been forced to dump their paddy after it was rejected by...

Mother of 3 killed, family injured after being struck by overtaking truck

A mother of three was on Sunday evening killed while husband and three children sustained injures after they were struck down by a truck...

Miner arrested for rape of 11-year-old

…found with gun, ammo A 27-year-old miner is now in Police custody after he was arrested for the rape of an underage female and was...

Man dies after being pinned under tractor

A 38-year-old man is now dead after being pinned down in a trench when he allegedly lost control of a tractor he was operating. ...