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Sunday, September 22, 2019

New GRA boss warns officers against corrupt practices

Newly appointed Commissioner-General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) Godfrey Statia began his first few days on the job getting acquainted with staff at...

Bikini-clad Swedish policewoman ‘stops thief’

(BBC) A bikini-clad Swedish police officer has been praised for tackling a suspected thief while she was off-duty sunbathing with friends in Stockholm. Mikaela Kellner...

Prison officer placed on remand

A prison officer of 43 East Ruimveldt, Georgetown, was on Thursday placed on remand after appearing before Magistrate Leron Daly on three charges at...

Girl killed by zoo elephant

(CNN) A 7-year-old Moroccan girl has died after a zoo elephant threw a rock at her. Managers at the zoo in the capital of Rabat...

Over $265M to be spent on food for prisoners

Cabinet granted approval on Tuesday last to the award of several contracts for the procurement of food supplies for prisons across the country. The...

‘Bishop George was the very embodiment of his creed of service to others –...

Following is a message from the Private Sector Commission (PSC) on passing of Bishop Randolph George: The Chairman, Executives and Council of the Private...

USA name squad for match against CPL XI

Four uncapped players - Arjun Thyagarajan, Nisarg Patel, Usman Rafiq and Prashanth Nair - have been picked in a USA team that will play a Caribbean Premier League Invitational XI...

GRA investigating corruption allegations against officers

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) in a statement issued this morning said it has noted with concern a number of allegations and issues against...

Dassanayake shortlisted for USA coach

Former Sri Lanka cricketer Pubudu Dassanayake, who coached Nepal from 2011 to 2015, has been shortlisted as a finalist for the job of USA's head...

Bolt arrives in Rio to defend 100m, 200m titles

(CMC) Usain Bolt arrived in Rio, Brazil, late Wednesday night to begin final preparations for next month’s Olympic Games, where he will seek an...

Recent Articles

Pregnant woman severely beaten by husband

…refuses to press charges against abuser  A 33-year-old woman is nursing injuries at a Berbice hospital after she was severely beaten by her 24-year-old...

Death at Suddie Police Station:Taxi driver’s family sues State for over $100M

The family of dead taxi driver, Lalbachan Bachan, who died while in custody at the Suddie Police Station, Essequibo Coast, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam), is...

2 die in early morning fire at Vreed-en-Hoop

  Two persons were killed after a fire razed a Chinese Supermarket in the vicinity of New Road, Vreed-en-Hoop Junction, West Bank Demerara in the...

Speeding up Amerindian land titling among next PPP Govt measures – Ali

…to rehire 2000 dismissed CSOs, expand programme  …increased grants, access to education also on agenda People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Presidential Candidate Irfaan Ali has unveiled...

PPP rules out return to Parliament to cloak illegal Govt in legitimacy

…vows continued protests countrywide until President fixes election date …says Police taking political instructions The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) has ruled out returning to the...

Roger Khan detained at CID on murder allegations

Shaheed Roger Khan is being detained by police in Guyana on murder allegations. This is according to his lawyer, Glen Hanoman who spoke to reporters...

Roger Khan arrives in Guyana

Shaheed Roger Khan arrived in Guyana just before midnight on Friday at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport from the USA, where he had served...

GPA condemns attack on journalist by Leopold Street residents during protest

Journalist of Safetv2 Headlines News, Channel 2, Wendell Jeffrey was, on Wednesday, attacked and beaten by a group of protesters in Leopold Street, Georgetown,...

CPL 2019: Fundraising for Hurricane Dorian relief passes US$60,000.

The The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) has been working with their very supportive sponsors and commercial partners to raise funds to support the...

LETTER: The APNU/AFC coalition has brought Guyana into an unnecessary constitutional crisis

Dear Editor, In light of the decision and consequential orders of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) handed down in June this year, elections, as...