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Sunday, July 21, 2019

Guyoil announces increase in fuel prices

The Guyana Oil Company (Guyoil) has announced that acquisition costs for fuel have been going up, which from all indications may continue its upward path. The...

Use Holy Month of Ramadan to reach out to less fortunate – PPP urges

The People's Progressive Party (PPP) has issued the following statement in observance of the Holy month of Ramadan: The People's Progressive Party (PPP) joins with...

Early morning accident at Goed Fortuin leaves one dead

Police say investigations are being conducted into yet another fatal accident which occurred at Goed Fortuin Public Road, West Bank Demerara (WBD), about 04:05 hrs...

Linden biker dies after crashing into car

Investigations are being conducted into a fatal accident which occurred about 23:46 hrs on Friday June 3, 2016, on the Amelia’s Ward Public Road, Linden, which...

Obama says Ali shook up the world and left it better off

(AP) President Barack Obama, who keeps a pair of boxing gloves worn by Muhammad Ali in his private study off the Oval Office, said...

Golden Jaguars clash with USVI in must-win encounter

Guyana’s Golden Jaguars will face-off against the US Virgin Island (USVI) in their final 2nd round match of the Caribbean Football Union Scotia Bank,...

De Villiers blames end-overs batting for defeat

(ESPN Cricinfo) AB de Villiers has identified the last 10 to 12 overs of South Africa's innings as the period of play that cost...

Simmons hails Narine’s ‘grit and determination’

(ESPN Cricinfo)  Kieron Pollard and Sunil Narine were controversial inclusions in West Indies' squad for the ODI tri-series. They had not played international cricket...

Negligence caused teen miner’s death – Minister Broomes

Having being given the responsibility to determine the cause of death of Ramold Williams, 18, a miner killed on Sunday last, after a mine...

Teen waitress remains in critical condition at GPHC – bullet still lodged in...

The 16-year-old waitress who was shot during a failed robbery at a Chinese Restaurant last month is still hospitalised and awaiting surgery to have...

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Jagdeo writes Granger to resign, call elections

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has written President David Granger calling on him and his caretaker Coalition Cabinet to resign and announce a date for...

Butcher shot after being ambushed by 3 gunmen

A Berbice butcher is now nursing a gunshot wound to his left foot after he was ambushed by three masked gun-men this morning (Saturday,...

President off to Cuba for medical evaluation

President David Granger left Guyana this morning (Saturday, July 20, 2019) for the Republic of Cuba to undergo medical check-up. He is accompanied by First...

Althea Padmore is acting head of SOCU

The Guyana Police Force moments ago announced that Althea Padmore will be the acting Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). The Police...

Fisherman beaten to death, brother hospitalised

A fisherman was on Thursday evening beaten to death while his brother was admitted a patient at the West Demerara Regional Hospital (WDRH) in...

PPP mulls legal action against GECOM’s CEO over breach of Guyana’s Constitution

The Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) is contemplating approaching the court to prevent GECOM from going ahead with house-to-house registration, an activity which is...

Eccles man charged for attempting to kill girlfriend

A 32-year-old man was today placed on remand for attempting to kill his girlfriend. Trayon Parks of Old Road, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) was...

Clothes vendor gets 2 years for snatching gold band

A 27-year-old clothes vendor of Diamond Housing Scheme, East Bank Demerara, was on Friday sentenced to two years imprisonment after admitting to a simple...

Vendor charged for allegedly attempting to kill girlfriend

Less than one year after being implicated in a $22 million jewellery heist, 32-year-old Trayon Parks reappeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts earlier today,...

PNC/R supports GECOM’s defiance of Guyana Constitution, CCJ orders

The People’s National Congress Reform (PNC/R) – the largest party of the coalition government –is supporting the move by the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM)...