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Miner remanded for possession of 173 grams of cocaine, ammo

A gold miner of Rosemary Lane South Cummings Lodge, Georgetown, who was busted with a quantity of cocaine and ammunition, was on Thursday remanded...

PSC says Diamond Diagnostic Centre plagued with drug shortages, other issues

...plans to summon Public Health Minister Volda Lawrence to answer questions  A visit by members of the Parliamentary Sectoral Committee (PSC) on Social Services to...

Parika bed sheet murder: Accused shot at by police, manages to escape

The 28-year-old man who is wanted by police in connection with the murder of his reputed wife, Dhanwattie Ram, moments ago escaped from the...

TSU Constable charged with 2 counts of fraud, receives bail

A member of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) found himself before the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Thursday morning, to answer to multiple charges of...

Trump says Assad may have to step down after chemical attack

(AP) President Donald Trump is suggesting that Syrian President Bashar Assad may have to leave power after this week's chemical weapons attack. Speaking to reporters...

President meets with PAHO/WHO Representative

President David Granger was paid a courtesy call by Country Representative of Pan American Health Organisation/World Health Organisation (PAHO/WHO), Dr. William Adu-Krow at State...

Sir Viv knocks treatment of T20 stars

WEST Indies cricket icon Sir Vivian Richards has hit out at the administration of the game in the Caribbean, referring to the governing West...

Pakistan captain Misbah to retire after Windies Tests

(AFP) Pakistan’s most successful skipper Misbah-ul-Haq will retire after the upcoming Test series against the West Indies, he announced Thursday, ending months of speculation...

Girl found living with monkeys in Indian forest

(AP) Indian police are reviewing reports of missing children to try to identify a girl who was found living in a forest with a...

Police arrest cattle farmer with unlicenced firearm

A 56-year-old cattle farmer of Letter Kenny Village, Corentyne, Berbice was on Wednesday afternoon arrested with an unlicensed .32 Pistol and five (5) matching...

Recent Articles

Guyana’s COVID-19 cases climb to 152

The Ministry of Public Health today (Saturday, May 30, 2020) announced that two more confirmed COVID-19 cases were recorded, bring the country's total number...

Harmon’s outrageous claim of “electoral fraud” debunked

APNU/AFC's Elections Campaign Manager, Joseph Harmon, is continuing with his outrageous claims that “electoral fraud” was committed by the Peoples Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C)...

Tabulation for Region 7 completed; APNU/AFC still refusing to sign SOR certificates

The tabulation of ballots cast in the March 02 General and Regional Elections for Electoral District Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) was completed on Saturday afternoon and...

Sailor dies after falling overboard at wharf in Essequibo River

A 38-year-old sailor is now dead after he reportedly fell overboard at the Toolsie Persaud Quarry St Mary Wharf, Essequibo River, Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni) and drowned...

No complete lockdown being considered – Harmon

Chief Executive Officer of the National Covid-19 Task Force (NCTF), Joseph Harmon, has dismissed rumours of a complete lockdown of Guyana and is urging...

Regions 1, 7 reporting increased COVID-19 transmission

With the total number of confirmed cases in Guyana standing at 150, the Ministry of Public Health has reported that recent tests have shown...

78-Y-O man becomes Guyana’s 12th COVID-19 death

Guyana has recorded its 12th COVID-19 death. Caretaker Minister of Public Health Volda Lawrence this morning confirmed the 12th death in Guyana as a result...

9-Y-O girl & grandmother killed by fallen tree

A nine-year-old girl and her 54-year-old grandmother were killed after they were crushed by a fallen tree at Imbaimadai, Upper Mazaruni, Region Seven (Cuyuni...

Alexander working to undermine GECOM – PPP

See note from the Peoples Progressive Party: Vincent Alexander working to undermine GECOM & give credence to APNU+AFC’s false allegations Peoples Progressive Party/Civic·Friday, 29 May 2020: Vincent...

COVID-19: No new cases; 68% of positive cases from Region Four

The Ministry of Public Health today announced that there are no new cases of COVID-19 in the country, but of the 150 positive cases...