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Monday, January 20, 2020

WICB defends plans to impose 20 percent levy on T20 stars

(CMC) The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has defended its decision to impose a 20 percent levy on the contract fees of its T20...

Mahadeo, Gonsalves top GTM Fitness Games Challenge

Dillon Mahadeo, who continues to be in the limelight for fitness in Guyana and upcoming power lifting enthusiast Romario Gonsalves were among the top...

Cops still to arrest suspect in money changer shooting

As investigations continue into the shooting of a money changer at the Water Street Popeyes Fast Food outlet on Sunday afternoon, the Police are...

Cash strapped City Council offers amnesty on interest to recover $22B in property rates

The Mayor and City Council in a desperate bid to rake in revenues so that it can continue to function, has announced that it...

T&T couple gunned down

(Trinidad Guardian) While their neighbours celebrated two weddings in their community, a Felicity couple suffered a tragic end after being gunned down upon returning...

WICB moves to levy 20% of contract fees from T20 stars

(CMC) — The Federation of International Cricketers’ Association (FICA) has announced its opposition to an unprecedented move by the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB)...

Mother of two traumatized after knife point robbery

Wife of current coach of the National Cricket Team Guyana Jaguars, Esuan Crandon was on Monday robbed at knife point on Sheriff Street, Georgetown. Lestra...

Belvedere man arraigned for neighbour’s murder

The man who brutally chopped his neighbor to death on Wednesday last was earlier today arraigned for the murder. Jainarine Balgobind called "Boyo" was taken...

Trio charged with rape of New Amsterdam woman

The three men who allegedly raped a New Amsterdam woman were today charged and placed on bail when they made their court appearances. The accused...

Govt’s plan to clamp down on private gun ownership will not address crime situation...

Former Home Affairs Minister and Peoples Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C) General Secretary, Clement Rohee has stated that President David Granger’s position on guns and...

Recent Articles

Chaos at Magistrates’ Courts as teacher, parents charged over school attack

It was high drama at the Georgetown Magistrates' Courts this morning as parents and a teacher made their appearance to be charged in relation...

Herstelling man killed in EBD accident

A 27-year-old man is now dead after he was struck down by a motorcar (PYY 3475) while attempting to cross the East Bank Demerara...

ExxonMobil gives public glimpse into “first oil” through ‘Energy Tunnel’ at Giftland Mall

ExxonMobil Guyana continues public engagements with an ‘Energy Tunnel’ at the Giftland Mall over the weekend. The event, the first of a series of ExxonMobil-hosted...

PPP/C promises new wave of wealth & prosperity for Region 10

People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) Presidential Candidate Dr Irfaan Ali on Sunday promised a new wave of wealth and prosperity for Region 10 (Upper Demerara...

Linden toddler drowns

A one-year-old girl of Ameila's Ward, Linden in Region Ten (Upper Demerara-Berbice) died after falling into a pond situated a short distance from her...

“Dangerous” to urge supporters to “protect their ballots” – Nandlall

Former Attorney General Anil Nandlall has described as "dangerous" calls made by the leadership of the APNU/AFC coalition for their supporters to "protect their...

Cyclist died after colliding with motorcar

A pedal cyclist is the country’s latest road fatality after the bicycle he was riding collided with a motorcar at Land of Canaan, East...

5 homeless as Linden apartment building goes up in flames

Five persons are now homeless following a fire which gutted a two-story apartment building in Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara- Berbice) on Friday evening. The...

Fisherman stabbed to death at Coldingen

The lifeless body of a 23-year-old fisherman was discovered along Coldingen village, East Coast Demerara (ECD) roadway on Saturday evening with several stab wounds. Dead...

ECD man nabbed with illegal gun, ammo in GT

A Victoria East Coast Demerara resident was on Sunday morning taken into custody following the discovery of a .32 Taurus pistol and a magazine...