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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Leguan resident remanded for narcotics trafficking

Munalica Moore of Lot 13 Phoenix, Leguan Island, Region Three (Essequibo Islands/West Demerara), on Thursday made her first court appearance before Magistrate Sunil Scarce...

Hostage crisis in Bangladeshi capital

(BBC) Gunmen have stormed a popular cafe in the diplomatic area of the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka, taking a number of hostages, officials say. Several foreigners...

Gov’t official in India resigns over ‘rape victim selfie’

(BBC) An Indian official has resigned after she and another women's rights advocate were pictured taking a smiling selfie with a rape victim. First emerging...

‘National songs shape our national consciousness’ – President Granger

President David Granger has once again reiterated his call for national songs to be placed in schools and encouraged in the home and church...

Improper disposal of foetus due to negligence – Public Health Ministry

The Public Health Ministry earlier today said that the improper disposal of a foetus at the Diamond Diagnostic Centre on the East Bank of...

Britain will overcome challenges – High Commissioner Quinn

In light of mounting uncertainty over the future of the United Kingdom following last week’s majority vote on a referendum to exit the European...

‘Significant’ oil find offshore Guyana

Oil and gas exploration giant, ExxonMobil Corporation on Thursday announced that drilling results from the Liza-2 well, the second exploration well in the Stabroek...

UPDATE: Man hacks wife, 2-year-old son to death – mother critical

- brother, stepfather escapes early-morning murder rampage Pandemonium broke lose early this morning when a construction worker allegedly hacked his wife and two-year-old son to...

Commonwealth SG heads to Caribbean for CARICOM summit

Climate change, indebtedness, protecting migrant remittances and banking systems, and the consequences of the United Kingdom's exit from the European Union on small and...

BREAKING: Man chops mother, wife and 3-year-old son to death

- in shocking early-morning attack Less than an hour ago, police reportedly arrested a man who allegedly chopped his 3-year-old son Samuel to death, killed...

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CPL 2019: Jason Mohammad and Kjorn Ottley to come into Patriots squad as cover...

The St Kitts & Nevis Patriots have announced two temporary replacements to their squad for the upcoming season, both due to international commitments for...

Knife-wielding bandit attacks, robs Parika family

A Parika, East Bank Essequibo (EBE) family were in the wee hours of Tuesday morning attacked in their home by a knife-wielding bandit, who...

Update: Wife was putting husband’s clothes in the yard when he killed her

Vinnette Headley-James, 44, was putting her husband's clothes in the yard when she was allegedly attacked and murdered by the man. Headley-James was stabbed to...

If you already own property, don’t apply for house lots – CH&PA

Head of the Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA), Lelon Saul is urging persons who already own property to desist from applying for house...

GDF ranks get scholarships to study in China

President David Granger, yesterday afternoon at the Ministry of the Presidency, met eleven scholarship awardees of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) who will soon...

Man allegedly kills wife then attempts to take his own life

A 45-year-old man from Nabacalis Side Line Dam, East Coast of Demerara (ECD) has allegedly killed his wife and then attempted to take his...

Eccles man to spend 5 years behind bars for cannabis possession

An Eccles resident, who was arrested after police ranks unearthed 27grams of cannabis at his residence, was on Wednesday, sentenced to five years’ imprisonment...

Father of 5 jailed after pleading guilty to armed robberies

A father of five was Wednesday sentenced to ten years imprisonment after he pleaded guilty two armed robberies charges and illegal gun and ammunition...

Investigation launched into American Airlines flight mishap at CJIA

The Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) has announced that investigations have been launched into an incident involving an American Airlines flight coming into contact...

At 37, Omesh Jhagroo finally gets CSEC qualifications

Omesh Jhagroo, 37, has proven that it is never too late to achieve your dreams. Being completely blind, he has defied all odds and secured...