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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

DNA results of murdered British teen expected in Guyana by this evening

A Police rank was expected to depart Guyana early this (Thursday) morning for Trinidad and Tobago to uplift the DNA results from samples taken...

Flamboyant Supermarket robbed…thieves cart off $560,000 worth in items

The proprietors of Flamboyant Supermarket are counting their losses after thieves broke into their establishment and carted away hundreds of thousands of dollars worth...

Advisory Council on the Prerogative of Mercy sworn in

President asks for compassion, mercy to be guiding principles President David Granger yesterday swore in members of the Advisory Council on the Prerogative of...

Rice Mill labourer killed after door fell on him – crushing his chest

A labourer attached to the Arnold Sankar Rice Mill at Airy Hall, on the Essequibo Coast, was killed on Monday after a door from...

Schoolgirl attacked and robbed of cellphone in Tucville Secondary School compound

A fourth form student of Tucville Secondary in Georgetown was on Tuesday afternoon robbed while on school property and her mother is blaming poor...

Police hunting for ‘Quarters’ in connection with alleged abduction of businessman

A wanted bulletin has been issued for Winston Sherlock Wade called ‘Quarters’ in relation to the alleged abduction of Tarzim Gafoor which took place three...

Wanted bulletin issued for murder suspect

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) is asking for the public’s assistance in apprehending a murder suspect.  Fedel Williams is wanted by the police for questioning...

Police on the hunt for man accused of attempting to murder ex-girlfriend

The jilted lover, Colwyn Croal, aka “Alex” who allegedly attempted to murder his ex-girlfriend and another man with whom Croal saw her in the...

Notice of road closure

The Special Projects Unit (SPU), under the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, is notifying the general public that Brickdam, Stabroek, between Avenue of the Republic...

Nawbatt’s contract was signed weeks before General Elections…he would have been aware of risks...

In light of the government being sued for $49M by former Guyana High Commissioner to Canada, Harry Narine Nawbatt, the Foreign Affairs Ministry is...

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Opposition finds Alves, La Bennet as “unfavourable” candidates for GECOM Chair

The Opposition did not find favour with Attorney Kesaundra Alves and Justice Claudette La Bennet as nominees for the post of chairperson of the...

Stansted ‘disruptive passenger’: Woman faces £85,000 bill

(BBC) A woman who allegedly caused a flight to be diverted due to "extremely disruptive behaviour" has been given an £85,000 bill by an...

Antigua Government not willing to pay price Barbados wants for its LIAT shares

Prime Minister Gaston Browne has disclosed that the US$44 million price Barbados was asking for its LIAT shares was too steep, insisting that while...

Mechanic remanded for possession of high-powered weapon

A 32-year-old motorcycle mechanic was today remanded to prison for the illegal possession of a high-powered weapon. Devon Atkinson, known as “Wild Buck”, of Kitty,...

21-Y-O charged for robbing, shooting Kristian Jeffery

A 21-year-old resident of Alberttown, Georgetown was today charged for the shooting and robbing of motor racer, Kristian Jeffery who was attacked by a...

Top Cop signals intention to replace SOCU Head

Police Commissioner Leslie James has signaled the administration’s intention to replace Sydney James as the Head of the Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU). “Later on,...

Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ sentenced to life in prison

(BBC) A US judge has sentenced Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán to life in prison plus 30 years. Guzmán, 62, was found guilty...

Tennessee Police Warn Of ‘Meth Gators’ Because Of Drugs Flushed Down The Toilet

(CNN) A Tennessee police department is warning residents to stop flushing drugs down their toilet and sinks out of fear they could create "meth...

Coach says fitness a priority as Guyana U-19 training camp commences

By Brandon Corlette With the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Regional Under-19 tournament looming, the Guyana U-19 team began their training camp on Monday last with...

95 persons die from snakebite in five years

An estimated 95 persons have died over a five year period as a result of being bitten by venomous snakes, the Ministry of Public...