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Friday, July 10, 2020

Cops arrest one over Friendship double murder

One man is presently being questioned by law enforcement officials as investigations continue into the Friendship ‘double murder’ which occurred on Old Year’s day,...

West Coast road expansion on track despite delays – Ministry

Progress on the US$46.8M West Demerara Road Expansion Project which begun in January 2015, has been  slowed to facilitate the relocation of the Guyana...

CJIA employee loses life in Land of Canaan accident

A fatal accident during the wee hours of this morning has claimed the life of a 27-year-old employee of the Cheddi Jagan International Airport...

Police called in to probe several suspected cases of fraud at Suddie Hospital

Law enforcement officials are currently investigating allegations of fraud at the Suddie Public Hospital following a recent visit by the Ministerial Task Force to...

Samsung to sell refurbished safety-recalled Note 7 phones

(AFP) Samsung announced Monday it would sell some Note 7 smartphones that were recalled for safety reasons as refurbished devices, in an effort to...

Acting Chancellor, Chief Justice sworn in

-Way clear for Court of Appeal shortages to be addressed- President President David Granger, today, administered the Oath of Office to Justice Yonette Cummings-Edwards and...

Late Nobel Laureate Walcott to be honoured at Caribbean Writers Congress

(CMC) The late St Lucian Nobel Laureate, Sir Derek Walcott, will be remembered during the fifth Caribbean Writers Congress to be held early next...

East and West Front Road squatters to be relocated

Persons squatting along the embankment of the East and West Front Road are earmarked for relocation. According to GINA, Minister within the Ministry of Communities...

US leads boycott of UN talks to ban nuclear weapons

(CNN) US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley announced Monday that the United States and almost 40 other nations would not participate in the...

Virat Kohli in doubt for start of IPL

Royal Challengers Bangalore might have to start IPL 2017 without their captain Virat Kohli, as he battles against time to recover from the shoulder...

Recent Articles

ND&S Furniture Store fire was purposely set – Fire Chief

The Guyana Fire Service (GFS) has confirmed that the fire which destroyed the ND&S furniture store located at Lot 40 B and C Gap...

Schenectady bans police head holds after controversial arrest of US-based Guyanese

 City police officers are now prohibited from placing their knee on a suspect’s head as a control hold and the department will boost de-escalation...

Trinidad and Tobago opposition calls for election observers

(Caribbean News Global) International election observation and monitoring is an important mechanism for ensuring election integrity, the United National Congress (UNC) asserted in its...

WHO Chief blasts ‘lack of leadership’ and calls for global unity as coronavirus cases...

(CNN) The director-general of the World Health Organization has condemned a "lack of leadership" in fighting the coronavirus pandemic and made an emotional plea...

Basil Williams incites Lowenfield to violate the law – PPP

PRESS STATEMENT BASIL WILLIAMS INCITES LOWENFIELD TO VIOLATE THE LAW It is an established fact that Attorney General Basil Williams has not won a singular case...

Brathwaite’s 65 puts West Indies, 159-3, closer to England’s total in 1st Test

West Indies stayed in control of the first test against England on Friday by reaching lunch on Day 3 at 159-3 to trail by...

Eyewitness: The morning after

…the foot fell The last time there was an expected momentous court decision in this elections outrage that’s been fuelled by the judicial antics of...

Authorities urge persons to wear face masks properly

Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Karen Gordon-Boyle is pleading with Guyanese to wear their face masks properly. "We continue to witness the misuse of the...

Guyanese fear of becoming infected with COVID-19 has decreased – DCMO

A survey conducted by the Ministry of Public Health in collaboration with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has found that Guyanese fears of...

142 Guyanese return on first repatriation flight from Canada

A total of 142 Guyanese returned home on Thursday via WestJet Airlines – the first repatriation flight for citizens who were stranded in Canada...