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McCoy makes court appearance for allegedly throwing ‘faeces’ on Freddie Kissoon – six years...

Former Press and Publicity Officer in the Office of the President under the PPP Government, Kwame McCoy, along with Sean Hinds and Jason Abdulla, will...

Cove and John Ashram observes Maghi Purnima today

By Indrawattie Natram The Guyana Sevashram Sangha, Cove and John Ashram will be observing the auspicious “Maghi Purnima” (full moon) today. As such, the Ashram is...

New York-based Guyanese woman gets six years jail for gift card scheme

    A Guyanese woman will serve more than six years in prison after she and others used counterfeit credit cards to buy hundreds of thousands...

Land Court Judge’s home invasion…defendant alleges confession was forced

As the trial of the five men accused of robbing and terrorising land court judge Justice Nicola Pierre and her husband on July 9,...

St George’s observes 50th Anniversary of Consecration

St George’s Cathedral observed its 50th Anniversary of Consecration on Sunday, in remembrance of deceased Right Reverend Philip Elder. Serenity filled the air as Bishop...

Burnham, PNC politicised Army, dehumanised Guyanese

… Rodney was not the only victim during era of terror politics — CoI report The grim realities of the “Burnham Dictatorship” during which hundreds...

Children light up city streets in spectacular costume parade

Scenes from today’s Children’s Mash Costume Parade in Georgetown Today’s Costume parade culminates the children’s aspect of Mashramani celebrations, except for the child art competition...

Ramnarine throws support behind CARICOM for dissolution of WICB

(CMC) Influential former West Indies Players Union boss, Dinanath Ramnarine, has thrown his support behind CARICOM’s decision to insist on the dissolution of the West...

IT Centre of Excellence to be established – Govt

The Government plans to establish an Information Technology (IT) Centre of Excellence as one of several new projects that will be implemented to enhance the...

Region 3 Chairman asks for patience to remedy water situation

Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara) Chairman, Julius Faerber is asking residents to be patient as efforts are being made to remedy the water situation...

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Handyman remanded for several armed robberies

Cheddie Bacchus, a handyman of Norton Street, Georgetown, was today remanded to prison for several armed robberies. He appeared before Magistrate Faith McGusty where he...

Govt begins Budget 2020 preparation

The coalition government – which was toppled by a no-confidence motion since last year – has begun preparing for the 2020 National Budget. Finance Circular...

US migrant crisis: Senate blocks $4.5bn border aid bill

(BBC) The Republican-controlled Senate has rejected a bill designed to send aid to the US border, a day after the world reacted with shock...

OPINION: Eyewitness: Picking sense

…from PNC’s nonsense Your Eyewitness still can’t get over the PNC’s barefacedness on our Constitution over the consequences of the NCM. And it’s not that...

Father, son remanded for armed robbery

A father and son were today remanded to prison on an armed robbery charge. Richard Edwards, 48, and his son, Imran Ali, 20, pleaded not...

Man jailed 2 years over 20 grams of marijuana

A 26-year-old man was Wednesday sentenced to two years in jail for having 20 grams of marijuana in his possession. Darren Sears pleaded guilty to...

Rain provides soggy ending to WI Women tour of England

Rain reigned supreme in the final match of the Vitality T20 International series between the West Indies Women and England Women, preventing a single...

PAHO launches online course to address alcohol use in pregnancy

(CMC) The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), worried that the rates of alcohol disorders among women are higher in the region of the Americas...

Essequibo Coast man critical after hit-and-run accident

A 44-year-old man is now battling for his life after he was struck down by a speeding motorcar at Queenstown Village, Essequibo Coast at...

Opposition Leader says willing to meet President anytime, and daily to chart way forward

In wake of the landmark decisions by the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), which declared that the Government was toppled by a No-Confidence Motion,...