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Monday, July 15, 2019

Tragic…Baby mauled to death by dog in T&T

Reprinted from the Trinidad Guardian The family of six-month-old baby Maleek Khan was in shock last night after he was mauled to death by the...

Camp Street prison like ‘a war zone’ – says CoI Chairman after post-riot visit

By Kristen Macklingam The Commission of Inquiry (CoI) that has been established to look into the deadly riots which took place at the Camp Street...

Deadly prison riot: President stands by Public Security Minister…says calls for his dismissal “absurd”

President David Granger on Tuesday lashed back at People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) General Secretary Clement Rohee, who called for the immediate dismissal of Public...

Int’l Union calls on Govt to reverse decision to close Wales Estate…threatens further action

The Switzerland-based International Union of Food (IUF) is threatening to take action if Government fails to halt all plans to close the Wales Sugar...

Have you seen this man? …Mother appeals for public’s help in locating missing son

Shanna Wilson, of Kaikan Street, North Ruimveldt, Greater Georgetown, is appealing to the public to assist her in the safe return of her eldest...

Opposition Leader meets Region One residents – ahead of Local Gov’t election

Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo has been spearheading a number of meetings with residents at the 'grass root' levels in communities across Guyana, in...

Cocaine in achar…Guyanese model jailed for 4 years

A Guyanese model was jailed for four years by Magistrate Leron Daley when she appeared at the Providence Magistrate’s Court on Monday. Sadeeka Leona Odi,...

Early closure of schools due to Local Government Elections

The Ministry of Education, this morning, announced that all public schools will be closed for the Easter holiday from Thursday, March 17, 2016  and...

LUSIGNAN MASSACRE: Appeal Court orders retrial for acquitted accused

After a 12-member jury panel found Buxtonians Mark Royden Williams and James Anthony Hyles not guilty in August 2013 for the shockingly brutal murders...

US Embassy gives ‘thumbs up’ to GECOM for conduct of Disciplined Services vote today

The United States Embassy in Georgetown this evening has stated in a press release that it is generally pleased with the conduct of today’s...

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OPINION: Eyewitness: Political…

…opportunists The consequential orders of the CCJ are serving like inkblots in Rorschach Tests to reveal the true nature of some characters, who’d like us...

Brothers slapped with narcotics possession charge

Kevon Thomas and his brother Kevin Thomas, both 23-years-old of Dubally, Upper Berbice Region Six were jointly slapped with a narcotics possession charge when...

Pensioner sentenced to 20 years for raping 4-year-old girl

A pensioner was earlier today sentenced to 20 years imprisonment after he admitted to raping a four-year-old girl back in 2016. Gregory Ramkissoon, 63, also...

Family pleads for help to care for motherless 5-month-old girl

By Davina Ramdass Sunita Vandyke, who died six days after removing her eye at the Suddie Hospital in Region Two, has left six children behind...

Patterson says CJIA to be fully operational this week

Public Infrastructure Minister David Patterson has said that the Cheddi Jagan International Airport, Timehri(CJIA) will be in full operation this week. He noted that once...

Skeldon continues to face hardships after closure of sugar estate

The Skeldon Sugar Estate has been the main source of income in the Upper Corentyne area but since its closure in 2017, the livelihoods...

14-year-old Waiakabra girl disappears without trace

A 14-year-old girl of Waiakabra on the Linden-Soesdyke Highway has been missing since Sunday, July 7, 2019, and according to her relatives, the police...

President must dissolve Parliament – fmr National Assembly Clerk

Former Clerk of the National Assembly, Frank Narine says if President David Granger is serious about having early elections - in keeping with the...

New GECOM Chairman: PSC urges appointment of Chairman from Opposition’s list

In the wake of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) urging that a Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Chairman be appointed urgently, the Private Sector...

WI must learn from England

(Reprinted from Jamaica Observer) In all the years since the very first such tournament in 1975, England and New Zealand had never won the...