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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Public Infrastructure Ministry distributes kites

In the spirit of the Easter holiday, Minister of Public Infrastructure, David Patterson, yesterday distributed 400 kites to children across four communities - Melanie...

Scenes of Good Friday Service at Faith Community Ministries

INews captured the following scenes from the Good Friday Service held at the Faith Community Church in Parika, East Bank Essequibo. Reverend Motie Singh, Senior Pastor...

Guyana stands in solidarity with Belgium following terror attacks

The Government of Guyana has extended its sympathy to the Government and people of Belgium, following the recent terrorist attacks that killed more than...

Former Miss Jamaica runner-up accused of cocaine smuggling

A JetBlue flight attendant accused of using her credentials to attempt to get 70 pounds of cocaine through airport security in Los Angeles before...

Decomposing body found hanging from tree at Houston

The decomposing body of a so far unidentified man of East Indian ethnicity was found hanging from a tree at Houston Backdam, East Bank...

PPP/C wins LGE with 28,000 votes more than APNU/AFC – Jagdeo says ‘massive win’...

Opposition Leader Dr Bharrat Jagdeo says the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C) got 28,000 votes more than the governing A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance...

Seaman stabbed to death by cousin – suspect in custody

By Kristen Macklingam Shock waves rippled through the quiet community of Industry, East Coast Demerara after residents learnt that a seaman was allegedly fatally stabbed...

Bandit shot in buttocks while attempting to rob City store

A man is now nursing a gunshot wound to his buttocks at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after he failed to execute a...

Police hold 2 in connection with murder of 25-year-old Patentia man

A 25-year-old man was discovered on the roadway last evening with what is suspected to be stab wounds about his body. INews was told that...

Body of man found in Le Repentir Cemetery with suspected gunshot wounds

The body of a man was discovered early this morning at the Le Repentir Cemetery, Georgetown, with what is suspected to be gunshot wounds. According...

Recent Articles

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...

Consultations begin on construction of VIP latrines

A consultation session has begun among stakeholders in the construction sector regarding the developing of Ventilated Improved Pit (VIP) latrines. VIP latrines are an improvement...

High Court trial begins for duo accused of killing 3 in Robb St arson

A 12-member jury was on Tuesday empanelled to hear the case of 24-year-old Avishkar Bissoon and 74-year-old Ganga Krishna, who were charged for three...