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NCN’s CEO tenders resignation

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the National Communications Network (NCN), Molly Hassan, has tendered her resignation from the post. When contacted by INews earlier today,...

‘Tell us what happened’ … Robert Pyle’s brother appeals for details on fatal Carifesta...

Inews understands that Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Sergeant Robert Pyle was actually on vacation when he was called out to duty to participate in...

HOT RICE! – Rice fields ‘catching fire’ in Region Three...

Rice farmers in Region Three (Essequibo Islands/West Demerara) are currently battling to save their crops which are being adversely affected by the dry season...

GAWU slams Chronicle for attempt to ‘hoodwink’ public – in ‘misleading’ article

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) has lashed out at the Guyana Chronicle newspaper for its publication of an article on January...

‘Grey Boy’ jailed for escaping from custody — but Crum-Ewing’s murder accused acquitted...

The primary suspect in the murder of Courtney Crum-Ewing was on Monday sentenced to three years in prison by Magistrate Fabayo Azore at the...

Unlicensed 9mm. sub-machine gun found in mining camp – one in custody

Police ranks in ‘F Division, at around 10:00 hrs today, conducted a search on a mining camp at Arangoy, Mazaruni River, during which an...

Homeless man gets one month jail for stealing toothbrush, soap powder

A homeless man was on Monday jailed for one month by Magistrate Annet Singh after he pleaded guilty to a simple larceny charge, which...

WI Number One ranking will serve as confidence booster ahead of World T20 –...

The West Indies cricket team has just been ranked number one in the T20 format of the game and with less than 60 days...

Man jailed for 40 years for sexually assaulting child

On Friday, 8 January, 2016, Murphy Noorhan was sentenced to a total of 40 years for sexually assaulting a child family member. Justice Priya Sewnarine-Beharry...

Breaking News!!! Five hospitalised at Suddie Public Hospital after attempting suicide

Five persons are presently hospitalised at the Suddie Public Hospital in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) after they consumed poisonous substances. The five persons are 22-year-old...

Recent Articles

Motorcyclist killed in Essequibo accident

A 20-year-old Essequibo Coast man on Saturday night after crashing into a bridge in the vicinity of the Richmond Housing Scheme Nursery School. The young...

President Granger urges fathers to spend time with children

As the world celebrates Father’s Day today, President David Granger is urging men to make time to spend with their children. The following is a...

Regions 1, 2 & 7 record highest levels of fuel smuggling – GEA

Regions One, Two and Seven continue to lead the way in fuel smuggling as the Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) seized over 1057 gallons of...

Donated blood in Guyana guaranteed 100% safe – CMO

  By Rupa SeenaraineThe National Blood Transfusion Service has recorded over 10,000 voluntary blood donors in Guyana through several collection mediums, all of which have...

BREAKING: Ramjattan to be AFC’s PM candidate

Newly elected Leader of the Alliance For Change (AFC) party, Khemraj Ramjattan, today won a motion to be selected as the Prime Ministerial candidate...

Ramjattan elected AFC leader unopposed; Trotman is now Chairman 

Public Security Minister and incumbent Alliance For Change (AFC) Chairman, Khemraj Ramjattan, was earlier today elected unopposed as leader of his party, riding on...

Coalition govt brought sugar to its knees – Jagdeo

Addressing a commemoration ceremony for the Enmore Martyrs on Friday, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo told the gathering that the remembrance of the sacrifices made...

Jaipaul Sharma removed from Finance, now at Public Infrastructure Ministry

Junior Finance Minister Jaipaul Sharma has been removed from that ministry and will now be working under Public Infrastructure Minister David Patterson. In a statement...

Guyanese fisherman feared dead after thrown overboard

A Guyanese fisherman is now feared dead after he reportedly was thrown off a fishing vessel in neighbouring Suriname on Thursday. The man has been...

No criminal charges in SOCU’s Demerara Bridge feasibility study probe

The Special Organised Crime Unit (SOCU) has determined that there is no evidence that a criminal offence was committed in relation to the award...