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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Motion passed for COI into Maritime and Riverain deaths

Leader of A Partnership for National Unity David Granger tabled a motion, calling for a commission of inquiry into maritime and riverain...

Parliamentary Opposition votes down motion to postpone Nat’l Assembly

Prime Minister Samuel Hinds this afternoon moved a motion in the National Assembly seeking to have the sitting adjourn until August 7. However, this motion...

PYO pickets Nat’l Assembly over Amaila Legislation

The Progressive Youth Organisation (PYO) today picketed outside of Parliament, calling on the political opposition to support the legislation linked to the Amaila Falls...

Ramkarran responds to fraud allegations

Former Speaker of the National Assembly and one time stalwart Executive Member of the Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) Ralph Ramkarran says that the fraud...

U.S has not officially requested assistance into visa racket investigations – HPS

No official request has been made by the United States of America for assistance into the investigations of the visa racket, which allegedly involves...

Amaila Project costs more than Gov’t is saying – Financial experts

Financial experts, Chris Ram and Ramon Gaskin has revealed that the controversial Amaila Falls Hydro Project will cost Guyana some $US2.4B over a period...

Missing teenager found dead on Victoria sea wall

By Nickhail Jaundoo Fifteen – year – old Kelly Clarke of Victoria Village, East Coast Demerara was found dead on the Victoria seawalls this morning,...

Candlelight vigil held for dead Linden Protesters

A candlelight vigil was held last evening in observance of the one year anniversary for those protesters who were shot and killed during the...

iNews rejects allegation made by Dem Waves

iNews takes strong objections to the baseless claims by Demerara Waves that their stories were being used by our contributors. iNews is a credible, independent...

Update: Gunmen storm Fullworks Motor Spares, employees track down suspected getaway car

By Nickhail Jaundoo Two bandits carted off an undisclosed amount of cash from Fullworks Motor Spares located at Good Hope, East Coast Demerara at approximately...

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Jagdeo says Granger avoiding meeting; dragging feet to appoint GECOM Chair  

Bilateral engagements are no closer to bringing President David Granger and Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo together for a meeting. Instead of confirming a meeting time...

5 arraigned for murder of Better Hope money changer, daughter

Five men were earlier today arraigned for the gunning down of money changer, Aaron Latchman and his teenage daughter, Arianna Latchman at their Better...

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 Ten 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...