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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

3 Linden women granted $25,000 bail each for unlawful wounding

Three Linden women were granted bail by Magistrate Clive Nurse on Wednesday, when they appeared to answer to charges of unlawful wounding and assault,...

New Mayors and Deputies sworn in …urged to serve all Guyanese

The nine newly-elected Mayors and their Deputies were officially sworn in today by President David Granger at the Ministry of Presidency. The officials were urged...

Sir Viv behind Sammy in Board dispute

ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Sir Viv Richards, one of cricket’s finest ever captains, has thrown his support behind Twenty20 skipper Darren Sammy in...

President agrees to meet with UG student body

After days of protest action by the University of Guyana Students Society (UGSS) for improved services, President David Granger has agreed to meet with...

Several diplomatic appointments approved

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced that approval was received from the respective Governments for the following appointments: High Commissioner of the Cooperative Republic...

“Happy people don’t kill themselves” …President calls for immediate action to curb rising suicide...

“Happy people don’t kill themselves” President David Granger said to stakeholders at the Suicide prevention forum held at the Arthur Chung Convention Center earlier...

T&T PM says crime at ‘crisis’ level…122 murders to date

(Trinidad Express) PORT OF SPAIN – A national crisis. That is how Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has described the unacceptable level of criminal conduct in...

Linden Bus Park shooting suspect for court today

The prime suspect in the murder of minibus driver Alvin Lorrimer who was killed two weeks ago at the Linden Bus Park is expected...

Man accused of murdering Cuban national remanded

The man charged with the murder of a Cuban national was on Tuesday remanded by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan when he appeared before her...

PPP/C expresses outrage over Minister Bulkan’s ‘illegal’ appointment of local gov’t officials in tied...

The Peoples Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C) has expressed outrage over what the party referred to as the 'illegal' appointment of Mayor and Deputy Mayor, Chairpersons...

Recent Articles

Over 13 drivers detained for traffic offences

Over 13 drivers were recently detained for committing various traffic offences, the Guyana Police Force (GPF) said. On November 11, 2019 between 17:50hrs and 20:00hrs,...

Logos Hope returns to Georgetown in December

The world’s largest floating bookfair, Logos Hope is set to return to Guyana in just two weeks, after a successful run back in 2017...

Youth gets 9 months jail for breaking and entering house

Twenty-year-old Rollox Williams appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Wednesday and admitted to breaking into a home. Williams appeared before Principle Magistrate Faith McGusty,...

Gender based violence increasing in Guyana, T&T and Jamaica – UN

A senior United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) official Wednesday said that there's a growing problem of gender based violence in Guyana, Jamaica...

GTT launches Christmas promotion

The Guyana Telephone Telegraph Company (GTT) has launched its 'Biggest Christmas Ever' promotion which will end with a Game Show on December 21, 2019. The...

$70,000 new minimum wage for public servants

Finance Minister Winston Jordan has announced $70,000 as the new public sector minimum wage. He also announced that the retroactive salary increase from January this...

1 feared dead after boat capsizes along Mazaruni River

A man is feared dead after he went missing when a boat capsized along the Mazaruni River, in the vicinity of Topoco Falls. The incident...

Albouystown man to face High Court trial for shooting dog food vendor

An Albouystown, Georgetown man was on Tuesday committed to stand trial in the High Court after a prima facie case was made out against...

Wanted man turns self in

Ravindra Punwasie, 36, of Lot 12 Palmyra Street, East Canje has turned himself in to the police. The Guyana Police Force (GPF) had recently issued...

Claims and Objections exercise: PPP claims ‘thousands of false objections’ made in Region 5

As the objections component of Claims and Objections has ended, the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) is raising concerns over the thousands of objections made...