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Thursday, September 19, 2019

“Threat to Guyana’s sovereignty, territorial integrity is as grave now as it ever was”…President...

 Statement by President David Granger at the Twenty-seventh Inter-Sessional of the Conference of the Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community, Placencia, Belize, 16-17...

Shawn Hinds, Jason Abdulla still being grilled at CID Headquarters – Crime Chief

People’s Progressive Party (PPP) employee, Jason Abdulla, who was arrested late Monday afternoon at Freedom House, Robb Street, is still in police custody, along...

Gilhuys controversy…Questions being raised as to whether Attorney should continue representing client in rape...

Controversy is still brewing over whether or not former Magistrate and now Attorney-at-Law, Gordon Gilhuys, should be allowed to represent his client in a...

“What’s the hurry?” – AG responds when questioned on status of Rodney CoI report

Attorney General and Legal Affairs Minister, Basil Williams, when questioned by a section of the media on the status of the Walter Rodney Commission...

Govt approves $320M for GINA and NCN…despite reducing their allocations to $1 under previous...

By Edward Layne Despite slashing the budget of the National Communications Network (NCN) Incorporated and the Government Information Agency (GINA) to $1 while in Opposition, the...

60-year-old charged with chopping baby, daughter-in-law…remanded to prison

The 60-year-old grandfather who allegedly chopped his 10-month old grandson to the head last weekend made his first court appearance yesterday at the Leonora...

Minibus driver remanded for causing death of Corentyne schoolboy

The driver of the minibus, which slammed into a canter on the Corentyne last Thursday, resulting in the death of a school child, has...

“Bulldog” released on Gy$60,000 bail for assaulting “Team Benchop” activist

An independent candidate vying in the upcoming Local Government Elections (LGE) appeared before Magistrate Dylan Best at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Tuesday slapped...

POS Mayor resigns one week after ‘vulgar women’ statement

JUST call him “Ray” from now on. This was the request, according to one local government councillor, made of the staff and officials of the...

Caribbean tourism sets new performance records for 2015

For the first time since the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) began keeping records, the Caribbean outperformed every major tourism region in the world in setting...

Recent Articles

Taxi Driver nabbed with illegal firearm

A 44-year-old taxi driver was Tuesday morning nabbed with an unlicensed revolver in his possession. Police Headquarters said the discovery was made by an Anti-Crime...

Minibus driver remanded for assaulting police

A 30-year-old minibus driver made his first court appearance at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts where he was slapped with seven charges. Tavid Ahmad appeared before...

Jagdeo says Sept. 18 was ‘red line’ day; calls for decisive action from GECOM...

Exactly three months after the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) validated the December 21, 2018 passage of the No-Confidence Motion (NCM) against the Coalition...

GECOM Chair to advise President on elections tomorrow

Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice Claudette Singh has committed to advising President David Granger on the entity's readiness to have elections. See...

Guyana’s first E-Library launched at North Georgetown Secondary School

The North Georgetown Secondary School celebrated its 50th anniversary in grand style by launching the country's first e-library, which costs some $10.5M. This innovative project...

Truck driver in fatal Agricola accident charged

Danion Welcome, the driver of the truck involved in the horrific accident at Agricola Public Road, Greater Georgetown, that claimed the life of seven-year-old...

India announces ban on e-cigarettes

(BBC) India's cabinet has announced a ban on the production, import and sale of electronic cigarettes, saying they pose a risk to health. An executive...

CPL 2019: Lewis and Khan guilty of Code of Conduct breach

During Match 14 of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League both Evin Lewis of the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots and Ali Khan of...

Pensioner dies in Corriverton fire

An 85-year-old man perished in a fire at his home at Scottsburg, Corriverton, Region Six. Stanley Brown, an amputee, was trapped in the upper-flat of...

Leopold St. residents start fire to protest killing of man allegedly by police

Residents of Leopold Street, Georgetown this morning took to the street burning objects, protesting the shooting to death of a fellow resident, allegedly by...