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Monday, October 21, 2019

$138M to be spent on ‘sprucing up’ Carifesta Ave

Government plans to spend a whopping $138 million on works to further improve the already well lit Carifesta Avenue. According to an advertisement placed in...

Several Turn-key homes vandalised in Perseverance

Several instances of vandalism of the turn-key homes which have already been allocated in Perseverance, East Bank Demerara (EBD), have been discovered, and according...

Police Sgt. who was stabbed to death in the line of duty laid to...

By Utamu Belle Tributes poured on Thursday at the funeral of Police Sergeant 16934 Leonard LaRose, who was stabbed to death last week during an...

Mother reunites with son who was missing for 4 days…thanks INews, Guyana Times...

Shanna Wilson of Kaikan Street, North Ruimveldt, Georgetown, is grateful for the return of her special needs son, N’tem Pickering, 28. Wilson said that...

300-pound jaguar caught in Mainstay trap…to be placed in the Zoo

By Indrawattie Natram Residents of Mainstay/Whyaka and Red Lock are once again showering loud praises to Chris Allen and Troy Fredericks for successfully trapping another...

Police hold 2 in connection with fatal stabbing of 18-year-old

Two persons are now in Police custody assisting with the investigation into the stabbing death of 18-year-old Sherwyn Lynch who was found in Goedverwagting,...

Handyman attached to Foreign Affairs Ministry dies after falling from breadfruit tree

A 49-year-old man met his demise yesterday after falling from a breadfruit tree. He was identified as Percy Harris of South Sophia, Greater Georgetown. Prior to...

Berbice man jailed, fined $36M for trafficking cocaine

A drug trafficker was today sentenced to prison by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts when she found him guilty of...

Third suspect charged with Multiplex Mall owner’s murder

The third suspect in the murder of Regent Multiplex Mall owner Ganesh 'Boyo' Ramlall was today remanded to prison after being arraigned for the...

Witness claims no attempt was made by Prison authorities to save inmates during deadly...

The first witness who was called to the stand today by the Commission of Inquiry (CoI) into the deadly rioting at the Camp Street...

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Driver dies after fuel tanker topples down hill

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Man found dead in trench with plastic bag wrapped around head

The partially decomposed body of a male was this morning found with a black plastic bag wrapped around his head at Potentia, West Bank...

Labourer killed in suspected hit and run in Berbice

The body of a man was on Saturday afternoon discovered lying on the parapet at Number 76 Village, Corentyne, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne), and...

Teacher living in fear after receiving death threats from ex-lover

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2 wanted for gold dealer’s murder   

The Police are on the hunt for two men for questioning in connection with the murder of a businessman, Deon Stoll, who was shot...

WCD teen stabbed to death during argument

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Four dead in Bangladesh riot over offensive Facebook post

(CNN) Four people were killed Sunday when Bangladesh police fired on a crowd after clashes erupted over a Facebook post that angered Muslims. Thousands of...