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Port Kaituma man charged with illegal possession of gun, ammo

A Port Kaituma, North West District (NWD) miner was on Thursday denied bail by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan after he was slapped with two...

Body of Linden woman who plunged to her death recovered

The body of a Linden woman who plunged to her death off the Mackenzie-Wismar Bridge on Tuesday was recovered yesterday morning. E Division (Linden-Kwakwani) Commander,...

Residents of St Monica/Karawab get new water ambulance

By Indrawattie Natram Ailing residents residing in the St Monica and Karawab Amerindian communities in the Upper Pomeroon River in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) will be...

Man accused of robbing British soldier remanded

Jose Barker, 35, called “Quarters” of 34 Howes Street, Charlestown, Georgetown, was yesterday remanded to prison by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan when he appeared...

Woman shot in face during argument – alleged assailant on the run

A heated row between a woman and her reputed husband has left her hospitalised, nursing a gunshot wound to her face, as her assailant...

UPDATE: Mahaica woman hacked to death by jealous husband

By Kristen Macklingam Residents in Chelsea village, Mahaica, have plunged into a state of mourning and are still in disbelief after learning of the details...

President Granger to attend ACS’ 7th Summit in Havana

President David Granger will be attending the Association of Caribbean States’ 7th Summit of the Heads of Government/States, which will be held in Havana,...

Gunmen storm, rob Region 4 RDC Office

Police say at about 0200hrs Thursday, June 02, 2016, four men armed with handguns, stormed the Regional Democratic Office compound at BV/Triumph, East Coast...

GTT rolls out ‘Free Basic 4G Services’ – Gov’t lauds initiative

With the local telecommunication sector on the verge of becoming liberalised, GTT has already stepped up its game with the launch of its 4G...

Gov’t urged to quickly implement Prison inquiry recommendations

Retired Justice, James Patterson, who served as Chairman of the Commission of Inquiry (CoI) into the deadly Camp Street Prison riots has expressed gratitude at...

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Linden schoolgirl critical after stabbed by colleague

A 15-year-old student of the Linden Foundation Secondary School is battling for her life after being stabbed by a fellow colleague. INews understands that several...

Carnegie re-opens Hibiscus Training Restaurant

The Carnegie School of Home Economics (CSHE) has re-opened the doors of its Hibiscus Training Restaurant to a new batch of students studying the...

Joint Services preparing for elections

Members of the Joint Services on Wednesday participated in one of a series of training activities, in preparation for Regional and General Elections. A Study...

4 charged with murder of Strathspey pensioner

Four men were today charged with the capital offence of murder in relation to the death of a 72-year-old man, who was badly beaten...

91,000 changes to RLE legal – GECOM

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) has responded to concerns raised by members of the public regarding the 91,000 changes being made to the Revised...

Citizens Bank invested $629M in local agriculture

Chairman of Citizens Bank Limited, Clifford Reis, on Tuesday said that the commercial institution has invested over $600 million into the local agriculture sector...

PAHO/WHO to brief nation on deadly coronavirus

The Pan American Health Organisation/World Health Organisation country office in Guyana will host soon to brief the Guyanese public on the deadly coronavirus. Cases...

EU deploys election observation mission to Guyana

In response to an invitation by President of Guyana David Granger, the European Union has decided to deploy an Election Observation Mission to observe...

Cattle farmers stranded after leases to lands revoked

The Guyana Livestock Development Authority (GLDA) and the Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) are coming in for harsh criticism after a group of farmers on...

Pomeroon men freed of 2016 manslaughter charge

Lennox Baharally, 36, and Rondell Edwards, 21, both boat builders, exited the Suddie High Court as free men on Wednesday after a no-case submission...