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Sunday, August 18, 2019

Relatives protest for release of four police officers on remand

Relatives of the four policemen who were remanded to prison on Friday, August 2 are currently protesting in front of the Georgetown Magistrate's Court. The...

Update: Taxi driver slams into truck, dies on the spot

According to the police, the dead taxi driver has been identified as 42 - year - old Sooklall Roopnarine of Soesdyke, East Bank Demerara. Police...

Gov’t discredits Hydro Power comparison made by APNU, AFC

The Government last evening issued a statement debunking claims made by members of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) and Alliance for Change (AFC),...

Finance Minister peeved at Opposition for leaking confidential information on Amaila Project

Minister of Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh has expressed his displeasure that “confidential information” on the Amaila Falls Hydro Project, which was only provided to...

Teen runs away from home, mother pleads for her return

By Nickhail Jaundoo There is no trace of 15 - year - old Lisa Jeboo since she ran away from home three weeks ago. The...

Prisoner found hanging in cell

The police are conducting investigations into the death of 26 – year – old Brian Blunt, who was found hanging in his cell in...

Father of 3 remanded to prison for possession of firearm, ammo

A father of three was today remanded to prison when he appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore to answer two charges which includes possession of...

PPP confident of winning next election

  The People’s Progressive Party is confident of winning the next general elections; however this will only be a possibility if hard political work...

20 year old shot on Sussex Street

The police have reported that 20 - year - old Shaquille Wilson of James Street Albouystown was shot in his chest. According to the police,...

Berbice Expo opens

“Raising our Standards, Enhancing our Competitiveness” is the theme for the ninth annual Berbice Expo which opened on Friday evening with one objective in...

Recent Articles

Teen battling for life after being stabbed by knife-wielding bandit

A teenager is currently battling for his life at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after being stabbed...

Tickets on sale from Monday for CPL matches in Guyana

Tickets for the Guyana Amazon Warriors (GAW) home matches in the upcoming Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) tournament will be on sale from Monday,...

UK Govt denies Russian claim of military base construction in Guyana

Britain’s Defence Ministry on Friday denied the allegations that it was involved in a plot to overthrow the Venezuelan Government using a military base...

Bids received for upgrade of zoo

Guyana’s lone Zoological Park, located within the Botanical Gardens on Vlissengen Road, Georgetown, will soon be upgraded with bids in excess of $5 million...

Virgin Atlantic expresses interest in Guyana

United Kingdom-based Virgin Atlantic Airways is the newest airline to express interest in expanding its service to Georgetown, Guyana. This was revealed by Public Infrastructure...

Rape accused gets six weeks for assaulting minibus conductor     

Senior Magistrate Leron Daly on Friday sentenced 40-year-old Adrian Brandt to six weeks imprisonment after he admitted to assaulting a minibus conductor, causing him...

Trans Guyana Airways introduces new route to Europe

Trans Guyana Airways, in collaboration with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, has introduced a new route to the Amsterdam International Airport Schiphol in the Netherlands. The...

4 arrested, questioned for armed robberies

Four men are now being grilled by the police, for their alleged involvement in several armed robberies committed in various villages in Corentyne, Berbice. The...

US$1.6B land titling/demarcation project commences

The Amerindian Peoples Association (APA), along with its partners, the Indigenous Peoples Affairs Ministry, the National Toshaos’ Council (NTC) and the South Rupununi District...

Burnt 7-year-old opens eyes after first phase of treatment in Texas hospital

Seven-year-old Atiya Shaniya Persaud, who walked out of her burning Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara (ECD) home with third degrees burns over 97% of...