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Major breakthrough in Parika businessman’s murder…alleged “hitman” identified as a deportee

The man who was detained by Police in connection with the murder of Parika fuel dealer Seeram Singh’s was positively identified by an eyewitness,...

Public perception of crime rate is inaccurate – Police

By Devina Samaroo Criminal raids three times a week, heightened Police patrols and greater presence in neighbourhoods, intensified training among Police ranks, and the resuscitation...

U.S. missionaries murdered in Jamaica

(Jamaica Observer) - Police Commissioner Dr Carl Williams on Monday disclosed that Jamaica is receiving help from the United States to track down the...

Jags Aviation launches return flights from Ogle to Bartica

Local tourism is expected to be boosted with the implementation of return flights from the Ogle International Airport, East Coast Demerara (ECD) to Bartica,...

Imran Khan resigns as NCN Director – over appointment of Cornette as CEO

Director on the Board of the state-owned National Communications Network (NCN) Mr Imran Khan, has tendered his resignation over the board’s recent decision to...

‘A TOTAL DISASTER’ – PPP’s description of Granger administration’s public security plan

The Opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP) said it is "appalled at government’s inability to recognise its failure to match its words with its deeds". Addressing...

PSC urges President to ‘carefully consider’ push to rename Ogle Airport – against wishes...

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) is calling on President David Granger and his Government to "consider carefully" the views of the majority of operators...

Governments urged to encourage free, independent media

At a time when concerns abound about the administration’s interference in the work of the press, governments across the world are being urged to...

G$700M Mahdia internal road work to begin shortly

Residents of Potaro-Siparuni, Region Eight will soon benefit from improved infrastructure as the Regional Administration will embark on several major developmental projects. These include upgrades, repairs...

Gunmen terrorise another Corentyne family – millions in cash, jewellery stolen

Bandits, yesterday morning, brutalised yet another Corentyne family, carting off millions of dollars in cash and jewellery. According to reports, the incident occurred at around...

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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...