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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Clandestine surveillance of civilians by military authorities an ominous development – GHRA

While acknowledging that politically directed surveillance of civilians by military authorities is an ominous development, the Guyana Human Rights Association (GHRA) believes good governance...

Clerk who embezzled $4.7M from De Sinco placed on $250,000 bail

Joseph Armstrong, a 38-year-old former employee of De Sinco Trading was yesterday (Friday, January 15) placed on $250,000 bail by Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan...

FIFA launches international bid for Guyana’s Goal Project

Football’s world governing body, FIFA, has launched the international bid for the construction of Guyana’s first-ever Goal Project. At his first press conference in December...

Chanderpaul’s 50 steers Jaguars past Hurricanes – WICB/NAGICO Super 50

Shivnarine Chanderpaul struck his second half-century of the competition to lead Guyana Jaguars to a comprehensive seven-wicket win over the Leeward Islands Hurricanes in...

Region 2 REO occupying State House, abusing power – living luxurious lifestyle with...

Regional Executive Officer (REO) of the Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) Regional Democratic Council (RDC), Rupert Hopkinson, has been accused of abusing his authority which includes...

Pastor, wife beaten and robbed by armed bandits – during home invasion...

A pastor and his wife had to be rushed to the hospital earlier tonight after armed bandits stormed their Foulis, East Coast Demerara home...

Durban Park to become major public venue

President David Granger and Minister of State Joseph Harmon, this afternoon, made a brief stop at Durban Park, where work is on-going to transform...

PM receives Bar Association’s feedback on Code of Conduct

The Guyana Bar Association (GBA) has presented its report to Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo offering comments and suggestions of the proposed code of conduct...

France-bound cocaine package intercepted at CJIA

Ranks of the Police Narcotics Branch at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport, Timehri today intercepted a package containing 2 kilograms 700 grams of cocaine...

UPDATE: Five charged with British teen’s murder

Apart from Aaron Hing, 23, also known as ‘Neutral’ and Staymon George, 24, also called ‘Stayey’ being charged for the murder of British teenager,...

Recent Articles

Hardcopy bills still available – GTT

Even as the company moves towards its e-billing system, the Guyana Telephone Telegraph (GTT) company says the option of receiving a hardcopy format of...

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...