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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Do you know this man?…Police seeking public’s help in identifying man found at Hopetown,...

The police are seeking the assistance of the public in identifying a man of East Indian ethnicity who was found in an unconscious state...

2016 Budget …Opposition Leader in support of reduction in taxes

Opposition Leader, Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo has announced that he will support the Government in any decision to reduce taxes, in particular the Value Added...

Florida conference to examine strategic business links with CARICOM, Cuba

A conference to examine the strategic business links between the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) member states, Cuba and the State of Florida is set to...

West Indies umpires participate in exchange programme

Two umpires from the West Indies will participate in a reciprocal Umpire Exchange Program (UEP) with the Bangladesh and England Cricket Boards. West Indian and...

Father of 11 hangs self…after wife threatened to report abuse to police

After suffering years of abuse at the hands of her husband, Sharmilla Singh of lot 17 Dundee Mahaicony, East Coast Demerara (ECD) found her...

Dismembered body of man found at Drill, Mahaicony

The police are currently investigating the discovery of the body of a man found this morning at Drill, Mahaicony, East Coast Demerara (ECD). According to...

Essequibo teen succumbs – after she attempted suicide last weekend

  By Kristen Macklingam The 19-year-old girl from Supenaam in Region Two who was battling for her life at the Suddie Public Hospital after she attempted...

Former GPL Director placed on $1M bail – on ‘fraud’ charges

  Former Director of the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) Inc., Mr Carvil Duncan, was today placed on $1M bail after he made his appearance...

22-yr-old Essequibo miner burnt self to death

Shock waves rippled through the small Amerindian village of St Denys/Tapakuma in Region Two, early this morning when the charred body of 22-year-old Noland...

Teen mom undergoes emergency surgery – says doctors left ‘after birth’ inside of her

Investigations are currently on-going into claims made by an 18-year-old mother that the doctors at a Hospital in Region Two, after recently delivering her...

Recent Articles

‘Hit-and-run’ driver gets bail

A driver allegedly involved in a hit-and-run accident on the Corentyne which claimed the life of a 27-year-old man has been released on bail. Yadesh...

Man charged for attempted execution on ex-cop

One of the men who attempted to execution ex-cop Teon Allen known as "Spoil Child" at East La Penitence, Georgetown was on Tuesday Slapped...

LETTER: Guyanese should refrain from near-sighted temptations that oil wealth will offer

Dear Editor, Two favourite campaign promises are already being bandied about: free education and cash transfers. The former is borne of a desire to fundamentally...

Man slapped with murder charge for setting girlfriend on fire

A 25-year-old man of Sophia, Greater Georgetown this morning appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan where he was not required to plead to the...

Suspect who murdered Meten-Meer-Zorg fisherman arrested

Twenty-year-old Ramesh Ramdeen also called “Braffy”, a fisherman who was on the run after killing his villager was this morning arrested in Parika, East...

Guyana has second most oil discoveries in the world for 2019

By Jarryl Bryan Oil and gas companies throughout the world have discovered over seven billion barrels of oil equivalent for the year 2019, but of...

India’s ‘exceptional ruthlessness’ with bat left us ‘mentally weak’ – Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis will continue to captain South Africa despite overseeing one of their worst Test results since readmission - he sees it as...

Cancer survivors, patients and caregivers receive self-care vouchers

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) in collaboration with partnering companies, has distributed 42 self-care vouchers to cancer survivors, cancer patients and caregivers...

Repairman gets 2 years’ jail for stealing from employer

Uriel Amsterdam was on Monday sentenced to two years’ imprisonment after he confessed to a larceny charge when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’...

Duo busted with 42kg of ganja at Parika charged

The two men of Tuschen New Housing Scheme, East Bank Essequibo (EBE), who were busted with over 42 kilograms of ganja in a motorcar...