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Man denied bail for three counts of armed robbery

A resident of Drysdale Street, Georgetown was on Monday remanded to prison by Magistrate Judy Latchman when he appeared before her at the Georgetown...

Lab technician accused of stealing gold placed on $200,000 bail

A lab technician employed by the Guyana Gold Board (GGB) was on Monday released on $200,000 bail by Magistrate Judy Latchman when he appeared...

Man stabbed to death at Santa Mission

A man was tragically stabbed to death moments after an altercation with another at Santa Mission, Kamuni River, Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara) on...

URP condemns attack on Iqbal Rahim

The United Republican Party (URP) has now joined the many voices in condemning the recent violent attack on Iqbal Rahim, a member of the...

Guyana to get trained personnel to detect Zika – Dr Norton

While there has been no indication that transmission of the Zika Virus is widespread in Guyana, Public Health Minister, Dr George Norton has said...

SCENES: McCoy at Court

Former Press and Publicity Officer in the Office of the President under the PPP Government, Kwame McCoy, along with Sean Hinds and Jason Abdulla, made...

PPP slams APNU/AFC Councillors for ‘uncouth’ behaviour at RDC meeting

The recent behaviour displayed by the APNU+AFC Councillors at the statutory meetings of the Regional Democratic Council (RDC) of Region Five has been deemed...

GRA’s Board, senior officers identify priorities at retreat

The Governing Board and Senior Management of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) examined a number of priority areas for 2016 when they met at...

Pension raised for Banks DIH retired employees

By Kristen Macklingam Retired employees who are receiving pension from Banks DIH Limited would be pleased to know that the company has decided it will...

Kwame, Abdulla, Hinds charged for throwing ‘faeces’ on Freddie Kissoon – each granted...

Former Press and Publicity Officer in the Office of the President under the PPP Government, Kwame McCoy, along with Sean Hinds and Jason Abdulla, made...

Recent Articles

Jordan off to India for ‘high level meetings’ with leading banks

High-level discussions are scheduled with top officials of the Bank of Baroda, the Indian government and other financial stakeholders next week. According to the...

Fisherman jailed for wounding drinking buddy

A 25-year-old Albouystown, Georgetown resident was on Thursday sentenced to two years’ imprisonment for maliciously wounding his drinking partner. The sentence was handed down by...

Duo to face trial for murder of Grove man in alleged triangular love affair

Two men who were charged in February 2019 with the murder of a Grove, East Coast Demerara (ECD) man during an alleged triangular love...

Teen to spend 2 years behind bars for illegal gun possession

A 19-year-old of Laing Avenue, West Ruimveldt, Georgetown, who admitted to being in possession of an illegal firearm with matching ammunition was, on Thursday,...

11-yr-old struck down at pedestrian crossing battling for life

By Devina Samaroo An 11-year-old girl is still battling for her life after she was struck down by an allegedly speeding motorcar whilst using a...

Warrican, Cornwall prove lethal as Windies take control of tour match

LUCKNOW, India (CMC) — West Indies spin duo Jomel Warrican and Rahkeem Cornwall exploited friendly conditions to combine for nine wickets as the Caribbean...

Tullow to continue drilling with hope of finding better crude

Following the discovery of oil found at two wells offshore Guyana that is low quality and unprofitable, British company Tullow Oil will continue drillings...

Opposition slams Govt’s mishandling of Troy Resources’ mass employment termination

Approximately 227 workers were terminated by Australian mining company Troy Resources earlier this week, and the Opposition Leader has left no stone unturned as...

AFC seats slashed by 25% in new agreement

A final high-level meeting between coalition partners A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) and Alliance for Change (AFC) on Thursday has resulted in the...

Venezuelan migrants dwelling along EBD riverside to be relocated

Minister of Citizenship, Winston Felix, this morning, said attention will be given to relocating approximately 150 Venezuelan migrants, who are currently residing along the...