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Monday, November 11, 2019

CARICOM Heads of Gov’t Meeting opens today

CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen – Chairman of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), the Hon. Kamla Persad-Bissessar, Prime Minister of Trinidad...

Woman accuses Region 3 REO of fondling her breast

A female officer has accused the Regional Executive Officer of Region 3, Donald Gajraj of fondling one of her breasts. Gajraj was taken into...

One dead, 7 injured in Matthews Ridge accident

Eighteen – year – old Leandre Perez of Port Kaituma died following an accident at Farm End, Matthews Ridge, North West District today, Wednesday...

Guyana/US relations must be premised on non – interference – Pres. Ramotar

President Donald Ramotar has noted that the relationship between the United States and Guyana must be based on mutual respect, understanding and non...

GDF Guardsmen found guilty of murder, sentenced to death by hanging

Three former Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Coast Guardsmen were yesterday, Tuesday July 2 found guilty of murdering Dweive Kant Ramdass and dumping his body...

U.S probing another VISA racket at Georgetown Embassy

The United States (US) is investigating another visa racket, which allegedly involves a Consular Officer. In a statement issued by the United States Embassy in...

23 – Year – old killed by alleged drunk driver

Twenty – Three – year old Sunita Persaud died at the Georgetown Public Hospital yesterday, Sunday June 30, after she was struck down by...

19 – year – old tells Magistrate to shoot him in the head

A man who appeared to be mentally unstable made his first court appearance today before Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry and told the magistrate to...

Iwokrama gets 2M Grant

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Update: GT&T staffer dies, two others injured in accident

The police are investigating a fatal accident which occurred at about 10: 25am yesterday June 18 at 58 Miles, Mabura, and which resulted in...

Recent Articles

113 unclaimed motorcycles to be auctioned

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) will be hosting a public auction to sell 113 unclaimed motorcycles at various stations. In a notice published in the...

National Veterans Commission to be established

President David Granger on Sunday announced the establishment of a National Veterans Commission, a Veterans’ Trust, a Veterans’ Department (located at Base Camp Ayanganna)...

Canje River to be promoted as a tourist destination

Efforts are being made to promote the Canje River located in Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne), as a tourist destination. The Region Six Tourism Committee is...

Region 4 has most uncollected ID cards – GECOM

As the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) seeks to verify the existence of some 20,000 persons who have not uplifted their identification cards over the...

Region 6 runs out of money to purchase fuel

The Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) administration has run out of money to purchase fuel to pump water into the cultivation areas on the Corentyne...

Several vehicles’ fitness revoked

As part of an enforcement exercise aimed at enforcing traffic laws and maintaining law, traffic ranks from the Guyana Police Force swooped down on...

Vashti Mahase tells her story of surviving two abusive relationships

By Lakhram Bhagirat Domestic violence has been an epidemic in Guyana for a number of years, but very few strides have been made in combating...

“The justice system failed us and I feel like I failed my son as...

By Lakhram Bhagirat Just over a week ago, on October 29, Malenie Pierre and her 15-year-old son were sitting in the Juvenile Court as Magistrate...

Govt lack economic vision, policies to boost Private Sector growth – PPP/C Presidential candidate

…tells Govt not be ungrateful to Private Sector Presidential candidate for the People’s Progressive Party (PPP), Dr Irfaan Ali on Friday laid into the Government...

Bandits caught, trashed by residents after robbing hot dog vendor

Two masked bandits were caught and beaten by residents of Cotton Field, Essequibo Coast, after they robbed a hot dog vendor on Friday evening...