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Monday, July 6, 2020

Keemo Paul stretchered from field after suffering quadriceps injury

West Indies suffered a significant injury blow on the third morning of the third Test in St Lucia, when Keemo Paul, their impressive young...

Another worker infected, 2 treated and discharged

Regional Health Officer (RHO) Dr Vishal Ramjas said that another Guyana Manganese Inc. (GMI) employee was admitted at the Pakera Hospital and is undergoing...

Appeal Court challenge to the GECOM Chairmanship ruling commences

The High Court decision which upheld President’s David Granger unilateral appointment of retired Justice James Patterson as Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM)...

Melanie man accused of trafficking narcotics granted bail

Principal Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus, on Wednesday, granted 41-year-old Richard Pillay bail when he appeared before her at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on a trafficking...

GTI, GITC building foundations for oil and gas sector

The Guyana Technical Institute (GTI) and the Guyana Industrial Training Centre (GITC) are gearing up with a host of training programmes to service the...

2 in custody following suspected murder of handyman

Two persons have been taken into police custody following the discovery of a body this morning at Samatta Point, Grove, East Bank Demerara (EBD). The...

Limited markets available for carbon trading, Norway was an exception – GFC

  Guyana has earned millions of dollars in foreign currency from carbon trading; specifically the millions it earned from the Kingdom of Norway for keeping...

Gender based violence increasing in Guyana, T&T and Jamaica – UN

A senior United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) official Wednesday said that there's a growing problem of gender based violence in Guyana, Jamaica...

Logger charged for ganja cultivation

Fifty-year-old, Don Taylor called “Dajit”, a male logger who was arrested during a drug eradication exercise was earlier today charged for cultivating cannabis plants. It...

Body believed to be that of missing Soesdyke labourer discovered at Kurubrang

…family calls for thorough investigation A partially decomposed body, believed to be that of 42-year old Patrick Vyfhuis of Soesdyke, who went missing a few...

Recent Articles

“My daughter was drugged, raped, murdered; I know that” – Shonette Apple

...Nurse’s family cries for justice By Lakhram Bhagirat The William Gladstone’s quote “Justice delayed is justice denied” seems apt in the case of Nurse Schenise Apple,...

Armed bandits attack Lima Sands Grocery Store

Three armed bandits on Saturday night pounced on a Lima Sands, Essequibo Coast, grocery store however quick thinking by the owner thwarted the robbery. The...

Berbice youth killed during argument over bottle of Guinness 

A 23-year-old man who was stabbed about his body by his drinking buddy during an argument over a bottle of Guinness has succumbed to...

GPHC refutes claims that Lethem teacher contracted COVID-19 at medical facility

The Board of Directors, Administration and staff of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) in a release has refuted claims that 25-year-old Donna Greaves...

Lethem school teacher dies after allegedly contracting COVID-19 at hospital

The Public Health Ministry earlier today confirmed that Guyana has recorded its 15th COVID-19 related death. The latest person to succumb to the virus has...

5000 acres of rice land threatened as Mahaica sea defence breached

More than 5000 acres of rice land at Mahaica, Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) are under threat of saltwater intrusion as new breaches in the sea...

Wanted…

… for fraud Well, look what we have here: the CEO of GECOM – responsible for the sanctity of the votes that’ll install a...

Sanctions on Guyana can affect entire Caricom – former AG

…says electoral fraud not matter just for Guyana …as APNU/AFC chalks up huge debt, runs Guyana’s finances into the ground With persons aligned to the coalition...

16 new COVID-19 cases

The Ministry of Public Health has revealed that 16 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed today. This now brings the total number of COVID-19 cases...

Corentyne woman nabbed with missing baby

Police in Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) has arrested a woman after she was found with a baby, who was reported missing since early...