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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

DEADLY CHASE: Former beauty queen recalls harrowing ordeal being mistakenly pursued by army officer

Former beauty queen Alana Seebarran, in a statement to the Guyana Police Force, has outlined her shocking and harrowing experience of being mistakenly pursued...

BREAKING: Decomposed body found in shallow grave in Berbice – believed to be missing...

The badly decomposed remains of a male was this afternoon discovered in a shallow grave in Alness Village, Corentyne. An INews correspondent in Berbice said...

Drug lord ‘El Chapo’ recaptured after jail break

Law enforcement authorities in Mexico have recaptured drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman, six months after he escaped from a maximum-security jail. In a post...

Berbice bus drivers complain of being under pressure …since introduction of water taxis

Over a dozen bus drivers of the Route 56 Minibus Association today, January 8, 2016, met with Minister of Public Infrastructure David Patterson and...

Gov’t to up ante on TIP

Government, through the Ministry of Social Protection and other agencies working collaboratively, has vowed to up the ante in its efforts to stamp out...

WICB RETAINS 15 PLAYERS FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) in a press release this afternoon has announced that it has retained the following list of players for...

Gastro outbreak detected in Baramita – Public Health Ministry closely monitoring situation

The Ministry of Public Health is closely monitoring the indigenous community of Baramita in Region One, after several cases of vomiting and diarrhoea were...

Jumo to compete in Soca Monarch semis

Jumo ‘Rubber Waist’ Primo was on Thursday confirmed as the 60th artiste to compete in the Soca Monarch semi finals slated for January 17...

Guyana receives $106M from Canada to enhance Criminal Justice System – in Canada’s largest bilateral...

Minister of Legal Affairs and Attorney General, Basil Williams, and Canadian Chargé d’Affaires, Sharmini Poulin, visited the Police Training Centre earlier this afternoon to...

PSC chides SARU for role in money laundering probe – accuses it of operating...

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) said it is alarmed to learn that the State Assets Recovery Unit (SARU) is involved in money laundering investigation...

Recent Articles

CDC probing suspected chemical spill at GNIC Wharf

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) says it is investigating a suspected chemical spill which occurred at the GNIC Wharf, Lombard Street, Georgetown. A team including...

Chemical spill at GNIC Wharf

The Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) wharf has closed its operations following a chemical spill at the facility. It is unclear what the chemical is...

West Indies chase as Shami and Kuldeep return

West Indies won the crucial toss in the decider at Wankhede Stadium, a ground made for chasing T20 totals in the night dew. It...

Soesdyke farmer accused of trafficking 2lbs cannabis granted bail

A 59-year-old farmer, who is accused of trafficking two pounds of cannabis, was on Tuesday released on G$200,000 bail when he appeared at the...

“These drivers need more time in jail” – family of Leonora accident victim

A grieving family is calling on the authorities to impose stiffer penalties on those who drive recklessly. Kempton Carter, the brother of Romel Carter, 39,...

Education Ministry urged to introduce CAPE at other secondary schools

The Education Ministry was on Tuesday challenged by Region Four Regional Chairperson, Genevieve Allen, to introduce Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) at other secondary...

GECOM renews CEO’s contract

Government-nominated Commissioners with support from Chair of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), retired Justice Claudette Singh on Tuesday renewed the contract of the Chief...

Man who admitted to robbing Cop to spend 14 months behind bars

A 20-year-old mechanic, who was recently charged with robbing a cop at gun point, was sentenced to 14 months imprisonment on Tuesday at the...

Essequibo Coast taxi driver nabbed with 2.5kg cocaine

A taxi driver was earlier today (Tuesday) taken into police custody following the discovery of 2.5kilograms of cocaine in a bag that he attempted...

Showtime! West Indies in mega T20I in Mumbai

Reprinted from CWI It is being billed as one of the biggest T20 Internationals of the decade! Our world champions West Indies (Men In...